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The Cove

606 W Cypress St, San Antonio, TX 78212-5001
+1 210-227-2683
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb burger” (43 reviews)
“texas burger” (17 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
606 W Cypress St, San Antonio, TX 78212-5001
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Cove is a super busy low end place for families to dine and have fun. It is more like a bbq than dining. You wait on a long line to order your food. Then you sit at long picnic style benches in a communal...More

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Cove is in an out of the way part of San Antonio near downtown. It is like visiting a neighbors spacious backyard and it is open to children (playground included) and pets. We found the food very good (tried the super nachos and lamb...More

Thank mikempink
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here on the recommendation of a friend, and had a great time. It's mostly outdoor seating with some tables inside in the bar room. The kid play area is great. My preteen had a blast running around with the little kids. I had...More

Thank Cary S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sustainable, organic, local -- great spot for lunch, with a play-yard for kids (a wonderful way to keep our highly-active 16-mo-old grandson busy). We opted for outdoor (covered) seating. Kale Avocado Spinach salad was a generous serving; tacos (fish, shrimp) were great.

Thank LeeG21015
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Causal atmosphere, food & drinks amazing. Live band/ kids playground check calendar for schedule. It states no animals other than service dogs. My advice seek a table, then get in line, usually takes 10 minutes to order - plenty of time to look at the...More

Thank Lori M
Reviewed 3 October 2017

It is a bit expensive for an everyday meal but it has good quality food. Their food is organic and hormone free. They have options for those who eat meat, for vegetarians, AND for vegans. GREAT variety for groups that have people that eat healthy....More

Thank RuthyIsaias
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We went there last weekend with 2 other families. We all have small kids. This restaurant has a nice playground and shaded picnic tables surrounding the playground. They have a water spray system around the playground area which keeps the area fresh specially on a...More

Thank Vivieyra
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

This place is dark and dirty. The food was good, but the floors are sticky, the tables don't get wiped and it's super warm inside despite being air conditioned. Prices are fair. The staff brings your food, but that's it. No one cleans the tables...More

Thank Roseana M
Reviewed 19 September 2017

This was one of the most unique dining experiences we have ever had. Really good food and wonderful social environment. Fits many different dining needs. Date night, family dinner or a meeting... This place has seating for big groups or find an out of the...More

Thank CookeFam5
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Had a great birthday lunch for my 2 year old grandson at The Cove. The outside seating was set up really well with picnic style and lots of fans that kept it very comfortable for a summer afternoon in Texas.There is a nice little gym...More

Thank TimToyota
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Questions & Answers
don k
20 August 2017|
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Response from Sharrone9 | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea about the Sunday menu
21 March 2017|
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Response from PJ G | Reviewed this property |
Yes, and great outdoor seating!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 606 W Cypress St, San Antonio, TX 78212-5001
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio
  • Phone Number: +1 210-227-2683
  • E-mail
Restaurant, serving SOL food. Sustainable, Organic, Local. Texas Beer Garden, with over 50 Texas beers on-tap Live Music venue, featuring local and traveling performers from every genre and oh yeah, a laundromat and car wash. The Cove is all about having a good time and enjoying great food with friends and family. We have a play scape, ping-pong tables, and a basketball backboard for kids of all ages, and a dog run for your four-legged friends. Come find out why this is the place to be in San Antonio!
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