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Paloma Blanca Mexican Restaurant & Catering

$$ - $$$Mexican, , Latin
5800 Broadway St, San Antonio, TX 78209-5265
+1 210-822-6151
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (67 reviews)
“guacamole” (30 reviews)
“pozole” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
5800 Broadway St, San Antonio, TX 78209-5265
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1 - 10 of 254 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My family and I were visiting from Chicago and asked a local resident for suggestions to a good Mexican restaurant and their first recommendation was Paloma Blanca. As we arrived, we noticed the stunning decorations and woodwork which looked very nice. So nice that we...More

Thank DvsMrlo
Reviewed 3 days ago

Love eating here. Such great service and food is always delicious. Try the guacamole molajete prpared at your table. My 5 year old grandson's favorite dish. Love the carne asada tampiquena and the fish tacos prepared with tilapia, a seafood lover favorite. Great margaritas.

Thank Harlan H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This Mexican (NOT Tex-Mex) restaurant service cuisine from Central and Coastal Mexico. The chips and dip that start the meal are served hot and with two salsas-one mild and one smoky/spicy. The pizole soup is a thin broth with chunks of tender pork and hominy....More

Thank J L
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Went to Paloma Blanca for the lunch for the SA Restaurant. The price of $10 for a three course meal was a GREAT value. I received the Sopa Azteca, grilled tilapia with side salad and rice, and ended with coffee flan. The soap was ok,...More

Thank Tiffany J
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

We met friends here on a Friday. The food was good and the server was friendly. The reason for the "average" rating is the kitchen (we're assuming the order was placed correctly). Our friend's daughter asked for a chicken quesadilla on a flour tortilla. It...More

Thank BobMcM
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Food was pretty good as usual. However, after we were seated nobody came for several minutes while three tables seated after us already had chips and drink orders. We finally got an order but had to go get our own drink from the bar. Our...More

Thank Dee M
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Happy to travel a bit away from the Riverwalk area to dine at Paloma Blanca. Fine Mexican fare, elegant setting, top notch service.

Thank Springtraveler06
Reviewed 3 July 2017

In our hunt to always find the best and live like a local, we drove north of downtown to Alamo Heights to find this amazing restaurant! We usually find a new restaurant to try in Alamo Heights each time we stop over in San Antonio...More

Thank pvilletraveler
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

The very best Enchiladas in San Antonio Moderately priced Great service. Should be in the top 20 restaurants of San Antonio. Upscale local crowd at this one. A nice place. Make sure to order the Tres Leches Cake to experience Mexican Food Heaven.

Thank Rico E
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Seven years ago, I came here and found the place high on price and low on taste. A week ago I went back, and what a difference. Paloma Blanca's house margaritas are easily the best I've had in San Antonio, and that's no small field...More

Thank Yoshi99
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5800 Broadway St, San Antonio, TX 78209-5265
    (Austin Highway)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > Alamo Heights
  • Neighbourhood: Alamo Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 210-822-6151
  • E-mail
Description
Since 1997, Paloma Blanca Mexican Cuisine has become well-known for offering much more than traditional "Tex-Mex" fare. Tempting offerings include items as varied as grilled snapper, enchiladas verdes, pozole soup, hand made flautas and tacos al pastor. For margaritas by a cool fountain, a relaxing dinner on the terrace or appetizers in our hacienda-style dining rooms, Paloma Blanca invites you to enjoy our autentico brand of Mexican cuisine and hospitality.
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