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Paloma Blanca Mexican Restaurant & Catering
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Ranked #97 of 4,736 Restaurants in San Antonio
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $21 - $30
Cuisines: Southwestern, Mexican
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Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Neighborhood: Alamo Heights
Cross street: Austin Highway
Description: Since 1997, Paloma Blanca Mexican Cuisine has become well-known for offering much more than traditional "Tex-Mex" fare. Tempting offerings include items as varied as grilled snapper, enchiladas verdes, pozole soup, hand made flautas and tacos al pastor. For margaritas by a cool fountain, a relaxing dinner on the terrace or appetizers in our hacienda-style dining rooms, Paloma Blanca invites you to enjoy our autentico brand of Mexican cuisine and hospitality.
Reviewed September 29, 2013 via mobile

We were here for a Christmas party so service was really good. The food is great, almost a lighter/ healthier kind of Mexican food.

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Reviewed September 17, 2013

Paloma Blanca is a place I wish I knew about when I did not live in San Antonio. The food is amazing, the venue is perfect and it's in a great neighborhood just Northeast of downtown. I say skip the touristy spots and head to Paloma Blanca for great food AND spot-on drinks.

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Reviewed September 13, 2013

Food was good, severice O.K. Bad news at some point near the end of our stay, I noticed blood drops on our table! After checking our hands noticed more blood on the floor AND the rim of my water class. I pointed this out to the waiter who acknowledeged he had cut his hand. I told him he need to shut down out section and clean with bleach, but he simply wiped the table with a napkin. Human blood is a Pathogen and requires a specific clean up procedure. I was shocked at the lack of intrest. The manager did not even get involved. Will never step foot there again. Who know what else goes on where we can't see.

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Reviewed September 12, 2013

Went with my husband for a rare date night out. Unfortunately, the poor service and loud atmosphere left us with a feeling we were nothing but a table to be turned. We ordered a special tamarindo margarita, which was exceptional, more like one we would prepare at home with our own fresh ingredient than one we'd get in a restaurant. Otherwise, food came out too fast, was overcooked, and waiter was nowhere to be found when we needed him. Next time, we'll try one of the other hundreds of Mexican restaurants in SA who won't treat us like a number.

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Reviewed August 26, 2013

This restaurant was a great blend between upscale Southwestern and traditional Mexican. Everything we tried was great, including the frozen margaritas. Beautiful patio, but it was too hot outside for us. Fortunately inside decor was also great. Going back!

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