Reviews of Out-of-Town Restaurants


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These are links to reviews of restaurants, of all types, located outside San Antonio. The blog posts reviewing them are found on The Other Curmudgeon:


(These restaurants are represented by blue placemarkers on the map above.)


Restaurants named in Yellow Bold Face scored at
least four chili peppers for their food.

Additional reviews and comments, redolent of my trademark arrogant, snotty attitude, but generally more concise than the ones you'll find on this blog, are posted on Urbanspoon for the restaurants listed below. These restaurants are represented by green placemarkers on the map above.  
ABC Country Restaurant (Victoria, British Columbia)
Amos Mosquito's Swampland Restaurant (Atlantic Beach, North Carolina)
Andrea's Italian Restaurant (Dallas)
Austin's American Grill (Fort Collins, Colorado)
Bahama Breeze (Las Vegas)

Beach Tavern (Atlantic Beach, North Carolina)

Beko Gourmet Dog Japon (Seattle)
Benjamin's (Galena, Illinois)
Besaw's Cafe & Saloon (La Porte, Texas) (out of business)
Big City Burrito (Fort Collins, Colorado)
Big Town Hero (Williams, Arizona)
Bisetti's Italian Restaurant (Fort Collins, Colorado)
Bistro 54 Italiano (Perth, Ontario)
Bistro West (Carlsbad, California)
Blue Bayou (Chicago) (out of business)
Blue Moose Bar & Grill (East Grand Forks, Minnesota)
Bob's Burgers & Brew (Ferndale, Washington)
Bob's Grill (Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina)
Breakers (Stinson Beach, California)
Breakfast Klub (Houston)
Bryce Canyon Lodge (Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah)
Buddy's Hawg House Cafe (Murfreesboro, Arkansas)
Burton's Family Restaurant (Sulpher Springs, Texas) (out of business)
Café Biarritz (Dallas)
Café Buade (Quebec City)
Callaghan's Irish Social Club (Mobile)
Camellia Grill (New Orleans)
Cattleman's Steak House (Texarkana, Arkansas)
Cedar Inn Family Restaurant (Devil's Lake, North Dakota)
Chili's Grill & Bar (Pine Bluff, Arkansas)
Chowder House (Neil's Harbour, Nova Scotia)
City Limits Saloon & Grill (Galena, Illinois)
Club Diner (Lowell, Massachusetts)
Cowboy's Smoke House (Panguitch, Utah)
Croissant Brioche French Bakery & Cafe (Houston)
Crossroads Farm Restaurant (Attica, Indiana)
Dhoom (Winnipeg, Manitoba)
DJ's Diner (Robertsdale, Alabama) (out of business)
Dog-Gone-It (Victoria, British Columbia)
Dolce (Pensacola, Florida)
Dolly's Home Cooking (Frenchville, Maine)
Don's Portside Cafe (Ilwaco, Washington)
Donut Palace (Fort Stockton, Texas)
Dunlap Restaurant (Dunlap, Tennessee)
El Camino Restaurant & Lounge (Socorro, New Mexico)
El Sapo (Austin)
Emma Krumbee's (Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota) (out of business)
Farmhouse Restaurant (Mount Vernon, Washington)
Fatz (Athens, Georgia)
Fireside Supper Club (Mobridge, South Dakota)
Flavors of India (London)
4 Corners Diner (Atlantic Beach, North Carolina)
Francesco's (White Plains, New York)
Frontier Restaurant (Oberlin, Kansas)
Fugazzi's (Hanford, California)
Gateway to Athens (Concord (Charlotte), North Carolina)
Glen Canyon Steak House (Page, Arizona)
Gojo Ethiopian (Phoenix)
Governor's (Waterville, Maine)
Happy Tea House (Houston)
Hardee's (Gulf Shores, Alabama)
Harvey's (San Francisco)
Hell's Backbone Grill (Boulder, Utah)
Hilltop Diner (Cowen, West Virginia)
Houston's Restaurant (Metairie, Louisiana)
Hula Grill Waikiki (Honolulu)
Island Ice Cream (Gulf Shores, Alabama)
Jitters Java Cafe (Sauk Centre, Minnesota)
Joey K's (New Orleans)
Junior's Bar & Restaurant (River Falls, Wisconsin)
Kam's (Houston)
Kelly's Outer Banks (Nag's Head, North Carolina)
Kern River Brewing Company (Kernville, California)
Keys Café & Bakery (Woodbury, Minnesota)
Kopper Kettle Cafe (Chester, California)
KT's Fireside Supper Club (Mobridge, South Dakota)
La Posta de Mesilla (Las Cruces, New Mexico)
Lafeen's Donuts & Ice Cream (Burlington, Washington)
Lagenda Malaysian & Chinese (London)

