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Willies Grill & Icehouse

15801 San Pedro Ave, San Antonio, TX 78232-3728 (Far North Central)
(210) 490-9220
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Ranked #489 of 4,100 restaurants in San Antonio
Price range: $1 - $20
Cuisines: American, Hamburgers, Seafood, Contemporary
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Outdoor seating, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Late Night
Neighborhood: Far North Central
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English first
San Antonio
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

Put in a To-Go Order as we live close By. Tasty fried pickles. Ribs. Great Turkey poor Boy. Love the Cole Slaw. Wonderful Chocolate shake. Friendly server and was ready on time.

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Top Contributor
103 reviews 103 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

This ws our second time and the so-so first experience didn't improve with the second visit. Maybe the food just isn't my style. It is okay, but doesn't wow, for sure. You order at the counter and then eventually a server confirms the order and after that at some point, they bring it. We had several mix ups at our... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

My fiance and l ordered seafood platter and top sirloin. We were enjoying a couple drinks watching TV started wondering where our food was cuz we had been waiting 30 min when the manager came over and said they had lost our ticket and apologized then gave us appetizer and free drink from bar we said that was fine and... More

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Seattle, Washington
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

The dinner was amazing - fried pickles, fried green beans, and steak fingers. The place was pretty busy, so we spent quite a bit of time chatting with the bar staff. Super friendly, talkative, and generally fun to be around.

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Encino, CA
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

On our way from the San Antonio Airport to our hotel by the Riverwalk, my Texas resident son took us to Willie's for lunch. He said, "Mom, you have to order their turkey mushroom burger!" Certainly glad that I took his advice, as it was delicious! Was a bit confused about their policy of paying for your food after you... More

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Boerne, Texas
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50 reviews 50 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

This is not the actually willie's that we went to, they don't have the IH10 and Leon Springs location, but I will say, that almost every week we are in there, We love the convenience of it and the food at this location is quite tastey. We really enjoy coming, we try to get Lee as our server, she goes... More

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San Antonio, Texas
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

Willie's Grill and Ice house is a fairly well known regional chain in the San Antonio/Houston area. This one is one of the originals in San Antonio. It has both inside and outside seating as well as a number of well placed Flat panel TVs so that those enjoying the food and drink and keep up with their favorite teams... More

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San Antonio, Texas
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013 via mobile

Tasty burgers but ensure you tell someone if you want it cooked less than well. We went on Saturday with kids but it got crazy busy after noon. We slid in just before and it was fine. Next time we will try wings which looked good. We hit the Leon Springs location and it was great. Tip: one brownie dessert... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013 via mobile

Long line- lost app ticket- out of wings- watered down drink- food, once we got it was great!!!!!! & mgr made it right- recognized the mistakes & made it right & that's why I will come back!

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San Antonio, Texas
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27 reviews 27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

My wife and I went on a Sat about 1130am which was a good time to go to beat the local rush. You can sit in/outsie and it is a very relaxing atmosphere. When sitting stay away from the tables near the rest room area and drink station. Too many people passing you in both directions, both customers and servers.... More

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