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The Guenther House Restaurant-San Antonio Restaurants

The Guenther House Restaurant-San Antonio Restaurants

This was our second timing dining here and will be the last. The products are great in the gift shop but the ladies are not. Shopped here on Saturday after Black Friday and asked about the Black Friday deals offered on FB (30% off I… ||| While visiting San Antonio we were told the Guenther House was a great place to eat. It was outstanding. In fact, it was so good the first time we decided to go back for a second visit. The service was wonderful and the food was…

Tito’s Restaurant Y Cantina-San Antonio Restaurants

Tito's Restaurant Y Cantina-San Antonio Restaurants

We stayed in an Airbnb in the King William Historical District just a couple blocks from Tito’s Mexican Restaurant. We tried it for breakfast one morning and loved it. Excellent food, excellent coffee and friendly and helpful staff. We noticed everyone else in the restaurant… ||| Enjoyed a breakfast and dinner here with family and they said it was much better than the overpriced Mexican food on the Riverwalk. Decent portion sizes and minimal wait times for food. The homemade churros were an unexpected delight. I left off one star because…

Adelante Mexican Food-San Antonio Restaurants

Adelante Mexican Food-San Antonio Restaurants

I give Adelante a 1 star review because when I went there it took a really long time like an hour for the food to get to the table the food was odd colors (I hope that’s natural) and it tasted bad. My brother did… ||| I attend a writer group in the back part if the restaurant where there is a group of larger tables. This time I tried a meal. The menu is quite different than a typical Mexican restaurant so I didn’t expect to be thrilled with my…

Biga on the Banks-San Antonio Restaurants

Biga on the Banks-San Antonio Restaurants

Excellent dinner. Varied menu that changes daily. Great wine list. Our server was amazing. He was always around but not overbearing. We had a wonderful warm spinach salad and a beet salad. DH had vinison and quail. I had a perfectly cooked ribeye. Also had… ||| We had a business dinner at Abigail on the banks. We had appetizers of chorizo empanadas, Crab cakes, and wild game spring rolls. The Star was the spring rolls. Wild turkey, venison, and ostrich Topped with a red sauce. OMG. One of the best things…

Ernesto’s Mexican Specialties-San Antonio Restaurants

Ernesto's Mexican Specialties-San Antonio Restaurants

Rarely do I eat at the same restaurant twice in one week, aside from breakfast at the hotel. Ernesto’s is worth a repeat.Ernesto himself greeted us. We chatted and looked over the menu to find items not seen at other restaurants. Mexican with a… ||| Our great experience started with Ernesto meeting us at the door and escorting us to our table. Since it was our first visit, he spent some time explaining the menu and emphasizing the flexibility possible with our order. I had the San Antonio steak, and…

El Mirador Comida Mex-San Antonio Restaurants

El Mirador Comida Mex-San Antonio Restaurants

…. and good food too. Friendly professional service and traditional Mexican food. I was drawn here by the owners detailed reply to a recent scathing review. Nicely decorated and extremely pleasant. We went out of our way to eat here and had a terrific lunch…. ||| Christopher L,Thank you for the wonderful words in your review! Our entire team here at El Mirador works extremely hard to provide the overall experience you’ve just described. Now you know where to find us, and we will welcome you back with open arms….

Jacala Mexican Restaurant-San Antonio Restaurants

Jacala Mexican Restaurant-San Antonio Restaurants

Went to jacala with family and the food was average. Service was pretty good. All and all it was fair not great and not bad but still a nice atmosphere. We had queso flameada nachos enchiladas menudo and puffy tacos. The best thing was pro… ||| Had dinner here and the food was just like it’s always been — plentiful, hot, enchiladas with plenty of gooey cheese, and a nice small bowl of warm, homemade tostada chips. Definitely a “locals” place where the food is in the style of long ago,…

Acenar-San Antonio Restaurants

Acenar-San Antonio Restaurants

This place gets loud during the busy dinner time. It is busy!I ordered the ƒ??Duck Chalupas ƒ??, and expected a mediocre meal with a tasty name. What I got was an amazing plate of food, and the taste,,,my Oƒ?? My!The duck had an… ||| Very eclectic interior – festive looking. I had the Steak Acenar. The steak was very good and cooked to order. It came with risotto, which was delicious and a sweet and tangy cole slaw. My coconut pineapple margarita was also very good. My friends ordered…

Republic of Texas Restaurant on the Riverwalk-San Antonio Restaurants

Republic of Texas Restaurant on the Riverwalk-San Antonio Restaurants

One of the worst experiences ever on the River Walk. My mother and I Sat at a table and had 18 people hovering over us from a tour group operated from California for 45 minutes. They were early and waiting for a Dinner cruise from… ||| After eating for a few days along the River Walk, all of the Mexican food restaurants can start to blend together. However, the Republic of Texas by far was a stand-out favorite. The eclectic interior and lively atmosphere was an added bonus on top of…

Las Ramblas-San Antonio Restaurants

Las Ramblas-San Antonio Restaurants

Stayed at the Contessa for a meeting at the convention center and after an afternoon walking the Riverwalk, we took a break before heading out in search of dinner. After making attempt to find a nice reasonably priced restaurant (without reservations) that was not Mexican,… ||| Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your recent dining experience. I’m happy that you found the atmosphere of our restaurant cozy and comfortable. I complete agree with you, our salads are fresh and devouring! Overall, it sounds like you thoroughly enjoyed…