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Chris Madrid's Nachos and Burgers

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1900 Blanco Rd., San Antonio, TX 78212-2617
+1 210-735-3552
11:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

i have been going to this place ever sine i was kid, cause it was always a favorite place to eat and its right in front of my grandmas house. Also have this in mind, you can buy a Big Mac combo to a large and get a burger that can still fit in your hand or for the same... More 

Thank Thomas P
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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26 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I couldn't wait to return to this burger joint. This place is really interesting. The burgers are huge. I suspect it can get a bit crowded but they seem to have a system to work you through in good order. The bar is located on the other side if you want a margarita with your meal. This is a must... More 

Thank dennisrivers
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love our visits to CM's. Only go a couple times a year. Out boys love the tostada burgers and fresh fries.

Thank Leo J
The Woodlands, Texas
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was salivating riding in the car just thinking about the macho cheddar cheese burger... the place was packed inside yet outside there was still parking left... went in and ordered .... the anticipation was great and the agony of the wait was ended when mouth bit into the burger... wow... it never disappoints ... I knew what Meg Ryan... More 

Thank ladyhawke0613
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

This is the spot and you have to get the Macho. Incredible Hamburger with tons of cheese, tortillas, and re fried beans. The atmosphere is authentic and the French fries are the best. You won't be disappointed.

Thank W P
Boerne, Texas
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86 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

We went to lunch expecting great burgers and fries as we heard that that it had one of the best burgers in San Antonio. We were disappointed in both. You need to stand in line to order your food, which was efficient, and then pickup your order (gave you a buzzer when you ordered). Order was available within 10 minutes...excellent!... More 

1 Thank Richard H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

I recently moved to San Antonio and have been trying a lot of non-chain restaurants. The food so far has been great but I haven't taken the time to review any restaurant on TripAdvisor, yet. However, today I had one of the best burgers I have ever eaten. The meat tasted delicious fresh ingredients and the ambiance is very cool.... More 

Thank RobertM777
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Whenever we visit San Antonio, we have a meal at Chris Madrid's. Be prepared for big crowds on the weekends and a tight ordering area. The burgers are excellent, with fresh toppings and a toasted bun. But our favorite has to be the bean chalupas - YUM! It's a big, noisy place with lots of families and friends enjoying the... More 

Thank DisneyCandy
Bronx, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

The burgers here are amazing! Unlike other burgers that you can't even get your mouth around, these burgers are horizontally huge, but vertically viable - you can actually enjoy the great flavors on the burger without having to unhinge your jaws. My only comment where there is room for improvement would be the fries; they were a bit greasy, but... More 

Thank Frank G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

YES! A burger and fries done right. Try the nachos too. You wont be dissappointed! The AC needs a little work though. I fou d it a little warm for comfort.

Thank Israel G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1900 Blanco Rd., San Antonio, TX 78212-2617
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio
  • Phone Number: +1 210-735-3552

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