18 brunch spots to try and more in our 2022 breakfast and brunch guide
Summer is the perfect time to get out and try new restaurants or visit the favorites you love. This guide shows some of the places in New Braunfels to find breakfast and brunch. This list is incomprehensible.
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1 | Bakery 2 pies
★ Empanadas: Served daily in a rotating variety of flavors, including spinach feta, buffalo chicken, picadillo, brisket, potato curry, blue cheese red onion, beans and cheese, the Philly and the Cuban.
Breakfast served: Sun.-Thu. 7am-8pm, Fri.-Sat. 7am-10pm or while supplies last
O 139 N. Castell Ave., Ste. 300 New Braunfels. 830-387-4606 • www.2tarts.com
2 | Avery’s Kitchen
★ Fried Chicken Steak and Eggs: This dish comes with a hand-breaded and deep-fried 3-4 ounce beef cutlet, served with a choice of two eggs in any style.
Breakfast served: 8am-3pm
OK 2063 Central Plaza, Ste. 107 New Braunfels. 830-214-0506 • www.averyskitchennb.com
3 | Buttermilk Coffee
★ Coastal Breakfast: Comes with tail-on shrimp over jalapeno grits, topped with a poached brown egg, served in lobster sauce, topped with chopped tomatoes and green onions, and topped with grilled panini. Breakfast served: Sun.-Mon. 7am-2pm, Wed-Fri 7am-2pm, closed Tue and Sat.
OAK 1324 E. Common St., New Braunfels. 830-625-8700 • www.thebuttermilkcafe.com
4 | At Casa Garcia
★ Carne guisada migas: This migas dish comes with scrambled eggs and corn chips topped with cheese and carne guisada.
Breakfast served: Mon.-Thurs. 7am-10pm, Fri.-Sat. 7am-11pm, Sun 7am-3pm
OAK 1691 SH 46, Ste. 335 New Braunfels. 830-608-8026 • www.casagarcias.com
5 | Pedestrian crossing cafe and cafe
★ Texas Burrito: This burrito comes with your choice of meat, cheese and vegetables in a variety of options.
Breakfast served: Mon.-Fri. 6am-9pm, Sat 7am-9pm, Sun 7am-4pm
OA 471 Main Plaza, New Braunfels. 830-620-7200 • www.crosswalkcoffee.com
6 | The city center
★ Beef tartare: A minced sirloin accompanied by capers, old-fashioned mustard, egg yolk and smoked salt.
Brunch served: Thu.-Fri. 10am-2pm, Sat.-Sun. 9am-2pm
At 208 S. Castell Ave., New Braunfels. 830-627-9080 • www.downtownernb.com
7 | fork and spoon
★ Monte Cristo Toast: This dish is stuffed with ham, two eggs any style, and Swiss cheese dipped in an amaretto French toast batter. Breakfast served: Mon.-Fri. 7am-3pm, Sat.-Sun. 8am-3pm
AK 651 N. Business I-35, New Braunfels. 830-626-6999 • www.forkandspoontexas.com
8 | Guadalajara Mexican Restaurant
★ Machacado plate: it comes with mixed eggs, onions, tomatoes, peppers, beans and tortillas.
Breakfast served: Mon.-Fri. 6am-11am, Sat.-Sun. 6am-12pm
AK 105 N. I-35, New Braunfels. 830-608-1664 • www.guadalajararestaurantnb.com
9 | Krause Coffee
★ Bauern Cutlet: This is a cutlet of pork topped with two eggs and Hollandaise sauce and a choice of home fries, hash browns, oatmeal or black beans and biscuits.
Breakfast served: Mon.-Fri. 7.30am-10.45am, Sat.-Sun. 7:30-11:45 a.m.
