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J Alexander's Restaurant

255 E Basse Rd Ste 1300, San Antonio, TX 78209-8339
+1 210-824-0275
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“carrot cake” (16 reviews)
“prime rib” (14 reviews)
“french dip” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
255 E Basse Rd Ste 1300, San Antonio, TX 78209-8339
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1 - 10 of 146 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for late lunch with another couple: all 4 meals were well nicely presented and delicious. I was impressed that the fish of the day was hake - my favorite and not often seen. Preparation was perfect, serving sizes generous, service excellent.

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here to celebrate a milestone last night and really enjoyed it. I had the prime rib and my husband had the rotisserie chicken. I enjoyed my steak very much and I thought the price was reasonable. The chicken had way too much pepper...More

Thank Karen G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice restaurant in the quarry area. It’s consistently good and is always filled and therefore reservations are really recommended. They made a few mistakes with our order but nothing major by bringing the wrong beers but otherwise the food was good and the attention was...More

Thank Clevlander
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Atmosphere was lovely, wait staff very pleasant and efficient, food excellent and presentation superb. We were going to the theater after our meal so they made sure we got our food in a timely manner. Two minor glitches were fixed immediately and cheerfully: a misunderstanding...More

Thank SAElle
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Love this place even though a franchise. One of the best overall places to dine in "tourist town" San Antonio for quality, atmosphere, and service.

Thank Robert Bob G
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Loved the Cypress Salad with cilantro dressing instead of ranch. We dined here for an upscale business lunch. The service was fast and overall good experience. Loved the Cypress Salad with fried chicken. It was fresh and so tasty: big chunks of avocado, ripe red...More

Thank Cregan8256
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This place is always busy, particularly at lunchtime. They do take reservations but without one, you should plan on arriving no later than 11:45 or coming later during the lunch hour. The menu is varied enough that everyone should find something they will enjoy. Service...More

Thank doxiefoster
Reviewed 15 September 2017

One of my favorite restaurants is J Alexanders in my home city. This is the first time I have been to another outpost of this upscale chain elsewhere. I was not disappointed at all. There are some other reviews I just read which are less...More

Thank finesilver
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

I don't know what happened . This place used to be one of my favorites . I went here on Monday September 11 ,2017. The hostess & my waiter were both very lovely & kind . I sat outside with a friend . I ordered...More

Thank lalalala41
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

This steak remains a classic at J Alexander's--love smashed potatoes too. Salad dressings are good as well. A hidden secret: fresh sourdough bread. BUT you must ask for it -- the waitstaff doesn't offer it to you!

Thank MaryBrentMarks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 255 E Basse Rd Ste 1300, San Antonio, TX 78209-8339
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > Uptown Broadway
  • Neighbourhood: Uptown Broadway
  • Phone Number: +1 210-824-0275
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