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Tomatillo's Cafe y Cantina

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Uptown Broadway
Mexican, Southwestern
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3210 Broadway St, San Antonio, TX 78209-6721
+1 210-824-3005
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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52 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This local establishment has been around for a while. The open dining area and tables lend to the image. The margaritas were large and not bad. We both had the chimichangas. The one with beef and red sauce was a bit bland while the one with chicken and green sauce was more tasty. Will not be on our list to... More 

Trenton, Kentucky
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60 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went twice in one week. The food was good and can't beat the happy hour and karaoke on Wednesdays. The service was also excellent even during the busy times. Can't wait ti go back!

Thank Devon P
San Antonio, Texas
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46 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Stopped by at Tomatillo's restraunt and Bar to start off a Best friends Birthday bash and had the Chamoy Margarita's these were the Best in the City!! They even had the Chamoy stick!! Loved it!

Thank Amanda G
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71 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Ate here 2 years ago and we were underwhelmed. So last Monday, we were visiting my brother and his wife here in San Antonio, and we were hungry. When they suggested Tomatillos again, we almost declined. We would have been wrong. The Carne Guisada was delicious. So were the Chicken Sour Cream Enchiladas. The menu is huge, so even the... More 

Thank hondo59
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Absolutely love this place! They never fail us! Jackie our waiter was beyond exceptional! Highly recommend this place for great food & fun atmosphere!

Thank Lisa G
Fort Sill
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87 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Love the daily specials, police/fire fighter discount (20%), and fresh tortillas. There is ample seating which can definitely be an issue when eating lunch on Broadway on a weekday. There are several offset rooms to conduct business / office meetings if desired, just coordinate with manager to have dedicated wait staff.

Thank Redleg6
Atlanta, Georgia
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Tomatillo's has been there as long as I can remember and is a "must" when I come back to visit. It did not disappoint either. Food was great, reasonable, and plentiful. Service was good as was the happy hour. It's not on the river so it is away from most the tourists and definitely more of a locals restaurant. Glad... More 

Thank Dalav8r
Fairfax, Virginia
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50 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here upon a recommendation and were not disappointed. Out server, Eric, went out of his way to do many extra things. Had the chicken enchiladas mole and it was very good. This is a family restaurant run by a family who cares, not some rubber stamp Tex-Mex tourist trap. I may not be a native Antonioian but... More 

Thank TravelDude10535
Memphis, Tennessee
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55 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Tomatillo's is a great place farvaway from the touristy soots of San Antonio. Pretty standard menu, but done very well. Great fajitas, queso, and cold beer. Good spot for some good food in a laid back atmosphere.

Thank ilsete
Brenham, Texas
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Food was excellent. Service was good. Definitely would come again. We had queso, beef tacos, spinach quesadillas, tomatillo enchiladas, and a hamburger!

Thank 23chrisa

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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
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3210 Broadway St, San Antonio, TX 78209-6721
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > Uptown Broadway
  • Neighbourhood: Uptown Broadway
  • Phone Number: +1 210-824-3005

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?