Canyon Lake Best and Cheapest Places to get Good food.  

Local site, up-to-date, January 2018

Up to date Local Top 10 Canyon Lake restaurants: look for The ◉! Blue Dish. Photos, menus, phone numbers, and addresses. We check regularly to see if the restaurant is still open, has good food, a nice, sit-down atmosphere, and full service - a cut above the rest! This is the only January 2018!

The Top 10: Worth the Drive!

◉! Italian Garden Cafe - Beautiful decor, low carb options, moderate prices - best value at the Lake!    Hancock

◉! Gennaro's Trattoria - authentic recipes, busy, call ahead, Startzville, upscale offerings, service, and prices. Now in New Braunfels

◉! The Reel - Quality Seafood, upscale prices, atmosphere, Bulverde; now open in New Braunfels.

◉! Granny D's - Breakfast, variety, sit-down, always busy, near the Dam. Get your fried homestyle favorites!

◉! Antler Inn - Hill Country favorites, sit down, great menu, frog legs, Hwy 46 Bulverde.

◉! Silver Sage Grill - Fine dining,  affordable, great service, great seafood.

◉! Lucky's Sports Bar - Cajun flavor, hill country, variety, Hancock. Many TV's on the walls - great spot for the game.

◉! Las Barcas Tex-Mex Grill - Big menu, authentic tastes, west of Startzville. Good value, service, eclectic, Hancock

◉! Mima's Tacos - Tacos, plates, Texs-Mex. Open daily til 2pm, except til 8pm Thursday & Fridays

◉! D'Vine Home Cookin' - Lunch, small, family style, Potters Creek Road. One of my favorites! Open Tuesday-Friday.

BBQ, Mexican, Plus:

Real Pit Barbeque - Best BBQ, drive up, family run, Sattler.

Bow Hunters Restaurant - in Hancock. Primarily BBQ, but other specialities such as jerky and baked potatoes - new startup.

Bare Bull BBQ - Barbeque Restaurant, Startzville. Brisket, ribs, sausage, jalapeno sausage, and chicken.

Startz Cafe - Hill Country flavors, BBQ, old-timey atmosphere, Startzville.

Comal Cafe - Small dining, full service, drive through, family run, Startzville

Plooky's Cajun Boiling Pot - Beer, food on table, full service

Baja BBQ Shack - @ Canyon Lake Marina, great view. Eclectic menu.

The 19th Hole - Breakfast, sandwiches, burgers, Startzville golf course.

Don Chente Taqueria - Small Mexican dining at former Noodles location in Hancock. Also a small food trailer on FM 2673 in west Sattler.


Big Country Pizza - Eat in dining room, Pizza, sandwiches

Wicked Good Pizza  New Pizza place, takes the place of the old Fox's, also at old Fox's/Scrappys west of Startzville.

A.D's Pizza - Brand new on FM 306 Northside of lake, where Fox's once was. Pizza, wings, sandwiches, salads, deserts and delivery. NEW

Villanova Pizza - Now open in Hancock.

Coffee, Deserts, More:

Mrs. Bush's Pie Shop - Pies, cookies, sandwiches. drive up

Rockin Roadrunner - Vietnamese & American, daily specials, inxpensive, near Horseshoe on FM 306.

Caffe Cinema- New coffee shop in Sattler, sandwiches, quiche, 8-5 hours, comfortable, with couch, table, and chairs. Near the bank.

Cup O' Joe's - Coffee shop, Deserts, Sandwiches in Hancock.

Eatin' Haus - Drive up, outdoor seating at the Horseshoe, owned by the Tube Haus by the MV Elementary School. Tacos, burgers, more coming.

Sweeties - 3 locations - Pastries, Kolaches, Breakfast tacos

Seven Gram's Coffee & Kolaches - Sattler, Fresh meat and fruit  kolaches, plus cinnamon rolls as big as your face! Not to mention coffee.

Stahlman's Farmers Market - Farm fresh veggies and beef, home-made sandwiches, BBQ, gifts and more

KafeKali - New coffee shop, Drive thru, breakfast sandwiches, pastries, Notary.

On FM 2673, 1.5 mi west of River Road.

*** Free WiFi!!

Burgers, Sandwiches, Breakfast Tacos:

Black Dog Sandwich Shoppe - Homemade, chef-quality sandwhiches, yet inexpensive. NEW, Promising!

Canyon City Grill - Burgers, sandwiches @ 306 and South Access Road

Canyon Lake Cafe @Brookshire Brothers in Hancock. Hot food all day, local draft beer, special events, fried chicken, sushi.

*** Free WiFi!!

Front Porch Grill - Burgers, sandwiches, drive up, Sattler

Horsehoe Grill - Tacos and Burgers driveup - now open til evening!

Comal County Tacos - On Hwy 46, tacos, easy in, easy out

Laredo Tacos - NEW Tacos, Fajitas, Burgers on FM 306 northside @Stripes at Rebecca Creek Elementary

Sergio's - Tacos, drive up, in tiny Airstream! Sattler

Dairy Queen - Burgers and Ice Cream, dining in, Startzville

McDonald's - Startzville, eat in, drive through, Startzville

Subway - 4 locations - Sandwiches of all kinds, Hancock, Startzville, and new Walmart at Hwy 46 & 281

Sonic Drive In - Now open in Hancock - across from Brookshire Brothers in Hancock.

Bar & Grill:

Devil's Backbone Tavern - Old Time Tavern, FM32

Goofy's - Bar & Grill, daily lunch specials, biker friendly  FM 306 East Lake

Midnight Express - Bar & Grill, pool hall, darts, food, FM 306 East

Bar 306 -  Kind of hiddden, a block off 306, Bar & BBQ, dancing,

Shanty Salsa Kitchen - Mexican and fast food at the Shanty'sTube/Bar. Seating right at the Horsehoe.

Don't forget the Canyon Lake's own Fawncrest Winery, on the north side of the Lake, off FM 306 Saturday evenings, Noon - 7pm!