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High Sierra Bar & Grill

) #4 of 11 Restaurants in Terlingua $$ - $$$ Mexican, American,
Hwy 170, El Dorado Hotel, Terlingua, TX
+1 432-371-3282
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good37%
  • Average23%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“burger” (27 reviews)
“chilli” (32 reviews)
“fajitas” (14 reviews)
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Mexican, American, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Hwy 170, El Dorado Hotel, Terlingua, TX
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Liked the food, but I'm use to not having to deal with smoke while dining. A shame. I'm sure they'd gain business if it was smoke free.

Thank joco78704
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i went into the High Sierra in the evening after hiking all day. I believe her name is Heather and she is a fun person to talk with. The coffee is good. The grilled cheese was great and the people are fun.

Thank Barry19611964
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

stopped in for some great chili and cold lone star beer place definitely delivered good air conditioning too

Thank IreneandMicah
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After hiking Big Bend National Forest, we stopped to eat here. We enjoyed it so much, we ate here after hiking our 2nd day. We wanted to try Starlight Theatre but they don't open until 5. The inside is rather plain, it has a bar...More

Thank Terese C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food here is basic and solid... no complaints! Definitely head to the deck at sunset see the changing colors of the surrounding landscape!

Thank ColoradoHavens
Reviewed 6 June 2017

We had a great meal at the High Sierra Bar and Grill, but the best part of the meal was hearing the fantastic performer, Dr. Fun (aka Mike Casper). The staff was helpful and nice, and the salsa was some of the best I've ever...More

1  Thank JDS43
Reviewed 30 May 2017

The High Sierra is an outpost. It is one of those places that seem to be at the end of the road in a forgotten corner of the world. But what a corner! Located in Terlingua, Texas at the western edge of Big Bend National...More

1  Thank jaimed337
Reviewed 29 May 2017

While I didn't eat here, we enjoyed the relaxed, jovial feel and ice cold beers at High Sierra. On cooler days, there is an outdoor deck and a patio with a fire pit. It is a place to chill and enjoy a beverage or two....More

Thank worktotravel14
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Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

There is no sports bar in town and this place seemed to be the closest to one. They have a projection screen tv and they put it on a playoff basketball game for us, very accommodating. I had the chili burger and it was done...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Mostly during our visit to both Big Bends we cooked or ate sandwiches. But one night we decided to eat out before returning to our rental at Terlingua Ranch. Considering it was early and the four of us were the only diners, you would think...More

Thank gigigray032447
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Television
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hwy 170, El Dorado Hotel, Terlingua, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Terlingua
  • Phone Number: +1 432-371-3282
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