September 14, 2018

24 Awesome Restaurants That Opened in San Antonio This Summer

The food scene changed a bunch this summer! From completely new coffee shops to second locations in pizza, popsicles and poke, here's our fav spots that popped up this past season.
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PRESS Coffee
4035 Broadway St, (210) 602-6590, presscoffeesa.com
PRESS is back after a nearly 10-month hiatus. A dramatic spike in rent forced the owners out of the French Place shop, but they’re back with a vengeance at the Boardwalk on Broadway. Fresh coffe and treats from local shops are just waiting to be enjoyed on the patio.
Photo via Instagram / 0hshittheregoestheplanet
PRESS Coffee
4035 Broadway St, (210) 602-6590, presscoffeesa.com
PRESS is back after a nearly 10-month hiatus. A dramatic spike in rent forced the owners out of the French Place shop, but they’re back with a vengeance at the Boardwalk on Broadway. Fresh coffe and treats from local shops are just waiting to be enjoyed on the patio.
Photo via Instagram / 0hshittheregoestheplanet
Churroholic
4138 S New Braunfels Ave #103, (210) 817-6206, churroholic.com
The California-based franchise landed in SA last month, prompting long lines from day one. A look at the menu and you’ll understand why. Located on the city’s Southeast side, you’ll be able to enjoy decked out churros with glazes, as an ice cream sandwich, offered a la mode, and more. Check it soon if you haven’t already.
Photo via Instagram / jesselizarraras
Churroholic
4138 S New Braunfels Ave #103, (210) 817-6206, churroholic.com
The California-based franchise landed in SA last month, prompting long lines from day one. A look at the menu and you’ll understand why. Located on the city’s Southeast side, you’ll be able to enjoy decked out churros with glazes, as an ice cream sandwich, offered a la mode, and more. Check it soon if you haven’t already.
Photo via Instagram / jesselizarraras
South BBQ & Kitchen
2011 Mission Rd, (210) 437-0070, southbbqkitchen.com
Located on the South Side, South BBQ & Kitchenopened just in time for Memorial Day shenanigans. Offering a mixture of Tex-Mex and barbecue, the Mission Road eatery’s menu features options like brisket, St. Louis spare ribs, pulled pork and chicken quarters, and a selection of pickled items and sides, namely frijoles a la charra and Spanish-style rice.
Photo via Instagram / kodymelton
South BBQ & Kitchen
2011 Mission Rd, (210) 437-0070, southbbqkitchen.com
Located on the South Side, South BBQ & Kitchenopened just in time for Memorial Day shenanigans. Offering a mixture of Tex-Mex and barbecue, the Mission Road eatery’s menu features options like brisket, St. Louis spare ribs, pulled pork and chicken quarters, and a selection of pickled items and sides, namely frijoles a la charra and Spanish-style rice.
Photo via Instagram / kodymelton
The Ramen Bar at The Cherrity Bar
302 Montana St, (210) 559-0421, cherritybar.com
The newest of this roundup, the folks behind Kimura make getting tasty AF ramen a bit easier. Rather than dealing with the hecticness of the Downtown, you can get your ramen fix next to the Alamodome at the Cherrity Bar. Slurp on your noodles and then grab some drinks – don’t worry, it’s for a good cause.
Photo via Instagram / cinderfoodie
The Ramen Bar at The Cherrity Bar
302 Montana St, (210) 559-0421, cherritybar.com
The newest of this roundup, the folks behind Kimura make getting tasty AF ramen a bit easier. Rather than dealing with the hecticness of the Downtown, you can get your ramen fix next to the Alamodome at the Cherrity Bar. Slurp on your noodles and then grab some drinks – don’t worry, it’s for a good cause.
Photo via Instagram / cinderfoodie
The Juice Experiment
3438 N St Mary's St, facebook.com
The Art of Donut owners decided to go healthy for their side-venture, located right next to the St. Mary’s Street shop. If you feel guilty about devouring the decadent donuts, stop by The Juice Experiment and choose from slew of salads, juices and smoothies. We promise they’re just as tasty.
