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Waxy O'Connors on the Riverwalk

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
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Great place for a drink

We stopped in at Waxy O'Connors for a drink following a walk on the Riverwalk. It was quite busy... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Moondoggie1957
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Woodbridge, Canada
Neat Irish bar

The food was fine. The servers were extremely busy so by necessity they couldn't take much time... read more

Reviewed November 23, 2018
Wayne2227
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Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
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234 Riverwalk, San Antonio, TX 78205-2224
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(210) 229-WAXY (9299)
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

- Watched most members of the staff have SEVERAL shots and drinks at the bar (including the manager) - Waited a long time to order - Waited a long time for our first drinks to be served - Waited for a really long time for...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Andrea01010
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in at Waxy O'Connors for a drink following a walk on the Riverwalk. It was quite busy when we arrive but we managed to get a table. Our server soon followed and got our drinks in no time flat. The bar is a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Moondoggie1957
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We just had a quick lunch (bangers and mash), a drink (Guinness) topped with an Irish coffee. First the bangers were not cooked (still frozen inside) and the mash had ‘hair’. Then the Guinness was served in really dirty glasses which had stains of lipstick....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 23, 2018 via mobile

The food was fine. The servers were extremely busy so by necessity they couldn't take much time at our table. The beer selection was good and of course I had to have a Guinness.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Wayne2227
Reviewed November 20, 2018

The Riverwalk is a very cool place, but sometimes it's good to stop into a place and not feel like your just another Tourist. Waxy's is an authentic Irish Pub with Irish Bartenders, Servers and if you're lucky...a singing Irishman there to entertain you. The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 700scottf
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

Unfortunately this was a BIG disappointment. Food was terrible. Server messed up our order, slow but nice. I would not recommend and will not be back. Wish I had something better to say.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ShanelnNature
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

We stopped in for dinner and beer. Knew it would be bar food we still thought they could do bar food good. Order the potatoes skins and with the exception of on they were missing the bacon and green onions. They were like frozen potatoes...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank oliviam756
Reviewed October 11, 2018

We stopped in looking for appetizers that weren't some sort of Mexican food. We went with cocktails and fried potatoes. It was in the late evening on a Friday night, so I expected a wait, but was pleasantly surprised to be served very quickly. The...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank PamRoad
Reviewed July 22, 2018

This place had good food at a decent price. There was a decent wait for the food but that was expected since they were pretty busy. The food came out fresh and tasty. I would visit here again!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank CS1181
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Was overcharged, treated with disdain by a nasty tempered server, and hung up on after refusing to correct the bill. NEVER AGAIN!!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Kristen R
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