Restaurant Spotlight: J. Alexander’s
J. Alexander’s is one of the best upscale, contemporary American restaurants with locations in a number of states throughout the country. The San Antonio location is very popular and provides an excellent place for those looking for fine dining.
They incorporate a modern twist with American-style food and are best-known for their wood-fired cuisine. The open kitchen in J. Alexander’s provides an attractive layout and allows mouth-watering aromas to permeate the entire restaurant.
J. Alexander’s takes pride in serving high quality food and providing great customer service. Only the finest seafood is used and all the steaks are hand-cut and prepared upon order. Fresh and farm-grown vegetables are also supplied to the restaurant daily; ensuring fresh ingredients are used in each and every dish. The menu features a varied array of American classics, and their specialties are steaks, prime rib and seafood. Some of the popular and recommended dishes include:
- Chicken Pasta Soup
- Mexico City Spinach con Queso
- Fire-Grilled Artichokes
- Smoked Salmon Dip
Burgers & Sandwiches
- Old Fashioned Cheeseburger
- Steak Burger
- Croque Madame
- Country Club
- Fresh Fish Sandwich
- Steak ‘N’ Fries
- Steak Brazzo
- Slow Roasted Prime Rib
- Ahi Tuna Steak
- Grilled Scottish Salmon
- Rotisserie Chicken
- Mr. Jack’s Crispy Chicken Platter
- Grilled Pork Tenderloin
For dessert you can enjoy the Carrot Cake, Very Best Chocolate Cake or the Key Lime Pie. They also provide other options, which rotate depending on the time of year.
There is also a bar that offers a wide selection of wine and plenty of other drinks. The refined atmosphere and reasonable prices for fine dining at J. Alexander’s will definitely make you come back for more.
Location and Hours
J. Alexander is found at 255 East Basse Road in San Antonio. They are open from 11am to 10pm Sunday through Thursday, and from 11am to 11pm on Friday and Saturday.