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Chris Madrid's Nachos and Burgers

1900 Blanco Rd, San Antonio, TX 78212-2617
+1 210-735-3552
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cheddar cheese” (42 reviews)
“tostada burger” (34 reviews)
“burgers” (228 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
1900 Blanco Rd, San Antonio, TX 78212-2617
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Reviewed 10 February 2018

The first thing peacock changed were the fries he went from the best fries in town to the cheap frozen fries.

1  Thank Thomas C
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

I’ve always enjoyed coming here when I attended college, and make a point to stop by whenever I am visiting San Antonio. Hopefully they will reopen soon. The tostada burger is a must try.

Thank Jlhtu
Reviewed 9 October 2017

I tried a handful of burger restaurants in San Antonio, and my friends and I agreed that this was the best one. I tried both the Tostada Burger and the Cheddar Cheezy. I think their aged cheddar cheese is excellent and the portion of cheese...More

Thank Allison G
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We've been here at least a half dozen times. The burgers and food taste delicious!!! The restaurant atmosphere and family environment is even better!!! It is definitely worth the visit to enjoy the food and spend time in the comfortable setting!!!

Thank Stewart F
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This place was super busy and the line was long. We had heard so much about it that we definitely wanted to try it. Fact is, it's very average. Burgers are huge but they're very greasy and about half way through, you've sort of had...More

2  Thank danychalhoub
Reviewed 21 September 2017

I tried the tostada burger on the advice of friends. The cheese overwhelmed, melted and "ran over" the burger completely. My burger and every burger eaten by my 3 friends were greasy, "slippery" and could not be consumed by picking up the burger. Knives and...More

1  Thank Gail W
Reviewed 17 September 2017

We love Chris Madrid's and you will too. You order your food at the counter and grab a beeper and a seat while it is quickly made. Knowing it takes longer to prepare chicken, so typically during rush periods, a staffer will walk the line...More

Thank Michele A
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

A friend recommended this place & I'm so glad they did. We walked in, ordered our burgers and in less then 10 min we were feasting on tastey burgers and fries.

Thank Jessica M
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Not like I remembered. This place is legendary in San Antonio, so maybe I just caught them on a bad night. I had 4 out of town friends and raved about the burgers as being the best in town. It was embarrassing. I tried the...More

Thank Bruce P
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a good burger so we followed the reviews and ended of at Chris Madrid's. What we got was a super burger in friendly atmosphere!!!! I did not want a bun on the burger and they gracefully gave me 2 giant lettuce...More

Thank Kim H
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Questions & Answers
Florence H
26 August 2017|
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Response from J W N | Reviewed this property |
You will have to call them to get gift cards. They have a website also. Their phone number is: 210-735-3552.
Yvonne S
14 July 2016|
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Response from Paul B | Reviewed this property |
The answer I would give is to just try and be off peak times. Meaning for lunch you better be there early - before 11:20 and for dinner before 6:30. If you get there at 1pm for lunch or after 7:30 for dinner you should be... More
14 September 2015|
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Response from campi4 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they do. I don't recall that being offered on their menu. But the burgers are so good what about using the lettuce as a wrap?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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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