All the Restaurants That Will Be at This Year's Flavor, San Antonio's Biggest Food Event 

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We're just days away from Flavor, where San Antonio restaurants and bakeries offer up their delicious treats. You'll be able to sample bites from more than 25 restaurants in various cuisines, enjoy craft beer and wine, signature cocktails and a live Culinary Showdown.

There will also be tunes from the SoundCream Airstream, three DJ stations and CAM art installations.

San Antonio Flavor – held on March 28 at the San Antonio Museum of Art – is a charitable event benefiting Culinaria 501c3. There's still some tickets left – don't wait too long!
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The Jerk Shack
117 Matyear St, (210) 776-7780,
Taste the goodness of Jamaica – right here in San Antonio. Consider Flavor a godsend for bring you the Jerk Shack. The West Side spot if a new contender in the local food scene, but is a favorite for artisan, yet authentic Jamaican fare made right.
Photo by Jessica Elizarraras
La Botanica
2911 N St Mary's St, (210) 716-0702,
Vegetarians and just about anyone that can appreciate a tasty meal that will leave you feeling great will want to hit up La Botanica’s booth. These guilt-free Mexican and Tex-Mex bites can’t be missed.
Photo by shotsxgabe via Instagram / labotanicasa
Panifico Bake Shop
602 NW 24th St, (210) 434-9290,
Be sure to save room for dessert! That’s right, the long-standing and well-loved bakery will be available for you to get your fix of something sweet and oh-so-fulfilling.
Photo via Instagram / countdowncityconnoisseurs
303 Pearl Pkwy #111, (210) 670-7684,
The inventive Pearl spot known as Botika will, of course, make an appearance at Flavor. While you’ll miss out on the stylish digs, you’ll still get to enjoy Peruvian-Asian fusion plates that will blow your mind – or at least your taste buds.
Photo via Instagram / botikapearl
527 El Paso St, (210) 977-0010,
This Downtown spot is known for cafe-style dishes like hot and cold sandwiches, salads, soups and more. You’ll find some of that goodness at Flavor, so don’t miss it.
Photo via Instagram / sacurrent
The Beignet Stand
Food truck,
The couple behind the Southern Grit has emerged with the new concept – The Beignet Stand – and is already a favorite for many San Antonians. Be sure to swing by during the event, we’re sure these treats will be going fast!
Photo via Instagram / thebeignetstand
Sangria on the Burg
5115 Fredericksburg Road, (210) 265-3763,
Your favorite brunch spot is keeping it real and posting up at Flavor. Whatever is on the menu, you can expect it to be a hit for a whole bunch of foodies.
Photo via Instagram / Sangria on the Burg
Meadow Neighborhood Eatery + Bar
555 W Bitters Road #110, (210) 481-4214,
Considered one of the hottest new restaurants, Meadow will grace Flavor attendees with its presence. The Bitters Road spot is known for seasonal Texas dishes brought to you by husband-and-wife team PJ and Lindsey Edwards.
Photo by Jessica Elizarraras
152 E Pecan St #102, (210) 444-0702,
Avoid the downtown parking and just score Kimura at Flavor! A yummy bowl of noodles made and assembled perfectly will likely take you to your happy place, so don’t miss this booth.
Photo via Instagram / notorioushuyig
1012 S Presa St, (210) 532-2551,
You’ll get to score bites from Southtown’s stylish eatery, Bite, that makes food fun without compromising taste. The French culinary destination is regarded for its small plates, which will definitely make for a delicious bite (hehe) and a perfect shot for the ‘gram.
Photo by jan_eats210 via Instagram / biterestaurantsa
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Grayze On Grayson
521 E Grayson St, (210) 481-8776,
Go the American route and hit up Grayze – at Flavor! Though you’ll miss out on the patio, you can still score tasty bites that might just make a regular diner out of you.
Photo via Instagram / grayzeongrayson
1010 S Flores St Suite #111, (210) 481-4884,
Serving up Asian fare and specializing in Chinese dishes, Bamboo will likely be a popular booth at Flavor. Seriously, who wouldn’t want to score some noodles or saucy chicken?
Photo via Instagram / sacurrent
Market on Houston
205 E Houston St, (210) 554-1721,
This chic spot is temporarily setting up at Flavor, and we’re so glad. We know you will be too, because you’ll get to taste consciously-made farm-to-table small plates loved by locals and tourists alike.
Photo via Instagram / marketonhouston
Two Step Restaurant & Bar
9840 W Loop 1604 N, (210) 688-2686,
Of course there will be Texas-inspired – as in BBQ and Mexican fare influences – bites at Flavor! Expect these plates to be plenty meaty and to have you saying, “Yee-haw!”
Photo via Instagram / alamofoodie
The Art of Donut
428 N St Mary's St, (210) 265-5423,
You’ll want to stop by the Art of Donut booth and score a pretty sweet, complete with bright colors and bedazzle-like details. Oh, and they taste super delicious too.
Photo via Instagram / theartofdonut
Grille 254
16641 La Cantera Pkwy, (210) 558-6500,
The La Cantera Resort’s restaurant will be coming on down to take part in Flavor. Grille 254, obviously an upscale spot, has a menu of lighter breakfast and lunch options like salads and sandwiches.
Photo via Instagram / grille254
Viva La Dough
This quirky shop is not just online only, so getting your fix of edible cookie dough at Flavor is perfectly convenient.
Photo by Jessica Elizarraras
1806 N 1604 W, (210) 479-9700,
Bar food takes on a whole new meaning at Cover-3. This sports bar-esque joint is joining the Flavor party and will be serving bites that fall under its schtick of elevated bar food.
Photo via Instagram / cover3dining
Lick Honest Ice Creams
312 Pearl Pkwy #2101, (210) 314-8166,
