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Cerroni's Purple Garlic

1017 Austin Hwy, San Antonio, TX 78209-4729
+1 210-822-2300
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“calzone” (5 reviews)
“sandwich” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1017 Austin Hwy, San Antonio, TX 78209-4729
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've visited many Italian Restaurants and this one by far is my favorite! The service is amazing, the environment is unique and the food is perfect!

Thank emlisa14
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

This is good Italian food for the price. It is one of the friendliest counter-service restaurants I've ever visited. The owner is double-checking everything, so the tea urn is refilled promptly, wine glasses are spotless, and gray-haired locals are greeted by their first name. Everyone...More

Thank Mariah S
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

we stopped for dinner unexpectedly. what a wonderful place. food was delicious, fresh and authentic. food was delivered hot and not long wait. we will be back. atmosphere friendly.

Thank Silvia M
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Our food was amazing! So happy we stopped here, will definitely come back!!! Very casual atmosphere, large patio area as well. Everyone in the restaurant was so friendly and helpful. Did I mention the food was super delicious!?! I had a Gorgonzola cream sauce, which...More

Thank Laura W
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Good play area for the kids however parents don't watch their own kids at all. There are no rules Super nice people work here but the food was not something to brag about. Dry bland sandwich. Hard to order standing in line. Cute place. Not...More

Thank Kathy B
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Great casual Italian restaurant. You order up front, and they bring the food to your table when ready. I had the gluten free make your own pasta. Great selections of pasta and vegetables. I had the butter/garlic sauce! Yum!!!!

Thank Sheri S
Reviewed 13 January 2017

We had read so many positive comments about the food so we decided to give it a try. We ordered a Large 16" Supreme Pizza ( $20) and a mini salad along wit drinks. The atmosphere is OK and the service is awesome. From the...More

Thank Shawn D
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Had dinner here tonight with friends that highly recommended this restaurant. I had their Italian sausage sub which was very good the bread was homemade and Italian sausage was awesome just enough cheese peppers and onions hand saws to make it work the ultimate price...More

Thank Tim P
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Food was amazing! Best Italian I have had in awhile. I did the create your own pasta. The bread they bring you with your meal is homemade and melts in your mouth!

Thank Jaclyn S
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Purple Garlic is a great neighborhood Italian restaurant. The atmosphere is friendly and casual. I love their gluten free pizza, but their calzones, pastas and other dishes are amazing too (verified by my friends and family.) You can't miss a good meal here.

Thank Missy A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1017 Austin Hwy, San Antonio, TX 78209-4729
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio
  • Phone Number: +1 210-822-2300
  • E-mail
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