Sushi Express-San Antonio Restaurants

I stopped by this place for a quick bite before a workout next door, with zero expectations. I figured it would be kind of your standard strip mall sushi place, nothing special.I was wrong. This place was phenomenal. The sushi chef is a true… ||| Simply WonderfulSmall but very nice. The wait staff was very attentive and the food was very fresh and made to order. The restaurant was very clean and decorated nicely and you feel very comfortable.We had the tempura appetizer and everything on the plate…

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…

Big’Z Burger Joint-San Antonio Restaurants

Big'Z Burger Joint-San Antonio Restaurants

Went to Big’Z Burgers and grabbed dinner with the kids and some friends and their kids. Big’Z serves huge burgers – I initially mistook the kids’ burgers for my wife’s and mine! And they are scrumptious – definitely try their chalupa burger, which is a… ||| I took my kids here after seeing it on the Zimmern List TV show. We very very happy with our experience here. The staff was friendly, the place was clean, and the food was top notch. If you are in the mood for a burger,…

Cactus Flower-San Antonio Restaurants

Cactus Flower-San Antonio Restaurants

This is the breakfast place at the Marriott Riverwalk in SA. I ate there during a stay, it was part of my elite package and I could upgrade and get the omelette bar for $5 a person, which I did. There are sparse offerings on… ||| We wife and I are staying in the Marriott Riverwalk where the cafe is located. We ate breakfast, had room service dinner and a room service breakfast. I generally don’t expect much from hotel restaurants but I was totally shocked by how delicious the food…

Bowl and Barrel-San Antonio Restaurants

Bowl and Barrel-San Antonio Restaurants

Neat place. It’s not your typically bowling alley. Decor is nice. Staff was average. Server was excellent. It’s probably best suited for adult group outings though I bowled with 2 kids and it was fun. Drink specials are not really specials because they just give… ||| I went for a get together with some friends. I was not impressed. It was loud, the lanes used strings on the pins (More on that later), the people at the front did not pay attention to anyone by themselves, and there were pillars that…

Demo’s Greek Food-San Antonio Restaurants

Demo's Greek Food-San Antonio Restaurants

Have been going to this restaurant for many many years.. the latest visit was similar to all others.. Great Greek gyro Salads and Gyro’s .. While I believe the Restaurant has changed hands the food has remained consistent over the years. The cost of the… ||| We visited Demo’s at 1604 & Blanco rd area on Friday, 6/1/18. I always get my main staple, the micro-Gyro fully loaded – just how it comes – meat, sauce, onion, and tomatoes. There usually is a good serving of handmade fresh cut french fries….

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…

Applebee’s-San Antonio Restaurants

Applebee's-San Antonio Restaurants

A veteranƒ??s day tradition – a free meal at Applebee’s,15806 IH-10 West,San Antonio,This location is adjacent to the Drury Inn and Suites, and opened since 2013. The interior reminded me of a Sports Bar; there are 6 or 8 TVs on the wall around… ||| Great pub classic with happy hour beers and cocktails and an extensive menu – soup, salads, fajitas, burgers, shrimp, chicken – something for everyone. The service was great – very efficient. We discovered the trivia game though, $1.99 to play all night and we had…

Checo’s Mexican & American Grill-San Antonio Restaurants

Checo's Mexican & American Grill-San Antonio Restaurants

A great place to catch a bite at the last minute…the staff does not shoo you out the door when you arrive 5 minutes before closing. The owner is very accommodating to dietary needs, such as gluten allergies. We will definitely visit again. We are… ||| This place is truly a hidden gem in San Antonio! We came here to celebrate my daughter’s birthday with another family. Friends had told us about this place that is tucked away in a corner of this unassuming shopping center that frequently come here for…

Fogo de Chao Brazilian Steakhouse-San Antonio Restaurants

Fogo de Chao Brazilian Steakhouse-San Antonio Restaurants

We ordered a bottle of red wine. As we asked the waitress what kind of wine it was she could not answer anything at all. For our good luck the wine was very good. After eating we chose just some cheese and fruit from the… ||| We had brazilian brunch on the weekend for two at this restaurant.We paid 115$ including tip – so not for everyday.Staff was very friendly and everything was great.Meat was great cooked and we also loved the salad bar.Definitly a recommendation for…