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El Jarro De Arturo

13421 San Pedro Ave, San Antonio, TX 78216-2058
+1 210-494-5084
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good23%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (8 reviews)
“enchiladas” (23 reviews)
“anticuchos” (4 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
13421 San Pedro Ave, San Antonio, TX 78216-2058
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11 - 20 of 165 reviews

Reviewed 27 January 2017

We met friends here on a Friday night while visiting San Antonio. What a fantastic little spot! We didn't order food, but what we saw (on other tables) looked tasty. Bar service was very good, our drinks were excellent, and the atmosphere was phenomenal. Tremendous...More

Thank LtColRiley
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Mexican restaurants are a dime a dozen in San Antonio but El Jarro is a fine dining alternative to the many generic rice and bean dives. The chicken enchiladas are great and the chips tasted homemade. Our waiter was very knowledgeable and made some great...More

Thank thehappywayfarer
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Food is good except for the chips and salsa. The chips are thick and not crispy and the salsa is watery. The waiter was snooty and acted like he was doing us a favor by stopping by our table. Never offered any beverage other than...More

Thank christmaskit
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Have been coming here for years. Now only one time a year when we are back in town. Some of it is just nostalgia but we have many fond memories. The enchiladas and the soups are great!

Thank Drslowens
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Not sure how to describe this "Mexican" restaurant. The only place to compare is Hugo's in Houston. In a word,El Jarro is outstanding. It is soooo nice in many respects. The service is impeccable. The menu is excellent. And the make a mean margarita. I...More

Thank BRHoover
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The food is amazing. Everything I have ever ordered has been delicious. The margaritas are also very good. It is a family owned business, so everything is prepared with pride. The tortillas are prepared fresh right in the middle of the restaurant. It gets crowded...More

Thank Ric R
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

This was a recommendation for us so we tried it. The food was ample but spicy. The margarita was the worst I ever had. They had a live music but disco music in a Mexican restaurant seemed a bit odd to me. Prices were a...More

Thank 1clifford
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

We have been coming for so many years. The food is always good and the service is always excellent! We love coming here!

Thank Joseph F
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

For 30 years Friday night has been our historically Mexican night out for food. Being full-time travelers, this means we have sampled Mexican food all across the country. This place is very close to our sisters house, and she recommended it. We were very pleasantly...More

Thank Bsuttie
Reviewed 20 September 2016

The Mexican food is very good. The portions are big and a lot of variety. The Sunday buffet is also very good.

Thank Barb125
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13421 San Pedro Ave, San Antonio, TX 78216-2058
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > Northeast San Antonio
  • Neighbourhood: Northeast San Antonio
  • Phone Number: +1 210-494-5084
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