Econo Lodge Inn & Suites
1254 FM 1101
New Braunfels, TX 78130
Phone: (830) 625-2230
Fax: (830) 625-2670
Bars & Cafes
Enjoy a delectable array of fresh dishes created by Chef Carol Irwin at Buttermilk Cafe, well located in Historic Gruene. The ambiance is casual and bright, a good place for a meal out with friends or a quick midday meal. Try dishes like the Black Bean Nachos, Chicken and Dumplings, Grilled Pork Chops and Country Chef Salad.
Faust Brewing Company is a brewery, hotel and pub all rolled into one. The brewery started out as a hotel for weary travelers in 1929. Today, it is an ideal place to stay at or visit with its close proximity to several tourist attractions in town.
An absolutely delightful experience awaits you at Billy's Ice House which offers patrons free live music every day of the week. Most concerts are open to people of all ages so families can come along with kids too. Despite the rather inexpensively priced drinks and no cover charges, Billy's supports charities which is why it is perhaps one of New Braunfels best loved bars.
Located on San Antonio Street, Phoenix Saloon was established over 200 years ago in the year 1871. This laid-back bar has been featured on the Food Network and The Travel Channel. It regularly hosts live music concerts with talented artists coming in to play.
Myron's Prime Steakhouse is the local favorite for an upscale dining experience. The prices of the meals may seem a bit over priced on the menu, but not when you begin eating! A meal here will be a 5-star experience. The service is top notch and the staff is professional and efficient. The meat is cooked to perfection, and is still tender and juicy while you savor it. Try out the Filet & Shrimp and the Rack Of Lamb. For those with a sweet tooth, the Fresh Seasonal Berries In Creme Anglaise is absolutely divine!
2tarts Bakery, located on North Castell Avenue, is known for its cakes , cream puffs, cupcakes and other baked goods. They also serve a variety of a savory dishes like quiches, empanadas and so on.
Naturally, tucked away on North Seguin Avenue, is a juice bar and sandwich shop which serves a range of fresh-squeezed juices, smoothies, soups and more. All in all, this is a great place to drop in for brunch or a quick bite to eat.
Enjoy a chilled pint as you watch a game in the cozy space well equipped with flatscreen televisions so you don't miss a second of gameplay. The brick-lined walls and wooden panelling lend the place an old-school charm. The menu features freshly prepared dishes like the Meatball and Angel Hair pasta, Smoked Turkey sandwich, Anticuchos Kebabs, Chopped Con and Skinny Fries. Well located across the Gruene Historic District.
Since 1998, the Vineyards has offered tender, juicy steaks, fresh seafood including Seared Ahi Tuna, Chilean Sea Bass, Rack of Lamb and more. At the Vineyards, wine naturally plays a large part of the dining experience. Popular vintages and wines from "boutique" vineyards are available. The wine list is easy to navigate and the staff is educated and friendly. For special occasions, try the "Romance Package" and enjoy a private, candlelit table for dessert set among the rows of vines.
Cheatham Street Warehouse is not an unusual bar but still there's lot you can look forward to. A laid-back attitude is personified by the body-language of the people, but yet after a while it's a loud and a lively environment. The seating arrangements are mainly pointing towards the small stage, where many talented singers and musician from the local are do their bit live, entertaining the people and interacting with them as well. The drinks are available in plenty, not expensive at all, while the service here is fairly good. It's great place to have a drink or two.
With a gigantic outdoor seating area and a marvelous selection of beers, you can unwind comfortably at Zelicks Icehouse. The ambiance is laid back and the decor is incredibly charming. There are also outdoor game at this bar that help while away time.
Gray Horse Saloon is a bustling dive bar that is inexpensive and always brimming with happy drinkers. Come here and down a beer or two and play a game of pool. Hit the dartboard or experiment with the jukebox. Service is top notch and delightful drinks are served here.