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Lulu's Bakery and Cafe

918 N Main Ave, San Antonio, TX 78212-4729
+1 210-222-9422
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“cinnamon rolls” (435 reviews)
“queso” (44 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59All hours
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American, Cafe, Diner
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LOCATION
918 N Main Ave, San Antonio, TX 78212-4729
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1 - 10 of 758 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This has to be the most over rated place ever . The service was atrocious waitress said she would be right with us 25 minutes later she finally came back , the food was mediocre at best . The cinnamon roll was large OK ,...More

Thank JBVERO
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Chicken fried steak was delicious. Okra and mash potatoes paired perfectly. The 3 lb cinnamon roll was to much for the six of us.

Thank Alfonso C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best breakfast place ever. The absolute largest cinnamon roll I’ve ever had. Ask our waitress for a middle one and you will absolutely have a urge high. The country fried steak and egg are also outstanding. You have to try it to...More

Thank DavidByk
Reviewed 1 week ago

We drove to this café to get the 3# cinnamon roll for breakfast. We arrived about 9 am, well past the rush for breakfast on a weekday. The service was very slow and the café could use a good scrubbing. The cinnamon roll was dry,...More

Thank Frogpondqueen
Reviewed 1 week ago

but the place needs a good cleaning! From windowsills to slippery floors. Plastic spoons in coffee?? Water glasses so old they should have been tossed 5 years ago. Bathroom?? Let's not go there. But the roll was why we went and it was enjoyed by...More

Thank Wendy H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here to get some chicken fried steak. The chicken fried steak was very good. Ordered an appetizer, but never got it. Took a long time to get food. I know it was busy but the place should be used to it.

Thank Kevin N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The cinnamon roll was awesome. Not a tourist trap. Truly delicious. We went at two on a Wednesday and it was not crowded and the staff were very friendly. Next time I have to try the country fried steak. Looks so good.

Thank Elisa J
Reviewed 14 January 2018

I came to Lulu's specifically because of their huge cinnamon rolls. I walked here from the Alamo area, and it is not in the nicest area, but easy to get to. Lulu's is always open, and I went the day after New Years. The service...More

Thank BZimm08
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Apparently if you pay the hostesses here you can get a table immediately and don’t have to wait. We waited for over 30 minutes and after I complained about the family getting a table immediately miraculously our table was next. I saw the man give...More

Thank amybrock1
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Went with large family after BMT Graduation. Quick service for large family and great food. Chicken fried steak and cinnamon roll are huge and worth the trip alone.

Thank JD_2977
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Holly L
28 November 2017|
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Response from Bill H | Reviewed this property |
do not know the average. the food to dollar ratio was good. the prices were reasonable. diner prices.
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womansplay39
5 February 2017|
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Response from Lonnell D | Reviewed this property |
Minimum wage for waitstaff is 2.13. That is fairly consistent across the board.
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Pam R
6 November 2016|
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Response from Chris-Food-Critic | Reviewed this property |
I think it was $9.00.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 23:59
Monday
00:00 - 23:59
Tuesday
00:00 - 23:59
Wednesday
00:00 - 23:59
Thursday
00:00 - 23:59
Friday
00:00 - 23:59
Saturday
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 918 N Main Ave, San Antonio, TX 78212-4729
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio
  • Phone Number: +1 210-222-9422
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