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Lone Star Cafe

) #1,450 of 4,021 Restaurants in San Antonio $$ - $$$ Steakhouse, American,
237 Losoya St, San Antonio, TX 78205-2609
+1 210-223-9374
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good29%
  • Average24%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible14%
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10:00 - 22:00All hours
Steakhouse, American, Southwestern, Bar
$$ - $$$
237 Losoya St, San Antonio, TX 78205-2609
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1 - 10 of 669 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Great food, great service, and reasonable prices. Nice atmosphere, tables outside overlooking the River Walk with others available inside.

Thank LaLa6299
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here to try a steak. We were seated immediately but no one ever came to get our drink order much less our food order! We were in plain view of the servers and the one who seated us! One server got on her...More

Thank Renee J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After seeing The Alamo we went to the Lone Star Cafe to eat and relax. We sat outside and enjoyed. The food was good and the servers were awesome. It wasn't busy and we ended up eating and drinking for two hours. If you go...More

Thank David Swearengi... S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was there for a convention and wanted some TExas BBq. The brisket was tender, but BBq sauce was fair and note enough. I subbed the fries out for a side salad. It was iceberg lettuce with 1 tomato. Lots better choices near by.

Thank Ruth K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a party of 5. We were told there was no guarantee that the appetizers would come before entrees, yet house salad came before drinks did. Drinks came and were not once refilled or asked about in the hour we ate. Bread for brisket...More

Thank cahner a
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very disappointed in both the service and the quality of the food. Such a shame as the River Walk setting is both beautiful and picturesque Food presentation was abysmal and the quality questionable , service without a smile.

Thank mlstpi1
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We stopped in the Lone Star Cafe for lunch on a very hot Saturday. The greeters on the river walk convinced us to give it a try. The service was a little slow, but our burgers were excellent! We ate around 1:00 in the afternoon,...More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

The good: we were seated right away, the cerveza was cold, and our server, Eric, was great. There was a mariachi group floating around the dining room. The food was okay. We were hungry, we didn't want to wait an hour at Saltgrass, and we...More

Thank Rebecca M
Reviewed 15 June 2017

This was my first time on the River Walk so we tried several places. This place has GREAT brisket but the service was terrible so I doubt I would go back

Thank 165melanien
L'Lee S, Manager at Lone Star Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2017

Thank you for sharing your experience online. We are pleased that you enjoyed your food and am so sorry that your service was lacking.

Reviewed 10 June 2017

I really wanted to like this place. We sat on the patio with a great view of the river. It took a long time to be seated and longer to be served. Once we were served, the waitress was really nice but not very attentive....More

Thank fjparol
L'Lee S, Manager at Lone Star Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2017

Thank you for choosing Lone Star Cafe. We apologize for failing to meet your expectations. Efficient and friendly service is important to us and truly wish you would have had a true Lone Star Cafe dining experience.

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Response from a1m3e | Reviewed this property |
You cannot simply answer the shirt off the website; however, you can use the websites "contact us" option to send them an email with your request and go from there.
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Response from Leslie A | Reviewed this property |
Didn't know there was one, and not sure it would have helped. We shared a meal and were STUFFED!!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 13 - USD 25
Steakhouse, American, Southwestern, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 237 Losoya St, San Antonio, TX 78205-2609
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 210-223-9374
Lone Star Café is located on the street level overlooking the beautiful San Antonio Riverwalk. Lone Star was established in 1981 to bring a taste of Texas to our locals and tourists that head downtown to dine at the river. The restaurant features, Texas favorites like Burgers, Hand Cut Steaks, and Chicken Fried Steak with hearty Gravy. Lone Star Café has the largest balcony overlooking the river, as well as indoor seating.
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