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Gruene River Grill

€€ - €€€Steakhouse, , Seafood
1259 Gruene Rd, New Braunfels, TX 78130-3003
+1 830-624-2300
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“shrimp wontons” (49 reviews)
“lemon chicken” (36 reviews)
“chowder” (16 reviews)
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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 6 days ago

We have gone here multiple times with good service, but last visit was terrible. While we were able to be seated immediately, since the place was half empty, that was the only good thing. We ordered drinks while looking at menu, ordered an appetizer and...More

Thank Karyn W
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed our meal because the food is good but there is no atmosphere on the weekends because they have live, very loud music. My husband and I were celebrating our anniversary but could hardly have a conversation. Some loud drunk patrons as well. Not...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great location overlooking the river. It was a bit busy, so the service wasn't great. The food was just okay. But the setting was wonderful. I'd probably go back.

Thank GypsyBlood T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was an excellent choice for dinner in Gruene. Moderately priced with a nice selection of entrees. If you’re looking for something other than just a steakhouse, this is the place! In addition to steak entrees, they offer lots of chicken and seafood choices some...More

Thank spitzy135
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here as we were checking out the hill country. Sat outside on the deck overlooking the river. That was really nice. My husband’s chicken salad was fabulous, my fish tacos were also good. They were very accommodating & grilled the fish because it is...More

Thank cubufffan1984
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the summer we took the granddaughters to New Brunfels. They always enjoy going to Gruene River Grill. This year ws no exception. They had a blast and cleaned their plates.

Thank Cynthia N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our favorite meal/restaurant of our 5 day stay in Texas. The food was unique and a combination of many flavors and styles of food. We were able to sit out on the patio and enjoy the nice weather. The service was great and...More

Thank lcgovols
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a family get together recently for my daughters birthday. My wife and daughter both had salmon picatta, I had the half rack of ribs. It was good and enjoyable until I found long hair in my food. To me that’s unacceptable. Once that happens,...More

Thank mrpak5604
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent evening here with family after day on the river. Food was outstanding service was top notch. Rib eye was great and don’t leave without trying one of the excellent deserts .

Thank kybasketball
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This will become a must go to restaurant when we visit San Marcos. They have the most delicious appetizers - shrimp wontons and fried calamari are my favorites but I dream of their clam chowder!!! The place is extraordinary, their architecture, their view of the...More

Thank Julie V
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8 October 2016|
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Response from melaniecA8907OE | Reviewed this property |
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21 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
US$10 - US$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
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
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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