The cafe is open 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. seven days a week. The place looks like a little dump with a gravel parking lot, but inside is like Wonka's Chocolate Factory. Restaurant does serve beer, Shiners is a Texas favorite. This is all Texas Bob could eat and I just pick at the very good fries. Food was pretty good, they have homemade fries and mashed potatoes. 119 Grant Ave, Strawn, TX 76475 I can say for certain it won't be take as long for me to go back! to wrap around the ketchup to handle it but to no avail. Strictly ok, thin, over battered, greasy. So much had to take some home with me ! They took ketchup off one table and plopped it on another. heard a-lot bout it. I've driven a lot miles and eaten a lot cheeseburgers in Texas. There were men at the front door peddling candles and candy with no masks on, too. How ignorant of them. I was waddling out for sure! Mary's Cafe, 119 Grant Ave., is on the right; 254-672-5741. for take out orders only, she then moved to us the back, set down and waited and waited and waited, several people came in sat down and were waited on, in the mean time the table we were moved from two men sat there and was waited on got their drinks and their order. The lady running the cash register and seating customers was none other than Mary, the cafe owner. Good flavor though . The waitress was over worked and the bus boys were running their legs off, but we never lacked for service. There was about a 10 min wait to be seated and another 30 mins to get our food. Very good food. Ordered the chicken fried steak and friend ordered fried oysters and shrimp. It was so good. Mary's Cafe is on State Highway 16 (exit 361 to Strawn) off Interstate 20 about 50 miles west of Weatherford. We kept our masks on until our food came. Never had a long wait! There were three chicken fried steaks on a plate with a side of salad. Very disappointing. I ate until I couldn't. Please check with the restaurant directly. Then the gravy came in its own giant bowl. Get quick answers from Mary's Cafe staff and past visitors. Suggest an Edit Update menu, Zim's Farmers Market & Cafe - 10990 TX-16 S, Strawn, The SmokeStack Restaurant - 239 Private Rd 741, Mingus, New York Hill Restaurant - 292 Co Rd 107, Mingus, Zim's Farmers Market & Cafe - 10990 TX-16 S, Beneventi's Italian Restaurant - 209 S Mingus Blvd. more, W. K. Gordon Center for Industrial History of Texas. People Go Crazy For The Chicken Fried Steak At Mary’s Cafe, A Small Town Texas Eatery. Mary's Cafe Strawn, Texas. Knowing her reputation for large portions, I determined to find out for myself just how large the Large CFS could be, Well it's about three pounds of CFS...that is so tender you can cut it with a fork. She has this all down to a science. I was waddling out for sure! I'm pretty sure that's not Mary on the post...? Well. Mary's is an old add on, add on building, in an out of the way place, but it's clean and service is great. Are you sure you want to delete this answer? If you're traveling down I-20 near Strawn, Tx it's worth the trip. I’m giving them 3 stars only because not one single person wore a mask. View the online menu of Marys Cafe and other restaurants in Strawn, Texas. They have a saying there. Search for other Coffee Shops in Strawn on The Real Yellow Pages®. They have a saying there. We saw someone else order a...burger and it was literally the biggest I’ve ever seen..., 2 pounds!More, I have heard about this little restaurant for nearly 25 years. I can say for certain it won't be take as long for me to go back!More. Ordering from the Menu at Mary's Cafe. If you are a resident of another country or region, please select the appropriate version of Tripadvisor for your country or region in the drop-down menu. It is a hot bed of germs. It is located in your quintessential Texas ghosttown (Strawn TX) about an hour west of Fort Worth. Ask before you order. 337 reviews #1 of 1 Restaurant in Strawn $$ - $$$ American Southwestern Cafe 119 Grant Ave, Strawn, TX 76463 +1 254-672-5741 + Add website Open now : 11:00 AM - 9:30 PM I used a paper napkin...to wrap around the ketchup to handle it but to no avail. Browse Lot of money for lunch, but I walked knowing I got my dollars worth of CFS for several meals at home with the wife. Are you sure you want to delete this question? Sent it back and ordered cf steak. I highly recommend eating here. Salad is shredded, soggy lettuce. A two-lane, blacktop road leads into town, past Mount Marion Cemetery. The waitress was over worked and the bus boys were running their legs off, but we never lacked for service. Cost including tax came to $21.60. It was so good. It closes on Thanksgiving and Christmas. Cost including tax came to $21.60. Pick ups crowded around Mary's Cafe. We still can’t get over the shock of seeing our food...come to the table.More, Drove out (about an hour) from Weatherford after church last Sunday. Plus your choice of potato (fries, baked or mashed) and a fresh lettuce and tomato salad, and a large bowl of cream gravy. We kept our masks on until our food came. Do not bother with the oysters and shrimp, I won't even waste my time explaining how bad. Mary's Cafe is definitely a haul, but worth every drop of gasoline no matter what the cost. What we got was more than the 2 of us could eat. The potatoes were not mashed a s they were described. The lady running the cash register and seating customers was none other than Mary, the cafe owner. After a great deal of backtracking this is where my husband and I contracted COVID 19. While it was definitely good I’ve had better. Lot of money for lunch, but I walked knowing I got my dollars worth of CFS for several meals at home with the wife. The medium was plenty for me and my husband to share. View the menu for Mary's Cafe and restaurants in Strawn, TX. There were three chicken fried steaks on a plate with a side of salad. Beware and wear your mask! So much had to take some home with me ! In a bowl next to the plate was probably 3 pounds of mashed potatoes! No batter to it and rubbery. I'm a truck driver and if any truck driver can see this ! Come on! Then the gravy came in its own giant bowl. The CFS is cooked on a flat-top, not deep fried so the crunch is not there, but pleasing just the same. Try it, I think you'll like it.More, The food was really good. Ordered Chicken fried Chicken, with a huge portion of mashed potatoes and...gravy, and a little salad. Baked potato was over cooked and brown on the inside. Hours: while we waited.. Now what I don't under stand is why we had to move 2nd why we were just ignored, I mean it was obvious , we were not rude, I know we were not locals but still don't like to be treated this way.. WILL NEVER GO THERE AGAIN ATMOSPHERE WAS HORRIBLE , Nearly ruin a Sunday but we backed tracked to the Smokestack Restaurant at Mile Marker 367 was treated super , great food, and they got a big tip.. burger and it was literally the biggest I’ve ever seen..., 2 pounds! I ate until I couldn't. The food service took an hour so we here sitting there a long time. 337 reviews #1 of 1 Restaurant in Strawn $$ - $$$ American Southwestern Cafe 119 Grant Ave, Strawn, TX 76463 +1 254-672-5741 + Add website Closed now : See all hours Get reviews, hours, directions, coupons and more for Mary's Cafe at 119 Grant Ave, Strawn, TX 76475. Back then, Mary barely spoke any English and was missing her homeland "Vietnamese" cuisine, but she learned how to love cooking good ole southern food. It's Take' out time.......................... that is so tender you can cut it with a fork.