Silo Sixteen Zero Four

Since 1969, restaurant, hotel, travel & other witty reviews by a handpicked, worldwide team of discerning professionals—and your views, too.


Silo1604

434 N. Loop 1604 W. (Blanco Rd.) Send to Phone
210-483-8989 | Menu
This offspring of the original Silo is now all grown up and strutting its stuff.


Cuisine

Open
Lunch Mon.-Fri., Dinner nightly, Brunch Sat.-Sun.
Features

* Click here for rating key



Silo1604, San Antonio, TX


Operations may be disrupted due to COVID-19. Be sure to contact the restaurant to find out its current status and offerings.


Silo1604 Restaurant Review

: The original Silo Elevated Cuisine on Austin Highway is still going strong, but the flashier offspring, located in the fiercely competitive culinary corridor that is Loop 1604 between Highway 281 and IH 10, shows signs of surpassing the parent --- or at least holding even. True, Son of Silo also offers the now-classic chicken-fried oysters, but pan-roasted mussels and sesame- and spice-coated tuna set the kitchen apart. The five-spice duck duo of rare breast and leg-thigh confit is also well executed. Shrimp and grits may be becoming old-hat, but they’re stand-out here; the truffle-oiled vegetarian risotto should please even devoted carnivores. We recommend the desserts, too, especially the coconut pie. The wine list is good, and service is swift and efficient. A weekend brunch menu goes beyond knee-jerk eggs Benedict to Grand Marnier french toast and chipotle pork tenderloin, and an early bird prix-fixe menu offers a modest selection of big plates with salad and dessert at bargain-basement prices for such elevated eats.





Best Rosé Wines
BEST ROSÉ WINES | GAYOT.com

For refreshing wines perfect for a hot day, take a look at GAYOT's Best Rosé Wines. See the list.





WINE OF THE WEEK | GAYOT.com

GAYOT's Wine & Spirits Editor presents the
Wine of the Week, featuring tasting notes as well as history on the vineyards and winemaker.

DINING IN PROVENCE

The charm of Provence right on your table.

Read the article and see photos.

Whisky Fudge RecipeA Whisky Fudge Recipe for a (very) sweet moment and treat.

Get the recipe.