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555 E Basse Rd, San Antonio, TX 78209-8353
+1 210-828-5191
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“shrimp paesano” (77 reviews)
“pasta” (58 reviews)
“bread” (37 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
555 E Basse Rd, San Antonio, TX 78209-8353
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Food was good but not authentic Italian food. We had the mussels which were huge green lip mussels in a yummy sauce. They were so big we were really full by the time our food came. We had the osso bucco which was made with...More

Thank Dinoalita
Reviewed 1 week ago

A group of us met here for the holidays and although we didn't see any decorated tree or such, they did have loads of poinsettias all around. We were waited on promptly, the wait staff was very friendly, courteous and helpful. Everything came out perfect...More

Thank LAH28
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Every time I have been to Paesanos the food has been really good, it is definetely on my top of the list Restaurants in San Antonio, Texas.

Thank Frank M
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

I’ve always had low expectations about Italian restaurants but Paesanos was superb. Our entrees were stuffed shells, baked ziti with great Italian sausage, a combination of assorted veggies pasta and shrimp, and spaghetti with meatballs. Each of us was very happy. In addition we were...More

Thank Lake_Guys
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We ate here our last night in San Antonio. The food was good and a great atmosphere on the Riverwalk. Limited menu, but something for everyone I'm sure!

Thank Lorie K
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Terrible because out of 6 meals only 1 was okay, and that was their Paesanos Special my friend got. I ordered the Veal Parm, and it was horrible just horrible. Ever eat raw Veal, didn't know it came that way. Forget about complaining here too....More

Thank magnolia_80
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Wonderful service and fabulous food! I had the crab cakes appetizer (nice crispy coating) and then baked cannelloni. My husband gobbled down a large lamb osso buco with goat cheese polenta. Save room for dessert - we had a very creamy (and large) cheesecake, warm...More

Thank TravelingFan22
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

I was recommended by a friend to go here (not the one on the river walk) and try their signature dinner, Shrimp Paesano. It was very good! 5 very large shrimp, lightly breaded and fried and swimming in a plate filled with a creamy butter/lemon...More

Thank 12YearTravels
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

If you want absolutely fantastic calamari, visit Paesanos! The order was very good & very generous. My Shrimp Paesano was also incredibly scrumptious! The jumbo shrimp were prepared just right, & the sauce was light & delicious! Of course, the fruit & nut bread (that...More

Thank livytwo
Reviewed 20 July 2017

On a Wednesday night when it is 103 degrees and an Italian restaurant is packed to the rafters after being open just short of 50 years, you just know it is exceptional! All I need to say is get the Shrimp Paesano. It is the...More

Thank mwc1608
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Response from Pedro C | Reviewed this property |
This is an eatery not a hotel.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 555 E Basse Rd, San Antonio, TX 78209-8353
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > Uptown Broadway
  • Neighbourhood: Uptown Broadway
  • Phone Number: +1 210-828-5191
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