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Cappy's Restaurant

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Alamo Heights
American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
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5011 Broadway St, San Antonio, TX 78209-5707 (Mary D)
+1 210-828-9669
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Today
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 - 15:00
Sun - Sat 17:30 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 14:30
Sat 10:00 - 14:30
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San Antonio, Texas
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101 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent service as always. Celebrating Mothers Day a day early to avoid the crowds. Started with a wedge salad that included a tasty dressing made with Stilton. Me entree was Scottish salmon. The lobster mashed potatoes were so rich. Also accompanied by a corn asparagus succotash. Daughter had the prime rib that she has decided is her new favorite food.

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Thank Dave H
San Antonio, Texas
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111 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I go to Cappy's frequently with a group for brunch but this day a friend and I decided to try dinner. I order mussels everywhere and I finally had a serving of them so big I could not finish them, they were big and tender, however the sauce was not very tasty. I may have eaten too much of the... More 

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Stateline, Nevada
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435 reviews
284 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our friends took us there they really like the place. Service was attentive. My wife ordered the rib eye which she said was cooked properly but chewy. I ordered the pork chop special Big PC but maybe cooked too much. Very dense and not as tender as it should have been. The risotto side was excellent. If you don't like... More 

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Thank sunnski
Astoria, Oregon
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Whenever we visit San Antonio Cappys is on the top of the list for places we want to dine. We love the food, especially their burgers and the bread basket. We love their warm and friendly service and sitting outside when the weather is nice. Love this place.

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Thank Theresa T
Dallas, Texas
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195 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Taking a customer to dinner look at reviews and chose Cappys. Did not disappoint. The bacon wrapped quail was very good. Customer had the tenderloin and devoured it he really enjoyed. I had the striped bass which also devoured cooked just right. Our server was very good and was there when needed and also gave us space. I would repeat... More 

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Thank Harmony5757
San Antonio
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have ate at this restaurant many times. Last night when dining out on the patio, unbeknown to me, the owner Cappy was sitting at the table next to my friend and me. What a delightful man he is. I had my dog with me, that stimulated a conversation about rescue animals and the veterinarians that donate their valuable time... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was outstanding. They also had a wonderful cocktail list with a great wine menu. The service was outstanding and very attentive. If you're in Alamo Heights or not too far away, definitely give this place a try. You will not be disappointed.

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Thank Kenneth C
Leominster, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We celebrated our anniversary with wonderful service, food and topped off with a surprise desert. Parking was convenient and the location is in Alamo Heights that is out of the city, but worth a 10 minuet drive from the Alamo. Strongly suggest you call for reservation as after 6:00 it was very busy.

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Thank Al D
Columbia, South Carolina
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75 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of good to report about Cappy's. I ate here with business colleagues based on a recommendation and the overall experience was excellent, largely due to our outstanding server, Talia-she was great! The menu had many great seafood options. The crab cake, mussels, and seafood stew were terrific. The sticky pudding dessert and the strawberry rhubarb cobbler, also outstanding. Service... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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66 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Delicious Sunday Brunch. This is a family owned restaurant with consistently great food and good service. Indoors or outdoors, the setting is comfortable and welcoming. It's nice to have a place you can dine with confidence in quality food and good service.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 50
Cuisine
American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
Friday
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
Saturday
17:30 - 22:00
10:00 - 14:30
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
Description
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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