Cabernet Grill at the Cotton Gin Village

Welcome to the Cabernet Grill- Texas Wine Country Restaurant in Fredericksburg Texas— where you will discover an unparalleled Texas Hill Country dining experience. It is our sincere desire to provide every guest with the finest in upscale Texas Hill Country cuisine. Our food is exquisitely prepared— then thoughtfully served. In fact, at The Cabernet Grill, we put an enormous amount of effort into training our servers to ensure that the quality of attention is every bit as impressive as the menu.


Executive Chef Ross Burtwell specializes in preparing only the freshest seafood, Certified Angus Beef, wild game and ranch fare for his Fredericksburg guests.  You’ll think the Cabernet Grill Texas Wine Country Restaurant can’t get any better — until you lay eyes on the dessert menu. Seriously, a visit to the Cabernet Grill would not be complete without a treat, like Chicken Fried Pecan Pie with Jack Daniels Chocolate Ice Cream.

chef_ross_burtwellExecutive Chef Ross Burtwell

But wait, there’s more. Along with all of this is the largest Texas Wine List and a full bar with cocktails, beer and wine. Add in the casual and friendly atmosphere and it adds up to a place like no other.

Largest Texas Wine List Just About Anywhere!
Imagine a wine list that features over 75 selections from around the State of Texas. That’s right. Not only are we in what’s becoming known as the “heart of Texas Wine Country,” the Cabernet Grill boasts the largest Texas Wine list you’ll find anywhere. Many customers walk away with a whole new perspective on Texas wine. We’re talking award-winning cab, zins, chards, rieslings and tempranillo —all at your fingertips. A perfect outing for the oenophile in your life.

Wine Pairing
Not sure what wine to order with the Pan Seared Rainbow Trout? Or which would pair well with the decadent dessert? No fear. Our waitstaff is specially trained to handle any questions and requests. In fact, we require our staff to visit the wineries directly for hands-on knowledge of the wine brands and the terroir.

Casually Elegant
Many will hear us say “dinner reservations are recommended, but fancy attire is totally up to you.” At the Cabernet Grill, we believe that great food is best enjoyed when you’re comfortable. We’ve created a relaxing and friendly atmosphere —inside and out—that puts even the worst day’s worries behind you. From large timber-framed architecture on the inside to our peaceful garden patio, once you’re food arrives, you’ll have the best seat in the house.