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Guenther House

205 E. Guenter, San Antonio, TX 78204 (Arsenal)
210-227-1061
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Ranked #39 of 201 Attractions in San Antonio
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Historic Sites, History Museums
Activities: Dining
Description: Majestic home belonging to the founders of the Pioneer Flour Mill.
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Omaha, NE
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

Our Trolley operator recommended this place for breakfast. My husband and I walked one Mike from our Riverwalk hotel. The breakfast food was great. I had a waffle and my husband had the special breakfast. The price was good too. It was about $25 for the two of us. The adjoining museum and gift shop were fun too.

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King William, Virginia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
13 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We visited here on the strong recommendation of friends. It is a beautiful location; seating inside or out (we sat outside), and the service is good. But we were both disappointed with our meals. My sister ordered a taco salad, which she said was just average. I ordered some kind of enchiladas with a champagne sauce that was so terribly... More

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San Antonio, Texas
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Yes, it gets crowded. Yes, you will have to wait for a table. But, you will enjoy your meal and the beautiful setting. Try to go early to beat the crowds. Make sure you take time to stroll the King William neighborhood after you eat. If you want the traditional breakfast foods, be sure to order the pancake of the... More

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txyz
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35 reviews 35 reviews
13 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Stumbled on this restaurant while visiting the King William District. It has a nice outdoor patio overlooking the river and an inside dining room as well. As a part of the Pioneer Flour plant that looms overhead, you would expect the baked goods to be pretty good-and you would be correct! Fresh squeezed lemonade that was just the right amount... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Get the essence of San Antonio back when life was at a tranquil pace. This restaurant is a nice experience if the victorian era! Its a must stop in the King William District:)

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Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
13 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

We went here for breakfast. It took awhile to get the food but it was so good! Worth the wait. Best part it wasn't super pricey.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014 via mobile

So delish they never disappoint!!! I crave the cinnamon rolls. Get there early there is always a wait for a reason. They also have a cute gift shop.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Everytime we visit San Antonio, Guenther House is on our "Must Do" list. We always have a nice meal at a reasonable price. Wonderful little shop you can browse while you wait to be seated. You can tour some of the rooms of the house and the grounds around the home also. It is an easy walk south along the... More

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San Antonio, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

We enjoyed our visit to the Guenther House visit. The breakfast & baked goods are exceptional! It is a beautiful hotel/restaurant along the river. We enjoyed the atmosphere & food. If we ever visit San Antonio again, I would love to stay here. The history of the Pioneer baking flour along with the wonderful baked goods is wonderful. They also... More

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Central NYS
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59 reviews 59 reviews
13 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

We visited Guenther Hosue for the history of it, and stopped in to their little restaurant for lunch. The food was very tasty and the baked goods divine! There is a stop on the trolley line with a short walk, and you can see some lovely older architecture.

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