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Nest Restaurant

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607 S Washington St, Fredericksburg, TX 78624-4549
+1 830-990-8383
Thu - Mon 17:30 - 22:00
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Spring, Texas
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I have been here for dinner a few times. I always have the roast chicken with mashed potato--very delicious. My husband also, except one time he very much enjoyed the lamb. The restaurant is a converted home, I think. White table cloths, candles, original art on the walls. Very nice.

Thank 551kathy331
Houston, Texas
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent food in a cozy home converted to accommodate quiet dining. Make reservations to dine here! A bit pricey for a small town, but the food and service were worth it.

Thank williematt39
Colleyville, TX
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219 reviews
188 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

Hidden inside this small older house less than a mile from downtown is a chef and staff that are sure to create a wonderful evening. A full bar plus reasonably priced wine list started us off well. That night's soup was an onion soup that rivals any I've ever had or made myself in a portion size that will amaze... More 

Thank JimNColleyville_TX
Dallas, Texas
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50 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Tonight we dined at this wonderful restaurant. The atmosphere was very upscale for what I used to think of as just a little hill county town my family was from. It's grown into so much more and The Nest is indicative of the palate of tastes that has developed in this town. Fresh flavors and hill country wines pair for... More 

Thank barbara j
Grapevine, Texas
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

The Nest has a limited menu but this was not a problem since this was our first time there. The shrimp appetizer was amazing! Never had anything like it! I had the filet and my girlfriend had the shrimp meal. Both were amazing! The sorbet desert was a winner as well. It is a pricey restaurant but great for a... More 

Thank terbell
Dallas, Texas
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

My husband and I haven't been to Fredericksburg in 3 years and our first stop was The Nest! Just as amazing as it was 3 years ago if not BETTER! We started off with the AMAZING shrimp appetizer and I had the special soup "French Onion". It was flawless! We each enjoyed a martini while enjoying each others company in... More 

Thank TayTay9
Plano, Texas
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

The Nest is all you'd expect from an old charming home turned into a wonderful fine dining restaurant. The service, atmosphere and food is exceptional! The wine list is superb! Put it on your MUST place for a romantic dinner for 2 or even 4.

Thank Dave C
Houston, Texas
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85 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Unexpected surprise. We have been going to Fredericksburg for many years and the downfall was always quality restaurants. If you don't believe me, look at the top 10 Trip Advisor restaurants in Fredericksburg! Terrible, and embarrassing! But the nest is treat. Small, quaint, old home setting. Excellent food (we has quail and scallops, both excellent), good service, moderately priced wine... More 

Thank EscapingHeat
Ft. Worth, Tx
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44 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

This is a tablecloth restaurant and serves food to match, Most of the food on the menu is gluten-free and what we had was very good. They do not have a large commercial kitchen and everything is chief prepared. The seating capacity is small and reservations are a must. Call a week in advance if possible. It's worth the effort.... More 

Thank Edbreb
Fort Worth, Texas
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231 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

.....that Fredericksburg has to offer. We did an 8:00 reservation because we were told there were no earlier reservations, but when we got there the place was half empty. We were greeted warmly enough but the service was very slow. It took almost an hour to get our food. When it arrived, it was.....okay. Not bad, not stellar, just okay.... More 

Thank Lydia S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 607 S Washington St, Fredericksburg, TX 78624-4549
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Fredericksburg
  • Phone Number: +1 830-990-8383

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