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Cappy's Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, , Vegetarian Friendly
5011 Broadway St, San Antonio, TX 78209-5707
+1 210-828-9669
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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5011 Broadway St, San Antonio, TX 78209-5707
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We ate here while on vacation in San Antonio, the service was good, the food was good. Overall, I would recommend this place to anyone who is in the area.

Thank redneck2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cappy’s is full of locals on a Sunday evening when the doors first open. The setting is great and we’re always delighted with the entrees. The simple fried shrimp and savory veggies are perfectly cooked and nicely portioned. Start (or finish) with the chocolate martini!

Thank KerrvilleKirk
Reviewed 1 week ago

During our first visit to San Antonio we were directed to Cappy's for a fine dining experience. It was a fine experience. Service by Joseph was exceptional. The wine list is very good. The meal was sumptuous and flavorful. We recommend Cappy's as a fine...More

Thank UpstateExplorer
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Cappy's is am excellent restaurant. The food is aways well prepared. The crab cakes are the best around well seasoned and full of crab. The fried shrimp and oysters are prepared with a light batter and are so yummy. Their steaks are an excellent choice...More

Thank Holly O
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Looking for something light to eat late one Saturday evening. We went to Cappy's and it went just fine. We ordered the Margherita Pizza which was great. I had an Alamo beer which I liked a lot. For dessert my wife and I shared a...More

Thank Alamills
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Went there for dinner last night. Food was great actually. Shrimp nachos were delightful and gumbo was also great. Initially sat on the deck but was eaten alive by no see-ums. Bug juice did not deter any of them!

Thank Brad R
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Cappy's is certainly an instituition with San Antonio natives and won't dissappoint. I had a delicious kale salad with grilled salmon. I nevver order Salmon anywhere except here because it is so fresh and delicious. Their daily specials are so amazing and never disappoint they...More

Thank Suzy O
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and our two kids (both under 8) had a wonderful lunch at Cappys this weekend after a trip to the zoo. There isn't a children's menu but ours shared a pizza and crepe (both were delicious!) The servers were all friendly and the...More

Thank JenandBenHan
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Showed up on a friday night after traveling all day with the fam. There was a decent wait, about 30 min for a 5 top. We were not dressed to impress...mostly bumming around house clothes, but we were not turned away. Alex and the bar...More

Thank Colby R
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Good food, poor bar service and excuse was too many people (restaurant is popular). Beet salad was miss labeled. There were no beets unless you consider 6-8 1/4 inch squares of beets a beet salad. They should go to Fredrick's to see a real beet...More

Thank Scott P
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1 December 2017|
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10 January 2017|
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Response from fencepost | Reviewed this property |
I was there for Sunday brunch wearing a nice blouse and jeans. I don't know what it's like at dinner.
ann l
22 July 2016|
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Response from Barbara P | Reviewed this property |
They have a couple of spots, but they fill up quickly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5011 Broadway St, San Antonio, TX 78209-5707
    (Mary D)
  • Public Transportation: VIA bus stop one block away at Broadway/Patterson. Broadway runs north-south from downtown to Loop 4l0.
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > Alamo Heights
  • Neighbourhood: Alamo Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 210-828-9669
  • E-mail
This casual, upscale restaurant offers innovative American cuisine including the freshest seafood from the Gulf of Mexico, Atlantic and Pacific, great steaks from Allen Brothers in Chicago, and regional and seasonal specialties. Daily lunch and dinner specials feature local ingredients whenever possible. The Kobe beef burger can be paired with hand cut French fries, crispy thin onion rings, homemade lemon-pepper potato chip or potato salad. There is an outdoor patio under a canopy of oak trees that's shady and extremely popular with locals and visitors to San Antonio. The brunch offered on Sundays features a menu of classic egg dishes, fire-roasted prime rib, Texas pot roast, jumbo lump crab cake, and top entree salads, chicken and seafood dishes. Cappy's has an ever-changing, dynamic and well-priced wine list, with great choices by the glass or bottle. Full bar.
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