Fredericksburg, TX is known as the Texas Wine Country! It is a beautiful, little city about one hour north of San Antonio. It is known for it's gorgeous wineries that line the road, excellent hiking spots and cute boutiques. It is the perfect girls weekend, couples retreat or even a day trip to sip on a glass of delicious wine in the Hill Country. We are so excited to share our favorite Fredericksburg wineries, restaurants, bars and things to do!
(Click on the links below to visit the website for each winery, restaurant, bar, location, etc.)
-THE TREATY HOUSE: The Treaty House is a sophisticated, upscale resturant off of Main Street in Fredericksburg. They are known for their craft cocktails, shareable small plates, large patio and live jazz music. It's the perfect spot to go for dinner or to just grab a cocktail and listen to some fun music!
-FARM HAUS BISTRO: The Farm Haus Bistro is a beautiful, quaint resturant located at the Herb Farm! The restaurant is surrounded by gorgeous flowers and gardens filled with colorful fruits and vegetables. Every dish is prepared homemade with the fruits and vegetables grown in the gardens, which makes every dish absolutely delicious and one of a kind!
-HONDO'S ON MAIN: Hondo's on Main is a causal, laid-back, fun restaurant and bar located right on Main Street. They serve classic Texas dishes and have live music almost every night of the week.
-VAUDEVILLE: Vaudeville is a classy, charming restaurant located in the downstairs part of a cute boutique off Main Street! It is a great spot for lunch or dinner and they are very accommodating for large groups. They serve excellent new American comfort food. Be sure to make a reservation as it fills up fast!
-OTTO'S: Otto's is cozy, cute, small restaurant right off Main Street. They serve German dishes and handcrafted cocktails.
-CROSSROADS: If you are looking for a fancy steak dinner, then Crossroads is the spot for you! It is located right off Main Street and is known for it's juicy steaks, fancy cocktails and live music.
-WOENER WAREHOUSE: Woener Warehouse is located inside of a cute boutique that resembles the show Fixer Upper! This charming little restaurant is perfect for brunch or lunch!
-GRAPE CREEK VINEYARD: Grape Creek is one of our favorite wineries in Fredericksburg! They have a beautiful patio, live music, restaurant onsite and excellent wine! You can bring your own food here if you would like and have a little picnic.
-BECKER VINEYARDS: Becker is another one of our favorites in Fredericksburg! The atmosphere is fun and welcoming. They have a gorgeous patio with live music and delicious wine. Becker is the perfect spot to spend the whole day at if you had to choose one winery, because you can bring your own food and hang out on the green grass with a little picnic.
-BARONS CREEK VINEYARDS: Barons Creek is one of the prettiest wineries in Fredericksburg! They have a beautiful outdoor patio with fountains flowing and little cottages you can rent out to stay the night.
-4.0 WINE CELLARS: 4.0 not only has excellent wine but also has wonderful and welcoming staff that make the experience at this winery very memorable! They have live music, a beautiful patio, great wine and fun people!
TOP THINGS TO DO
-WINERIES: Check out the beautiful wineries! You can either drive up and down 290 or jump on the 290 Wine Shuttle for only $20 and they will drop you off/pick you up at over 8 wineries.
-HIKE ENCHANTED ROCK: Enchanted rock is a massive pink granite dome that is perfect for hiking, backpacking, rock climbing or camping.
-SHOP ON MAIN STREET: Spend the day shopping on Main Street! There are so many cute and unique boutiques and restaurants on Main Street.
-GARRISON BROTHERS DISTILLERY: If you aren't into wine, then check out Garrison Brothers Distillery! They have a fun tour you can go on and learn how the bourbon is made. They also have a great outdoor patio to sit and sip on your bourbon flight or glass of wine from their free wine they have available!
TOP PLACES TO STAY
-SPLENDID INN: The Splendid Inn is a charming set of 3 cottages right off Main Street! You can rent out one or all three of these eclectic, clean and cute cottages. They also have a fire pit out front that is fun to perfect to sit around to make s'mores or have a glass of wine!
-FREDERICKSBURG HERB FARM: The Herm Farm has cute little houses you can rent out right on property! Be sure to eat at their bistro if you stay here. It is a excellent!