Essential San Antonio sushi restaurants for Japanese-inspired dining

San Antonio may be best known for homegrown specialties like Tex-Mex and barbecue, but that doesn't mean we shy away from celebrating…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Umiya
11075 W I-10 Suite 200, San Antonio, TX 78230, (210)455-0299, facebook.com/Umiya-Sushi-Seafood-Bar-104115842271860
Corpus Christi-based sushi restaurant Umiya has opened its first San Antonio location, serving all-you-can eat soups, salads, hibachi and sushi. The new eatery, which also includes a full bar, has taken over the far Northwest San Antonio space that formerly housed Drew Brees' Walk-On's Sports Bistreaux, 11075 Interstate 10 West, Suite 200. 
Photo via Facebook / Umiya Sushi Seafood & Bar
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This historic cottage for sale in San Antonio's Monte Vista area has an attic yoga and meditation space

A 1930 cottage in San Antonio's Monte Vista Historic District recently hit the market, and in addition to its distinctly Old Europe…

By San Antonio Current Staff

This historic cottage for sale in San Antonio's Monte Vista area has an attic yoga and meditation space
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Everyone we saw at this year's Alamo Area Resource Center's Annual Pride Night in San Antonio

Alamo Area Resource Center held its Annual Pride Night on Thursday at downtown-area food truck Park El Camino. AARC is a local LGBTQ+…

By Alamo Area Resource Center

Everyone we saw at this year's Alamo Area Resource Center's Annual Pride Night in San Antonio
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15 beautiful Texas Airbnbs perfect for a weekend getaway, including some near San Antonio

Airbnb is the go-to for vacation rentals, and the service has got plenty of Texas properties to choose from. That said, sometimes…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Bavarian Castle nestled in the Texas Hill Country, Burnet
$2,550 per night
The 14,000 square foot, Bavarian-inspired Falkenstein Castle in Burnet will let you live out a fantasy of European royalty in the Texas Hill Country. In addition to gorgeous architecture, the castle is furnished with over 100 works of art and other beautiful artifacts to admire, and the grounds has a 40,000 gallon koi pond with a waterfall where guests can hand-feed the fish.
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A restored 1910 home owned by the head of San Antonio's W.E. Smith Baking Powder is for sale

The name of W.E. Smith Baking Powder hasn't stood the test of time like that of other venerable San Antonio businesses such…

By San Antonio Current Staff

A restored 1910 home owned by the head of San Antonio's W.E. Smith Baking Powder is for sale
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A historic equestrian estate for sale near San Antonio sent two horses to the Tokyo Olympics

A massive equestrian estate established north of San Antonio by mid-1800s German settlers has hit the market for just under $12 million.…

By San Antonio Current Staff

A historic equestrian estate for sale near San Antonio sent two horses to the Tokyo Olympics
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Everything we saw as Glass Animals brought its Dreamland tour to San Antonio on Sunday

Glass Animals — the lovable Brits behind "Gooey," "Black Mambo" and other tunes that meld synth-pop, R&B and hip-hop with indie sensibilities…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Everything we saw as Glass Animals brought its Dreamland tour to San Antonio on Sunday
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This San Antonio home for sale was inspired by a Bali island retreat

A North San Antonio home designed by respected Austin architect Don Eckols and modeled after a Balinese retreat has gone on the…

By San Antonio Current Staff

This San Antonio home for sale was inspired by a Bali island retreat
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San Antonio's 20 must-try barbecue restaurants

Texas is the self-proclaimed barbecue capitol of the world. And who's going to argue with that? Like much of the state, San Antonio…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Smoke Shack
3714 Broadway St., (210) 957-1430,
smokeshacksa.com
Featured multiple times on Food Network, the Smoke Shack offers undeniably delicious barbecue and southern-style cooking that will amply satisfy your cravings. Grab an order of the tender, melty Brisket Grilled Cheese and you may just become a regular. 
Photo via Instagram / smokeshack
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Two San Antonio art collectors are selling their museum-like home in Terrell Hills

