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Dale's Essenhaus

3900 Fm 972, Walburg, TX 78673
+1 512-819-9175
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good46%
  • Average4%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
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“burgers” (6 reviews)
“fries” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
3900 Fm 972, Walburg, TX 78673
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always billed as "good food and good music". Well, the music was good and the food was ok regarding taste. But, trying to eat their 1/2 pound burger proved to be an unpleasant experience. When I picked up the burger, their in house, extremely course...More

Thank Don A
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Wow. ..great food..great atmosphere, ,friendly staff,,beer, tea, you name it..introduced my parents to this place 16 years ago and still a favorite

Thank Micah G
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This is an excellent cafe- bar. Good cold beer and I had a burger and it was great. One of the others in the party had chicken fried steak. They loved it. We will return this week for supper again. Give it a shot.

Thank David K
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Our community chose this venue for a monthly social so they accommodated about 70 of us. We claimed our tables outside under the trees, ordered drinks then went back later and ordered food. The food is always dependable and fresh and this was a perfect...More

Thank Anna L
Reviewed 26 April 2017

The fried shrimp and catfish are breaded as you order. Everything is always fresh and hot. You will think you are on the coast as the seafood has that fresh, just-caught taste! The tartar and red sauces are homemade as well and you have your...More

Thank Barbara F
Reviewed 27 March 2017

I have eaten here at least 20 times - most recently 3 days ago. Always great. The patty melt is one of my favorites but they cook a mean steak as well. Nothing pretentious- just comfortable. Outside biergarden open in the spring to fall with...More

Thank Siobhan L
Reviewed 25 March 2017

After having not been to Dale's in about a year or so (health food kick excludes places like this!) we went with friends for a burger. I'd forgotten how much I love Dale's and their amazing Texas Toothpicks, homemade chips, and delicious Walburgers. Our server...More

Thank P5_Crazy_Train
Reviewed 6 February 2017

I ordered the special for the day, chicken and dumplings. Those were by far the best chicken and dumplings I have ever had. They were delicious, totally homemade! My husband had a steak and it was very good too. The atmosphere is relaxed, the service...More

Thank kerrideebutler
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Dales' is a great choice anytime. Awesome hamburgers. ( many styles and choices) great lunch specials. If you are looking for awesome "regular" food. Dales is always a great choice. Anything they put on the menu is guaranteed good stuff. Very at home feel always....More

Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

We are new to the Area. A neighbor told us about Dale's. Great food very casual. There us an outdoor area where they have live music in warmer weather on weekends. Waitress was wonderful . Definitely would recommend.

Thank ellie r
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Response from Siobhan L | Reviewed this property |
It depends on whether you are vegan- they have fish dishes (catfish and tilapia),bean and cheese nacho plates, fried mushrooms, pickles, cole slaw, assorted vegetable side dishes. If you are really a vegan the answer is no... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3900 Fm 972, Walburg, TX 78673
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Walburg
  • Phone Number: +1 512-819-9175
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