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The Guenther House Museum

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“flour mill”(21 reviews)
Majestic home belonging to the founders of the Pioneer Flour Mill.
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205 E Guenther, San Antonio, TX 78204-1404
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All reviews gift shop biscuits and gravy flour mill cinnamon rolls breakfast tacos champagne chicken house coffee the king william district enchiladas wait for a table small museum san antonio river the river outdoor seating beautiful grounds walking tour interesting history
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I have been to the Guenther twice. The first time was because of so many recommendations. The second time because I was convinced that my first experience was just poor timing. It was not. The food is mediocre, and the atmosphere is chaotic, and noisy...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank rakanui
Reviewed 6 days ago

Our friend shared this treasure with us. We walked through the gate and urns of complimentary coffee were set up so that visitors could enjoy their wait and there will be one! No wonder though because of the excellent food, history and gift shop to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mosoles2019
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pros -- Great price, service, atmosphere, and the cinnamon rolls are phenomenal. Plenty of options for little ones and they let them split plates as well. Lots of neat history there you can read about as well. We were there over the New Year and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank jeffreypendry
Reviewed December 21, 2018 via mobile

Come to eat at the restaurant but visit the upstairs of the house to see the huge gingerbread house which is beautifully decorated. Displays of the history of the mill and a cute gift shop too!

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank nowpacking
Reviewed December 7, 2018 via mobile

Had a great breakfast with sausage gravy, potatoes, bacon , biscuit and eggs that was delicious. Tried the Founders coffee (I am a straight up black coffee drinker) this was not my taste at all as the flavoring was too much for me. The ground...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank valorie2015
Reviewed November 21, 2018

Great place to for a brunch or coffee break. The cinnamon rolls are huge and the tea room downstairs is one of the prettiest I have ever seen.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SwedebyMarriage529
Reviewed November 20, 2018

Breakfast is always good and the pastries are delicious. The museum is also very interestig about the homes in the early 1900's.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Eugene R
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

We went to Guenther House for breakfast and man was it great! We had the pancakes and the waffles and both lived up to our expectations. The other food we saw looked really good too! The grounds were beautiful and helped pass the wait to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank kurtiswh
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

We woke up late ambled our way to the historic house, museum and restaurant. We were there for breakfast and quickly learned that so was the rest of San Antonio. While we waited for a hour and a half to be seated, we looked at...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank raymonn2016
Reviewed October 27, 2018

If you are looking for a hearty breakfast try the Guenther House. Great atmosphere, wonderful gift shop and fantastic waffles, biscuits and gravy and cinnamon rolls. Wander upstairs and see a few of the original rooms. You can buy their waffle, pancake and gingerbread mixes...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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June 5, 2017|
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Response from Ggirl124 | Reviewed this property |
An hour to leisurely eat and half hour to browse gift shop. About a fifteen minute walk on River Walk