There is a lot to do around New Braunfels, and all of those activities will require energy and strength. The best way to keep that energy up? Take a break for a delicious meal at one of the several restaurants in town. Here are a few of the best places for fine dining around the city.
The Gruene Door
Opened in April 2009, the Gruene Door features chefs who create clean and simple, yet diverse flavors. This restaurant uses local and seasonal ingredients as much as possible, some coming from the restaurant’s own garden. New menu versions and frequent specials keep guests and the chefs interested and satisfied. Brunch is always a favorite with dishes like pulled pork over grits and chicken and waffles. The brown sugar salmon with flash fried spinach and polenta is highly reviewed, as is the atmosphere and high-quality service.
Myron’s Prime Steakhouse
Bill Been and his wife Jo Anna opened Myron’s in 2003. Bill (his first name is actually Myron), spent over 20 years working for several well-known steakhouses perfecting his art before opening his own. It is housed a remodeled 1924 movie theater in downtown New Braunfels. As soon as you walk in, take notice of this restaurant’s unique and intimate booths, ornately stamped tin ceilings, and romantic lighting. Myron’s Prime Steakhouse is, of course, famous for the steaks.
Recent accolades include the title of “Best Steakhouse 2016” by San Antonio Magazine, being a “Diners Choice Winner 2016” from OpenTable, and receiving Wine Spectator’s 2016 Award of Excellence. Myron’s serves Chicago prime beef (the top 2% of all prime beef in the United States), has a full bar and an extensive wine list.
Gristmill River Restaurant & Bar
Overlooking the Guadalupe River, the Gristmill has been around since 1977. Find this local spot in the historic district of Gruene just beneath the famous Gruene water tower. The Gristmill serves steaks, hamburgers, chicken fried steak, fried catfish, grilled chicken, huge sandwiches, fresh fish and signature dishes like tomatillo chicken and bronzed catfish. This restaurant is also famous for desserts like fudge pie, an enormous strawberry shortcake, and Jack Daniel’s pecan pie. The full bar, good wine list, and fresh squeezed lime margaritas are also popular.
Experience fine dining at one of these nearby restaurants. Jump into a quality vehicle from Nissan of New Braunfels and drive to the one nearest you, today.