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The 15 Best New American Restaurants In San Antonio

Updated: July 5, 2022

Love kimchi? How about burgers? Why not put them together like these top new American restaurants in San Antonio. We analyzed the top sites and incorporated diner and expert reviews for the best New American restaurants. These excellent fusion menus with local ingredients take these San Antonio spots to a new level of dining.

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Bliss

American, $$$$, LavacaAmerican, $$$$San Antonio, Lavaca
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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Rebelle

New American, $$$, DowntownNew American, $$$San Antonio, Downtown
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
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Signature

American, $$$, San AntonioAmerican, $$$San Antonio
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
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Outlaw Kitchens

American, $$, Alta VistaAmerican, $$San Antonio, Alta Vista
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 5.0
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Savor

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

American, $$$, Tobin HillAmerican, $$$San Antonio, Tobin Hill
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
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Sangria On the Burg

American, $$, Oak HillsAmerican, $$San Antonio, Oak Hills
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
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Bar Loretta

New American, $$, King WilliamNew American, $$San Antonio, King William
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
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Pharm Table

Latin, $$, LavacaLatin, $$San Antonio, Lavaca
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
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Maverick Texas Brasserie

French, $$, LavacaFrench, $$San Antonio, Lavaca
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
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Boudro's On the River Walk

American, $$$, DowntownAmerican, $$$San Antonio, Downtown
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
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Jamaica Jamaica Cuisine

Caribbean, $$, San AntonioCaribbean, $$San Antonio
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 4.0
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Whiskey Cake

New American, $$, San AntonioNew American, $$San Antonio
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
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Why is this list better than others?

We know how time consuming it can be to find the best New American restaurants in San Antonio. The restaurants in this list rose to the top after we analyzed the Yelp and Google ratings for 6852 restaurants in San Antonio, 823905 restaurant reviews, and exactly 747 lists and articles from experts at SA Current and Vacation Idea and more. All with some boam magic. The spots that made the cut have been featured in SA Current - The 24 most romantic restaurants in San Antonio, Vacation Idea - 23 Best Restaurants in San Antonio, Texas and SA Current - The 24 most beautiful restaurants in San Antonio. Every option we show has been verified as open and offering key services when we recommend it, thanks to our real-time updates. Since boam gets no payment for showing these restaurants, you can trust the restaurants in this list. These ten options are sure to delight.

Questions & answers

Boudro's On the River Walk, Pharm Table, and The Good Kind Southtown are the highest-rated vegan-friendly New American restaurants in San Antonio.

Bliss, Clementine San Antonio, and Rebelle are some of the highest-rated late-night New American spots in San Antonio.

The highest-rated New American restaurants for delivery in San Antonio are Cappy's Restaurant, Supper, and Sangria On the Burg.

Bliss, Clementine San Antonio, and Rebelle are the highest-rated New American restaurants that serve breakfast in San Antonio.

Bliss, Clementine San Antonio, and Rebelle are the highest-rated New American restaurants for a quick lunch in San Antonio.

Drink pairing tips

  • Go for Mojito with nachos

    For an elevated experience, pair your nachos with Mojito. This combination works particularly well because this cocktail tames the heat of the nachos with the cooling mint of the drink.


  • Hefeweizen with your nachos

    When considering how to best enjoy your nachos, we would highlight how well a glass of Hefeweizen complements the dish as it brings out the heat in the dish.


  • Take nachos to the next level

    Experts often pair nachos with a glass of Chardonnay, a popular white wine.

Interesting facts

  • A long time ago

    Ignacio Anaya is widely recognized as the first person to ever make the now-famous nachos.

  • A 4,689 pounds feast

    The a school of holds the world record for making the nachos, an impressive feat considering its weight of 4,689 pounds.

  • All about fajita

    Can’t get enough fajita? You’re not alone. National Fajita Day is celebrated every year on August 18 in The United States.

Parking info

Parking has always been a challenge in San Antonio. 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 New American spot.

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