Highest-rated cheap eats in San Antonio, according to Tripadvisor

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July 22, 2022
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Highest-rated cheap eats in San Antonio, according to Tripadvisor

With the advent of Big Data, it's easier than ever to quantify what people like around the globe. And when it comes to food—particularly easy, cheap eats—Americans have very specific opinions. Dining brands in U.S. have a long and storied history, and whether they're fast food, fast-casual, high-end, or super cheap, American restaurants offer something for almost everyone.

Stacker compiled a list of the highest rated restaurants in San Antonio that are listed as "cheap eats" on Tripadvisor. Tripadvisor rankings factor in the average rating and number of reviews. Some restaurants on the list may have recently closed. Easy, inexpensive options here run the gamut of cuisine, service options, and styles. The restaurants on this list are chock-full of variety, mixing ethnicities, food regions, and cultures into steaming melting pots of deliciousness.

Anyone reading the list will surely see some favorite eateries and classic go-to restaurants. Keep reading to see if any of your favorite cheap eateries made the list.

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#30. Fattboy Burgers & Dogs

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (82 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 2345 Vance Jackson Rd, San Antonio, TX 78213-3922
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#29. La Jalisco

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (87 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Mexican
- Address: 130 E Main Plz, San Antonio, TX 78205-2715
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#28. Wraptitude

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (44 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Address: 23210 FM 3009, San Antonio, TX 78266-2625
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#27. Lula's Mexican Cafe

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (47 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (5.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Mexican, Southwestern
- Address: 115 E Travis St, San Antonio, TX 78205-1611
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#26. Guajillo's The Shortcut to Mexico

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (224 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Mexican, Latin
- Address: 1001 NW Loop 410, San Antonio, TX 78213-2285
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#25. Barbecue Station Restaurant

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (133 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 1610 NE Loop 410, San Antonio, TX 78209-1606
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#24. Teka Molino

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (100 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, Mexican
- Address: 7231 San Pedro Ave, San Antonio, TX 78216-6223
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#23. Cheesy Jane's

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (108 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Address: 4200 Broadway St, San Antonio, TX 78209-6317
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#22. Longhorn Cafe

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (169 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Address: 17625 Blanco Rd Ste 1, San Antonio, TX 78232-1043
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#21. Justin's Ice Cream

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (204 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Dessert, American
- Address: 245 E Commerce St, San Antonio, TX 78205-2902
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#20. Sam's Burger Joint

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (196 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 330 E Grayson St, San Antonio, TX 78215-1228
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#19. Sanchos Cantina and Cocina

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (96 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (5.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Mexican, Bar
- Address: 628 Jackson St Off San Pedro near Cypress, San Antonio, TX 78212
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#18. Torchys Tacos

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (171 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, Mexican
- Address: 999 E. Basse Road #183, San Antonio, TX 78209
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#17. Wrigleyville Grill

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (95 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 602 NW Loop 410 Ste 146, San Antonio, TX 78216-5536
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#16. The Station Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (87 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 108 King William, San Antonio, TX 78204-1311
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#15. Mrs. Kitchen Soul Food Restaurant & Bakery

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (72 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Address: 2242 E Commerce St, San Antonio, TX 78203-1902
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#14. Sip Brew Bar & Eatery

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (266 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea, American
- Address: 160 E Houston St, San Antonio, TX 78205-2223
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#13. Gino's Deli & Ice House

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (54 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (5.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Deli
- Address: 13210 Huebner Rd, San Antonio, TX 78230-2072
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#12. La Villita Cafe

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (359 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 418 Villita St # 9, San Antonio, TX 78205-2908
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#11. Local Coffee at the Pearl Brewery

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (119 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea, Cafe
- Address: 302 Pearl Pkwy Suite 118, San Antonio, TX 78215-1286
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#10. Pancake Joes

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (206 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Address: 1011 Donaldson Ave, San Antonio, TX 78228-5102
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#9. The Friendly Spot Ice House

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (244 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (3.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Address: 943 S Alamo St, San Antonio, TX 78205-3438
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#8. Lick Honest Ice Creams

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (258 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Dessert, American
- Address: 312 Pearl Pkwy Bldg 2 Ste 2101, San Antonio, TX 78215-1292
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#7. Tito's Restaurant Y Cantina

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (332 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Mexican, Southwestern
- Address: 955 S Alamo St, San Antonio, TX 78205-3438
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#6. Schilo's

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (2,081 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, German
- Address: 424 E Commerce St, San Antonio, TX 78205-2629
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#5. Chris Madrids

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (573 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 1900 Blanco Rd, San Antonio, TX 78212-2617
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#4. Pete's Tako House

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (225 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Mexican, Southwestern
- Address: 502 Brooklyn Ave, San Antonio, TX 78215-1700
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#3. The Original Blanco Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (511 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Mexican, Southwestern
- Address: 419 N Saint Marys St, San Antonio, TX 78205-1703
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#2. Green Vegetarian Cuisine

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (522 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Address: 200 E Grayson St Ste 120 Suite 940, San Antonio, TX 78215-1269
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#1. Pollos Asados Los Nortenos

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (942 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (5.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Mexican, Latin
- Address: 4642 Rigsby Ave This restaurant has re-opened. I went there a few days ago., San Antonio, TX 78222-1266
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