Restaurants / Bars
Treat Your Guests to the Flavors of San Antonio
As one of only two designated Creative Cities of Gastronomy in the United States, it is no wonder why the authentic flavors of San Antonio are second to none. Find the perfect restaurant for your event. Filter by restaurant type, cuisine offerings, or desired location in the city.
An innovative twist on traditional Texas fare, in the heart of the hill country. Antlers Lodge – located at Hyatt Hill Country Resort & Spa – is crowned by a striking chandelier created from 500 sets of naturally shed antlers. The restaurant boasts farm-to-table, locally harvested ingredients and regional specialties for dinner – think prime cuts, wild game, fish, and fresh, seasonal sides. At Antlers, sustainably sourced and quality products are in every dish.
Bar-B-Cutie Smokehouse, a local family-friendly restaurant, is committed to the San Antonio community by supporting local schools, non-profits, and ensuring all barbecue smokers are environmentally friendly and all meats are smoked by locally sourced wood. Bar-B-Cutie offers traditional barbecue menu items, delicious customer favorites like the Orlie, and even meals for your four-legged friend. Bar-B-Cutie recently expanded their outdoor patio space, which is perfect for any family event or celebration. For more information on Bar-B-Cutie, visit www.bar-b-cutie.com.
Welcome to a taste of Bavaria and the historic Oktoberfest, right here in San Antonio! The San Antonio River Walk is one of the top tourist attractions in the U.S. Ours is a multicultural city, which includes a strong German heritage. Now you can experience our rich German culture and hospitality at one of the River Walk’s newest and most entertaining attractions – the San Antonio Bier Garten. Close to the Alamo, shaded by our native live oak trees, the Bier Garten offers authentic Bavarian fare, including sausages, pretzels, kraut and ice cold beers (we have one of the largest selections of import and craft beer on the River Walk). Wine is also available, and while you might have a hard time finding Margaritas in Germany, you can find them here—after all, this IS San Antonio! Savor the Riverwalk experience! Have a sausage, raise a glass with friends, immerse yourself in the rich German heritage of our beautiful city. Biergarten awaits you! PROST!
Just a short stroll from the Henry B Convention Center and all the major Downtown hotels Biga on the Banks overlooks a leafy bend of the river. Our contemporary space with flexible floor plans features access to terraces and dramatic floor to ceiling windows all overlooking the River Walk, with spaces for 10 to 400 guests. With a designated staff and separate event kitchen Biga will customize your event whether seated and served or a station-style reception. Chef Bruce Auden is the most often nominated Chef in the City and Biga has the highest Zagat rating on the River. South Texas specialties include Gulf fish, steaks and Texas raised Wild Game, but always remember to leave room for the Sticky Toffee Pudding! The extensive wine list, comprehensive bourbon bar, and of course Margaritas are all under one roof.
Nestled in the revitalized Pearl Brewery District, Boiler House is an award-winning Texas Hill Country venue that provides a taste of artfully prepared gourmet fare in a picturesque setting. We offer the perfect venue for corporate events, intimate gatherings, wedding parties, and much more - Get creative, we got you covered. With on-site catering and flexible indoor/outdoor event spaces for up to 290 guests Boiler House is the ideal venue for your next event. Our team of experts will tailor an event to suit your needs and ensure that everything runs smoothly. We can assist you with anything from creative dining arrangements and party rentals to setup, clean up, and chair and table rentals. Host your event at Boiler House, we take great care in creating a culinary experience everyone can cherish and enjoy.
Dine along the River Walk, enjoy a prickly pear margarita, and delight in a table-side guacamole presentation that’s a San Antonio treasure at Boudro’s. Executive chef Danny Ibarra’s menu boasts big and bold flavors as he marries the traditions and history of South Texas with the finesse of the world’s finest restaurants. Whether you enjoy your experience nestled among the limestone walls inside the restaurant, at a table along the River Walk, or on a barge while floating on the river itself, you’ll see how Boudro’s transforms every group meal into an event. From group dinners to power meetings, to special milestones, Boudro’s offers the ideal setting for your next gathering.
We are Box St. All Day; A glow-up from our popular food truck catering company, The Box Street Social. We are a full-service aesthetic brunch concept located in downtown San Antonio. Events are our bread & butter and we are thankful to have a venue to host yours. We offer a variety of food & beverage options to ensure the perfect selections for your occasion. You can find us in the Hemisfair district, in between the Tower of the Americas and Yanaguana Garden, directly behind the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center. We are perfectly placed to host corporate events, wedding events, graduation parties, you name it! Check out our website for photos of our indoor dining room and outdoor patio space with a view of the Tower of the Americas. We are attached to the Hemisfair parking garage with some of the best rates downtown. Send us the details and we would love to chat about your event.
Located on the famous River Walk, Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. captures the charm and American spirit that made the movie “Forrest Gump” a smash hit. Shrimp is the specialty here, but the fun and casual setting offer something for everyone. Enjoy grilled and fried seafood platters, pasta, burgers, salads, award-winning Dixie-style baby back ribs, and signature hand-shaken cocktails.
Located in the lobby of the Marriott Rivercenter and open daily from 6:30 a.m. until 10:00 p.m., Café Bocadillo features convenient grab and go breakfast, Starbucks Coffee and all day dining selections including parfaits, salads and sandwiches. The café also has delicious custom hot items like breakfast tacos and Panini sandwiches. If you are headed out for the day our “Build a Cooler” is the perfect choice to get your adventure started. Our staff can help you fill the biodegradable cooler with anything you like from salads and sandwiches to deserts. You just pay for your selections and the cooler, and you are good to go!
