3 San Antonio Locations

"The Original" Southside
3119 Roosevelt Avenue
San Antonio TX 78214

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Phone:(210) 922-3330
Email: info@nichas.com

Loop 410
5059 NW Loop 410
San Antonio TX 78229

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Phone:(210) 680-4420
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Live Oak
7929 Pat Booker Road
San Antonio TX 78233

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Phone:(210) 655-4420
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Homemade. Handmade.
Just like mama always made it in our familia's cocina.

The Nicha's tradition of delicious, homemade comida brings families together and keeps them coming back. Our comida, based on our mother's recipes, is the best Tex-Mex in San Antonio. Whether you want sizzling fajitas, melt-in-your-mouth enchiladas or a cold margarita, our familia serves up satisfaction for your taste buds daily. Come taste the tradition built on excellent comida.

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Tradicional Breakfast

Plates served with refried beans, papas and two flour tortillas, except where indicated.

  • Huevos Rancheros

    $5.99
    Two eggs with salsa ranchera and papas.
  • Huevos A La Mexicana

    $6.25
    It’s got a kick! Two eggs scrambled with chile peppers, tomatoes, onions and a side of papas.
  • Pork Chops

    $8.99
    Two pork chops served with two eggs (any style) and papas a la Mexicana.
  • Amigos De Larry

    $8.49
    Two eggs over easy with bits of tender beef, tomatoes, onions, chili peppers and salsa ranchera on top, and sitting on two warm corn tortillas. Served with refried beans and papas.
  • Huevos Divorciados

    $5.99
    Two eggs over easy topped with our special tomatillo sauce and salsa ranchera divided by refried beans and papas.
  • Cowboy Breakfast

    $7.99
    It’s muy bueno, y’all! Two eggs served with papas, toast, ham and your choice of bacon or sausage. No beans.
  • Chilaquiles

    $6.99
    This one’s got a crunch and a kick! Crispy corn tortillas scrambled with eggs, chile peppers, tomatoes and onions, topped with cheese.
  • Barbacoa Plate

    $9.99
    Tender, slow-cooked meat served with papas and pico de gallo.
  • Chorizo Con Huevo

    $6.99
    Mexican sausage scrambled with eggs and a side of papas.
  • Arthur's Special

    $8.99
    Two eggs (any style) served with beans, barbacoa and papas a la Mexicana.
  • Machacado Con Huevo

    $7.99
    Dried, shredded beef scrambled with two eggs, chile peppers, tomatoes, onions and mucho flavor.

Breakfast Tacos

  • Bean and Cheese

    $1.49
  • Bean and Rice

    $1.49
  • Pollo with Lettuce, Tomato

    $2.49
  • Picadillo with Lettuce, Tomato

    $2.49
  • Guacamole with Lettuce, Tomato

    $2.39
  • Lengua

    $3.29
  • Carne Guisada

    $3.29
  • Fajita Beef or Chicken

    $3.79
    (with guacamole add .60)
  • Al Carbon (Carne Asada

    $3.29
  • Barbacoa

    $2.99
  • Ham and Egg

    $2.59
  • Potato and Egg

    $1.89
  • Bean and Egg

    $1.89
  • Bacon and Egg

    $1.89
  • Chorizo and Egg

    $1.89
  • Chorizo and Potato

    $1.89
  • Chorizo and Bean

    $1.89
  • Country Sausage and Egg

    $2.49
  • Egg A La Mexicana

    $1.89
  • Machacado

    $2.49
  • Papas A La Mexicana

    $1.79
  • Papas Ranchera

    $1.89
  • Papas and Gravy

    $1.69
  • Carne A La Mexicana

    $3.49
  • Chilaquiles

    $2.19
  • Norteno Taco

    $4.19

Omelettes

Omelettes are served with papas and toast.

  • Ham and Cheese Omelette

    $7.49
    The classic omelette, just like mama always makes it.
  • Western Omelette

    $7.99
    Ham, bell peppers, onions, tomatoes and cheese.

Pancakes

Pancakes are served until 2 p.m. only. Includes 2 slices of bacon or 1 sausage patty.

  • Shortstack Pancakes

    $4.99
    Go pequeño with this smaller portion of our delicioso pancakes.
  • Triple Stack Pancakes

    $5.49
    Go grande and get more delicioso pancakes.

Lunch Specials

Monday - Friday
11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
(Except Holidays)

Plates served with rice, refried beans and two flour tortillas, except where noted. No substitutions on lunch specials. 

