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Fredericksburg Brewing Co.
Ranked #13 of 139 Restaurants in Fredericksburg
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $4 - $20
Cuisines: American, German
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Good for: Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Breakfast, Takeout
Description: Fredericksburg Brewing Company is the oldest brewpub in Texas and has been proclaimed by numerous publications as the "Best in Texas" with their brews winning awards in both U.S. and international competitions.   This internationally known establishment not only serves some of the finest German brews and food, but is housed in a historical, refurbished 1890s rock building complete with fireplace, old wooden ceilings, antique lighting, copper, brass and stainless brewing equipment, and enclosed biergarten. In addition to craft beer, The Brewery offers tasty selections for lunch and dinner including German selections, burgers, pizza, salads, sandwiches and more!
Bogota, Colombia
Level 6 Contributor
503 reviews
257 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
“good food”
Reviewed July 20, 2013

We had a 40 minute wait....the place was packed, so that was a good sign. The ruben sandwich was so good. The side dishes are so homey. The service was quick and efficient. Bathrooms clean, but could be just a bit tidier.

Visited July 2013
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  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
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McKinney, Texas
Level 4 Contributor
22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“Great brewery in Fredericksburg”
Reviewed July 19, 2013

Been twice to Fredericksburg & always stop in at Fredericksburg Brewing Co. The beer is always good & service great. Be sure to pick up the 2 liter beer to take home & enjoy within a week or so. Good for up to a month unopened. once you open it drink it within a couple of days.

  • Visited July 2013
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Friendswood, Texas
Level 3 Contributor
11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Worst restaurant EVER”
Reviewed July 19, 2013

The chalupas were swimming in grease and the hamburgers tasted like spoiled meat. No one in a party of four ate more than a few bites of food. We paid the bill and left without touching any more of the meal. We are not fussy people but this food was beyond what any reasonable person would accept. Our party ended up going to the Theater without dinner and eating at home. The restaurant could care less about the quality and service since they figure your a tourist and only pass through one time. I get the sense after reading reviews of other restaurants in this town that it is a common problem in this town. There are better restaurants in neighboring towns.

  • Visited July 2013
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Kelly A, Manager at Fredericksburg Brewing Co., responded to this review, July 23, 2013
We appreciate you choosing the brewery and apologize that your experience was anything less than great. We take pride in our food and want all our guests, locals and tourists alike, to enjoy their meal as well as our craft beer every time they visit us. Our town (our business included) thrives on tourists and we value every one that passes through. Their return business and word of mouth is what has kept us in business since 1994.

We always want our guests to enjoy every aspect of their visit with us and hope that if there is every anything wrong with our food, service etc. that they will speak with a manager about the issues while on site so that we can remedy the situation immediately. After the fact it is hard to pinpoint what the situation was and determine how we can fix it; we always wish to improve in any way we can. We hope that you will stop in again and give us the chance to impress you. We are a small, family owned, company and we appreciate your business.
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Houston, TX
Level 4 Contributor
25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“BEST REUBEN IN TOWN!”
Reviewed July 19, 2013

I ordered the "Best Reuben in Town" and have to agree with that. The service was excellent and I was able to sample (for $1.25) a beer before I ordered a pint...I like that!

Visited July 2013
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Texas
Level 4 Contributor
38 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
“Great place”
Reviewed July 17, 2013

The food is just so-so but their beers are outstanding. Great service too ! They will let you sample anyone of the beers and I recommend you take advantage of this !

Visited July 2013
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