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Cappy's Restaurant

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$$$$
Alamo Heights
American, Seafood, Contemporary
As featured in 3 days in San Antonio
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5011 Broadway St, San Antonio, TX 78209-5707 (Mary D)
+1 210-828-9669
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Today
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sun - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
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Houston, Texas
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71 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely loved the food and the atmosphere of Cappy's. This is a 5 star establishment by any measure except for the prices, which were very democratic. We loved every single thing we ordered. We did not go for the drinks this time, but the bar was looked stocked with the most sophisticated of labels and the wine list was pretty... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cappy's was a great experience. The food was excellent. We had the salmon and scallop dinners. The service was incredible. Highly recommend it.

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Gainesville, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lunch w work friends. Nice, inside and patio dining areas. Waitstaff on the ball. I ordered the jumbo lump crab cake. Was exactly same as photo already posted. Small is the correct word. Jumbo is the price! Taste was ok, but I've had much better. Friends had chicken salad, hamburger and fries. Their portions were large and very tasty they... More 

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Thank Hal K
San Antonio, Texas
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have been going here for many years.Very Clean with constantly quality food.A little pricey but worth it for what is offered.Great atmosphere of a Boston Backbay restaurant

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Thank Basschico
Greenwich, Connecticut
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87 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very fun place with lots of great choices on the menu. Servers were attentive and knowledgable about the menu. Prices were reasonable, portions were well-sized, and food was beautifully presented. Interesting interior with many paintings scattered about.

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Thank andreaadele
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ok, so first, let me tell you that we are seniors and my mom and I decided we needed a special night out. Last visit was circa 1992 . . . We were seated immediately, and our server, Daniel, treated us like royalty. We ordered a bottled of wine and listened to the specials, one of which was an heirloom... More 

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Thank Anna L
San Antonio, Texas, USA
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121 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very nice place to have dinner. Their food is delicious, and the 'bread' is actually muffins.....Very easy to find on Broadway...in Alamo Heights. They don't rush you through your meal and it a very relaxing place to have a good meal and good conversation

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Thank surelyacollectible
San Antonio, Texas
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

Our party of 7 had a variety of things off the menu. Crab cakes, fish with vegetables, steak frites, eggs benedict and a burger, everything was amazing, cooked just perfectly.

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Thank Alli P
Houston, Texas
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170 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

Brunch - They bring several assorted mini muffins with strawberry butter. The Sardou was very good and filling - spinach and artichoke over muffin with poached eggs and hollandaise. The gumbo was a little over file for my taste bur still good. It had massive quantities of meat and seafood. I also enjoyed the weaving and digital art on the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

The Cobb salad was excellent. Wife had the pot roast. Few draft beers on tap. Try the save the world craft beer from Marble Falls

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$31 - $50
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Contemporary
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5011 Broadway St, San Antonio, TX 78209-5707
    (Mary D)
  • Public Transportation: VIA bus stop one block away at Broadway/Patterson. Broadway runs north-south from downtown to Loop 4l0.
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > Alamo Heights
  • Neighborhood: Alamo Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 210-828-9669
Description
This casual, upscale restaurant offers innovative American cuisine including the freshest seafood from the Gulf of Mexico, Atlantic and Pacific, great steaks from Allen Brothers in Chicago, and regional and seasonal specialties. Daily lunch and dinner specials feature local ingredients whenever possible. The Kobe beef burger can be paired with hand cut French fries, crispy thin onion rings, homemade lemon-pepper potato chip or potato salad. There is an outdoor patio under a canopy of oak trees that's shady and extremely popular with locals and visitors to San Antonio. The brunch offered on Sundays features a menu of classic egg dishes, fire-roasted prime rib, Texas pot roast, jumbo lump crab cake, and top entree salads, chicken and seafood dishes. Cappy's has an ever-changing, dynamic and well-priced wine list, with great choices by the glass or bottle. Full bar.

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