Nestled deep in the heart of Texas Hill Country lies a hidden gem, a picturesque town where history meets hospitality, and vineyards stretch out beneath the endless Texan sky. It’s Fredericksburg, a charming destination that beckons travelers with its unique blend of small-town charm and big-time flavor.
This time, it’s not about diaper bags and school runs. It’s about reclaiming a slice of time for ourselves, the “momcation” we’ve all been craving. Five friends, five moms, and one spontaneous getaway. As we embark on this journey to Fredericksburg, we’re stepping away from our daily routines and responsibilities to indulge in something extraordinary – a journey of culinary exploration, relaxation, and laughter.
With a list of recommendations from friendly locals, influential voices, and the knowledgeable folks at Visit Fredericksburg, our itinerary promises an eclectic mix of flavors, aromas, and experiences. From quaint coffee shops where the aroma of freshly roasted beans fills the air to wineries where the nectar of the Texas soil flows freely, we’re ready to immerse ourselves in the delicious tapestry of this charming Texan town.
Join us as we sip and savor our way through Fredericksburg’s culinary scene, one dish, one cup of coffee, and one glass of wine at a time. Together, we’ll uncover the hidden treasures, celebrating the local culture, and create memories that will linger long after our “momcation” ends.
So, fasten your seatbelts and prepare for a mouthwatering adventure through the heart of Texas. Fredericksburg, here we come!
Even though I’m a Texas native, somehow I have never been to Fredericksburg. Last week I ran into two Texas travel experts an event for Impact – Jessica of My Curly Adventures and Mommy Travels both helped me confirm some of the spots we want to add to our itinerary.
If you’re reading this before October 12, we’d love to know in the comments here or via social media DM if we’ve forgotten any of your favs!
Fredericksburg: Coffee Shops on our Food Nerd Wishlist
- Sunday Supply Coffee *
- Emma and Ollie
- Caliche coffee
Fredericksburg: Wine Stops on our Food Nerd Wishlist
- Slate Theory
- English Newsom
- Augusta Vine
- Adega Vino
- Pedernales Cellars
- Elisa Christopher Winery
Fredericksburg: Restaurants Wishlist
- Alla Campagna
- Hill and Vine
- The Rhinory
- Eaker Barbecue
- Dietz Distillery
- Kuhlman Cellars
- Hill Country Herb Garden
- Ottos German Bistro
- Pasta Bella
- West End Pizza
- Crossroads Saloon & Steakhouse
- Vaudeville Bistro
- Grapetown Vineyard – Safari Wine Tour
- Trolly Tour
- Rustlin’ Robs Store
Unfortunately, it’ll be a bit impossible to fit in ALL these stops in a weekend adventure. So if any of these are on your DO NOT MISS or “meh save for next time” list, we’d love to know!