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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Park
“Nice picnic area, swimming or just hanging in the water in your tubes enjoying the sunshine. It is one of the smaller State Parks, the river is beautiful, but not much hiking available. ”
  • 17 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Come visit Blanco's own Real Ale Brewing Company. You can only get this famous beer in Texas. Come sit in the beautiful Texas Hill Country and taste away.”
  • 15 locals recommend
Café
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“Excellent food! Great place to eat in Blanco in the town square. We have eaten breakfast and lunch here and were not disappointed. ”
  • 16 locals recommend
BBQ Restaurant
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“Excellent food, sometimes they run out of their nightly special but just about anything on the menu is good and if your lucky there will be live music playing!”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Excellent breakfast and lunch. The bread is made fresh every day and oh so delicious.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bakery
“The Bean and Biscuit, Coffee House and Bakery, is located in the beautiful square of Blanco, TX. Stop in for a breakfast biscuit, scone, apple turnover, coffee, latte, and more.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Copy from Ben Milam Website. Blanco, Texas, the home of Ben Milam Whiskey, is a little slice of Lone Star heaven. Situated in the picturesque Texas Hill Country, and within easy driving distance of both San Antonio and Austin, Blanco has the sort of timeless, small-town qualities that beckons to her stressed-out big city neighbors.”
  • 1 local recommends
Bowling Alley
“No kidding. There is a bowling alley in the back. Home of the "Blue Plate Special"- in three sizes!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Excellent Mexican food! Affordable, fresh and always consistent with flavor! It is a small cafe and one of the best places to eat in the area. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Premise
“Beautifully restored 2 -story frame building hosts special events on the second floor and houses Chamber of Commerce and tourist information on the first floor.”
  • 1 local recommends
Bakery
“Soooooo yummy! Don’t miss this spot! Small town though and when she’s out of food for whatever reason, the doors will close. Kolaches, muffins, scones, pies, coffee, cookies all home made and first rate delicious! NOW closed on Sunday and Monday. Usual hours are 8-2, but again, small town. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
Museum
“Check their calendar on the web for special events. Old town western setting and lots of old buggy's and wagons. If you enjoy strolling through history it's great! ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Travel Agency
  • 2 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Well, a small town mall. Many vendors with clothes, jewelry, and Texas decorating items. Reasonable prices too!”
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Café
“Excellent food! Great place to eat in Blanco in the town square. We have eaten breakfast and lunch here and were not disappointed. ”
  • 16 locals recommend
BBQ Restaurant
“Excellent food, sometimes they run out of their nightly special but just about anything on the menu is good and if your lucky there will be live music playing!”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Excellent breakfast and lunch. The bread is made fresh every day and oh so delicious.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Excellent Mexican food! Affordable, fresh and always consistent with flavor! It is a small cafe and one of the best places to eat in the area. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“ With a menu that changes weekly, we offer fresh, exciting and elegant meals --whether you're celebrating a special occasion, or dinner with friends, anticipate the unexpected! ”
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
“This is a low-key local bar with friendly folks, a jukebox, shuffleboard, darts, and karaoke. ”
  • 1 local recommends

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