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The Dove's Nest

Yelp Rating - 4.5 stars
153 reviews onYelp logo
(972) 938-3683
Location105 W Jefferson St Waxahachie
CategoriesNew American, Southern, Sandwiches

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updated: December 02, 2023
Year Established1994
The Dove's Nest map location
Kami C.
Yelp Rating - 5.0 stars10/13/2023
Food is the best and the owner are to cute little tea room and store God bless you and your business read review
Sandy M.
Yelp Rating - 1.0 stars11/18/2023
The quiche was ice cold and tasted sweet. Literally one of the worst things I've ever eaten in my life. Came with soup of the day which was tasty, but... read review
Linda R.
Yelp Rating - 5.0 stars04/04/2023
Two sides to the Dove's Nest... the general store and the restaurant. The restaurant was crowded on our visit, but a short wait was worth it. Hubby and I... read review
Mon11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Fri11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Tue11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Sat11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Wed11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Thu11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Business Description

Nestled in the quaint town of Waxahachie, Texas sits a true gem of Southern cuisine, The Dove's Nest. This restaurant, which occupies Waxahachie's original hardware store building built in 1913, offers patrons a unique dining experience that has won numerous accolades and awards.

The Dove's Nest is a gathering place for those who appreciate the finer things in life: New Southern Cuisine & Catering, Gifts, Antiques, Old Rugs & New Friends. The restaurant has a cozy and casual ambiance that is perfect for both lunch and dinner. From the moment you step inside, you'll be transported to a simpler time. The restaurant's decor is a mix of antiques, old rugs, and unique gifts that make for a truly unique dining experience.

The Dove's Nest has a menu that is sure to satisfy every palate. They are known for their famous white chili, chicken apricot salad, gourmet sandwiches, and orange spice iced tea. The restaurant's executive chef, Daniel Gocken, formerly from Clay Pigeon and Ellerbees in Fort Worth, creates dishes with a modern twist on classic Southern fare. The menu also includes delicious vegetarian options, ensuring that everyone has something to enjoy.

The restaurant has received three and a half stars in the Dallas Morning News, coined the phrase, "It's Worth Flying South" in the Fort Worth Star Telegram, and most recently, Texas Monthly Magazine voted The Dove's Nest one of the top ten best small town restaurants in the state. The restaurant has also been reviewed in both Southern Living and Better Homes and Gardens magazines. It's no wonder why it's a favorite destination for locals and visitors alike.

Cindy Burch, an award-winning cookbook author, caterer, and freelance writer, along with her husband, Andrew, runs The Dove's Nest. They have even published a cookbook that has won the National Writers Digest grand prize award for self-published books. The cookbook is in its fourth printing, having sold over 25,000 copies.

If you're passing through Waxahachie or looking for a unique dining experience, be sure to stop by The Dove's Nest. You won't be disappointed with the delicious food, cozy ambiance, and friendly staff.

Gift Ideas for The Dove's Nest

If you're looking for a gift that will leave a lasting impression, The Dove's Nest in Waxahachie, Texas has got you covered. This charming restaurant, known for its New Southern Cuisine & Catering, Gifts, Antiques, Old Rugs & New Friends, has a plethora of gift options that are sure to delight anyone on your list.

For the foodie in your life, consider gifting The Dove's Nest's famous white chili mix or their homemade chicken apricot salad dressing. These items will transport the recipient back to the restaurant's cozy ambiance and delicious flavors.

If you're looking for something to decorate the home, The Dove's Nest has a selection of unique antiques and old rugs that would make the perfect addition to any space. These pieces have character and charm that cannot be found at big-box stores.

For the friend who loves a good cup of tea, The Dove's Nest's orange spice tea blend is sure to be a hit. The tea is a perfect blend of spicy and sweet, and it's made with only the freshest ingredients.

Finally, if you're looking for a gift that will be appreciated long after it's received, The Dove's Nest's cookbook is a must-have. The cookbook, which has won the National Writers Digest grand prize award for self-published books, is filled with the restaurant's most popular recipes. This cookbook is a perfect gift for any home cook or lover of Southern cuisine.

In short, The Dove's Nest has a wide selection of unique and thoughtful gifts that are perfect for anyone on your list. Whether you're looking for something to decorate the home or something to satisfy a foodie's palate, The Dove's Nest has got you covered.

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