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Grand Central Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Located at The Antlers Inn, this Queen Anne-styled home turned restaurant, is a staple for the Hill Country of Texas. Southern fine dining served in the notorious house made famous by the original Texas Chainsaw Massacre film.
US$9 - US$28
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
American, Bar, Grill
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Just in case you may not be aware this restaurant is the house used during the filming of “Texas Chainsaw Massacre”. Lots of pictures in the Club Bar of movie scenes. The rooms for dining are very nice with linen tablecloths & candlelight. The menu...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank sjrclark
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food, good service, reasonable price. Worth a look. And who does't want to at where "Texas Chainsaw Massacre" was filmed??

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JoeSchlambe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have visited this restaurant many times with my spouse, with family and with friends. They do a great job no matter how small or how large the party. Food and service are excellent. And the house the restaurant is in was used for the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Sandra C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I loved their menu selections. They have both breakfast and lunch served until 2:00 pm. They have burgers & wraps, soups & salads, chicken fried chicken & steaks. Etc.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Texan5169
Reviewed December 16, 2018 via mobile

Okay so the only reason I wanted to go was because of the movie... it was so cool to walk into the Sawyers home. We discussed where certain things happened in the movie. But the food was also incredible and it didn’t have to be...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SoniaRen
Reviewed December 9, 2018

We ate here with a group of friends and had a very enjoyable breakfast. Several had been here before and recommended the omelette. Everyone that ordered one seemed to love them. The old house that the restaurant occupies is the set for the movie "The...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JayC103
Reviewed December 7, 2018 via mobile

Is this the real house where they lived and eat people I come from Scotland uk honestly this amazing

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Maggie B
Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

stumbled on this place much to partners delight. it had to be best kept secret of Kingsland. it is the original house of the film. We ate a very hearty and well priced breakfast in the very room which was the bone room! they even...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank dingus123
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Great history, great food, great service. Met some old friends and some new friends for a Friday afternoon lunch. Next door is a historic hotel to the area with some adjacent rail cars for overnight rentals. Nestled in the Highland Lakes area, this is a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank kjashley
Reviewed October 22, 2018

Do not be confused by the listings for Grand Central Cafe and Antlers Inn as separate properties. The Antlers Inn and Grand Central Cafe have the same owner. Beyond that, regardless of the name confusion, and despite other places with good food, this is the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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August 12, 2018|
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Response from dadsprad | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The Antlers Inn is across the street. Never stayed there but the reviews are good.
Jeff D
September 4, 2017|
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Response from Andrew G | Property representative |
We do offer complimentary WiFi, and from time to time have guests sit at our tables while working. You can choose from one of our dining rooms or the bar; however, we can't guarantee the noise levels would be conducive to... More
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