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The Palm San Antonio

233 E Houston St, San Antonio, TX 78205-1801
+1 210-226-7256
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (34 reviews)
“surf and turf” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
233 E Houston St, San Antonio, TX 78205-1801
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1 - 10 of 296 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our trip to SA, following our favorite band, wasn't going to be complete without a stop here for our first-ever Palm experience before flying back home the next morning. Very similar to Ruth Chris (don't cringe Palm folks), our experience here was excellent. We started...More

Thank MuleHead2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had not been to this location of the Palm but they really have a good team here. Always ridiculously expensive but the quality and service are excellent.More

Thank DougGleaner
mmoranPalmSanAntonio, Manager at The Palm San Antonio, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Mr. Gleaner, Thank you for your kind review. We are happy to hear that your first time visit to the San Antonio Palm was a great experience. Our Palm team takes great pride in offering quality service and warm hospitality to our guests and...More

Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We ordered lobster sandwich. Mix lobster salad was very bad and completely spoiled . Steak was not MR . Cob salad with bad avocado. French fries not crispy. Tuna tartar was tasteless. Calamari was good . Dessert ok . Expensive food for what you gotMore

Thank Patrick t
mmoranPalmSanAntonio, General Manager at The Palm San Antonio, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Hi Patrick, We've been welcoming guests into our Palm family for 91 years with perfect food and warm service, and your experience yesterday certainly doesn't meet our standards. Taking care of the items you brought to our attention was one way we wanted to show...More

Reviewed 4 October 2017

From the moment I sat down at the white tablecloth covered round table, I knew that my experience was going to be outstanding. A delicious cocktail, a fabulous bottle(s) of wine, a sizzling steak cooked to perfection, and side dishes too flavorable to adequately describe,...More

Thank Joel M
mmoranPalmSanAntonio, Manager at The Palm San Antonio, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Hello Joel, Thank you very much for sharing your review. Your kind words are extremely encouraging and we are excited to share your feedback with our Palm team. Thank you!! We are happy to hear you had a wonderful experience. The next time you are...More

Reviewed 14 September 2017

Perfectly cooked steak and lobster. Have never been served so much ahi tuna in my life. The appetizer portion is insanely awesome. Service was perfect even though they were super busy , dirty martini with blue cheese olives was on point. We will be coming...More

Thank Brian G
mmoranPalmSanAntonio, Manager at The Palm San Antonio, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Hello Brian, We are so sorry to hear about the 30 minute wait prior to the show at the Majestic Theater. We do our very best to help our guests arrive on time. Please accept our sincere apologies. Also, thank you for the 5 star...More

Reviewed 21 August 2017

A San Antonio native we met on the River Walk recommended The Palm to us. The food was excellent and we were best friends with the waiter by the time we left. My husband had the steak and he said that it was perfect. I...More

Thank Diane B
mmoranPalmSanAntonio, Manager at The Palm San Antonio, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Hello Diane, Thanks so much for writing this review. We take great pride on great food and great service. We are so happy to hear you had the opportunity to visit us. We hope to see you again soon, Cheers! Sincerely, Melanie Moran, Sales Manager...More

Reviewed 8 August 2017

Visited the Palm on a Thursday night. We were afraid that we may not be able to get a table, but the place was very quiet. Service and food were excellent. There were no baked potatoes on the menu, but our server checked with the...More

Thank brady07422
mmoranPalmSanAntonio, Manager at The Palm San Antonio, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Thank you for the four-star review. We greatly appreciate you. We are happy to hear you were able to enjoy a nice, quiet summer evening with us at The Palm. Also, we are happy to hear you received your baked potato. Please do not hesitate...More

Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful time celebrating our anniversary. Our delightful waiter, John, sprinkled red hearts on our table, and they gave us a complimentary glass of Prosecco. My wife had shrimp cocktail for a starter..huge delicious gulf shrimp. We both had filet mignon which were...More

Thank smherge
mmoranPalmSanAntonio, Manager at The Palm San Antonio, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2017

Congratulations, Happy Anniversary! We would like to extend a warm thank you for choosing to celebrate with us at The Palm. We are very happy to hear that you shared a special time together and that we could make memories with you.

Reviewed 25 July 2017

we both had steaks and they were excellent. the service was very good but not up to par with one of their competitors. the add-ons were pretty good as far as salads go but the au gratin potato was a bit average IMO. we chose...More

Thank Kathleen S
mmoranPalmSanAntonio, Manager at The Palm San Antonio, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2017

Thank you for the 4.5 review. We greatly appreciate your review, your feedback is very important to us. We will share your review with our Palm team and continue to do our best to excel. Thank you! Here to Serve, Melanie Moran, Sales Manager mmoran@thepalm.com...More

Reviewed 19 July 2017

We enjoyed a great meal at The Palm recently. Good food and company was enjoyed by all. Superior service as well!

Thank ttocsnodrog_2000
mmoranPalmSanAntonio, Manager at The Palm San Antonio, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2017

Thank you for the kind words. We are very happy to hear you and your guests had a great time. Please come back and see us! Here to Serve, Melanie Moran, Sales Manager mmoran@thepalm.com / 210-226.7256

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 41 - USD 80
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 233 E Houston St, San Antonio, TX 78205-1801 (Formerly The Palm)
  • Public Transportation: Red line Trolley stop at Navaro & East Houston Street.
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 210-226-7256
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