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Little Gretel Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, German, European
518 River Rd, Boerne, TX 78006
+1 830-331-1368
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (33 reviews)
“schnitzel” (43 reviews)
“apple strudel” (19 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 3:00 PMAll hours
Czech, German, European, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
518 River Rd, Boerne, TX 78006
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Little Gretel is a must stop on any evening visit to Boerne. The meal should begin with potato pancakes and end with apple strudel. There are other appetizers and desserts but I couldn’t come here and not get these favorites. The sausage plate is delicious...More

Thank cam w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time visitor to this cozy Czech/German restaurant. Really enjoyed the Gretel’s Schnitzel “Viennese” Style ($14.99). The Schnitzel was quite good and the portion was generous. I do believe the side of homemade sauerkraut was the best I've ever had. However, I found the spätzle...More

Thank WriteMike
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Lovely evening. Good food. Good company. Ate on the patio. Great setting for family dinner with young kids. Tradition’al schnitzels, sauerbraten were all excellent.

Thank southtexasnan
Reviewed 26 October 2017

It doesn't get much better than this in Boerne. Lunch atmosphere was great, temperature was great, and food was great.

Thank John B
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

This is a wonderful German-Austrian style restaurant on the banks of Cibolo Creek. The ambience, food and service is great. The Bavarian meatloaf, red cabbage and mashed potatoes are great...along with the prototype of pilsner beers made with the Saaz hops. My wife had the...More

Thank Benton R
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Our golf group liked the German/Czech food and loved the beer. The schnitzel offering were great. One guy said to avoid the goulash.

Thank iataan
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

We really had planned to go somewhere else, but it was late a nd we were hungry, so we tried the little Gretel. We were seated outside on their lovely patio and promptly served. The wait staff was excellent, and so kind. The smells of...More

Thank Dure_tx
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

A friend and I decided to try the Gretel restaurant and we were pleasantly surprised by the food, service and decor of the restaurant. We had the schnitzel and it was delicious. The food was moderately priced as was the beer and wine. All in...More

Thank Napolitan65
Reviewed 9 October 2017

I was planning on ordering the Jalapeno hoagie, but one of the wait staff suggested upgrading ($2) to the bratwurst. Huge mistake! Could not eat it like a sandwich, had to cut it with a fork and knife. The casing was like a piece of...More

Thank Jeannine S
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We have been eating here for Sunday brunch for years, and have never been let down. The wait staff are awesome. Funny, remember us and we have great conversations. Service is excellent, and we love the food. I love the French toast. Daughter loves the...More

Thank Bdshipma
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 35
Czech, German, European, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 518 River Rd, Boerne, TX 78006
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Boerne
  • Phone Number: +1 830-331-1368
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