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El Jarro De Arturo

13421 San Pedro Ave, San Antonio, TX 78216-2058
+1 210-494-5084
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good21%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (9 reviews)
“enchiladas” (23 reviews)
“tortillas” (15 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
13421 San Pedro Ave, San Antonio, TX 78216-2058
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Reviewed 2 May 2016

Wifey and I have recently moved to San Antonio from Houston. We visited El Jarro de Arturo last Saturday night and had an outstanding dining experience. We have tried several restaurants in San Antonio over the years. This has got to be one of the...More

Thank rsrios101st
Reviewed 1 May 2016

A bit out of the way but well worth the visit. Very, very good Tex Mex and a comfortable atmosphere (especially after the lunch rush and before the evening festivities). Fun in the evening with the same great food, drinks and entertainment. Come with your...More

Thank Patrick R
Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

I love this restaurant. We have been eating at El Jarro for over 30 years and are never disappointed. They have an extensive menu of unique items as well as traditional Tex-Mex dishes. Their lunch buffet is always delicious and abundant. The margaritas are the...More

Thank Bill C
Reviewed 19 March 2016

Our favorite Texas Mexican restaurant. I always order the Chad Lite Special, because I really don't like refried beans. It comes with 2 chicken anticuchos and 2 beef anticuchos, 2 chicken and black bean nachos, guacamole, small salad and pica de gallo. The anticuchos are...More

Thank Dianne T
Reviewed 18 March 2016

I went to El Jarro De Arturo for dinner one evening as my hotel was only a few miles away. I had difficulty in deciding what to have. I was dying for some classic Mexican fare as coming from the East, I was in withdrawal...More

1  Thank PfredIII
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Great food. Great atmosphere. Very friendly waitstaff. Go there for all special occasions. Good food, good atmosphere. A wonderful place to meet friends and family.

Thank Tabetha78216
Reviewed 9 March 2016

El Jarro has become our favorite Mexican Restaurant in San Antonio. Everything we have tried has been delicious. We always go there on the weekends, but discovered that from Monday to Friday that they have a fabulous all you can eat buffet, with a good...More

Thank gibbswp
Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

This is our second trip here while visiting San Antonio the margaritas are delicious, I got the steak fajitas and my husband got the enchiladas which were very good. The salsa and caso dip was really good. Would recommend.

Thank Ashley R
Reviewed 25 February 2016

El Jarro de Arturo has an excellent reputation, but I was disappointed when I ate there. The restaurant is beautifully decorated, the atmosphere is very fun and festive, and our waiter did an excellent job. But despite all these pluses, the food is average at...More

Thank HappyPenny
Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

I have not been to El Jarro in years, but The Court Jesters were playing and a group of friends were going. When I arrived at 6:30, the place was slammed! We had reservations but still had a wait for our table. The hostess, one...More

Thank Deb B
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Response from beth s | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
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
  • E-mail
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