San Antonio art collectors Erika Ivanyi and Matthias Schubnell have listed their museum-reminiscent Terrell Hills home for just over $1.8 million, a property…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Two San Antonio art collectors are selling their museum-like home in Terrell Hills
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25 bucket list activities to do in San Antonio before summer ends

Summer's here. Time to unwind. However, with temperatures rising and the kids out of school, it can be hard to brainstorm fun…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Hit the links at Cool Crest Mini Golf
1402 Fredericksburg Rd., (210) 732-0222, coolcrestgolf.com
Did you know that SA is home to one of the oldest continuously operated mini golf courses in the world? Whether or not you're into the local history aspect, it'll be fun to grab a few friends and play a round at Cool Crest Mini Golf. 
Photo via Instagram / coolcrestgolf
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Everything we saw at the sneak preview of San Antonio's Immersive Van Gogh exhibit

After a series of delays, San Antonio's long-awaited Immersive Van Gogh installation is finally open — even if the first few weeks…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Everything we saw at the sneak preview of San Antonio's Immersive Van Gogh exhibit
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A colorful 1891 home with a storybook feel is on the market in San Antonio's Lavaca area

A late-1800s Lavaca home went on the market a month ago, and its colorful and ornate exterior give off serious storybook vibes.…

By San Antonio Current Staff

A colorful 1891 home with a storybook feel is on the market in San Antonio's Lavaca area
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The 28 hottest new restaurants and bars in San Antonio right now

We're almost halfway through 2022, and enough new dining options have sprouted up to change the face of the Alamo City's culinary…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Shin-Dig
2250 Bulverde Rd., 726-444-0091, shindigsa.com
The new bar and lounge concept from the owners of the Angry Elephant brings an upscale feel with booths for private parties and a bar with granite countertops. Shin-Dig’s opening brings a boost to Stone Oak’s upscale nightlife, open every day from noon to 2 a.m.

Photo via Instagram / theshindigsa
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This ranch near San Antonio comes with a horse racetrack and an 1800s-style saloon and jail

A 137-acre ranch that recently went on the market south of San Antonio has pretty much anything someone would want for ranch…

By San Antonio Current Staff

This ranch near San Antonio comes with a horse racetrack and an 1800s-style saloon and jail
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A beautifully restored 1928 home in San Antonio's Monte Vista area has hit the market

A 1928 home in the Monte Vista Historic District has hit the market for just under $1.1 million with many of its…

By San Antonio Current Staff

A beautifully restored 1928 home in San Antonio's Monte Vista area has hit the market
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A historic home for sale in San Antonio has Mexican hand-painted tile and a solarium

A Spanish-style home in San Antonio's Monte Vista Historic District has hit the market for $880,000 with a variety of colorful and…

By San Antonio Current Staff

A historic home for sale in San Antonio has Mexican hand-painted tile and a solarium
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This San Antonio mansion for sale is all white outside, but its interior is full of eye-popping color

A Terrell Hills home recent listed for $3.5 million is a study in contrasts. The exterior of the 6,100-square-foot, two-story property is…

By San Antonio Current Staff

This San Antonio mansion for sale is all white outside, but its interior is full of eye-popping color
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Everything we saw as the Zac Brown band helped launch San Antonio's Real Life Amphitheater

The Real Life Amphitheater in Selma welcomed its first mainstream touring act Sunday with a performance by Grammy-winning Southern rockers the Zac…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Everything we saw as the Zac Brown band helped launch San Antonio's Real Life Amphitheater
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See Which San Antonio Spots Made Yelp’s Annual Top 100 Places to Eat in Texas

Yelp just dropped their Top 100 Places to Eat in Texas, and 10 San Antonio businesses made the list this year! From…

