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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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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“carrot cake” (14 reviews)
“prime rib” (12 reviews)
“french dip” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
255 E Basse Rd Ste 1300, San Antonio, TX 78209-8339
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1 - 10 of 137 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We come here frequently, and the food is always excellent. Generally the service is also great, but not tonight. We had a server who was surly and condescending from start to finish. Guess she was just having a bad day, but she managed to ruin...More

Thank DHC1124
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I chose this restaurant because of the reviews we read on Trip Advisor. We were not disappointed! The restaurant is clean has a relaxing atmosphere. Our server, "Melanee " did an excellent job. We both had the prime rib; it was "...More

Thank Crystal C
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We have gotten into a routine that our Sunday evenings are planned so that we are returning home by way of the J. Alexander's restaurant. We love the fire-grilled artichoke hearts as an appetizer. And the remoulade sauce is to dip the artichokes in is...More

Thank FilSpangler
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Love this place ... gets slammed often but walked right in at 1745 for two... Patio and bar seating full ... only down fall ... ordered ribeye medium rare ... came out medium on one end to medium well on other end ... washed it...More

Thank Jim K
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

We eat at J. Alexander's at least once a week and it's always a quality meal and drink experience but one suggestion on this Sunday night...the Grey Goose Cosmo should be a Grey Goose Cosmo not Grey Goose Pinnacle for $12.00. The extra pink cosmo...More

Thank TinamarieSA
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

This visit rates just ok. They have just one Rose wine on their list and they were out of it, Spring Break, St Pat's Day, and early on a Friday? Trout comes with rice, btw. Had I known I would not have subbed a potato...More

Thank christmaskit
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Be alert if you plan to take someone who is very elderly to this noisy place. They setup two round tables to accommodate 7 adults and two children. How awkward for everyone to have to lean around to talk to each other. The food was...More

Thank blackpi2016
Reviewed 7 March 2017

The service, food and drinks are incredible. This is the best all around restaurant in the City. My wife and I go here at least once a week.

Thank 880koyt
Reviewed 24 February 2017

I'm new to J Alexander. It's been here in San Antonio for many years. I have just now discovered it and love their Chicken Pasta Soup. Chicken, plump sugar snap peas and penne pasta floating in a rich and creamy soup stock all seasoned with...More

Thank Cynthia J
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

This is the ultimate place to go i would die if i didn't have this the service is the best and they literally have everything my favorite is the turkey club you must try it if you go here or there french dip is amazing...More

Thank Gabereviews
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
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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