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The Guenther House

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$$ - $$$
Arsenal
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205 E Guenther, San Antonio, TX 78204-1404
+1 210-227-1061
Today
07:00 - 15:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 15:00
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New Jersey
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This historic neighborhood is beautiful & well maintained. The Guenther House is is historic & a beautiful location. The food is delicious, a little pricey, but none the less, delicious. Worth the trip to eat here.

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Sofia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I had breakfast here on my way to visiting the missions. The place itself is really beautiful - I sat in the garden and even though it was a bit windy, the view is worth it. Their coffee is delicious and the waffle I had was fresh, served with real maple syrup. It is a bit pricey, but overall a... More 

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Jefferson City, Missouri
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Get the breakfast tacos! You will not be disappointed. And the house coffee is amazing, too! I had to buy a bag of the ground house coffee to bring home with me. Sitting outside eating delicious food and taking in gorgeous, historic scenery made for the perfect brunch!

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Monroe, Michigan
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38 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The food was fantastic especially the homemade biscuits with homemade preserves! The beauty of the house was over shadowed by the delicious food.

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Thank Sheri P
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39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There was an hour and a half wait on Easter Sunday around 10 AM. We left and tried again Monday around 8 and had no wait. The strawberry waffle was delicious but not worth more than a 30 minute wait. The gift shop is worth checking out. We had outstanding service!

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Mexico City
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556 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Each time we go to San Antonio, we go to The Guenther House at least twice. This is undoubtedly the best place for breakfast and brunch. The biscuits, pancakes and waffles are simply the best. And the location and building is wonderful.

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Thank kartikmexico
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6 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well, this was a hour and a half wait for Easter Breakfast. But, we didn't complain because you wait everywhere on Holidays and you had beautiful gardens; the river; the museum and the house to look through (all free of charge). Also - if you want to walk its part of the King William historic neighborhood and that is worth... More 

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Houston, Texas, USA
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68 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoy a quiet brunch by the river with nice country food. The champagne chicken enchiladas are seriously delicious. Came with my teens and pre-teen and they all enjoyed it as well.

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Thank BenuAl
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55 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You have to try the sweet cream waffle! It was delicious! The biscuits are huge and are even better with the sausage gravy!

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NC
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34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited 12 years ago when I was pregnant with my first son and the memories have never left me! We had breakfast here again with our 2 boys (9 & 11) and we were all impressed with the food quality. Service is excellent and sitting outside is so enjoyable. I would recommend this place first in San Antonio!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$12
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 15:00
Monday
07:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 15:00
Thursday
07:00 - 15:00
Friday
07:00 - 15:00
Saturday
07:00 - 15:00
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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?