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Comfort Cafe
2015 NE Loop 410 San Antonio, TX 78217, Phone number (512) 321-8336
“Comfort Cafe is one of my favorite spots in San Antonio! I highly recommend joining the Yelp Waitlist early before you head over, because it's such a popular place for brunch on the weekends… The pancakes are huge but they are so fluffy and tasty… Don't skip out on the hashbrown casserole either, I mean what's better than potato, cheese, and bacon?” - Elite Yelper Sarah G
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Everything we saw as Carla Morrison performed Saturday at San Antonio's Tech Port Center

Acclaimed Mexican-born singer-songwriter Carla Morrison performed Saturday at San Antonio's Tech Port Center + Arena, enrapturing the crowd with her poignant songs and…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Everything we saw as Carla Morrison performed Saturday at San Antonio's Tech Port Center
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This San Antonio mansion for sale has copper animal sculptures in the backyard and a carousel bathroom

There's no shortage of elegantly appointed homes in the San Antonio area. What's rarer is to find one that's both beautiful and…

By San Antonio Current Staff

This San Antonio mansion for sale has copper animal sculptures in the backyard and a carousel bathroom
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26 essential spots in and around San Antonio for chicken wings

You'll find little argument that chicken wings are the perfect pub food, and the Alamo City has no shortage of spots that…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Tycoon Flats
2926 N St Mary's St., (210) 320-0819, tycoonflats.net
If you’re looking to grab classic wings without the frills, look no further than Tycoon Flats. The eatery offers Buffalo, Honey BBQ or Garlic Buffalo wings with a side of ranch or blue cheese dressing.
Photo via Google Maps
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The Olmos Park home of late San Antonio socialite Louise Straus is for sale

The Olmos Park mansion of late San Antonio socialite Louise Straus has hit the market for $2.9 million, according to Bexar County…

By San Antonio Current Staff

The Olmos Park home of late San Antonio socialite Louise Straus is for sale
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22 water parks in driving distance of San Antonio that are perfect for summer fun

Summer's the time to get wet, but that doesn't mean you have to leg it all the way to the coast. Not…

By San Antonio Current Staff

JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa
23808 Resort Pkwy., (210) 276-2500, marriott.com
The JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa has its very own 9-acre water park, the River Bluff Water Experience. The park has a variety of slides, a lazy river, and multiple pools to enjoy, plus the not-so-lazy Pedernales River water ride, which promises 650-feet of swift currents meant to mimic a natural river.
Photo courtesy of JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa
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Everything we saw as Circa Survive frontman Anthony Green played San Antonio on Tuesday

In addition to fronting post-hardcore outfits such as Circa Survive and Saosin, Anthony Green somehow has found time to record and tour as…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Everything we saw as Circa Survive frontman Anthony Green played San Antonio on Tuesday
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Magical moments from Taco Fest 2022 in San Antonio's Travis Park

San Antonians love their tacos, and they also love their tunes. That much was apparent at Taco Fest: Music Y Más, held Saturday…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Magical moments from Taco Fest 2022 in San Antonio's Travis Park
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All the fun-loving folks we saw at Taco Fest, San Antonio's taco-fueled music festival

The third installment of Taco Fest: Music Y Más spiced up Travis Park on Saturday with a mix of music, food and…

By San Antonio Current Staff

All the fun-loving folks we saw at Taco Fest, San Antonio's taco-fueled music festival
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Everything we saw as hundreds took to San Antonio's streets for the Bans Off Our Bodies rally

Hundreds of San Antonians descended on Main Plaza Saturday as part of a nationwide protest against the likelihood the U.S. Supreme Court…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Everything we saw as hundreds took to San Antonio's streets for the Bans Off Our Bodies rally
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A retired AT&T exec is selling his $3.8 million Olmos Park estate with an Olympic-sized pool

Retired AT&T executive Willam E. Dreyer and his wife Linda have listed their Olmos Park home for nearly $3.8 million. Tucked at…

By San Antonio Current Staff

A retired AT&T exec is selling his $3.8 million Olmos Park estate with an Olympic-sized pool
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