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J Alexander's Restaurant

255 E Basse Rd Ste 1300, San Antonio, TX 78209-8339
+1 210-824-0275
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“carrot cake” (16 reviews)
“prime rib” (16 reviews)
“french dip” (9 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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255 E Basse Rd Ste 1300, San Antonio, TX 78209-8339
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best red beans and rice I have ever had! Love their crab cakes too! Really good Caesar salad was well.

Thank Dd S
Reviewed 10 September 2018

I was looking for a place to have a glass of wine and a good meal by myself and this fit the bill. The service at the bar was excellent and the staff was attentive to everything I needed. I was comfortable and had the...More

Thank fishpictures
Reviewed 5 September 2018

We visited on a Thursday evening around 7:45 PM but despite most of the tables being full we were whisked to a booth immediately. Very soon the pleasant server arrived and took our order for drinks, appetizer and entrees. In most restaurants, there is a...More

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 20 August 2018

We chose J Alexander's in San Antonio at random. We were picking up our kids at the SA airport from a trip and the drive from our home is almost 4hrs. So we planned our trip to be able to stop for lunch before going...More

Thank JVAuditMom
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Returned last night with my wife and grandson to J Alexander's for what was essentially a reprise of a visit last year about this time. The big change was my wife's order of the French Dip instead of the Barbecue Baby Back Ribs and both...More

1  Thank Buc-ee10
Reviewed 16 June 2018

Stopped in at J Alexander's restaurant for a quick bit before a flight out of San Antonio. Upon entering the restaurant I was greeted by a very friendly employee and I was seated quickly. My server met me at my table within minutes and shortly...More

1  Thank DrMarc9491
Reviewed 6 June 2018

Very nice decor and atmosphere and super service, great menu , wid evariety of great food --open air kitchen, good bar --- food is excellent in the Quarry.

Thank manos6232
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Very nice place and location but a little pricey though understandable due to location. Staff was great but $14 for a burger was a little steep, good though. Even cooked differently as we split, medium-rare and well-done so guess you get what you pay for....More

Thank jbaum64
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

I had a business lunch at J Alexander. Very good good. We had the deviled eggs, fried hake sandwich and some salads. The fried fish Sammy was excellent. The fish was perfect and the remoulade sauce was very good. Deviled eggs with bacon bits are...More

Thank grenny1968
Reviewed 25 May 2018

I have eaten several times here and try to visit during "off hours" because they get busy at noon and after 5:00... parking becomes difficult and waiters rushed. Food is excellent, staff personable, most prices reasonable.

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Nichole P
2 June 2018|
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Response from David E | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I believe they can accommodate a larger group, but do not know how large a group you have in mind in order to know exactly how large you have mind. I recommend a reservation anytime to visit this restaurant.
2 December 2017|
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Response from Karen G | Reviewed this property |
I believe they do.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 255 E Basse Rd Ste 1300, San Antonio, TX 78209-8339
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > Uptown Broadway
  • Neighbourhood: Uptown Broadway
  • Phone Number: +1 210-824-0275
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