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This urban wine inspired restaurant is located in the heart of San Antonio just 5 miles north of the River walk, and minutes south of the airport. Highway 29 that runs through Napa Valley inspired the restaurant’s name. The oversized patio with water fountain creates the perfect atmosphere to enjoy wine and appetizers or a four-course dinner. The bar and lounge area offers a trendy, stylish, urban setting for serious wine drinkers to sit back and enjoy a “Road Trip”. All road trips arrive with “wine itineraries” (tasting notes) for the “traveler” to refer to as they are sipping each glass. We specialize in wine country cuisine; Executive Chef Stefan Bowers has created an eclectic menu & makes seasonal changes to showcase fresh fruits, vegetables, and meats.
2tarts Bakery & Catering is located in historical downtown New Braunfels, TX. This scratch bakery offers a wide verity of desserts including buttery tarts to gourmet wedding cakes. Come down and enjoy our late night hours or stop by and pick up your specialty order. Owned, operated, and made with love by Sisters April & Ashley.
Achiote's pan-Latino menu promises more than it delivers, but the roast pork with yellow rice is succulent and the homey rice pudding satisfying. Terrace seating on the River Walk is pleasant. -- Ron Bechtol (08/08)
Award-winning Mediterranean-Lebanese-American franchise offering falaffel, fresh soups daily, hummos, baba, salads, shiskebobs, rolled pitas, large selection of vegetarian menu.
Beautiful garden setting with peacocks and Asain phesants roaming the grounds. Diverse menu apealing to all tastes with an array of desserts and specialty drinks.
Artpace is San Antonio’s most contemporary arts institution; a combination art lab and community center where something unusual and creative is almost always going on. Founded by the late artist-philanthropist Linda Pace in 1995, Artpace provides residency fellowships for Texas, out-of-state, and international art stars, exhibits hot contemporary work, and performs community outreach and education. Check out its kid-friendly fests such as October’s annual Chalk it Up (wherein artists and regular folk make original chalk drawings on downtown sidewalks), outstanding film series and lectures, and social events such as rooftop concerts and potluck dinners.
With oysters on the menu and a wine bar out back, Augie's is not your average "Q" joint. Go for the pork ribs and brisket, and stay for the rest.
San Antonio's newest Bagel hot-spot! Try our fabulous New York-style bagels made fresh from scratch right here in our kitchen. We make 18 varieties of bagels and 9 flavors of cream cheese. We have several breakfast and lunch sandwiches, all available any time. Try our famous Cheese Grits and Bagelaches for a treat! If you love real bagels, you'll love Bagel Factory! San Antonio Magazine thinks we've done it right!
Mobile bistro bringing directly to you hot fresh food. crab cakes, ancho short ribs, panini and cuban sandwiches, seared tuna tacos,pesto pasta and salads. Call us to show up and delight your patrons at your venue. We are available for local public and private events.
Built in 1894, the historic building served as the Wetmore General Store and Post Office for eighty years before becoming a beer joint, pool hall, and finally a restaurant. As generations return to this historic location reflecting the legend and lifestyle of Texas, they will enjoy our family-friendly atmosphere and a chance to relax with the tastes and sounds of Texas. We offer our award-winning "slowest BBQ in Texas" and Texas Comfort Food made from scratch paired with the tradition of live music, playing host to a variety of San Antonio and South Texas' best acts.
Mediterranean seafood joint highly recommended by people working at Cheesy Jane's, a nearby establishment.
Located on the waterfront of Lake LBJ in Sunrise Beach, mostly outside dining on 2 levels of the deck. Also featuring an intimate inside waterfront dining room.
At Lunch renowned for it's top-quality Burgers, Brisket and Bratwurst, changing at Dinner to a Steak & Seafood House featuring only USDA Prime Beef items as well as Fish and Lobster.
Dinner is served as a set 4-course menu with appetizer, salad, choice of 1 of 11 main courses as well as dessert.
We do not "turn a table" - your table is yours alone for the entire evening.
Dinners are reservations only.
Docking space for guests arriving by boat is available free of charge.
-This historical building was built in 1890 with a lot of history attached. The building was built by Fritz Boehler, a Brew Master for the Pearl Brewery. The building has remained in the family ever since!
