• Thanks for the important work you are doing. 

    ALL of you are great.

    -Jolene, Study Participant
  • It is a pleasure working with such a dedicated research team 

    and I would definitely like to collaborate with your site on future trials. I sincerely appreciate all of the efforts made to date on our studies!

    -GSK Monitor
  • Very pleasant and friendly staff.

    They are very considerate to make every effort to make me comfortable.

    -Ralph, Study Participant
  • I am never anxious on visits; 

    very helpful staff.

    -Donald, Study Participant
  • The staff is extremely welcoming and supportive

    Everyone is aware of their responsibilities, knowledgeable of research and very cooperative. The entire organization is well run from the top down. This is my favorite site to work with!

    -Novum Monitor
  • Everyone is friendly and very informative.

    They explain all procedures and why. The staff is courteous and friendly and they listen. They ask often if you need anything, are friendly and smiling. A smile always goes a long way, even when you don’t feel like smiling.

    -Diane, Study Participant
  • Awesome!

    -GSK Monitor
  • Well executed, punctual. 

    Good job, keep up the good work.

    -Joel, Study Participant
  • Laura R, Dr. Holcomb and the rest of the staff are super professionals! 

    Happy to be part of this study; will recommend this clinic to others!

    -Lou, Study Participant
  • Study Coordinators were very responsive to my emails 

    and requests for study questions. Staff at the site is very friendly and accommodating. Patients' charts are very well organized and complete

    -Quintiles Monitor
  • Wonderful!

    Everyone is so friendly each time I have an appointment.

    -Gloria, Study Participant
  • Lisa Lopez and the entire staff are extremely professional, courteous, welcoming, etc. 

    I never felt I was in a doctor’s office; it felt like being at home.

    -Sara, Study Participant
  • The staff was friendly and knowledgeable. 

    Principal Investigator was available to meet and showed oversight in source. Data and regulatory binders were clean and well maintained.

    -Wyeth Monitor
  • The staff is upbeat, friendly and positive. 

    Very willing to make the testing sessions as comfortable as if one is at home. The staff treats me with care, compassion and understanding.

    -Mary Ann, Study Participant
  • This site does quality work 

    and pays attention to detail. Data corrections are usually handled quickly. All staff seem organized and are conscientious about their work.

    -Sanofi Monitor
  • Educational, pleasant, concerned with my health, 

    as well as the study performance. A combination of professional and a concerned family.

    -Michael, Study Participant

San Antonio Amenities

Many of our visitors ask us to recommend restaurants and lodging close to the South Texas Medical Center Complex and downtown on the Riverwalk.

We suggest you consider the following establishments when in the Medical Center area or when visiting other areas of San Antonio.

Please click on each category for more information.

Restaurants in the Medical Center

AJUUA
11703 Huebner, Suite 208 
210-877-0600
Central Mexican Food
Moderately Expensive
http://www.ajuua.net/

ALAMO CAFÉ
10060 IH-10 West
210-691-8827
Mexican Food
Inexpensive
http://www.alamocafe.com/

ALDOS
8539 Fredericksburg Road
210-696-2536
Italian/Continental Food
Moderately Expensive
http://www.aldos.us/

BABE’S OLD FASHIONED FOOD
9207 Huebner Road 
210-561-2222
Burgers, Fries & Shakes
Inexpensive
http://www.babeshamburgers.com/

BILL MILLER’S BBQ
9202 Wurzbach
210-692-7373
BBQ/Tea
Inexpensive
http://www.billmillerbbq.com/

BLACK-EYED PEA
7959 Fredericksburg Road
210-614-3825
American Food
Moderately Expensive
http://www.theblackeyedpea.com/

BLANCO CAFÉ
7934 Fredericksburg Road
210-692-3233
Mexican Food
Inexpensive
http://blancocafe.net

CHACHOS
7870 Callaghan Road
210-366-2023
Mexican Food – Great Margaritas
Moderately Expensive
http://www.chachos.com/

CHESTER’S HAMBURGERS
4980 IH-10 West
210-699-1222
Burgers
Inexpensive

CHIC-FIL-A
4715 Medical Drive
210-615-5293
Fast Food
Inexpensive
http://www.chick-fil-a.com/

CHIPOTLE
4727 Medical Drive
210-200-6359
Mexican Fast Food
Inexpensive
http://www.chipotle.com

CRACKER BARREL
11030 IH-10 West
210-690-3808
American Food/Breakfast
Moderately Expensive
http://www.crackerbarrel.com/

FUJIYA JAPANESE GARDEN
9030 Wurzbach Road
210-615-7553
Excellent sushi and Japanese specialties
Moderately Expensive
http://www.fujiyajapanesegarden.com/

GOLDEN WOK
8822 Wurzbach
210-615-8282
Dim Sum/Pan Asian
Moderately Expensive
http://www.golden-wok.com/

JASON'S DELI
9933 W IH 10
210-690-3354
Sandwiches and Salads
Inexpensive
http://www.jasonsdeli.com/

JERSEY MIKES
7970 Fredericksburg Road, Suite 102
210-256-9618
Sandwiches
Inexpensive
http://www.jerseymikes.com/

