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105 Ruthlynn Dr, Longview, TX 75605-5635
903-553-1161
Today
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Description: American and Italian cuisine. In a relaxed adult atmosphere. Daily...
American and Italian cuisine. In a relaxed adult atmosphere. Daily specials available off the regular menu, beer and wine bar, smoke free dinning room in addition to enclosed patio where smoking is permitted. No children is a definite plus!
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Visitor rating
  • 11
    Excellent
  • 5
    Very good
  • 1
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Good, but LOUD

We had mixed reviews on the food. The stew wasn't anything great, but the crab manicotti was good. The bread and garlic butter is highly addictive as well. The biggest complaint was that the acoustics were really terrible in the place. It looks like a nice place that should be quiet and ambient... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 11, 2015
LauraDenae
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Tyler, Texas
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Tyler, Texas
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

We had mixed reviews on the food. The stew wasn't anything great, but the crab manicotti was good. The bread and garlic butter is highly addictive as well. The biggest complaint was that the acoustics were really terrible in the place. It looks like a nice place that should be quiet and ambient, but it was very very loud. I'd... More 

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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 via mobile

We have actually been here a couple of times. We love that we can have a romantic date with no kids around. The food has always been good and the service excellent. I eat gluten free and they have always been accommodating to adjust my order. Try it!!

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Longview, Texas
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Fritz has great specials at night. I have not had a bad meal there. The wine selection is extremely limited however. Have tea and enjoy wine later at home. The service is very good and quite laid back.

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Melbourne, FL
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Great food and great prices. I had Fettucini Alfredo with chicken and it was flavorful and nice chunks of chicken. Decent wine selection for small, local restaurant. The catch of the day was enjoyed by the tablemates.

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Longview, Texas
Top Contributor
236 reviews 236 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

Finally convinced the better half to try Fritz's after a couple of years of trying. She thought it was a beer joint due to the beer garden. That was a plus for me but not for her. Fritz's is much more refined and upscale than she could have imagined. Now for the important part. Our food was well prepared and... More 

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Kilgore, Texas, United States
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

I took my wife and disabled grandmother to fritz's on 11/17. I had driven across longview to take grandma here for the first time. my wife and I have been regular customers for many years. when we went in the manager told us they were closed and even though grandma was disappointed we went to a similar restaurant and had... More 

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Longview, Texas
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

I've eaten at Fritz's several times over the years and I've never had a bad meal. On the contrary, they are usually excellent! The wait/server staff is excellent. They never fail to answer questions or make perfect suggestions if asked. They have a good wine selection and, along with the usual domestic beers, sometime have an interesting beer or two... More 

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Texas
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39 reviews 39 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2013 via mobile

I was looking for a restaurant to celebrate my husband and my anniversary. I wanted something different. I looked on Trip Advisor and was intrigued by this place. My husband and I decided to try it. When we arrived, we looked at it warily because the outside would not encourage you to go in, but once you enter, it is... More 

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Longview, Texas
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013

Fritz's has a nice, compact regular menu, and their specials are awesome! Crab manicotti!! They have nice desserts, too. Due to some local smoking ordinances, no one under 18 is allowed in the restaurant, but the dining area is non-smoking.

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Omaha, Nebraska
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2013

This is my favorite restaurant in Longview!! It has a special charm about it and the food is amazing.if you haven't been here you must go. 5 stars!!!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 105 Ruthlynn Dr, Longview, TX 75605-5635
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Longview
  • Phone Number: 903-553-1161

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Description

American and Italian cuisine. In a relaxed adult atmosphere. Daily specials available off the regular menu, beer and wine bar, smoke free dinning room in addition to enclosed patio where smoking is permitted. No children is a definite plus!
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?