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Welfare Cafe

223 Waring Welfare Rd, Boerne, TX 78006-7926
+1 830-537-3700
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“schnitzel” (23 reviews)
“chicken” (21 reviews)
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American, German
$$ - $$$
223 Waring Welfare Rd, Boerne, TX 78006-7926
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Lots of atmosphere in historic former country post office in the beautiful hill country. Lovely patio seating. Elevated German influenced menu and great wine list.

Thank wendySanAntonio
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recently tried this out of the way place in the hill country. Several miles off I-10 in Welfare,Tx. Easy to miss- go slow on the Waring Welfare road. Enjoyed the Fredericksburg chicken and Bandera quail. Several good schnitzels. Service was quick, good and pleasant. It's...More

Thank FairOaks1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Slow is the key work, not enough servers and one chef cannot keep up. the food is good and if you are with friends then its worth the wait.

Thank billybob2711
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love this place. Food is always great. Good menu...i like the fish and the veal. But the burger is great as well. Good wine selection. Best to call ahead and get reservations.

Thank Coby78006
Reviewed 3 June 2017

This was the perfect place to celebrate our anniversary. We chose to eat outdoors. The garden dining area was lovely, charming, and serene. We ordered the crab cakes for an appetizer. They were wonderful with the jalapeno cream sauce. My husband ordered the beef tenderloin....More

Thank sherid50
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped in a Hill Country drive and discovered this little gem. Well put together wine list. Romaine wedge salad was excellent. Outside dining pleasant among the gardens with humming birds. Next time we will try Brunch

Thank jmik66
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We only had an hour, would have loved to stay longer over wine or desert and coffee. But the meal was wonderful. There is a wait for the food BUT it is because everything is cooked FRESH and it is worth it. Loved the Chicken...More

Thank Fran U
Reviewed 15 May 2017

My wife and I love visiting Welfare Cafe! The food is very good, service friendly and the restaurant fun and unique. We only wish we lived closer so we could go there more often.

Thank JimC2626
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Well, as ex-chef/owner I was very so impressed with the food, the cherm of the place total surprised....... For sure going back for more....

Thank twohananels
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Exceptional food, comfortable eclectic atmosphere! Menu rotates with a great wine list. There is a patio area to eat, drink and enjoy live music and fresh air. Not to be missed!!!!

Thank vwhatley
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30 April 2017|
Response from Piperlovestravel | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember seeing that on the menu
Dale M
19 June 2016|
Response from ycnanb | Reviewed this property |
They are open from 11 a.m. until 9p.m. on Sunday's.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 223 Waring Welfare Rd, Boerne, TX 78006-7926
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Boerne
  • Phone Number: +1 830-537-3700
  • E-mail
Housed in the original 1900 Welfare General Store & Post office.The Cafe & beer garden is surrounded by beautiful gardens and historic buildings, offering a unique dining experience since 1998. We support local wine rowers and Texas farmers and ranchers.Local producers Local producers and sustainable practices are paramount to our menu choices. Texas Hill Country inspired seasonal menus available along with gluten free, vegetarian and vegan options.
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