Gruene Hall

Beer Garden, Concert Hall, and Music Venue
1281 Gruene Rd (Hunter Rd), New Braunfels, TX 78130, United States
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People tend to check in during these times:

  • Today
    • 11:00 AM–9:00 PM
  • Mon
    • 8:00 PM–9:00 PM
  • Tue
    • 7:00 PM–10:00 PM
  • Wed
    • 3:00 PM–4:00 PM
    • 6:00 PM–10:00 PM
  • Thu
    • 6:00 PM–10:00 PM
  • Fri
    • 2:00 PM–11:00 PM
  • Sat
    • 11:00 AM–Midnight
$ $ $ $
Beer, Wine, Cocktails
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. American Express)
Outdoor Seating:

Based on 177 votes

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  • What you need to know
    Rolling Stone
    venue has hosted gigs by Willie Nelson(4 Tips)
    Social News Network
    ... Willie Nelson and George Strait.(4 Tips)
    Visit Gruene Hall for Two Tons of Steel Tuesdays!(3 Tips)
    Susan C.
    Drink a Shiner and listen to some of the best in Texas Music(3 Tips)
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  • dance hall
  • willie nelson
  • george strait
  • music
  • beer
  • good for dates
  • great value
  • good for singles
  • good for groups
  • authentic
  • wine
  • casual
  • lively
  • landmarks
  • good for a late night
  • good for special occasions
  • jams
  • salsa
  • Will D.

    Great place to listen to authentic country music.

    Will D · April 14
  • Will D.

    Great place to hang out.

    Will D · April 14
  • Jim H.

    Cold beer, great bands and dancing in the oldest dancehall in Texas. What else is needed....

    Jim Hernandez · March 31
  • Dianey S.

    One of the oldest bars in Texas... You must have a beer here..😉

    Dianey Sandoval · March 25
  • Lisa C.

    Gospel Brunch

    Lisa Councilman · March 8
  • Scott L.

    Live music in THE best dancehall in TX

    Scott Long · February 28
  • Kelly B.

    Dress for the weather. It's cool in the winter and hot in the summer. It's definitely worth the trip.

    Kelly Butler · February 8
  • Jon D.

    Real slice of Texas here, the afternoon shows are generally free, so pop in grab a Shiner and enjoy a piece of history.

    Jon Darveau · November 24, 2014
  • Jean F.

    My mistake, not White Ghost Shivers! Not even close. Just loud and noisy

    Jean Femrite · November 15, 2014
  • Larry J.

    the oldters dance hall in texas

    Larry Jasek · October 26, 2014
  • Jean F.

    One of our favorite places and Hot Club of Cowtown one of our favorite groups to listen to

    Jean Femrite · October 19, 2014
  • Alan x.

    En las paredes están colgadas fotos de famosos que han filmado aquí películas y grupos legendarios que han dado conciertos en este lugar.

    Alan x el mundo · August 21, 2014
  • Clark W.

    The music is good most of the time

    Clark Walter · August 7, 2014
  • Jaco v.

    Want to retire here. Fantastic place!

    Jaco van Vuure · June 17, 2014
  • Greg W.

    This place is a Texas Landmark! Great on a Saturday or Sunday afternoon just to kick back and relax - cash only.. bottled beer and wine. Live bands and no cover on weekends and scheduled weekdays

    Greg Wenzel · May 16, 2014
  • Dennis F.

    Try the cold beer...keep trying it!

    Dennis Fallon · May 15, 2014
  • Tracy H.

    Great live music spot.

    Tracy Holtman · May 10, 2014
  • Social News Network

    Texas' oldest dance hall! This place is worth a trip, especially if you've never seen it before. The best of country music have played here including Willie Nelson and George Strait.

    Social News Network · November 30, 2013
  • Social News Network

    Just a short drive from Austin, this dance hall always promises a good time. It's the oldest hall in Central Texas, & many of the greats have preformed here. Check their website for upcoming concerts.

    Social News Network · November 25, 2013
  • Victoria M.

    Beautiful night place is packed police are out ... Just sayin' be careful and have fun!

    Victoria Munt Rogers · November 18, 2013
  • Teresa C.

