For when you're willing to drive out of city limits to satiate that rib craving.
604 W. Young St., Llano, TX, (325) 247-5713, 1125 N. Loop 337 New Braunfels, (830) 627-0627, coopersbbqnewbraunfels.com
Go for the great beer flights and growlers. Stay for the fantastic pub food.
402 River Rd., Boerne, (830) 248-3825, dodgingduck.com
Homemade pie and ice cream using apples from an orchard just down the street.
14024 State Hwy 16 North, Medina, (830) 589-2202, lovecreekorchards.com
The name says it all, it's the pride of Texas barbecue.
2980 TX-1604 Loop, Adkins, (210) 649-3730, texaspridebbq.net
Don't let the spartan facade fool you, inside you'll find the best lemon blueberry pancakes and breakfast sausage you'll ever have.
11804 FM 470, Tarpley, (830) 562-3727, macandernies.com
Hands down the best sausage in Texas.
1212 Hwy 290, Elgin, (512) 281-4650, southsidemarket.com
It's world renowned for a reason.
18300 Farm to Market Rd 1826, Driftwood, (512) 858-4959, saltlickbbq.com
101 Creekwood Drive, Floresville, (210) 394-8437, facebook.com/raulsenchilacos
Fine nouveau Texas cuisine with inspirations from Leu Savanh's Thai roots.
203 E. San Antonio St., Fredericksburg, (830) 997 1585, august-es.com
Post-Katrina transplants bring authentic Cajun cuisine to the Hill Country.
1700 Fm 1431, Marble Falls, (830) 693-5432, facebook.com/TheRealNewOrleansStyleRestaurant
A visit to Kruez's is mandatory for all Texans.
619 N. Colorado St., Lockhart, (512) 398-2361, kreuzmarket.com
This historic Boerne restaurant is also a popular wedding venue.
223 Waring Welfare Rd, Boerne, (830) 537-3700, welfaretexas.com
World famous barbecue in Lockhart.
208 S Commerce St, Lockhart, (512) 398-9344, smittysmarket.com
Eating German food in Fredericksburg is a given.
312 E. Main St., Fredericksburg, (830) 997-9126, derlindenbaum.com
Fine dining in Gruene.
1287 Gruene Rd, New Braunfels, (830) 625-0684, thegristmillrestaurant.com