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Magnolia Pancake Haus

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American, Cafe, Diner
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606 Embassy Oaks, San Antonio, TX 78216
(210) 496-0828
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7:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast

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  • 366
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  • 129
    Very good
  • 55
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  • 18
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  • 17
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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Need to get there early, but if you don't it is still worth the wait. The food is extremely delicious and the staff is absolutely wonderful.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 27, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

Need to get there early, but if you don't it is still worth the wait. The food is extremely delicious and the staff is absolutely wonderful.

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San Antonio, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015 NEW

Been here many times throughout the years. Their French toast and pancakes are very good. Eggs and hash just like every where else. I do not like that there are no substitutions. My husband and I like to trade the breakfast meats for fruit in other restaurants but here you cannot.

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Murfreesboro, Tennessee, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015 NEW

I love a good breakfast! I lived in San Antonio for about 3 years, but never had the pleasure of dining here. I was in town for the night and although the hotel I was staying at had free breakfast, I wanted to go out and try a new place. The place was packed, but the wait was only about... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015 NEW

Ok, so I have had pancakes and french toast all over the county, BUT this was almost spiritual--no offense Jesus, but this food was amazing. Ok French Praline Banana nut breakfast is just breakfast, but I'm serious this was amazing food with a light syrup. If you go, go early as this place gets busy, however worth the wait. I... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015 NEW

I have heard many rave reviews about the restaurant so decided to give it a try. One major reason was because they offer corned beef hash and eggs. Very few restaurants have that on the menu, and I really enjoy it. At 10:30 am on Thursday morning, there was a 15 to 25 minute wait. That was kind of surprising...doesn't... More 

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Rockwood, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

Excellent food and service. I had banana bread French toast and their homemade sausage!!!! Could not eat it all. Huge portions and If I would be in SA again I would go there again! this is a Triple D place and it is off the hook!!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

I ordered the bacon waffle, which was amazing. The place was packed and there was a wait to get in, but it didn't take that long-maybe ten minutes. Service was good and food came out quickly. No complaints and definitely would go back.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

The food is just as good as any other 4star hotel or restaurant. It really isn't worth waiting in line for more than 15 minutes. I have had food at IHOP and Egg and I that equals the food at Magnolia. My friend and I had silverware that was dirty. The waiter was notified, and brought us another set, but...... More 

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Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

After reading the reviews, my hubby and I came just before our run to Fiesta Texas. The wait was surprisingly short, but it was only the 2 of us so that may have helped us. I had Eggs Benedict, but I had my eggs over medium and nixed the hollandaise sauce. It came with 2 smaller pancakes which were quite... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

we have been to this restaurant at least 4 times in the last 2 months. i was thrilled the first time we went - but they have proved themselves to be consistent - which is impressive! the food is always delicious! the service is always friendly [this time we had amanda - and she was super!!!]. there's always a wait... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 606 Embassy Oaks, San Antonio, TX 78216
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio
  • Phone Number: (210) 496-0828

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: American, Cafe, Diner

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm

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