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Gruene River Grill

1259 Gruene Rd, New Braunfels, TX 78130-3003
+1 830-624-2300
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Steakhouse, Southwestern, Seafood, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1259 Gruene Rd, New Braunfels, TX 78130-3003
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Reviewed 4 days ago

On our visit to Gruene, we loved the River Grill in it's rustic historic building. It was mid week so not too busy, we had heard it was busy at weekends, so there was a choice of seating either inside or outside with the river...More

Thank charles s
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great family atmosphere and really good food. This restaurant is huge and easily accommodated our group of 10 with a short wait.

Thank Chastity L
Reviewed 4 days ago

My husband and I stopped here while in town to pick up some part. We enjoyed every moment we were there. The rib-eye was so big we had to share. The fries for our daughter were also delicious!

Thank Lucretia S
Reviewed 4 days ago

Gruene is a beautiful and iconic Texas Hill Country town along the Guadalupe River. It is a tourist and local favorite....live music, shops and just a fun destination! We met our daughter at the Gruene River Grill for a weekday lunch at her suggestion (she...More

Thank Nate V
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My wife and I loved our visit. The server was fun without being obtrusive, the food was AMAZING, and even the other diners were great (we ended up spending a few hours with the hilarious old couples who sat next to us). Sitting outside was...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in Gruene on a Monday night so didn't expect many restaurants to be open. However things seemed busy near the Gristmill so we decided to try this one. We're so glad that we did because the food was good. We really enjoyed the...More

Thank houstonnative47
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I and friends eat here about three or four times a month. We love their meatloaf. The service is always excellent along with the food. It does get crowed on the weekends because it is so popular.

Thank 263kenj
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pleasant live music & drink availability made the wait pleasant. Love the outdoor setting. We could hear & see the river below. Good good. The chicken verde is our favorite.

Thank silly-c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wife and I had dinner at the Gruene River Grill before seeing Leann Rimes. The chicken tortilla soup was very good. The salad didn’t have iceberg lettuce, which is a good thing, and had fresh veggies. Wife had the philly steak sandwich and she said...More

Thank Texanchief
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant offered a very unique atmosphere and an excellent menu at reasonable prices. a beautiful view is part of the dining experience. Historical building in a very quaint little village.

Thank Yvonne M
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Basically next door
13 April 2015|
Response from Kevin S | Reviewed this property |
Casual, but dressy is not out of place.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1259 Gruene Rd, New Braunfels, TX 78130-3003
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  New Braunfels
  • Phone Number: +1 830-624-2300
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