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514 W Commerce St, San Antonio, Texas, 78207 | 210-207-8600
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san antonio, texas' market square: Authentic Mexican Cuisine & Boutique shopping

Immerse yourself in the sights, flavors and culture of old Mexico by visiting the Historic Market Square. Expanding over three downtown blocks, the outdoor plaza is home to one of the largest Mexican markets outside of Mexico. Explore over 100 locally-owned shops for authentic Talavera pottery, handcrafted goods, keepsake curios, cultural apparel and Mexican artwork. Experience San Antonio's world-famous Mexican and Tex-Mex cuisine while enjoying a refreshing margarita in the charming, Old World ambiance of the market's many authentic restaurants. Market Square in San Antonio, TX is a celebration of Alamo City's rich culture and heritage and a short, five-minute walk from our hotel.


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Monday-Saturday: 10 a.m. - 7 p.m., Sundays: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.


  • Art exhibits
  • Concerts
  • Holiday celebrations


  • Authentic Mexican dining
  • Mariachi bands
  • Boutique shopping
  • Neighborhood tours
  • Art galleries


  • What type of shops are at the Market Square?

     Market Square is lined with locally-owned shops and stalls offering goods that celebrate the ethnic and artistic heritage of Mexico and the Southwest.  Some items include local art, wood carvings, traditional Mexican clothing and candies. The plaza also features El Mercado, one of the largest Mexican markets in the the United States. Vendors of El Mercado sell handmade leather goods, pottery, glassware,  Mexican artwork and more!
  • Are there places to eat at in the Market?

    Yes! Market Square is home to some of the most popular Mexican and Tex-Mex restaurants  in San Antonio. Opened 24 hours, Mi Tierra Cafe & Bakery is an excellent place for classic Tex-Mex cuisine, while Viva Villa Taqueria offers over 30 types of authentic tacos and a large selection of craft beers and wines. If you're looking to grab a quick snack while shopping, the Market Square also features a food court, which offers an array of tasty options. 

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