Café Ole is the place to satisfy your group’s Mexican food cravings on the banks of the River Walk. Known as the home of the Ultimate Fajita and the 60oz Margarita, they offer multi-level seating, scenic views of the river, and quaint indoor seating. Strolling Mariachis are common accompaniments and add that extra touch, providing the perfect festive atmosphere.
At Costa Pacifica our concept is simple. We offer the freshest seafood served in a casual place with a cool vibe. We want our restaurant to feel like sweet memories of seaside villages, of Puerto Vallarta or Mazatlan pulsating with life, yet relaxing, with the kind of food that can seem to bring the image of timeless ocean waves to the table. We discovered that sharing good seafood from our beloved region is like finding a pearl in an oyster-romantic and unexpected, yet radiant beyond compare. For more information on Costa Pacifica visit www.costapacificausa.com.
In the heart of downtown San Antonio lies the home of Devils River Whiskey. Just about a block away from the Alamo and the San Antonio River Walk, Devils River Distillery is conveniently located for all area thrill seekers, night owls and spirits enthusiasts. Nestled in the old Burns Building, a registered historic place in San Antonio, our distillery and barroom offers not only a great time but majestic beauty. Come by our distillery for a tasting and a tour, or enjoy a night out with premium cocktails, cigars, food, and live music. Visit our website to book a tour, see our events calendar, or book a private event.
Inspired by THE LONE STAR STATE From brunch plates to appetizers and dinner entrees, Domingo’s menus offer the flavors of South Texas, celebrating the culture of San Antonio with modern culinary flair.
Argentinian-Inspired Cuisine on the River Walk Among San Antonio's best dining options overlooking the scenic River Walk, Dorrego's restaurant stands out for its imaginative Argentinian-inspired menu. Dine on distinctive culinary creations with influences from the regions of Spain, Italy, France, and other cultures, all woven into both classic and modern Argentinian cuisine.
Authentic Neapolitan pizza, nestled in central San Antonio, minutes away from the San Antonio International Airport. Dough sources many of their products from Italy, as well as from farmers located throughout Texas. Their focus is on creating authentic Italian cuisine by using true Neapolitan techniques. At the heart of the pizzeria, the wood-burning oven bakes pizzas to perfection in 90 seconds at over 800 degrees. They also make their own mozzarella daily! For Dough, it’s all about balance, simplicity, and top-quality ingredients. Dough offers an all-Italian wine list and Kimbo Coffee-straight from Naples, Italy. Simply delizioso! *Menu items are subject to change, based upon availability.
Authentic Neapolitan pizza steps away from the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in the heart of Hemisfair Park. Dough sources many of their products from Italy, as well as from farmers located throughout Texas. Their focus is on creating authentic Italian cuisine by using true Neapolitan techniques. At the heart of the pizzeria, the wood-burning oven bakes pizzas to perfection in 90 seconds at over 800 degrees. They also make their own mozzarella daily! For Dough, it’s all about balance, simplicity, and top-quality ingredients. Dough offers an all-Italian wine list and Kimbo Coffee-straight from Naples, Italy. Simply delizioso! *Menu items are subject to change, based upon availability.
With our wide variety of beers, margaritas, spiked coffees, seltzers, wines, and fresh locally sourced ingredients you'll never want to be anywhere but Elsewhere. We love ALL the animals! Come hangout with your furry friend at the most pet friendly patio in the city! We've had goats, llamas, pigs, ducks, birds, snakes, chickens, cats, and (of course) DOGS here at Elsewhere.
Our artisan, Texas-crafted pizza incorporates local flavors that highlight Neapolitan-style pizza in what we define as Texapoletana™.
The newest establishment in the Carpenter Carpenter portfolio is located on the edge of the Pearl, and showcases a completely new experience for the San Antonio dining scene. The counter-service market and wine bar offers fresh fish for wholesale purchase and an in-house menu that includes dry aged fish entrees such as the tuna sando and salmon lox on sourdough. Chef de cuisine, Ruben Pantaleon, is a veteran of celebrated restaurants such as Roka Akor, Nobu, and our very own Up Scale. Chef Ruben brings his diligence and attention to detail to our 100% scratch kitchen with all items made fresh daily. The mint-hued restaurant is a great spot for lunch with your coworkers or a late night drink!
Food. Fun. Music. Find it all at the Hard Rock Cafe! Situated on the River Walk, guests can enjoy lunch, dinner and drinks on three floors of covered patios to take in the sights and sounds of Downtown San Antonio. Don’t miss the Cafe’s photo-worthy memorabilia including Ozzy Osbourne’s black velvet jacket, Eddie Van Halen’s Charvel guitar, the original stage that Selena Quintanilla performed on and the brick wall spray painted by legendary rock band Aerosmith during the Cafe’s groundbreaking ceremony in 1995. The newly renovated Cafe offers space for up to 600 guests, so we can create legendary events for any occasion. Don’t forget to stop by our Rock Shop to get the perfect gifts for family and friends, or get your favorite Hard Rock merchandise for yourself!
