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Billy Gene's Restaurant

1489 Junction Hwy, Kerrville, TX 78028-4808
+1 830-895-7377
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1489 Junction Hwy, Kerrville, TX 78028-4808
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Everyone at the table had something different and everyone was happy. The service was good. The portions are pretty big. This is a favorite of the folks we were visiting. Glad they suggested it.

Thank TigerHeart25
Reviewed 1 week ago

now i didn't make a scientific study on it, but I am of the opinion that Billy Gene's CFS is as good as one will find in TX, where you will certainly find the best CFS in the world . . . you might say...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The casual restaurant with country fare is pretty well represented in Kerrville. Saw lots of 5 ratings on TripAdvisor for Billy Gene's Restaurant before we went there for dinner one night. But I have to admit that I can't quite give them a 5. If...More

Thank Joseph R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfect riverside location. Great home cooking. Personally I think the chicken fried chicken is the best. Great reputation for fresh deserts. Relax and enjoy. You won’t be sorry.

Thank 778bradj
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent food with the best fried mushrooms. Wait staff is attentive and the restaurant is clean n well maintained.

Thank Clint4212
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and service. Desirae our waitress cut up my husbands chicken fried steak for him since he couldn’t do it himself. He is a quadriplegic and can’t cut his food

Thank a3jranch
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stopped at Billy Gene's on our way to Fredericksburg and ate in the back covered area with our best buddy - the family dog. Great food, beautiful river flowing by and attentive staff! You can't ask for anything more. I had...More

Thank clay p
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent food, nice atmosphere, nice personnel. I have been in the kitchen and it is kept clean. Not a franchise but owner manager.

Thank John W
Reviewed 16 October 2017

in town for motorcycle trip, gave it a try, nice place , older crowd mostly , no barriers , good view of sunset over the river , good food

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Local favorite restaurant serving good, basic meals and very good, made in house baked goods and desserts. Lovely river views. Service can be a bit spotty.

Thank greenjay1
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Joyce S
27 May 2017|
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Response from GunNut111 | Reviewed this property |
They are Very Fast for the Quality Food they serve, but if you order when a bunch of other orders are being prepared, there will be a wait. Call for the best time to go, or go to the 'Hippie Festival', smell the air out... More
24 November 2016|
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Response from BG496 | Property representative |
2 October 2016|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
No. There is a lot of seating room. Of course Sundays are very busy. There may be a short wait.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1489 Junction Hwy, Kerrville, TX 78028-4808
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Kerrville
  • Phone Number: +1 830-895-7377
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