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Little Gretel Restaurant

518 River Rd, Boerne, TX 78006-2433
+1 830-331-1368
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (33 reviews)
“schnitzel” (44 reviews)
“apple strudel” (19 reviews)
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Czech, German, European, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
518 River Rd, Boerne, TX 78006-2433
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Reviewed 30 January 2017

Came here after seeing this restaurant featured on a travel channel and wanted to try the kolaches. We were disappointed in that they were expensive and not fresh. Having had some great kolaches being from a Czech heritage and baking them myself and having tried...More

Thank LKay113
LittleGretel, Owner at Little Gretel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2017

Our kolaches are AMAZING we are so sorry to hear you did not enjoy them. Chef is born and raised in the Czech Republic and her recipes are from scratch and such a favorite for locals and tourists even visiting from PRAUGE! The price on...More

Reviewed 30 January 2017

Really great food! Loved the german potatoe salad. Apple Strudel was really awesome. Very unique place, and wished I lived closer.

Thank Karla M
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We had high expectations but the service was horrific. This place hypes it's self up but doesn't deliver.

Thank ds18425
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We very much enjoyed a recent dinner with six family members. The restaurant is refined, but relaxed, with great food. Appetizers were very good, especially the escargot and lobster bisque. For main course the schnitzel was great, as were the pork chops, and the hamburger,...More

Thank Robin D
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Good food, but this was seriously the worst and slowest service ever! We stopped in here for a quick lunch, and this meal was anything but quick. The waiter was initially slow to take our order. Then after we had finished eating, he totally forgot...More

Thank Joan T
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Both meals were outstanding. For breakfast we had the lox an the hill country pecan pancakes. For dinner we had the German pancake appetizer and then we each had the three sausage plate. Dinner was on the patio and was very pleasant. Great service.

Thank lannyr
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

German style cuisine. You can eat inside or outside on a beautiful day. Great view of the river and watching the Ducks.

Thank Chris T
Reviewed 20 December 2016

We were there for lunch. They food was excellent. The waiter recommend a beer it was great. The service was great.

Thank hopi562001
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Enjoyed a good lunch and great desserts on a wet, cold day. We will go back for the outside patio when the weather permits. Very Nice, Very Friendly wait staff.

Thank Ella M W
Reviewed 14 December 2016

second time to visit, first time was so-so, food was sparse and taste wasn't incredible while price was high; this visit (because we wanted something German) was Wunderbar! The Jaegerschnitzel was great (for the States), the fruit kolache (meat kolaches are not a favorite of...More

Thank Thomas E
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19 December 2017|
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Response from Napolitan65 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, inside was very quaint and quiet
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Kids
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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