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Guenther House, San Antonio

(3.9/5 based on 340+ reviews on the web)
Originally a private residence, picturesque Guenther House now serves as a restaurant, store, and museum dedicated to Carl Hilmar (C.H.) Guenther, the founder of a local wheat and corn operation. Inscribed on the National Register of Historic Places, the house celebrates Guenther's life, his immigration from Germany to the U.S., and his skills as a trained millwright, cabinetmaker, and stonemason. The original furniture is preserved, and the residence is available for touring. The restaurant is a popular brunch spot, serving hearty meals on the sunny terrace. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Guenther House by using our San Antonio travel itinerary planner.
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  • We happened upon this a restaurant for breakfast and were not disappointed. Although it was a long wait, they offered coffee and a walk through the historic building complete with a small store and a ...  more »
  • We love the setting and the beautiful dining room with the interesting tile and light fixtures. The food is plentiful and good, best waffles in town! The house is very historic and pretty, but the Pio...  more »
  • We had the pleasure of eating here, the pecan roll was delicious as were the cookies. The staff seemed like we were a bit of a bother and the museum was sort of a waste of time, but the grounds were l...  more »