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San Antonio Shoemakers

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Antique cars grace the side of the parking lot. A few more inside as well as their amazingly... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chuck E
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Cartersville, Georgia
Made in America

We watched shoes being made in America. It filled me with pride. In addition, they make purses... read more

Reviewed March 19, 2019
InspiredSailor
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Pleasant Lake, Indiana
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Antique cars grace the side of the parking lot. A few more inside as well as their amazingly comfortable shoes that last! Local gifts to shop as well as the shoes. The baby shoe maker in the back of mens shoes was knowledgeable and fun...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Chuck E
Reviewed March 19, 2019

We watched shoes being made in America. It filled me with pride. In addition, they make purses. I like these better than the shoes and tried to twist the arm of my spouse to buy one - no dice. She was actually carrying a near...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank InspiredSailor
Reviewed March 3, 2019 via mobile

10 cent: popcorn 15 cent: cokes Ice cream parlor Old time candy(a bucket full for $3) cool old cars/covered wagons Antiques >way more than just a shoe store<

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed February 25, 2019 via mobile

We came for the tour. Shoes made 100% in USA. It’s always interesting to see how things are made. It then makes you wonder how it could ever get started.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank richardlB7576GM
Reviewed July 14, 2018

Very disappointed, although billed as a general store, which it is, it is primarily a shoe store.The exterior is really neat to see, but we were kind of expecting the general store to be a little bigger. If you are looking for shoes, this is...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank drw2112
Reviewed May 18, 2018

No red flags here, no gimmicks, no come ons. Take the shoe factory tour and see hardworking women making these high quality leather shoes, yes, made in America. The free tour last a good 30 to 40 minutes and time flies. Sign up online before...More

Date of experience: May 2018
5  Thank beetcanner
Reviewed May 5, 2018

Thought we were going to get a tour of the manufacturing of shoes. No tour ,just a place for you to spend money. Only saving grace ,was the collection of old cars.Ice cream was good ,so was the popcorn. If you wear there shoes ,then...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank royk647
Mandy M, Marketing Team Member at San Antonio Shoemakers, responded to this reviewResponded May 7, 2018

Royk647, we are sorry you didn't enjoy your time at our General Store. You can take a factory tour for free Monday through Thursday at 9:15 AM, 12:30 PM, and 2:05PM. We hope you consider revisiting and call (210) 921-8103 to reserve your free tour!

Reviewed May 2, 2018

If you are anywhere within an hour of this location, do yourself a favor and check out this factory tour. They take you through the many processes it takes to make shoes and purses by hand. We had no idea that on average it takes...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank hopalongrving
Mandy M, Marketing Team Member at San Antonio Shoemakers, responded to this reviewResponded May 7, 2018

Thank you for your kind words hopalongrving! We're glad to hear you enjoyed the tour and learned about our shoemaking. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed April 17, 2018

I work at a shoe store in Springfield MO that sells SAS shoes and always wondered if in fact they were hand sewn and made without the automation. It is true!!!!! It was the most interesting and amazing tour I have been on. I learned...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Paulette M
Mandy M, Marketing Team Member at San Antonio Shoemakers, responded to this reviewResponded May 7, 2018

Paulette, we're glad you were able to experience the shoemaking first hand, especially since you wear and sell our shoes in Missouri. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

As regular SAS customers a stop here was required! Great shoes at great prices! After buying a couple of pairs we went on a tour of the factory with our sales lady Gracie! I’ve been in many factories and it was evident that they take...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Mandy M, Marketing Team Member at San Antonio Shoemakers, responded to this reviewResponded May 7, 2018

Thank you so much GoinPlaces63! We have amazing staff who help keep our factories clean and they go out of their way to make it feel like home for our shoemakers. We're happy to hear you noticed! Thank you for being such a loyal customer...More

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Beejae H
February 22, 2017|
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Response from Mandy M | Property representative |
Hi, thanks for your question! These are the 3 closest SAS stores to Frisco, TX. 301 W Parker Rd Ste 108 
Plano, TX 75023 Phone : (972) 881-1248 2050 W University Dr Ste 100 
McKinney, TX 75071 Phone : (972) 548-1158 2417... More
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June 12, 2016|
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Response from Mandy M | Property representative |
Tours are available Monday through Thursday at 9:15 AM, 12:30 PM, and 2:05PM. Call (210) 921-8103 and reserve your free tour today!
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holmanchildress
June 12, 2016|
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Response from Mandy M | Property representative |
Tours are available Monday through Thursday at 9:15 AM, 12:30 PM, and 2:05PM. Call (210) 921-8103 and reserve your free tour today!
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