How to Support Local Businesses

While we are not encouraging people to be out and about where they don’t feel comfortable, life is still happening and there are business still running. Small, local business will be affected the hardest right now and many of them have adapted to meet current guidelines while still preserving their businesses and the livelihoods of owners and employees. San Antonio is known for its community support and while we wait for Fiesta to come next Fall, we can continue the sentiment and love of our community to the local businesses and nonprofits who need it most.


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Great Business Supporting Ideas:

  • Buy gift cards online to use at a later date.
  • Order products online for pick-up or delivery.


Businesses with Adapted Hours and Resources:

  • Volare Pizza is offering Delivery and Curbside pickup.
  • HEB is offering free, next-day Curbside pickup.
  • The San Antonio Botanical Gardens are open for business still. All classes and events have been canceled. They are monitoring the COVID-19 situation and will make adjustments as needed. Check their website for up-to-date details.
  • Sorrento’s is offering to go orders and sanitizing tables, menus, even pens.
  • Meemo’s Bakery & Cafe will stay open for dining in as long as we are financially able to do so. Or until the city tells us to close. They offer online ordering through our website with no upcharge. You can also call in to place your order. You can pick up your order inside or they will bring it to your car so that there is a no touch environment for you. They offer delivery to your home or office through Grubhub, Door Dash and Uber Eats. They are reducing our hours of operation to 8:00 am to 3:00 pm to reduce our labor costs but still be able to keep our staff employed.
  • Smoke Meat Market (210) 549-1090 has call in service and is offering  a “Survivor Pack” with several days worth of meals available for Curbside pick up or delivery. They also have prepared meals and sides along with their normal meat market offerings.
  • Hearthstone BakeryCafe offers “Social Distancing” Family Pack. Each Family Pack will include: 10 – ½ pints of 2% milk, 1 Quart of Scrambled Egg Mix, 8 Fully Cooked Sausage Patties, Choice of 2 lbs ground beef or 8 – ¼ lb burger patties (both choices are raw and frozen), 8 Brioche Buns, 8 oz of Sliced Cheese (choices of Cheddar, Swiss, Provolone, Pepperjack, or Mozzarella), 1 Head of Iceberg Lettuce, 2 Tomatoes, 12 Ball Park Franks, 12 Hot Dog Buns, ½ dozen of Hearthstone’s freshly-baked cookies. $80 (tax included). Orders may be placed by calling both Hearthstone BakeryCafe locations directly.
  • Hearthstone BakeryCafe now offering “Warehouse 2 Table” (We are taking surplus inventory from our distributors and making it available
    to those who need it). See linked PDF for full list and instructions on how to order.
  • Salata is offering exclusively takeout and delivery and taking increased precautions. Please read full response here. They are also offering free delivery through March 22nd.
  • Acadiana Cafe is offering 2 different Cajun Quarantine kits for your families. Some items are a la carte. Please call ahead for details.
  • Shopping with Siobhain is offering curbside pickup for orders placed by phone or online.
  • It’s aGlow is available to purchase online.
  • Sparkles is offering ordering through social media, phone, online and can do local delivery or regular delivery or curbside.
  • The Barbecue Station has Hot off the Pit BBQ available to-go (call ahead). 210-824-9191
  • Hargrove’s is open for curbside pick up of all your favorite spirits and wines 210-444-9303 
  • Beto’s is offering their full menu to go for curbside pickup. They are also selling $25 gift cards for $20. Stock up now!
  • Cappy’s is offering to-go orders daily from 4-8pm. Check their website for the menu and call today!
  • The Barn Door is offering curbside service for their regular meals as well as produce and wine. “All of the money raised in the periodic takeout days is going to Barn Door employees,” Owner/Operator Randy Stokes told 78209 Magazine.
  • La Villita is hosting a digital Pop-Up Event to support the local artisans who offer online sales and delivery. Check it out for birthdays, anniversaries and special occasion gifts.
  • La Panaderia is offering a $25 basket that includes sourdough bread, 30 eggs, 2lbs of black beans, one concha and one gallon of milk.



This is a running list and will be updated frequently. Email us here to add your resource to our list.

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