  • L1. Cheese Enchiladas

    $7.99
    A Nicha’s tradition! Two cheese enchiladas topped with enchilada gravy and chili con carne.
  • L2. Green Enchilada Plate

    $7.49
    Go green! Two chicken enchiladas covered in tomatillo sauce, Monterey Jack cheese and sour cream.
  • L3. Ranchero Enchiladas

    $7.49
    Two chicken enchiladas in a soft corn tortilla, topped with our familia’s ranchero sauce, lettuce, tomatoes and cheese.
  • L4. Beef Enchiladas

    $7.99
    Two beef enchiladas with enchilada sauce and chili con carne.
  • L5. Carne Guisada Plate

    $8.79
    Savory beef tips cooked and simmered in our familia’s special gravy.
  • L6. Crispy Taco Plate

    $6.99
    Two beef or chicken tacos. Simple and muy bueno!
  • L7. Flauta Plate

    $7.49
    Three long, thin, crispy corn tortillas (“flutes”) rolled and stuffed with chicken, and served with guacamole and sour cream.
  • L8. The Lighter Side

    $6.99
    Cup of tortilla soup, one chicken flauta and one crispy chicken taco. No beans or rice.

Aperitivos

  • Bean & Cheese Nachos

    $8.49
    Crispy tortilla chips topped with refried beans and melted cheese, with jalapenos on the side.
  • Cheese Quesadillas

    $6.99
    Monterey Jack cheese, chiles, tomatoes and onions between our tortillas served with guacamole and sour cream.
    ADD beef or chicken fajita 8.99
  • Nicha's Queso

    $6.99
    Melted cheese blended with our spicy salsa and served with crispy tortilla chips.
    ADD picadillo for just 1.50
  • Empanadas

    $7.49
    Six empanadas filled with picadillo and Monterrey Jack cheese, deep-fried and served with our cilantro cream sauce.
  • Fajita Nachos

    $12.49
    A layer of beef or chicken fajita, refried beans, cheese, guacamole and jalapeños, served on a bed of crispy tortilla chips.
  • Queso Flameado

    $8.99
    Melted Monterey Jack cheese blended with Mexican chorizo, with three homemade corn tortillas.
  • La Botana Platter

    $14.49
    The ultimate appetizer platter! Three beef and three chicken fajita nachos, three beef and cheese empanadas, four chicken flautas and a side of queso, pico de gallo, sour cream and guacamole. Mucha comida!
  • Shrimp Quesadillas

    $9.49
    Sautéed shrimp, cheese, chiles, tomatoes, onions and fresh cilantro on toasted corn tortillas.
  • Super Nachos

    $11.49
    Crispy tortilla chips topped with a layer of refried beans, ground beef and melted cheese. Served with guacamole, tomatoes and jalapeños.
  • Mini Sopes

    $5.99
    Four fried corn shells with chorizo beans, lettuce, tomato and queso fresco.

Sopas y Ensaladas

  • Cozumel Salad

    $10.99
    Crisp lettuce topped with chicken salad, chunks of avocado, tomatoes, mandarin oranges, grapes and caramelized pecans.
  • Taco Salad

    $8.99
    Tortilla shell filled with picadillo or pollo, beans, lettuce, tomatoes, guacamole and cheese.
    Sub beef or chicken fajita 9.99
  • Texas Salad

    $9.99
    Crisp romaine and iceberg lettuce topped with savory chicken fajitas, crispy bacon, avocado, tomatoes, black olives, cheddar and jack cheese.
    Substitute beef/combo 1.00
    Substitute grilled shrimp 1.50
  • Guacamole Salad

    $8.49
    Perfect as a dip! Shredded lettuce, tomatoes and mucho guacamole in a tortilla shell.
  • Tortilla Soup

    A traditional favorite, with shredded chicken, tomatoes, avocados, Monterey Jack cheese and cilantro, topped with crispy corn tortilla strips on the side.
    Small (16 oz.) 5.99
    Large (32 oz.) 8.49
  • Menudo

    A rich broth with beef tripe and hominy.
    Small (16 oz.) 5.49
    Large (32 oz.) 9.49
  • Caldo de Pollo

    $7.99
    Chicken soup with carrots, potatoes, squash and celery, served with a side of rice.
    Weekends Only, except Roosevelt Location
  • Caldo de Res

    $9.49
    Our seasonal tradition. Delicious combination of squash, potatoes, carrots, zucchini, celery, cabbage, onions and tomatoes with beef shank and a side order of rice.
    Weekends Only, except Roosevelt Location
  • Tortilla Soup Combo (Mom's Specialty!)

