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Eola Schoolhouse Restaurant, Brewery and Lodge

American, Bar, Pub
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12119 School Road FM 381, Eola, TX
+1 325-469-3314
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San Antonio, TX
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

Very unique dining option in the middle of really nothing else. This pub is located in what looks to be an old abandoned schoolhouse. Mark, the owner, was very friendly, knowledgeable and attentive. Quick and good food. Don't forget to taste his beer! Great place to stop and grab a bite and brew while passing thru.

Thank KIMoody
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

What a cool place! It is an old school house, and the owner, Mark, is a one man show. He is friendly and helpful and working his butt off to bring his dream to life. The beer is good and the food is tasty and the history of the building is awesome. It is definitely worth a visit. If you... More 

Thank Tony P
Lancaster, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2016 via mobile

Anyone who doesn't rate this place well doesn't appreciate good beer and atmosphere. I've been to a lot of breweries and this place is by far my favorite. The owner is extremely knowledgeable when it comes to beer. Food is great def recommend a visit.

Thank Curtis H
Oceanside, California
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2016 via mobile

DO NOT LISTEN TO THE TERRIBLE REVIEWS. The beers ALL THE BEERS are the best I've ever had, and the owner and is fun to talk to. He make awesome beers and the atmosphere is great. Been here a couple times and I would definitely come back if I ever visited tx again. The food is good too.

1 Thank iceicebaby17733
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for some quality handmade beer in a unique place, Eola Schoolhouse is the place. Mark will give you a wonderful walk through of the master crafts he created in this quaint place in Western Texas. Eola's school house was built in 1928 and was last used for instruction in 1984, then there was Mark. Creating awesome... More 

1 Thank Dylan N
Severna Park, Maryland
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21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2015

I was driving around San Angelo looking for a place to eat and saw the "Eola" sign and decided to head that way. After finding myself in the middle of nowhere, I stopped to google this town and Eola Schoolhouse kept coming up, so went to check out. The building is old, I was the only customer there (and female... More 

Thank JustEatinghere
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2014

This has to be the dirtiest bar and supposedly restaurant I have ever been in. I cannot believe other brewerys and food places in San Angelo buy this beer to re-sell. It is horrible. The owner, Mark is drunk or hungover most of the time and if he is hungover, he will not serve you without gettibng mad. Horrible service... More 

3 Thank B F
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2014

Drove all the way from San Angelo and got there at 7:00 PM. Owner was already drunk. Said all he had was brisket and potato salad. Said he had been cooking all day and wasn't going to cook any more. ??? We left and went to The Gin in Wall.

1 Thank MRIrene
San Angelo, Texas
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2014

My brother,sisterinlaw, and it went out to Eola yesterday to see how the place had progressed since we were there several years back. We were expecting that improvements had been made and the food would make the drive well worth it. What we found as we entered the building was that the hallway had not been swept since our first... More 

3 Thank Lynn B
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2014 via mobile

Went out of my way about an hour to get some of that Farmer ale beer the best beer I've ever had to keep up the good work the food is pretty good as well.

1 Thank Joel S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12119 School Road FM 381, Eola, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Eola
  • Phone Number: +1 325-469-3314
Local restaurant and brewery inside an old schoolhouse.

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