Photo via Instagram / safood.e
The Juice Experiment
3438 N St Mary's St, facebook.com
The Art of Donut owners decided to go healthy for their side-venture, located right next to the St. Mary’s Street shop. If you feel guilty about devouring the decadent donuts, stop by The Juice Experiment and choose from slew of salads, juices and smoothies. We promise they’re just as tasty.
Photo via Instagram / safood.e
Hula Poke in Helotes
11830 Bandera Rd, Helotes, (210) 281-4049, facebook.com/HulaPokeBandera
Hula Poke has been popping off this year with their most recent opening in Helotes in early June. From the owners behind Rolling Fish Sushirritos and Poke, the shop offers refreshingly tasty DIY poke bowls and salads.
Photo via Instagram / stine.eats
Hula Poke in Helotes
11830 Bandera Rd, Helotes, (210) 281-4049, facebook.com/HulaPokeBandera
Hula Poke has been popping off this year with their most recent opening in Helotes in early June. From the owners behind Rolling Fish Sushirritos and Poke, the shop offers refreshingly tasty DIY poke bowls and salads.
Photo via Instagram / stine.eats
Dough Pizzeria Napoletana at Yanaguana Garden
518 South Alamo Street, (210) 227-2900, doughpizzeria.com
Dough opened a second San Antonio location right in the heart of the city. As one of the tenants at Yanaguana Garden inside Hemisfair Park, Dough allows park-goers to enjoy fresh mozzarella and Neapolitan-style pizzas.
Photo via Instagram / tonyamla
Dough Pizzeria Napoletana at Yanaguana Garden
518 South Alamo Street, (210) 227-2900, doughpizzeria.com
Dough opened a second San Antonio location right in the heart of the city. As one of the tenants at Yanaguana Garden inside Hemisfair Park, Dough allows park-goers to enjoy fresh mozzarella and Neapolitan-style pizzas.
Photo via Instagram / tonyamla
Pluckers
14881 I-35, Selma, (210) 655-9464, pluckers.com
The wait was finally over for many anxious San Antonians when Pluckers opened in July. Though all the way out in Selma, the Alamo City can enjoy freshly-made wings and Holy Macaroni without driving all the way up to San Marcos or Austin.
Photo via Instagram / adam.eats.n.drinks
Pluckers
14881 I-35, Selma, (210) 655-9464, pluckers.com
The wait was finally over for many anxious San Antonians when Pluckers opened in July. Though all the way out in Selma, the Alamo City can enjoy freshly-made wings and Holy Macaroni without driving all the way up to San Marcos or Austin.
Photo via Instagram / adam.eats.n.drinks
Koi Poke Sushi & Burrito
7211 Green Glen Drive, Suite 102, (210) 451-0050
The team at Koi Kawa dipped into the world of poke and sushi burritos in late August with the opening of Koi Poke. Located near UTSA, this trendy spot offers DIY bowls with either two or three protein choices.
Photo via Instagram / koi_poke_sushi_burrito
Koi Poke Sushi & Burrito
7211 Green Glen Drive, Suite 102, (210) 451-0050
The team at Koi Kawa dipped into the world of poke and sushi burritos in late August with the opening of Koi Poke. Located near UTSA, this trendy spot offers DIY bowls with either two or three protein choices.
Photo via Instagram / koi_poke_sushi_burrito
Just the Drip
24188 Boerne Stage Rd, facebook.com
The Point Park & Eats added more java to the mix with the opening of Just the Drip in mid-August. The shop features coffee by Quantum Coffee Roasters, cookies and baked goods by Chocollazo, and macarons by Dreamy Sweets by Blondee.
Photo via Instagram / eatablemedia
Just the Drip
24188 Boerne Stage Rd, facebook.com
The Point Park & Eats added more java to the mix with the opening of Just the Drip in mid-August. The shop features coffee by Quantum Coffee Roasters, cookies and baked goods by Chocollazo, and macarons by Dreamy Sweets by Blondee.
Photo via Instagram / eatablemedia