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Hester's Cafe & Coffee Shop

1714 S Alameda St, Corpus Christi, TX 78404-2931
+1 361-885-0558
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (29 reviews)
“quiche” (27 reviews)
“paninis” (7 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1714 S Alameda St, Corpus Christi, TX 78404-2931
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This restaurant is soooo good. In a town with a 1000 different breakfast taco places it is a pleasant change to eat breakfast with forward thinking menu items. The breakfast and brunch menu items are all fantastic and the bakery items are to die for......More

Thank Trevor S
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were two couples who went to Hester's for breakfast. The first thing that we saw was a bakery case which was full of so many temptations, it was hard to drag our eyes away to read the menu. Luckily we did, because the food...More

Thank nannyg264
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every location has great food & service. The food is scrumptious. Haven't had a bad dish, yet. Go see for yourself....

Thank Tamara E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great lunch menu. Fabulous desserts. Healthy food options. I even enjoyed their hot caramel latte, which I took to go.

Thank christyc4
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We walk over for lunch twice from the convention center, it's an easy walk and this is a delightful place for lunch. I had two different sandwiches and both were absolutely fantastic, the tortilla soup was yummy, the next day was a cream of poblano...More

Thank BeachbumAggie
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

I eat here often. The food is always good and the view over the water is spectacular. I highly recommend them.

Thank bootpeddler
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Hester’s never disappoints. I’ve dined at several locations and all are great!! I love their omelets for breakfast and the Swinney Switch Salad is always great at lunch.

Thank darcyschroeder11
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Clean, friendly and wonderful food. I ate there today and do so at least once a week. I love this restaurant! The food is homemade and always fresh. The portions are big and the atmosphere is very pleasant and unique. It is a very charming...More

Thank Vacationer774740
Reviewed 2 October 2018

This place has very tasty breakfasts and lunches!! There is something for everyone! We enjoy their Chicken Tortilla Soup and their quiche! Absolutely the best in town!!

Thank Sally M
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Every time that I visit Corpus Christi I try to have lunch or breakfast at Hester’s. The food is delicious and the ambiance is very cozy. Omelettes, sandwiches, salads, everything that I had try has been delicious.

Thank GerardoGonzalez
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Denise W
22 December 2016|
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Response from Textraveler2013 | Reviewed this property |
They had whole pies displayed! Might be worth a call!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1714 S Alameda St, Corpus Christi, TX 78404-2931
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Corpus Christi
  • Phone Number: +1 361-885-0558
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