Top 5 Budget 2008 - San Antonio, TX
Please list your favorite top 5 restaurants for people on a budget for 2008. Average meal cost should not exceed Breakfast (<$5), Lunch (<$8) and Dinner (<$15). Please reference local restaurants while avoiding nationwide chains. The results will be summarized at the end.
Breakfast: Your local taqueria on the way to work. 2 chorizo and egg and a bean and cheese for two and change. Throw in a huge beverage of choice and you still come in well under five.
Lunch: I do a lot of work around Brooks City-Base so I give a huge nod to Chaba Thai in BCB Landing. Skip the tea, opt for ice water, and you come in at less than eight bucks for an as-ordered entree with soup and tip. The basil eggplant, thai hot, is almost perfect.
Dinner: I'm flummoxed. I haven't had a sub-$15 dinner in a while...except for family style. If you put a gun to my head, I'd take the elevator to Bohanan's and have the fois gras appetizer. Of course, you can't tempt fate...or can you?