Dezavala Florist is a great place to shop for flowers and gifts. Their flowers are always fresh and they can usually put together the perfect gift very quickly. They can offer sugestions when asked and will deliver. The location is great and easy to get to.
Brunswick Bowl is a great place to bowl with a family atmosphere. The employees are friendly and helpful and the place is open, roomy and clean. They often offer specials on certain days and sometimes offer family packages. This helps to make it affordable for families on a budget.
St. Gregory's Catholic School has been in business for many many years. They strive for accademic excellence while emphasizing strong christian beliefs and behavior. The teachers are knowledgable as well as caring individuals. The school is run closely with the church where the children are actively involved on a weekly basis.
St. Mary's University is an excellent University. The professors provide quality education as well as a lot of individual attention. The cost of tuition is high being it is a private instution however there a a lot of available funding through financial aid. The students there are great.
PROS: Excellent quality education
CONS: High tuition cost
Gruene Dance Hall is one of a kind. It is locate in a small tourist area right near the river. It is old but unique. They have bands to listen to and a large dance floor. The atmosphere is very relaxed. All the people who work there are friendly and appear to be enjoying their job.
Gruene General Store is a neat little store that has something for everyone. It is basically a gift shop that caters towards tourists. Because it is a tourist area the prices are higher but nothing in the store is a big ticket item. They have a lot of unusual items, a lot with the Texas Theme. They also sell wonderful fudge and icecream. The workers are all friendly.
Billy Bob's sells a wide variety of matresses. The store is a no frills kind of place. The prices are good however I have not been very satisfied with my mattress. As the saying goes " You get what you pay for" In my case, the price was right for what the salesman said was a good quality matress, however after a short time I was not satisfied with the quality. I'm sure they have some better quality mattresses however the price is also going to be higher.
Northwest Imaging center is a nice place. Everyone who works there handles the patients wtih a pleasant friendly attitude. They try to make you relaxed and comfortable which is hard because everyone there really doesn't want to be. The place is always crowed but they try to be efficient. They also are willing to work through insurance issues.
Nanny's Nook is a quaint little shop. She sell a variety of accessories and some childrens clothing. She has some very nice and unique jewelry. The prices are very reasonable. The woman working the at the shop (I assume the owner) was very friendly.
Dr. Kingman is a very knowledgeble physician. His office staff handles everything in a professional matter. They are very nice and are willing to deal with insurance issues. The doctor is nice and takes his time to deal with each patient on a personal level.