Eat and Drink

Texas is filled with all sorts of eateries serving giant-sized dishes, like a 10-pound cinnamon roll or an array of huge appetizers that includes a sharable 7-pound burger.

It only makes sense that the Lone Star State has a restaurant that serves giant pizzas, too. Big Lou's Pizza in San Antonio, TX serves pizzas with all the typical pizza toppings like pepperoni, mushrooms, black olives and more.

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While the Texas weather gets hotter and hotter, locals are looking for a way to have fun without having to head outdoors. In the great Lone Star State, there's nothing better during the summer than sipping on a delicious, ice-cold margarita and now, there's a new way for San Antonians to get their hands on one. La Gloria in San Antonio is delivering margaritas to resident's doors starting today in their new colorful margarita trucks.

La Gloria just shared in a press release that they will be delivering their famous margaritas to San Antonio residents' doors starting today, and their first Margarita Trucks will deliver within a three-mile radius of Crockett Park.

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If there's one thing Texans love to drink, especially during the summer, it's tea. Whether it's sweet, unsweet, or flavored, the larger the cup it comes in, the better. HTeaO just opened in San Antonio after already having numerous locations across the Lone Star State, but this new addition to SATX will have Texans flocking to the doors to get their hands on some delicious tea. 

Last Friday, May 22, 2020, HTeaO opened its first San Antonio location, and, according to their website, there are many more near SATX that are on their way.

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Chips are a great in-between meals snack and for us Texans, the spicier they are, the better. That's why if it was possible to have Hot Cheetos not just in-between meals, but with every meal, we would! Turns out, a San Antonio Tex-Mex restaurant specializes in adding Hot Cheetos to just about everything on their menu and it makes for absolutely delicious results. 

Big Poppas Tacos in San Antonio is a Tex-Mex food truck with a mouthwatering, Hot Cheetos-infused menu.

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Nothing pairs better with summertime than a tasty, refreshing treat. The "refreshing" part sits especially well with Texans considering how hot it can get in the state this time of year, and for many months to come. A dessert spot in San Antonio that sells shaved ice, fruit cups, and much more is the place you need to check out if you're craving something sweet, sour, cold, or all of the above!

Aloha Shaved Ice is a small shop in San Antonio that sells a variety of desserts and snacks.

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Each year Texans look forward to the month that Fiesta arrives in San Antonio and brings with it food, festivities, and much more. This year, however, Fiesta was postponed to November and, as a result, Texans are left with emptier bellies than usual this April. A Fiesta loving San Antonio restaurant has decided to come to the rescue and sell "Fiesta Survival Kits" to bring the celebration to your home and help us forget that we still have several more months until the festivities truly begin.

Mi Tierra in San Antonio currently has a Fiesta Survival Kit type, their No. 1, for sale for $75. The kit includes a massive amount of food, all of which will make your mouths water.

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One of the biggest citywide tragedies that occurred this spring was the postponement of San Antonio's biggest beloved festivals. While the city is currently undergoing shutdowns of big events, restaurants, and social gatherings, residents are dreaming of the taste of chicken on a stick and elote. There's no need to feel down because you can experience a drive-thru San Antonio Fiesta this weekend to get your foodie fix.

This Saturday, April 18, 2020, San Antonians are invited by the locally loved restaurant Mi Familia de Mi Tierra to head on over and grab some of the most iconic Fiesta dishes in drive-thru fashion.

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Shopping for booze isn't always easy and ordering from restaurants can be expensive, especially when you're paying for a meal that's accompanying your drink (or drinks). For those who thought they'd never see a solution to either predicament, we have some good news for you! You can get daiquiris to-go near San Antonio thanks to this incredible dine-in and drive-thru spot. 

SipIT Daiquiris To-Go is located in Universal City, just a short drive away on the border on San Antonio.

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Many things are changing around us these days, but there is one thing that will stay inalterable: our appetite. If you are a foodie with a particular love for delicious, fried street food, there's a french fry-loving restaurant in San Antonio serving a plate of crispy and hot fries loaded with tons of luscious Nutella. And yes, you can easily order take out. 

Order Up, located at 999 E. Basse Rd. in San Antonio, has a lot of unique french fries dishes, including the Caesar fries or the Spicy Fire fries. Still, the Nutella fries had become a sensation on social media. 

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Cotton candy is one of the most universally popular treats ever. Whether it's to snack on while waiting in line for a Ferris Wheel or to garnish your favorite milkshake, either way, it's a crowd-pleaser. Interestingly enough, the light sugary dessert has also become one of the main components on the menu of Bubble Waffle Bar, a dessert shop in San Antonio.

Known for their crazy creations, Bubble Waffle Bar has definitely generated some hype around the San Antonio area.

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Imagine that you're taking a stroll downtown and you're met with the potent smell of fresh coffee lurking behind a building. First off, you'd probably be a little confused because you don't see a coffee shop in sight. What you do find is Espada Coffee, the hidden pink coffee truck in downtown San Antonio and then it all makes sense.

With such a heavy saturation of coffee shops in the San Antonio area, the thing that makes this particular coffee spot so unique is pretty obvious.

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The Southern tradition of combining a crispy fried chicken breast with a waffle doused in syrup is known to be the perfect dish for any occasion. With both savory and sweet elements, you can eat it for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Who doesn't love a dish with range? We've seen the dish grow increasingly in popularity and has turned out to be a go-to menu item for most restaurants. If you enjoy the combination just as much as we do, a restaurant in San Antonio has 10 different chicken and waffle recipes to choose from.

Mr. C's Fried Chicken & Waffles is a super hot breakfast spot in the city where you can get your fill of the iconic dish.

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