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J Anthony's Sea Food Cafe

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3015 S Presa St, San Antonio, TX 78210-3917
210-533-2233
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12:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Lunch

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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Small place, satisfying.

I must say this is a whole in the wall place. If you love fish, it is good but the ambiance isn't. This isn't a place I would go around the world to visit. Just sayin...however, the people were very nice and friendly. I would of rated it better if the place itself was remodeled some. The artwork on... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 7, 2015
Patricia V
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San Antonio, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015 via mobile

Wow this place has a nerve !!! I went on their apparently many websites and wanted to order a family meal which was @6 dollars cheaper from what the lady at this place had said , so I asked her if she would honor the price on THIER website site and she said NO, cause the prices were from a... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

I must say this is a whole in the wall place. If you love fish, it is good but the ambiance isn't. This isn't a place I would go around the world to visit. Just sayin...however, the people were very nice and friendly. I would of rated it better if the place itself was remodeled some. The artwork on the... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

The place is clean and delicious. Unfortunately, I was unable to try the fish due to dietary issues at the time. I ended up getting all their vegetable side dishes. I must say they were very tasty and good portions. Also, I did get to taste the fish caldo my cousin purchased. It was spicy good. I plan on going... More 

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Crosby TX
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

We had a large group at this restaurant, and the family fish platter was ordered for everyone. The service was reasonably fast, the food was excellent, and prices are reasonable.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

After two week sin San Antonio eating bland and lumpen food, what joy to be taken to J Anthony's. A small unpretentious restaurant, with friendly staff (none of the fawning sycophantic nonsense so common in American restaurants) and homely and convivial atmosphere. The food , the foood .....SUPERB! Fresh ingredients, simply prepared, with subtle and delicious combinations of flavours. Definitely... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

We loved there combo plate, we would go there on Fridays to have the best fish, It was close to home and worth the trip out to eat.

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

July 15 7/15/13 my Wife ordered Mojarra fried whole fish seasoned with Lemon& Pepper it was cooked perfect and tasted Fantastic I had Bacon rapped Shrimp was the best I had since eating here w/ Burn&Turn Poker League a t7210 NW Loop 410 location Larry & Cherie

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2013

This is frozen food at its best. The food is so bland. I live seafood and qas extremely disappointed. Will not come back. Please save your money.

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Longview, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2012

My first visit to this restaurant will be my last. I had the grilled red snapper. I was very disappointed . It was obviously frozen and had been over cooked. The two other people with me were served their food and I waited an add'l 10 minutes to get my red snapper. The fish was tough and rubber like. I... More 

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Columbus, Ohio, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2012

When we first walked in, we were thinking it was going to be "fast food" style like long john silver's back home. We were wrong. :-) Prepared fresh and served on real plates! Fish chowder was great and so were the jalapeno hushpuppies (we ordered a 2nd round of the puppies!) If you want seafood and don't wan't to pay... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3015 S Presa St, San Antonio, TX 78210-3917
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio
  • Phone Number: 210-533-2233

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 am - 12:00 am

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