Guidebook for Dripping Springs & surrounding Hill Country areas of interest

Michelle
Guidebook for Dripping Springs & surrounding Hill Country areas of interest

Food Scene

Great coffee! Cute little place and local fav. Live music often and serves fresh bakery items, breakfast tacos, sandwiches, smoothies, etc.
41 recommandé par les habitants
Mazama Coffee Co
301 Mercer Street
41 recommandé par les habitants
Great coffee! Cute little place and local fav. Live music often and serves fresh bakery items, breakfast tacos, sandwiches, smoothies, etc.
Great coffee, fresh bakery items, breakfast , lunch and Thursday night bistro with local live club website for weekly menu and other events offered. Check times, opens early but closes at 3:00 p.m. most days.
72 recommandé par les habitants
Rolling In Thyme & Dough
333 U.S. 290
72 recommandé par les habitants
Great coffee, fresh bakery items, breakfast , lunch and Thursday night bistro with local live club website for weekly menu and other events offered. Check times, opens early but closes at 3:00 p.m. most days.
Playground and outdoor patio eating so great for families with kids
18 recommandé par les habitants
Flores Mexican Restaurant
2440 East Highway 290
18 recommandé par les habitants
Playground and outdoor patio eating so great for families with kids
Outside patio and play area for kids
28 recommandé par les habitants
Verde's Mexican Parrilla
16018 Hamilton Pool Road
28 recommandé par les habitants
Outside patio and play area for kids
Gorgeous rustic Italian restaurant. Kid friendly with playground. Try a tasting at Duchmans next door or buy a bottle or glass and sit outside. Beautiful property and great food. All around nice experience in the hill country.
52 recommandé par les habitants
Trattoria Lisina
13308 FM 150 West
52 recommandé par les habitants
Gorgeous rustic Italian restaurant. Kid friendly with playground. Try a tasting at Duchmans next door or buy a bottle or glass and sit outside. Beautiful property and great food. All around nice experience in the hill country.
Railroad Bar-B-Que
1111 US-290
Walk up food truck. Excellent BBQ
9 recommandé par les habitants
Pig Pen BBQ
1005 W Hwy 290
9 recommandé par les habitants
Walk up food truck. Excellent BBQ
“Home Style” food, small but quaint. Local live music regularly and play ground for the kids.
31 recommandé par les habitants
Homespun Kitchen and Bar
131 East Mercer Street
31 recommandé par les habitants
“Home Style” food, small but quaint. Local live music regularly and play ground for the kids.
Go hungry!! Cash only but they do have an ATM on site. BYOAlcohol but there is a wine/beer bar on site. Playground for kids is great especially when the wait can be awhile during peak times.
243 recommandé par les habitants
The Salt Lick BBQ
18300 Farm to Market Rd 1826
243 recommandé par les habitants
Go hungry!! Cash only but they do have an ATM on site. BYOAlcohol but there is a wine/beer bar on site. Playground for kids is great especially when the wait can be awhile during peak times.
Excellent menu with small town flare. Margarita flights are fun! Atmosphere is definitely Texas!
40 recommandé par les habitants
Hays City Store
8989 Ranch to Market Road 150
40 recommandé par les habitants
Excellent menu with small town flare. Margarita flights are fun! Atmosphere is definitely Texas!
Local stop for a burger, salad, chicken fried steak, etc. eat in our out on a picnic table by the playground.
25 recommandé par les habitants
Route 12 Filling Station
31560 Ranch Rd 12
25 recommandé par les habitants
Local stop for a burger, salad, chicken fried steak, etc. eat in our out on a picnic table by the playground.
Get a table outside and watch the sun go down! This restaurant is nestled into a cliff overlooking Lake Travis. Amazing view!!
303 recommandé par les habitants
The Oasis On Lake Travis
6550 Comanche Trail
303 recommandé par les habitants
Get a table outside and watch the sun go down! This restaurant is nestled into a cliff overlooking Lake Travis. Amazing view!!
This is a must visit even if it’s just for an appetizer or cocktail. Gorgeous hill country view and the building is constructed from materials all over the world. It sits on Camp Lucy wedding venue and the atmosphere won’t disappoint.
35 recommandé par les habitants
Tillie's
3509 Creek Rd
35 recommandé par les habitants
This is a must visit even if it’s just for an appetizer or cocktail. Gorgeous hill country view and the building is constructed from materials all over the world. It sits on Camp Lucy wedding venue and the atmosphere won’t disappoint.
Great pizza! They have moved location so check website for address.
9 recommandé par les habitants
The Pizza Cave
110 U.S. 290
9 recommandé par les habitants
Great pizza! They have moved location so check website for address.
Great place for wine, beer and other drinks including non alcoholic, light food and great gifts.
Dos Olivos Market
12680 U.S. 290
Great place for wine, beer and other drinks including non alcoholic, light food and great gifts.

