The Goat Barn

Food & hospitality are a natural at The Goat Barn

Our Founders

Gone But Not Forgotten

Welfare Cafe

Sustainable Hill Country Farm to Table Food


From Another Era, a Celebration of Romance

Welcome to Welfare, Texas

   Welfare Texas Hill Country Cafe & Wedding/Events Center, housed in the historic post office & general store and the restored Goat Barn



Call 830.537.3700 just to let us know you are coming – we are reservation only!

Come see us cause we’re schnitzelicious

 Open Thursday 5-9

Saturday and Sunday at 11 until 4    –

Dinner service starts at 6 – 9

Call to make reservations

The forecast is calling for perfect beer garden dining



 Employment Opportunities:  Line Cook, Servers & Dishwasher – call Gaby 210.884.4616

Hours of Operation

Thursday-Friday: 5P-9P

Saturday-Sunday: 11A-9P

Call for Reservations


Welfare Cafe

A hidden gem in the heart of the hill country.

Our History

Welfare - in it, not on it.

Special Events

Let us make your event one of a kind.


We will make your dream wedding a reality!