January 29, 2016

20 San Antonio dishes under $10 you should be eating ASAP

Certain times call for a quick breakfast, a breezy lunch on the go or a good ol' dinnertime snackin' after work; and, regardless of your finances on any given day, you deserve a solid dining experience for your hard-earned cash. With that in mind, we've gathered an assortment of affordable options in the realm of $10 that would impress the most die-hard foodie.
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Hot Joy 
1014 S. Alamo St., (210) 368-9324, hotjoysa.com
Hot Joy features their killer wings on Wednesday for just $5. 
Photo via Instagram (hotjoysa)
Hot Joy
1014 S. Alamo St., (210) 368-9324, hotjoysa.com
Hot Joy features their killer wings on Wednesday for just $5.

Photo via Instagram (hotjoysa)
Barbaro
2720 McCullough Ave., (210) 320-2261, barbarosanantonio.com
Swing by Barbaro on a Monday evening for a large rustic wood-fired pizza at the price of only $10. Take a risk on the absurdly delectable kale, hashbrown and taleggio pizza lightly drizzled with warm honey. 
Photo via Facebook (Barbaro)
Barbaro
2720 McCullough Ave., (210) 320-2261, barbarosanantonio.com
Swing by Barbaro on a Monday evening for a large rustic wood-fired pizza at the price of only $10. Take a risk on the absurdly delectable kale, hashbrown and taleggio pizza lightly drizzled with warm honey.

Photo via Facebook (Barbaro)
Cerroni’s Purple Garlic 
1017 Austin Hwy., (210) 822-2300, cerronispurplegarlic.com
Cerroni’s Purple Garlic delivers on the cheap with their Greek salad for $6.95 and hot grilled paninis for $7.95. 
Photo via Instagram (susiethefoodie)
Cerroni’s Purple Garlic
1017 Austin Hwy., (210) 822-2300, cerronispurplegarlic.com
Cerroni’s Purple Garlic delivers on the cheap with their Greek salad for $6.95 and hot grilled paninis for $7.95.

Photo via Instagram (susiethefoodie)
Pho Cong Ly
300 W. Bitters Road, (210) 499-5572
The most commonly ordered item at Pho Cong Ly is the P2 ($7.65), which combines the rich broth with eye round steak and a fresh batch of accouterments to put in your bowl. 
Photo via Instagram (bryceconstantino)
Pho Cong Ly
300 W. Bitters Road, (210) 499-5572
The most commonly ordered item at Pho Cong Ly is the P2 ($7.65), which combines the rich broth with eye round steak and a fresh batch of accouterments to put in your bowl.

Photo via Instagram (bryceconstantino)
El Gallito De Jalisco 
9226 Wurzbach Road, (210) 614-7114 
Mini tacos are perfect for any day of the week and any meal of the day and El Gallito serves up their five mini tacos and a soda all for $6.50 every week. Don’t miss the burritos for $4.50. 
Photo via Facebook (El Gallito De Jalisco Mobile Taco Truck)
El Gallito De Jalisco
9226 Wurzbach Road, (210) 614-7114
Mini tacos are perfect for any day of the week and any meal of the day and El Gallito serves up their five mini tacos and a soda all for $6.50 every week. Don’t miss the burritos for $4.50.

Photo via Facebook (El Gallito De Jalisco Mobile Taco Truck)
Burger Boy 
2323 N. St. Mary’s St., (210) 735-1955
The Bates Special at Burger Boy includes a famous burger boy with crinkle-cut fries and a regular drink for $4.95. But, we suggest upgrading to a milkshake for a few extra bucks. 
Photo via Instagram (moxymenace)
Burger Boy
2323 N. St. Mary’s St., (210) 735-1955
The Bates Special at Burger Boy includes a famous burger boy with crinkle-cut fries and a regular drink for $4.95. But, we suggest upgrading to a milkshake for a few extra bucks.

Photo via Instagram (moxymenace)
El Milagrito Cafe 
521 E. Woodlawn Ave., (210) 737-8646, elmilagritocafe.com
Enjoy a delicious breakfast special from El Milagrito Cafe for $5.79. Bonus: Load up on the spicy green salsa. 
Photo via Instagram (elmilagritocafe)
El Milagrito Cafe
521 E. Woodlawn Ave., (210) 737-8646, elmilagritocafe.com
Enjoy a delicious breakfast special from El Milagrito Cafe for $5.79. Bonus: Load up on the spicy green salsa.

Photo via Instagram (elmilagritocafe)
Lüke San Antonio
125 E. Houston St., (210) 960-1854, lukesanantonio.com
Plan an affordable power lunch at Lüke. The chic brasserie offers daily express lunch plates for $10 with your choice between red beans and rice or breaded pork chops on Monday, or the shrimp Creole served with rice on Fridays.

Photo via Facebook (Lu?ke San Antonio River Walk)
Green Vegetarian Cuisine 
Multiple locations
Breakfast is a safe bet for a solid, cheap meal at Green Vegetarian Cuisine. Choose from either a short stack for $6 or a tall stack for $7, with your choice of either regular or sweet potato pancakes. 
Photo via Facebook (Green Vegetarian Cuisine)
Green Vegetarian Cuisine
Multiple locations
Breakfast is a safe bet for a solid, cheap meal at Green Vegetarian Cuisine. Choose from either a short stack for $6 or a tall stack for $7, with your choice of either regular or sweet potato pancakes.

Photo via Facebook (Green Vegetarian Cuisine)
Sichuan Cuisine
2347 NW Military Hwy., (210) 525-8118, sichuansa.com
Start your lunch off with an appetizer of eight pot stickers for $4.95 and order one of their lunch plates such as lemon chicken, beef and broccoli, or the sweet and sour chicken, served with a side of fried or steamed rice, egg roll and a soup for $6.95. 
Photo via Instagram (heavy_breather)
Sichuan Cuisine
2347 NW Military Hwy., (210) 525-8118, sichuansa.com
Start your lunch off with an appetizer of eight pot stickers for $4.95 and order one of their lunch plates such as lemon chicken, beef and broccoli, or the sweet and sour chicken, served with a side of fried or steamed rice, egg roll and a soup for $6.95.

Photo via Instagram (heavy_breather)