Enjoy Your Time In Bandera!
Here is a list of some of the fun and popular things to do during your visit to Bandera, Texas. If there is something you would like to do and you do not see it listed here, please ask any member of our front desk staff for area recommendations.
Bandera Natural History Museum- Life-sized dinosaur exhibits, dinosaur dig where you can uncover dino "fossils", over 100 animal exhibits, interesting artifacts and more. Visit: http://www.banderanhm.org for hours and directions.
Frontier Times Museum- A museum of the American West featuring unique and interesting artifacts and curiosities. Visit: http://www.frontiertimesmuseum.org for more information, hours and directions.
Medina River Company- Enjoy the beautiful scenery as you float or kayak down the Medina River. They offer tube, kayak and shuttle service. Visit: https://www.themedinarivercompany.com for more information on pricing, hours and directions.
Bandera Historical Rides- Take a tour of the major historical sites through Bandera, Texas on horseback. They accommodate all levels of rider experience from beginner to advanced. Visit: http://www.banderahistoricalrides.com for tour information.
Bars and Wineries-
11th Street Cowboy Bar- Huge outdoor dance floor, featuring live local music. Visit: http://www.11thstreetcowboybar.com for hours, live music schedule and more information.
Arkey Blues Silver Dollar- Expereince a true Texas honky tonk, featuring live local music. Arkey's is located at 308 Main St, Bandera, TX 78003.
Hill Country Cellars Winery- Wine bar that serves up their own brand of texas wines. They serve food and feature live music. Visit: http://www.hillcountrycellarswinery.com For a list of wines, hours and live music schedule.
Mulberry Street Pub & Kitchen- Serving beer and wine and food in a cozy atmosphere. Live local music monthly. Mulberry's is located at the corner of Main and Mulberry Street at 823 Main St, Bandera, TX 78003.
Samantha's of Bandera- Located right next door to our lodge, Samantha's of Bandera offers continental cuisine with a Southern flair. Regular live local music. Visit: http://www.samanthasofbandera.com for menu, hours and live music schedule.
Brick's River Cafe- Brick's offers up a wide and varied menu such as steaks, Tex-Mex, burgers sandwiches and more. They feature a full-service bar. Visit: http://www.bricksrivercafe.com for menu, hours and directions.
OST (Old Spanish Trail)- Serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner in an old western inspired theme including Saddle bar stools and a John Wayne room. OST is located at 305 Main St, Bandera, TX 78003.
TJ's at The Old Forge- Open for lunch and dinner, TJ's serves up American style fare including, steaks, fish, sandwiches, burgers and more. Located at 807 Main St, Bandera, TX 78003