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Cafe at the Ridge

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13439 S Ranch Road 783, Kerrville, TX 78028-1710
+1 830-896-0420
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tue - Thu 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Kerrville, Texas
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134 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a regular stop for us and we stoppped in for lunch today. We ordered the meatloaf and chicken fried chicken. Portions were very small and my meatloaf appeared to be resurrected and overcooked. Our waitress was very attentive and No complaints with the service. The food was a disappointment both in portion size and quality. Sorry to say... More 

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Ephrata, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

12/30/16 Had a great breakfast except for a really odd presentation. My wife had the florentine omelette which was perfect. I had the basic 2 eggs easy over, sausage patties, fried potatoes & sourdough toast. The chef ruined the potatoes by frying them with a powerful helping of fresh garlic. The garlic was completely overpowering and who ever heard of... More 

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Rocksprings, Texas
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95 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived around 11:30 and had our pick of tables to choose from but by the time we left every table was full and people were waiting. We started with the soup of the day which was beef noodle. It had a rich beefy flavor and the noodles were perfectly cooked. I got the loaded quesadilla and indeed it was!... More 

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Kerrville, Texas
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146 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2016

My ladies lunch group enjoyed a delicious meal today at the Cafe. It is a short drive out from the main part of Kerrville, but well worth it. The menu is varied, focusing somewhat on "comfort" foods. Portions are very generous, so take a good appetite. I had a delicious burger, one had fried catfish with fried green tomatoes, another... More 

Thank Cowgirl10_10
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2016 via mobile

Me and my husband are lunch and we're pleased. The chicken fried chicken was delicious and so was the bacon cheeseburger. They also have a bakery, and a garden area outside where you can purchase plants and other gardening accessories. Great place!

Thank Tim M
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

Actually, my husband and I were in Kerrville with eleven other couples, and the trip organizer scheduled both meals there one day. Twelve ladies had lunch while the guys played golf; all 24 of us went back for dinner. The menu is quite varied, and the food was delicious. I can't say enough good things about the service. If they... More 

Thank Lsb2
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 5, 2016

We have visited Cafe at the Ridge several times on Friday and Saturday nights. The food is what I call down home country and is excellent. The chicken fried chicken was especially good. There has been live music and it adds extra fun to the evenings outing. The staff has always been friendly and helpful. They have baked goods and... More 

Thank Mark J
Kerrville, Texas
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79 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

Wanted a nice hot lunch...daily special, until I found out if was Bison Chili! We had already ordered 2 cokes. Menu had nothing of interest today, since their prices are not as affordable as the daily lunch special. We decided to leave and went to pay for our cokes. $6.00 plus tax for 2 regular size fountain cokes! That did... More 

Thank Xpressions2004
Kerrville, Texas
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134 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

We have eaten here several times. The kitchen is consistent and we enjoyed every meal. Very fair pricing on both food and drinks . I ordered the Rib Daily Special with mashed potatoes and fried cabbage. The ribs were excellent and both sides were tasty and cooked perfectly. Deb had their Meatloaf, which we have ordered before and is consistently... More 

Thank Philbytx
Portland, Texas
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8 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016

Clean spotless restaurant (flatware shines) food is very tasty and generous . Try the cornbread!!! Finally try the Texas Ranger pie ..Yummy. Nice giftshop and gardens outside. Also nice to know.. James Avery home base store is on the way.

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Billy L, Owner at Cafe at the Ridge, responded to this review

We are happy to hear that you had a great experience with us, nrlavoie and that you enjoyed the cornbread and the Texas ranger pie. We look forward to seeing you again. Best, The Cafe at the Ridge Family More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $15
American, Cafe
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13439 S Ranch Road 783, Kerrville, TX 78028-1710
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Kerrville
  • Phone Number: +1 830-896-0420
The Cafe at The Ridge is a place to gather, not just around a plate of great food, but around each other. The Ridge offers a place to share stories over a glass of sweet tea and a chicken fried steak. All of our delicious family recipes are created using only the freshest of ingredients and are perfect for the whole family.

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