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Gruene River Grill

€€ - €€€Steakhouse, , Seafood
1259 Gruene Rd, New Braunfels, TX 78130
+1 830-624-2300
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp wontons” (48 reviews)
“lemon chicken” (36 reviews)
“chowder” (16 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
Steakhouse, Southwestern, Seafood, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1259 Gruene Rd, New Braunfels, TX 78130
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181 - 190 of 948 reviews

Reviewed 3 December 2016

First, I will note that I wish they would take reservations, but that said, they gave me a realistic time to arrive in advance to get a table for 12 and it worked out wonderfully. The service was spectacular, the food excellent and no confusion...More

Thank Trent H
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Overall food was very good and portions were huge--couldn't even come close to eating it all. The management and staff need to do a better job of cleaning tho'. Table cloth edges were grimy and there were spider webs hanging all over outside, the one...More

Thank BiffleYouRock
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Great location with river views... inside and outside seating. My wife and I have been here a dozen times and have never had a bad experience. The food is very good with a lot of variety offered. On our last visit we had the Wedge...More

Thank Rocker1968
Reviewed 28 November 2016

we had lunch. I had the tortilla soup which was very good. My husband had lemon chicken. The interesting part was the Spicy Cucumber Martini. Awesome Martini. It had a real kick to it but great. Neat location and rustic atmosphere.

Thank Mona S
Reviewed 23 November 2016

My husband & I thoroughly enjoyed our meal at this restaurant. We were not rushed and the food was very good. Our steaks were done just right.

Thank Kerrie O
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

We stopped for supper we had the tilapia with black beans and rice. The sauce over the fish was great. The service was excellent. This was a great place.

Thank robert s
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

This is Texas. Everywhere else in America you hear "baseball and apple pie". In Texas, it's "Chicken fried steak and pecan pie". The chicken fried steak at the Gruene River Grill is top notch...and it's 2 good meals' worth. The chicken tortilla soup is another...More

1  Thank Billbo B
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Although we arrived after dark and could not enjoy the scenery by the river, we enjoyed the ambiance of outdoor dining. The food was excellent. The server was friendly and helpful.

1  Thank mom2teach
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Had been there a few years ago with my wife and it was simply great! Nice place too. Dragged 7 friends to it last week and everybody enjoyed it. Great shrimps, tender steaks fast and friendly service. Will return for sure.

Thank JCKuji
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Wow...we had such a nice meal. Especially Mackel's Shrimps were awesome. three thumbs up!! We will definetely come back.

Thank Joel B
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8 October 2016|
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Response from john H | Reviewed this property |
I didn't see any pets at all. I would call first.
21 July 2015|
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Response from baseballmom2TexasLa | Reviewed this property |
Walking distance
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, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  New Braunfels
  • Phone Number: +1 830-624-2300
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