25 San Antonio restaurants that opened during the pandemic that you might have missed

Despite the many hardships that faced the bar and restaurant industry last year — thanks, COVID — San Antonio is now awash…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Hops & Hounds
13838 Jones Maltsberger Rd., facebook.com/Hops-Hounds-113122597047363
If you’re looking to spend more time outdoors, look no further than this new dog-friendly joint in Northeast San Antonio. Hops & Hounds specializes in classic American bites, adult beverages and space for the little ones and pups to play. 
Photo via Instagram /  
hopshoundssa
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25 Hottest San Antonio Food Trucks Serving Up Summertime Eats

Summer is the perfect time to get your food truck game on, so we rounded up 25 of San Antonio's popular ones…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Mr. Fish
 14530 Roadrunner Way, facebook.com/MrFishTX
Nothing says 'summer' like an order of crisp, fresh fish tacos, and Mr. Fish has got a serious handle on those. Each part of the taco — from the tortilla to the toppings — is prepared with expertise, so you know you'll be getting a hearty, tasty meal when you mosey up to this window. 
Photo via Instagram /  mr.fishtexas
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21 Essential San Antonio Sushi Joints Offering Food To-Go

There's something special about being seated at a sushi bar and losing yourself in watching the deft hand of a sushi master…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Wasabi
9921 I-10 Frontage Rd, 210-877-2300, wasabisanantonio.com/
Try the seared scallops and maki rolls with a serving of Sho Chiko Bai Nigori sake. This spot is also a great option for happy hour specials. 
Photo via Instagram /  wasabisushisa
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The 25 Best Restaurants in San Antonio for Takeout and Delivery, According to Yelp

For many of us, the COVID-19 pandemic makes dining out an uneasy experience. As a result, San Antonians are turning to restaurants…

By San Antonio Current Staff

18. J-Prime Steakhouse
1401 N Loop 1604 W, (210) 764-1604, jprimesteakhouse.com
18. J Prime is a go-to for a lot of San Antonians who are looking to splurge a little for a special occasion, and even though COVID-19 has slowed the restaurant industry down exponentially, diners are still braving the pandemic for amazing food and service. Brandy G. said, “Do yourself a favor, and the next time you want to splurge on dinner or are celebrating a special occasion, let the team at J Prime take care of you.” 
Photo via Instagram /  jprimesteakhouse
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26 Essential South Side San Antonio Restaurants to Try Right Now

While the food scene of San Antonio has been changing in a major way the last few months (thanks, COVID-19), there's something…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Don Pedro Mexican Restaurant
1526 SW Military Dr., (210) 922-3511, donpedro.com
If you want to dine like a true Southsider, hit up Don Pedro for some margs, and food of course. They just reopened their dining room, but you can also get the Don’s eats via curbside and takeout. 
Photo via Instagram /  donpedrotx
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22 San Antonio Restaurants We've Said Goodbye to So Far in 2020

Over recent weeks, the COVID-19 pandemic has claimed San Antonio dining favorites including San Antonio staple The Spaghetti Warehouse and Noodle Tree,…

By San Antonio Current Staff

El Bosque Mexican Restaurant
12656 West Ave
After more than 40 years in business, El Bosque Mexican Restaurant on SA’s North side closed earlier this month, citing the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. El Bosque shared space with Two Bros. BBQ Market in a shady oak grove near Austin Highway. Owner Carmen Gonzalez hopes to reopen the concept at a different, smaller location in the future. 
Photo via Instagram /  
do210
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Everything We Saw as San Antonio Bars Reopened on Friday

Bars across Texas reopened at 25% occupancy Friday after Gov. Greg Abbott's latest order restarting the state's economy. Clearly, lots of Alamo…

By Sanford Nowlin

Everything We Saw as San Antonio Bars Reopened on Friday
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In a Takeout Rut? We Asked 15 San Antonio Chefs What They've Been Ordering While Quarantined

As of Friday, San Antonio restaurants are able to open their dining rooms at 50% capacity under Phase 2 of Governor Abbott's…

By Nina Rangel

Botika
303 Pearl Parkway #111, (210) 670-7684, botikapearl.com
The Dragon Dinner at Botika has become chef Geronimo Lopez’s go-to when he needs a meal to-go. The meal feeds four, and includes all of his favorite things: whole roasted chicken with anticuchero marinade & chimichurri, potstickers, egg rolls, steamed rice, corn salsa, salad and dessert. 
Photo courtesy Geronimo Lopez
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