Lankford Grocery & Market (Houston)

Lighthouse Bakery (Dauphin Island, Alabama)
Little Cottage Cafe (Bismarck, North Dakota)
Little Italy (Nassawadox, Virginia)
Loggers Bar & Grill (St. Croix Falls, Wisconsin)
Lulu's Waikiki (Honolulu)
Main Cafe & Lounge (McIntosh, South Dakota)
Marcello's Italian Restaurant (Port Isabel, Texas)
Max's Place (Colorado City, Colorado)
Mike's In the Village (Bulverde, Texas) (update of blog post)
Mizu Sushi Grill & Asian Cuisine (Alamogordo, New Mexico)
Mondo's Sports Cafe (Cedar Rapids, Iowa)
Napoleon House Bar & Café (New Orleans)
Napoli (Norfolk, Nebraska)
New Asia (Halifax, Nova Scotia)
New Melaka (Atlantic City, New Jersey)
19th Hole Rendezvous (Tres Pinos, California)
No Whiner Diner (Carlsbad, New Mexico)
Nordy's Barbecue & Grill (Loveland, Colorado)
O'Reilly's Irish Pub (Mackinaw City, Michigan)
Oasis (Austin)
Ole Piper Inn (Blaine, Minnesota)
Outabounds Sports Bar & Grill (Kansas City, Missouri) (out of business)
Overcup Diner (Morrillton, Arkansas)
PadreRita Grill (South Padre Island, Texas)
Pancake Chef (Mackinaw City, Michigan)
Papoku's Hawaiian Grill (Haleiwa, Hawaii)
Patio Cafe at Love Creek Orchard (Medina, Texas)
Pepper's Sports Café (Fargo, North Dakota)
Perkins Restaurant & Bakery (Savannah)
Pete's Pour House & Ocean Grille (Kitty Hawk, North Carolina) (out of business)
Pho Hoa & Hong (Klamath Falls, Oregon)
Pier 19 (South Padre Island, Texas)
Poor Richard's Commonhouse (Bloomington, Minnesota)
Prairie Dog Cafe (McLaughlin, South Dakota)
Queen Anne's Revenge (Beaufort, North Carolina)
Rainbow Drive-In (Honolulu)
Ranch Café (Miller, South Dakota)
Ripon Family Restaurant (Ripon, Wisconsin)
Royal Hotel (Lava Hot Springs, Idaho)
Rum House (New Orleans)
St. Charles Tavern (New Orleans)
St. Dane's Bar & Grille (Houston)
Sam's Diner (San Francisco)
Sandra's Cantina & Grill (Spring Branch, Texas)
Sassy's (Brentwood Bay, British Columbia)
Sausage Factory (San Francisco)
Shady Grove (Ellsworth, Wisconsin) (and an update)
Shanghai River (Houston)
Shell's Pasta & Seafood (Port Aransas, Texas)
Sierra Mexican Restaurant (Gates, Oregon)
Sinbad Café and Grill (Houston)
Smash Burger (Mamaroneck, New York)
Sonic (Bandera, Texas)
Southeast Asian Restaurant (Lowell, Massachusetts)
Spring Valley Bakery (Spring Valley, Wisconsin)
Stanley Restaurant (New Orleans)
Steak House Restaurant (Fort Stockton, Texas)
Sugar Shack (Lemmon, South Dakota)
Suki (Great Falls, Montana)
Taj Mahal (Moncton, New Brunswick)
Tam's Chinese (Richardson, Texas)
Tavern Grill (Blaine, Minnesota)
Ted's (South Padre Island, Texas)
10 Acres Bistro, Bar & Farm (Victoria, British Columbia)
Terrible's (Las Vegas) (out of business, and thank God for that!)
Thai Restaurant (Houston)
Thai Smile (Frankfort, Kentucky)
Thida's Thai Restaurant (Winnipeg, Manitoba)
Tim Horton's (Winnipeg, Manitoba)
Tony's Pizza (Lindsay, California)
Tre Fratelli (Pensacola, Florida) (out of business)
Turkish Cuisine Westchester (White Plains, New York)
Vermilion Restaurant (Brownsville, Texas)
Viking Cafe (dish) (Blanchardville, Wisconsin)
Vista Village Pub (Vista, California)
Waffle House (dish) (Breaux Bridge, Louisiana)
Wayne Gretzky's (Toronto)
West Beach Grille (Gulf Shores, Alabama)
Yankee Rebel Tavern (Mackinac Island, Michigan)
Yum Yum Donuts (Escondido, California)
Yum Yum Too (or Yum Yum II) (New York City)

last updated June 19, 2015