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Capparelli's On Main

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2524 N Main Ave, San Antonio, TX 78212-3451
+1 210-735-5757
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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San Antonio, Texas
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49 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been to this restaurant many times, and it is always good, with great service. Very popular with the lunch crowd in Monte Vista. The food is maybe a little above average, but the ambiance is great, and everyone is happy and talking a lot. Overall, always a nice experience.

Thank Placido521
San Antonio, Texas
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187 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017

Great atmosphere as well as the Italian food. Sat upstairs overlooking the two piece combo(piano & sax), Naomi was an excellent waitstaff. The "shrimp primavera" and "chicken Alfredo lasagna" were both some of the better in San Antonio.

Thank Vic L
San Antonio, Texas
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

My 23yr old son wanted to bounce some things off his mom so he suggested dinner and knows mom loves Italian food. We went on a Sunday at around 7pm and didn't have to wait to be seated. It's a small establishment in the middle of a nice neighborhood. I had the Chicken with linguine, sun-dried tomatoes and mushrooms in... More 

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Gilbert, Arizona
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

We took an Uber here after finding all of downtown Italian restaurants were booked for dinner. Definitely worth the short drive. Great character, friendly service, and most importantly great food! So happy!!

Thank Cphillipaz
Nashville, Tennessee
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200 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Grrreat Italian restaurant. We happened on this place quite by accident, but a lucky find it was. Nice ambience to the place, it was quite busy, but the food and service was excellent. We split a large combo plate of 3 of their signature pasta dishes. It was a large enough portion for two hungry guys. The star was the... More 

Thank stOOOge
San Antonio, Texas
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108 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

The food is good, the atmosphere isn't. Its a huge barn of a place thats feels anything but intimate. when you think of italian place you usually also think of it being romantic. surprise. overpriced

Thank guitarspeak
San Antonio, Texas
Level Contributor
27 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Capparelli's is USUALLY very good. But you can sometimes catch them on off days. I've had some of the best Italian food in town, and have also waited an hour to get the wrong food. So role the dice and take your chances, I suppose!

Thank CiberDiver
san antonio
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22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Had a chance to bring 10 folks together. For lunch on Thursday this week and had an awesome meal. Everything from lasagna to Pizza to trout spaghetti and the best veal piccata I have ever had..... Do not miss going to this great place for family food,delicious recipes and great prices.

Thank rick3232
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

This is one of my favorite places. The pizza is the best in town. Affordable and good service,what more can you ask for?

Thank Cristina B
Andalusia, Illinois
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

We've been on vacation for a week and this was the most delicious food at the cheapest price by far. We enjoyed fried ravioli, a small pizza, an pasta dish and a free kids meal (every Monday and Wednesday) all for $36. Winner for sure! The desert looked amazing, but we were to full.

Thank Jamie B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2524 N Main Ave, San Antonio, TX 78212-3451
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 210-735-5757

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