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Lulu's Bakery and Cafe

918 N Main Ave, San Antonio, TX 78212-4729
+1 210-222-9422
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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“cinnamon rolls” (389 reviews)
“queso” (39 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59All hours
American, Cafe, Diner
918 N Main Ave, San Antonio, TX 78212-4729
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Let me start by being honest this place probably wouldn't have been on my radar had it not been for Man vs Food. Thank you Adam Richmond. Our experience started with having a real rough time getting a parking spot. They seem to share a...More

Thank codelode84
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went in and didnt even get acknowledgeduntil 30 minutes and it wasnt busy. Been a long time fan, but it seems like they no longer care about their customers...

Thank gonzo210
Reviewed 1 week ago

As we road trip from Alberta to Texas during the summer, we always look for Diner, Drive In's & Dives or other Food Network featured restaurants to stop in at. When we arrived, the restaurant was about half full. Lots of people came in just...More

Thank Kristi T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Waited over 5 minutes for a server to appear, even though at the time we were there they were certainly NOT busy. Really only went there for the 3lb cinnamon roll. It did not disappoint. The rest of our breakfast was mediocre at best.

Thank davel622016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was initially really excited to eat at the place that is home to the 3lb cinnamon roll. We almost walked out when we saw how unclean it looked in there. The bathroom was very dirty. I ordered the chicken fried steak plate. It was...More

Thank Angie R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So we get here and the waitress informs us that there are no French fries, no ketchup, and no rolls. They expect us to pay full price for incomplete meals??? And my daughter's burger had been cleaned up after they accidentally put mayo. Very unprofessional....More

Thank Kayak K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for lunch. Our server was very sweet and friendly. Food was ok, greasy diner food at best. Nothing memorable. Restaurant was very dirty. Since we were traveling through we didn't get the cinnamon roll, but they looked huge! Wouldn't recommend eating here,...More

Thank mommasunset
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Featured on Man Vs Food. Also in Texas Monthly. This review is based solely on the 3 pound cinnamon rolls (I mean why else is an out of towner coming here) oh and the service. Came here on a weekend and there were tables available....More

Thank wendywaterman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It had been a while since we were here last and what a difference a little time can make. I really wanted chicken fried chicken and we decided to go on a Saturday evening. Big mistake! First, the music was blaring and it seemed to...More

Thank Mercedes6623
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We made a special stop to try the famous cinnamon roll and chicken fried steak . We were wildly disappointed. lets start with the fact there was a 45min wait ( not with it ) that when we arrived line outside the door. because we...More

Thank Carmen L
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5 February 2017|
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Response from Jason D | Reviewed this property |
That's not a customers business to ask when we we are visiting to just eat.
Pam R
6 November 2016|
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Response from Chris-Food-Critic | Reviewed this property |
I think it was $9.00.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 918 N Main Ave, San Antonio, TX 78212-4729
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio
  • Phone Number: +1 210-222-9422
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