Drinks & Nightlife

Live music, snack food, drinks, family friendly during certain times. This venue has changed locations. Check website for address.
24 recommandé par les habitants
Hudson's On Mercer
381 Mercer St
24 recommandé par les habitants
Live music, snack food, drinks, family friendly during certain times. This venue has changed locations. Check website for address.
Local fav serving some of their delightful concoctions daily. Great place to come sample a flight and play some corn hole. Local live music and events often, check website for times and calendar for Drpping Springs events.
55 recommandé par les habitants
Deep Eddy Vodka Tasting Room
2250 U.S. 290
55 recommandé par les habitants
Local fav serving some of their delightful concoctions daily. Great place to come sample a flight and play some corn hole. Local live music and events often, check website for times and calendar for Drpping Springs events.
Sister winery to Bell Springs. Quaint and really close. Trivia and local music. Check times and calendar.
16 recommandé par les habitants
Sidecar Tasting Room
501 Old Fitzhugh Rd
16 recommandé par les habitants
Sister winery to Bell Springs. Quaint and really close. Trivia and local music. Check times and calendar.
Stand inside for tastings then bring a glass or bottle out and enjoy this amazing view. Snacks available for purchase or bring your own picnic. Local music often, see calendar on the website.
61 recommandé par les habitants
Driftwood Estate Winery
4001 Elder Hill Road
61 recommandé par les habitants
Stand inside for tastings then bring a glass or bottle out and enjoy this amazing view. Snacks available for purchase or bring your own picnic. Local music often, see calendar on the website.
Inside tastings and then move to the outside area for a relaxing view of the vineyard.
16 recommandé par les habitants
Solaro Estate Winery
13111 Silver Creek Road
16 recommandé par les habitants
Inside tastings and then move to the outside area for a relaxing view of the vineyard.
Distillery and brewery. Restaurant and Barbeque hut on site. This place is a little gem. The outdoor area is expansive and often have live music and summer movie nights. Check calendar.
84 recommandé par les habitants
Treaty Oak Distilling
16604 Fitzhugh Rd
84 recommandé par les habitants
Distillery and brewery. Restaurant and Barbeque hut on site. This place is a little gem. The outdoor area is expansive and often have live music and summer movie nights. Check calendar.
Get your boot scootin’ on with local live music. Check out the free dance lessons offered some nights. Check calendar for events.
34 recommandé par les habitants
Mercer Street Dancehall
23490 Mercer Street
34 recommandé par les habitants
Get your boot scootin’ on with local live music. Check out the free dance lessons offered some nights. Check calendar for events.
Our favorite local winery experience if your asking! Beautiful short drive out into the Hill Country. Gorgeous view from the patio and tastings at your table. Snacks to order or bring your own picnic. Wine tour here is a very informative and fun experience to add to your visit. We love Sam and always ask if he’s available for our tastings or tours. Very limited opening times and reservation only on Sunday’s.
