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Cerroni's Purple Garlic

1017 Austin Hwy, San Antonio, TX 78209-4729
+1 210-822-2300
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1017 Austin Hwy, San Antonio, TX 78209-4729
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Reviewed 6 August 2017

I had the incredible Pasta Formaggi on spaghetti and it WAS incredible. Sometimes the gongonzola can be too overpowering in this dish, but they served it up fantastic. Actually the best I have ever had. Mary had the Chicken Saute with penne. She liked it...More

Thank dharmabumster
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Just went with my little family for the first time yesterday, for a late lunch. Since it was a Monday, it was slow, but we were impressed with this local Italian joint. Yes, it's a different set-up, where you sit, look at the menu and...More

Thank amaretto01
Reviewed 8 July 2017

We have had great luck with Italian restaurants in San Antonio! Who would have thought, huh? Tried this place on our last visit and we consider ourselves lucky that we stumbled on this great place. Everything was excellent. The fettucine alfredo with mushrooms was probably...More

Thank frank396
Reviewed 2 July 2017

We found this place during a trip to SA and SeaWorld. Love Italian and they did not disappoint. the lasagna was so good even my 3 y/o grandson loved it and he doesn't eat much meat. Their service was exceptional and dessert...oh my! I suggest...More

Thank wewantotravel
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

I've visited many Italian Restaurants and this one by far is my favorite! The service is amazing, the environment is unique and the food is perfect!

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Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

This is good Italian food for the price. It is one of the friendliest counter-service restaurants I've ever visited. The owner is double-checking everything, so the tea urn is refilled promptly, wine glasses are spotless, and gray-haired locals are greeted by their first name. Everyone...More

Thank Mariah S
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

we stopped for dinner unexpectedly. what a wonderful place. food was delicious, fresh and authentic. food was delivered hot and not long wait. we will be back. atmosphere friendly.

Thank Silvia M
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Our food was amazing! So happy we stopped here, will definitely come back!!! Very casual atmosphere, large patio area as well. Everyone in the restaurant was so friendly and helpful. Did I mention the food was super delicious!?! I had a Gorgonzola cream sauce, which...More

Thank Laura W
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Good play area for the kids however parents don't watch their own kids at all. There are no rules Super nice people work here but the food was not something to brag about. Dry bland sandwich. Hard to order standing in line. Cute place. Not...More

Thank Kathy B
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Great casual Italian restaurant. You order up front, and they bring the food to your table when ready. I had the gluten free make your own pasta. Great selections of pasta and vegetables. I had the butter/garlic sauce! Yum!!!!

Thank Sheri S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1017 Austin Hwy, San Antonio, TX 78209-4729
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio
  • Phone Number: +1 210-822-2300
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