From a large flowing margarita machine to a tropical-themed atmosphere, Margaritaville is more than a restaurant; it's a state of mind. With group seating of 325 and 500 reception, it has a prime location for the best special event space in San Antonio. Located on the River Walk, it has everything you need to have a good time: island-inspired flavors, live entertainment on the patio and indoor stage, a covered outdoor 5 o'clock Somewhere Bar overlooking the San Antonio River, and an elevated indoor Tiki Bar. Signature food items include Cheeseburger in Paradise and Volcano Nachos, and you can sip and save house-made margaritas, frozen boat drinks, and cold LandShark Lager. The perfect location for family fun and group outings.
Joe’s Crab Shack brings the shore to you. With a festive, yet laid-back atmosphere, and an expansive menu, Joe’s is the place to be for variety, food, and group dining fun. The menu features a half dozen variety of crabs, burgers, salads, sandwiches, chicken, and seafood platters. Find your closest escape to the shore.
The true flavor of the Gulf Coast tradition is about family, warmth, and exceptional seafood. Landry’s Seafood brings all of those together at every location, providing a fun-filled dining experience that will make you want to drop your anchor and never leave. So, grab your group, sit back, relax, and take part in Landry’s Seafood experience. Available for private dining, corporate events, and catering.
Proud resident of the original Friendly Spot location, Little Em’s Oyster Bar was the first Carpenter Carpenter restaurant which opened in December of 2020. The quaint historic building has quickly become the Southtown staple for oysters on a half shell, lobster rolls, and our signature burger, which some say is the best in the city. Our distinct pink and white restaurant is the perfect destination for lunch with your friends or a romantic dinner with your significant other. Enjoy a glass of rosé and a spicy shrimp linguine on our covered patio or cozy indoor dining room.
The new Little Rhein Prost Haus opened March 2021. Located on the San Antonio River Walk in a century-old building with strong German roots, it is the perfect setting for a Bavarian restaurant featuring homestyle German cuisine and carious types of family-friendly live music and entertainment, including authentic Bavarian Polka players. It will be a love affair marrying traditional German history, food, beer ,fun and year-round feel of Oktoberfest!
A Story Worth Telling No visit to San Antonio is complete without a pilgrimage to the iconic Alamo. Just steps away on the original Maverick Family Homestead, stop by to experience native son Kenneth Maverick's endeavor, Maverick Whiskey, a nod to Maverick Family's storied Texas roots and patriarch Sam Maverick; from whom all other maverick's are named. With delicious craft spirits distilled on site, history seeps from the barrels in the vault of this restored historic bank building from 1917. Order a Whiskey Neat, or try one of our culinary infused cocktails. Cheers Y'all!
Dine, drink, and share over the rustic, traditional flavors of Northern Italy at NONNA Osteria. Great for groups of all sizes, NONNA boasts an open, breezy space located inside The Fairmount Hotel. In the kitchen, Chef Luca Della Casa shares dishes from his fond memories of cooking Sunday suppers with his Mom and Grandmother (“Nonna”). At NONNA Osteria, guests can expect dishes spotlighting traditional flavors of Northern Italy executed with Chef Della Casa’s modern flair. Available for private events.
The Original Mexican Restaurant on the River Walk is sure to satisfy your craving for authentic Mexican food, drinks and fun! When it comes to quality, look no further. Our kitchen serves up the very best tacos, fajitas, and margaritas north of the border. Our restaurant is inviting and spacious, which makes a great setting for large group events, parties and special occasions. Also, we’re “always” open, and close-by parking can always be found, even on the busiest days. Check out our extensive menu and make your reservation with us today. We look forward to hosting you!
Wrap yourself in the warm hospitality and scenic views that surround Paesanos 1604. We have left no detail unattended, from the sleek contemporary interiors and inviting Solarium to the tranquil courtyards. Chef Clark McDaniel ignites your taste buds with the flavors of the Mediterranean complemented by the perfect wine pairings. After 45 years as a vibrant icon of the local dining scene, Paesanos continues to set the benchmark for exceptional service and Italian dining in San Antonio. We invite you to experience Paesanos.
A local landmark, Paesano’s Lincoln Heights brings the best of Mediterranean flavors to central San Antonio. Offering irresistible Italian dishes and an extensive wine list, Paesano’s is the perfect place to celebrate with large groups. They serve up the flavors of the old country with quality service for a special experience every time you visit. They are just 5 minutes from the airport and 10 minutes from downtown. Lunch and dinner served daily. Available for private events.
A local landmark, Paesano’s River Walk brings the best of Mediterranean flavors to downtown San Antonio. Enjoy the flavors of the old country with an extensive wine list and breathtaking riverfront views. And be sure to order the signature dish, Shrimp Paesano, for an unforgettable flavor experience. Dine solo, with family and friends, or even with a large group; they're also available for private dining upon request. Paesano's is within walking distance of the Henry B. González Convention Center and most downtown hotels. Lunch and dinner served daily. Private river barge cocktail and dinner cruises available upon reservation.
Your table is waiting. Gather your group and join us for prime steaks, whole lobster, Italian specialties, and award-winning wines at The Palm San Antonio. Near the Majestic Theatre, the Alamo, the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts, and the San Antonio River Walk, The Palm provides the perfect setting for a great meal before any group outing. With a relaxed and fun-loving atmosphere, The Palm San Antonio has been winning over guests with unbeatable food and sincere, personalized service since 2000. Available for private events.
Poblanos Mexican Restaurant has been a staple of downtown since 2010. We offer fresh authentic Tex-Mex favorites daily for breakfast and lunch. We are the downtown destination for fresh breakfast tacos and great lunch specials such as our Grilled Fajitas and Variety of Enchiladas. Located right next to the historic Majestic Theatre, we have recently extended our hours for our new bar area, the RVF, until 7pm. Our bar specializes in Margaritas, Palomas, Micheladas, and other Latin-inspired cocktails. Open Daily 7am.
