Nightlife

There is a vibrant nightlife scene in the Downtown San Antonio area.  The Riverwalk and Downtown offer a wide variety of live music venues, wine bars, martini bars and lots more. The horseshoe of the Riverwalk has some of the oldest entertainment establishments on the River to date.  Coupled with the Riverwalk expansion project, river north offers even more options for your nightlife needs.  Don’t feel like walking the River?  No problemo amigo there are tons of options in the Downtown area that offer the same level of service and entertainment.  Whatever you’re in the mood for, Downtown San Antonio offers Texas sized fun when the sun goes down.

 

Ocho

 

1015 Navarro Street
San Antonio, Texas 78205

(210) 222.2008 – tel
(210) 222.2717 – fax

INSPIRED BY THE UNION of old and new worlds, Ocho at Hotel Havana offers two unique spaces for dining and drinks on the River Walk in San Antonio. The upstairs Ocho dining room, situated in a glass and steel conservatory reminiscent of a birdcage, opens onto the river and offers seating both indoors and outdoors. The beauty of the steel structure is highlighted in Tiffany blue, with couches and lounge seating filling one side of the luminous space and linen-clothed tables spilling into the courtyard. The [...]

Drink Texas Bar

200 Navarro StSan Antonio, TX 78205
(210) 224-1031

http://drinktexas.com/

 

Known for our Happy Hour, famous for our nights. Enjoy Drink’s intimate lounge atmosphere until 2am every day. Whether you are a first time visitor or a long-term local, Drink welcomes you to start and end your night on the town with us.

Whether you’d like a martini or a Merlot or just a really cold draft beer, Drink has all your classics and some new favorites. From winding down after work to partying on a Saturday night, there’s always something enticing on the menu.

Just steps from the San Antonio Riverwalk, Drink has been described [...]

Kremlin on the River Walk

210 College St. San Antonio, TX 78205
General Information: (210) 220-1972

http://www.kremlinsa.com

 

Kremlin – San Antonio’s Most Upscale Nightlife Scene on the Riverwalk. With a dance floor that inspires ultimate energy and sensuality, Kremlin is your upscale destination in Downtown San Antonio. Experience Vegas on the Riverwalk.

Sam’s Luv Shack

 

212 College St San Antonio, TX 78205
(210) 220-1972

http://www.acapulcosamssa.com

Acapulco Sam’s newly renovated second level is called the “Luv Shack”, baby! Get your groove on to the hits of the past. This club not only plays those great hits of the 70’s and 80’s but has the feel and look of a retro time machine. Boogie oogie good to the hits of the 70’s from the likes of Donna Summer, KC and the Sunshine Band, Average White Band, and get Funky with James Brown, Rick James, Kool and the Gang, and Earth Wind and Fire. If the 80’s is your thing [...]

Havana Ultra Lounge

212 College St. San Antonio, TX 78205
(210) 220-1972

http://www.acapulcosamssa.com

Havana Ultra Lounge located on the first floor of Sam’s Luv Shack and Kremlin brings a touch of Latino flavor crossed with the nightlife of South Beach to the river walk party scene. Enjoy awesome DJ’s spinning Latin fusion, current dance hits and clean hip hop in a upscale ultra lounge with the hottest go-go dancers in SA entertaining you.

Havana features a full sized lighted bar, cigars, beers from around the world, mojitos, martinis, and margaritas (all available in carafes as well) and VIP seating around the dance floor with bottle service, [...]

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”, now there is

Bella On The River

106 Riverwalk, San Antonio, TX 78205
Phone: (210) 404-2355

http://www.bellaontheriver.com/

Bella On the River is located on the San Antonio River Walk @ 106 River Walk.  Bella On the River is the newest Downtown restaurant in San Antonio and is locally-owned, and independent.    

Bella features Southern European, mostly Mediterranean food, a well-paired wine list, wines-by-the-glass, sangria, ports and sherry.

 The Menu features Spanish olives and Marcona almonds, toasted bruschetta, Eggplant Josephine, calamari fritto, antipasto, fresh spinach salad, paella, pasta, and pizzas, whole grilled Bronzini, steak Florentine, shrimp & chicken piccata, steak Diane, Virginia’s pistachio cake, and flaming Glace au Four.

 The Wine Bar features ice cold, fresh [...]

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 expand the restaurant.  We were now a smoky bar, that served bar food.  In 2003 I began studying Ayurveda.  Ayurveda is [...]

Sam’s Burger Joint

330 E. Grayson St San Antonio, TX 78215
Phone: (210) 223-2830

http://samsburgerjoint.com

 

Sam’s is centrally located just north of downtown San Antonio right next to the Pearl Brewery at Broadway and Grayson. Sam’s has been doing live music in San Antonio for about 11 years but in the last three and a half years they have committed to bringing in top flight bands. Backed by an over $250,000 remodeling project that includes new bar, new restrooms, a green room and upgraded PA has made Sam’s one of the top music rooms in the state if not the country.

Committed to having a [...]

La Tuna

100 Probandt San Antonio, TX 78210
Phone: (210) 212-5727

http://www.latunagrill.com

A hop, skip, and stagger from the Blue Star Art Gallery is La Tuna Grill. Located just across the railroad tracks, this tin-clad eatery dishes up amazing food at great prices. Load up the arteries with the “Loaded Fries,” topped with bacon, sour cream, and cheddar – these spuds are worth it! The “La Tuna Trio” is another fave. Three mini burgers grilled to your preference, these would make Wimmpy whimper. And the freshly made bread pudding is supurb. Whether you want to hang out on the patioand people watch, or [...]