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555 E Basse Rd, San Antonio, TX 78209 (Uptown Broadway)
(210) 828-5191
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Ranked #233 of 4,111 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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El Paso, Texas
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89 reviews 89 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Excellent wait staff and service. The qualityof and quantity of food is on par with the finer restaurants and the atmosphere is very goo. parking i snearby and no Valet needed but is available. The Shrimp appetizer is excellent as described from my wife.The pasta is just OK, but the entrees are very good.

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Ennis, Texas
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102 reviews 102 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

I have eaten here for years, always enjoy what I have. The one at the Quarry is a lot better than their restaurant on the River walk. We had the Bruschetta, is good but not great. The Shrimp Paesano was excellent. This was what We drive 5 Hours to eat. The crème brulee was excellent. I am sure other dishes... More

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Gadsden, Alabama
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23 reviews 23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

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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Top Contributor
83 reviews 83 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 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
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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156 reviews 156 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 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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80 reviews 80 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 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
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 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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