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Mama's Cafe, San Antonio, TX

Mama's Cafe

4.6
4.6
242 Reviews
$30 and under
American
  • Neighbourhood gem
  • Great for brunch
  • Lively
San Antonio's best family-owned homestyle comfort food restaurant serving Texas inspired made-from-scratch daily breakfast, lunch, happy hour, and dinner. Enjoy our famous fried mushrooms, best pancakes in town, chicken fried American wagyu steak, Texas beers on tap, or one of our handmade craft cocktails. Join us in one of our dining rooms, at the bar, or outside on our dog-friendly and beautiful patio/beer garden.

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2 people

7:00 p.m.


Booked 31 times today

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Additional information

  • Dining style
    Casual Dining
  • Price
    $30 and under
  • Cuisines
    American
  • Hours of Operation
    Breakfast Mon–Fri 8:00 am–3:00 pm Lunch Mon–Fri 8:00 am–3:00 pm Brunch Sat, Sun 9:00 am–3:00 pm Dinner Tue–Fri 5:00 pm–9:00 pm Sat, Sun 3:00 pm–9:00 pm Happy Hour Tue–Fri 3:00 pm–6:00 pm
  • Phone number
    (210) 826-8303
  • Payment Options
    Discover, Mastercard, Visa
  • Dress Code
    Casual Dress
  • Neighbourhood
    Alamo Heights
  • Cross Street
    Nacogdoches and 410
  • Parking Details
    Private Lot
  • Additional
    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Dog Friendly, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Happy Hour, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

What 242 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

4.6
4.6 based on recent ratings
  • 4.6Food
  • 4.7Service
  • 4.4Ambience
  • 4.4Value

NoiseModerate

Loved For

  • San Antonio

    Great for brunch

  • San Antonio

    Healthy

  • San Antonio

    Neighbourhood gem

  • San Antonio

    American

  • San Antonio

    Great for brunch

  • San Antonio

    Healthy

  • San Antonio

    Neighbourhood gem

  • San Antonio

    American

242 Reviews
  1. OpenTable Diner

    San Antonio

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined 3 days ago

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    This is always a great go to spot and the food never disappoints! The lattes are amaze-balls, and the biscuit and gravy is always filling!

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  2. OpenTable Diner

    Memphis

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 5, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We sat at the bar for a late lunch. The fried mushrooms were delicious & then we shared a hamburger & onion rings. The food was wonderful! I had a hibiscus jalapeño margarita, yum! Love this restaurant!

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  3. OpenTable Diner

    New York City

    1 review

    2.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 2, 2024

    1. Overall 2
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 2
    4. Ambience 3
    We went during happy hour and the margaritas were horrible. They tasted like lemonade you could not taste any tequila. We tried three different red wines and they were all horrible. The hamburger was very good. They obviously did not have enough service because it was very very slow. 

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  4. Luvnewyork

    San Antonio

    8 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    8 reviews

    Dined on June 30, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    The waitress was awesome The food was ok The food was a little pricey!

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  5. gmblock

    San Antonio

    28 reviews

    5.0

    28 reviews

    Dined on June 29, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The new Mama's menu is diverse and homestyle, with something for every taste. The new outdoor area is quiet and intimate. The wine and cocktail list was surprising. The service was friendly and thoughtful.

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  6. OpenTable Diner

    San Francisco

    5 reviews

    4.0

    5 reviews

    Dined on June 29, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 3
    Staff friendly and attentive, the atmosphere was pleasant. The food was good for the value, but lacked flavor. The libations were very good.

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  7. DavieS

    San Antonio

    33 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    33 reviews

    Dined on June 29, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    The food and service at Mama’s is excellent. But the noise level when the restaurant is busy is very loud. At our table of four, we could not carry out a normal conversation. We were there on Saturday morning at 11:00. I recommend dining there on days and hours when it is not so busy. I will eat there again but on a different day and time.

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  8. Ryantm3

    San Antonio

    12 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    12 reviews

    Dined on June 24, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    I’ve passed this place maybe 100 times. Recently saw it on a San Antonio foodie blog and thought I’d give it a try. It did not disappoint. Great breakfast, amazing salad, and great service!

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  9. SAFoodie

    San Antonio

    20 reviews

    3.0

    20 reviews

    Dined on June 22, 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    I love mama's cafe for dinner, but I won't go there for breakfast again. I ordered the old fashioned breakfast of two eggs, hash-browns, toast, and bacon. It was ok, the bacon and hash browns were a little salty. The price a little expensive for what it was.

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  10. OpenTable Diner

    San Antonio

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on June 15, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great food, great service, we always have a good experience here. We had picky eaters and guests with dairy allergies and everyone had a great meal.

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Mama's Cafe is rated 4.6 stars by 242 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

Make a reservation

2 people

7:00 p.m.


Booked 31 times today

Order delivery or takeout

Google Map for Mama's Cafe

2442 Nacogdoches Rd, San Antonio, TX 78217-6023

Additional information

  • Cross Street
    Nacogdoches and 410
  • Neighbourhood
    Alamo Heights
  • Hours of Operation
    Breakfast Mon–Fri 8:00 am–3:00 pm Lunch Mon–Fri 8:00 am–3:00 pm Brunch Sat, Sun 9:00 am–3:00 pm Dinner Tue–Fri 5:00 pm–9:00 pm Sat, Sun 3:00 pm–9:00 pm Happy Hour Tue–Fri 3:00 pm–6:00 pm
  • Price
    $30 and under
  • Cuisines
    American
  • Dining style
    Casual Dining
  • Dress Code
    Casual Dress
  • Parking Details
    Private Lot
  • Payment Options
    Discover, Mastercard, Visa
  • Additional
    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Dog Friendly, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Happy Hour, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
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