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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…

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…

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…

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…

Fig Tree Restaurant-San Antonio Restaurants

Fig Tree Restaurant-San Antonio Restaurants

We stumbled upon the Fig Tree Restaurant because we were unable to get into our first choice place. That turned out to be best thing that happened to us!We were lucky to be seated on one of the many outdoor tables which are brilliantly… ||| The Fig Tree offers both inside and outside dining, weather permitting. On the evening we visited the temperature was cold and outside dining was not an option. The service is superb and the food is delicious. While a couple of menu items were not available,…

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…

Ruth’s Chris Steak House-San Antonio Restaurants

Ruth's Chris Steak House-San Antonio Restaurants

I went twice-both for business. The first time I got a chicken with salad. It was the driest piece of chicken I have ever been served at a restaurant. The next day I ordered the Portobello Medallion Salad. It was superb! Very tasting seasoning on… ||| This was my 3rd visit to a Ruth’s Chris Restaurant. I was in a party of 4. We all ordered the turkey dinner.When my plate arrived, it had a generous portion of sliced white meat turkey beneath gravy, along with the other things that…

Kirby’s Prime Steakhouse – San Antonio-San Antonio Restaurants

Kirby's Prime Steakhouse - San Antonio-San Antonio Restaurants

We initially went during Restaurant Week ten or so days ago and returned again Sunday after Restaurant Week had ended as our sister-in-law wanted to experience Kirbyƒ??s. Both experiences were less than memorable. The restaurant week menu has a 5 oz filet with two other… ||| Ken,Thank you for your feedback. We always strive for our guests to have an amazing experience. I would like to talk to you personally to discuss further details of your evening. Please feel free to contact me at the restaurant.Thank you-Christine OrwigMarketing…

Milano On Wurzbach-San Antonio Restaurants

Milano On Wurzbach-San Antonio Restaurants

Food was good but there was a family with 2 small screaming kiddos and after two tables got up and left we asked our waiter to send the manager over. Manager mumbled he would take care of it but he went in the back and… ||| We just happen to stop on a week night around 8:00, wasn’t sure if it was open, only acouple of tables had people at them but the longer we were there the more the place filled up, food and the service were both top notch,…