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Cerroni's Purple Garlic

1017 Austin Hwy, San Antonio, TX 78209-4729
+1 210-822-2300
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“calzone” (5 reviews)
“sandwich” (7 reviews)
Opens in 30 min
All hours
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
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1017 Austin Hwy, San Antonio, TX 78209-4729
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Reviews (66)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Just went with my little family for the first time yesterday, for a late lunch. Since it was a Monday, it was slow, but we were impressed with this local Italian joint. Yes, it's a different set-up, where you sit, look at the menu and...More

Thank amaretto01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have had great luck with Italian restaurants in San Antonio! Who would have thought, huh? Tried this place on our last visit and we consider ourselves lucky that we stumbled on this great place. Everything was excellent. The fettucine alfredo with mushrooms was probably...More

Thank frank396
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found this place during a trip to SA and SeaWorld. Love Italian and they did not disappoint. the lasagna was so good even my 3 y/o grandson loved it and he doesn't eat much meat. Their service was exceptional and dessert...oh my! I suggest...More

Thank wewantotravel
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

I've visited many Italian Restaurants and this one by far is my favorite! The service is amazing, the environment is unique and the food is perfect!

Thank emlisa14
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

This is good Italian food for the price. It is one of the friendliest counter-service restaurants I've ever visited. The owner is double-checking everything, so the tea urn is refilled promptly, wine glasses are spotless, and gray-haired locals are greeted by their first name. Everyone...More

Thank Mariah S
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

we stopped for dinner unexpectedly. what a wonderful place. food was delicious, fresh and authentic. food was delivered hot and not long wait. we will be back. atmosphere friendly.

Thank Silvia M
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Our food was amazing! So happy we stopped here, will definitely come back!!! Very casual atmosphere, large patio area as well. Everyone in the restaurant was so friendly and helpful. Did I mention the food was super delicious!?! I had a Gorgonzola cream sauce, which...More

Thank Laura W
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Good play area for the kids however parents don't watch their own kids at all. There are no rules Super nice people work here but the food was not something to brag about. Dry bland sandwich. Hard to order standing in line. Cute place. Not...More

Thank Kathy B
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Great casual Italian restaurant. You order up front, and they bring the food to your table when ready. I had the gluten free make your own pasta. Great selections of pasta and vegetables. I had the butter/garlic sauce! Yum!!!!

Thank Sheri S
Reviewed 14 January 2017

We had read so many positive comments about the food so we decided to give it a try. We ordered a Large 16" Supreme Pizza ( $20) and a mini salad along wit drinks. The atmosphere is OK and the service is awesome. From the...More

Thank Shawn D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1017 Austin Hwy, San Antonio, TX 78209-4729
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio
  • Phone Number: +1 210-822-2300
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