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The Guenther House

205 E Guenther, San Antonio, TX 78204-1404
+1 210-227-1061
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (103 reviews)
“pancakes” (145 reviews)
Opens in 22 min
All hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
205 E Guenther, San Antonio, TX 78204-1404
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Reviewed yesterday

Came here for breakfast. There was a forty minute wait so was able to go into the store and purchase a mix for waffles and pancakes, The waffles with strawberries for breakfast were very good. We walked here from out hotel, so was able to...More

Thank Julianne S
Reviewed yesterday

I used to love going to this place for their pancakes. However I was very disappointed yesterday. Instead of being nice and fluffy the pancakes were thin and dried out. Considering this is a flour mill that's pretty bad. The menu said it came with...More

Thank arlyn1
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We took a chance and Ubered out to the Guenther house for brunch on Saturday morning. We made the mistake of choosing to eat inside, instead of taking advantage of ready tables in the heated outside tent. That choice resulted in an expected 40 minute...More

Thank EverydayAdventure
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a hidden gem. The place is so unique. The cinnamon roll is like a eaters dream. Best breakfast in San Antonio. Always good food and service.

Thank K862QZaaronm
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Well as always it’s a great place. The enchiladas and chicken sandwich are two recommendations I have. Others I was with said the onion soup was good and the daily special is on the hit list. It’s usually sold out so I have been unable...More

Thank beersgood1
Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked from our River Walk hotel to get here, and so we were hungry by the time we arrived. It was January, so I think that had something to do with the fact that we were seated right away. They brought us bread before...More

Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our must-go on every trip to San Antonio. The menu is varied and everything we’ve tried was delicious. This time it was the chicken and waffles and club sandwiches. The waffle was light and crisp, the sandwiches piled high for a great meal with good...More

Thank Stephen A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whenever we travel to San Antonio, we always eat at the Guenther House. The food is delicious and the service is attentive. At Christmas, the decorations are beautiful. It takes one back to the 18th century and one can imagine being at this grand old...More

Thank JCarrabba
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Guenther house is definitely worth a visit. The house is beautiful. Take a trip upstairs to see the house.The stained glass door of the women's bathroom is beautiful. There is a shop upstairs that sells various pioneer flour baking mixes and other supplies. The...More

Thank Cookie8186
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An exceptional little place with extremely tasty waffles! Attentive and courteous staff and a very beautiful house to wander through! Nice indeed.

Thank Eric C
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17 April 2017|
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Response from Bri1313 | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry, I'm really not sure. Neither of us are on a gluten free and I didn't really pay attention.
29 May 2016|
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Response from Micci_Blue | Reviewed this property |
There is a free parking lot. Signage is small for the lot and you can't really see the house from the lot. (The lot is in back of the mill warehouse). Look at satellite view on Google maps and it is very clear. Beautiful... More
Michelle A
22 March 2015|
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Response from texasFox D | Reviewed this property |
I don't know for sure. I would guess they don't inside as the seating is rather confined. My December 2014 trip is the first time I've eaten outside, and I didn't see any dogs, but that doesn't mean they don't allow dogs. If... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$12
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 E Guenther, San Antonio, TX 78204-1404
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > Arsenal
  • Neighbourhood: Arsenal
  • Phone Number: +1 210-227-1061
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