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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 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner here with three other couples. Server was attentive and friendly. Two couples ordered the fried artichokes which we all shared. They were delicious. I had the fried shrimp with fries and slaw. All very good. My wife had the salmon and said it...More

Thank noplacetogo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place has it figured out. Good service friendly accommodating staff, great food and really inexpensive for the caliber of quality plus the mesmerizing surroundings.we had the redfish dinner, the Greek salad blackberry cobbler for desert. The desert was fresh and huge. The salad was...More

1  Thank DaveofBlueRidge
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here last night with some friends. The menu has become stale but we are locals. We had the blackened salmon and fish tacos. Our friends ordered pan seared tilapia which ended up being breaded. Just a warning.... “that’s what the menu says, but...More

Thank melaniecA8907OE
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The building was so beautiful, with tall ceilings, it has the look of an old barn, but stunning. The food was spectacular! We had the specials, that was the rib eye and pork chops. We loved them both, but the pork chops were so delicious!!...More

Thank Linda L
Reviewed 12 February 2018

I went with a group of eight for lunch. We were seated at a large round table which rocked throughout the entire meal which was quite annoying to all of us. Despite that, the food and service was good. My country fried steak meal was...More

Thank likenmo
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

We visited on a chilly February day. We were fortunate to be seated next to the large fireplace in the main hall. Great atmosphere. Service was prompt. Lunch specials were a good value.

Thank Dean S
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Had awesome service, drinks and steak dinners. We sat by the windows to watch the riveroin a rainy Saturday evening. Sarah took excellent care of us on my birthday evening.

Thank Cat8808
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Always a favorite of ours and our friends/family. We love the food selections and the big old timbers in the building. The choice of seating is a dilemma— looking down on the Guadalupe River or in front of the giant fireplace on a cold winter...More

Thank jrdtsta
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

In general, if you’re trying a restaurant for the first time and the menu lists certain items as local/fan favorites, order one of those. In this case I had the seared red fish, which was smothered in a delicious Dijon sauce with mushrooms and crawfish...More

Thank Lauren G
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Very special restaurant with a country feel with fireplaces and live music. Service was great and food was excellent. Had to wait for a table but was able to get a drink, relax and enjoy the talented singer/guitar player. Highly recommend a visit!

Thank TennisPal
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Response from melaniecA8907OE | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are!
22 July 2015|
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Response from melaniecA8907OE | Reviewed this property |
Basically next door
14 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
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 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
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
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 - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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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