    $8.99
    A 16 oz. bowl of tortilla soup served with one crispy chicken taco, one chicken flauta and guacamole.

Pollos

Served with rice, your choice of charro beans or refried, guacamole salad and two flour tortillas.

  • Ricardo's Poblano

    $11.99
    Richard’s favorite!
    Grilled chicken breast topped with strips of chile poblano, tomatoes and Monterey Jack cheese.
  • Flame-Grilled Chicken Breast

    $11.99
    Topped with Monterey Jack cheese and your choice of chicken mole, salsa ranchera, poblano sauce, or tomatillo sauce.
  • Chicken Alambre

    $11.99
    Tender chunks of white chicken breast sautéed with bacon, onions, tomatoes and poblano peppers in our salsa ranchera topped with Monterey Jack cheese.

Carnes

Served with Spanish rice, your choice of charro beans or refried, guacamole salad and two flour tortillas.

  • Carne A La Mexicana

    $12.49
    Thin cuts of meat sautéed with tomatoes, onions and jalapeño peppers for mucho flavor.
  • Pork Carnitas

    $10.99
    Tender pork marinated in spices and fruit juice with a crispy outer layer.
  • Steak Ranchero

    $16.99
    For meat lovers!A 10 oz. grilled choice Ribeye steak, served with our special salsa ranchera, refried beans and sliced avocado.

Taco Platos

No Tortillas

  • Crispy Tacos

    $8.99
    Three crispy tacos filled with beef or chicken, lettuce, tomatoes and cheese. Served with rice and refried beans. Simple and muy bueno!
  • Soft Tacos

    $8.99
    Two soft rolled corn tortillas stuffed with beef or chicken, lettuce, tomatoes, and cheese. Served with rice and refried beans.
    ADD salsa ranchera .99
  • Puffy Tacos

    $9.49
    Two puff tacos topped with picadillo or pollo, lettuce, tomatoes and cheese. Served with rice and refried beans.
  • Street Tacos

    $9.99
    NEW! Four mini corn tortillas filled with your choice of tender steak or pork al pastor, and served with cilantro, grilled onions, chile toreado and charro beans.
  • Fish Tacos

    $9.99
    Two homemade, soft corn tortillas filled with grilled seasoned cod, topped with cabbage slaw and your choice of cilantro cream sauce or baja sauce. Served with tropical fruit pico de gallo and sweet potato fries.

Fajitas

From Our Familia's Grill

  • Beef Fajitas
    For one: 13.99
    For two: 27.99

    Eat familia-style! Sizzling marinated beef or chicken fajitas with grilled onions and bell peppers, rice, ranchero beans, guacamole, pico de gallo and six flour tortillas.
  • Parillada (Serves 2-3)

    $34.99
    Marinated beef and chicken fajitas, country sausage, pork carnitas, grilled shrimp, and one chorizo and cheese-stuffed poblano pepper, all over a bed of grilled onions and bell peppers. Served with rice, ranchero beans, guacamole and six flour tortillas on the side.

Enchiladas &
Combinación Platos

Served with rice, refried beans (except where noted) and two flour tortillas.

  • Nicha's Enchilada Plate

    $9.49
    A Nicha’s tradition!
    Two cheese enchiladas covered with our familia’s special sauce and chili con carne.
    (sub beef or chicken at no additional charge)
  • Green Enchiladas

    $9.99
    Going green has never been better!
    Two chicken enchiladas covered with tomatillo sauce, Monterey Jack cheese and Mexican sour cream.
  • La Bandera

    $9.99
    Want to change it up a bit?
    Get one cheese enchilada with chili, one green enchilada, and one chicken mole enchilada to add a little variety to your plate!
  • Poblano Enchiladas

    $9.99
    Two chicken enchiladas topped with a roasted poblano cream sauce.
  • Chicken Mole Enchiladas

    $9.99
    Two chicken enchiladas topped with our mole sauce (contains peanuts) and Monterey Jack cheese.
  • Mexican Plate

    $11.99
    Two cheese enchiladas, one bean and cheese chalupa and a puff beef taco.
  • Ranchero Combo

    $9.99
    NEW! Two chicken enchiladas with salsa ranchera, sour cream, one chorizo beans mini sope and one queso chalupa.
  • Dad's Plate

