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The Barn Door

8400 N New Braunfels Ave, San Antonio, TX 78209-1115
+1 210-824-0116
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“baked potato” (19 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8400 N New Braunfels Ave, San Antonio, TX 78209-1115
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was greeted kindly and served immediately. The salad was Crisp and well balanced. The steak was excellent as well a very good travel experience.

Thank Flyfishdad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first Texas steak experience and it was great. My steak was cooked well and seasoned nicely. Our waitress was very attentive and friendly. I highly recommend trying this restaurant.

Thank Jolanda D
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Food was overpriced for what you get. Burger was thick and well prepared but lacking in flavor. Salad had some wilted leaves that already had brown spots. Probably a bagged salad. The ranch dressing was good and may have been homemade. The baked potato was...More

1  Thank Nathan H
Reviewed 14 April 2018

The Barn Door was recommended by Hotel staff during our Final 4 stay. What a great find!! The food was excellent, very diverse menu. Had high end food choices, Chatobriand, Surf and Turf, while being a very casual, family friendly restaurant. Home made pies and...More

Thank GTCruiser2
Reviewed 14 April 2018

We bring our kids here every year when they advance to the regional academic competition at Odessa College. We called ahead to make reservations and even though we were 15 minutes early, they already had us set up. The food as always was great. Many...More

Thank Valton A
Reviewed 11 April 2018

This place is huge and very popular, so get there early. The service was excellent. The food was some of the best I have had in a long time.

Thank Jim1133
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Such an awesome place to have a family dinner. The atmosphere is so relaxing and the waitstaff is very friendly. Went twice this month and both times was treated exceptionally well. My family & I will continue visiting this place.

Thank dimplescontreras
Reviewed 2 April 2018

It had been quite a while since we visited The Barn Door, but I'm happy to say it is still as good as ever. While there have been a couple of changes (no more huge jugs of salad dressing on the table) the food and...More

Thank boyohboy10
Reviewed 30 March 2018

The Barn Door has survived for decades because of it's food. Huge salads, bottomless wonderful yeast rolls, and big, good steaks. It doesn't advertise and is in a hard to get location out of sight of any traffic, yet it is full most every night....More

Thank JJJRS5
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

After being seated, a quintessential Texas like cowgirl appeared and welcomed us with a big smile. She was wonderful and took our beverage order. My 16 oz t-bone and my wife’s fried shrimp were outstanding. Shrimp cocktail and oysters on the half shell were good....More

Thank Buc-ee10
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21 April 2016|
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Response from smurfjud | Reviewed this property |
No bean burger that I saw on the menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 18 - USD 45
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8400 N New Braunfels Ave, San Antonio, TX 78209-1115
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio
  • Phone Number: +1 210-824-0116
  • E-mail
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