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Little Gretel Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, German, European
518 River Rd, Boerne, TX 78006-2433
+1 830-331-1368
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (34 reviews)
“schnitzel” (48 reviews)
“apple strudel” (19 reviews)
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Czech, German, European, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
518 River Rd, Boerne, TX 78006-2433
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice food ... not overpriced.. nice and friendly staff... bier and wines.. palace you sit and enjoy the gorgeous fall days in Boerne !

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Solwyoming
Reviewed 31 October 2018

Atmosphere was great and fantastic breakfast menu. I wouldnt pass up this gem of a place. This place is where the locals hangout!!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ferdie D
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Service was very slow. Veal was tough. Goat special was tough. We were charged $73 for a meal we did not eat! First visit will definable our last.More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank 571stacyf
FarAway827367, Owner at Little Gretel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Rating like this hurt our business. We had a full house and everyone seemed to be content. We place a lot of attention to every detail. Unfortunately, these two guest were upset about the timing of their order. We approached them on several occasions, even...More

Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

One place that has excellent coffee; The coffee is called Duey Egberts, a very fine Dutch roast that you can find at 518 River Rd., Boerne, Tx. called Little Gretel Restaurant just 15 mins outside San Antonio heading out Interstate I-10 WEST. Owned by a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Walter H
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed dinner here this evening. We ordered the duck and sauerbraten- both were very good. Will definitely go back when in the area again.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Z6721NHkimh
Reviewed 3 October 2018

While Little Gretel is a bit more Czech than German, the menu offers a full range of dishes of that reflect the European immigrant history of the Hill County and the delightful mix of cuisines that have evolved since. While Boerne has been expanding its...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank karavans
Reviewed 2 October 2018

This is the best European food in Southwest US. The schnitzel is the best in US. I have never had it this good since eating at Figlmuller in Vienna.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank cbmbama
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Great combination of Czech and American food. Gouda omelette is very good paired with a kiolbassa type sausage. Wife had crisp pancakes. Service is always good here and nice outdoor patio when the weather cooperates. Don't forget to visit the ducks across the River Road...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ABE49
Reviewed 23 September 2018

We had an excellent dining experience. I had Jaeger Schnitzel, my wife had another type of schnitzel with cream gravy. Both main courses were served steaming hot. The sides of sauerkraut, mashed potatoes, pickled cabbage and spatzel were very good. You have the option of...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Rick P
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Our group had a variety of schnetzles, bratwurst, and the meatloaf with sides of potatoes and spaetzle. The entrees were good standard German/Czech food. The desserts were amazing! The German Chocolate Cake was light and the flavors were well balanced between the nots, coconut, and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Ninjo906
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18 December 2017|
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Response from Napolitan65 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, inside was very quaint and quiet
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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
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining
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 78006-2433
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Boerne
  • Phone Number: +1 830-331-1368
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