Very New American Cuisine on the San Antonio Riverwalk

Very New American Cuisine on the San Antonio Riverwalk

Very New American Cuisine on the San Antonio Riverwalk

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San Antonio Riverwalk Restaurant Offers “Traveling Taste Buds” – Delayed Departure to Spain

San Antonio Riverwalk Restaurant Offers “Traveling Taste Buds”

Every once in a while, your flight gets delayed, but it’s all part of the big adventure! While we are getting a late start to our July Traveling Taste Buds Series, the Biga team is excited to announce our departure to Spain. July is traditionally the month when the San Fermin Running of the Bulls Festival takes place. Just because it’s canceled for 2021 doesn’t mean we can’t dive into the region’s culinary recipes and savory dishes. 

San Antonio restaurant takes you to Spain with some featured menu items

Join us as we partake in culinary traditions, sample Spanish cuisine, and celebrate the Running of the Bulls. This culinary journey requires no passports, luggage, or plane tickets. Instead, grab a ride on a Go Rio cruise boat and meet us at Biga on the Banks for a travel-free culinary adventure on the San Antonio River Walk! 

Our Spanish menu will be available all month long!

Savor Spanish-inspired Dishes, Drinks, and Desserts 

This month’s Traveling Taste Buds menu features 1 starter, 1 soup, 1 entree, 2 sweet desserts, and 1 classic cocktail. Try them all for a complete experience or pair with other a la carte menu items to choose your own adventure. Our Spanish menu is available for dine-in, curbside, and delivery for the entire month of July. 

Let’s toast to the (postponed) Running of the Bulls with a drink…  

Spanish Gin and Tonic

$13

Next, we invite you to taste mouth-watering Spanish dishes…  

Sherry Glazed Texas Quail

bacon, lentil, purple hull pea stew

$15

Tomato & Cucumber Gazpacho

creme fraiche, truffled caviar

$9

Whole Roasted Rainbow Trout

white bean puree, eggplant confit, romesco sauce 

$36/18

Finally, indulge in Spanish desserts! 

Arroz con Leche 

almond cookie, roasted plums

$11

Creme Catalana

amaretto cherries, Marcona almond shortbread

$11

Our Spanish menu is only available during July. 

Make Your Reservation Today

Take Your Experience Home with Delivery and Curbside

Let your taste buds transport you!

Stay tuned for future Traveling Taste Buds itineraries.

 

The Right Business Dinner Venue

Let Biga do the work for your corporate party!

Biga is the Right Business Dinner Venue

Impressing clients and rewarding loyal staff is easy when you find the right business dinner venue!

Let’s face it, entertaining isn’t your job, It’s ours!  We’re happy to do all the work when it comes to your corporate celebrations.  Award-winning cuisine, River Walk views and welcoming service.  We’ve got it all!

Holiday parties, award ceremonies, working dinners?  Whatever your need, our flexible floor plans and custom menus can be crafted for any group of 10-400. 

It is never too early to start planning!  Call (210)225-0722 or request more info!

Here’s what our clients have to say…

“Booked a corporate dinner for one of our executives. You know it must be great when you get a text while they are dining saying “this place is amazing”.”

 “…I am so grateful to you, Rudy and your team for the countless hours of preparation and superb service and kindness extended to me and our group each year.  There is no way that any function can be perfect without perfect people working in the background to make it happen – and with such class.   You all do exactly that!”       -Connie K.

 “…we have been hosting receptions for years, and I heard positive feedback from many of our guests that this was one of the best, if not THE best, receptions we’ve hosted.  People especially loved the venue, beautiful river walk views and ambience. The service was excellent…”.       -Lois G.

 “…on behalf of Motorola I want to thank you and the wonderful staff for an outstanding job on our event tonight. The food and the service were fabulous. We had many great comments and that was because of how the Biga team handled the event.”       -Rula G.

 

Traveling Taste Buds at Your Favorite San Antonio RiverWalk Restaurant – Now Boarding to South Korea

Traveling Taste Buds at Your Favorite San Antonio RiverWalk Restaurant – Now Boarding to South Korea

For our May Traveling Taste Buds Series, Biga is taking a journey to South Korea to celebrate Buddha’s Birthday. Also known as the Festival of Lanterns, Buddha’s Birthday is determined by the lunar calendar, and this year the celebration falls on May 19th. Join us as we partake in culinary traditions, sample East Asian cuisine, and even make a wish as we light our celebratory lanterns. This culinary journey requires no passports, luggage, or plane tickets. Grab a ride on a Go Rio cruise boat and meet us at Biga on the Banks for a travel-free culinary adventure! 

Our South Korean menu will be available all month long!

Savor Korean-inspired Drinks, Appetizers, and Desserts 

This month’s Traveling Taste Buds menu features 3 appetizers, 1 sweet dessert, and 1 classic cocktail. Try them all for a complete experience or pair with other a la carte menu items to choose your own adventure. Our South Korean menu is available for dine-in, curbside, and delivery for the entire month of May. 

Let’s toast to Buddha with a drink…  

Soju Spritzer

rice wine, vodka, citrus-infused green tea, simple syrup, Fever-Tree ginger ale, lemon peel

$13

Next, we invite you to taste mouth-watering Korean appetizers…  

Korean BBQ Cauliflower

soy sauce, garlic, sesame oil

$8

Chicken Yaki Mandu “Dumpling”

kimchi, soy-ginger dipping sauce

$10

Beef Bulgogi

marinated beef tenderloin, ssamjang sauce, lettuce cups

$13

Finally, indulge in a Korean dessert! 

Yaksik

sticky rice, mango, pineapple

$11

Our Korean menu is only available during May. 

