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12 Gage

Gage Hotel, Marathon, TX
+1 432-386-4205
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“filet” (18 reviews)
“quail” (13 reviews)
“caesar salad” (9 reviews)
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American, Southwestern, Gluten Free Options
Gage Hotel, Marathon, TX
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Marathon with two old friends from Lubbock. The dinner at 12 Gage was excellent. The two men in our group had the stake which was cooked perfectly to our liking. It had a hint of a unique sauce with a nice crusty exterior...More

Thank Arnold E
Reviewed 24 April 2018

We ate dinner 3 nights at the 12 Gage, and were not disappointed any time, except when they ran out of prawns. We tried an excellent fish dish, an elk meatloaf that was marvelous, a pork chop that was so huge it could have fed...More

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had dinner with another couple. We had the oyster nachos for an appetizer and they were really good. I was trying to decide between the ribeye and the elk & bison meatloaf. Our waiter suggested the meatloaf and it was very...More

Thank Scott D
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

We accidentally discovered this hotel on our way leaving Big Bend National Park. We were trying to grab a quick bite on our way to the Midland airport. We saw this interesting restaurant on the only street of the town, standing out from the rest...More

Thank Gao33wy
Reviewed 8 April 2018

All of us tried something different and no one was disappointed. Try one of the specials for something a little different!

Thank J4160OIjuliam
Reviewed 5 April 2018

We stayed at the Gage Hotel and decided to eat at their restaurant for convenience and because we'd read good things about it. We were not disappointed: the imaginative dishes were better than what we have seen in other hotel restaurants.The service was superb: the...More

Thank hungry2eat
Reviewed 6 March 2018

My husband and I have stayed here many times. The food is amazing. We stayed two nights and we ate the 12 Gage both nights, chicken fried steak, pork tenderloin, salmon and rib-eye. All were excellent along with sides. Mac and cheese, kale/Caesar salad. The...More

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Whether you stay at the Gage or not the restaurant is very good and worth a visit. Drink service is a bit slow but the drinks themselves are good. Try the quail as an appetizer, they are fantastic and I get them every time!

Thank Nyati818
Reviewed 28 February 2018

We ate at the 12 Gage twice--because the first time was so good we did not want to go anywhere else! The service was fantastic, the food was mouth watering and the ambiance was such that you just wanted to relax and enjoy your meal....More

Thank brendaatherton1
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Top quality steak, out of this world brownie, Wild West style interior, fireplace, outside and inside sitting

Thank KarishkaLondon
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
American, Southwestern, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gage Hotel, Marathon, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Marathon
  • Phone Number: +1 432-386-4205
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