February 13, 2016

18 Last-Minute San Antonio Date Ideas That Are Actually Good

We're busy guys and gals. There's no shame in forgetting to reserve a table when Valentine's Day sneaks up on us. Luckily there are plenty of spots in town perfect for casual dates come Sunday. Here are just a few places to have on your radar.
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Halcyon Southtown 
1414 S. Alamo St., (210) 277-7045, halcyoncoffeebar.com
Halcyon is a hip haunt featuring a range of cocktails and coffee drinks. Cozy up in a plush booth with an order of s'mores. 
Photo via Instagram (twentysomethingsa)
Halcyon Southtown
1414 S. Alamo St., (210) 277-7045, halcyoncoffeebar.com
Halcyon is a hip haunt featuring a range of cocktails and coffee drinks. Cozy up in a plush booth with an order of s'mores.

Photo via Instagram (twentysomethingsa)
Paramour Coffee Bar
102 9th St., (210) 340-9880, paramourbar.com
Visit the Paramour Coffee Bar during the daytime to enjoy a caffeinated beverage on the scenic balcony of this popular rooftop bar. 
Photo via Instagram (twentysomethingsa)
Paramour Coffee Bar
102 9th St., (210) 340-9880, paramourbar.com
Visit the Paramour Coffee Bar during the daytime to enjoy a caffeinated beverage on the scenic balcony of this popular rooftop bar.

Photo via Instagram (twentysomethingsa)
Rosella Coffee Co.
203 E. Jones Ave., (210) 277-8574, rosallacoffee.com
Espresso drinks, cafe fare and booze collide at Rosella, an industrial-chic coffee shop ideal for a last minute date with style. 
Photo via Instagram (jomando)
Rosella Coffee Co.
203 E. Jones Ave., (210) 277-8574, rosallacoffee.com
Espresso drinks, cafe fare and booze collide at Rosella, an industrial-chic coffee shop ideal for a last minute date with style.

Photo via Instagram (jomando)
King's Hwy Brew & Q
1012 N. Flores St., (210) 277-7174, kingshwybnq
Once known as Taps Y Tapas, King's Highway Brew & Q is the place to go for delicious meat cuts dished out by Emilio Soliz of Sweet Christi's BBQ. 
Photo via Facebook (King's Hwy Brew & Q)
King's Hwy Brew & Q
1012 N. Flores St., (210) 277-7174, kingshwybnq
Once known as Taps Y Tapas, King's Highway Brew & Q is the place to go for delicious meat cuts dished out by Emilio Soliz of Sweet Christi's BBQ.

Photo via Facebook (King's Hwy Brew & Q)
Big Daddy's Eats & Treats
228 E. Cevallos, (210) 455-3044, facebook.com/BigDaddysEatsTreats
Chill out with your sweetie and a radical raspa at Big Daddy's Eats & Treats, a mobile vintage refreshment truck operating out of a 1977 Dodge Sprinter RV. 
Photo via Instagram (twentysomethingsa)
Big Daddy's Eats & Treats
228 E. Cevallos, (210) 455-3044, facebook.com/BigDaddysEatsTreats
Chill out with your sweetie and a radical raspa at Big Daddy's Eats & Treats, a mobile vintage refreshment truck operating out of a 1977 Dodge Sprinter RV.

Photo via Instagram (twentysomethingsa)
La Botanica
2911 N. St. Mary's St., (619) 886-2594, vivalabotanica.com
Omnivores need not shy away from this quirky vegan joint. With refreshing cocktails, rivers of beer and a breezy patio, La Botanica is a perfectly casual date spot for just about anyone in town. 
Photo via Facebook (La Botanica)
La Botanica
2911 N. St. Mary's St., (619) 886-2594, vivalabotanica.com
Omnivores need not shy away from this quirky vegan joint. With refreshing cocktails, rivers of beer and a breezy patio, La Botanica is a perfectly casual date spot for just about anyone in town.

Photo via Facebook (La Botanica)
Sarika's Thai and Sushi
9620 Huebner Rd., (210) 877-0888
Sarika's Thai and Sushi is a petite spot for lunch and dinner tucked away in the sprawling Medical Center. Despite its humble strip mall digs, Sarika's is worth a try for adventurous eaters with a penchant for curry in a hurry. 
Photo via Instagram (twentysomethingsa)
Sarika's Thai and Sushi
9620 Huebner Rd., (210) 877-0888
Sarika's Thai and Sushi is a petite spot for lunch and dinner tucked away in the sprawling Medical Center. Despite its humble strip mall digs, Sarika's is worth a try for adventurous eaters with a penchant for curry in a hurry.

Photo via Instagram (twentysomethingsa)
The Luxury
103 E Jones Ave., (210) 354-2274, facebook.com/TheLuxury
Couple up at the Luxury, an offbeat counter-serve kitchen and bar for big plates of high-end chow. Definitely shoot for the stupid-good fries. 
Photo via Instagram (s.a.foodie)
The Luxury
103 E Jones Ave., (210) 354-2274, facebook.com/TheLuxury
Couple up at the Luxury, an offbeat counter-serve kitchen and bar for big plates of high-end chow. Definitely shoot for the stupid-good fries.

Photo via Instagram (s.a.foodie)
Naara Cafe and Hookah
9329 Wurzbach Rd., (210) 558-9800, naaracafe.com
Pig out on Middle Eastern fare at Naara while sharing a hookah with your date until the wee hours of the morning. 
Photo via Instagram (twentysomethingsa)
Naara Cafe and Hookah
9329 Wurzbach Rd., (210) 558-9800, naaracafe.com
Pig out on Middle Eastern fare at Naara while sharing a hookah with your date until the wee hours of the morning.

Photo via Instagram (twentysomethingsa)
Demo's Greek Food
2501 N. St. Mary's St., (210) 732-7777, demosgreekfood.com
Demo's is a Mediterranean mainstay on Saint Mary's Street. Savor staples such as chicken souvlaki while pretending you're on a Grecian adventure. 
Photo via Instagram (hannahliese)
Demo's Greek Food
2501 N. St. Mary's St., (210) 732-7777, demosgreekfood.com
Demo's is a Mediterranean mainstay on Saint Mary's Street. Savor staples such as chicken souvlaki while pretending you're on a Grecian adventure.

Photo via Instagram (hannahliese)