Quality Inn & Suites
1533 IH-35 North
New Braunfels, TX 78130
Phone: (830) 643-9300
Fax: (830) 643-9200
Bars & Cafes
An absolutely delightful experience awaits you at Billy's Ice House which offers patrons free live music every day of the week. Most concerts are open to people of all ages so families can come along with kids too. Despite the rather inexpensively priced drinks and no cover charges, Billy's supports charities which is why it is perhaps one of New Braunfels best loved bars.
Open daily for breakfast and lunch, this unique coffee house serves a wide range of gourmet and specialty coffees, as well as delicious chicken salad, pastries, soups, salads, and sandwiches.
A fun and friendly "cafe in the trees" that specializes in delicious barbecue, oversized burgers, mouthwatering desserts, and tequila margaritas.
Open daily for lunch, this quaint tea room and restaurant is located in a beautiful turn-of-the-century house and serves a delicious array of sandwiches, chicken dishes, soups, and salads in a romantic atmosphere. Outdoor dining is also available.
Myron's Prime Steakhouse is the local favorite for an upscale dining experience. The prices of the meals may seem a bit over priced on the menu, but not when you begin eating! A meal here will be a 5-star experience. The service is top notch and the staff is professional and efficient. The meat is cooked to perfection, and is still tender and juicy while you savor it. Try out the Filet & Shrimp and the Rack Of Lamb. For those with a sweet tooth, the Fresh Seasonal Berries In Creme Anglaise is absolutely divine!
Hill Country Cafe is a dining facility located in the new Hays County Government Center located on Stagecoach Trail. They provide breakfast, lunch, and are available for catering and jury meals. They also have vending machines, candy, and various other food items. Their services are also open to the general public.
Since 1998, the Vineyards has offered tender, juicy steaks, fresh seafood including Seared Ahi Tuna, Chilean Sea Bass, Rack of Lamb and more. At the Vineyards, wine naturally plays a large part of the dining experience. Popular vintages and wines from "boutique" vineyards are available. The wine list is easy to navigate and the staff is educated and friendly. For special occasions, try the "Romance Package" and enjoy a private, candlelit table for dessert set among the rows of vines.
Cheatham Street Warehouse is not an unusual bar but still there's lot you can look forward to. A laid-back attitude is personified by the body-language of the people, but yet after a while it's a loud and a lively environment. The seating arrangements are mainly pointing towards the small stage, where many talented singers and musician from the local are do their bit live, entertaining the people and interacting with them as well. The drinks are available in plenty, not expensive at all, while the service here is fairly good. It's great place to have a drink or two.
The Green Parrot on LBJ Drive is one of the hippest night haunts in San Marcos. The bar here offers stellar concoctions while the kitchen brings out nothing-out-of-the-usual yet tasty pub grub and the DJ spins likable tracks, making the Green Parrot, all in all, a great hang! You can either dance the night away on their vast dance floor or sit back and relax with a bunch of close pals while nursing a pint; this one's not to be missed when in San Marcos.
For some unadulterated fun and revelry, head to Taxi's in downtown San Marcos where patrons are treated to a night of lilting piano music and inexpensive drinks. The piano bar is a hub for students and loyalists who have been visiting it regularly for quite some time now. The casual air rubs off on you and soon you find yourself nodding to the music and joining in the dancing and merry-making. Smoking is permitted indoors. On some nights there is karaoke where you can croon along with amateurs.
Triple Crown is the ultimate destination for live music in San Marcos. This dive bar plays host to an array of shows, concerts, DJ events and open mic sessions on most nights. Enjoy great deals on drinks during happy hour with a selection from domestic beers and imported pints. Their eclectic line-up features top names in the local music scene like The Christophers, Pepper’s Blues. Ben Schane and Tony Taylor.
Take in the atmosphere of the Australian Outback while enjoying mouth-watering entrees and high-quality service. Serving dinner only, Outback Steakhouse offers an extensive menu featuring appetizers, chicken, ribs, steak, seafood, pasta, salads and desserts for moderate prices. Family-friendly, the casual restaurant has something for everyone at its numerous locations in North and South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Outback Steakhouse also offers call-ahead seating and curbside take-away. Check website for locations and menu selections.