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Pickett House Restaurant

Hwy 190 W, Woodville, TX 75979
+1 409-283-3371
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“dumplings” (23 reviews)
“greens” (26 reviews)
“biscuits” (15 reviews)
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$$ - $$$
Hwy 190 W, Woodville, TX 75979
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Actually just passing near. Someone had recommended it so we mapped it. OMG! Such good country cooking! Perfectly happy with the simple atmosphere. Service of offerings of seconds were plentiful. We did get there when they were just opening. First there. Food was brought out...More

Thank Lisa A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dinner is served family style....very good chicken and dumplings and biscuits..You pay as you go in and you eat until you are full.....fresh cooked greens and cobbler for dessert

Thank leecH6688MM
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wife and I have been eating here over 30 yrs. Menu always the same, fried chicken-mashed tators & gravy beans-chicken & dumplings-greens-rolls & corn bread- beets- slaw-Tea and peach cobbler for dessert. Everyone working there are very friendly. When you get thru eating the Heritage...More

Thank Johnny O
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

What an unexpected treat! Passing through Woodville and found this on trip advisor. It's at the heritage village so in a beautiful setting. Fried chicken and peach cobbler are outstanding. All else is good. They have a set menu served family style. Service is quick...More

Thank Datsunguy
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Had lunch here with some friends. They bring you the food and it's family style: fried chicken, chicken and dumplings, greens, mashed potatoes and gravy, navy beans and biscuits. All the food was good but the mashed potatoes were not hot, just lukewarm. It's all...More

Thank TravelIntl
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Just had a wonderful lunch at the Pickett House restaurant today. My wife and I haven't been there in probably 25 years! It is still the same as it was. Great food and a very clean, pleasant eating atmosphere. The food is freshly prepared and...More

Thank ILikeStCroix
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

The chicken was just like momma's. Everything was served family style and it was all you can eat. I thought the greens were a tad on the salty side, but that's probably just my personal preference. The rolls, mashed potatoes, and beans were all good....More

Thank Janice V
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

This is a buffet restaurant, but, it's always the same food, the food is brought to your table, fried chicken, chicken n dumplings, greens, potatoes. Their lemonade is great, you make your own drinks, even has buttermilk on ice. Has a museum on site, I've...More

Thank fairg
Reviewed 17 February 2017

When we entered, my wife went wild about all the old posters and signs, and the old displayed items. This was even before we were seated. As soon as we got to our table, the wait staff was there with the bowls of food. Then...More

Thank horseslady
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped in to see the old village. The museum staff recommended the adjacent restaurant. The restaurant served family style and we sat with some retired locals. They eat their frequently. This was nice as they knew the system and service is lacking. It is all...More

Thank Craig S
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Debbie S
Do you need to make a reservation? We are looking at coming on a Sunday.
18 February 2016|
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Response from Tommy1of10 | Reviewed this property |
There were 15 in our group and we did not have reservations, so no you do not.
How much is the lunch?
28 February 2015|
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Response from Junebug15 | Reviewed this property |
$10.99 all you can eat. They bring out dishes of just about everything... and if you want more, just ask and they will bring it to your table. Be sure to clean your table when you leave.. We thought the food was very... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hwy 190 W, Woodville, TX 75979
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Woodville
  • Phone Number: +1 409-283-3371
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