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Nest Restaurant

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607 S Washington St, Fredericksburg, TX 78624-4549
+1 830-990-8383
17:30 - 22:00
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Thu - Mon 17:30 - 22:00
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Fredericksburg, Texas
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92 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2015

Our anniversary dinner was wonderful. Our server was a delight and had great timing. My husband had the New Zealand rack of lamb which he declared "perfect". My garlic shrimp were moist, flavorful and came with the loveliest presentation of vegetables. The wine selection is extensive here and while limited, the bar has had a nice selection of liqueurs to... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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151 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2015

We enjoyed a very nice dinner at this charming French restaurant. Scallops were beautifully prepared; New Zealand rack of lamb consisted of a dramatic 4 double chops, nicely presented. Attentive service and nice wine selection.

Thank Starr1027
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

We walked in early on a Saturday without reservations. They were very accommodating. We had one of the best meals we've had in months. We both ordered the lamb. It was prepared perfectly. Service was impeccable. Don't miss this place, we will be back!

Thank Carol S
Friendswood, Texas
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349 reviews
220 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2015

...with Terrible service! The food was very good but the service was poor and really ruined the evening. It became the running joke of the table at how many times we could be ignored or have an ordered item not delivered. We were not even offered coffee after our meal. Every request we made (more water, bread) was treated as... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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295 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2015

If it wasn't for the recommendation of our host at nearby B&B I'm sure we wouldn't have been here and experience a great dinner. As I saw in other reviews, who would have thought grilled snails would be good...not just good, GREAT. The amazing snails were followed up with lamb for me and scallops for my wife, it's seems at... More 

Thank Phil S
Oakville, Canada
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2015

we all had the lamb and our plates were all empty at the end....compliments to the chef, and the vegetables that came with the dish were delicious. Our waitress gave us great service and wow she also made our martinis and they were perfect!

2 Thank Phil S
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

My husband and I are never disappointed with The Nest. The snails, something I thought I would hate, were so delicious and pretty. The salad was light and refreshing but the scallops were heavenly. I also love lavender and so I just had to have the lavender ice cream. Nice way to end our meal. The staff was courteous and... More 

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87 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2015

Since then we've visited a few times...the last was under-whelming and the staff seem unimpressed that we were married in their dining room and held our reception here. Disappointing, but perhaps they changed ownership hands. Still, while we weren't expecting anything "free", a simple enthusiastic response would have gone pretty far. The only reason that I gave them a "very... More 

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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34 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2015

The menu is expensive but the food is prepared with great skill and finesse. There is a bit of an ostentatious attitude about the place, but perhaps they earn the right to that because the place is unique. They hadn't solved a silly little problem with the music which, well chosen and pleasant, would play the same track over and... More 

1 Thank Rene L
Austin, Tx
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153 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2015

Yes... YES! So much to love about Nest. Where to start. The location is a little cottage right off of Washington Street. You will blow by it and not even realize there is bunch of great food, just waiting for your attention. Slow down and turn into the parking lot. I would also make sure you have a reservation, since... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 607 S Washington St, Fredericksburg, TX 78624-4549
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Fredericksburg
  • Phone Number: +1 830-990-8383

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?