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Lulu's Jailhouse Cafe - CLOSED

1126 W Commerce St, San Antonio, TX 78207-4447
+1 210-224-5001
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible10%
Jun 24, 2015
Dec 19, 2014
“Wow come hungry”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Cafe, Diner, Mexican, Seafood
$$ - $$$
1126 W Commerce St, San Antonio, TX 78207-4447
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Reviewed June 24, 2015

People are mistaking this location for Lulu's Bakery on Main St. The old Lulu's near the Bexar County Jail House closed sometime ago. There is only one location!!

1  Thank OmniEpicurean
Reviewed December 19, 2014

Huge chicken fried steaks, delicious vegetables and the biggest cinnamonroll I have ever seen it is three pounds. This is an old fashioned dinner and it gets packed so be patient. The food is excellent and wonderful waitresses. The chicken fried steak comes on its...More

Thank Pops B
Reviewed July 28, 2014

Staff are not ready to serve very rude and avoid eye contact with customers at all cost to avoid serving.. This a place that provides a service and good customer service should be emphasized. The food was meteoker and I refuse to pay for bad...More

Thank Teamlife
Reviewed July 8, 2014 via mobile

Came in the restaurant and was not greeted by anyone so we just sat down at a table that was not dirty. About 80% of the tables were not clean. We were the only customers in the place. The waitress handed us menus and we...More

2  Thank Candydips7
Reviewed September 27, 2013

We came to Lulu's to have breakfast before our flight left on a Monday morning. Place was empty, which is why we didn't go Sunday as we had heard they can be packed. Diner look old and run down, but those are the places that...More

2  Thank TWalker03
Reviewed April 8, 2013

Biggest Chicken Fried Steak I have EVER seen! Two people could definately share it. While my mac and cheese was not the best I've ever had, the okra was wonderful, and rolls were even better. I loved the old school diner theme (probably by accident...More

Thank ABtravel05
Reviewed February 9, 2013 via mobile

I've been going to lulu's for years and really like the food. It does like the staff is a little unfriendly and prices continue to rise. The cinnamon roll is a family favorite but has skyrocketed since as seen on tv. It is still open...More

Thank Chadsaeswt
Reviewed January 12, 2013

Went to LLulu's based on the Man VS. Food episode with the 3lb cinnamon roll. Ordered that and chicken fried steak. The cinnamon roll was yummy and chicken fried steak was one of the best we've ever had. Brought just over half of the cinnamon...More

Thank scott s
Reviewed January 5, 2013

Ate here when I was young at the old location. Years passed and I drove up here to find it was gone. Moved locations. This place looks like a dirty nasty rundown hole in the wall. Forget all that. This place gets packed. Why? Becaus...More

Thank Justin Z
Reviewed October 18, 2012

I was in San Antone last week and some friends took me to LuLu's. All I can say is WOW! I ordered the small chicken fried steak and they ordered a large. They cut it in half and put half in a to go box....More

3  Thank FtWorthChuck
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1126 W Commerce St, San Antonio, TX 78207-4447
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio
  • Phone Number: +1 210-224-5001
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