Find all the bars and nightlife information for the Downtown San Antonio area.

Iron Cactus

200 Riverwalk Street, #100, San Antonio, TX 78205
Phone: (210) 224-9835
http://www.ironcactus.com

The Iron Cactus evolution began in 1996 when Gary Manley and Michael Pottorff restored a historic, turn of the century building on Sixth Street in Austin, Texas that became the original Iron Cactus. The mission of creating a warm, friendly and unique environment was accomplished and today our restaurants provide guests with the best Mexican food and fresh lime margaritas in the markets we serve. Our menu is [...]

Barriba Cantina

111 W. Crockette, #214, San Antonio, TX 78205
Phone: (210) 228-9876
http://www.barribacantina.com

 

A new spin on an old tradition awaits you at Barriba Cantina. Barriba Cantina serves fresh Mexican food with a flair. Folks come from miles around to sample our slow cooked Mango Pork Carnitas, Baja Pescado and our house specialty Tacos del Ray.

One of the only establishments booking original music/singer-songwriters and bands and it’s on the Riverwalk.  We hear people gripe all the time, “There’s no original music on the Riverwalk”, [...]

The Monterey

1127 S St. Mary’s San Antonio, TX 78210
(210) 745-2581
http://www.themontereysa.com

 

The conversation went something like this: “Hey – let’s build exactly the sort of place where we’d want to hang out.”

The food should be delicious, inexpensive, and a hell of a lot of fun to eat. The beer list should celebrate craft brewers and microbreweries. Our wine list ought to be comprised of varietally-correct, terroir-driven selections that are interesting and affordable. And we’ll open it in the beautiful King William neighborhood, [...]

The Cove

606 W. Cypress San Antonio, TX 78212
Phone: 210-227-2683
http://thecove.us/

The Cove is locally owned & operated by Sam & Lisa Asvestas and a wonderful team.  Our passion is healthy, delicious food and live music.   The Cove restaurant was born in April 2001 as an after thought to a carwash and a coin laundry.  In the beginning we only served  ice cream and hot sandwiches.

As I discovered that I truly enjoyed the hospitality business and food; I continued to [...]

Josephine Street Cafe

400 E. Josephine St. San Antonio, TX 78215
Phone: (210) 224-6169
http://josephinestcafe.com

Located next to Pearl Brewery just 3 blocks from Riverwalk North, Josephine St Cafe is the kind of place where a person can unwind over a plateful of good food, a shot or a cold one, served by someone who actually cares. The neon says “Steaks & Whisky” – which is what made this iconic Texas roadhouse famous. Today, Jo Street is also known for its world class [...]

La Gloria Ice House

 
100 E Grayson, San Antonio, TX 78215

Phone: (210) 267-9040
http://www.lagloriaicehouse.com

La Gloria is a place that was created to celebrate the rich and delicious street foods from interior Mexico. From tacos al pastor in Mexico City, tlayudas in Oaxaca, to coctéles de mariscos from Veracruz, Mexico’s street foods are as unique and colorful as its traditions, people and culture.

La Gloria means “the heavens”, and our wish is that you experience heaven on earth through dining with us. Remember, “No hace falta morir para llegar a la [...]

Joey’s

2417 N St. Marys St
San Antonio, TX 78212
(210) 733-9573With 17 beers on tap, 50 bottled beers, and a full bar, customers have an abundance of options. It’s Regulars and longtime employees credit owner Joey Villarreal for the bar’s lasting appeal. Joey’s has maintained a loyal following even as several nearby clubs have faded out. They offer reasonably priced drinks, good food, lots of pool tables, and great friendly service.

Zinc

207 N. Presa St. San Antonio, TX 78205-2635
Office (210) 224-1313
Bar (210) 224-2900
http://www.zincwine.com

Zinc, located in the heart of historic downtown San Antonio and only a stone’s throw from the river walk, invites you to experience the finer things life has to offer. Zinc serves wines from all corners of the globe with an emphasis on champagne and domestic varietals. Zinc also boasts an extensive menu offering fine import cigars, vintage ports, specialty cocktails and caringly prepared wine-friendly cuisine.

Take some [...]

Vbar

150 East Houston street San Antonio, Texas 78205
(210) 227-9700
http://www.hotelvalencia-riverwalk.com/

Behind the glistening metal beaded chain curtain lays the ultra sleek Vbar, voted as Best Hotel Bar in 2010 by San Antonio Magazine. Enjoy your favorite cocktail at the lustrous black bar adorned with comfortable leather stools. Elegant and intimate, the small seating areas located throughout the lounge offer a more private setting.

Gorgeous views of the River Walk with its giant cypress trees are at your feet when you [...]

Durty Nelly’s

200 S Alamo St
San Antonio, TX 78205-3213
210 224 3343
“Unless you’re a stuffed shirt or a prude, you can’t help but have a grand old time.”
The pub opened in September, 1974.

Durty Nelly’s is a replica of the original Durty Nelly’s in Ireland. The original tavern dates back to 1620 as part of the Bunratty Castle in Limerick, Clare Country. It is one of the oldest continually operating restaurants in the world and has been open over [...]