Restaurant Claudine, Carpenter Carpenter’s third establishment, resides in a remodeled home in the up-and-coming Government Hill neighborhood. The space offers snug tables surrounded by elegant hand-painted wallpaper, vintage chandeliers, and sentimental pictures of our namesake, Houston Carpenter’s grandmother, Claudine. Cassie Ramsay, chef de cuisine, hails from Mixtli and has a decade of experience creating magic in the kitchen. Inspired by grandma’s southern-comfort style cuisine with an elevated French influence, menu items include: fried chicken with fermented hot honey and pommes puree, as well as duck confit made with butternut squash puree, glazed rainbow carrots, and pecans. On weekends we offer an exclusive brunch menu that includes shrimp and grits and hotcakes with a seasonal berry compote.
Situated on the famed San Antonio River Walk, River’s Edge offers the perfect place for breakfast, lunch, dinner or even a delicious cocktail to relax and enjoy the view! Executive Chef Benjamin Callahan and his team create traditional Mexican cuisine with a modern flare and presentation! Try our classic Molcajetas or Birria Quesatacos our signature dishes. Ignite your taste buds!
Saltgrass Steakhouse is Texas to the bone! With six locations in San Antonio, you're never too far from a Saltgrass. Inspired by the Longhorns who followed the legendary Salt Grass Trail, they recapture the flavor of the open campfire. Steaks, chicken, and seafood are on the menu, all char-grilled to perfection. Bread, soups, and desserts are made from scratch daily.
Everything about Silo Prime is artful. From the canvas-bedecked walls to the dishes plated with an eye for detail, Silo Prime offers groups of all sizes a truly unforgettable dining experience. And they do it all in the heart of downtown San Antonio at the Fairmount Hotel. Led by Chef Gary Boatman, their menu focuses on classic steakhouse offerings, while preserving the uniqueness of flavor fusions that make the Silo brand unique. Available for private events.
Find a true taste of Texas – with loads of southern charm – at Southerleigh Fine Food & Brewery. Helmed by San Antonio chef Jeff Balfour, Southerleigh brings a modern take on Texas’ cross-cultural cuisine to Pearl. Influenced by the coastal classics of Chef Balfour’s upbringing in Galveston, paired with his love of southern cuisine, Southerleigh boasts a curated, seasonally shifting menu that reflects Chef Balfour’s innovative craftsmanship. On tap, Southerleigh offers more than 20 beers. And, it houses a custom-manufactured brewery designed by Portland Kettle Works. Available for private events.
Welcome to Southern Roots Vegan Bakery, a gourmet vegan bakery founded by a husband and wife duo, both born and raised in San Antonio. Acclaimed as one of the country's best, we specialize in recreating southern classics and crafting premium plant-based ice cream, satisfying cravings while promoting sustainability. We proudly ship nationwide, delivering our delightful creations to your doorstep. Our talented bakers merge passion for plant-based ingredients with respect for Southern culinary traditions, creating mouthwatering baked goods and ice cream that rival non-vegan counterparts. Experience the warmth of the South blended with the goodness of plant-based living. From intimate gatherings to large corporate events, our personalized catering services deliver unforgettable experiences. Customize your meetings and conferences with our individually wrapped goodies featuring your logo and enjoy premium free delivery options on custom corporate orders. As a nominee for the best vegan bakery in the country, SRVB ensures top-notch, compassionate cuisine for your guests. Join us on a flavorful journey celebrating Southern heritage while embracing a kinder, more sustainable future. Experience the joy of Southern Roots Vegan Bakery, leaving a lasting impression on taste buds and hearts alike.
The Good Kind Hospitality Group is owned and operated by James Beard Fellow & Food Network’s Chopped competitor, Tim McDiarmid. Ivy Hall is home to her elevated cafe The Good Kind where she specializes in high quality cuisine and cocktails. The menu pays homage to Tim's culinary roots and ideals while adopting elements of our beloved San Antonio community. Our garden is frequented by weekly events, from live music, to markets, pop-ups and more.
Up Scale is nestled on the bustling South Alamo street and is Carpenter Carpenter’s fine dining establishment. Our talented chef de cuisine, Rob Arambula, has worked at notable restaurants in Los Angeles and Spain. His curated menu boasts the finest steak cuts and prime seafood options such as dover sole, lobster, and Branzino. In addition to our varied wine and beer menu, we also offer a line-up of seasonal and signature cocktails all made with the freshest ingredients. An ideal dinner at Up Scale should always include a glass of red wine with our 8oz filet dressed in au poivre, maitake mushrooms, and potato mousseline so smooth it will melt in your mouth.
Authentic Italian cuisine on the River Walk. Zocca Cuisine D’Italia boasts dishes that evoke the warm, relaxed hospitality of Italy. Located on the river level in the Westin River Walk Hotel, Zocca’s ingredients are thoughtfully selected each season. And, freshness, quality, and full flavor are always a guarantee. Zocca strives to make everything possible in-house; a characteristic that has served them well over the years, earning them a consistent top spot on TripAdvisor’s “Best Italian Restaurants in San Antonio.”
