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The 15 Best American Restaurants Near Alamo Heights

Updated: July 5, 2022

Hankering for a hamburger or a tasty hot dog? These are the best Alamo Heights restaurants for American cuisine. We analyzed millions of reviews from the top local sites to compile This list of top American restaurants. If glasses of bloody mary and plates of crawfish sound like a good time head to these fantastic options in Alamo Heights.

Find the perfect American restaurant

Broadway 5050

American, $, Alamo HeightsAmerican, $Alamo Heights
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5
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Bliss

American, $$$$, San AntonioAmerican, $$$$San Antonio, Lavaca
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
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Signature

American, $$$, San AntonioAmerican, $$$San Antonio
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
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Clementine San Antonio

American, $$$, San AntonioAmerican, $$$San Antonio
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5
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Cappy's Restaurant

New American, $$, San AntonioNew American, $$San Antonio
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
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Southerleigh Oyster Bar

American, $$, San AntonioAmerican, $$San Antonio, Tobin Hill
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
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Bohanan's Prime Steak and Seafood

American, $$$$, San AntonioAmerican, $$$$San Antonio, Downtown
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
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Silo Elevated Cuisine & Bar

American, $$$, San AntonioAmerican, $$$San Antonio
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
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Rebelle

New American, $$$, San AntonioNew American, $$$San Antonio, Downtown
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
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Outlaw Kitchens

American, $$, San AntonioAmerican, $$San Antonio, Alta Vista
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 5.0
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Ida Claire

American, $$, San AntonioAmerican, $$San Antonio
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
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Savor

New American, $$, San AntonioNew American, $$San Antonio, Tobin Hill
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
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Supper

American, $$$, San AntonioAmerican, $$$San Antonio, Tobin Hill
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
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Fish City Grill

American, $$, San AntonioAmerican, $$San Antonio
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
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Maverick Whiskey

American, $$, San AntonioAmerican, $$San Antonio, Downtown
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
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Why these restaurants?

We know how time consuming it can be to find the best American restaurants in Alamo Heights. We analyzed 6852 Alamo Heights restaurants on Yelp and Google, 823905 Alamo Heights restaurant reviews, and 747 lists and articles – looking closely at what Female Foodie and USA Today had to say – and applied our boam magic. We cross-referenced with top lists, like Female Foodie - 12 Best Restaurants at the Pearl, USA Today - Best restaurants on the Riverwalk and USA Today - Best Restaurants for Spring in San Antonio. We automatically update restaurants’ open hours and services, so you can actually enjoy the top restaurants we show. Nobody paid to get on this list, these restaurants earned their spots fair and square. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Questions & answers

Broadway 5050 is the highest-rated American restaurant for delivery in Alamo Heights.

The highest-rated late-night American spot is Broadway 5050 in Alamo Heights.

Broadway 5050 is the highest-rated American restaurant for a quick lunch in Alamo Heights.

Broadway 5050 is the highest-rated American restaurant that is good for groups in Alamo Heights.

Broadway 5050 is the highest-rated American restaurant that serves breakfast in Alamo Heights.

Drink pairing tips

  • Pair Kentucky 75 with fried chicken

    When considering how to best enjoy your fried chicken, we would highlight how well a glass of Kentucky 75 complements the dish as it cuts the fat of the fried skin.


  • The ultimate drink pairing for heavy meat dish


    Knowing what to pair with heavy meat dish can be tricky. It’s worth exploring some cocktail, particularly a glass of Vieux Carre. This, oaked, cocktail balances the fatty heavy meat dish.

  • The perfect match for your grilled burger

    Experts recommend pairing a grilled burger with a glass of Margarita, a popular cocktail.

Fun facts

  • A classic dish

    If you love of pecan pie runs deep, why not plan a visit to The United States, the home of the original pecan pie? The locals are so proud of their pecan pie that it is widely recognized as one of the national dishes.

  • 33 pounds of delicious

    The United States played host to record setting Andrew Thevenet eating a mind-blowing 33 pounds of crawfish in 120.

  • Celebrating a love for hamburger

    Grab your hamburger to celebrate International Hamburger Day! Don’t forget, it’s on May 28.

Parking information

Few things are as aggravating as circling around the block, looking for parking when you’re hungry. To make the hunt for parking easier, we’ve partnered with a cutting-edge digital parking reservation system, Spothero, that enables you to book a spot in advance before you visit your chosen American spot.

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