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Base grub

Staff was friendly and they had a giant screen, but the food was mediocre. We had the bbq robs and... read more

Reviewed June 2, 2017
PortlandRoss
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Portland, Oregon
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"Second round too good to be true"

We visited the Forge for Labor Day weekend. The night we arrived to Bandera we had dinner there... read more

Reviewed September 12, 2016
Nancy M
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Jun 2, 2017
“Base grub”
Sep 12, 2016
“"Second round too good to be true"”
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Reviewed June 2, 2017 via mobile

Staff was friendly and they had a giant screen, but the food was mediocre. We had the bbq robs and they were dry. It was also not super cheap.

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Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

We visited the Forge for Labor Day weekend. The night we arrived to Bandera we had dinner there which was on Friday. The waitress that helped us was really helpful. She told us about the weekend events. On Sunday Evening we decided to go back...More

2  Thank Nancy M
Reviewed February 13, 2015

It you went to the ladies room you had to pick your way through welding rods. The owner had a pile of dirt in the back of his pickup and when someone spit out a tomato seed and it sprouted, he staked it and kept...More

3  Thank Chapparral
Reviewed August 15, 2014

I just relocated at the start of Summer and have to go to town for Wifi. There are a couple other places I loved, but The Olde Forge became my home very quickly because the staff are helpful and the food is good. The owner...More

2  Thank SuzoosWoolWorks
Reviewed September 25, 2013

While on an annual trip in September 2012, my friends and I had lunch in what we are almost certain was the same building. I was called "Bandera Tavern" at that time, and its unique and rustic old world atmosphere along with superior service won...More

2  Thank Dewayne C
Reviewed October 21, 2012

The Forge was a favorite of mine for years back when it was what it was named for...a forge. There was a fireplace and friendly barmaids and cool locals but now...it's ...something more like a biker hangout crossed with a tourist hole. I'm not impressed.

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