Traveling to Texas Hill Country is an experience in and of itself. The beautiful wide open spaces offer a welcome respite from the fast-paced crowds of the city. The burgeoning restaurant scene makes Wimberley and its surrounding areas perfect for a foodie getaway. Revel in a variety of fantastic regional cuisines mixed with modern twists. In addition to some of our favorite dining establishments listed below, you can find more excellent restaurants in our free Destination Guide.
Our Favorite Foodie Getaway Destinations
The Leaning Pear
No foodie getaway to Texas Hill Country is complete without a visit to The Leaning Pear. The bright interior features a simple yet beautiful design to go along with their incredible menu. You’ll discover a variety of locally sourced Hill Country-inspired eats for brunch, lunch, and dinner. Highlights include a BBLT, The Leaning Pear House salad, roasted poblano pimento cheese, and the ancho dark chocolate terrine. Ask for seating up in the treehouse area on the second floor for a great view!
Jobell Café & Bistro
The interior of Jobell Café & Bistro mirrors its delicious cuisine—rustic with a modern spin. Walk through the doors of what looks like a well-kept Texas Hill Country shack into a bright dining room with wood beam accents and quirky lights. Sample brunch, lunch, or dinner here, where you can indulge in roasted garlic bone marrow, citrus and chile pork chops, and wild boar chili.
Hays City Store & Ice House
Everyone needs some time to relax in a casual, laid back atmosphere with their favorite bar food and beer. If you want to experience live music in a classic Texas Hill Country pub on your foodie getaway, take a short drive east of Wimberley to Hays City Store & Ice House. Here, you can dig into delicious burgers, wings, barbeque, and other mouthwatering selections in this fun and inviting joint.
Ino’z Brew and Chew
Another casual dig to explore during your foodie getaway in Wimberley, Texas, is Ino’z Brew and Chew. This classic American bar & grill offers an informal creekside setting and serves up sandwiches, wraps, burgers, and pie. Be sure to check their daily bar specials and entertainment before visiting.
Trio Bistro is one of the newest additions to the Wimberley restaurant scene. Sitting across the street from Ino’z and the heart of town, this tapas house offers a delightful array of small plates like charcuterie boards, salads, mac & cheese bowls, sandwiches, and special Trio Bowls, which allow you to create your own meat and salad combo. Of course, you have to pair your selection with one of the many wine and beer options available.
Embrace Your Inner Chef
After reveling in the collection of restaurants in and around Wimberley on your foodie getaway, you can learn how to take some of these fabulous creations back home with you at our cooking school. We offer two and three-day hands-on culinary experiences for those wanting to improve their cooking skills and impress the people in their life with homemade, handcrafted dishes. Once you graduate from your time in our kitchen, you get to taste your creations in our Texas Hill Country fine dining room. We also send you home with a cookbook and manual filled with our principles and techniques.
Blair House Inn offers the ultimate Hill Country getaway. Whether you want to learn how to cook at our culinary school, relax in your select accommodation, or explore the culinary scene around Wimberley, there are many ways to enjoy your stay with us.
Browse our guestrooms, cottages, and suites and book your stay with us today. We look forward to welcoming you to our Inn.