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El Jarro De Arturo

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$$ - $$$
Northeast San Antonio
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13421 San Pedro Ave, San Antonio, TX 78216-2058
+1 210-494-5084
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10:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 10:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:30
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San Antonio, Texas
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The food is amazing. Everything I have ever ordered has been delicious. The margaritas are also very good. It is a family owned business, so everything is prepared with pride. The tortillas are prepared fresh right in the middle of the restaurant. It gets crowded on the weekends. There is a live band on Friday and Saturdays nights. Great place... More 

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Thank Ric R
New Jersey
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60 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

This was a recommendation for us so we tried it. The food was ample but spicy. The margarita was the worst I ever had. They had a live music but disco music in a Mexican restaurant seemed a bit odd to me. Prices were a bit high. The restaurant was crowded and tables were very close to one another.

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Thank 1clifford
San Antonio, Texas
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

We have been coming for so many years. The food is always good and the service is always excellent! We love coming here!

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Thank Joseph F
Buxton, North Carolina
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172 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

For 30 years Friday night has been our historically Mexican night out for food. Being full-time travelers, this means we have sampled Mexican food all across the country. This place is very close to our sisters house, and she recommended it. We were very pleasantly surprised, although it was jam packed , We got seated pretty quickly, the service was... More 

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Thank Bsuttie
Roswell, Georgia
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339 reviews
212 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

The Mexican food is very good. The portions are big and a lot of variety. The Sunday buffet is also very good.

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Thank Barb125
Ft. Worth
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59 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Great selection at the Sunday brunch, omlettes, migas, fresh tortillas and plenty of lunch options as well beef tacos, enchiladas, chicken fajitas as well.....just tremendous food and service...if you wanna live dangerous try the Pancho Villa salsa...

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Thank stunna54
San Antonio, Texas
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189 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

Wonderful place for Mexican food! Margaritas are the best! Service is friendly. Location is easy to find.

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Thank CindyG2015SA
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

The service is excellent and the food is delicious. It is a great combination of bar and restaurant. Arturo's margarita is the best margarita in town. Maria's tortillas, the poblano corn soup, and the fajitas bear special mention. Do not miss this dining experience.

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Thank searcher42
San Antonio, Texas
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

The food here is always excellent. The shishkabob was tremendous and unexpected at a Mexican restaurant. On weekends they have live music and a dance floor that can be lots of fun!

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Thank zeffen333
Corpus Christi, Texas
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308 reviews
216 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

We visited this restaurant during brunch. They had a buffet that was really good with many options to choose from including breakfast dishes. The top shelf margarita was fantastic as well as the salsa. It was really fresh and tasty. Service was awesome.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:30
Saturday
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13421 San Pedro Ave, San Antonio, TX 78216-2058
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > Northeast San Antonio
  • Neighbourhood: Northeast San Antonio
  • Phone Number: +1 210-494-5084

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?