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Pico de Gallo

111 S. Leona St San Antonio, TX 78207

Try Our Lunch Specials Monday - Friday! 


Where the Locals Go To Eat!

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Want to visit the birthplace of fajitas? Check out our sister restaurant:  La Margarita!

Looking for a bright, festive atmosphere at one of the oldest Mexican cafes and bakeries in San Antonio? Check out  Mi Tierra Cafe & Panaderia


Mexican Restaurant in Downtown San Antonio, TX

Downtown San Antonio, TX offers some of the best Mexican food in the nation. Pico de Gallo tops the list. With traditional Mexican cuisine paired with live mariachi and fantastic lunch specials, you'll feel like you just stepped into Mexico.

Pico de Gallo is the ultimate Mexican restaurant experience! We are the best lunch spot in the downtown San Antonio, TX area! Our lunch specials are unbeatable compared to the competition and are absolutely delicious! If you are looking to serve Mexican food at your next party, book it at our astonishing party room! 

About Us

One of the best things about San Antonio, TX is that we share in many of the best Mexican customs. When you want to indulge in authentic Mexican food dishes from our neighbor to the south, then you want the best Mexican restaurant around. You want Pico de Gallo, right in the heart of downtown San Antonio, TX. Looking to host a big event? Have your next big gathering in our party room. Your guests will not be disappointed by our delicious Mexican food catered by our professional servers. 

Party Room Downtown San Antonio, TX

An Amazing Mexican Restaurant Experience!

More than six decades ago, Pete and Cruz Cortez came to San Antonio and opened up their first Mexican restaurant, a spot of early-rising farmers to grab a meal. The restaurant was notable for being the first American restaurant to serve fajitas, and it wasn't long before Pete and Cruz had to expand to serve their loyal customers.

Today, our family owns three restaurants – La Margarita, Pico de Gallo, and Mi Tierra, and the sons and daughters of Pete and Cruz still uphold the same standards that were set years ago.  We are still revered as one of the best Mexican restaurants to visit, and provide a unique cultural ambiance that is fun for locals and tourists alike. 

Try Authentic Mexican Food Today!

Served up with live mariachi music, our Mexican restaurant does it right.

Pico de Gallo is dedicated to offering the authentic experience right when you step through the doors. Order any of the authentic Mexican food from our menu, kick back and enjoy the live mariachi music, and immerse yourself in the cultural hotspot that is our Mexican restaurant. Mariachi music is the long since adored form of folk style music originating from Mexico. It plays an important role in Mexican culture, and is enjoyed by millions of people from all over the world.

We aim to bring that worldly experience to you with our live Mariachi band! We know that people don't just dine out for the food, delicious as it might be. They want the whole experience. And that's exactly what Pico de Gallo brings to the table.


For a hearty breakfast that will get you energized for the day ahead, stop by Pico de Gallo.  Although we serve an array of breakfast tacos – with your choice of egg, potatoes, bacon, sausage, pork tips, beef tips, beans, cheese, and barbacoa – that you can choose to grab and go or eat inside, we also serve many different breakfast plates to give you a complete, well-rounded meal. As a panaderia Mexican bakery, we also have delicious pastries like pan dulce and candies for you to nibble on.  Egg white only meals are available upon request to meet your dietary needs.


Mexican Food Downtown San Antonio, TX If you decide to visit us for lunch Monday – Friday from 11:00am – 2:30pm, you will be able to take advantage of our delicious and affordable lunch specials.  At Pico de Gallo, we offer daily lunch specials including Puffy Tacos, Enchiladas, Pico de Gallo Steak, Caldo de Res, Pollo al Carbón, Pollo Norteño, and more. 

Our lunch specials give you a lot to pick from. If you're only in the mood for a light snack, we can accommodate you with some of our lighter fare options. We also have larger lunch platters if you're ready for a big meal. Pico De Gallo is the perfect lunch spot to stop on your lunch break or with friends.


At dinner time, the atmosphere really comes to life with bright neon lights and live mariachi music.  Our mariachis are eager to serenade you and your guests as you browse the menu or eat your meal.  Some of our dinner specialties include Milanesa (lightly breaded beef steak served with papas, refried beans, and a salad), Gallina en Mole (tender chicken covered in mole sauce with Spanish rice and refried beans), Pepper Steak (high grade sirloin smothered with sautéed tomatoes, onions, jalapenos, and chile con queso alongside refried beans, papas, and guacamole), and much more.

Host Your Event in Our Party Room!

Or make us your lunch spot and take advantage of our lunch specials!

Live Mariachi Downtown San Antonio, TX If you are looking for a fun and upbeat venue to host your event, why not choose Pico de Gallo? We have a private party room (the Salón Azteca) that can seat up to 125 guests comfortably.  This space features its one private bar with a beautiful, hand-carved wooden mural displaying Mexican festivities.  You are more than welcome to bring your own decorations to make the day even more special.  Whether it is a rehearsal dinner, business event, graduation party, or birthday celebration, Pico de Gallo's banquet room is the perfect location.

Or, if you're just looking to grab a quick bite this afternoon, make Pico de Gallo your lunch spot. You won't believe you've been dining anywhere else in downtown San Antonio, TX. With our unbelievable lunch specials and our fun, dynamic atmosphere, the rest of your day will be that much better after you spend the afternoon with us.

At Pico de Gallo, we pride ourselves on the finest authentic Mexican food downtown San Antonio, TX has to offer. From the amazing lunch specials to the enjoyment of live mariachi, we have you covered as the number one dinner and lunch spot. Planning an event, give us a call to check the availability of our party room. We look forward to serving you authentic Mexican cuisine and an atmosphere like no other!

Products & Services

Pico de Gallo is proud to be one of the premier Mexican restaurants in San Antonio, TX. When we first opened our doors to San Antonio, we had no idea just how well people would respond to our Mexican cuisine. Coming to Pico de Gallo is always an experience, with live mariachi music, delicious margaritas and more. Treat yourself to Pico de Gallo today!

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