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J Alexander's Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Uptown Broadway
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255 E Basse Rd Ste 1300, San Antonio, TX 78209-8339
+1 210-824-0275
Today
11:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We went to dinner the 4 of us had different items all were excellent. Crab cakes,salmon, ahi, and prime rib. We had excellent service. Will definitely come back next time in town.

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Thank Sandy R
Crestview, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good service. Steaks and tuna steak were all done to perfection. Smashed potatoes were tasty but the mound was excessively large! Wine selection by the glass is small, but very reasonably priced.

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Thank kmsmolen
san antonio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of our favorite San Antonio restaurants. The menu is small but they always have daily menu additions and everything they prepare is well executed. The kitchen and grill area are open so you can see the effort they put into everything they prepare. This is one of a handful of places in San Antonio that uses real... More 

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Thank P1122XJmikes
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

Everything was just right. The ambiance, the waiter with his great humour, the drinks and the meal made it a perfect dinner with friends.Will definitely be returning when passing through again.

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Thank KarinEmma
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Came here for my daughters Birthday dinner. Very welcomed.The french dip sliced prime rib sandwich is very tasty. The carrot cake was just perfect.

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Thank Dolores M
San Antonio, Texas
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67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Went with some friends for dinner on a Saturday. Had the smoked salmon dip $14, Grilled Scottish salmon with Orzo and wild rice $27, and heirloom carrots $5. Pecan encrusted trout with coleslaw $25. Grilled pork tenderloin with loaded baked potato $22. Two bottles of wine $60. My first time here but my friends come a few times a year.... More 

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Thank Grant H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

From the hostess to the table your experience here will far exceed your expectations. With a vast menu choice there is something for even the hardest palette. The ambience lends itself to fine dining but the chatter around you is like being at your local spot.

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Thank Joshua C
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

A family-friendly restaurant that seems busy all time. It’s very loud, so if you want a quiet conversation, you’d have to go elsewhere. The lighting is very low, which is fine once you get to your seat (table or booth), but my husband and I each took one of my mother-in-law’s arms to make sure she wouldn’t fall on the... More 

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Thank TravelingFan22
San Antonio, Texas
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

The drinks and the food menu are delicious. Bar staff are very attentive.The beets as a side dish are outstanding

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Thank Denise M
San Antonio, Texas
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181 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

This dish is consistently great. Atmosphere is perfect for business meetings. Service is also very good.

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Thank Capt_Wyatt

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?