15 recommandé par les habitants
Hawk's Shadow Estate Winery
7500 McGregor Lane
15 recommandé par les habitants
Our favorite local winery experience if your asking! Beautiful short drive out into the Hill Country. Gorgeous view from the patio and tastings at your table. Snacks to order or bring your own picnic. Wine tour here is a very informative and fun experience to add to your visit. We love Sam and always ask if he’s available for our tastings or tours. Very limited opening times and reservation only on Sunday’s.
Beautiful property and nice selections. Now also a brewery too.
31 recommandé par les habitants
Bell Springs Winery
3700 Bell Springs Road
31 recommandé par les habitants
Beautiful property and nice selections. Now also a brewery too.
A must stop, unique adventure. Sample olive oils, flavored vinegars, taste local wines, have lunch at the bistro and take home some of the Hill Country with local buys from the gift shop. Take a tour through the olive tree farm.
36 recommandé par les habitants
Texas Hill Country Olive Company
2530 West Fitzhugh Road
36 recommandé par les habitants
A must stop, unique adventure. Sample olive oils, flavored vinegars, taste local wines, have lunch at the bistro and take home some of the Hill Country with local buys from the gift shop. Take a tour through the olive tree farm.
Kid friendly brewery complete with amazing playground. Local live music and treed property.
25 recommandé par les habitants
Family Business Beer Company
19510 Hamilton Pool Rd
25 recommandé par les habitants
Kid friendly brewery complete with amazing playground. Local live music and treed property.
Kid friendly brewery with outdoor games and beautiful property.
29 recommandé par les habitants
Vista Brewing
13551 Ranch to Market Rd 150
29 recommandé par les habitants
Kid friendly brewery with outdoor games and beautiful property.
Quaint bar/lounge on historic Mercer Street. Shop on Mercer Street and stop in for a cocktail and appetizer.
12 recommandé par les habitants
Grawlix Cocktail Lounge
330 West Mercer Street
12 recommandé par les habitants
Quaint bar/lounge on historic Mercer Street. Shop on Mercer Street and stop in for a cocktail and appetizer.
Located on our historical Mercer Street. Stop in for a locally brewed beer or have a glass of wine.
12 recommandé par les habitants
Acopon Brewing Co.
211 W Mercer St
12 recommandé par les habitants
Located on our historical Mercer Street. Stop in for a locally brewed beer or have a glass of wine.
Food truck on site
38 recommandé par les habitants
Twisted X Brewing Company
23455 Ranch to Market Road 150
38 recommandé par les habitants
Food truck on site
Known for their sour beers. Great atmosphere.
166 recommandé par les habitants
Jester King -- Brewery, Kitchen, Farm & Event Hall
13187 Fitzhugh Road
166 recommandé par les habitants
Known for their sour beers. Great atmosphere.
Good beer selection and pizza truck or other food vendor. Nice property with playground for kids.
21 recommandé par les habitants
12 Fox Beer Co
4700 W Fitzhugh Rd
21 recommandé par les habitants
Good beer selection and pizza truck or other food vendor. Nice property with playground for kids.
Winery in the heart of Dripping Springs
Summer Revival Wine Co
665 U.S. 290
Winery in the heart of Dripping Springs

