La Fogata | San Antonio Mexican Restaurant | Authentic Mexican Food in San Antonio | Image Description | Catering Services San Anton

When you want authentic, fresh cuisine that highlights the best flavors of Mexico, there’s no need to book a trip or pack your passport. At La Fogata, you can stay in San Antonio while your taste buds travel south of the border. Using genuine, old world recipes, our iconic San Antonio Mexican restaurant delivers fabulous cuisine that reflects true tradition. You’ll find many dishes from the restaurant’s early days on the menu, including:
La Fogata | San Antonio Mexican Restaurant | Authentic Mexican Food in San Antonio | Image Description | Catering Services San Anton

La Fogata | San Antonio Mexican Restaurant | Authentic Mexican Food in San Antonio | Image Description | Catering Services San Anton

Award-winning Green Enchiladas

Corn tortillas filled with chicken breast, topped with La Fogata’s own salsa verde de tomatillo, queso fresco, sour cream and guacamole salad. Served with rice and beans.

La Fogata | San Antonio Mexican Restaurant | Authentic Mexican Food in San Antonio | Image Description | Catering Services San Anton

La Fogata | San Antonio Mexican Restaurant | Authentic Mexican Food in San Antonio | Image Description | Catering Services San Anton

La Fogata | San Antonio Mexican Restaurant | Authentic Mexican Food in San Antonio | Image Description | Catering Services San Anton

Pechuga Poblano

Chicken breast cooked on the grill with the flame of the charcoal, topped with rajas de chile poblano. Served with frijoles refritos and Mexican rice topped with mushrooms.

La Fogata | San Antonio Mexican Restaurant | Authentic Mexican Food in San Antonio | Image Description | Catering Services San Anton

La Fogata | San Antonio Mexican Restaurant | Authentic Mexican Food in San Antonio | Image Description | Catering Services San Anton

La Fogata | San Antonio Mexican Restaurant | Authentic Mexican Food in San Antonio | Image Description | Catering Services San Anton

Carne Tampiqueña

Juicy, tender fajita steak cooked over an open flame and topped with cebollas al carbon—grilled spring onions—and served with the restaurant’s signature guacamole salad, frijoles borrachos and Mexican rice.

La Fogata | San Antonio Mexican Restaurant | Authentic Mexican Food in San Antonio | Image Description | Catering Services San Anton

La Fogata | San Antonio Mexican Restaurant | Authentic Mexican Food in San Antonio | Image Description | Catering Services San Anton

La Fogata | San Antonio Mexican Restaurant | Authentic Mexican Food in San Antonio | Image Description | Catering Services San Anton

Chicken Mole

Boneless chicken topped with La Fogata’s own mole sauce, served with Mexican rice and frijoles refritos.

La Fogata | San Antonio Mexican Restaurant | Authentic Mexican Food in San Antonio | Image Description | Catering Services San Anton

La Fogata | San Antonio Mexican Restaurant | Authentic Mexican Food in San Antonio | Image Description | Catering Services San Anton

La Fogata | San Antonio Mexican Restaurant | Authentic Mexican Food in San Antonio | Image Description | Catering Services San Anton

Chile Relleno

A traditional preparation of poblano pepper stuffed with either cheese or beef picadillo, lightly battered and fried, topped with salsa ranchera and cheese.

La Fogata | San Antonio Mexican Restaurant | Authentic Mexican Food in San Antonio | Image Description | Catering Services San Anton

La Fogata | San Antonio Mexican Restaurant | Authentic Mexican Food in San Antonio | Image Description | Catering Services San Anton

La Fogata | San Antonio Mexican Restaurant | Authentic Mexican Food in San Antonio | Image Description | Catering Services San Anton

Un Poquito de Todo

A little bit of everything—one taco al carbon; one chicken flauta with guacamole, sour cream and cheese on top and pico de gallo on the side; one quesadilla; and one cheese enchilada, served with frijoles borrachos and Mexican rice.

La Fogata | San Antonio Mexican Restaurant | Authentic Mexican Food in San Antonio | Image Description | Catering Services San Anton

La Fogata | San Antonio Mexican Restaurant | Authentic Mexican Food in San Antonio | Image Description | Catering Services San Anton

La Fogata | San Antonio Mexican Restaurant | Authentic Mexican Food in San Antonio | Image Description | Catering Services San Anton

Dessert Favorites

From the original menu, favorites include empanadas filled with cream cheese and guayaba or mango fruit, and flan, homemade coconut flan that really does taste like Abuela made it.

La Fogata | San Antonio Mexican Restaurant | Authentic Mexican Food in San Antonio | Image Description | Catering Services San Anton


La Fogata | San Antonio Mexican Restaurant | Authentic Mexican Food in San Antonio | Image Description | Catering Services San Anton

La Fogata | San Antonio Mexican Restaurant | Authentic Mexican Food in San Antonio | Image Description | Catering Services San Anton

La Fogata | San Antonio Mexican Restaurant | Authentic Mexican Food in San Antonio | Image Description | Catering Services San Anton

La Fogata | San Antonio Mexican Restaurant | Authentic Mexican Food in San Antonio | Image Description | Catering Services San Anton

La Fogata | San Antonio Mexican Restaurant | Authentic Mexican Food in San Antonio | Image Description | Catering Services San Anton

La Fogata | San Antonio Mexican Restaurant | Authentic Mexican Food in San Antonio | Image Description | Catering Services San Anton

La Fogata | San Antonio Mexican Restaurant | Authentic Mexican Food in San Antonio | Image Description | Catering Services San Anton

La Fogata | San Antonio Mexican Restaurant | Authentic Mexican Food in San Antonio | Image Description | Catering Services San Anton