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Cappy's Restaurant

) #20 of 4,049 Restaurants in San Antonio $$ - $$$ American, , Gluten Free Options
5011 Broadway St, San Antonio, TX 78209-5707
+1 210-828-9669
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (45 reviews)
“gumbo” (29 reviews)
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American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
5011 Broadway St, San Antonio, TX 78209-5707
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had not been here in a while but always found it good. It still is. Went with some Houston friends and everyone enjoyed it. Particularly like the lamb, crab cakes, and heights burger. Good portions and the service is amiable and quick. Numerous good salads....More

Thank FairOaks1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I enjoyed a delicious dinner upstairs with excellent service from Jamie. I had the field greens salad with a side of Brussels sprouts. The food was wonderful. I was not very hungry when we ordered but wished that I was once I began the meal....More

Thank astrosfan08
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a terrific brunch at Cappy's. The food was terrific- the portions were huge! I had the bowl of gumbo and it was the right amount of spice and flavor and had a delicious piece of blackened fish served on top. Two people in...More

Thank Tiffanie P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sunday brunch began w great peach mimosas and stayed great w entrees of eggs Benedict, eggs Sardou, a Sunday breakfast of beef tenderloin, eggs and pancakes, and a special sandwich of half lobster tail and LOTS of fries. We all loved the food. Pretty glassed-in...More

Thank car4808
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Menu varies and includes seafood. Every dish for this party of 11 was a hit. We talked about this experience for another day and regret that time did not allow a return trip.

Thank 1debsmith
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Mustang chicken. Everything is very good but order the mustang chicken and fill in the blanks with Deseret or soup. Bang for the buck Cappys is number one

Thank nuggetshow
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Great food and excellent service make this restaurant worth going to, especially if you're in town for vacation or business and you want to avoid the tourist trap that is the River Walk. Outdoor dining will be as nice as Mother Nature provides on the...More

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We recently celebrated our girlfriends birthday with a surf and turf dinner on the patio. We started with the mussels as an appetizer, and although they were smaller in size, they were perfectly cooked in a buttery sauce flavored with lemon and garlic. The dish...More

Thank Gail M
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Cappy's is our favorite place to enjoy brunch whenever we are in town for a visit. The brunch menu is hearty & fabulous. We've always had attentive wait staff so we have come to expect great service. The bread basket is full of delicious petite...More

Thank Melissa B
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Food was amazing! The presentation was beautiful for food! Couldn't take pics as it was a business meal ;). Brussel Sprouts / YUM! Get any desert and you won't be disappointed!

Thank mushroomjar
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Questions & Answers
10 January 2017|
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Response from fencepost | Reviewed this property |
I was there for Sunday brunch wearing a nice blouse and jeans. I don't know what it's like at dinner.
ann l
22 July 2016|
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Response from Barbara P | Reviewed this property |
They have a couple of spots, but they fill up quickly.
12 June 2016|
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Response from Art_L0ver | Reviewed this property |
Children & Grandchildren are evident every visit. Most are well behaved and loving the great food. There is efficient service so the children don't get overly bored or tired waiting to eat. I believe this is a perfect... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
10:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5011 Broadway St, San Antonio, TX 78209-5707
    (Mary D)
  • Public Transportation: VIA bus stop one block away at Broadway/Patterson. Broadway runs north-south from downtown to Loop 4l0.
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > Alamo Heights
  • Neighbourhood: Alamo Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 210-828-9669
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This casual, upscale restaurant offers innovative American cuisine including the freshest seafood from the Gulf of Mexico, Atlantic and Pacific, great steaks from Allen Brothers in Chicago, and regional and seasonal specialties. Daily lunch and dinner specials feature local ingredients whenever possible. The Kobe beef burger can be paired with hand cut French fries, crispy thin onion rings, homemade lemon-pepper potato chip or potato salad. There is an outdoor patio under a canopy of oak trees that's shady and extremely popular with locals and visitors to San Antonio. The brunch offered on Sundays features a menu of classic egg dishes, fire-roasted prime rib, Texas pot roast, jumbo lump crab cake, and top entree salads, chicken and seafood dishes. Cappy's has an ever-changing, dynamic and well-priced wine list, with great choices by the glass or bottle. Full bar.
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