LA MADELEINE FRENCH BAKERY
11745 IH-10 West
210-691-1227
French
Moderately Expensive
http://www.lamadeleine.com/

MAGNOLIA PANCAKE HAUS
10333 Huebner Road
210-496-0828
German/Breakfast
Inexpensive
http://www.magnoliapancakehaus.com/

NADLER’S
1621 Babcock Road
210-340-1021
Bakery/Deli
Inexpensive
http://www.nadlers.com/

SARIKA'S THAI RESTAURANT
9620 Huebner 
210-877-0888
Superb Thai dishes
Inexpensive to Moderately Expensive

SEA ISLAND
10303 IH-10 West
210-558-8989
Seafood - Always Fresh
Moderately Expensive
http://www.shrimphouse.com/

TEXAS HAMBURGER COMPANY
9010 Huebner
210-699-1189
Mixed Cuisine
Inexpensive
http://texashamburgercompany.com/

 

 

Restaurants On The Riverwalk/Downtown

ACENAR*
146 E. Houston St
210-222-2362
Modern Mexican Food
Expensive
http://acenar.com/mexican/

BIGA ON THE BANKS*
203 S. St. Mary's Street, #100
210-225-0722
Continental Food
Expensive
http://www.biga.com/

BOUDRO’S TEXAS BISTRO*
421 E. Commerce Street
210-226-8484
Texas Bistro
Moderately Expensive
http://www.boudros.com/

FIG TREE RESTAURANT*
515 La Villita
210-224-1976
Varied Cuisine
Expensive
http://www.figtreerestaurant.com/

HARD ROCK CAFÉ
111 W. Crockett St 
210-226-7625
American/Music Museum
Moderately Expensive
http://www.hardrock.com/

LA MARGARITA RESTAURANT & OYSTER BAR
120 Produce Road
210-227-7140
Mexican Restaurant – Oyster Bar
Moderately Expensive
http://www.lamargarita.com/

LITTLE RHEIN STEAKHOUSE*
231 S. Alamo
210-225-2111
Historic San Antonio Steakhouse
Expensive
http://www.littlerheinsteakhouse.com/

LÜKE*
125 E. Houston St
210-227-5853
A John Besh Restaurant: Old World Cuisine with a New Orleans Flavor
Expensive
http://lukesanantonio.com/

MI TIERRA CAFE & BAKERY
218 Produce Road
210-225-1262
Mexican Restaurant/Bakery—Open 24 hrs
Inexpensive
http://www.mitierracafe.com/

PAESANOS RIVERWALK*
111 W. Crockett
210-227-2782
Italian/Fish
Expensive
http://www.paesanos.com/

RESTAURANT GWENDOLYN*
152 E. Pecan St. Ste. 100
210-222-1849
Fresh and Local Ingredients only
Expensive
http://www.restaurantgwendolyn.com/

RIO RIO
421 E. Commerce
210-226-8462
Mexican Food
Moderately Expensive
http://www.rioriocantina.com/

SCHILO’S DELICATESSEN
424 E. Commerce
210-223-6692
Authentic German Deli
Inexpensive
http://schilos.com/

*Reservations Recommended

Other Notable San Antonio Restaurants

ACADIANA CAFE CAJUN
1289 SW Loop 410
210-674-0019
Superb Cajun, Great Service
Moderately Expensive
http://www.acadianacafe.com/

BISTRO VATEL*
218 E. Olmos Drive
210-828-3141
Continental Cuisine
Expensive
http://www.bistrovatel.com/

CHAMA GAUCHA
18318 Sonterra Place
210-564-9400
Brazilian Steakhouse
Expensive
http://www.chamagaucha.com/

CHEESY JANES
4200 Broadway
210-826-0800
Great Burgers & Shakes
Inexpensive
http://cheesyjanes.com/

CHRIS MADRID'S
1900 Blanco Road
210-735-3552
Nachos & Burgers
Inexpensive
http://www.chrismadrids.com/

CHUY’S
15639 IH-10
210-561-7747
Mexican Food
Inexpensive
http://www.chuys.com/

THE COVE
606 W. Cypress
210-227-2683
Organic Burgers & Fish Tacos
Inexpensive
http://thecove.us/

DOUGH PIZZERIA
6989 Blanco Rd
210-979-6565
Authentic Neapolitan Pizza
Moderately Expensive
http://www.doughpizzeria.com/

GRIMALDI’S PIZZERIA
15900 La Cantera Pwky
210-690-0301
New York Style Pizza
Moderately Expensive
http://www.grimaldis.com/

LA FOGATA
2427 Vance Jackson
210-340-1337
Mexican Food – Margaritas
Inexpensive
http://www.lafogata.com/

LA FONDA ON MAIN
2415 N. Main Avenue
210-733-0621
Mexican Restaurant
Moderately Expensive
http://www.lafondaonmain.com/

LE PEEP
19141 Stone Oak Parkway at Huebner
866-504-9102
Breakfast & Lunch
Inexpensive
http://www.lepeep.com/

