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Jay Cafe

16634 Texas 36, Needville, TX
+1 979-793-7900
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pies” (27 reviews)
“peach cobbler” (9 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
16634 Texas 36, Needville, TX
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was lunch time and we were in the area, so it looked like a good place to get a decent meal. The waitress was friendly and efficient, the food was good, and the prices were fair. I will stop again.

Thank BobShelton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great little local place with attentive service, excellent food and pies to die for. Buy a whole pie to take home.

Thank oldxrayguy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We dropped in after a basketball tournament during the busy weekend lunch hour with a party of 25. They were awesome - figured out how to accommodate us, great service. Everyone liked their food - burgers, salads, green beans with bacon, fried okra, yum. The...More

Thank Laurie M
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Well, after passing Jay Cafe many times on our way to rodeos or on our return home we finally had the opportunity to stop. There was plenty of parking for our RV and horse trailer. When you first walk in there is a gift shop...More

Thank rvmcconkey
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Revisited this place a few more times and their turkey and dressing is so good! And they have a huge, oh so good chicken fried steak!

Thank humbyrd8
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We live In Conroe, TX. and always try to eat at Jay's Cafe when we come to Bay City, TX. The food is excellent. The manager, Joey, is very friendly and sees that everything is to our satisfaction. We happened to luck out and have...More

Thank moonchild1943
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Food is always delicious! The desserts are to-die-for! The food alone is worth the drive out to the country; however, the service is hit & miss. Most often, it's a miss.

Thank DianaL133
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

This place has great Country food and desserts. The waitresses are very nice. The homemade jalapeño cheese buns for sandwiches are terrific. Love their burgers and their breakfasts. Jalapeño poppers are the best I have ever had. The hand spun milkshakes are terrific and so...More

Thank MatagordaGal774
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We have no reason to ever cross the river to go to Sugar Land when we have place like this. Ok, Sugar Land the food and pies are worth the drive.

Thank RKHood
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Relative wanted to go here for dinner so off we went. Parking lot full of water and mud inside our car is a mess. We was seated as soon as we walked in. Placed a drink order and then our order. I had chicken tenders...More

Thank Roadsofa
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16634 Texas 36, Needville, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Needville
  • Phone Number: +1 979-793-7900
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