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We serve contemporary American cuisine in a beautifully restored, yet intimate restaurant. We invite you to create a unique dining experience with each visit. Our creative, chef inspired menu changes daily and features seasonal ingredients. You can dine in our intimate dining room, at a true chef's table in the kitchen, a private dining room or you can choose to enjoy your evening on our outdoor dining patio, open year-round. We feature a fine selection of charcuterie, artisanal cheeses and fresh baked breads. We have an eclectic selection of beers and an excellent wine list designed to suit a variety of preferences. Our restaurant has been consistently rated as one of the best restaurants in
PRICE RANGE
$31 - $50
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
American, Contemporary
FEATURES
Seating, Parking Available, Free off-street parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, BYOB
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Extremely creative and totally delicious fare. Top-notch service by Mercedes. Lovely outdoor dining venue. Good selection of wine from around the world. Foodies, take note, you won't do better in San Antonio.

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed September 30, 2021

I returned here after 4 years. They haven't lost a step. Top notch service, great ambiance, and just phenomenal food. Run, don't walk, to Bliss. You won't be disappointed.

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed September 19, 2021 via mobile

We had a wonderful dinner at Bliss on their patio. We chose to select from their Prix Fixe menu - it’s a good deal. Everything we had was superb, including the Brewer Clifton Pinot from their well curated wine list. I highly recommend the Lockhart...quail stuffed with dirty rice. It was memorably delicious. And the service was just as memorable: attentive, friendly, engaged. We were there relatively late, so had a chance to talk about birds (a passion of ours and also for some of the wait staff). It made for a really fun and memorable evening. If we lived near here, we’d be back regularly. If I ever have a meeting in San Antonio, I’m bringing a bunch of folks to have dinner here. Highly recommended!More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed August 21, 2021

Starting from simple yet unbelievable salad and a wine list that had wines that you don't see everywhere it was difficult to choose my entree. There were so many great choices but the short ribs stood out. Being a diabetic I was able to swap...the vegetables without a problem. I dine out in NYC on a regular basic and everything we ate at Bliss easily rivaled the best you will get in the best restaurants here.More

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed August 15, 2021

Our service was extraordinary. We were welcomed, seated immediately, given accommodation for a last minute request to sit outside, greeted by two different staff with beverages and general information. Our primary server, Russell- was engaging and made great recommendations- the Sliders are a must have....even...if you dont think you like oysters. When it is difficult for business to find employees- we are all the more appreciative of those who made our visit so pleasurable. The food was 10+ . the simple things like having beverage napkins replaced due to sweating glasses...and the table wiped was the extra we found refreshing.More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed July 22, 2021 via mobile

Such a pleasant little spot for an evening with colleagues! We particularly enjoyed the charcuterie, the duck breast and foie gras, and the butter cake. So glad we came across this gem and hope to be back again soon!

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed May 2, 2021 via mobile

Very nice meal. Only downside was the lamb and duck were not available on the prix fixe menu. The grilled octopus starter and duck entree were fantastic. The toffee pudding was definitely the star of the show.

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed April 23, 2021

One CC may not have enough limit, ho, ho. Excellent place for business or your special event! outdoor seating too. MeuterMedia

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed April 12, 2021 via mobile

My husband and I had the pre-fixe dinner with a well paired white Pinot Noir. My husband loved the branzino, which reminded us of our time in Italy, and he devoured the butter cake. Everything was delicious, and our server was friendly, knowledgeable, and attentive....He even offered to wait a little while before submitting our dessert order to the kitchen (so our food could settle a bit), which I really appreciated. I would highly recommend this restaurant!More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed April 2, 2021 via mobile

Discovered this spot on Tripadvisor. Turns out it was a great find. My wife and I walked from our hotel on the RiverWalk to Bliss. About a mile down St Marys, and had a reservation for patio seating. Waitstaff was excellent, the outdoor seating was...perfect and the food was great. The Asian Chicken Soup was awesome and the Scallops were well prepared and presented. Beer and wine only—the wine list was adequate. Recommend a visit.More

Date of visit: April 2021
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DeeAnn S
July 13, 2021|
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Hi DeeAnn, Thank for reaching out, if the reservation is for 2 guest the only availability for this Saturday July 17th is either at 5:30pm or after 9:00pm. If you could please respond directly to our restaurant with a... More
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April 25, 2021|
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We brought our 9 year old they were great with him.I’m sure others weren’t happy but he is well behaved! I don’t think there was a kids menu though not for sure on that one? There were a couple places we went that didn’t... More
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Bliss is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 5
  • Service: 5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5