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Redbud Cafe

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410 4th St., Blanco, TX 78606
+1 830-833-0202
10:30 - 21:00
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Sun 10:00 - 15:00
Mon - Thu 10:30 - 15:30
Fri - Sat 10:30 - 21:00
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Houston, Texas
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98 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a great stop on the way to visit the wineries of Central Texas. It is situated on the Town Square in Blanco and an extremely popular place. The food is always good, including burgers, sandwiches, quiche, soup and much more. Everything is made from scratch. The baked goods are an additional treat !! A very nice gift shop... More 

Thank Luv2Fly2Madrid3
Blanco, Texas
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78 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The day we were there was extremely busy. We waited over 45 minutes for our food but we were warned ahead of time. A large variety of meals on the menu which is written on the wall behind the counter. They have some great looking deserts and the lavender lemonade is a treat.

Thank likenmo
Dallas, Texas
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Were in Johnson City- couldn't find anything open we liked and found this 15 minutes south. I had a Blazin' Glory , my wife had a Bleu cheese burger. Yum. Both excellent. Weather permitted eating on the sidewalk. Friendly people, good food and a nice atmosphere. Extensive menu. And, according to my wife, the best macaroon she has ever had.

Thank Chris_in_Texas1
The Woodlands, Texas
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Zydeco Blanco, Great Sandwiches and Real Ale made for a wonderful New Year's Eve Combo! Very friendly and accommodating staff!

Thank Wingshooter54
Friona, Texas
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great lunch at the Redbud. The special was turkey, coleslaw, sliced tomatoes and swiss, melted on marbled rye, with tomato soup. Delicious! The baked goods looked amazing, and they also make Espresso drinks. Plenty of room to eat inside or out on the patio. The downside was the wait. You stand in line to order and then... More 

Thank Liz G
Helotes, Texas
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87 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have always enjoyed the food at this place when passing through Blanco. Wife had quiche and salad while I had a bowl of chili on a frigid day, both of which were excellent tasting. Chili was not as thick as most with lots of fresh ingredients. Everything here except maybe some bread is made right here The also have an... More 

Thank Brian B
Sydney Australia
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1,314 reviews
347 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 547 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

Stopped on a whim & the Visitor Centre Girl pointed to the Redbud ! Great choice , had a really good lunch and my notes read "Cheap & Tasty" ! The beers were a bit pricey , I thought but as I was driving I stuck to the Root Beer but the decor with the rainfall charts etc gave the... More 

Thank Skeney57
Austin, Texas
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70 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

Last week, returning to Austin from a few nights in the Hill Country, the timing worked out to stop in Blanco for a late lunch. The Red Bud Cafe was easy to find along the route to 290 and parking wasn't crowded. It was past peak lunch and drizzly, and though still medium crowded inside and out (there's covered seating... More 

Thank Adan_Lerma
San Antonio, Texas
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92 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

The Red Bud on the Court House square in Blanco had some construction going on out front, but getting inside was easy - just watch your step. We waited in a short line to order then picked a table and posted our order number on our chosen table so our server could find us. The wait was about 20 minutes... More 

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144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

This was the first time we had tried dinner here, and although the menu was the same as lunch, we were quite satisfied. There was a fun band, and the bar in the back has all the Real Ale beers on tap. We enjoyed a burger, fish tacos, and Greek salad, all generous portions and tasty.

Thank travgal0766

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 15:00
10:30 - 15:30
10:30 - 15:30
10:30 - 15:30
10:30 - 15:30
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 410 4th St., Blanco, TX 78606
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Blanco
  • Phone Number: +1 830-833-0202
Redbud Cafe is located just off IH 281, on the north side of the town square, right next door to Brieger Pottery, and directly across the street from the Old Blanco Courthouse.
Our food is made fresh daily using premium products, local and organic whenever possible. We also use filtered water in everything we make.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?