-The building leans to the side due to the the flood of 1921, which has permanently captured its "fun-house" lean for all to experience and enjoy throughout time.
-The nostalgic atmosphere brings memories of yesteryears back to life again.
-The long copper top bar is a local hot spot for all those who are looking for something different and eclectic!
-Each dish served is a blend of comfort food with a twist, that will hit any craving!
Homemade breads and desserts fill the air.
*Green Chile Meatloaf
*Grilled Chicken Poblano
*Pecan Crusted Pork
*Steaks & Cakes
*Hanger and Dip Sandwich
*Risotto Banana Peppers
*Mango Chipotle Crab Cakes
*Crispy Lobster Rolls
*Eggs Benedict for Sunday Brunch
50 cent wings, all day everyday! Awesome burgers and fried pickles to die for.
Full bar, 2 patios and 3 bars.
Tuesday & Wednesday $1.00 Domestic Longnecks. Live Music on the Weekends.
All right, so it isn't the most glamorous place to chow down. But inside the retro-façade, the men inside Burger Boy churn out the damn tastiest burgers in San Antonio. They aren't particularly thick, or enormously big, but there is a world of flavor in each mouthful: a potent beefiness that the likes of McDonald's have made us all forget. Complementing the old-fashioned burger are french fries that look like they came out of your childhood cafeteria, but these Ore-Ida knockoffs are crunchy, salty, and guiltily addictive. - Laura Fries
"It Takes Balls To Party Here!" Bushwood features daily premium and liquor specials, patio, driving range, plenty of TVs, darts, pool table, jukebox, and live music.
Looking for the ultimate in entertainment, style, fun, as well as a fresh and flavorful dinning experience? Welcome to 'CABO' Tropical Grill & Tiki Lounge, where we provide two unique and enjoyable experiences that will truly capture your senses.
A family friendly Mexican restaurant with a bar for the adults and special selections for the kids. The menu features traditional plates from various states in Mexico that truly gives you un Cachito de Mexico. Homemade flour and corn tortillas prepared daily. Every order comes with free sopapillas and a convenient drive-thru for those on the go. Open 7 days a week at 6:00 am every morning. The weekends feature live music that can be enjoyed on the patio directly across from the Witte Museum.
Eat, drink and be barry.
The best coffeehouse is Candlelight Coffeehouse, which stands out not only for its divine java, but also for its couches, cats, and wine. Its only drawback is that it doesn't open until 4 p.m., which in coffee terms, is about the time to drink decaf unless it's the weekend. On the other hand, it's the perfect time for wine.
Canyon Cafe has a great atmosphere and is a fun place to drink.
After serving home-cooked Italian food at their Nacadoches location for 30 years, Gay Capparelli closed the doors when the building was condemned. But the very next day, Capparelli's on Broadway opened and is still run by Gay's father. She is now the sole owner of Capparelli's on Main (which opened May 1, 2001), and she thought it appropriate to ask some of her most faith-ful patrons to add their art to the new establishment. Gay Capparelli's gracious attitude and the restaurant's fine food encourage return visits. The highly affordable lunch specials are perfect not only for the penny pincher but also the late luncher. - Xelena Gonzalez
Tasty dishes, good service.
Tex-Mex soul food for the hungry and despondent. Cha Cha's brags on one of the most extensive margarita lists in Texas and an indoor grotto. The Aqui! Sports Cantina caters to Spurs fans while Scrubs Night favors the Zach Braff crowd with $5 margaritas, which will help you rock out the bilingual karaoke.
Sports bar with anything-but-small TVs and descent, affordable food.
Archaically named, yes. But the folks behind the Macho knew what they were doing when they named their infamous burger. Arteries of steel are needed to tackle the enormous beef and cheddar fusion. Whether man or woman, you need a healthy dose of can-eat machismo to stare down that much meat and cheese, and tell yourself, "I'm going to eat it all." Sissies and mama's boys need not apply. - Laura Fries
It won’t appear in full-performance until the Tobin Center opens in 2014, but The Opera San Antonio will preview its world class talent in a gala performance that promises to be dazzling. Soprano Patricia Racette, a regular performer at the San Francisco and Metropolitan Operas, and Texas-based tenor Jay Hunter Morris headline with the San Antonio Symphony. Pieces to be performed span opera repertoire from Handel to today, with works by American composer Leonard Bernstein and TOSA artistic director Tobias Picker, and classics by Verdi, Puccini, and Wagner. A rendition of Jerome Kern’s “Ol’ Man River,” by renowned bass-baritone Eric Owens, gives the lineup a populist twist. Also included are Dolora Zajick, Daniela Mack, Alek Schrader, Lucas Meachem, and Lisette Oropesa.
