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El Mirasol Alta Cocina

€€ - €€€
Far North Central
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Southwestern
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13489 Blanco Rd, San Antonio, TX 78216-2132
+1 210-479-8765
11:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Mon 11:30 - 21:00
Tue - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My relatives go there several times a month and I can see why. Not only do they have great food they know how to accommodate you.

Thank Charley21
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the enchiladas verdes. Very tasty but I felt the white meat chicken inside was a bit too dry. The refried beans and rice were very good. But my most favorite thing was the frozen margarita. It is hard to please me with a good one and they delivered. My wife ordered the snapper listed as market price on... More 

Thank Lynn U
San Antonio, Texas
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82 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We all get together here at least once a year (don';t know why not more) and have a great time, w/ great food. They accommodate a large crowd w/ no problem. The food is always great and the service is excellent.

Thank Texascouple9290
San Antonio, Texas
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222 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

I went back to this restaurant recently and tried the cheese enchiladas....they were so very, very good! I got mine with cheddar cheese, but you have a mozzerello alternative, too.

Thank Sandy H
San Antonio, Texas
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

We have been come to El Mirasol for years and have made a point of coming here even when we didn't live here. In our opinion it is the best Mexican food in SA, and worthy of visiting from anywhere you are staying. We prefer the original location over the new Alon location for ambiance and familiarity. Food quality is... More 

Thank tdanderson
Killeen, Texas
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Went for our anniversary, nice atmosphere and quick service. Lobster, shrimp, and snapper enchiladas were good. My husband enjoyed his nachos. Best margaritas I've had by far. You only need one lol. Their tres leches cake was great too.

Thank wilnic43
San Antonio, Texas
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

I ate here with my Bible Study group of friends Saturday night. I had reserved our tables ahead of time and they were ready as soon as we arrived. Service was excellent! All the staff was super helpful and friendly. I had the chicken enchiladas and they were great! Margaritas are a little pricey but are very good. Overall, it... More 

Thank Choirsinger2014
San Antonio, Texas
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229 reviews
199 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Firstly, no one at hostess stand at noon...big mistake. See picture. A waiter finally saw us and seated us. Pretty and new place. Waiter was friendly. I ordered the shrimp tacos but they brought me fish tacos. And the charro beans were lukewarm at best. Couldn't find the waiter again so we flagged down lady who turned out to be... More 

Thank Capt_Wyatt
Kerrville, Texas
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

I have been eating at El Mirasol for years. Service is consistently good. Quality of the food has never been an issue. Lots of menu choices to fit any palette. They have a nice variety of hot sauces, but you have to ask for them because they only bring one style out with the free tortilla chips. Their flavored margaritas... More 

Thank DillingerD13
San Antonio, Texas
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

You will not be disappointed. The Margarita's pack a punch. The Snapper Veracruz & Lobster Enchiladas are fantastic. Friends had the steak and raved about the quality of the meet. I highly recommend dining in the outside patio (but not on the raised deck area).

Thank satnorm

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Television
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13489 Blanco Rd, San Antonio, TX 78216-2132
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > Far North Central
  • Neighbourhood: Far North Central
  • Phone Number: +1 210-479-8765

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?