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Cappy's Restaurant

5011 Broadway St, San Antonio, TX 78209-5707
+1 210-828-9669
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Hours
American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5011 Broadway St, San Antonio, TX 78209-5707
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great location a block north of Central Market HEB on Broadway St., but it has its drawbacks. Parking is a bit of a squeeze and it was difficult to find handicapped space. The friendly host greeted my elder friend and me warmly...More

Thank Charlie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had brunch today on the patio at Cappy's Restaurant. The weather was perfect for outside dining, not hot, but mostly overcast. The menu choices were varied and appealing. We both had egg dishes with fish or vegetables. They were pretty good, but not great....More

Thank benedum
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cappy's offers an elevated dining experience without the stuffy atmosphere. No suit and tie necessary but business casual is accepted or even your weekend jeans and shirts. The food is always amazing, offering a smaller menu with prime rib on fridays and saturdays, a few...More

Thank Tidehawks
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have eaten at Cappy's more times than I can count. I'd call it a neighborhood place in that it has that special feeling when you are eating there -- that you and the other diners are all family. The food is outstanding -- lunch...More

Thank jwmjr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of our favorites. A regular haunt. Good variety and consistently good quality. The shrimp and Brussels sprouts and poblano shrimp nachos are great starters. Fried shrimp great. Mustang chicken a favorite. Halibut is superb, as is the gumbo.

Thank stevewZ8956YS
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

In all honesty, I’ve lived my whole life on the coast eating seafood and this place has the best fried shrimp and oysters I’ve ever had. It’s pricey so a dinner for two will run you close to $100 but it’s worth it. We had...More

Thank JohnDavidCohea
Reviewed 13 February 2018

I go here generally for business lunches. This is by far one of the very best restaurants in San Antonio. Great for lunch and dinner, atmosphere is great and service always excellent.

Thank ramicha
Reviewed 2 February 2018

Attentive service. Consistent food quality from main entree to tasty dessert. JUMBO LUMP BLUE CRAB CAKES are awesome as well as the HALIBUT Potato-crusted! Both delicious.

Thank Ronald B
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Went to Cappy’s on Broadway Sunday. Wine was nice, Food was really good. The outside deck was pleasant to eat at. They were dog friendly. My water glass had lipstick on it. My moms glass was dirty. Now she has flu symptoms...😕

Thank Jodi H
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Bread and Butter are not a given, have to ask for it. Really good when you get it; fresh from the oven. Gulf Shrimp Nachos - 8 pieces, perfect for a couple to share, beautiful presentation and great flavor. They even put the spicy peppers...More

1  Thank michellemarshall2017
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1 December 2017|
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10 January 2017|
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Response from fencepost | Reviewed this property |
I was there for Sunday brunch wearing a nice blouse and jeans. I don't know what it's like at dinner.
ann l
22 July 2016|
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Response from Barbara P | Reviewed this property |
They have a couple of spots, but they fill up quickly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5011 Broadway St, San Antonio, TX 78209-5707
    (Mary D)
  • Public Transportation: VIA bus stop one block away at Broadway/Patterson. Broadway runs north-south from downtown to Loop 4l0.
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > Alamo Heights
  • Neighbourhood: Alamo Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 210-828-9669
  • E-mail
This casual, upscale restaurant offers innovative American cuisine including the freshest seafood from the Gulf of Mexico, Atlantic and Pacific, great steaks from Allen Brothers in Chicago, and regional and seasonal specialties. Daily lunch and dinner specials feature local ingredients whenever possible. The Kobe beef burger can be paired with hand cut French fries, crispy thin onion rings, homemade lemon-pepper potato chip or potato salad. There is an outdoor patio under a canopy of oak trees that's shady and extremely popular with locals and visitors to San Antonio. The brunch offered on Sundays features a menu of classic egg dishes, fire-roasted prime rib, Texas pot roast, jumbo lump crab cake, and top entree salads, chicken and seafood dishes. Cappy's has an ever-changing, dynamic and well-priced wine list, with great choices by the glass or bottle. Full bar.
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