Sami Akbari, who records and performs under the cheeky nom de plume sami.the.great, is possessed by a gentle vocal talent that lends tremendous emotional depth to her sweet and searching pop songs. Lyrically sharp and earnest all at once, as on her latest single “Hear Me Now,” sami.the.great calls upon her diverse life experience — having lived in the Middle East, Virginia, and now Brooklyn — to construct songs that effortlessly incorporate electronics, folky strums, piano, and sometimes groovy percussion in a refreshingly natural manner. Still touring on 2012’s well-received self-titled album, she brings her unique reading of contemporary adult pop music to 502 as something of an anomaly — rarely is an artist so adept at provoking such seemingly conflicting responses as empty smiles, emotional gusts, thought-filled stares, and happy feet. $10, 9pm Thursday, 502 Bar, 502 Embassy Oaks, (210) 257-8125, 502bar.com.
At the ripe old age of 10, Chloe Chaidez formed Wild Youth, a band that covered songs by Sigur Rós and David Bowie. Now 18, Chaidez fronts Kitten, a Los Angeles-based five-piece inspired by the synth-driven sounds of the Eurythmics and the Pet Shop Boys. With only the EPs Sunday School (2010) and Cut it Out (2012) to their credit, Kitten have played SXSW, toured with Paramore, opened for No Doubt, and garnered praise from Carson Daly and Teen Vogue. Daughter of Mike Chaidez (former drummer for the punk band Thee Undertakers), Chloe grew up listening to Siouxsie and the Banshees and has cited the late Ian Curtis as a stylistic influence. These dark spirits mesh with others in Kitten’s tracks, which fall somewhere between the ’80s-inspired electronica of Class Actress and the dark drama of Bat for Lashes.
Foreign film buffs might know Chile’s Sebastián Silva from his Sundance Film Festival hits The Maid (which took home two World Cinema Jury Prizes in 2009) and this year’s Crystal Fairy (starring indie fave Michael Cera opposite Gaby Hoffmann). True fans, however, will tell you to start at the beginning. Released in 2007, Silva’s Life Kills Me deftly combines the ironic melancholia of The Smiths, the dark comedy of Harold and Maude, and a bizarre film within a film into a morbid sleeper suggesting death might be smarter to embrace than to fear. Shot almost entirely in black and white, the openly gay director, screenwriter, painter, and musician’s cinematic debut screens at SAMA in conjunction with Global Lens 2013, a touring series launched by the Global Film Initiative in 2003.
Regarded as one of the architects of contemporary R&B, 10-time Grammy winner Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds brings heartfelt and impeccable music for grown folks to the Lila Cockrell stage on Friday. After writing and producing hits for Bobby Brown in the late ’80s, Edmonds joined former bandmate Antonio “L.A.” Reid to create LaFace Records, propelling acts like TLC, Toni Braxton, and Usher into the public consciousness. By the end of the ’90s the young producer was responsible for 42 No. 1 R&B hits and 51 Top 10 Pop hits. A gifted performer in his own right, fans can expect plenty of material from his 11 solo albums, including classics like “Whip Appeal” and “For the Cool in You,” which recall an era of R&B when records didn’t necessarily require 16 bars to make it on the radio.
G. Tomas V presents the sixth edition of SA's "only body art competition." Hosted by Anthony "The Poet" Flores, "Fairytales & Fantasy" features 30 artists (including special guests Oscar Galvan Jr. and Raul Castellanos) creating live art on 30 models, plus music by DJ Techneek (10pm-2am), a live visual performance by Matari Productions (10:30pm), and a photo shoot (11pm-midnight) followed by the presentation of contestants at midnight. Rewarding first, second, and third places with trophies and other prizes, the contest also guarantees winners a spot in the 2014 Beyond the Canvas calendar.
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