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The Gin

219 S East St, Belton, TX
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Ranked #11 of 57 restaurants in Belton
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Austin, Texas
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42 reviews 42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 NEW

We stopped at the Gin for dinner on our way to an event. This was the first time we'd ever been there. The service is great, the atmosphere is unique and the food is tasty! My wife had the Baja Shrimp, one of their specialties. Unfortunately, it wasn't so special. I had the cubed steak. I've got to say WOW!... More

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Austin, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

My women's meet-up group picked this place for happy hour a few nights ago. We thought it would be ideal to start meeting here since it is in the middle of Temple, Killeen and Salado. We got there around 6:00 for happy hour prices. We were told that the only drinks on happy hour were the draft beers. The appetizers... More

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TheGin2014, Manager at The Gin, responded to this review

I want to apologize for you last visit. We would like to make it up to you. I'm sorry that you didn't not get the correct information on all of our HH. All of drinks are lower cost during happy hour. Our new bartender was not aware of. Please contact me for your next visit I would love to meet... More

Texas
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 via mobile

Ok, so we went because of the pics we saw of the house chips! Sooo good! Wonderful, relaxed atmosphere with great views. Great customer service. My husband had the hamburger & I the turkey club with avocado. Both were awesome! The menu has lots of different items, which we like, that you don't see in the usual restaurants. They have... More

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Orangeville, Illinois
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46 reviews 46 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

We went early for dinner and they had no trouble finding us a nice seat. The food was good and the prices reasonable. There's a cute little creek to the back of the property and you can feed the ducks/geese if you wish. We sat and chatted a long time and the server never rushed us. We compensated him well... More

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Arlington, Texas
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

This place is in a very nicely repurposed gin. Our food was great. I had the salmon salad with a very tasty bacon vinaigrette dressing. One had the avocado steak salad and the others had the catfish dinner. The only complaint was that the hush puppies were dry. So they fed them to the ducks. We will go again next... More

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Fort Riley, Kansas
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45 reviews 45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Interesting industrial decor and setting on Belton Creek. Great view with outside dining. Staff was very friendly, prompt, and helpful on suggestions. And the food was YUMMY! Looking forward to another trip there.

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Temple
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 via mobile

Love this place ! Place has very nice view. The ducks are fun to feed. Great service from James and the food is wonderful. Feature tonight was great.

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Belton, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

We had a wonderful time at The Gin at Nolan Creek. Service was excellent. Joshua was our server and he was unbelievably helpful as this was our first visit. We had the Nolan Creek chicken and the chicken fried steak. Both wonderful choices. The atmosphere was beautiful. We even had a manager come to our table and make sure our... More

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Temple, texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 via mobile

Features are amazing there!! The staff is always very plentiful and they all stay very busy. The service is top notch. The house is always full and eager to please. I always enjoy the visit. Deborah is an amazing waitress and always provides a warm, welcoming smile. Overall phenomenal, I highly recommend the experience! More over, James is your guy... More

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Las Cruces, New Mexico
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

My husband and I have been here a few times because we really like the burgers. We have learned to call ahead for take-out because the service is so SLOW and so BAD. I actually had to track down my waitress in the bar to pay my check because she dropped it on the table and didn't come back for... More

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