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Whistle Stop Cafe

166 N Main St, Van Alstyne, TX 75495-9700
+1 903-482-4207
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good42%
  • Average0%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“catfish” (2 reviews)
“cheeseburger” (2 reviews)
“hush puppies” (2 reviews)
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American, Cafe
$$ - $$$
166 N Main St, Van Alstyne, TX 75495-9700
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Reviewed 27 January 2018

A Mexican food place is now in the building, bought a few of Whistle Stop's recipes. Not the same. The friendly, cozy hometown atmosphere that was Whistle Stop is gone. Food less than average.

Thank GayleTX
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Closed because of family illness. New owners are putting in an Arroyo's Mexican food restaurant, but have bought some of Whistle Stop's recipes, though.

Thank GayleTX
Reviewed 27 May 2017

After a trip to Cannon, we stopped in at the Whistlestop Cafe in Van Alystne. My daughter and I got the catfish plate. My plate had french fries and cole slaw with two homemade hush puppies. The catfish and cole slaw was very tasty. The...More

Thank johnniemaxine
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Nothing fancy but great home cooked food and cute young ladies ready to help with food selections. Only complaint was that they ran out of both desserts we had chosen and chocolate lasagne was just so-so...recommendation: order dessert first!

Thank Ca Lyn J
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

This restaurant should be rated #1 and not #2. Excellent food!! Good price and even better service. We had the chopped steak with acorn squash and fried okra; cheeseburger; and philly steak sandwich with sweet potato fries. The acorn squash was amazing. Definitely recommend the...More

Thank Neucere
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

We ordered the specials. I had catfish, fries, hush puppies and cobbler. My husband ordered citrus chicken , salad, with cream potatoes and choc sheet cake. They call them cream potatoes but it's cubed potatoes with a cream sauce and cheese. The fish was great!...More

Thank Kelley M
Reviewed 9 December 2016

The Meatloaf is awesome. The salad with Strawberries, chicken etc... also great. The hamburgers are amazing...Pecan pie all very tasty ******. Really good food and friendly people. They are always very accomodating, have WiFi... the list goes on. Highly recommend it. Brought my wife and...More

Thank jleising
Reviewed 1 December 2016

used a restaurant.com certificate, but will be back no matter what. fried pickles were a tad on the greasy side, but still good. fried chicken breast was tender and juicy. the kale and bacon side is great!!!!! fried green tomatoes look like previously frozen, but...More

Thank mark007103
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

yes sir, it's good. we stopped by after church about 130 or so and what a surprise! definitely be back. had the spaghetti squash casserole and it was great. fried green tomatoes, yep mmmmmmmm

Reviewed 8 September 2016

This is great place to eat. As you walk in you are greeted warmly and with smiles. The menu has some healthy options that we thought were great. However, our favorite was the chicken fried steak without gravy and the fresh green beans. The homemade...More

1  Thank ReadingRoseBud
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
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Open Hours
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 166 N Main St, Van Alstyne, TX 75495-9700
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Van Alstyne
  • Phone Number: +1 903-482-4207
Arroyo's Whistle Stop for authentic Mexican and American homemade meals. Arroyo's es un restaurante autentico que hace platillos estilo mexicano.
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