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Clear River Pecan Bakery, Sandwiches and Ice Cream

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$$ - $$$
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138 E Main St, Fredericksburg, TX 78624-4228
+1 830-997-8490
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7:30 am - 7:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Mon - Thu 7:30 am - 7:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:30 am - 8:00 pm
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Waco, Texas
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stopped in for pastries and coffee. Coffee was okay, but the sausage & cheese kolaches and the German pretzel were very tasty!

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Thank KRichTx
Key West
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

What a fun shop! We all had ice cream and some fresh baked cookies. Everything was really good. The kids enjoyed pumping quarters into the old timey games. Old soda shop feel. Awesome lemonade with free refills! Espresso coffees, too. Smiling staff. They have food, but we didn't sample any on this trip. We'll stop in again on our next... More 

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Thank Heather S
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This place is top-notch from start to finish! We stopped here in the morning to indulge in some sweetness. We tried three different pastries, a bacon and cheese scone, and a pecan shortbread cookie. Each one was delicious. Later in the day we returned to have strawberry cheesecake ice cream and praline pecan ice cream. The ice cream is made... More 

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Thank Denise T
Auberry, California
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Spent some quality time with the family as we each enjoyed a different flavor of Clear River Ice-Cream--excellent!! Had we discovered this place sooner, we'd have eaten lunch as well. The menu looked wonderful and there were several enjoying a variety of sandwiches they provide. Prices were average and the unique way of charging per ounce for ice-cream (as is... More 

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Thank Sheryl E
Austin, Texas
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104 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was looking for a latte and smoothies but so many coffee shops close at 5pm. Found Clear River instead. Great selection of ice cream, shakes, coffee drinks, cookies, and even kolaches! Don't let the line out the door stop you...It goes fast.

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Thank treborz64
Celina, Texas
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495 reviews
323 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Oh my goodness this was amazing ice cream. You must visit this place when in Fredericksburg. It defies amazing, and is beyond amazing. The ice cream is delicious and flavorful. And the decor is reminiscent of an old soda shop from the 50's. Come to this place...I hear they have regular food too, but who can eat that when the... More 

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Thank So_It_Goes_16
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yummy, cute place to stop when you need a break from shopping and wandering around Fredericksburg. The turtle brownie was delicious!

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Thank Nunie C
Austin, Texas
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was perfect for a quick bite in between shopping. We shared the king sandwich, but it was average. The chips were the best part. The ice cream was good but very expressive; almost $8 for two single scoops.

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Thank clane523
Richardson, Texas
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168 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice 50s old style atmosphere. I tried the amaretto/peach/pecan ice cream. It won an award some years ago, and was delicious. The ice cream girl could have been more engaging and helpful with taste requests and I wish they could have kept the tables cleaner, being such a small space how hard could that be?

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Thank Scott M
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is so much fun, great atmosphere, great Ice cream and really good sandwiches. I really like the homemade potato chips

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Thank Steve S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday
7:30 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
7:30 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
7:30 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
7:30 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
7:30 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
7:30 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 138 E Main St, Fredericksburg, TX 78624-4228
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Fredericksburg
  • Phone Number: +1 830-997-8490

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