You can look forward to the days of summer and hit up Lick at Flavor. Expect scoops of the homemade ice cream that is made with Texas in mind!
Photo by theginger_snap via Instagram / historicpearl
High Street Wine Co.
302 Pearl Pkwy #104, (210) 908-9144,
Pearl’s boozy spot is bringing the party to Flavor. Expect small plates and more at this pop-up.
Photo by westeastarmory via Instagram / highstreetwine
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Papouli’s Greek Grill
Multiple locations,
Explore the tastes of Greece and hit up Papouli’s at Flavor! With three locations throughout San Antonio, take that as reason enough to sample classic bites from this authentic chain.
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Shake Shack
7427 San Pedro Ave, (210) 277-4770,
Burgers are up for grabs too! A simple, but flavorful burger awaits you at Flavor.
Photo via Instagram / shakeshack
Toro Kitchen + Bar
115 N Loop 1604 E #1105, (210) 592-1075,
Spanish cuisine will surely take you to your happy place. Known for classics like paella and tapas, Toro’s contribution to the event is so appreciated.
Photo via Instagram / torokitchenandbar
Just Made Juice
Whether you’re new to juicing or an expert, you can enjoy a cup of some good freshness at Flavor. The mostly-online juice shop creates juices made from common and unique ingredients alike that offer plenty of health benefits.
Photo via Instagram / justmadejuice
Paloma Blanca Mexican Cuisine
5800 Broadway St #300, (210) 822-6151,
Paloma Blanca is known for serving up authentic Mexican fare with gluten-free and paleo options available to restricted eaters. So you can expect the beloved restaurant to come through for every foodie in attendance.
Photo via Instagram / palomablancasa
Summer Moon Coffee
Multiple locations,
With two locations in SA, we’re still not sure if Summer Moon is planning to eventually have as many shops in the Alamo City as it does in its homebase of Austin. Either way, you’ll get to enjoy a cup of coffee and other treats from these folks at Flavor.
Photo via Instagram / countdowncityconnoisseurs
Leon Valley Cafe
6417 Evers Road, Leon Valley, (210) 520-0706,
Haven’t yet made it to one of SA’s consistently top-rated restaurants according to Yelp? Now’s your chance. Leon Valley Cafe makes a little bit of everything, so you’re bound to get something fun and delicious no matter what they choose to bring to the table.
Photo via Instagram / mllastra
5539 N Loop 1604 W, (210) 202-2694,
If you go to Topgolf just for the food and drink, consider Flavor the perfect opportunity to enjoy bites and more sans golf.
Photo via Instagram / _malloryyyyy_
The Culinary Institute of America
312 Pearl Parkway Building 2, Suite #2102, (210) 554-6400,
No need to head to the Pearl campus to taste the goodness that students at CIA-San Antonio are cooking up. Just head to Flavor! Students will feature small plates from the esteemed program that will show you what direction the local food scene is heading.
Photo via Instagram / dgonzo392
Naco Mexican Brunch
Food truck, (210) 610-5136,
This food truck serves it up with Mexican bites that are – you guessed it – perfect for brunch. Eggy bites and colorful flavors will definitely spice up your culinary adventure at Flavor.
Photo via Instagram / nacomexican
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Thai Topaz
2177 NW Military Hwy, (210) 290-9833,
Do you have an eternal craving for Thai food? Us too. Thai Topaz will take care of that for you at Flavor.
Photo via Instagram / heychicharra
The Art Institute of San Antonio
10000 I-10 #200,
Students from the institute’s culinary program will head on down to Flavor to wow you with their skills. The program features a bakery/pastries track as will as a general culinary arts track, so you’re bound to score some good eats.
Photo via Instagram / thisisindira1
Garden Tea Lounge
2375 NW Military Hwy, (210) 308-8327,
This bistro lounge is known for its organic teas, scones and other baked goods. If you have a soft spot for the simple things, then you’ll love these treats.
Photo via Instagram / gardentealounge
Bibi’s Sweet Poe
It’s all about sweet potato pudding over at Bibi’s. Other sweet treats are up for grabs here, but seriously, this pudding will knock your socks off. Stop by Bibi’s to sample what’s good.
Photo via Instagram / bibisweetpoe
Kung Fu Tea
Multiple locations,
If it’s trendy and yummy, it’s going to be at Flavor. So of course Kung Fu Tea will pop up at the ultimate foodie event! However you like your bubble tea, but sure to grab a cup at some point during the evening.
Photo via Instagram / kungfuteasanantonio
Paesanos Lincoln Heights
555 E Basse Road, (210) 828-5191,
The long-standing Paesanos will be part of the Flavor lineup too. Known for pasta and seafood dishes, including the prized red snapper, you’re definitely in for a treat if you stop by Paesanos post.
Photo via Instagram / beatricecarreon
Cosmic Cakery
150 W Olmos Dr, (210) 387-2305,
A local bakery known for creative custom cakes, cupcakes and cake pops, Cosmic Cakery will satisfy any sweet tooth. So remember to save room for dessert – and snap a picture of your treat!
Photo via Instagram / cosmiccakery
Chef Junction
If you’ve yet to try the dishes created by catering company Chef Junction, here’s your chance. The service offers “flavors of the world,” according to its Facebook page.
Photo via Instagram / chefjunctionsa
The Jerk Shack
117 Matyear St, (210) 776-7780,
Taste the goodness of Jamaica – right here in San Antonio. Consider Flavor a godsend for bring you the Jerk Shack. The West Side spot if a new contender in the local food scene, but is a favorite for artisan, yet authentic Jamaican fare made right.
Photo by Jessica Elizarraras

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