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Brindles Awesome Ice Creams and Gelato

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11255 Huebner Rd, Ste 210, San Antonio, TX 78230-1684
210-641-5222
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Yummy Gelato!

Love to go to this Mom and Pop ice cream place! The gelato takes me back to my visit to Italy its so good. Only problem is the bar 2 doors down hogs all the parking.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 12, 2015
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San Antonio, Texas
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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Love to go to this Mom and Pop ice cream place! The gelato takes me back to my visit to Italy its so good. Only problem is the bar 2 doors down hogs all the parking.

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Irving, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

My boyfriend and I came here on a Sunday evening and were overwhelmed with all the delicious flavor choices there were. It took us a good fifteen minutes to decide but the staff was super patient and helpful! We tasted about five flavors each. I ended up going with the Azteca (Mexican chocolate flavor) and pistachio and I was not... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Enjoy every visit. Really innovative flavors. I always get something different every time. Cool outdoor seating. Highly recommended...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Excellent tasting ice cream, and very reasonably prices. Friendly staff, great portions, and its all homemade! A perfect hang out spot for family, there are a few tables out front too!. We had the cheesecake ice cream with strawberries and cookies and cream. We could have sat all day and ate ice cream!

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

For years we have heard ice cream lovers rave about Brindles ice cream and finally made the trip to the place in a high end strip mall along I-10 at Heubner Road. Two separate freezers...one for gelatos and the other for traditional ice creams. The butter fat content makes its location (close to the medical district!) opportune but the flavorings... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

If you love the wonderful old-time ice cream parlors of years gone by, you will LOVE Brindles. The quality of ice cream is like nothing I've ever experienced. Words like "Rich and Creamy" just don't do it justice! But what really sets Brindles apart is the surprising "pairings" of unique ingredients that result in flavors that make me want to... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Love the waffle bowls! And the variety of flavors! We sampled Amaretto Gelato and Red Velvet Cake but decided on Moose Tracks, Orange Dreamsicle, Biga and Chocolate! Yumm-o! We were hoping this would be in the style of an ice cream parlor, but we were satisfied with the ambiance. And the service was quick and friendly. We'll be back!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

I visited San Antonio last March, I know...this took me a while, but I just wanted to say this place serves great ice cream! I love ice cream, but I usually stick to my favorites. When I saw the lemon basil flavor, I had my doubts at first, but then I thought "I like basil and I like lemon, what... More 

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Sacramento, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Brindles does gelato right! The first place I've ever encountered Cardamom flavored ice cream, and it was a delight! Our party of four enjoyed a variety of shakes and gelato cups and every one was pleased. We relaxed a long while with friends before catching a flight home on a Monday afternoon, and sat on a cozy couch and easy... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Excellent ice cream and the gelato tastes like tit does in Italy. I love the hazelnut flavor...our favorite ice cream shop in town!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 11255 Huebner Rd, Ste 210, San Antonio, TX 78230-1684
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > Northwest Side
  • Neighborhood: Northwest Side
  • Phone Number: 210-641-5222

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 4
  • Cuisine: Italian, Cafe

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