Best Tattoo Shops in San Antonio

Why These Tattoo Shops?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored San Antonio Tattoo Shops on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

Electric Panther Tattoo

Electric Panther Tattoo specializes in American-style color tattoos. The tattoo shop is open six days a week and accepts walk-ins or appointments, and has been serving the San Antonio area for more than 30 years. Clients have given positive feedback for Electric Panther Tattoo's quality work and clean, professional space.

San Antonio, TX 78217


Element Tattoo

  • Portraits
  • Body Art

Element Tattoo Studio has been serving San Antonio clients since 2006. The tattoo shop's owner has been working in the industry for more than 15 years, and the artists practice art styles such as traditional, Japanese, watercolor, realism, tribal, geometric, and script styles. Element Tattoo Studio removes tattoos using laser technology with its Hoya ConBio MedLite c6 machine. Clients have praised the tattoo studio for its quality tattoos and polite, friendly staff.

4741 Fredericksburg Road
San Antonio, TX 78229

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Flesh Electric Tattoo

Flesh Electric Tattoo has been serving San Antonio clients since 2009. The tattoo studio is licensed in the state of Texas and stays up-to-date on sterilization processes. The tattoo shop has been voted the third best in the San Antonio area. The artists have more than 35 years of combined experience, and practice art styles including traditional, Japanese, black and gray, Sailor Jerry, cover ups, portraits, script, and color realism. Clients have praised Flesh Electric Tattoo for its clean, spacious shop and kind, patient, professional staff.

San Antonio, TX 78212


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