    $10.99
    Our padre’s favorite!
    Two cheese enchiladas and your choice of beef or chicken fajitas or carne guisada and a side of guacamole.
  • The Three Amigos

    $9.49
    Enjoy a meal with your favorite amigos - one cheese enchilada, one tamale and one crispy taco.
  • Saltillo Plate

    $9.49
    Arthur’s favorite!
    One beef puff taco and one cheese enchilada topped with our familia’s special gravy and chili con carne.
  • Los Solteros Plate

    $8.99
    NEW! One cheese enchilada, one puffy beef taco and one queso chalupa. (No rice or beans)

Especiales of the Casa

Plates served with rice, beans and two flour tortillas.

  • Carne Guisada

    $9.99
    Savory beef tips cooked and simmered in our familia’s special gravy. Served with refried beans.
  • Tampiqueña Plate

    $14.99
    One 5 oz. ribeye steak, cheese enchilada and crispy beef taco, with guacamole salad on the side. Served with charro beans.
  • Fajita Fiesta

    $11.99
    Make your meal a fiesta! Two flour tortillas rolled and filled with beef or chicken, and topped with queso. Guacamole salad and charro beans served on the side.
  • Lengua Plate

    $10.99
    Flavorful beef tongue cooked and simmered in our special gravy sauce, served with refried beans.
  • Chile Relleno

    $10.99
    A fried poblano pepper stuffed with Monterey Jack cheese and topped with salsa ranchera. Served with guacamole salad and charro beans on the side. WITH PICADILLO 11.99
  • Flautas

    $9.49
    Three chicken flautas with guacamole, sour cream, lettuce and tomato, served with refried beans.

Burritos & Burgers

All burgers served with a side of French Fries. Sub Sweet Potato Fries for .99

  • Good Ol'Fashioned Burger

    $7.99
    Our classic juicy burger with lettuce, tomatoes and pickles on the side.
    Add cheese for .99
  • Jalapeño Burger

    $8.99
    NEW! Our classic burger topped with cheddar cheese and jalapeños with lettuce, tomatoes and pickles on the side.
  • Gordo Burrito

    $8.99
    Soft flour tortilla filled with lettuce, tomatoes, rice, beans, guacamole, sour cream, cheese, and your choice of meat (picadillo, carne guisada, al carbon or beef or chicken fajita), topped with gravy, chili con carne and cheese.
  • Texas Fried

    $8.99
    A Nicha's Original Since 1977!
    Tortilla filled with beans, cheese, your choice of meat (picadillo, carne guisada, al carbon or beef or chicken fajita), topped with chili con carne and cheese.

Chalupa Station

All topped with lettuce, tomato and cheese.

  • Bean & Cheese Chalupa

    $2.79
  • Picadillo Chalupa

    $3.49
  • Chicken Chalupa

    $3.49
  • Compuesta Chalupa

    $4.25
    A bean and cheese chalupa with ground beef or chicken and guacamole
  • Chalupa Plate

    $7.99
    NEW! Two bean & cheese chalupas, served with rice and refried beans.

Kid's Corner

$5.49

For children 12 and under or senior citizens 55 and older. Absolutely no substitutions. Choose one of the following:

Choose one of the following:

Crispy Beef or Chicken Taco, Cheese Enchilada, Bean and Cheese Chalupa, Cheese Quesadilla

(All served with rice and refried beans)

OR

5 Piece Chicken Nuggets or a Foot-long Corn Dog

(Served with French Fries)

Children's options come with a small soft drink and a choice of a sweetie orange (or ice cream bar when dining in)

Dulces

  • Tres Leches

    $4.49
    A San Antonio Favorite! Vanilla sponge cake, soaked in three types of milk, topped with whipped cream and maraschino cherries.
  • Sopapillas

    $4.50
    Soft pillows of puffed pastry dusted with cinnamon and powdered sugar and drizzled with honey. ADD A SCOOP OF VANILLA ICE CREAM FOR 1.50
  • Churros with Ice Cream

    $5.49
    Two churros with a heaping scoop of vanilla ice cream.
  • Cheesecake

    $4.49
    Our rich New York Style cheesecake with a dense and creamy consistency. ADD STRAWBERRIES FOR .99
  • Homemade Flan

    $3.99
    A velvety baked custard with a hint of Mexican cinnamon and a rich caramelized topping served with whipped cream on the side.
  • Chocolate Cake

    $4.49

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