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Mama's Cafe

2442 Nacogdoches Rd, San Antonio, TX 78217-6023
+1 210-826-8303
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
American, Cafe
$$ - $$$
2442 Nacogdoches Rd, San Antonio, TX 78217-6023
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Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

Really like the build your own appetizer plate and the smothered steak is amazing. Leeanne and Beverly provided excellent service. Definitely one if my regular places for great food.

Thank Patrick O
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Love the smothered steak. Also all the appetizers, try the sampler plate. $6 Bacardi and coke. $1.75 more to make it a double. Great atmosphere. Too bad that this is the only one left. Wish there were more. The chicken fried steak is good, too....More

Thank Patrick O
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

Arrived in San Antonio for a conference on Sunday morning and decided to try Mama’s Cafe. I big fan of breakfast on Sundays. Great atmosphere, cafe vibe with TX overtones. Old signs, license plates, etc. I was a little unsure about the cinnamon coffee but...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

We ate at Mama's Cafe during our visit to San Antonio and loved it!!! Great food and a very comfortable place. Each table has a juke box and high back wooden Booth. This was an amazing experience.

Thank 884toddp
Reviewed November 9, 2017

Thought we'd try this place out right off the bat for breakfast, very busy and parking was tight. Got inside and liked the atmosphere and motif but it the allure ended there unfortunately. The waiter was young, confused and lacking in general. Food arrived pretty...More

Thank Carl H
Reviewed July 9, 2017 via mobile

We lucked into this place for breakfast on a recent Sunday morning, and were happy we did. When it comes to breakfast, they know what they're doing. My wife loved her cinnamon coffee, and I loved their signature Migas. Service was efficient and pleasant. Cool...More

Thank Jim T
Reviewed May 29, 2017 via mobile

I have been eating at Mama's Cafe for decades. Always a good experience! This evening I had the Grilled Chicken Salad, always great. I really appreciate that they do not put msg (to keep them looking nice) on the veggies, as so many restaurants do....More

Thank melcav57
Reviewed April 19, 2017 via mobile

Fun atmosphere,good food and great margatitas. Enjoying the surrounding company and very clean atmosphere.

Thank Cassandra J
Reviewed April 17, 2017

I'm a native Texan and love my chicken fired steak. Googled the best places in San Antonio to find it. This came up very close to the top of the list, we were a party of 7 and they could seat us immediately so we...More

Thank sage103
Reviewed March 20, 2017

Mama's is another of my regular stops when I'm visiting San Antonio. I just really enjoy the whole Mama's Cafe vibe. Super friendly wait staff delivering excellent service and making you feel right at home. Eggs are cooked perfectly to order and pancakes just melt...More

Thank Michael M
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Roberto R
August 26, 2016|
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Response from Ray C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know the answer. They do serve an excellent breakfast, not sure for how long each day though.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2442 Nacogdoches Rd, San Antonio, TX 78217-6023
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio
  • Phone Number: +1 210-826-8303
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