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Guenther House

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Address: 205 E. Guenter, San Antonio, TX 78204
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+1 210-227-1061
07:00 - 15:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 15:00

Majestic home belonging to the founders of the Pioneer Flour Mill.

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We visited for breakfast during the week so had no problem with waiting. The waffles, egg and bacon were delicious. The biscuits and jam looked so good that we also tried one... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
cold spot
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cold spot
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34 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We visited for breakfast during the week so had no problem with waiting. The waffles, egg and bacon were delicious. The biscuits and jam looked so good that we also tried one ( just as good as they looked)- I also enjoyed touring the house and a great gift shop! We used the river walk to walk both ways (... More 

Thank coopcoldspot
Wilsonville, Oregon
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44 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A #1 rating on Trip Advisor makes you really question the validity of Trip Advisor. Started out with a giant cinnamon roll that was good. Then the rest of the breakfast came. My breakfast tacos were not NEARLY as good as McDonalds. My wife and daughter each thought their food was barely average. Service was great, the place and setting... More 

Thank berrymediaworks
Miami, Florida
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139 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

There is not toomany authentic old bars left But this one is well preserved in an historic and haunted hotel Teddy Roosevely drank there Reccomend a manhatten there

Thank michael c
Glen Ellyn, Illinois
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120 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in the main riverwalk section and liked walking the area and eating in locations less congested. The food at Guenther House was fine but the experience was really nice. We decided to check in on Sunday morning (prepare for a long wait) and continue to walk down the Riverwalk. It was a beautiful day so it was especially... More 

Thank jennlarra
San Antonio, Texas
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8 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Many locals suggested going here for brunch. We waited to be seated a good 40 mins. before getting a table half in/half out of the tent and near the serving area. The service was good but the food was not. There is a nice gift shop inside and a small museum.

Thank Lynussi
Sugar Land, Texas
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15 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here is obviously hand-made with care - very fresh and tasty, The waffles were light and fluffy yet crispy, and the breakfast tacos were delicious. Even the accompanying fresh fruit was good. Well worth the 30-minute wait!

Thank kevinsmithd56
Dickson City, Pennsylvania
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73 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Didn't eat at the restaurant but the menu & folks eating look like they were enjoying their food. Stopped just for a visit to the shop & grounds. Was hoping for a tour of the flour mill but they don't offer it. Nice gift shop for items or flour products they make. Also ask for the recipe cards. Cookie cutters... More 

Thank EaZexcursions
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The house is pretty cool. We went for breakfast and the food was ok. It took quite a while to get our food and they didn't make one of the meals for one in our party so he had to wait while we were almost done with our meal. They did offer him a soup while he waited.

Thank dubaidonna
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21 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was taken here by family when visiting. Beautiful building and grounds. Went for brunch and no words can describe it!!! Food was delicios, atmosphere pleasant and felt like a Southern Belle!

Thank Terry H
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98 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived for breakfast around 8:45 on a cool Sunday morning. There was an opening in the outside heated patio tent so we took it. Service was great, prices reasonable and the food terrific. I had biscuits and gravy and eggs and bacon. All were superb. When we left around 9:30, lots of people waiting. We then walked down King... More 

Thank OmahaNEOmaha

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