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Luby's Cafeteria

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19668 Northwest Fwy, Houston, TX 77065-4074
+1 281-897-0032
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Jacksonville, North Carolina
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I go to Houston twice a year. Everytime I go visit Lubby's at least twice in the week before leaving. I love the cafeteria style because I can choose whatever and how much I want. I always vist the one on Greens Rd. It is near my hotel and my meeting places. It is always full for lunch. The food... More 

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Thank 307tayl0r
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Went there by myself after gym. My children don't like this restaurant. They said old and behind modern cuisine. But they improve a lot in selection. They add Asian cooking. The most important part is I can pick up the dishes I like.

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Thank Monica9080
Humble, Texas
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180 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

Had lunch ( Luann Platter ), the food and service was good, restaurant was clean. The waitress was attentive and asked often if I needed a refill or anything . My only complaint I have about Luby's is the lack of consistent pricing, you go to one and you can get roast beef on a Luann but go to another... More 

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Thank BBtraveler19806
Houston, Texas
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288 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2015 via mobile

Never go here for breakfast. Worst breakfast ever. The pancakes were horrible. The eggs... just awful. Go to, and this is going to sound bad, IHOP or Dennys. Lunch is ok. Not into frozen food.

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Thank survivor5804
Houston, Texas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

First visit here and they had a great variety, but some of the food looked a bit dry and old. The liver was a tad cold however the sides were pretty good. The staff and service was good and they were very friendly and helpful.

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Thank AnB_4ever
Houston, Texas
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118 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2015

This is the Luby's we visit most often. Food is generally well-presented, at good warm-hot temperature, utensils & glasses clean, table service good. I say with an asterisk because overall I believe Luby's quality is much lower than it used to be. They don't have enough food line servers and all of the workers seem to be much more pressured... More 

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Thank BeBe_Bon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2015

I went to Luby's twice at lunch time two days in a row!! I must say at first I didn't wanna go because Luby's food usually don't have a taste to me. But to my surprise the fried cabbage was delicious so was the chopped steak,onions and the mac & cheese the roll and omg the chocolate cake was sooo... More 

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Thank Cassandra H
Houston Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2015

Not sure why, but my eyes were always bigger then my appetite. Most dishes were ok, most of the time, but occasionally something was off, but a return was never an issue. A good place for any meals and often had specials at a great price. A no miss if your hungry

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Thank BahtMan
Bastrop
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2015

I ordered one of the only non-fried things on the menu - the grilled chicken breast. It was HUGE and very moist and tasty. The beans and broccoli were excellent as well. The lady who checked me out at the end was very friendly and chatty and asked if I needed utensils (which I did). Overall, high quality and healthy... More 

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Thank Judy J
Fairhope, Alabama
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2015

Got my dose of Texas Cookin' on a recent visit to Houston. Nothing like chicken fried steak with white gravy and jalapeno cornbread. You can eat "healthy" here, but with traditional fare so much more palatable, why? Diet tomorrow someplace else.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19668 Northwest Fwy, Houston, TX 77065-4074
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 281-897-0032

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?