Ácenar boasts authentic Mexican cuisine with both indoor and outdoor spaces for groups of all sizes. Nestled along the banks of the San Antonio River Walk at E. Houston St. – just steps away from Hotel Valencia and the Majestic Theatre – guests will love the restaurant’s modern take on Texas regional Mexican dishes. The vibe is hip and, the service is casual and friendly. Bold flavors, spectacular River Walk views, and a popular weekend brunch menu will have guests coming back for more.
An experience like no other. You will discover our welcoming atmosphere of luxury and world-class service as you walk through our doors. Brasão Brazilian Steakhouse is where traditional tastes & modern ambiance blend to deliver the true flavors of Brazil. We are a prime destination with authentic Rodizio style dining for lunch or dinner! Our mouth-watering menu transports our guests to Brazil with every bite. We invite you to dine at your own pace. Indulge as much as your heart desires! Offering 14 Prime Cuts - Ranging from Beef, Chicken, Lamb and Pork. Our Gourmet Salad Bar gathers over 50 international items and an extensive variety of delicious desserts will strongly culminate the feast. Are you thirsty?Great cocktails, good vibes and epic ambience awaits at our bar, where our mixologists prepare every cocktail using only the freshest ingredients.
Seasonal. Sensible. Warm hospitality. That’s Clementine. The neighborhood restaurant’s globally-inspired menu is as fresh as the restaurant’s namesake fruit. Menus and drink offerings rotate regularly to keep dishes flavorful and never boring. Clementine welcomes groups of all sizes for all occasions.
County Line Barbecue is legendary. For more than 40 years, County Line has been serving up award-winning, slow-cooked barbecue. And, that classic flavor hasn’t changed a bit. They're famous for big meaty ribs, extra lean brisket, and spicy German sausage. But there’s more than great food to enjoy at The County Line. Located on the banks of the famous River Walk, the spectacular views and roadhouse decor make this setting great for small and large groups, alike. Food, flavor, and fun – they have it all.
Charcuterie, cocktails and sophisticated fun. At Cured, Chef Steve McHugh makes use of the purest regional ingredients paired with organic methods. Great for groups, the restaurant’s menu is built on a foundation of lovingly handcrafted Cured foods from charcuterie to pickles. Located at historic Pearl, Cured is ideal for your next group gathering or private dining with either semi-private or completely private space. Indoor and outdoor seating options are available year-round.
大师川菜 DASHI Sichuan Kitchen + Bar is a spirited destination for great company and great conversation. Our neighborhood eatery in San Antonio, Texas celebrates the centuries-old traditions of Sichuanese cuisine and culture with modern inspiration, offering unique signature dishes from our grandmaster chefs - or “da shi”. We take pride in preparing all items on our menu fresh to order, bringing you flavors and textures that inspire curiosity and warmth. Our mission is to provide an authentic experience through the fusion of classic Chinese cuisine with contemporary influences; our vision is to become not just San Antonio's premier spot for Sichuan cuisine, but also a place where family, friends and strangers alike can come together over flavorful dishes shared among equally as savory conversations. DASHI Sichuan Kitchen + Bar is more than just a restaurant - it's an experience. Since opening in 2021, we've become known for our unique family-style dining, showcasing centuries-old recipes and flavors of the iconic Sichuanese cuisine. Our mission is to bring together modern inspiration with thoughtful spirits while keeping true to the original authenticity and wonderful traditions of this incredible culture. With fresh ingredients made daily and served with warmth, and passion by our "da shi" grand master chefs - you'll be sure to enjoy a captivating journey into universe of authentic Sichuanese flavors that will make your taste buds come alive! We are thrilled for you to join us on this remarkable journey while creating moments of connection over great company and fabulous food! As we bring together masters from not only the culinary arts but all other art forms as well, our vision is to create a restaurant where family, friends and strangers alike can come together to enjoy unique tastes from around the world in an inviting atmosphere filled with warmth and friendship. Notable Dishes: Crispy Tangy Whole Fish, Spicy Cumin Lamb Lollipops [Lambchops], Little Ma La Fire Pot, Famous Green Beans, Tribute to Grandma
The Rowdy of the River. Yes, that’s Dick’s Last Resort. Great for large groups, Dick’s serves up Southern-style cuisine with a side of sass. Favorites such as barbecued ribs, chicken, burgers, steak, shrimp, and even salads for the wimpy eater. The wait staff is irreverent by design, and the decor is local garage-sale chic. They offer guests 74 varieties of beer, fun cocktails, no cover, no dress code, and definitely no class. They also boast patio seating year-round.
Located downtown, Double Standard has quickly become a hotspot since its opening in 2022. The moment you step through its doors, you are enveloped by a warm and casual atmosphere. Known for its impressive selection of cocktails, beer, and an expansive array of whiskey and liquors, Double Standard has something to satisfy every palate. While the drinks are undoubtedly the main draw, Double Standard also offers a food menu with American fare. From juicy burgers and seasoned fries to mouthwatering steaks and fresh East Coast oysters, the menu crafted by Chef John Philpot pairs perfectly with the drinks. The icing on the cake is undoubtedly its happy hour, which offers $1 oysters, $2 select draft beers, and $3 well drinks from open to 6:00 pm daily.
Located downtown across the Frost Tower & half a block over from Pinkertons Barbecue, El Honky Tonk is just that, a Honky Tonk! Cold beer, warm whiskey and the best southern hospitality you’d expect in this little slice of country heaven. With live bands and acoustic acts every weekend, you’re sure to be two-stepping the night away to all your favorites! From old-school Hank Williams, George Strait & Alan Jackson, to new-school Luke Combs and Cody Johnson, El Honky Tonk will leave you with that feel-good Texas feeling that will have you coming back for more!
