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Longhorn Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
Far North Central
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17625 Blanco Rd Ste 1, San Antonio, TX 78232-1043
+1 210-492-0301
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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San Antonio, Texas
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

We've been eating at Longhorn Cafe for well over 20 years and they still have the BEST burgers in San Antonio and maybe even the State! Big, juicy burgers! Can't be beaten!

Texarkana, Texas
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322 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

They do not call the Longhorn the Home of the Big Juicy just as a catch phrase. Order an original hamburger with all the fixins and you will agree - juicy. Nothing fancy here, but a Great burger. You will not leave hungry

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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

I can't believe I ate here. You walk in and think, "oh kinda divey, but could be cool". You order and then sit down to wait for the food. While waiting, you can't help but notice all the dirt on the ceiling and grime in the corners of the floor. They have kids working there and I think there was... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Their juicy burgers with cheese are the best! The buns are super fresh and the burgers have lots of lettuce & tomato just like I love. The half & half order of tater tots & onion rings is huge. Onion rings were lightly seasoned & delicious. Their prices are pretty cheap compared to other places. We love, love this place... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

We have always enjoyed the food and unfortunately moved away. Went back today while on the road. We were not disappointed.

San Antonio, TX
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

That's a question you don't have to ask at Longhorn. It was one of our favorite places to eat while we lived in San Antonio. REALLY good burgers as well as everything else we tried. It's actually "a hole in the wall", but the rusticity of the place just adds to the ambience. There's also outside dining available.

San Antonio, Texas
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41 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016

The Longhorn Cafe serves one of the best burgers in San Antonio. I really enjoyed their Cheeseburger combo. Their burgers compete side by side with Chris Madrid's and Hopdaddy.

San Antonio, Texas
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112 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

An institution in San Antonio. Opened a second location on I-10 a few years back-the original still on Blanco. This is where you go for a big ol cheeseburger with homemade fries. You stand in line & place your order then find your own table. Has some outdoor picnic table seating as well. They have other things like grilled cheese... More 

San Antonio, Texas
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78 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016

We've been all over South Texas looking for a better burger, but have never found one that beats this one right near home. Try the fried okra instead of french fries. We also love the tater tots. I think the cheeseburger is just about perfect but my daughter swears the guacamole burger just takes it to the next level!

San Antonio, Texas
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119 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016

Eating out with friends and family is very enjoyable at the Longhorn. Food is basic but good and the beer is ice cold. Great alternative to McDonalds or any other fast food joint for about the same price.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 30
American, Delicatessen
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17625 Blanco Rd Ste 1, San Antonio, TX 78232-1043
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > Far North Central
  • Neighbourhood: Far North Central
  • Phone Number: +1 210-492-0301

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