OA 148 S. Castell Ave., New Braunfels. 830-625-2807 • www.krausescafe.com
10 | Mexican Table La Cosecha
★ Mexican Eggs Benedict: A cornmeal pancake with jalapenos is served with tomato jam, lightly breaded and fried poached eggs, cochinita pibil and guajillo hollandaise. Brunch served: Sun. 11am-3pm
OA 505 N. Business I-35, New Braunfels. 830-358-7511 • www.lacosechatx.com
11 | Los Gallos Taco House
★ Huevos a la Mexicana: This scramble comes with two eggs with onions, tomatoes, jalapenos, beans, and potatoes. Breakfast served: Mon.-Sat. 6am-2pm, Sun 7am-2pm
AK 974 SH 337, New Braunfels. 830-643-0093 • www.losgallostacohouse.com
12 | New Braunfels coffee
★ Blueberry Cream Cheese Danish: This fresh blueberry and cream cheese pastry pairs well with custom premium roast coffee. Breakfast served: Monday to Wednesday. 7 a.m.-3 p.m., Thu.-Fri. 7am-5pm, Sat.-Sun. 8am-5pm
O 489 Main Plaza, New Braunfels. 830-643-0098 • www.newbraunfelscoffee.com
13 | Cafe in the old river town
★ Smoked Meat and Eggs: This meat comes with a choice of beef, turkey or chicken breast and is served with two eggs, two sides and toast.
Breakfast served: Sun. 9am-3pm
OAK 2771 FM 725, New Braunfels. 830-620-1900 • www.cafe.oldrivercitycafe.com
14 | The river house
★ Breakfast Chicken Sandwich: The sandwich consists of buttermilk fried chicken with duck fat sauce, applewood smoked bacon, fried egg, arugula and breakfast potatoes .
Brunch served: Sat.-Sun. 9am-3pm
O 1617 New Braunfels St., New Braunfels. 830-608-0690 • www.theriverhousetx.com
15 | Perch
★ Nutella Banana French Toast: This is four slices of French toast with Nutella and banana whipped cream.
Breakfast served: Mon.-Thurs. 9am-2pm, Fri.-Sun. 8am-7pm
OK 2124 Place Gabriel, Ste. 106 New Braunfels. 830-214-6745 • www.roosttexas.com
16 | Texas Bistro at Park View
★ Brunch Shrimp and Grits: Five lightly fried shrimp, a creamy tomato and bacon sauce, a poached egg and cheddar grits.
Brunch served: Sat.-Sun. 11am-2pm
OAK 1932 S. Seguin Ave., New Braunfels. 830-302-7538 • www.txbistro.com
17 | Union Station Restaurant
★ The Hungry Texan: Served with two eggs any style, grilled ham, bacon, sausages, biscuits, a choice of hash browns or home fries and two buttermilk pancakes.
Breakfast served: 7 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. daily
K 512 E. San Antonio St., New Braunfels. 830-627-1727 • www.unionstationdinernb.com
18 | Uwe Bakery
★ The pudding pretzel: it is made of dough and is filled with vanilla pudding and drizzled with frosting.
Breakfast served: 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily
K 1024 W. San Antonio St., Unit B, New Braunfels. 830-632-6585 • www.uwesbakerydeli.com
4 donut shops to try:
1 | Dipping donuts
This food truck is present at various events throughout the city and specializes in mini donuts. He also creates personalized cakes and other desserts. Search on Facebook: Dive-In Donuts
2 | donut palace
This long-running donut shop can do custom donut orders, kolaches and more.
113 S. I-35, New Braunfels. 830-625-9797 • www.facebook.com/donutpalacenb
Hours: 6:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. daily
3 | New Town Bakery
This long-running panaderia offers a bit of everything, specializing in Mexican baked goods such as conchas and polvorones.
1304 W. San Antonio St., New Braunfels. 830-620-7128
Hours: 6 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. daily
4 | Gainz Bakery and Cafe
This unique paleo bakery offers ready-to-go meals. It offers coconut flour donuts, almond flour cupcakes and more.
1147 N. Academy Avenue, New Braunfels. 830-832-8866 • www.thegainzbakery.com
Opening hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Mon.-Tues., Thurs.-Fri. ; Sat. 10am-3pm; Sun. 8am-3pm; closed Wed.