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Bobby J's

13247 Bandera Rd, Helotes, TX 78023-3937
+1 210-695-4941
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“hamburger” (18 reviews)
“onion rings” (12 reviews)
“chilli” (3 reviews)
Closes in 26 min
11:00 - 21:00All hours
13247 Bandera Rd, Helotes, TX 78023-3937
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Oh my gosh my husband and I came here because we had heard amazing things and it did not disappoint! I had the mushroom and Swiss burger and he had the frito pie burger and then another burger they recommended with bacon on it. Fries...More

Thank anissaanicole
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

We were looking for someplace good to eat for our lunch break during my son's dive meet. Didn't know the area well and we didn't really want the usual chain fast food. We had burgers, fries and onion rings. Everything was very good!! They also...More

Thank Bevo4ever
Reviewed 5 July 2017

If you rate your hamburgers by how many napkins you need to eat one, and the more napkins the better, then this is your place. Have driven past this place for years and never stopped. It was really good. The guy taking our order was...More

Thank backattheSpahnderosa
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

The burgers are ALL huge! I would have been content w/ the kids meal. 1 lg fry order feeds 5 people. They offer Military & Officer discounts. I attached the menu so you could get an idea. Plenty of seating and handicap accessible. They have...More

Thank Sofo32
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent service. Consistent high quality burgers and sweet potato fries. Generous portions. The 1/3 pound burger is thicker than Whataburger . Their toppings are plentiful . Service is fast.

Thank Twstdburger
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

While driving down the road a small building with a little neon in the window caught my eye. It was dinner time so I decided to make a quick U-turn and see what this "local dive" was all about. I call the place a "dive"...More

Thank Waltfab
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We get to the San Antonio area every so often to visit family. Each time we are taken to a real Texas food stop. This trip it was Bobby J's for dinner. The atmosphere was authentic Texas. The burgers were great, and the live music...More

Thank Keith K
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Have eaten here numerous times over the years. Burgers are consistently good and same with fries. Cool place inside. Recommended.

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Bobby J was a friend and neighbor here in Helotes. He made a fine, juicy hamburger with crispy fries, good beer and both inside and outside garden tables....now with music on weekends. What more can you ask?

Thank James B
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

What's not to love about this Helotes treasure!!! Our favorite go to shareable burger is the Piggy Burger - that's right, lip smacking bacon loaded on a burger & topped with cheese and all the traditional goodies 😋. But wait - add a family order...More

Thank Ladybug55
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13247 Bandera Rd, Helotes, TX 78023-3937
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Helotes
  • Phone Number: +1 210-695-4941
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