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Downtown Trivia

Posted on: July 28, 2021

Q: What restaurant operated in this building before it was Allen Café?

Exterior photo of Allen Cafe window that reads Breakfast and Lunch Served All Summer Long

The previous restaurant was a popular stop following local high school football games.

Before it was Allen Café, this building housed a Dairy Queen. The venue was popular after the Allen Eagles football games, and many residents recall the enormous traffic jams on game nights.


Photo of Allen Cafe street sign

Exterior photo of Allen Cafe window that reads Breakfast and Lunch Served All Summer Long

Photo of a wooden bench with Allen Eagles logo decals sitting outside Allen Cafe