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Little Gretel Restaurant

518 River Rd, Boerne, TX 78006-2433
+1 830-331-1368
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (26 reviews)
“schnitzel” (46 reviews)
“apple strudel” (21 reviews)
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Czech, German, European, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
518 River Rd, Boerne, TX 78006-2433
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Expensive and average food but nice interior. No kids menu. Great location in Boerne. Hope they improve their menu.

Thank 29RonS
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It had been years since we got to come back here but the food was still amazing. I've eaten apple strudel in Germany & Austria. I can honestly say its just as if I had stepped back in time to Bavaria!

Thank Sara J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lousy service. Bad attitude. Waited almost an hour for food. Don’t waste your time there. Silverware dirty. Floors are filthy. Health department should close the place down.

Thank Ron B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After house hunting all day, we stopped here for a nice German dinner. We arrived in time for happy hour, so we each had a glass of wine and shared a large, hot pretzel, which was very good with the spicy mustard. Happy hour prices...More

Thank Mary J
Reviewed 11 February 2018

When our friends suggested Little Gretel's for lunch, we didn't know what to expect. One person in our party has a "less adventuresome" palate, and was concerned everything would be German. While there are many ethnic offerings, including schnitzel, bratwurst, sauerbraten, kolaches and more, there...More

Thank sellbuy1234567
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Had a good meal here with family. We tried the sauerbraten, potato pancakes, red cabbage kraut, the Emperor's Schnitzel, Gretel's Cobb Salad, a peach kolache, german chocolate cake and cinnamon ice cream. It was all good. I've attached a picture of my schnitzel, which came...More

Thank westernfb
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

The food was tasty but the portions were small. The waitress was not very friendly but she did her job. This was just an average place.

Thank kristeneaton
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

Best Reuben sandwich I have had. Schnitzel was excellent, all served in a pleasant comfortable place.

Thank barbies1954
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Love this Czech Restaurant which serves Czech, German, and American favorites! The Chef is excellent and all the European food is authentic! The atmosphere is very unique!! I highly recommend this fine dining experience!! It is pricy but worth it!!

Thank Joan P
Reviewed 9 January 2018

We were longing to have a Czech nice meal so we went to Boerne knowing that the chef/owner of Little Gretel was Czech. Well we did well as it was an awesome experience! Both the Svickova and the Wiener Schnitzel were delicious! It was like...More

Thank evamariacampo
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19 December 2017|
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Response from yarslair | Reviewed this property |
Generally quiet with seating inside and outside. outside is next to the road and is not quiet depending on car and foit traffic.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 35
Czech, German, European, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 am - 2:30 pm
7:30 am - 2:30 pm
7:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 518 River Rd, Boerne, TX 78006-2433
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Boerne
  • Phone Number: +1 830-331-1368
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