S A N M A R C O S
Conveniently located between San Antonio and Austin is the beautiful town of San Marcos, Texas. Residents of San Marcos enjoy the beauty of the Hill Country with all the recreation and conveniences of the city. Whether you’re taking a relaxing dip in the San Marcos river or a challenging class load at Texas State University, San Marcos has something to offer people of all walks of life.
The clear, cold San Marcos River is noted for its fertility, which provides for rich plant and aquatic life. White-tailed deer love to drink from the fresh water and are abundant. Fishing is great!
The historic downtown is listed in the National Register of Historic Places and features a quaint historic square with art galleries, gift shops, and unique restaurants.
San Marcos is home to the Texas State University (formerly known as Southwest Texas State University) and the campus is in the heart of the city. It is the alma mater of President Lyndon B. Johnson.
SAN MARCOS LOCATION and FACTS --
(MLS AREA HS) San Marcos is an incorporated town located in Hays County at latitude 29.883 and longitude -97.941. It has an elevation of 617 feet and is in the Central Time Zone. Its zip codes are 78666 and 78667.
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OUT & ABOUT IN SAN MARCOS
-- San Marcos has many recreational and cultural experiences. Here are some of our favorites.
Shopping -- San Marcos has some of the best shopping outlets in the world. Visit Tanger Outlet Center and Prime Outlets. GOLF
Historic Main Street -- Enjoy the unique character of downtown and see historic buildings like the Hays County Courthouse.
Aquarena Center-- 921 Aquarena Springs Dr. 512.245.7570
Texas State University -- 601 University Drive
The San Marcos River You can scuba, fish, or kayak the river. It is most famous for the tubing!
Charles S. Cock House -- Located at C.M. Allen Parkway and E. Hopkins Street
A.E. Wood State Fish Hatchery -- 505 Staples Road 512.353.0572 Tours available.
The Children's Park (Playscape) -- Six acre playground along the river
The San Marcos Living History Trolley Tour -- Guided tour of main historic and local attractions. 512.396.373
The LBJ Museum focuses on President Lyndon B. Johnson's early years.
McKenna Children's Museum
Quail Creek Country Club (Semi-Private) 2701 Hwy 21 512-353-1665 RESTAURANTS
Texas State Golf Course (9 Holes/Public) 1351 Post Rd 512-245-7593
Zooka's Burritos 312A University Drive 512-353-3913 OUR FAVORITE!!!
Alvin Ord's Sandwich Shop 204 University Dr 512-353-8042
Anita's Taco House & Cafe 15950 Hwy 123 North 512-392-1011
Arturo's Restaurant 206 W San Antonio St, #A 512-396-5096
August Moon 515 Springtown Way 512-396-7200
Baysea's Fish Market 1404 Clarewood 512-754-0707
Binasco Gelateria & Cafe Italia 829 N LBJ Dr, #107 512-353-8488
Branding Iron 3939 IH 35 South, #F6 512-396-7004
Buckets Pub & Grill 315 W San Antonio St 512-392-7775
Cafe Ballo 423 N LBJ Dr, #H 512-392-2639
Cafe De Corte 127 E Hopkins 512-396-2221
Cafe on the Square 126 N LBJ Dr 512-392-8022
Center Point Station 3946 IH 35 South 512-392-1103
Cervantez Taco 1310 Alamo St 512-353-2323
Coffee Pot 129 E Hopkins 512-396-1689
Cool Mint Cafe 415 Burleson 512-396-2665
Corner Kitchens Food Co 2050 IH 35 South 512-396-3690
Cottage Kitchen 400 E Hopkins St 512-392-4295
Crucita's Kitchen 2050 Ash St 512-353-4621
Dos Flores Tex Mex
El Mesquite Cafe 106 Mesquite 512-754-0840
Fiesta Mexico 3939 IH 35 South, #3 512-392-1668
Fu-Jain Palace 1210 IH 35 South 512-396-3523
Gordo's Bar & Grill 120 E San Antonio St 512-392-1874
Grins Restaurant 802 N LBJ Dr 512-392-4746
Haby's Pit Stop Barbeque 119 E Hutchison 512-393-5050
Hill Country Grill
Jo On The Go 312 University Dr, #B 512-353-4880
Kismet Cafe & Espresso Bar 220 N Edward Gary 512-754-6760
Mamacita's Restaurant & Cantina 1400 Aquarena Springs Dr 512-353-0070
Mana's Restaurant 807 Alabama 512-392-4068
New August Moon 515 Springtown Way 512-396-7200
Ninfa's 904 Bugg Lane 512-396-5696
Rivendell Restaurant & Gardens 817 Chestnut St 512-392-8733
Rogelio's Restaurant 625 S LBJ Dr 512-392-4141
San Marcos River Pub & Grill
Tortuga's Coastal Cantina 1617 Aquarena Springs Dr 512-754-9754
Valentino's Pizza 110 N LBJ Dr 512-396-8888
Vittles 3939 IH 35 South, #320 512-396-4010
LINKS & IMPORTANT NUMBERS
Convention & Visitors Bureau
City of San Marcos 512.393.8383 512.393.8313 (emergency repair)
Century Telephone 512.754.5699
Grande Communications 512.878.4880
Water City of San Marcos 512.393.8383
Gas Center Point Energy 512.392.6672
Cable & Internet Time Warner 512.805.2555
Police Non-Emergency 512.753.2108
Fire Dept. Non-Emergency 512.393.8460
San Marcos Consolidated Independent School District 501 South LBJ Drive, San Marcos 78666 512.393.6700
Texas Preparatory School Texas Preparatory School is a state approved public school serving students in grades K-8th. 512-805-3000
San Marcos Baptist Academy 2801 Ranch Road 12 512-353-2400
Hays Consolidated School District
Texas State University
Flags fly high in front of Texas State University.
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