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Clear Springs Cafe

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6519 S Broadway Ave, Tyler, TX 75703-4668
+1 903-561-0700
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Always love to come here. The food is fresh & the service is great. We ate here for my birthday & I had a coupon for a free dessert & $5 off our meal. They honored both of them. Our waitress, Tiffany, was great. She checked on us often & kept our coffee cups filled.

Thank Sjssmith57
Tyler, Texas
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Some friends and I met for dinner and we had a great time, our waitress was so nice and efficient, the food was excellent and the portions were massive.

Thank Kelli1970
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

That's right. A seafood joint with an excellent burger. Seafood and chicken dishes were delish along with great service in a chill atmosphere

Thank isaiah1302
Tyler, Texas
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

My wife and I have eaten here many times and usually take any visitors from out of town. They offer a good variety and we feel the value is better than most.

Thank THC149
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43 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

In Tyler for business and taken here for salmon in lieu of my usual vegetarian fare. Probably should have had the catfish. Asked for Cajun-spiced salmon; served a blackened filet with a tub of sweet jalapeño pepper jelly. Place was busy, I was hungry, I didn't send it back. Pinto and green bean sides were served barely warm. Hush puppies... More 

Thank Susan W
Whitehouse, Texas
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53 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

I know this is a seafood restaurant but I don't think you can beat the chicken fried steak and the pile of onion rings. We have ate here many times and enjoyed each time. We brought a friend for her birthday and it was her first time. She had always passed it up because her family are not big fish... More 

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Harrisonburg, Virginia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

So, maybe I didn't choose the right meal. I had skinny tacos, because I wanted the avocado and corn tortilla. The fish was good, but on the small side. The broccoli was good; rice, pretty sure it was not mixed inhouse, probably packaged mixture. Also had gumbo. Shrimp were on small side and not much sausage. Good but not outstanding.... More 

Thank M P
United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We wanted some good seafood - and stopped for a late lunch - so, ordinarily, some places would be "off their game", or you would have a long wait for your food. Not here! We both had the Little Buddy. It is a fish/shrimp combo and plenty of food- and was delicious. On one order we substituted their famous onion... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Always enjoy Clear Springs! Excellent / consistent Fried Catfish, Shrimp, great Green Beans and fantastic Onion Rings.... at customer friendly prices. We are regular visitors to Clear Springs!

Thank Travel80
Arlington, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Clear Springs Cafe catered a lunch for our conference (located at the the Hampton Inn South Tyler - Great place). Our lunch consisted of grilled chicken breast (fantastic and moist), grilled bacon wrapped shrimp with a slice of jalapeno, green beans with bacon and potato salad. The shrimp was fabulous, would highly recommend this! The individuals who came and catered... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 18
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6519 S Broadway Ave, Tyler, TX 75703-4668
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Tyler
  • Phone Number: +1 903-561-0700
Clear Springs Seafood Restaurant is a standout. An authentic restaurant located on Broadway. Clear Springs serves up a variety of western specialties including delicious seafood, steaks and hearty burgers. Don't forget about our World Famous Onion Rings.

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