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 or the restored Goat Barn

steak & eggs

 Sunday Brunch – its good for you!

Open at 11AM

The forecast is calling for perfect beer garden dining


Come see us cause we’re schnitzelicious

Call 830.537.3700 just to let us know you are coming

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!