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Nest Restaurant

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607 S Washington St, Fredericksburg, TX 78624-4549
+1 830-990-8383
17:30 - 22:00
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Richmond, Texas
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

The restaurant closes at 10pm. We arrived at 8:38pm. The place was completely empty with only 1 table with a group of 4 people. Every other table was empty! Lady walks up and says do you have a reservation, I looked at my mom smiled and looked confused as there were so many tables available. I told her no. She... More 

2 Thank Nikki H
Fredericksburg, Texas
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017

The Nest is located in a historic house that has about four seating areas. We did make a reservation a day in advance to be sure to get the time we wanted. I was impressed with the selection of wines you would normally only see in large restaurants with the wine cellars. The menu was unique as well. It was... More 

1 Thank chasbyrd0324
Austin, Texas
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

My wife and I went to The Nest after checking its website. We had one of the best meals I can remember. It's a converted house so there is a lot of atmosphere. This is now on our list of mandatory things to do when we return to Fredericksburg.

Thank Jon B
Spring, Texas
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 8 January 2017

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
Reviewed 23 December 2016

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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231 reviews
199 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
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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52 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
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
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
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
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

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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
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
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?