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Yale Street Grill

2100 Yale St. Houston, TX 77008 | Heights | 713-861-3113
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Take a step back to 1923 and enter one of the oldest remaining diners in the city - Yale Street Grill, housed in what used to be the Yale Pharmacy. Everything here is original, and the malts, shakes, floats, sundaes and sodas will put a smile on the face of any old-timer or kid. The place only uses Blue Bell ice cream, too. Weekend breakfasts see lines out the door. Yale Street Grill proudly serves Community Coffee, old-fashioned burgers, tuna melts and pimento cheese sandwiches, along with daily lunch specials like chicken-fried steak, meat loaf and pork chops. The part of the grill that used to be the pharmacy is now an antiques mall.


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  • Cuisine(s): American, Breakfast, Diner
  • Hours: Daily 7am-4:30pm
  • Price: $
  • Serving: Breakfast, Lunch
  • Alcohol: None
  • Reservations: Not Accepted
  • Parking: Lot Available, Street
  • Payment Types: All Major Credit Cards

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