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Creek Road Cafe

301 W Highway 290, Dripping Springs, TX 78620-4016
+1 512-858-9459
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“crab cakes” (13 reviews)
“pork chop” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
301 W Highway 290, Dripping Springs, TX 78620-4016
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a few days in the Dripping Springs area and had a blast. Came to Creek Road cafe to celebrate my birthday. Don't let the outside fool you, it looks rustic, but the quality is on the inside. We started off with a delicious watermelon/mint...More

Thank Sue D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You know how restaurants that are in small towns try to be fancy. They add tons of ingredients thinking a more complicated combination is better. Sometimes it can be very good, however, this restaurant needs a few good simple dishes. A great chef is one...More

Thank ehillround
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Don't want to get dressed up to get some really good food and have a good selection of fine wines - then go to Creek Road Cafe in Dripping Springs. I just stopped in one day for lunch and was pleasantly surprised. I had the...More

Thank TJS0315
Reviewed 9 June 2017

After enjoying an afternoon of wine tasting on the Driftwood Wine Trail, we decided to try the Creek Road Cafe after receiving a recommendation from a local merchant. Despite not having a reservation we were seated right away - there were only a few other...More

Thank itsall0k
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Stopped in for lunch before we left the area after a baseball tournament. This is a lovely local restaurant. The white table cloths threw me off a bit when we walked in but it is more casual during the day. Great eats included sandwiches, burgers,...More

Thank 536JenniferD
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

It's tough to compete with the amazing restaurants just down the road in Austin, so we were pleasantly surprised at the food and service here. Had a French dip and salmon salad. French dip was Bette than the salad, but both were tasty. Servers work...More

Thank Ashley L
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Great stop on Hwy. 290. Nice atmosphere but food was even nicer. Had lunch and ordered Texas Ruben. Wonderful! Wife had salad and soup of the day which was a meal in itself. Red beans and rice. Wait staff was wonderful! Watched wait staff getting...More

Thank fritz_nelius59
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Came on a Sunday after church with a group of 8. Service was wonderful and the menu options were well priced. The food was outstanding and at any other establishment would've been priced sky high. I had the veggie wrap and ate the entire thing,...More

Thank cbaery08
Reviewed 15 May 2017

I don't get it. How in the world is this little place in the middle of nowhere so freaking amazing? I had the wasabi miso glazed Salmon and it was perfection. Understated outer facade, this gem of a restaurant is worth a drive. If I...More

1  Thank Heather N
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

My son booked his rehearsal dinner here and I can see why it ranks so high in the Dripping Springs area. Service and food were both excellent for our party of 36 people. We had the steak medallions and stuffed chicken with mashed potatoes and...More

Thank Bretmcbunch
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Questions & Answers
29 April 2016|
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Response from Vince C | Reviewed this property |
Yes. I haven't had wine there, but my wife has, and I think they have a fairly good selection of tradional as well as local wines.
Roger K
6 March 2016|
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Response from Vince C | Reviewed this property |
301 W. Hwy 290 in downtown Dripping Springs. Next to Rolling in Thyme and Dough restaurant. Google Maps has the location correct - if you look on your phone you should be able to find it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Private Dining, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 W Highway 290, Dripping Springs, TX 78620-4016
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dripping Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 512-858-9459
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