Fredericksburg was never going to stay a hidden gem, with grassy rolling hills, a burgeoning vineyard scene, and proximity to otherworldly hiking spot Enchanted Rock. The flux of tourism to this Hill Country locale attracted talented chefs, and the city boasts quite a food scene, buoyed by ample local suppliers and winemakers.
Here are Eater’s picks for the best restaurants and bars found in Fredericksburg. Stay true to the town’s German roots by stopping for a schnitzel at Otto’s. Those looking for sophistication will be pleased with offerings at The Nest or Cabernet Grill, or opt to keep it casual with comfort food and friendly proprietors at Hill Top Cafe and Fredericksburg Pie Company. Finish your evening with an evening stroll down Main Street, with nary a high rise in sight.
Everything below is listed in geographical order, from north to south. Is your favorite Fredericksburg restaurant or bar missing below? Let Eater know through the tipline, within the comments, or over on the forum.Read More