SanAntonioMark
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  • Review Count
    3
  • Helpfulness Votes
    0
  • First Review
    November 17, 2014
  • Last Review
    January 16, 2015
  • Featured Reviews
    0
  • Average Rating
    4.3
 
 
SanAntonioMark's Reviews
 
Since 1997, Paloma Blanca Mexican Cuisine has become well-known for offering much more than traditional "Tex-Mex" fare. Tempting offerings include items as varied as grilled snapper, enchiladas verdes, pozole soup, hand made flautas and tacos al pastor. For margaritas by a cool fountain, a relaxing dinner on the terrace or appetizers in our hacienda-style dining rooms, Paloma Blanca invites you to enjoy our autentico brand of Mexican cuisine and hospitality.
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Great As Always
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 1/14/2015
 2011
Dined on 1/14/2015
 2011
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Noise Level
4 / 3
Energetic
"Yet another wonderful evening at Paloma Blanca. We were even 25 minutes late to our reservation, but the host managed to accommodate us. We had a great meal with great service, notwithstanding a horribly noisy 12-person table next to us. Paloma Blanca is a mainstay restaurant in San Antonio. You cannot go wrong."
Dined on 1/14/2015
 2011
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, great for brunch, hot spot, great for lunch, scenic view, vibrant bar scene, great for outdoor dining, notable wine list, good for groups, special occasion, fit for foodies, late-night find
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San Antonio is now home to acclaimed Chef John Besh’s restaurant, Lüke, on the city's famed Riverwalk, Besh's first restaurant outside of his home state of Louisiana. The casual chic bistro features a menu of authentic Old World cuisine, combining classic German and French cooking techniques served in a warm and inviting space of stylish vintage interior, situated in San Antonio's popular downtown district.<br><br>At the helm of the kitchen of Lüke is Executive Chef John Russ, born and raised in New Orleans. At Restaurant August, Chef Russ began to form the relationship with John Besh and he learned the importance of forming relationships with farmers and fisherman, which would later be reinforced by his time working on farms in Alabama, New Hampshire, New York and Maryland. Chef Russ returned to the Besh Restaurant Group as Chef de Cuisine on the invitation of Chef Besh.<br><br>To complement its cuisine, Lüke offers an extensive wine list and beer selection.
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Very Nice Dinner
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 12/30/2014
 2011
Dined on 12/30/2014
 2011
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
4 / 3
Energetic
"Always a good evening at Luke...service, food and happy-hour prices can't be beat..."
Dined on 12/30/2014
 2011
Special Features: romantic, good for groups, hot spot, great for lunch, scenic view, special occasion, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list, great for outdoor dining
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Piatti is a contemporary neighborhood restaurant serving creative Italian cuisine with traditional influences. Servers trained to provide casual, professional service present a great wine list in this warm and friendly environment.
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Very Nice Dinner
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 11/15/2014
 2011
Dined on 11/15/2014
 2011
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
"Food and service were both very good. The staff at Piatti provides a very nice dining experience."
Dined on 11/15/2014
 2011
Special Features: hot spot, special occasion, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list
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