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Ballard Street Cafe & Grill

112 N Ballard Ave, Wylie, TX 75098-4467
+1 972-442-0453
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
4 days ago
“Great breakfast, lunch or dinner”
2 weeks ago
“Neat Little Cafe”
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American, Cafe, Diner
112 N Ballard Ave, Wylie, TX 75098-4467
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Reviewed 4 days ago

If you want some down-home cooking with the friendliest wait staff around this is the place to go! The ambience of small town America, inside and out (after all, you're on the main street of downtown Wylie) will leave you determined to turn your best...More

Thank darlin1963
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This neat little cafe sits in the heart of historic downtown Wylie, Texas. The restaurant has wooden floors, exposed brick walls, and a small counter with stools in the dining room. The food is traditional home style with everything from meatloaf, burgers, and chicken fried...More

Thank crftexas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I always enjoy getting this breakfast platter. Have had similar at another place in Wylie and this one is the better value. 7.69 hard to beat price for all you get. People are down right friendly and take care of your needs. Always a great...More

Thank Steven P
Reviewed 14 March 2017

How can you go wrong with a small town, downtown cafe? We like their breakfast food the best, but everything is awesome. It's the closest thing to eating at home, with grandma at the stove. The portions are perfect, and there are plenty of items...More

Thank beancntr4u
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Cute decor and fast friendly service. The food was out very quickly. All homemade and fresh. I had the grilled chicken sandwich which comes coveted in cheese and sautéed mushrooms (plus fresh decent lettuce and tomato) with a side of more sautéed mushrooms...quite yummy and...More

Thank Melissa A
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

The food was just ok, nothing to really brag about but the service and atmosphere is good. The wait staff was very friendly.

Thank ericasinclaire
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Great atmosphere in downtown Wylie, TX. Friendly people with good service and love the home cook'in! My favorite is the brunch where you can get breakfast or lunch. The high school football teams always do a big team meal here the day before a big...More

Thank Vonda B
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This cafe has great comfort food :) The service is excellent and the atmosphere is very home-y... like a cafe should be! The best part is breakfast is served all day!

Reviewed 18 January 2017

I have lived in Wylie, TX for 7 years now, and I love this place! The food is great and the owners are awesome. Their Wait Staff is so friendly and accommodating, you will feel like you are sitting at your grandma's table!!!

Thank sheilawalker2016
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Smack in the middle of old town Wylie, the food served here is like your grandmother used to make from scratch. The menu is totally flexible and will stretch your imagination on how many ways to mix and match eggs, meat, biscuits, hash browns and...More

Thank precastman
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 20:30
06:00 - 20:30
06:00 - 20:30
06:00 - 20:30
06:00 - 20:30
06:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 N Ballard Ave, Wylie, TX 75098-4467
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Wylie
  • Phone Number: +1 972-442-0453
  • E-mail