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7:00 PM
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Bliss Restaurant

4.8
2273 reviews
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$50 and over
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Contemporary American
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  • Good for a Date (83)
  • Creative Cuisine (77)
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Bliss is consistently among San Antonio’s best restaurants in terms of quality, service and atmosphere. Bliss is located just blocks away from downtown San Antonio in the burgeoning Southtown area. Our mission is to express excellence in the most inclusive, genuine and hospitable way. Bliss serves contemporary American cuisine. Our menu changes frequently with an emphasis on what is seasonal and creative over what is predictable and familiar. Our goal is to create a relaxed yet elegant dining experience in a genuine and comfortable environment.


Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Contemporary American
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Hours of operation
Dinner: Tuesday - Thursday: 5:30pm - 10:00pm, Friday - Saturday: 5:30pm - 11:00pm
Back patio is open for full service when weather pemits.
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Phone number
(210) 225-2547
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
Mark Bliss
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Private party facilities
Private room- Seats 30
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
S. Alamo
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Special events & promotions
The following authorization statement formally confirms scheduled reservation for any party size at Bliss Restaurant. It allows Bliss Restaurant to collect $45 fee for every person in the party in the event of a late cancellation (24 hours) or no-show without a prior notice.

CHRISTMAS EVE
NEW YEAR'S EVE

New Year's Eve prefixed menu is $100 and includes amuse bouche and four courses with multiple choice

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Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Beer, BYO Liquor, BYO Wine, Chef's Table, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Outdoor Smoking Area, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 2273 People Are Saying
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4.8  based on recent ratings
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food
4.8
service
4.7
ambience
4.4
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96% of people would recommend it to a friend
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Mimito (Los Angeles)
5.0  Dined 8 hours ago

Lovely food. Very nice space.

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OpenTable Diner (New Orleans)
5.0  Dined 9 hours ago

Meal was delicious. Flavors were so unique.

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FoodCon (Toronto)
5.0  Dined 4 days ago

Great food, service and ambiance. Menu changes daily.

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Georgia (Kansas City)
3.0  Dined 4 days ago

I was disappointed with the atmosphere because it was a very special occasion and we basically could not have a conversation without interruptions from the waiter or the people seated on either side of us. The food was good and the restaurant was enjoyable but the ambiance was not romantic.

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Renny (Kansas City)
5.0  Dined 4 days ago

Incredible experience! Everything we ate was stellar but the standouts were the fried oyster sliders, their take on a wedge salad, and the Cajun spiced quail stuffed with dirty rice. Would return in a heartbeat if we didn’t live in Kansas City!

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p2cat (San Antonio)
5.0  Dined 4 days ago

Fantastic food & service for our group of 10 celebrating a birthday

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JCPenny27 
5.0  Dined 5 days ago

A fantastic restaurant! We will definitely be eating there again.

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OpenTable Diner (Tahoe)
5.0  Dined 5 days ago

Amazing food

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OpenTable Diner (Dallas)
5.0  Dined 5 days ago

I was attending a conference and dined at several restaurants along the River Walk over those four days. The food, service and value varied dramatically, with two spots making it on my "never again" list. Thankfully just a few miles down the road we found Bliss! The food was exceptional. (The best scallops I've had in years.) The ambiance and service also spot-on. And plenty of free parking building-adjacent?! Too good to be true. Ive got another conference in SA in May. We'll be back to Bliss... probably twice!

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foodie (San Antonio)
4.0  Dined 6 days ago

Excellent service, great food.

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TakariJ (San Antonio)
5.0  Dined 7 days ago

It was an amazing experience me and my wife had for a very overdue date night. The staff was very friendly and professional. And the food....OH MY GOD SOOOO GOOD!!! Bliss will definitely be our date night spot.

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Finedininglover (San Antonio)
4.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

Good restaurant. Safe and ample parking. Very nice hostesses. I was there for Valentine's day so the place was packed and thus noisy. The kitchen is very close to the sitting area and this adds to the commotion, as waiting staff goes back and forth to the kitchen and back , navigating through very narrow spaces between the tables. Our server was middle aged woman, tired of her work, barely trying to hide her exasperation behind a forced smile. Although she did a solid job, personally, I'd prefer someone more enthusiastic. The food was very tasty. It was a special holiday four course meal. The weird thing is that an appetizer was a small arrangement on a big plate, however the rest of the courses were large and overfilling. Also, I felt a bit rushed.I think the pauses between the courses weren't long enough to fully enjoy the meal. I felt the message was: Eat up, we got more people coming. The thing I disliked the most though is not adherence to the dress code advertised.Most people were dressed really nice but few wore jeans and shirts. I mean, is this a nice expensive place or what? Well, all and all, I'd give them seven out of ten. I don't think I would go back there, but I'd recommend to check it out.

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sarahtonin (New England)
5.0  Dined on February 13, 2018

Amazing!! Our server Nick was great!! So personable and really helped impacts our already awesome dining experience. The oyster sliders are a must!

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vipOpenTable Diner (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined on February 13, 2018

Scallops and short-ribs were superb. Service outstanding. We loved the butter cake for dessert.

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OpenTable Diner (Western NC)
5.0  Dined on February 10, 2018

Everything was spot on. From the appetizer to dessert, excellent execution. Service rivaled the best restaurants in “big cities” I’ve been to in the past. Attentive but never invasive. I would recommend to anyone looking for inventive cuisine in a relaxed yet sophisticated atmosphere.

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