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Paesanos

555 E Basse Rd, San Antonio, TX 78209 (Uptown Broadway)
(210) 828-5191
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Ranked #231 of 4,104 restaurants in San Antonio
Price range: $21 - $30
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Outdoor seating, Scenic view
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Neighborhood: Uptown Broadway
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  • English first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Gadsden, Alabama
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 NEW

I am not positive this is the exact location of this restaurant. We ate at the "Quarry" location which was a taxi ride from downtown. The food and service were both excellent.

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San antonio
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014 via mobile

My family and I used the restaurants near me feature on trip advisor and just stumbled upon this one. We decided, why not? The service was awesome. We had a eaitor named joe and outside of him we also dealt with probably no less than 5 others. They were constantly patrolling to see who needed refills and they even brought... More

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cos
Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

One of the top restaurants ( in the affordable range) for food and service I've been to in a long time. The Shrimp Paesanos is excellent as well as the Pork (with cinnamon - Yum!). And the service was excellent - very attentive but not hovering and bothersome. The family had a wonderful time - even treated the little ones... More

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Austin, Texas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Shrimp peasant is the best. Never miss a chance to have dinner especially at 1604 location. Staff is always helpful and great choices. Excellent food at a good price.

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Kansas City, MO
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140 reviews 140 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Paesanos is an upscale Italian venue serving outstanding meals. The modern decor is complimented by extraordinary service from an attentive staff. Table size appears small and when the meals arrive, quite crowded for a party of 4. The menu is extensive, as is the winelist. Even the bread is fabulous, WE ordered a bottle of the Ferrari Carano Cabernet. I... More

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kferrell1
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80 reviews 80 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

The restaurant is in a really nice area and has an upscale atmosphere. The service started out great but then the kids were only given drink refills (adults had to ask for more tea), I never got my salad I asked for and the bread basket stopped having a variety of breads and we became limited to a fruit/nut bread... More

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San Antonio, Texas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

paesano's has been in business for 35 years and they are currently celebrating their anniversary with a 3 course lunch special for $ 16.00 and a dinner special for $ 35.00. my friends took me today for my birthday lunch. we had the lunch special and chose the special salad, gorgonzola sauce chicken and the fish special with lemon butter... More

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Ajijic, Mexico
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Paesanos restaurant on the beautiful San Antonio River Walk is a treat for true Italian food lovers. As you would expect from a fine Italian restaurant the service and ambiance are excellent. The specialties of the house are exceptional. I strongly recommend the "Paesanos shrimp". Paired with an excellent sauvignon blanc, the meal was divine. Sitting on the patio with... More

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Port Aransas, Texas
Top Contributor
135 reviews 135 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

I would've given them 5 stars if service was better! Back in the 80's they had a location in Corpus Christi, which we miss. I don't know what was going on with the service; other tables were getting great service, maybe because they're regulars? Don't know. I waited over 20 minutes to get a glass of wine? But, the food... More

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Mexico City, Mexico
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95 reviews 95 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

the restaurant is very big, the margaritas are very good, as well as the food, I asked for paesanos pasta with shrimps, it was very good, the plates are big or to share, because my friends asked for spaguetti with tomato sauce and couldn´t finish it,

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