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The Boat, Oyster Bar & Grill

1483 Junction Hwy, Kerrville, TX 78028-4808
+1 830-896-3354
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good10%
  • Average28%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fish platter” (3 reviews)
“frog legs” (2 reviews)
“crawfish” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
$$ - $$$
1483 Junction Hwy, Kerrville, TX 78028-4808
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Reviewed yesterday

Taking a road trip across Texas and it took us through Kerrville, as usual I looked on TripAdvisor saw The Boat Oyster Bar and Grill. We were headed to Galveston by was already hungry for seafood, so we stopped here. Great decision!! I had oysters...More

Thank SamSammyDog
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

excellent deck overlooking the river, some kind of food a step up from ordinary pub grub . . . the butterfly shrimp, the frog legs are top-shelf . . . the gumbo, ummmm, grew on me with every spoonful; Mrs from N'awlins nodded her approval....More

Thank David M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the first time here after talking about going for 4 years. It is a cool place to go for happy hour & just be with friends, but it is also a casual place to eat inside, as well as out on their patio...More

Thank Pam E
Reviewed 12 February 2018

If you are going out to have a few drinks with your friends and want to be where you can also get some seafood - give this place a shot. As a sports-type bar (TV's everywhere) it's not bad. However, if you want to go...More

Thank William K
Reviewed 5 February 2018

The oysters here were on the small side but were the best we have had in a long while. They were fresh. We also had a lb of boiled shrimp. They were very large with a wonderful flavor. Service was good. Waitresses were very friendly!...More

Thank Debosh
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Dinner Meal... although crowded....wait time was about 10 minutes on Saturday night .. had the grilled seafood platter,,, fried was on the menu.. changed to grilled with no problem or added cost... and the fish was excellent and large portions ...the long island iced tea...More

Thank Cindy M
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Just go eat here. It's not the frozen to the fry-daddy kinda restaurant like Kerrville's other seafood joints. The shrimp are big. Gumbo is decent. The Anchor burger is killer.

Thank TexasTraipser96
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

First occasion to try this restaurant under the new name and ownership. Began with cocktails, beer, and wine. Wine pours were very generous. No problems with the service. Several couples had starters. The oysters on the half shell were large and very good. No complaints...More

Thank Dorral C
Reviewed 24 November 2017

I have eaten lunch here several times. I always order shrimp, either in a poorboy or fried. It is always good . There are TVs for those that like to watch sports. Also bar seating or outdoor seating.

Thank Nancy H
Reviewed 22 October 2017

We enjoyed the platters, but too much food. Fish and shrimp excellent, good breading. I had them substitute extra shrimp in lieu of oysters. Fries are fresh and excellent. Service was enthusiastic. Main course came too fast, well before any of us could finish our...More

Thank AlWelch
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Job O
9 June 2017|
Response from GunNut111 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they are open for lunch, and it is Terrific Food and a Lot of it, at Extremely Reasonable prices. You will like it and tell others how good it is.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1483 Junction Hwy, Kerrville, TX 78028-4808
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Kerrville
  • Phone Number: +1 830-896-3354
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