The Esquire Tavern opened in 1933 to celebrate the end of prohibition and has been a beloved San Antonio watering hole ever since. The Esquire is dark, cool, redolent with history, and serves cold, cold beer, swanky cocktails, and excellent food.
Fat Tuesday traces back to Bourbon Street, New Orleans—an all-time party street in one of the world-famous towns synonymous with good times. From here, we figured out a way to prepare and sell a range of premium frozen cocktails in a quicker and better fashion that shook up the business and always delivered the goods. What started with a lit New Orleans spot in 1984 has now grown to close to 40 locations in party towns across the U.S and abroad. We might have gotten bigger, but our recipe has remained the same: serving up the best drinks and starting the best party in town. Whatever your plans and whoever you are, Fat Tuesday is here to serve up the good vibes. Grab that go-cup and let’s par-tay.
Fresh, colorful and fun. And, we’re not just talking about the food. The Fruteria’s atmosphere tips its hat to Mexican artisans with a contemporary, yet casual, space anchored by the use of vibrant colors and textures. By day, the menu offers fresh fruit cups, licuados (smoothies), tortas (Mexican-style hamburgers), and tostadas. By night, The Frutería transforms into a Botanero offering Mexican tapas, or small plates, including guacamoles, stuffed peppers, bite-size tostadas, and chilapitas. And don’t miss out on our fresh, flavorful drinks; our menu includes a well-thought-out list of tequilas and fruit infused cocktails to please every palate.
Full Belly is the premier breakfast and lunch (BRUNCH!) destination in San Antonio. Along with a multitude of breads, pastries, buns, and desserts produced in-house, we offer a curated coffee program, exceptional appetizers, sandwiches, salads, entrees, and some of the best cocktails around, all served in a welcoming and exciting environment. Some instant classics include our signature Belly Puffs (think buttery, sugary croissant muffin filled with chocolate buttercream or vanilla chantilly), Pecan Pie French Toast, made with our fluffy Milk Bread, the Patty Melt Sandwich, served on our golden, crispy toasted sourdough bread, or the rich and savory 12-Hour Brisket on White Cheddar Grits. Wash it down with a ‘Dude Abides’ cocktail made with whiskey, espresso, & crème de cacao or an all-day $5 Mimosa, and you have an epic day!
A staple in Southtown since 2014. With a unique blend of Asian flavors infused with Texan, New Orleans, and French influences, Hot Joy offers a one-of-a-kind experience. The menu, curated by Chef John Philpot, showcases a combination of culinary techniques and ingredients that create fun and unexpected combinations. Enjoy the innovative dishes while taking in the vibrant and energetic atmosphere of Hot Joy's interior. The ambiance perfectly complements its offerings, with colorful decor, lively music, and a sense of fun. To complete the experience, Hot Joy also boasts an impressive selection of boozy tiki cocktails, adding a refreshing and tropical touch to the overall adventure.
Hugman’s Oasis is a veritable gateway to the South Pacific where guests are immersed in a vibrant world of Tiki that’s never been experienced before in San Antonio. Opened from 4 pm to 12 am nightly.
A truly authentic culinary experience in San Antonio, where the traditional American steakhouse is jazzed up with a unique flair and flavor. J-Prime steakhouse has full-service brunch and dinner options you'd expect from a top tier steakhouse along with a complete craft bar that includes everything you need for a great night out. The restaurant offers 5 different party rooms and shuttle service as well as in-house event planners.
Nestled in the historic Sullivan Carriage House, Jardín is Chef Jason Dady's latest concept offering inspirations from the Mediterranean Basin. Enjoy al fresco dining in Gertie's Garden, an afternoon reprieve at the white marble bar; or dining in the farmhouse ambiance. We invite you to dine with us for brunch, lunch or dinner six days a week and encourage you to escape to the San Antonio Botanical Garden which serves as a living museum of native and imported plant life for visitors to appreciate, learn from and enjoy.
A landmark restaurant called Landrace from James Beard Award finalist Steve McHugh – known as San Antonio’s most celebrated chef. Landrace honors the pastoral beauty of foods that can be traced back to the land where they are naturally shepherded over time, with seasonal menus that celebrate regional Texas ingredients and heritage growers close to home.
Apothecary Kitchen featuring locally-sourced, globally-inspired food with a spice library, inventive cocktails and natural wines. We’re open Wednesday through Sunday for lunch and dinner, with brunch on the weekends! Pharm Table offers indoor dining, a beautiful bar and two patios including our large open air patio with a view of the Tower of the Americas. Our Healthy Happy Hour is available Wednesday – Friday from 3 pm – 6 pm and offers 20% off the entire menu.* Our patios are wonderful anytime, enjoy a gorgeous afternoon or come dine under the stars. *not combined with other offers
Welcome to Chef Jason Dady’s Range: Steak, Seafood & Field – a Tuscan Steakhouse offering a new menu that blends family favorites with Italian inspirations. Fresh hand-made pastas and thin, crispy pizzas transport you to Tuscany while our expanded beef program with dry-aged and Certified Black Angus Beef cuts offers a taste of Texas. Floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the San Antonio Riverwalk showcase the beauty of Downtown San Antonio, making Range a go-to destination for out-of-town guests, business luncheons, group dining and celebrations. Hours Monday-Saturday 11-10pm Bar Open Until 11pm Friday & Saturday Sunday 11-9pm Happy Hour Weekdays from 3-6pm
Led by restaurant pioneers Stefan Bowers and Andrew Goodman, Rebelle recently revamped its entire menu pairing high-end seafood with unique cocktails to create the finest seafood spot in San Antonio. Located in the historic St. Anthony Hotel, Rebelle is great for groups of all sizes and has become an instant ‘modern classic,’ boasting an enchanting sensory experience with offerings of coastal seafood and farm-fresh produce from local and regional sources. Looking for dinner and drinks before a show? Dine with Rebelle and valet for free at the St. Anthony Hotel entrance.
