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Green Frog Restaurant

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420 N Main St, Jacksboro, TX 76458-1730
+1 940-567-5711
06:00 - 21:00
Open now
All hours
Thu 18:00 - 14:30
Fri 06:00 - 21:00
Sat - Wed 06:00 - 14:30
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Wichita Falls
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just ate there for first time over the weekend-. They had a small, but terrific buffet with fried chicken, meatloaf, salads, & desserts. Can also order off the menu. Not much to the outside, but inside are friendly faces & good food..

Thank las5
Fort Worth, Texas
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

I admit it. I did not want to eat here but it sounded good to my skinny husband and so I said yes. We were camped at Fort Richardson and came into town (right around the corner) for the day. Yes the salad was iceberg and the pea salad needed frozen green peas instead of canned, plus some seasoning. But... More 

Thank bandhtravels
Lake Creek, Texas
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Visited for breakfast rather than cook in the rain at the park. Service was fast & friendly. Coffee was good as was the food. Good prices.

Thank CM3436
Fort Worth, Texas
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88 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

We stopped by the Green Frog for lunch before visiting the nearby Fort Richardson State Park. The Sunday buffet was great, the Pork Loin was seasoned just perfectly, and they had both fried chicken and chicken fried chicken available. There was enough other choices on the buffet for all, along with several desert choices. They also have a menu to... More 

Thank cillaron
Austin, Texas
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75 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

While visiting the Jacksboro area, we happened upon the Green Frog for breakfast. It has a short, basic menu that is no frills. Their white gravy is flavorful and their egg club is a solid choice. There were 6 people in the restaurant when we were there and it took about 20 minutes to receive our order. Not great, but... More 

Thank JenRaVo
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57 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Not much to look at outside or inside but the food is amazing. You can't go wrong if all the locals eat there. On the day we were there you could order off the menu or from the buffet. They had the traditional salad bar, then chicken fried steak with all the fixins or chicken tenders (that were amazing). Deserts... More 

Thank Georgefr
Texas City, Texas, United States
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49 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped here after leaving Fort Richardson State Park headed north to Amarillo. I highly recommend this place if you are ever in Jacksboro. Had a great little buffet with fresh salad, great fried pork chops and chicken fried steak. Fresh veggies too! Staff was friendly and prompt service even though busy.

Thank Jonathan H
Stephenville, Texas
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169 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

My whole crew loved this place. Food was tasty and great buffet selection. Lots of history in the restaurant. My parents ate there on their honeymoon in 1951.

Thank Paul G
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154 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

The first thing that impressed me were the people that worked there were very friendly. The food was terrific. The hot rolls were like my mother or aunt would make soft and flavorful. They had three different meat, Chicken Fried Steak, Fried Fish and BBQ0 Sausage. It was all good. A large selections of salads and vegetables to go along... More 

Thank Gillum S
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177 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

I ate her a couple of times in high school because it's where my coach liked to stop, and the last time I stopped in was because of the trainer my work brought in. I don't know what it is about this place but every time, and I mean every time, I've eaten here everyone in the group has ended... More 

Thank Cary V
Sarah C, Owner at Green Frog Restaurant, responded to this review

I'm so sorry you and your groups have had bad experiences. Do you know of any one thing the whole group would have eaten the same time? I wish you would have called at the time of the incident so we could investigate and remove the problem when it occurred. My husband and I have been owners for 6 years... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 420 N Main St, Jacksboro, TX 76458-1730
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Jacksboro
  • Phone Number: +1 940-567-5711

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