U.S. CitiesCity-Data Forum Index
Go Back   City-Data Forum > U.S. Forums > Texas > San Antonio
 [Register]
Please register to participate in our discussions with 1.5 million other members - it's free and quick! Some forums can only be seen by registered members. After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.
Jump to a detailed profile or search
site with Google Custom Search

Search Forums  (Advanced)
Business Search - 14 Million verified businesses
Search for:  near: 
Reply Start New Thread
 
Old 06-15-2008, 01:22 AM
 
122 posts, read 387,720 times
Reputation: 53

Advertisements

This is one of life's unanswerable questions, so let's try and answer it! What is San Antonio's best Mexican restaurant and why?

I always crave Salsalito because of their cold red salsa that's is ooozing cilantro! I also LOVE the green sauce from Mamacita's, but I think their food lacks flavor. One of my new faves is Amorcitos on the access road of 1604. Their Border Enchiladas are great!
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

 
Old 06-15-2008, 01:35 AM
 
Location: Funky Town
15,921 posts, read 4,776,494 times
Reputation: 58454
Amorcitos? on the access road of 1604? Where??? My fave, is Jacala, West Ave., & Hildebrand. Los Palapas, also delivers IMO.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 06-15-2008, 07:58 AM
 
1 posts, read 3,865 times
Reputation: 10
There are many fine Mexican Restrants in SA. My personal favorite is Los Barrios. They are located on Blanco Road at San Angelo Street, 4 blocks south of Basse Road on the NW corner.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 06-15-2008, 08:03 AM
 
Location: San Antonio
394 posts, read 1,058,503 times
Reputation: 236
We've tried a few since our arrival here 3 months ago, but the one that we keep going back to and is my fav Mex I've EVER had is El Chapparel. We go to the one in Helotes on Bandera Rd...just a hop skip and a jump north of 1604. EVERYTHING I've had there is awesome!!!
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 06-15-2008, 08:11 AM
 
736 posts, read 2,469,849 times
Reputation: 556
Oh gosh- this is so hard to answer!! It totally depends, IMO, on what you are in the mood for. Quesadillas? I love the ons at Rio Mambo- nice chunks of white meat chix breast w/ fresh pico de gallo and gooey cheese....
Enchiladas- (hole in the wall type place) Piedras Negras, Breakfast tacos- Taco taco. My husband always orders fajitas, so he's have to chime in for that.
Cool atmosphere- Rosarios
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 06-15-2008, 11:28 AM
Bo Bo won $500 in our forum's Most Engaging Poster Contest - Tenth Edition (Apr-May 2014). 

Over $89,000 in prizes has already been given out to active posters on our forum and additional contests are planned
 
Location: San Antonio
14,651 posts, read 21,658,691 times
Reputation: 9914
I haven't found any that's better than El Mirasol on Blanco Road.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 06-15-2008, 11:35 AM
 
Location: San Antonio North
4,148 posts, read 5,277,526 times
Reputation: 999
Mamacitas on I10
Matomoros on I10
El Tipico on Rigsbey and 410
Normas on 87 outside 410 in Adkins
La Fonda on Main
Cha Chas on Babcock just south of Wirzbach.

Many more they are two many good ones to name them all.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 06-15-2008, 12:45 PM
 
Location: San Antonio (NW)
55 posts, read 109,688 times
Reputation: 24
Dona Maria's on Culebra!!!!
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 06-15-2008, 08:05 PM
 
122 posts, read 387,720 times
Reputation: 53
Quote:
Originally Posted by Sweetie Pie View Post
Amorcitos? on the access road of 1604? Where??? .
Amorcito's is just east of Bitters on the access road. It has been open about 6 months. They have green sauce which is really good. It is a little pricey, but you can get good specials on certain days of the week, and the lunch menu isn't bad. It is owned by a guy who also owns a restaurant in Pasadena called Border Grill. We really enjoy it.

I also agree, Los Barrios and El Chapparal are both worth the trip over!
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 06-15-2008, 08:38 PM
Status: "The blue mat is obsessed with me. Whyyyy??" (set 13 days ago)
 
13,648 posts, read 22,118,453 times
Reputation: 5373
Quote:
Originally Posted by TheGimp View Post
Dona Maria's on Culebra!!!!
Where on Culebra?
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Please register to post and access all features of our very popular forum. It is free and quick. Over $68,000 in prizes has already been given out to active posters on our forum. Additional giveaways are planned.

Detailed information about all U.S. cities, counties, and zip codes on our site: City-data.com.


Reply
Please update this thread with any new information or opinions. This open thread is still read by thousands of people, so we encourage all additional points of view.

Quick Reply
Message:


Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2011 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram

Over $89,000 in prizes was already given out to active posters on our forum and additional giveaways are planned!

Go Back   City-Data Forum > U.S. Forums > Texas > San Antonio

All times are GMT -6.

2005-2014, Advameg, Inc.

City-Data.com - Archive 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25 - Top