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A mix of the suburban and urban, a variety of small communities are a part of this area. Phil Hardberger Park, considered one of the premier parks in San Antonio, is a central part of this area with a variety of recreation options. The former dairy farm includes historic buildings, nature trails and picnic spots over an area that covers three eco-systems.

North Central is home to numerous shops, cafes, and national chain stores and the Sheldon Vexler Theatre. The theater is a community fixture, known for producing innovative, intimate, locally focused performances. Varied dining options dot the area, including established standbys like Green Vegetarian Cuisine or Myron’s Prime Steakhouse. Stellar examples of San Antonio’s Tex-Mex cooking are served at Los Barrios.

[Photo courtesy of Phil Hardberger Park]

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Dave & Busters

440 Crossroads Blvd, San Antonio, TX 78201

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9350 IH 10, San Antonio, TX 78230

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3233 NW Loop 410, San Antonio, TX 78213

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255 E Basse Rd, San Antonio, TX 78209

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San Antonio Zoo

3903 North Saint Mary's Street, San Antonio, TX 78212

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