Parks & Nature

Call for a reservation to get in park, nice trail and breathtaking view of the natural pool area. Take towels, wear water shoes
54 recommandé par les habitants
Hamilton Pool Preserve
24300 Hamilton Pool Rd
54 recommandé par les habitants
Call for a reservation to get in park, nice trail and breathtaking view of the natural pool area. Take towels, wear water shoes
Great trails, swimming holes, and amazing views. Call and check water bacteria level in hotter weather if you intend to swim.
138 recommandé par les habitants
Parc d'État des Pedernales Falls
2585 Park Road 6026
138 recommandé par les habitants
Great trails, swimming holes, and amazing views. Call and check water bacteria level in hotter weather if you intend to swim.
Small local park in Dripping Springs with community pool and two playground areas. Walk trail and sport field area.
Founders Park Road
Small local park in Dripping Springs with community pool and two playground areas. Walk trail and sport field area.
Small walk trail, sports fields, basket ball court, playground area for kids
Sportsplex Drive
Small walk trail, sports fields, basket ball court, playground area for kids
This place will not disappoint. A gorgeous Hill Country Drive about 12 miles outside of Fredericksburg. Plan to have a meal in Fredericksburg and shop if tome allows. Reservations needed to enter natural area but usually able to get same day.
37 recommandé par les habitants
Aire naturelle d'État d'Enchanted Rock
16710 Ranch Road 965
37 recommandé par les habitants
This place will not disappoint. A gorgeous Hill Country Drive about 12 miles outside of Fredericksburg. Plan to have a meal in Fredericksburg and shop if tome allows. Reservations needed to enter natural area but usually able to get same day.
Local favorite swimming hole
71 recommandé par les habitants
Puits de Jacob
71 recommandé par les habitants
Local favorite swimming hole
Great place for hiking and swimming when water is plentiful.
17 recommandé par les habitants
Reimers Ranch Swimming Hole
17 recommandé par les habitants
Great place for hiking and swimming when water is plentiful.
98 recommandé par les habitants
Krause Springs
404 Krause Spring Road
98 recommandé par les habitants

Entertainment & Activities

Fun and educational history about the founders and beginning of what we call “Dripping Springs.” During “Pioneer Days” they have hands on activities for the kids.
Dr. Pound Historical Farmstead
570 Founders Park Rd
Fun and educational history about the founders and beginning of what we call “Dripping Springs.” During “Pioneer Days” they have hands on activities for the kids.
Mosaics, paint pottery, etc.
The Art Garage
11190 Circle Dr
Mosaics, paint pottery, etc.
Indoor and outdoor pools with kids pool, exercise area, tennis courts, basketball and volleyball.
YMCA of Austin - Springs Family Y
27216 Ranch Road 12
Indoor and outdoor pools with kids pool, exercise area, tennis courts, basketball and volleyball.
Located in Austin. This has to be one of the most “Keep Austin Weird” experiences. Feels like you just walked into an “I Spy” book. Call ahead and see when the owner is taking guests. He usually charges $5/adult and kids free.
48 recommandé par les habitants
Cathedral of Junk
4422-4424 Lareina Dr
48 recommandé par les habitants
Located in Austin. This has to be one of the most “Keep Austin Weird” experiences. Feels like you just walked into an “I Spy” book. Call ahead and see when the owner is taking guests. He usually charges $5/adult and kids free.

Shopping

Approx 20 min drive, fun shops and food.
22 recommandé par les habitants
Wimberley Square
22 recommandé par les habitants
Approx 20 min drive, fun shops and food.
Outdoor mall with a theatre and restaurants .
47 recommandé par les habitants
Hill Country Galleria
47 recommandé par les habitants
Outdoor mall with a theatre and restaurants .
Cute boutique with shoes, clothing, decor and gifts.
Fresh Native
28101 Ranch Rd 12
Cute boutique with shoes, clothing, decor and gifts.
Local fav for clothing, jewelry and home decor. Grab a coffe at Mazama across the street and head on over. They have moved locations since this picture was taken. Store is super cute! Photo opportunity with angel wings.
12 recommandé par les habitants
Vintage Soul
302 Mercer St
12 recommandé par les habitants
Local fav for clothing, jewelry and home decor. Grab a coffe at Mazama across the street and head on over. They have moved locations since this picture was taken. Store is super cute! Photo opportunity with angel wings.
Adorable store loaded with all kinds of womens and men’s clothing, home,decor, jewelry and much more.
Revel Wilde Mercantile+Home
2201 W Hwy 290
Adorable store loaded with all kinds of womens and men’s clothing, home,decor, jewelry and much more.
11 recommandé par les habitants
Starrs On Mercer
209 Mercer St
11 recommandé par les habitants

Essentials

Now has curbside pick-up
28 recommandé par les habitants
H-E-B
28 recommandé par les habitants
Now has curbside pick-up
Close by, just in case you need something.
The Home Depot
260 East Highway 290
Close by, just in case you need something.