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Chef Point Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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5901 Watauga Rd, Watauga, TX 76148-3145
+1 817-656-0080
11:00 - 21:00
Closed now
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Sun 10:00 - 20:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 07:00 - 22:00
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Fort Worth, Texas
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58 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I went to Chef Point today to treat myself on my birthday. I ended up leaving without ordering a meal. It will be a while before I'll be back. This was my third or fourth visit. I moved to this area 6 months ago and noticed Chef Point on Google Maps. Coworkers raved about the place, and I came as... More 

Thank Michael H
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wasn't quite sure if we were at the right place. Gas pumps and convenient store front threw us for a loop. Absolute best bloody mary I've had in a while. Great little hidden gym.

Thank Cameron F
North Richland Hills, Texas
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404 reviews
216 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This used to be my favorite place to eat and I cannot begin to tell you how many out of town guests I've taken or directed there for a great meal and a great experience. We recently had some out of town associates fly down here to attend a meeting and I took them to Chef Pointe. When we got... More 

2 Thank c685710
Bandera, Texas
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103 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chased this place down after an internet search for local restaurants that had been featured on TV. A review said a former gas station converted to a restaurant - you can still buy gas there - but cash only. As you enter it looks like you are going into a normal C-Store. A desk/counter to the right and on the... More 

1 Thank Ray S
Saint Louis, Missouri
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My kids moved to the Dallas area over two years ago, and we have been talking about going to this place every time we come into town for a visit. Last Friday we finally made it. Let me start by saying if you didn't have a GPS you would definitely miss it, small sign over door way, however there are... More 

1 Thank bamah
Waldport, Oregon
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25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

I don't think I savor the experience like others do. Pricy food in a blue collar atmosphere. I guess it's supposed to be cool, but I thought it felt overpriced.

Thank Trevor5
Grand Prairie, Texas, United States
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411 reviews
234 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

We went on a Thursday evening and expected it to be full of people. It was actually not packed at all! We were seated right away. The staff were friendly and kept up with refilling out drinks/clearing out table. The menu has lots of good stuff. A few of the things that are listed on the menu connected to this... More 

Thank Tirzah D
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Worst meal after 2nd chance to fix it. Fish overcooked and dry; covered with awful sauce. Increase in meal price after had vegetables and left off crabmeat. Second time at restaurant to give them another chance. I will not return. And will agree with reviews from friends in area - not a good restaurant.

Thank ls32606
Dallas, Texas
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180 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017

Went for lunch after a long abscence to check it out. We were slightly disappointed on the lunch. We had the mussels for an appetizer, that were quite good but we were not offered any bread to go with this dish. We asked the waitress about this and she did not know that you normally have bread or frites with... More 

Thank quicktraveler91
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

One of the finest restaurants in the world. Travel anywhere you wish their chicken piccata can't be beat.

1 Thank chickenshack4ever

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5901 Watauga Rd, Watauga, TX 76148-3145
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Watauga
  • Phone Number: +1 817-656-0080
Five Star Food in a gas station. Featured on Food Networks Diners Drive-ins and dive, Paula Deen Magazine, CNN, New York Times and many others.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?