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Lulu's Bakery and Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
American, Cafe, Diner
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918 N Main Ave, San Antonio, TX 78212-4729
+1 210-222-9422
00:00 - 23:59
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Sun - Sat 00:00 - 23:59
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Missouri City, Texas
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47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Saw the 3# roll on tv and when we went to take our son and his friend to Fiesta Texas we brought them there for the novelty of it. However it was actually very tasty. All 4 of us are on it and still had over half left over.

Thank ttrosc2
Kerrville, Texas
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134 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I had some of the worst migas I have ever had . No flavor and poorly cooked. Place is noisy , crowded and not very clean. Building is run down. Staff was over worked and service was poor. Neighborhood is run down also and paking is poor.

Thank dwinningham
Danville, Illinois
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105 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

If I could give 0 rating I would. We went for lunch upon arriving in San Antonio. Was looking forward to the three pound cinnamon roll. No wait was seated immediately. Waited over an hour and 15 minutes for 2 salads, a cinnamon roll and a grilled cheese. I had to ask how much longer. our party was served in... More 

Thank Krobinson5
One of a Kind, Iowa
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The cinnamon roll was worth the hype. The chicken fried steak was also delicious. When we got there we were told it would be over an hour wait but I put our names down. They texted me within 10 min that our table was available. So, don't give up hope too easily!

Thank aes100
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I used to brag about this place to anyone who would listen but it has gone down the tubes ever since. The service was horrible. Tanya our server seemed somehow "annoyed" with our presence. There was no friendly greeting , no hello even. Just what can i get you to drink? A hello how are you today is always nice... More 

Thank Kenya L
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28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are huge Man vs Food people so we had to try Lulu's while vacationing in San Antonio. The wait was long for a Thursday at noon but totally worth it. We ordered the Deputy chicken fried steak meal and one of their famous cinnamon rolls. Holy cow we're they good! The staff was slow and not in a hurry... More 

Thank Txmamaof2
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

By far the worst experience we have ever had. We arrived at 9:55 pm got seated and no one came to us until 10:20pm for our drink order. Once the server came back with our drinks we placed our order. 2 chicken fried chickens with sides and a bacon cheeseburger. We waited over an hour to hear anything about our... More 

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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If your visiting San Antonio you have to eat here at least once. Their Chicken Fried Steak is silly good and we ate on the super yummy 3 pound cinnamon roll we took home for 3 days.

Thank Haji4448
Andover, Minnesota
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant was totally full. This made me excited for the experience. I was disappointed. The restaurant was located in a convenient spot. The parking lot was a complete mess. Pot holes and debris everywhere. We were seated at the counter and it was filthy. Our spot was never wiped from the previous customers. The overall restaurant was dirty. Our... More 

McGregor, Texas
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Wife heard about this place from friends and we had to check it out. I got the family up early, and I'm glad I did! We lucked out and parked right by the door and walked in to the waitress and sat down immediately. We weren't there 10 minutes when at least 30 people were waiting outside for tables! Ordered... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?