Serving the San Antonio community since 2014, Sichuan House offers a unique perspective on traditional Chinese food in America that is surrounded by great conversations and great individuals. When you walk through the doors of Sichuan House, you’re walking into our family’s dining room. The smells, the sounds, will make you feel like you’ve stepped out of Texas and into China; even if it’s only for one moment. Our values and story come from the rich culture of the Sichuan region that we want to share with our guests. CURIOUSITY 好奇 Hào • qí Curious food for curious people. We want to share this unique food that translates to a meaningful experience that intrigues yet inspires our team and guests. AUTHENTICITY 真实 Zhēn • shí From start to finish of your journey with us, we use authentic ingredients, authentic stories, and authentic experiences. WARMTH 温情 Wēn • qíng We want you to feel at home when you dine with us. Our team is eager to help you navigate through all the different flavors that we have to offer and create an unforgettable experience. There’s something for everyone at Sichuan House, and we look forward to you joining the conversation. Notable Dishes: Famous Green Beans, The Don Pork Belly, Combination Hot Pot Sauté, Garlicky Cold Noodles
The Nation’s First And Only Luxury Delivery Charcuterie Board Concept Founded In San Antonio. The Board Couple Makes Charcuterie Easy To Enjoy Any Day Of The Week Through Delivery, Luxury Set Ups Or Dine In At Our Bohemian Wine Cafe. Whether It’s A Party Of One, Or Hundreds, There’s A Board Size For Your Every Need. We Have Been Featured In The Wall Street Journal And USAToday’s 10Best For Our Modern Charcuterie Approach. The Board Couple Is Focused On Charcuterie Boards, Fromage Boards, Artisan Charcuterie Sandwiches, Light Bite Artisan Appetizers, Wine And Craft Beer. Our Wine Library Has Over A Thousand Labels To Be Enjoyed In-House Or Delivered. Our Brick And Mortar Location is Just Minutes From The Heart Of Downtown Near Woodlawn Lake, Minutes From The Pearl And 10 Minutes From The San Antonio International Airport. Break The Cycle Of Boring Restaurants And Come Enjoy An Elevated Night Of Charcuterie. Book Your Next Celebration Or Event With Us Today!
Veteran Owned/Military Owned Venue
Breathtaking views. And even better food. All at Tre Trattoria at the Museum: open for breakfast, lunch and dinner in the Historic Beretta Hops House at the San Antonio Museum of Art. Tre Trattoria is famous for its house-made pastas, cast-iron flatbread pizzas, and a variety of antipasti. The patio dining area boasts a beautiful breeze and riverfront views, while the interior has been renovated to highlight the building’s original accents with wine vines and stag leaf ferns, rustic brick walls and an open kitchen concept. Browse our breakfast, lunch and dinner menus and come see us soon!
A classic Texas Pit BBQ joint with a family-friendly flare, Two Bros. BBQ Market is a San Antonio staple with their giant kids’ play yard, award-winning Cherry Glazed Baby Back Ribs,Brisket slow-smoked over oak, Sausage, Turkey Breast, Chicken Thighs, Chopped Beef or Pulled Pork, Famous Banana Pudding, house-made sides and more. Be sure to come early because when it’s gone, it’s gone. So line up for your Two Bros. favorites today – come join us.
Innovative food and 130 draft beer taps make Yard House the ideal spot for group dining, networking, and fun! Centrally located steps away from your favorite downtown San Antonio destinations at the Shops at Rivercenter, they offer over 100 globally-inspired dishes made from scratch daily. Join them for your next happy hour, lunch, dinner date, or private event and enjoy great food, classic rock, and an energetic atmosphere perfect for any occasion.
Innovative food and 130 draft beer taps make Yard House the ideal spot for dining, drinking and fun! Conveniently located off Loop 1604 at the Falls in The Shops at La Cantera, we offer over 100 globally-inspired dishes made from scratch daily. Join us for your next happy hour, lunch, dinner date or private event and enjoy great food, classic rock and an energetic atmosphere perfect for any occasion. Visit our website for hours of operation, menu details and more. Cheers!
Hoping to share their Mexican heritage with citizens in the U.S., José and David Cáceres opened La Panadería in San Antonio, Texas, in 2014.
Rock & Brews is proud to offer a rock and roll experience you will never forget! Rockers of all ages can enjoy scratch-prepared, classic American comfort food set to the soundtrack of your favorite classic rock songs. Our chef inspired menu options are always made using quality, locally sourced ingredients. We proudly feature a variety of some of the best local and international craft brews and handcrafted cocktails. You can enjoy our concert-inspired atmosphere, complete with iconic rock music videos, inside or outside on our patio. Get ready to rock out with us, San Antonio!
