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Alamo Cafe

14250 San Pedro Ave, San Antonio, TX 78232-4342
+1 210-495-2233
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“tortillas” (119 reviews)
“queso” (48 reviews)
“fajitas” (44 reviews)
Open Now
10:45 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
14250 San Pedro Ave, San Antonio, TX 78232-4342
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love the homemade tortillas they bring every table. I could make a meal out of those. The rest of the food is average. Salsa just tastes like pureed tomatoes. No real flavor. Did not care for the enchiladas. The puffy taco was alright. Service was...More

Thank avshockey
Customer S, General Manager at Alamo Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We're sorry to hear you did not have the best experience recently. Given the chance, we would like to hear more about it. At your earliest convenience, please reach out to us using the contact page on our website. Sincerely, Ryan

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beef enchilada my husband ordered was good, and I'm not usually an enchilada fan. The fish taco I ordered was very fishy tasting (not good) and I had to send it back. Server understood and promptly removed it from our bill. The other taco I...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lived in SA in the late 80's and used to eat at Alamo Cafe often. Great food for a reasonable cost. Was in town with my son and we stopped for dinner. Fajitas are still great, great salsa, tortillas, tea and service. You feel at...More

Thank Gert_Frobe_007
Customer S, General Manager at Alamo Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your continued loyalty over the years! We enjoyed hosting you and your son and hope to see you back in the next time you're in town. Sincerely, Ryan

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went with a large group and the waiter was great. I didn't get his name but he was very good at keeping up with everyone's drinks which a couple people our group are hard to keep up with. He also made every effort to assist...More

Thank Charleen B
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Whenever I come to San Antonio I try to make it to Alamo Cafe. I have been here a number of times over the years and have never been disappointed. Food was excellent, service was excellent and I certainly like the remodeled appearance. What a...More

Thank Bruce G
Customer S, General Manager at Alamo Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Thank you for always making a point to stop into Alamo Cafe over the years- we greatly appreciate your loyalty! We look forward to seeing you in the next time you're in town. Sincerely, Ryan

Reviewed 18 September 2017

I'm reviewing a restaurant. If you follow my posts then you are not surprised. This time it is a Tex-Mex place. The experience all started when I walked in. The hostess was immediately helpful and nice. She gave me a choice on where I wanted...More

Thank Rammgm
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Great place if you're in SA! Tons of great food choices. You have to try this place! We love going here every time we visit.

Thank BThomas92
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

We revisited Alamo Cafe. Still no signs telling customers where handicapped parking is located. It is NOT IN THE FRONT BUT ON THE SIDE NEAR THE BACK. We went inside and ate in the booths in the bar. Looked up at ceiling it Still has...More

Thank Dee H
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Heard about this place for years Very disappointing. Other than the flour tortillas Nothing authentic. Fried beans tasted like they were from a can, chicken Laredo was like eating a piece of wood. My business partner said the puffy tacos were tasteless. Would not revisit...More

Thank L G L
Customer S, General Manager at Alamo Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

We're sorry to hear about your most recent experience. Given the opportunity, we would like to hear more about it privately. At your earliest convenience, please reach out to us via our website's contact page. Sincerely, Ryan

Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We go here every time we are in San Antonio and this time we went twice. My son loves the fajitas. It has a nice atmosphere. Can get loud at busy times.

Thank elisaz950
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:45 AM - 11:00 PM
10:45 AM - 11:00 PM
10:45 AM - 11:00 PM
10:45 AM - 11:00 PM
10:45 AM - 11:00 PM
10:45 AM - 12:00 AM
10:45 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14250 San Pedro Ave, San Antonio, TX 78232-4342
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > Far North Central
  • Neighbourhood: Far North Central
  • Phone Number: +1 210-495-2233
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