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Uptown Broadway
American, Diner
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8427 Broadway, San Antonio, TX 78209
+1 210-826-7001
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San Antonio, Texas
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140 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Like all of the Jim's family of restaurants, this Jims is a great place to go to for a late night meal, breakfast, lunch... anytime. Every Jims is a safe haven.... they dont put up with any trouble makers. The restaurants are clean and the staff is knowledgeable and cordial. Pricing is always good. Good value all the time. Chili... More 

Grand Rapids, Michigan
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1,026 reviews
486 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 236 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

This is an old San Antonio chain. Open 24 hrs, food is acceptable, pies really great. We had chicken fried chicken and chicken fried steak with a piece of lemon pie. Bottomless drinks, and the wait staff were really great to everyone....even the couple of homeless guys handing around....they gave them a plate of food.....we don't think they charged them,... More 

Thank RickMIusa
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

This was our first time to Jim's and it couldn't have been a better experience. Our waiter Isaac made us feel at home. He was so kind and helpful. He even carved my strawberry into a rose. The food was great. We had fried mushrooms and onion rings to start which were tasty. The portions were big. I had the... More 

Thank mauihawaii09
San Antonio, Texas
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40 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

I have eaten breakfast more times at Jim's than any other place than than home. I guess that just about tells the entire story but I cannot forget about the Frontier Burger. This Burger is hard to top. I suggest you bet the biscuits grilled and if you get a breakfast taco do the same. Shakes are not bad either....

Chicago, Illinois
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016

the food was good, but that is it just good.. I didn't leave the place thinking wow I want to go back..

Thank shanemann122
Houston, Texas
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

Bad. Just bad. Not even cheap enough for how bad it was. Rolls were brick hard rolls. Mashed potatoes were runny. The chicken fried steak wasn't bad. Note to staff: if I ask for cream gravy on my steak, I probably want cream gravy on my taters; not brown.

Thank TxGent
Houston, Texas
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567 reviews
299 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

Great biscuits! OK pancakes. Awful coffee. It's an SA staple and must try. My family loves this place.

Thank survivor5804
North Richland Hills, Texas
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2015

We ate here forThanksgiving. Had planned to eat at Earl Ablesfor about 24 dollars a plate but was to long of a wait, figured a good burger would work. Jim's had a turkey dinner special for less than 9 buck that could not have been better. Lots of food and had great flavor. Went back the next day for burgers... More 

Thank Pary74
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

I was running late to catch a flight and this was a Sunday morning there was a table of 6 of us and I advised and asked the waitress if there was anyway she could rush mine cause of my situation she said she would do everything she could. I understood but she brought my food out very quickly and... More 

Thank Jerry O
Baltimore, Maryland
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2015

Arrived at 1am on a Friday night. After 2 requests over 15-20 minutes we finally had a server visit our table for the first time. They were out of all but 2-3 sides for our meals and despite the place being mostly empty took about 30 minutes to get us our food. Server was nice enough but definitely would have... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8427 Broadway, San Antonio, TX 78209
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > Uptown Broadway
  • Neighbourhood: Uptown Broadway
  • Phone Number: +1 210-826-7001

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?