Dating on a Budget

Strapped for cash? Impress for less at these fun, flirty San Antonio destinations.

Updated: August 30, 2004

Restaurants & Bars

The Vineyards

27315 Fm-3009, San Antonio, TX 78266

Drive out to this Hill Country vineyard for lunch specials and spectacular views.


207 N Presa St, San Antonio, TX 78205

Catch an art opening at the Parchman Stremmel gallery, then stop in for wine and chocolate-covered strawberries.


8134 Broadway St, San Antonio, TX 78209

Cozy up on a comfy couch and take advantage of happy hour prices from 4pm to 7pm during the week.


San Antonio Botanical Garden

555 Funston Pl, San Antonio, TX 78209

Plan an outing to the free summer concert series under the stars, every third Thursday during summer months.

National Park Svc

6701 San Jose Dr, San Antonio, TX 78214

Active couples can ride bikes along the scenic, 15-mile loop, or take a long walk to the Alamo and back.

Mc Nay Art Museum

6000 N New Braunfels Ave, San Antonio, TX 78209

Pack a picnic and spend the day soaking up the sights--inside and out; admission is free.

Riverwalk San Antonio

Commerce St, San Antonio, TX 78205

Take a romantic riverside stroll along the city's historic waterway.