Wine Country Noshing: Best Restaurants in Fredericksburg

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Now that you’ve made it to the beautiful Texas Hill Country from Austin, where shall we satiate your hunger? Fredericksburg has tons of options for casual dining and upscale date nights alike. Check out the best of Texas Wine Country when you check out some of the best restaurants in Fredericksburg during your vacation.

Best Restaurants In Fredericksburg

Otto's German Bistro

Immerse yourself in the authenticity of German cuisine when you visit Otto’s German Bistro. For the most traditional, farm-to-table German-inspired fare in all of Texas Hill Country, Otto’s is your best bet. By combining Austrian wines, German beers, creative cocktails, the dining experience is paralleled to that of dining overseas. Check out one of the best restaurants in Fredericksburg for a Germanic taste expedition.

SUN | 11AM-2PM, 4PM-10PM

📍 4100 Red River St. Austin, TX 78751

Best Restaurants In Fredericksburg
Best Restaurants In Fredericksburg
Best Restaurants In Fredericksburg

The Auslander

One of the most popular eateries in Fredericksburg, The Auslander Restaurant and Biergarten is home to authentic German cuisine and specialty dishes from the southeast German region of Bavaria. Order traditional schnitzel wieners and wash it down with one of their home brews. Try the best spicy beer cheese dip combined with your favorite lager or traditional pilsner when you visit The Auslander, one of the best restaurants in Fredericksburg worth a stop!

WED | Closed
FRI & SAT | 11AM-9:30PM

📍323 E. Main St Fredericksburg, TX 78624

Best Restaurants In Fredericksburg

Old German Bakery & Restaurant

Traditional German recipes made from scratch is all you need to know when you visit this next spot. The Old German Bakery & Restaurant is home to traditional German plates like hackbraten (pork and beef meatloaf with brown gravy) and sauerbraten (marinated roast beef), all accompanied with pan fries and red cabbage. Feel like your in the Bavarian region when you visit the Old German Bakery & Restaurant.

WED & THURS | Closed

📍225 W. Main St Fredericksburg, TX 78624

Best Restaurants In Fredericksburg

Hill & Vine

This uber popular spot usually has a wait… but it’s worth it! Hill & Vine is a locally-owned bistro specializing in delectable wines from Texas Hill Country. Take a tasting tour of the Texan republic all the way to the Californian coast. Get in on Hill & Vine’s popular brunch or dinner times for a real flavor adventure. Should you need to wait for a table, their patio offers an adorable satellite bar within a tricked out Volkswagon bus: Das Bar Bus!

FRI | 11AM-10PM
SAT | 9AM-3PM, 4PM-9PM

📍210 S. Adams St Fredericksburg, TX 78624

Best Restaurants In Fredericksburg


Dive into flavors that are unparalleled to your expectations. Vaudeville is Fredericksburg bistro, lounge, art gallery trifecta. Experience numerous senses when you make a reservation for their prix fixe menu and daily specials. Take a tour of the latest installment in their art gallery section and deepen your knowledge for fine food and wine with the V Supper and Wine Club. Truly one of the best restaurants in Fredericksburg has to be Vaudeville.

FRI & SAT | 11AM-9PM

📍230 E. Main St. Fredericksburg, TX 78624

Best Restaurants In Fredericksburg

Emma + Ollie

This quaint bakeshop and café will have you catching all the nostalgic feelings. Experience the scents and tastes of Emma + Ollie’s carefully crafted baked goods. To experience the best of Emma + Ollie’s breakfast plates, stop in for brunch during your Texas Hill Country vacation. Immerse yourself in the small town charm of one of the best restaurants in Fredericksburg at Emma + Ollie.

SUN & MON | Closed

📍607 S. Washington St. Fredericksburg, TX 78624

Best Restaurants In The Domain

Nury’s On Main

Serving fresh seafood dishes like ceviche, shrimp tacos, fish & chips, and so much more, Nury’s On Main is a must-stop. Combine any of their popular dishes like coconut shrimp, tuna avocado sandwich, and fried shrimp with any traditional lager for a flavor combination that was meant to be. Check out Nury’s food truck in Fredericksburg’s Munch Food Truck Park for traditional Mexican fare as well!

MON | Closed

📍319 E. Main St Fredericksburg, TX 78624

Best Restaurants In The Domain

Clear River Ice Cream, Bakery, & Deli

Satiate your sweet tooth at this next Fredericksburg stop. Offering a range of lunch and dessert items, Clear River Ice Cream, Bakery & Deli is home to freshly baked cookies, brownies, strudel, cakes, muffins, and other delights that will satisfy your cravings. Stop by to cool off out of Texas heat with one of their 35 flavors of ice cream!

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Hailey Way

Hailey Way

An alum of University of Washington's Journalism program, Hailey's cultural beats include technology, style, and the arts. Writing eventually transitioned into editing content for SEO best practices in balance with brand storytelling. As a digital marketing strategist, she wears many hats consulting clients in B2B/B2C small business, e-commerce, film, cosmetology, and lifestyle brands. Since 2018 Hailey has been a contributing style editor for Gabriel & Co. New York. She currently resides in Austin, where she enjoys thrifting, exploring local businesses, pop up events, and nature.