The Residences at La Cantera are located just 20 minutes outside of San Antonio! Being near a busy highway intersection gives our residents easy access to all the city has to offer. At our apartments near UTSA, we’ve put together a list of some great restaurants you can try when you live with us. Find your new home at The Residences at La Cantera and experience these restaurants that are close to our property!

Palenque Grill La Cantera

If you’re looking for a tasty and authentic Mexican meal, head to Palenque Grill! Owner Don Pancho has instilled a little piece of his homeland in this family restaurant. The food is 100% Mexican, originating and inspired by the states of the North Pacific Coast of Mexico. With traditional dishes like Chile Relleno, Tampiquena, Carnitas and more, there is something for everyone to enjoy. The fully stocked bar and the yummy dessert options offer plenty of drinks and treats to indulge in, as well.

Piatti Eilan San Antonio

This is San Antonio’s best local Italian Restaurant and Bar. The chefs are committed to sustainable and locally sourced dining options. Enjoy a Charcuterie and Cheese Board as an appetizer and a pizza or pasta as your main entrée! They offer Margherita, Port Sausage, Meat Lovers or Mediterranean pizzas, and traditional spaghetti, Penne Grilled Chicken or Spinach and Ricotta Ravioli pastas. Their menu is packed with many more delicious Italian dishes for you to enjoy, so check out Piatti Eilan today!

Acu Bistro Bar

Acu Bistro Bar’s menu is Mediterranean-inspired and revolves around a wood fired oven. Their environment aims to intermingle old-world cooking and modern flair to bring customers a traditional and invigorating dining experience. Start with some fresh pita and then enjoy a soup and salad combo or braised lamb shank entrée. Swing by for brunch, lunch, or dinner!

Nelson’s BBQ

Branch out and try a different dining style at Nelson’s BBQ ­­Food Truck! Some of Nathanial Nelson’s costumers have claimed that his food is the best barbeque they’ve ever had and that he’s mastered the craft of it in only five years. People wonder how something so amazing can come from a food truck, so find out for yourself today!

The Residences at La Cantera are located close to these restaurants and more. Come home to our apartments near UTSA and contact us today!

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