La Fonda on Main

1,441 reviews
$30 & under
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What Diners Think

  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for a Date

OpenTable Diner

June 17, 2018

We go here every Father’s Day for brunch. Super nice, great reasonably priced food.

OpenTable Diner

June 16, 2018

LaFonda serves delicious Mexican food. They have traditional Mexican and Tex-Mex selections. The enchiladas are second to none. It's not as tourist-ey as some of San Antonio's river walk options. I...Read More

OpenTable Diner

June 16, 2018

Great as usual!


June 15, 2018

As always... the wait staff was attentive and the food amazing. The only disappointment was the change in the menu item chicken milanesa. I go there specifically for that dish. The new one is good...Read More


June 14, 2018

Seated immediately at a nice table. Enchiladas were very good. Great service.

OpenTable Diner

June 13, 2018

I’ve eaten at La Fonda on several occasions and usually prefer to dine after dark and take advantage of their outdoor patio which provides a nice alternative to the usual indoor routine. The patio...Read More

OpenTable Diner

June 12, 2018

It was our first time in San Antonio and we were looking for good Mexican food. We’re from California and know what good Mexican food tastes like. I found La Fonda on yelp and we were not disappoin...Read More


June 12, 2018

One of my favorite restaurant s in San Antonio! Love the atmosphere, food, and Margaritas in an old time special neighborhood! I am never disappointed here!


June 9, 2018

This was our first visit to La Fonda on Main, but it won't be our last. The food and drinks were great and the service spot - on.

OpenTable Diner

June 9, 2018

Birthday celebration. Patio was lovely but there was an usually high number of flies, so we had to eat fast. Spoiled the ambiance, big time. They need bug control!
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  • Phone Number:

    (210) 733-0621
  • Parking:

    Private Lot
    We have two private lots-- one is located across Main Ave and and the other is on the North side of the restaurant. Street parking is also available.
  • Hours of Operation:

    Lunch 11:00-3:00
    Dinner 3:00-9:30

    Friday & Saturday:
    Lunch 11:00-3:00
    Dinner 3:00-10:30

    Brunch 10:30-3:00
    Dinner 3:00-9:30
  • Payment Options:

    AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Price:

    $30 & under
  • Dining Style:

    Casual Dining
  • Dress Code:

    Casual Dress
  • Executive Chef:

    Victor Maldonado
  • Description:

    Located just a few minutes from downtown in architecturally rich Monte Vista, La Fonda on Main is the oldest Mexican food restaurant in San Antonio. La Fonda serves both the best of Tex-Mex cuisine as well as authentic dishes of interior Mexico in a fun and casual setting with beautiful patio dining. Open daily serving lunch and dinner as well as a memorable Sunday brunch menu, we offer a full bar with a wide variety of liquor, beer and wine. Our famous margaritas are made with hand-squeezed limes and your choice of a large selection of tequilas.
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