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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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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“carrot cake” (16 reviews)
“prime rib” (15 reviews)
“french dip” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00 Hours
American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
255 E Basse Rd Ste 1300, San Antonio, TX 78209-8339
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank DrMarc9491
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago

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.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was greeted warmly and professionally. The staff was friendly and attentive. My waiter, Josh, continuously checked on me visually without bothering me... a great skill. He always seemed to know when I needed something. I travel a bit and am fairly skilled with a...More

Thank DerOcho
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

As the title reads we stopped in hoping for brunch, but thanks to our spectacular hostess had an amazing lunch. Our appetizers were awesome, our meals were fantastic, the coffee was excellent. What more can you ask for? Have the fresh squeezed orange juice!

Thank Atomicbart
Reviewed 23 February 2018

Our salads were a great beginning. The steaks that followed were so tender that they melted in our mouth and the baked potatoes were equally as good as the rest of the meal and we were so full that we only had coffee and passed...More

Thank David E
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We eat at Alexander's on a fairly regular basis. It seems that things have changed and they are reducing the amount of protein in dishes. The Cypress salad had about half the amount of chicken as usual. The sliced roast beef sandwich was now tiny...More

1  Thank PsychSanAntonio
Reviewed 21 December 2017

I have always enjoyed this restaurant at the Quarry in San Antonio, Texas. I have tried multiple dishes and all have met my expectations. Plus they have a great wine selection.

Thank donv83
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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.
1 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
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
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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