While venturing the countryside, stop by one of our neighbors’ local restaurants. We have several eateries nearby including Camp Wood, Leakey, Lost Maples, Rocksprings, and Vanderpool. This list provides some of the places that are hard to pass up when your stomach is calling. Make sure you’ll have time to stargaze at our ranch when you return!
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One of the most popular pit shops by car and motorcycle clubs throughout the Texas Hill Country. This restaurant provides fresh, never frozen, pure Angus beef with other grill and comfort foods. For any events around Leakey, Texas, you’ll find locals all about this area. Next to the Frio Canyon Motorcycle Stop, find the bent rims on the outside and the Twisted Sisters souvenirs. There is something on the decorated walls for everyone!
Address: 657 Ranch Rd 337 W, Leakey, TX 78873
Phone: (830) 232-6649
Home style cooking defines this modest red cafe located in Camp Wood, Texas. Whether you are interested in American, German, or Italian, find each and every one while viewing their menu. If anything else, pizza is always a reliable option! Make sure to ask about the Soup of the Day!
Address: 110 N Nueces St, Camp Wood, TX 78833
Phone: (830) 597-2284
Located in Camp Wood, Texas, this Spanish comfort restaurant welcomes all traveling through the area with a down-to-earth owner. Make sure to catch them for either their breakfast or lunch buffet. There is a reason why they are known as a local legend with over 30 years of operation.
Phone: (830) 597-5111
This restaurant is a great pit stop for comfort food when taking a round of the Twisted Sisters, and the location is among the closest to Campo Rio being in Barksdale, Texas. Over 50 reviews and a score of 4.6 out of 5 stars, there is a reason the locals call it a homely kitchen away from home!
Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/chickencoopgrill/
Address: TX-55, Barksdale, TX 78828
Phone: (830) 234-3244
This restaurant serves as great one-stop location. They are primary known for their comfort food buffet, yet they also have a cheerful ice cream parlor and resale shop inside. A great alternative to Casa Falcon, especially in the evenings, and you can’t mess that brilliant yellow exterior.
Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/Corner-Store-Cafe-102486297780305/
Address: 201 S Nueces St, Camp Wood, TX 78833
After getting locked up with the nearby Old Edwards County Jail, this lively restaurant can rather comforting. Known for their fast service and jailhouse-themed meals, you can get happily lost in their bar games and dance events. We recommend their “PIG” burger meal and the other locals would agree!
Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/jailhousebarandgrill/
Address: 108 W Austin St, Rocksprings, TX 78880
Phone: (830) 683-3366
Texas is not without its share of smokehouses, and this one proves to be among the best. With their main location in Camp Wood, Texas and a new one in Hunt, Texas, this family-owned restaurant offers a variety of smoked meats like bacon, ham, jerky, sausage, steaks, and many more! If dining would hinder your travels, it’s also a great meat market to take meats on the go for later.
Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/kingstexassmokehouse/
Address: 1029 TX-55, Camp Wood, TX 78833
Phone: (830) 597-4242
At the Polvadea Vineyards in Bandera County, celebrate with a trip to this winery. With their selection of over 10 different red and white wines, they are hard to past up when travelling near the Sabinal river. We would recommend their Polvadeau Vin Blanc for those preferring white wines and their Polvadeau du Dieu for those preferring red wines. Catch them on the weekends for wine tasting events and live music dances.
Address: 34986 RM 187, Vanderpool, TX 78885
Phone: (830) 966-5131
Being but less than a day’s travel away, Texas offers its fair share of Mexican restaurants. If you travel to Leakey, Texas, then don’t let Mama Chloe’s modest look fool you. Their style makes you feel like a guest at their warm home, and the food compliments in much the same. We recommend Dave’s Mexican Burrito and their signature plate.
Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/MamaHolesMexicanRestaurant/
Address: 234 US-83, Leakey, TX 78873
Phone: (830) 232-6111
This restaurant can serves as a one-stop shop to visitors preparing for outdoor adventures. Its barbecue and grill provides hearty meals and casual atmosphere. There is also a store inside with archery, camping, clothing, fishing, and hunting supplies. Stop by here before going fly fishing at our ranch.
Address: 2250 E Main St, Uvalde, TX 78801
Phone: (830) 278-4000
Need a quick glass of sweet tea or coffee? Perhaps, a place to rest and play some board games and card games. This restaurant in the Northeastern area of Camp Wood, Texas is a scenic bar-and-grill providing a healthy and vegan alternative to the other nearby eateries. Even if the garden does not favor you, the locals will keep you coming back!
Address: 79 Mountain Shadow Lane, Camp Wood, TX 78833
Phone: (830) 597-4401
Texas is not without its smokehouses and barbecue joints. This BBQ restaurant is one of the best in Camp Wood, Texas, and you’ll often see motorcyclists from the Three Sisters travel here. The style of the country, and the meals are all worth it. We recommend their Family Style Special.
Address: 107 N, Nueces St, Camp Wood, TX 78833