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Schilo's Delicatessen

424 E Commerce St, San Antonio, TX 78205-2629
+1 210-223-6692
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (294 reviews)
“potato pancakes” (143 reviews)
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American, German, European, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
424 E Commerce St, San Antonio, TX 78205-2629
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Reviewed yesterday

It seems odd to be looking for German food in a Texas city; however, this was our mission. We were told that this establishment offered good German fare at a reasonable cost so we tried it. We weren't disappointed. The food was not exactly as...More

Thank Susan N Bill S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We got to our hotel at around 2pm so we started to look for a place for a quick lunch with affordable prices. This place was great for that! It was still open for business at about 3:30 (we tried two other places but both...More

Thank azaivy
Reviewed 4 days ago

I had the turkey club for breakfast and my wife had the potato pancakes with eggs and bacon. Everything was super fresh and absolutely delicious. We could have eaten here everyday for breakfast if we'd come here earlier in our trip - they were that...More

Thank BagmanNZ
Reviewed 5 days ago

The House Reuben: EX-cellent! The House Split Pea Soup---So Good! Cole slaw, Red Cabbage side---The best. Anything with the pumpernickel bread--Fantastic. Sold!

Thank floridatravelerssss
Reviewed 5 days ago

We always try to schedule our time in San Antonio to be able to eat at Schilo's Deli - we love the potato cakes, split pea soup, and apple strudel for dessert. The sandwiches are excellent so that there is something for every taste, no...More

Thank tamj77
Reviewed 6 days ago

My husband and I visited San Antonio for several days - first time. Got to the Riverwalk early hoping to have breakfast there. Nothing reasonably priced opens till 11. Took a boat cruise, finished by 11 and decided to try Schilo's for lunch not a...More

Thank baritonebilly
Reviewed 6 days ago

At 100 years old, Schillo's represents a bygone era. As noted by others,the root beer is very good (although I am partial to Fitz's in St Louis). The menu is limited for breakfast but what we selected was very good (my wife's buttermilk pancakes were...More

Thank Ray C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The daily lunch special of corned beef, cabbage and boiled potatoes was okay. The place was packed so I ate at the bar. I had hoped for more.

Thank Chip B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited 3 times in 4 days. First time was just to try the Root Beer...and boy, was it worth the trip there. It was so good we went back 2 days after to get another swig of the Root Beer paired with some food. Rueben...More

Thank leekeong
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great place to eat. Breakfast was perfect with varied choices including German. Prices were very reasonable. The decor is pure Texas, beautiful. The waitress was very nice helping to create a nice experience. We will be back!

Thank Shawn W
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Well, I guess I'd like to know which hotel is the closest to Schilo's. Thanks.
25 February 2017|
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Response from jostvan | Reviewed this property |
The Riverwalk is so convenient and enjoyable that any hotel is a pleasant walk to get there. I don't remember which would be the closest, if walking is difficult for you, but if not, it's no more than a ten or fifteen minute... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 15
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:30 - 19:30
07:30 - 19:30
07:30 - 19:30
07:30 - 19:30
07:30 - 19:30
07:30 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 424 E Commerce St, San Antonio, TX 78205-2629
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio
  • Phone Number: +1 210-223-6692
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