September 12, 2022

Celebrate Latinx Heritage Month at these Quintessential SA Spots

To celebrate Latinx Heritage Month and the rich, vibrant culture of San Antonio, Yelp curated this Collection of local eateries and foodie destinations that serves as a quintessential guide to eating your way through the Alamo City. Discover, support, and celebrate Latinx-Owned on Yelp this month—and all year long.
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Tacos and Chelas Mexican Kitchen
9902 Potranco Rd San Antonio, TX 78251, (210) 384-9145
“Everything we ordered was a home run. The ceviche, torta, birria nachos and quesadilla, and the wet burrito. Cannot wait to come back and try breakfast!” - Yelper Thomas S
Photo by Yelper Michelle M
Tacos and Chelas Mexican Kitchen
9902 Potranco Rd San Antonio, TX 78251, (210) 384-9145
“Everything we ordered was a home run. The ceviche, torta, birria nachos and quesadilla, and the wet burrito. Cannot wait to come back and try breakfast!” - Yelper Thomas S
Historic Market Square
514 W Commerce St San Antonio, TX 78207, (210) 207-8600
“My family and I had a fantastic time... WE ABSOLUTELY LOVED IT! There was live entertainment… and so many unique shops/vendors. You can spend the day there.” - Elite 
Yelper Patricia K
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Historic Market Square
514 W Commerce St San Antonio, TX 78207, (210) 207-8600
“My family and I had a fantastic time... WE ABSOLUTELY LOVED IT! There was live entertainment… and so many unique shops/vendors. You can spend the day there.” - Elite Yelper Patricia K
Carnitas Lonja
1107 Roosevelt Ave San Antonio, TX 78210, (210) 455-2105
“Truly one of the BEST things I ate in San Antonio. The meat was tender, juicy, the tortillas were fresh and soft, loved the peppers with it, and the backyard was lovely! Truly worth the hype.” - Yelper Lynn M
Photo by Yelper Maor R
Carnitas Lonja
1107 Roosevelt Ave San Antonio, TX 78210, (210) 455-2105
“Truly one of the BEST things I ate in San Antonio. The meat was tender, juicy, the tortillas were fresh and soft, loved the peppers with it, and the backyard was lovely! Truly worth the hype.” - Yelper Lynn M
Elotitos Corn Bar
1933 Fredericksburg Rd Ste 105 San Antonio, TX 78201, (726) 999-2609”Omg if you love corn, GO! The hot Cheetos corn comes with nacho cheese! Also tried the traditional and chipotle. The chipotle is delicious and not too spicy. The agua frescas are perfect with the corn and refreshing.” - Yelper Nadia M
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Elotitos Corn Bar
1933 Fredericksburg Rd Ste 105 San Antonio, TX 78201, (726) 999-2609
”Omg if you love corn, GO! The hot Cheetos corn comes with nacho cheese! Also tried the traditional and chipotle. The chipotle is delicious and not too spicy. The agua frescas are perfect with the corn and refreshing.” - Yelper Nadia M
La Panadería
301 E Houston St San Antonio, TX 78205, (210) 592-6264
“From the moment you walk in the door you can smell the fresh baked bread! This place never disappoints… it's a must try if you're looking for breakfast in the downtown San Antonio area!” - Yelper Jazzmine M
Yelper Jando S
La Panadería
301 E Houston St San Antonio, TX 78205, (210) 592-6264
“From the moment you walk in the door you can smell the fresh baked bread! This place never disappoints… it's a must try if you're looking for breakfast in the downtown San Antonio area!” - Yelper Jazzmine M
Ro-Ho Pork and Bread Tortas Ahogadas
8617 N New Braunfels Ave San Antonio, TX 78217, (210) 800-3487“I have to start by saying this was the best pork sandwich that I have ever had. I also had a carnitas taco and that taco is massive, and dripping with juice… I just ate here a week ago, and I already want to go back. Everything was so flavorful, juicy and the salsas were packed with flavor.” - Elite Yelper Kimberly C
Photo by Yelper Megan L
Ro-Ho Pork and Bread Tortas Ahogadas
8617 N New Braunfels Ave San Antonio, TX 78217, (210) 800-3487
“I have to start by saying this was the best pork sandwich that I have ever had. I also had a carnitas taco and that taco is massive, and dripping with juice… I just ate here a week ago, and I already want to go back. Everything was so flavorful, juicy and the salsas were packed with flavor.” - Elite Yelper Kimberly C
El Bucanero
16505 Blanco Rd San Antonio, TX 78232, (210) 408-9297“Best fish ever! The grilled filet was tender, flaky, and astoundingly delicious! The rice was fluffy, very tasty, and seasoned well. The refried beans were fantastic… best I've had because they tasted like my grandma's.” - Elite Yelper Diana R
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El Bucanero
16505 Blanco Rd San Antonio, TX 78232, (210) 408-9297
“Best fish ever! The grilled filet was tender, flaky, and astoundingly delicious! The rice was fluffy, very tasty, and seasoned well. The refried beans were fantastic… best I've had because they tasted like my grandma's.” - Elite Yelper Diana R
Honchos - The House of Churros
5800 Babcock Rd San Antonio, TX 78240, (210) 760-0377“Life is better with churros. This isn't a fact of life per se, it's the consensus for anyone who tries these delicious churro concoctions… They've managed to perfect the ideal consistency, crispiness, and texture of a delicious churro. They have a number of fillings, all of which are delicious. With options like condensed milk or nutella, there isn't a wrong choice.” - Elite Yelper Jando S
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Honchos - The House of Churros
5800 Babcock Rd San Antonio, TX 78240, (210) 760-0377
“Life is better with churros. This isn't a fact of life per se, it's the consensus for anyone who tries these delicious churro concoctions… They've managed to perfect the ideal consistency, crispiness, and texture of a delicious churro. They have a number of fillings, all of which are delicious. With options like condensed milk or nutella, there isn't a wrong choice.” - Elite Yelper Jando S
Folklores Coffee House
1526 E Grayson San Antonio, TX 78208, (210) 455-0360“Folklores is a super fun, tiny little shop right across the street from Ft Sam's Quadrangle, with a menu of really unique coffee drinks… Pumpkin Churro (swoon!) has become my go-to for autumn.” - Elite Yelper Christine M
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Folklores Coffee House
1526 E Grayson San Antonio, TX 78208, (210) 455-0360
“Folklores is a super fun, tiny little shop right across the street from Ft Sam's Quadrangle, with a menu of really unique coffee drinks… Pumpkin Churro (swoon!) has become my go-to for autumn.” - Elite Yelper Christine M
El Paraiso de Mexico
10029 San Pedro Ave ste 105 San Antonio, TX 78216, (210) 382-2184
“First off, I love the hole in the wall vibe… The mangonada is legendary… honestly the mango part of that was AHMAZING.” - Elite Yelper Stephen M
Photo by Yelper Tracy L
El Paraiso de Mexico
10029 San Pedro Ave ste 105 San Antonio, TX 78216, (210) 382-2184
“First off, I love the hole in the wall vibe… The mangonada is legendary… honestly the mango part of that was AHMAZING.” - Elite Yelper Stephen M