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El Jarro De Arturo

13421 San Pedro Ave, San Antonio, TX 78216-2058
+1 210-494-5084
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good21%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (9 reviews)
“enchiladas” (23 reviews)
“tortillas” (15 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
13421 San Pedro Ave, San Antonio, TX 78216-2058
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I were out running errands and remembered this restaurant from the late 1990's and we were delighted to discover that it is still open and serving wonderful food. Since we were there on a Wednesday, we really lucked out because their Wednesday...More

Thank Ralph D W
Reviewed 10 February 2018

I just had the worst restaurant experience of my life at el Jaro de arturo. Def dont recommend going back the smells(clorox and stinky feet), wait staff(pushy impatient loud), food(microwaved and flavorless) and management(with alot of ego) were all horrific. I used to love the...More

1  Thank Susan E
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

This is a traditional style Mexican restaurant serving more traditional or authentic Mexican food with outstanding drinks, service, ambiance and entertainment. The carnitas and beef tenderloin are delicious. We went on Saturday night and the live music was so good and fun they had half...More

Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

I had not been here in many years. But they catered an event and so I went back to try it. The food was good as normal and the servings were hearty. The service was very good too. The only complaint is the smell coming...More

Thank funkikker
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

In order to get the happy hour prices you have to sit in the bar area. They gave us a bistro table that was 32inches by 32 inches. The chairs were about 40 inches wide. There were 4 of us at this small table. Drinks...More

Thank Ray02rodriguez
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

I was anticipating returning to El Jarro as I remember it being very good many years ago. Unfortunately this visit was very disappointing. It took a long time to get seated, and a long time to get a waiter to take our order. Once we...More

Thank Txoccasionaltraveler
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

All I can say is "what a find" From the amazing Salsa and chips to the absolutely delicious Soup on the buffet.The rice and beans were even the best I've had.Dad and I had the buffet ....everything was so delicious.Really great simple food done so...More

Thank beth s
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Ok so I have been going to this restaurant for over 40 years! I average at least once a week here. If you are craving tex-mex or higher end fish or tenderloin dishes they have it and it will be awesome. Their salsas are fresh...More

Thank TAH1963
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has been around a long time and has a loyal following. It is located in the corner of a strip mall. The food is actually very good. The prices might be a bit high for the Tex Mex. If your wallet can afford...More

Thank SMB52
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Bottom Line Up Front.... Fantastic. I had just finished running errands and I was famished. I was cutting through a parking lot towards West Bitters in an effort to hit up a fast food mexican place but the look of this place instantly caught my...More

Thank Stephanlee1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13421 San Pedro Ave, San Antonio, TX 78216-2058
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > Northeast San Antonio
  • Neighbourhood: Northeast San Antonio
  • Phone Number: +1 210-494-5084
  • E-mail
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