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Alamo Cafe

10060 W Interstate 10, San Antonio, TX 78230-2240
+1 210-691-8827
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good26%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“tortillas” (49 reviews)
“queso” (14 reviews)
“fajitas” (19 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
10060 W Interstate 10, San Antonio, TX 78230-2240
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you like fresh off the griddle tortillas this place has some of the best! Went for early dinner and had a chicken salad that was excellent... They bring out chips, salsa, and tortillas before the meal that is so yummy, you have to be...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 3 January 2018

This is a great stop if travelling east through San Antonio on 1-10. It is authentic Mexican food and service is prompt and efficient. I like that there are smaller portions available when travelling - no need for takeaways in the car!

Thank Matob
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Each year after Christmas we are traveling west to Arizona and stop to visit my sisters in Houston and San Antonio. As we leave town in SA, we nearly always request to meet up for one last meal together. December 27th was no different. The...More

Thank Rosie L
Customer S, General Manager at Alamo Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2017

We are thrilled to hear you and your group had an excellent evening! We hope to see you back in the next time you're in town. Sincerely, Greg

Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

The food is almost as good as my grandma’s. Maine our waitress took great care of us and had a beautiful smile. Posted our after picture of food because we couldn’t wait to chow down!

Thank Castro8570
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Don't know why people get excited about this place. My enchiladas were mediocre and my wife's tortilla soup was not tasteful. My sister in laws poblano soup was not any better. Only thing good are the flour tortillas that the have. Will be a while...More

Thank Ray02rodriguez
Nelly M, General Manager at Alamo Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2017

We're so sorry to hear you and your wife did not have the best experience. Given the chance we would like to hear more about it privately. At your earliest convenience, please reach out to us using the contact page on our website. Sincerely, Greg

Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We have been going to Alamo Cafe for years as we love their fresh, handmade flour tortillas and dip them in a bowl of Queso which is the best in San Antonio. We can make a meal off of this with a cold Tetate beer....More

Thank Gerald C
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Love this place; second time I've been here. The service was fantastic, food was the best. Right by the medical center so close to where we stayed. Opened till 11PM during the week, most places were closed at 9PM. Quick, friendly service and the price...More

Thank Marilyn N
Customer S, General Manager at Alamo Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Thank you so much for the kind words! We're happy to hear you were well taken care of and we hope to see you back in soon. Sincerely, Greg

Reviewed 26 September 2017

We moved to Dallas area years ago and still make Alamo Cafe on IH10 a must-return place for dinner on our annual Hill Country visit. We cannot find tortillas or queso in Dallas area worth a dime. My fav is the ranchero chicken with double...More

Thank HapH
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Great place to grab some puffy tacos, chips and queso, and hot and fresh tortillas with butter! Staff was friendly. Way better than river walk and mercado "mexican food" that they slap on a plate feed the tourist that dont know any better.

Thank efam4hou
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

It's a mystery to me why so many people rave about this place. Maybe it's part of their family tradition so they put up with bland food? Well I ordered the chicken fried steak and it came with green beans and potatoes. The chicken fried...More

Thank Gabriela R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:45 AM - 11:00 PM
10:45 AM - 11:00 PM
10:45 AM - 11:00 PM
10:45 AM - 11:00 PM
10:45 AM - 11:00 PM
10:45 AM - 12:00 AM
10:45 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10060 W Interstate 10, San Antonio, TX 78230-2240
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > Northwest Side
  • Neighbourhood: Northwest Side
  • Phone Number: +1 210-691-8827
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