25 San Antonio Diners and Cafes You Should Be Spending More Time At

If you're looking for a no-frills kind of place where you'll always find a comforting meal, look no further. Here are 25 of our favorite diners and cafes in San Antonio.
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Twin Sisters Bakery & Cafe
6322 N. New Braunfels Ave., (210) 822-0761
Get back to basics with delicious and soul-warming food at Twin Sisters.
Photo via Instagram,  kimternan
Twin Sisters Bakery & Cafe 6322 N. New Braunfels Ave., (210) 822-0761
Get back to basics with delicious and soul-warming food at Twin Sisters.
Photo via Instagram, kimternan
Blanco Cafe
multiple locations, blancocafe.net
Home to some of the best enchiladas in the city, Blanco Cafe is a favorite among locals and tourists alike. If you've never stopped into this San Antonio diner, be sure to make a trip soon.
Photo via Instagram,  anniecatherine
Blanco Cafe
multiple locations, blancocafe.net
Home to some of the best enchiladas in the city, Blanco Cafe is a favorite among locals and tourists alike. If you've never stopped into this San Antonio diner, be sure to make a trip soon.
Photo via Instagram, anniecatherine
Lulu’s Bakery & Cafe
918 N. Main, (210) 951-2802, luluscafeinsa.com
Home of the famous 3-pound cinnamon roll, Lulu’s has been serving up sizeable portions for years. If you’re looking for a hearty square meal at a nice price, Lulu’s is the diner for you. 
Photo via Instagram,  hangrymarz
Lulu’s Bakery & Cafe
918 N. Main, (210) 951-2802, luluscafeinsa.com
Home of the famous 3-pound cinnamon roll, Lulu’s has been serving up sizeable portions for years. If you’re looking for a hearty square meal at a nice price, Lulu’s is the diner for you.
Photo via Instagram, hangrymarz
Maria’s Cafe
1105 Nogalitos St., (210) 227-700
In need of a hug but in the form of warm, delicious food? Maria's will make all your problems ago away.
Photo via Instagram,  luna8190
Maria’s Cafe
1105 Nogalitos St., (210) 227-700 In need of a hug but in the form of warm, delicious food? Maria's will make all your problems ago away.
Photo via Instagram, luna8190
Abel’s Diner
17327 N Interstate Hwy. 35 Suite 200, Schertz, (210) 651-9606
When you're in need of some comfort food and at a place that feels like home, Abel's Diner has got your back.
Photo via Instagram,  i_eat_texas
Abel’s Diner
17327 N Interstate Hwy. 35 Suite 200, Schertz, (210) 651-9606
When you're in need of some comfort food and at a place that feels like home, Abel's Diner has got your back.
Photo via Instagram, i_eat_texas
Oasis Mexican Cafe
210 McCullough Ave., (210) 229-9966
You'll love the environment here almost as much as you'll love the food.
Photo via Instagram,  lily.a.paris
Oasis Mexican Cafe
210 McCullough Ave., (210) 229-9966
You'll love the environment here almost as much as you'll love the food.
Photo via Instagram, lily.a.paris
410 Diner
8315 Broadway St., (210) 822-6246
https://www.instagram.com/p/BHrC5DeDjDy/?taken-at=1112814
Do you ever want to feel like you’re in a Norman Rockwell painting? Well, this retro 1950’s-style restaurant can make that happen. At 410 Diner, you can enjoy a wide variety of classic American dishes, all while taking in the rich historic atmosphere. 
Photo via Instagram,  ashleybrookejames
410 Diner
8315 Broadway St., (210) 822-6246
https://www.instagram.com/p/BHrC5DeDjDy/?taken-at=1112814 Do you ever want to feel like you’re in a Norman Rockwell painting? Well, this retro 1950’s-style restaurant can make that happen. At 410 Diner, you can enjoy a wide variety of classic American dishes, all while taking in the rich historic atmosphere.
Photo via Instagram, ashleybrookejames
Earl Abel’s Restaurant
1201 Austin Hwy., (210) 822-3358
Earl Abel’s Restaurant has a long history of serving delicious home-style meals to San Antonio locals. Although the atmosphere of this vintage diner may feel like a blast from the past, its food is just as tasty as it was in the good ol’ days.
Photo via Instagram,  bengreene
Earl Abel’s Restaurant
1201 Austin Hwy., (210) 822-3358
Earl Abel’s Restaurant has a long history of serving delicious home-style meals to San Antonio locals. Although the atmosphere of this vintage diner may feel like a blast from the past, its food is just as tasty as it was in the good ol’ days.
Photo via Instagram, bengreene
La Villita Cafe
418 Villita St., (210) 223-4700, lavillitacafe.com
Find yourself at home with these tacos at La Villita Cafe.
Photo via Instagram,  aivisaur
La Villita Cafe
418 Villita St., (210) 223-4700, lavillitacafe.com
Find yourself at home with these tacos at La Villita Cafe.
Photo via Instagram, aivisaur
Jim’s 
Multiple locations,  jimsrestaurants.com
You already know that you love this place, but are you spending enough time at your neighborhood Jim's? Trick question: you can always spend enough time here.
Photo via Instagram,  onlyoncaturdays
Jim’s
Multiple locations, jimsrestaurants.com
You already know that you love this place, but are you spending enough time at your neighborhood Jim's? Trick question: you can always spend enough time here.
Photo via Instagram, onlyoncaturdays