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Best things to do in Lake Granbury

Discover the city through the eyes of locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

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“Fabulous brunch, lunch, and dinner options. Reservations recommended, especially for large groups. ”
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American Restaurant
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“Great fish tacos! They have a dessert shop inside with ice cream, cupcakes, and other treats. You can also rent boats from here. ”
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Point of Interest
“The crown jewel of the Granbury arts scene! Recently refurbished historic building and fabulous productions!”
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Restaurant
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“Great casual dining in a coffee shop feel. A favorite for early mornings or as a lunch spot when shopping on the Square.”
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Park
“Beach experience at the lake, it's not the ocean but it's good family fun in the sun”
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Movie Theatre
“See a movie at the longest continually running drive in movie theater in Texas! Family operated since 1952! It is open seasonally and only on the weekends, so check their website for show times.”
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German Restaurant
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“Good German food with a nice biergarten with a live band. There’s also a lady who plays the accordion inside the restaurant. Their schnitzel is delicious, and I love their Rueben sandwich as well!”
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Bar
“Classy, French vintage look in the restaurant décor. Enjoy a relaxing drink with your date or group of friends. We especially like the half price flatbread pizza & $6 wine by the glass after 9:00pm Fridays and Saturdays!”
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Food
“Tiberia and Sissy have a great selection of wines. Best time is their 'First Friday' evening events with live music. Check out their website barkingrockswine.com for details and directions.”
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Night Club
“Has a downstairs full bar with a great Happy Hour and their restaurant upstairs is a wonderful place for a very special evening. Be sure to check out their market downstairs for infused vinegars, oils and spices. You can also purchased bottled wine.”
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Point of Interest
“Come shop the assortment of eccletic stores around the Granbury Square. Something for everyone! Our favorites are Doug's Sports House and Connie's store next door. Guys and gals alike will find something they like!”
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Restaurant
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“Family style meals, known for great fried chicken and chicken fried steak, and all you can eat sides.”
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Bar
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“Amazing locally-made vodka and rum. Hidden gem: their food truck serves delicious snacks (try the nachos and tacos!).”
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Art Gallery
“Sip and shop! Pop into D’vine Wine and take your beverage around the square!”
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Museum
“Collection of the oral histories of the people of Granbury and Hood County. These collections are preserved, interpreted and examined as to how they illuminate the history of this country. Live presentations such as, “The Story of A Feud”, a twenty minute video presentation about the only legal hanging ever conducted in Hood County. As well, events are held throughout the year to open these viewings and to join in on various lecture series. Visit their website for updates on events and new exhibitions.”
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Park
“Such a cool spot to hike among nature! It's not too small and not too big so you will see a lot of wildlife that will not take all day. I believe it's a hidden gem! ”
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