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) #12 of 83 Restaurants in Boerne American,
829 FM 289, Suite I-10, Welfare Exit 533, Boerne, TX 78006
+1 830-537-4194
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“fried chicken” (40 reviews)
“steak” (21 reviews)
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American, Southwestern
829 FM 289, Suite I-10, Welfare Exit 533, Boerne, TX 78006
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Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Growing up in the Deep South, we take fried chicken seriously. At Popo, frying is an art...crispy, golden but not greasy. Popo has frying down pat! The fried chicken is fabulous, but the chicken fried steak and seafood are also yummy. My favorite side is...More

Thank April L
Sam B, Manager at Popo, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2016

April, thank you for making PoPo a frequent destination for delicious, homemade fried chicken! We’re pleased to know our recipes are able to take you back to your childhood days, and we truly appreciate the generous recommendation for our future guests. Please dine with us...More

Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

If you want to go back in time this is the place for you. Their decor is made up of 2247 China Plates, which pretty much cover every inch of wall space! Chicken fried steak and chicken, liver and onions, fish, steak burgers...Extensive menu ......More

Thank Marj A
Sam B, Manager at Popo, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2016

Marj, It’s so great to hear you loved our down home cooking, reasonable prices, family atmosphere, and wall-covering plate collection! Thanks for sharing your visit. Please come again soon!

Reviewed 31 July 2016

A great little restaurant off the beaten path just north of Boerne, TX Exit 533 I-10 (the Welfare exit) ... we have been coming to Po Po's for many years ... always order the fried chicken or the chicken fried chicken or steak ... the...More

Thank jbbomber
Sam B, Manager at Popo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2016

John & Angella, Thanks for taking the time to leave us your review! We are so pleased that you can find some great Texas comfort food while visiting us and we appreciate your continued support and business. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 26 July 2016

Love to go here when I go to San Antonio. Beautiful hill country scenery and casual atmosphere. Food is wonderful and we love to look at the plate collection on the walls. I highly recommend Po Po's!More

Thank grammie99
Sam B, Manager at Popo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2016

Grammie99, thank you for your five star rating and generous recommendation! It’s a pleasure to know we’re part of your San Antonio tradition, and it’s excellent to hear you’ve been consistently pleased with your visits. We look forward to seeing you next time you’re in...More

Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Great, great, great food. Interesting decor, lots of plates. Do youself a favor and stop in. This is a must stop on a bike while riding around the hill country

Thank Nelson N
Sam B, Manager at Popo, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2016

Nelson, Thanks so much for leaving us a five star review. We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed our menu and our collection of plates! Looking forward to having you back again soon.

Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

We went on a Sunday at about 3 pm dinner is being served now GREAT! Hubby chose the grilled Angus burger, my daughter and I split the Salmon with Cilantro and garlic infused butter DELISH! Salad each and split the baked potato, her boyfriend got...More

Thank Gwendolyn L
Sam B, Owner at Popo, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2016

We truly appreciate your positive feedback, Gwendolyn. Thanks for your many dinner compliments, we will be sure to share your kind words with our cooks. Please stop by PoPo Restaurant again soon!

Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

It's a great restaurant for good home cooked meals. Fried chicken is awesome and they have turkey and dressing on Sundays as a special and it's good. Go try them you won't be let down.

Thank Coy M
Sam B, Owner at Popo, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2016

Coy, It’s so great to hear you enjoy our home cooked fried chicken and turkey with dressing. Thanks for your recommendation, we look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed 28 June 2016

Just a couple of miles out of Comfort, Texas (in Boerne) is the kind of comfort food your grandma would die for. First opened in 1929 and now on its 5th owner, this big place is where you go for lunch and supper in the...More

Thank gwandeleanorf
Sam B, Owner at Popo, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2016

We absolutely love reading reviews like the one you’ve written! Thank you for taking the time to write such lovely feedback about our restaurant. Your wonderful comments on our comfort food bring the biggest smile to our face. We genuinely appreciate your patronage and we...More

Reviewed 28 June 2016

On Saturday night June 25, our Lions Club enjoyed the most wonderful meal at Po Po. Our group had 38 people including 2 babies, and 4 pre-school. The food was excellent, while most had the bacon wrapped steaks, I had my favorite fried chicken. The...More

Thank Bruce Y
Sam B, Owner at Popo, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2016

Bruce, Thank you for taking the time to share this wonderful review! We were so happy to serve your Lions Club, and we truly appreciate your kind words about our peach & blackberry cobbler along with our service. Your five star rating and continued patronage...More

Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

We won't be back! During our dinner an air conditioning vent was leaking condensation onto our table. We had strategically placed our plates and drinks so that the drops wouldn't land on our food. We had mentioned it to the waiter very nicely and even...More

Thank Shannon73
Sam B, Manager at Popo, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2016

Shannon, thank you for your feedback. We certainly apologize for the way this situation was handled, and are seeing to it that the A/C system is repaired as quickly as possible. We hope you decide to join us again in the future.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Southwestern
Open Hours
07:00 - 10:30
11:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 10:30
11:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 10:30
11:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 10:30
11:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 10:30
11:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 10:30
11:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 10:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 829 FM 289, Suite I-10, Welfare Exit 533, Boerne, TX 78006
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Boerne
  • Phone Number: +1 830-537-4194
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