Indulge in the ultimate doughnut experience with Voodoo Doughnut, the iconic doughnut shop that has captivated foodie-culture enthusiasts worldwide. Voodoo Doughnut is renowned for its unforgettable, picture-worthy creations such as the Bacon Maple Bar, Memphis Mafia, and the Portland Cream. With Voodoo Doughnut, you can bring home a piece of the magic and experience the ultimate doughnut heaven. If you're looking for something unique, Voodoo can create custom doughnut orders, perfect for any event and special occasion or just to satisfy your sweet tooth. But Voodoo Doughnut isn't just about the doughnuts. They also perform wedding ceremonies, lending that all-around magic to your special day. From the quirky and unconventional to the classic and timeless, Voodoo has something for everyone. Visit Voodoo Doughnut today and experience the ultimate in doughnut indulgence that you simply can't get anywhere else.
Black-Owned Restaurant Venue
Battalion – located inside the historic Firehouse #7 on the corner of South Alamo – serves up an extensive menu of fresh kinds of pasta, char-grilled meats, stunning vegetable dishes, and Italian classics. Fantastic for a group gathering, the restaurant’s bar boasts a comprehensive wine list and a fresh, original cocktail program. Andrew Goodman and Chef Stefan Bowers pair history with contemporary design and first-class food, beverages, and service for a uniquely unforgettable dining experience.
Camp is a casual American dining experience that serves quality rotisserie-driven, wood-fired comfort food with efficiency and flair. Situated in an industrial warehouse space in South Town / King William, San Antonio, Camp features a custom world class rotisserie, a spacious patio, communal fire pit and a vintage Airstream bar evoking a nostalgic camp-like ambiance. Camp offers a fast-fine model of service which ensures swift ordering and attentive, hill country hospitality.
Prime ingredients and gracious service take lead at Chama Gaucha Brazilian Steakhouse. Their meats are always 100% USDA Prime, aged a minimum of 45 days, and seasoned to enhance the natural flavors and unique complexity of each cut of beef, lamb, pork or chicken. Paired with an authentic cocktail, our dining experience truly delivers. The staff takes great pride in showcasing the essence of Brazilian hospitality with warm friendly service that will leave you feeling like part of the family. Great for meeting and event groups of all sizes, with onsite private dining options.
Artisan-style pizza, award-winning wings, calzones, sandwiches, full bar, and Sunday brunch. Grab your group and visit Deco Pizzeria for casual, house-made fare that visitors of all ages will enjoy. Order Take Away or dine in and enjoy a spacious dining area, welcoming service, and regularly rotating events including live music offerings, karaoke, wine tastings, trivia nights, and more. Two centrally located restaurants and a 3rd coming Spring 2020. Banquet rooms are available for private gatherings upon request.
WELCOME TO JAZZ, TX Whether you’re looking for a classy night out or a relaxing barstool to enjoy a drink, you’ll have a comfortable place at Jazz, TX. For the last two years, it has been our pleasure to entertain our guests in the cellar of the Bottling House of the historic Pearl district here in San Antonio. We offer southern-style cuisine and bar food, speakeasy cocktails, and live swing jazz tunes late into the night. The Pearl district is packed with destination bars and restaurants, connected by beautiful footpaths and parks. Live music, dancing and a cozy atmosphere set the stage for an evening at San Antonio’s newest music venue – Jazz, TX. Created by local bandleader Doc Watkins, Jazz, TX combines the class of an upscale Jazz club with the grit of a Texas dance hall. Jazz, TX celebrates the broad spectrum of South Texas music, including Jazz, Blues, Texas Swing, and Salsa, featuring performances from many of the region’s greatest musicians, including regular performances from Doc Watkins himself. We would be delighted to host your next event at Jazz, TX! Our team strives to provide the best entertainment experience and cater to your needs to create an amazing evening your guests will not forget. From banquet to buffet-style, Jazz, TX offers multiple food service options for any occasion, all inspired from a deep sense of professional Texas cuisine. Jazz, TX is proud to have a fully stocked bar with a special emphasis on pre-prohibition style cocktails and spirits. With a curated wine list and local beer selections, your event will be graciously imbibed. For guests who desire a private event that caters to their specific needs and schedule, we offer complete buyouts for every day of the week including happy hour.
A San Antonio favorite since 1932, La Fonda on Main offers dishes ranging from classic Tex-Mex to traditional, interior Mexican fare, masterfully prepared and served in a vibrant, friendly setting. The picturesque patio is consistently voted one of the best in the area. Located in the historic Monte Vista neighborhood, La Fonda on Main is only a short drive from the Downtown hotels and the airport. Reservations recommended.
Grant Pinkerton was born and raised in Houston, to a family with small-town Texas roots in the Hill Country and Gulf Coast. He is an avid outdoorsman and conservationist. He attended and graduated from Lamar High School where he was an active member of Future Farmers of America. He went on to The University of Texas at Austin, getting his degree in Rhetoric and Writing. From a young age, he was fascinated with meat, fire, and old Texas traditions. Upon returning to Houston after college, he decided to turn his fascination into a career. What started out as a barbecue pit and a dream has grown into one of Texas’ best BBQ joints. He prides himself on the quality of his meat and his sides, all made daily from scratch. His restaurant serves variations of his family’s recipes as well as some of his own originals. Pinkerton, with no formal training, relentlessly pursued his dream and has been recognized on Texas Monthly’s Top 50 BBQ Joints list, selected for the prestigious Forbes 30 Under 30, and won Memphis in May Beef Grand Champion in 2019. Pinkerton’s Barbecue has been featured on the Travel Channel, Food Network, and Cooking Channel. In 2021, Pinkerton expanded, opening his second location in downtown San Antonio.