Dining at The Shops at La Cantera

Three people sitting and laughing together while eating hamburgers.
Three people sitting and laughing together while eating hamburgers.

Take a Break at The Shops at La Cantera

Whether it's an afternoon snack, a hot cup of coffee or a relaxing meal with friends or family, take a break to recharge, refuel and indulge in a variety of dining options.

Full Service Restaurants

Now Open
Buddy V's Ristorante
Level 1, near macy's

Renowned baker Buddy ‘Cake Boss’ Valastro has opened at The Shops at La Cantera, partnering with veteran restaurateurs Elizabeth Blau and Chef Kim Canteenwalla, to bring a taste of Valastro’s family gatherings and beloved heirloom recipes to San Antonio. 

Inspired by family gatherings, neighborhood barbecues, and the beloved recipes passed down by Buddy’s mother, grandmother and aunts, the restaurant features signature dishes such as My Dad’s Bucatini Carbonara with pancetta, cracked black pepper and egg; Lisa V’s Linguine & White Clam Sauce with white wine, garlic, extra virgin olive oil; Bone-In Veal Parm Chop oven-baked, provolone, mozzarella, served alongside spaghetti marinara; Valastro Sunday Gravy with meatballs, sausage, lamb, pork and a bowl of rigatoni; Steak Pizzaiola with peperonata, grana padano and polenta, and Nona’s Lasagna Al Forno.

Palenque Grill logo
Level 1, near The Cheesecake Factory

Palenque Grill. Discover the flavors of Mexico, each of our recipes are made with ingredients and traditional styles of each region and with products of the highest quality. We invite you to enjoy our friendly family atmosphere and the romance of the piano, trio or mariachi.

P.F. Chang's China Bistro logo
Level 1, near macy's
This contemporary, bistro-style restaurant offers a unique blend of high quality, authentic Chinese cuisine in a sophisticated setting.

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Quick Service Restaurants

Today, the SUBWAY® brand is the world's largest submarine sandwich chain with more than 37,000 locations around the world. We've become the leading choice for people seeking quick, nutritious meals that the whole family can enjoy.
Chick-Fil-A logo
Level 1, near Barnes & Noble
Assorted chicken sandwiches and fresh salads plus signature waffle potato fries and freshly squeezed lemonade from the originator of the boneless breast of chicken sandwich.

Snacks & Drinks

Starbucks logo
Level 1, near Neiman Marcus
Starbucks purchases and roasts high-quality whole bean coffees and sells them along with fresh, rich-brewed, Italian style espresso beverages, a variety of pastries and confections, and coffee-related accessories and equipment.
Lolli and Pops logo
Level 1, near macy's

Lolli & Pops is a purveyor of sweetness! Proud to bring gifts, candies, and sweets to the world. Within every Lolli & Pops store, an encyclopedia of the world’s finest candies and confections is waiting to be discovered. We operate some of the finest sweet shops in the world and stock them to the rafters with the finest artisan chocolates, candies and confections.

Visit Lolli & Pops to enjoy our selection of caramels, chocolate bars, gourmet chocolates, popcorn, sweet snacks, truffles, cocoa and more. We also carry a wide variety of gift opens from truffle boxes to fillable candy jars.

Visit the San Antonio Lolli & Pops location at The Shops at La Cantera

Barnes and Noble Café logo
Inside Barnes & Noble Booksellers
Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS) is a Fortune 500 company, the nation's largest retail bookseller, and the leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products. The company operates 663 Barnes & Noble bookstores in 50 states