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Rosario’s Mexican Cafe Y Cantina

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910 S Alamo St, San Antonio, TX 78205
+1 210-223-1806
11:00 - 23:00
Closed now
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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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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a wonderful business dinner at Rosario's in downtown San Antonio. The service and drinks at the bar and restaurant were very good. Food was above average and their menu was able to accommodate vegetarians. Our server was attentive and knowledgeable. We really had a great experience.

Thank Chad C
San Jose, Costa Rica
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We went on a family trip to San Antonio and stayed in an apartment in the King William District me this was right down the street. We were a group of 5 adults, one child and a baby. It was a crowded night, but the restaurant has tons of seating and we waited less than 10 minutes. Our waiter was... More 

Thank 27emily
Cologne, Germany
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The food, drinks, service, and atmosphere were all fantastic. I'd recommend it to anyone and happily return here.

Thank ldvanberkel
Houston, Texas
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have been coming here for years & had great experiences. Unfortunately, this was an off year? or night? We ordered drinks & queso to start. It took our waiter forever to bring us our drinks & than he added they were out of queso! What mexican restaurant runs out of queso? So we ordered another appetizer but the service... More 

Thank jacki0w
Houston, Texas
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Always enjoy Rosarios. The food is consistently good and the service is friendly and helpful. I especially enjoy the posole. Though not on the riverwalk, it is a pleasant walk from the hotel district. I have been here for lunch and dinner, alone and with big groups. The service is alway accommodating.

Thank nbyrdb
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Food is good but way too noisy for conversation with friends. Like the salsa. Parking is difficult as it is a very busy place usually. Overrated by others, in my opinion.

Thank cerrycel
State College, Pennsylvania
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155 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here 6 years ago when we were in SA and we fell in love with the food, especially the salsa. We had to return and it did not disappoint. My husband craves the salsa and the fresh margaritas. The food was authentic and very filling. You need to stop and have a try.

Thank Cruisingrace
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Shrimp tacos, oh my gosh, to die for! Chips were warm and crisp, salsa fabulous, and our server, Jose, was truly on top of his game! Love this place! We will definitely return!!

Thank Mary P
Phoenix, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice atmosphere and festive.... Only downfall was the walk to find the restroom, so glad I was sober! LOL They had a great trio playing music. Food we had fajitas at the reception in the banquet side it was good.

Thank Lovey602
Dallas, Texas
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106 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been coming to Rosario's since my law school days in the '80's when it was a new and not well-known little spot. This was the first time I'd taken my husband and it had been some years since I'd been in town, so I had my fingers crossed it would still be as good. Wish granted! Happy hour frozen... More 

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RosariosMgr, Manager at Rosario’s Mexican Cafe Y Cantina, responded to this review

Hi! I am so glad to hear your experience lived up to the your past experiences here. Probably in the old location too. Hopefully we will become one of your regular dining spots once again. Thank you! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Bar, Mexican, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats
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: 910 S Alamo St, San Antonio, TX 78205
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio
  • Phone Number: +1 210-223-1806
Rosario's Mexican Cafe y Cantina serves up traditional South-of-the Border specialties in a contemporary setting. It has consistently been voted Best Mexican Restaurant in San Antonio by local food critics. Come see us soon!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?