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Pico De Gallo

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$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish, Latin
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111 S Leona St, San Antonio, TX 78207-4417
08:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 08:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 08:00 - 00:00
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Canadian, Texas
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61 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

We went on a Friday night since the wait at Mi Tierra was so long. We were seated immediately and the service was great. The prices are reasonable and the food was delicious. I also had the sopapillas which you should definitely try. Don't get deterred by the security guard out by the parking lot. He made us feel safe.

Thank Mare6776
Krum, Texas
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22 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We found out about this place from some locals that were going to lunch.I like to eat where the locals eat.Located a block from Market Square or The Mercado,just a short walk from the beaten path.The place is big with plenty of seating,no wait for dinner on Friday night.I see complaints about the portion size of the chips but they... More 

Thank Danny M
Laredo, Texas
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105 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Been here many times for dinner, however it's time we tried their breakfast. The atmosphere is great and artistic. Love the rich Mexican decor throughout the restaurant. The food was delicious and the prices are average.

Thank MarissaP-EnriqueP
Surprise, Arizona
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161 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Had a group of 20 or 22 people and they seated us promptly upstairs. Rudy (Rodolfo) was our only waiter and he did an excellent job! He worked hard the entire time. Food was quite good - everyone seemed to enjoy their meal. Price including tip was $345 - so about $17 per person. Owners or managers were quite friendly... More 

Thank Duane B
Huntsville, Texas
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328 reviews
235 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016

So, the parking lot was packed but I managed to get in and get seated fairly quickly. And the food was okay, but a bit overpriced for what I got. Two major reasons I won't go back: (a) they give you a small bowl of chips and (b) they seem to put no tequila in the margarita. For the chips,... More 

Thank Tony9876
Victorville, California
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37 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Stopped here after a long day at the Alamo and Riverwalk. We were looking for a place away from the hustle of the tourist crowd. This was not far. Very festive. Good variety on the menu. We even got a song from a mariachi quartet (for a small $).

Thank Ana J
Llano, Texas
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Put this eatery on your bucket list! I lived in San Antonio for many years and this place was a 2 to 3 times a week visit for good food. Moved out of the San Antonio area 19 years ago, visit occasionally. This was our first stop when arriving in San Antonio this trip. Please do yourselves a favor, take... More 

Thank GreenLady22
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37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2016

We always stop here when we are in town. We love the food, and there is usually a Mariachi band walking around. The fajitas are good, as well as the usual Mexican fair such as enchiladas, tamales, and tacos.

Thank t69kennedy
San Antonio, Texas
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2016

We ordered standard TexMex dishes...no real taste...poorly prepared. Surprised to experience this in San Antonio. Not going back anytime soon.

Thank rsrios101st
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60 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Was in the area and stopped by with my mom and husband. Had a breakfast plate and breakfast tacos at our table the barbacoa was good. The manager stopped by and talked with us for a few minutes that was really nice. Our waiter was kind of slow which was disappointing my mom had the same waiter there before and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$30
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish, Latin
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Full Bar, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 S Leona St, San Antonio, TX 78207-4417
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio
  • Phone Number: 12102256060
At Pico de Gallo, our high standards were set over 75 years ago when Pete Cortez, a native of Guadalajara, Jalisco opened his first restaurant, Mi Tierra. In time, popularity of the restaurant grew and a new, more spacious location had to be purchased. Today, our family owns four restaurants - La Margarita, Pico de Gallo, Viva Villa Taqueria and Mi Tierra, and Pete and Cruz's children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren still uphold the same standards that were set years ago. We are still revered as one of the best Mexican food restaurants to visit, and provide a unique cultural ambience that is fun for locals and tourists alike. Conveniently located in the heart of the Alamo city, we invite you to bring your family and friends to experience everything that is Pico de Gallo.

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