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Taste of Home

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302 N Ballard Ave, Wylie, TX 75098-4471
+1 972-442-9797
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07:00 - 20:30
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Sun 07:00 - 14:30
Tue - Thu 07:00 - 20:30
Fri - Sat 07:00 - 21:00
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

The food is great! Employees are friendly. Most of the time the service is very prompt. Chicken salad is really good for restaurant chicken salad! Why not a 5? The coke is always watered down and tastes like RC. And sometimes you have to wait to check out! But it's one of our fav places for lunch!

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Thank Jomamastamps
Commerce, Texas
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110 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

A Taste of Home is a little more upscale than some of the other restaurants in downtown Wylie. The restaurant is in an old home that appears to have the original hardwood floors (with accompanying creaks), and the decor is tastefully understated. They offer an excellent breakfast menu with good service and little or no waiting.

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Thank rebeccacharlene
San Antonio, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

It's a tea room really - or was last time I was in. Had lunch and it was excellent as was the service. But, visiting a friend, so did not eat out much.

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Thank SASUNSHINE65
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Really sweet little restaurant that does home-style food the way you'd want it with plenty on the menu. Very friendly and quick service.

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Thank John T
Wylie, Texas
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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Have been there several times. I like their breakfast but prefer their dinner. Chicken Fried Steak and/or Chicken are both good.

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Thank texgun
Garland, Texas
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34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Celebrated my mom's 94th birthday and they put us is a separate room, which was great since we had a couple of young kids. The service was outstanding and the food very good. Instead of handing us a menu for desert, she, with drama, described each one. I had been here before with a friend for breakfast and again not... More 

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Thank Marlene K
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Went for Sunday breakfast. While it was very busy service has quick and friendly. The food was very good, eggs just the way I like them

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Thank Pad601
dallas texas
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

Just tried this restaurant this morning. The atmosphere is pretty cute. It is in a converted older cottage in downtown Wylie. However, it is a bit rundown and could use at the very least a fresh coat of paint. Our server was Fantastic! The coffee and the orange juice were very good. I had the deluxe breakfast plate with 2... More 

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Plano, TX
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Good food in a lovely setting of antiques. Good menu selections. Chicken tenders were tender and moist and light, tasty breading. Enjoyed the sweet potato fries. Will return to check other menu selections, including good looking desserts. Staff friendly and helpful. Tammy pushed our wheelchair up the long ramp for us.

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Thank dleatx
Austin, Texas
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57 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

I have only eaten breakfast here, but I would highly recommend it. The food is great and they have lots of options. The interior is also really well done. This is a great place to come and relax or for a fun date.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12 - US$25
Cuisine
American, Healthy
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 14:30
Tuesday
07:00 - 20:30
Wednesday
07:00 - 20:30
Thursday
07:00 - 20:30
Friday
07:00 - 21:00
Saturday
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 302 N Ballard Ave, Wylie, TX 75098-4471
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Wylie
  • Phone Number: +1 972-442-9797
Description
We're Wylie's "Destination Hot Spot" for Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner. Where great food meets atmosphere! Our breakfast is served from 7:00am - 2:30pm with our Lunch & Dinner menu available from 11:00am - close. We offer Texas Wines & Cold Beer! Catering is also available. We were awarded Business of the Year for 2013 by the Wylie Chamber of Commerce as well as being voted Best Sandwich (chicken salad), Best Dessert & Healthiest Restaurant in The Wylie News' readers poll. We're known for our Chicken Salad, Quiche, Eggs Benedict, Pancakes, Baked Potato Soup, Pecan Pie Cobbler, Bold Coffee, etc... We offer weekday "Business Lunch Delivery" from 10:30am - 1:30pm. Special Event Area available for up to 38 guests. We offer periodic Dinner by Candlelight reservation only events as well as Little Girl's Dress-Up Tea Parties. We're privileged to be a part of so many memorable customer experiences from wedding rehearsal dinners & receptions, bridal & baby showers, birthday & holiday parties, reunions & graduation parties, Christening celebrations & business gatherings. A family owned & operated restaurant.

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