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$5 - $10
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American, Bar
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Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed August 28, 2020 via mobile

Awesome as usual. I had the jalapeño steak with fries and Texas toast. Incredible and perfectly cooked. Hubby had chicken fried steak, mashed potatoes, green beans and toast. Damn that gravy!!! Love everything there. Service was awesome too.

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed June 24, 2020

The Hamburger steaks are great here. This place has a very comfortable down home diner experience. Also I have been here several times and the service has always been good and friendly.

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed June 18, 2020

I have been going to this restaurant for many years and had great service, but on Wednesday June 17, 2020 at approximately 4PM was totally poor service. The sign inside the said seat yourself, so we did. Absolutely no one greeted us as we walked...in as in the past you always get greeted. We picked a table, sat their for half an hour, and got no service. It seemed if we were advisable as everyone else was getting service. We finally got up and left and the waitress said "thanks for coming and hope to see y'all again". We don't know if the restaurant was under staffed due to covid-19 or we were just simply ignored. We are planning to wait a couple of months to try again, but if this poor service happens again, we will never go back.More

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed May 24, 2020

Came for the chicken fried steak and an indoor dining experience and to my surprise, the server brought our food to the table in styrofoam containers with plastic utensils. The server only returned when we got up to leave and then pulled the 4 corners...of the plastic table covering together, wad the disposable container meal into ball and placed it into a nearby trash can. Food was below expectations. Maybe the chicken fried steak had too much foil and Styrofoam mixed in it. Trust me, you'll be looking for it as your cheepo plastic knife and fork cut the Styrofoam container into shreds. There are other restaurants in San Antonio that have opened their dining room and are using plates and silverware. If that is important to your dining experience, you might want recosider going to GTC.More

Date of visit: May 2020
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Reviewed March 2, 2020 via mobile

Expected it to be slower but it was very crowded. Not a very big place. Parking ok. Had the chicken fried steak. It was great! The mashed potatoes were luke warm. My husband's catfish sandwich was great. Service was fair

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed November 7, 2019 via mobile

One of my favorite San Antonio restaurants. I always get the Chicken Fried Steak but was not quite hungry enough, so I had a cheeseburger. It was delicious! Service was good as usual. Just one of the better places to eat. No frills just good...food.More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed September 8, 2019

We've been going to GTC for over twenty-five years. The chicken fried steak is one of the best in town, and the burgers are always good. A Texas staple: margaritas, chips and salsa, is something special also. My only problem with the place is the...noise. It can get very crowded and very loud in the main dining room, and if you're going to sit and visit you can end up yelling at each other. Sit outside or in the front dining room if you can.More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed August 3, 2019

Stopped in after reading article about best chicken fried steak in area. Was not disappointed. Got two dinners and took some home for next day. They were big and delicious. Good taste and seasoning. Are server Andrea was very good. Nice local feel to it....Not like a chain resturant. We would stop here again.More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed June 25, 2019

We frequent this place. Their chicken fried steak is one of the best. Their gravy...excellent! We ordered the stack of onion rings and our stack was rather small compared to another table who ordered after us. Good nonetheless. We had a waitress named Jessica, whom...we've had before. She seemed to be in a hurry. She hardly stood still long enough to take our order. Always looking around & seemed distracted. She would only ask us if we would "good" as she's walking by. When we called for her attention, she came, but again was in a hurry. The other waitress' that we've had stand and take their time, and small talk. We're not asking for small talk, just acknowledge that we are YOUR customers. **We also saw a worker drop a stack of to-go boxes on the floor. A few of them fell off the stack & 2 workers picked them up and re-stacked them after the bottoms touched the dirty kitchen floor.More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed May 28, 2019

This place has been around forever and is still serving up great food! The food is cooked fresh to order. Servers are super friendly and fast. Food is always served hot. We've been coming here for years and it's still great! The catfish or chicken...fried steak are the best but the next time I'm trying their chili cheese fries.More

Date of visit: May 2019
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