    Bring your own water bottle and cash only

    Teresa Cisneros · August 11, 2013
  • Shayla K.

    HOTT! So freak in hot BUT the bartenders let us "borrow" a koozy

    Shayla Kaiser · July 31, 2013
  • russ k.

    Tuesday night, Two Tons of Steel. A better time is hard to find.

    russ kendrick · July 10, 2013
  • Colleen E.

    Two Ton Tuesdays in the summer are spectacular. Two Tons of Steel are great!!!

    Colleen Engel · July 10, 2013
  • Austin Fine Properties

    Enjoy real Texas country music, float down the river, and eat at the historic Gristmill.

    Austin Fine Properties · June 26, 2013
  • Darlene W.

    Try to go when The Georges are playing. Usually on Wednesday nights. They're the best at Gruene. I go to every show they have! I'm a big fan (:

    Darlene Wright · April 25, 2013
  • Don R.

    How do you leave a tip for Gruene Hall? The place is amazing. Been going there for years, and can't wait to go back. Great venue, great music, great times, always.

    Don Richardson · April 13, 2013
  • Brad L.

    They don't do a very good job if advertising Thursday free music nights, but they do still exists. Listening to Sarah Pierce and band play.

    Brad Leese · April 11, 2013
  • Scott E.

    It's a great experience! Love it.

    Scott Eychner · December 23, 2012
  • Gabriel G.

    Free Friday!

    Gabriel Grove · September 28, 2012
  • Shannon H.

    Have a beer! That's what's on the menu! ;)

    Shannon Harrison · August 30, 2012
  • Patrick P.

    Gettin creative

    Patrick Patterson · August 21, 2012
  • Megan M.

    Great music, beer and dance hall

    Megan Machacek · June 7, 2012
  • Lynette P.

    When you are paying to see a band go early and get in line for a seat closer to the front .

    Lynette Paris · May 23, 2012
  • Odin C.

    If you're going to make one stop in the area... THIS IS IT! Love this joint. Grab a Shinner Bock and enjoy the music.

    Odin Clack · May 1, 2012
  • Caleb M.

    ♫ Sang "Everclear" at a Creager show ♫

    Caleb Marsh · April 17, 2012
  • 🌞🌞Sunny🌞🌞 S.

    Good music, Good Beer!

  • Celena M.

    Best place in Gruene to have a beer and listen to music!

    Celena McGuill · March 23, 2012
  • Brian B.

    Float on the river like a butterfly, then sting like a Gruene bee.

    Brian Bearden · March 15, 2012
  • Austin American-Statesman

    A Texas institution. Jerry Jeff Walker, Willie Nelson, George Strait, Lyle Lovett and many other greats of country music have played here as Texans two-stepped the night away. Read more

    Austin American-Statesman · February 23, 2012
  • Justin B.

    Come by to sample everything!! This store has some of the best butters, jams, salsas, and spreads from Texas and around the nation. Yum!!

    Justin Brady · December 9, 2011
  • Tim G.

    Don't order the sangria

    Tim Gonzales · September 25, 2011
  • Jennifer K.

    They serve only beer and wine.

    Jennifer Kornberg · September 19, 2011
  • Jessica O.

    Try the Sangria!! Yum!

    Jessica Owens · July 24, 2011
  • Simon & Schuster

    Oldest dance hall in TX. Willie Nelson, George Strait & Lucinda Williams have played here. A favorite hangout of the heroine in Laura Griffin's suspense novel SNAPPED. Read more

    Simon & Schuster · March 16, 2011
  • Rolling Stone

    Built in 1878 and cited as Texas’ oldest dance hall, the venue has hosted gigs by Willie Nelson, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Bo Diddley, and George Strait. Famously features no air conditioning.

    Rolling Stone · March 15, 2011
  • Johnny G.

    if its cold out and you go outside, close the dang door behind you!

    Johnny Guerrero · December 19, 2010
  • Clay K.

    Free water on the other side of the bar in brown jugs

    Clay Kramer · July 5, 2010
  • Cynthia

    Has candy from the good oledays

    Cynthia · June 17, 2010
  • Jess

    Visit Gruene Hall for Two Tons of Steel Tuesdays!

    Jess · June 16, 2010

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