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16

years

in Business

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General Info:
Founded in 1971 as Volunteer Capital Corporation, J. Alexander s opened its first restaurant in 1991 in Nashville, Tenn. J. Alexander s is a contemporary American restaurant that serves American-style food. It uses original artwork as part of its d cor in each of its locations. The restaurant features a menu that includes hardwood-grilled steaks, baby back ribs, salmon, daily fresh seafood selections, soups, entr e salads, burgers and sandwiches. In addition, J. Alexander s offers a variety of American wines. The restaurant provides a range of gift cards that can be exchanged for food items at any of its locations. It maintains a location in San Antonio.
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Phone: (210) 824-0770

Fax Number: (210) 824-0770

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Location:
Alamo Quarry Market
Neighborhood:
Uptown Broadway
AKA:

J Alexanders 18

J Alexander's Restaurants

Categories:
American Restaurants, Restaurants
Other Information:

Parking: Lot, Valet, Private

Wi-Fi: No

Bike Parking: Yes

Attire: Casual

Wheelchair Accessible: No

Cuisines: Family Style, American

Alcohol: Full Bar

Takes Reservations: Yes

Outdoor Seating: Yes

Price Range : Average

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Enis Whittington
12/22/2010
Amazing!

I am always surprised at the difference of opinions regarding restaraunts. J Alexanders has been a favorite of mine for a while. I have always experienced impeccable service and the food has always been of great quality. Ambience is one of a relaxing nature. I will be back many, many times.

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12/06/2010
Good

I went here for lunch with a large group.

The restaurant looked very nice inside.

I had a Bacon Swiss Burger. The burger was excellent; one of the best I’ve had in San Antonio.
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I did not care for the fries that came with it. They were very thin.

The wait staff was very friendly and attentive.

The prices are very high. Too high for me to go there more than once every few years. (If that even.)

The burger was $12! Geesh.
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dreamarie
02/01/2010
Definitely not your mom's mac and cheese!

We've been here several times and with one exception, I always leave happy! The steaks are juicy, the ""not so ordinary"" macaroni and cheese is OUT OF THIS WORLD! The lighting and interior is very condusive(sp) to an intimate evening environment. Worth the waitlist.\r

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ccnmo
09/06/2008
Overpriced & Limited

We dined on a Wed late evening, restaurant was half full at the time with a party of at least 6 adults & 4 kids that took up any free standing tables. Of course we got stuck w/a booth (hate that) which comprises most of the restaurants seating. Make that a dark 'n dank booth. Due to the limited offerings under $15 my date ended up drinking her dinner. I ordered the fresh cut fish sandwich for an overpriced $15, wait, it did come w/fries although its the shoestring variety that remi...view morends me of the ""pik nik"" pop open cans from way back. The server informed me of the fish selection, it would be salmon or flounder. Well who wants a salmon sandwich? When my flounder sandwich arrived open faced it was about a 4oz piece on a 6oz bun, very small, barely fried & not fresh tasting. The server did offer to replace it w/something else but we just wanted out of this disappointing restaurant. Never again!view less

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buffbabes
05/13/2007
EWW

We just tried j alexanders for the first time tonight- because a few friends had reccomended it and we will not be returning! My hubby ordered the maui steak a marinated steak and asked for medium and it was WELL-actually way well done..i got the rotisserie cobb salad and the avacado was black in spots, the chicken tasted old, the salad was a little wilted, it was just disgusting. Totally over priced for the quality of the food. Portions are large but i prefer quality over quantity!...view more!view less

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orangeclover
09/03/2006
Must Try Croissants! Hearty Meal!

I am a frequent diner of J. Alexanders, and their Croissants are just to die for! Just ask for a basket(3pcs) if you didn't see it on menu. I do agree of previous review of it might not be the best place to bring infants or young child to, however i did sat w/some well behave toddlers during a sunny afternoon in their patio. guess it just denpends on how good your child behave.\r
Given it's atomsphere and hearty portion of food, the price is pretty reasonable. Although i did got
...view more an uncooked salmon once, the manager certainly took good care of it...unlike other famous chain store...read my other reiviews if you r interest.\r
Over all I do encourage you to pay them a visit when you have a chance to hang around The Quarry.\r
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averagejoe123
08/28/2006
Great Food, Great Martini's, Mashed Potatos by the Truckload

This place hits on all of the Big 3: Steaks, Salads and Seafood. They grill very well at this place and the menu is different from most of the usual restaurant suspects. Be warned though, the individual servings of mashed potatos are what the rest of the world regards as a Family Style Portion. This is a place where you absolutely do order the before dinner Martini and you absolutely do not order chicken fingers. It's also an elegant setting with good service.

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icky
08/08/2006
GOOD PRIME RIBS......

MY CHILDREN AND I LOVE IT. ALSO, A VERY ROMANTIC PLACE FOR DINNER. I GIVE OUT J. ALEXANDER'S GIFTS CERTIFCIATES AS GIFTS TO MY MARRIED FRIEND.

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mikedub
12/04/2005
Best food, Just OK Service

Just as the Title says, the food at J. Alexander's is the absolute best in town. No other restaurant in San Antonio can compare. As far as the service goes, it is hit or miss with their service staff. I have had outstanding service, and I have had service there that makes me wonder how they can ever stay in buisness. Overall it is a nice restaurant. It's the kind of restaurant that I would take a date or a buisness client to.

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sunees1
07/14/2005
Too small portions

Overpriced, over $13.00 for a small piece of Red fish and mashed potatoes. Nothing else comes with the small meal. No salad, no anything else.
We will not be returning.

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255 E Basse Rd Ste 130San AntonioTX 78209

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