Make Your Reservation Today

Take Your Experience Home with Delivery and Curbside

When traveling is not an option, let your taste buds transport you!

Stay tuned for future Traveling Taste Buds itineraries.

Traveling Taste Buds – Vegetarian Dining at your favorite San Antonio River Walk Restaurant

Your Favorite San Antonio RiverWalk Restaurant Celebrates Earth Day!

Traveling Taste Buds – Vegetarian Dining on the River Walk earth day at your favorite riverwalk restaurant

For our April Traveling Taste Buds Series, Biga is taking a journey towards a healthier planet. Join us as we celebrate Earth Day and everything Mother Earth gives us. This month’s Traveling Taste Bud’s menu features globally-inspired vegetarian dishes, responsibly sourced and expertly seasoned. Taste all the flavors our green planet has to offer! 

Our vegetarian menu will be available all month long!

Savor Vegetarian Drinks, Appetizers, and Desserts 

This month’s Traveling Taste Buds menu features 3 appetizers, 1 sweet dessert, and 1 classic cocktail. Try them all for a completely vegetarian experience or pair with other a la carte menu items for a “vegetarian-ish” dinner. Our Earth Day Vegetarian menu is available for dine-in, curbside, and delivery for the entire month of April. (But, we offer vegetarian dishes year-round, too!) 

Let’s toast to Mother Earth with a drink…  

Spring It On Me

Still Austin gin, carrot-orange-pineapple juice, sparkling water, earthy salt rim

$12.50

Next, we invite you to taste mouth-watering vegetarian appetizers…  

Charred Texas Cabbage

pickled apples, parsley root puree, hot chili peanut oil 

$8

Risotto Primavera

spring vegetables

$10

Chestnut, Spinach, and Feta Phyllo

red pepper coulis

$10

Finally, indulge in a vegetarian-friendly dessert! 

Banana Kahlua Cake

milk chocolate ganache, chocolate whipped cream, chocolate sauce

$11

Our Earth Day menu is only available during April.

*Vegetarian dishes can be made vegan by request.  

Make a reservation today

When traveling is not an option, let your taste buds transport you!

Stay tuned for future Traveling Taste Buds menus.

 

Mother’s Day Brunch on the San Antonio RiverWalk

Mother’s Day Brunch on the San Antonio RiverWalk

Mother’s Day Brunch

May 8th 10:30-4pm
RESERVATIONS ARE A GOOD IDEA click here!
$67 for Adults, $30 Kids under 12
 
Our Chef’s are still working on the menu.  So, keep in mind it may change a bit.  Here is how it is shaping up so far…Mothers Day Brunch San Antonio RiverWalk Restaurant

1st Course: Choice of
Smoky Scottish Salmon cream cheese Baguette, spicy yellowfin tuna Poke,

tempura crunchies, avocado crab deviled egg, wasabi

Or

Organic chicken tarragon raspberry salad, toasted almonds, lavosh,

Broadbent ham & salami, mustard, roasted beef Yorkshire pudding, horseradish cream

Or

Panzanella salad, tomato, onion, cucumber and sourdough,

Ratatouille & noodles, many roasted mushrooms

 

2nd Course (Served Family Style):
Spring mixed greens, frisee, Texas citrus, parmesan, golden raisins, tomatoes, shallot vinaigrette

 

3rd Course:  Choice of…

Seafood Omelet crab, shrimp, lobster & Gruyere, potato hash, oven-dried tomato, sauteed asparagus

Smoked cooked angus beef Denver ropa vieja, corn polenta spoonbread, Cuban spiced zucchini

Arroz congri con pollo, achiote, fried ripe plantain, avocado, grilled lime, spinach

Chile garlic shrimp & scallops, Vietnamese fried rice, corn, red pepper, carrots, scallions, soy

Southern style eggs benedict, smoked barbeque beef brisket, corn bread,

collard greens, chipotle hollandaise

Olive and feta stuffed lamb shoulder, tiny potatoes,

sun-dried tomato pesto & roasted Brussels sprouts, mushroom demi

Baked American red snapper or Scottish salmon, lemon thyme couscous salad,

Swiss chard, sherry, spiced almonds, strawberry coulis

Asparagus, Quinoa & Farro Salad, sweet mustard dressing, pan seared marinated eggplant,

 smoked mushroom

4th Course:  Choice of…

Petifour trio, Linzer tart, apricot almond cake, hazelnut truffle

Coconut cake, coconut pastry cream, white coconut sauce, coconut tuile

Key lime white chocolate tart, raspberry coulis, white chocolate flowers, fruit salad GLUTEN FREE

Blueberry Vegan cheesecake GLUTEN FREE

 

Kids: 12 and under

Bacon & Eggs,

Mac & Cheese

Chicken fingers & fries,

Marinara or Alfredo pasta w/ chicken or shrimp

Dessert: Strawberry short cake cupcake or

 Chocolate mud cake with gummy worms

 

 

Featured Mother’s Day Cocktails

Spring it on Me… $12.25

Featured Easter Cocktails

Mimosa service… $12.25

 Pomegranate vanilla, grapefruit mint, tangerine citrus

 

Bloody Mary/ Spicy Maria… $12.25

 Vodka/Tequila Pickled peppers and cheddar cheese  

  

Spiked Vanilla Iced Latte… $14.25

Housed infused vanilla vodka, coffee liquor, cold brew, oat milk,

warm baking spices, salted whipped cream

 

Sangria Mia… $13.25

Red wine rested for days with orange vodka, brandy, pama liquor, gin, fresh seasonal juices,

berries & citrus peels

Mum-believable… $14.25

Myers dark rum, ripe pineapple, honey ginger syrup, prosecco, topo chico, fresh mint