LONGHORN CAFÉ
17625 Blanco Rd. #1
210-492-0301
Burgers
Inexpensive
http://www.thelonghorncafe.com/

LOS BARRIOS
4223 Blanco Road
210-732-6017
Regional Mexican Food – Superb Service with a Smile
Inexpensive
http://losbarrios1.com/index.php/

MAGNOLIA PANCAKE HAUS
10333 Huebner Road
210-496-0828
Breakfast/Lunch German Fare
Inexpensive
http://www.magnoliapancakehaus.com/

PAPPASITOS
10501 I-10W
210-691-8974
Mexican Restaurant
Moderately Expensive
http://pappasitos.com/home/

ROSARIO’S
916 S. Alamo
210-223-1806
Mexican Restaurant
Inexpensive
http://www.rosariossa.com/

RUDY’S
24152 IH-10
210-698-2141
Real Texas BBQ
Inexpensive
http://www.rudysbbq.com/page/home

SILO ELEVATED CUISINE*
434 N. Loop 1604 West
210-483-8989
Continental Food
Expensive
http://www.siloelevatedcuisine.com/1604/

SUSHIHANA
810 NW Military Highway
210-340-7808 
Sushi
Expensive
http://www.sushihanasan.com/index.html

WILDFISH*
1834 North Loop 1604 W
210-493-1600
Seafood
Expensive
https://www.wildfishseafoodgrille.com/

YARDHOUSE
15900 La Cantera Pwky
210-691-0033
American Food
Moderately Expensive
http://www.yardhouse.com/default.aspx

*Reservations Recommended


Hotels Nearby

EMBASSY SUITES
7750 Briaridge Drive
210-340-5421
http://embassysuites3.hilton.com

MARRIOTT COURTYARD
8585 Marriott Drive
210-614-7100
http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/satmc-courtyard-san-antonio-medical-center/


Hotels Downtown/On the Riverwalk

GRAND HYATT SAN ANTONIO
600 E. Market
210-224-1234
http://www.grandsanantonio.hyatt.com/en/hotel/home.html

MARRIOTT RIVER CENTER
101 Bowie Street
210-223-1000
http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/satrc-san-antonio-marriott-rivercenter/

WESTIN RIVERWALK HOTEL
420 Market Street
210-224-6500
http://www.westinriverwalksanantonio.com/


Shopping Malls Nearby

NORTH STAR MALL
7400 San Pedro
210-340-6627
http://www.northstarmall.com/

THE RIM
La Cantera Parkway at IH-10
210-641-1777
http://www.therimsa.com/

THE SHOPS AT LA CANTERA
15900 La Cantera Parkway
210-582-6255
http://www.theshopsatlacantera.com/


Other Notable Malls in San Antonio

ALAMO QUARRY MARKET
255 E Basse Road
210-824-8885
http://www.quarrymarket.com/

RIVERCENTER MALL
Downtown
849 E. Commerce
210-225-0000
http://www.shoprivercenter.com/


Fun and Notable Places

THE ALAMO
300 Alamo Plaza
210-255-1391
http://www.thealamo.org

BASS PRO SHOP OUTDOOR WORLD
17907 W IH-10
210-253-8800
http://www.basspro.com/

BOTANICAL CENTER
555 Funston
210-207-3250
http://www.sabot.org/

BUCKHORN SALOON AND MUSEUM
318 East Houston
210-247-4000
Texas Memorabilia and Trophies
http://www.buckhornmuseum.com/

DAVE AND BUSTERS
440 Crossroads Blvd.
210-515-1515
Bar, Restaurant, Game Room, Pool Tables. Loud, Young, Fun Crowd
Inexpensive
http://www.daveandbusters.com/default.aspx

DICK'S LAST RESORT
406 Navarro Street
210-224-0026
On the Riverwalk (Bar, Restaurant, Live Bands)
Moderately Expensive
http://www.dickslastresort.com/

IMAX THEATERS 
Rivercenter Mall
849 E. Commerce
210-247-4629
Palladium at the Rim
17703 IH 10 West
210-496-2221
http://www.imax.com/theatres/t/santikos-palladium-imax/

LA VILLITA
Bounded by South Alamo, East Nueva and South Presa on the Riverwalk
210-207-8614
Unique Shopping
http://lavillita.com/

MCNAY ART MUSEUM
6000 North New Braunfels Avenue
210-824-5368
Excellent Impressionist Paintings
http://www.mcnayart.org/

THE RIVERWALK
Downtown San Antonio
http://www.thesanantonioriverwalk.com/

SAN ANTONIO MUSEUM OF ART
200 W. James Avenue
210-978-8100
http://www.samuseum.org/

SEAWORLD SAN ANTONIO
10500 Sea World Dr
800-700-7786
http://www.seaworld.com/

SIX FLAGS FIESTA TEXAS
17000 IH-10 W
210-697-5000
https://www.sixflags.com/national/index.aspx

SPURS BASKETBALL
AT&T Center
1 AT&T Center Pwky
210-444-5000
http://www.nba.com/spurs/

THE WITTE MUSEUM and HEB TREEHOUSE
3801 Broadway
210-357-1900
http://www.wittemuseum.org/