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Bliss Restaurant

4.8
2265 reviews
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$50 and over
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Contemporary American
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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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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 2265 People Are Saying
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4.8  based on recent ratings
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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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foodie (San Antonio)
4.0  Dined 2 days ago

Excellent service, great food.

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TakariJ 
5.0  Dined 3 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 4 days ago

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 5 days ago

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 5 days ago

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 11, 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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OpenTable Diner (San Antonio)
4.0  Dined on February 11, 2018

We have enjoyed dinner many times at Bliss and our last visit was no exception. The food is always delicious and the service attentive. Bliss continues to be one of our favorite dining spots.

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JerryB (Omaha)
5.0  Dined on February 11, 2018

We were in SA on vacation. We researched numerous restaurants before hand and narrowed our dinner choices to 4. Each night we did one of the four. It was unanimous Bliss was our favorite! We rated it the best of the 4 in quality, taste, service, ambiance etc. All 4 of us agreed we would return and recommend it.

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OpenTable Diner (Las Vegas)
4.0  Dined on February 10, 2018

This was an exceptional meal and I would have given 5 stars except for the fact that they don’t have a full bar.

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TANYA (San Antonio)
1.0  Dined on February 10, 2018

I absolutely love Bliss! The service, food, and atmosphere is wonderful. This is a hidden jewel within San Antonio!

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JeffreyW (Austin)
5.0  Dined on February 10, 2018

The food and service here is always spectacular. They also have corkage if you have a special wine!

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OpenTable Diner (San Antonio)
5.0  Dined on February 10, 2018

Excellent food, service and atmosphere. Highly recommended!!!

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OpenTable Diner (El Paso)
5.0  Dined on February 10, 2018

Bliss was recommended by a friend who has great taste in restaurants. Based on this, we chose Bliss for a special birthday celebration and so glad we did! Ambiance is great and the food was amazing. So glad we went, it made the occasion so much more special!

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OpenTable Diner 
5.0  Dined on February 9, 2018

My husband’s 70th birthday and our friend’s 69th.

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OpenTable Diner (Phoenix)
5.0  Dined on February 7, 2018

Phenomenal!

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