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Waxy O'Connor's

234 Riverwalk, San Antonio, TX 78205-2224
+1 210-229-9299
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good43%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“fish and chips” (63 reviews)
“shepherds pie” (39 reviews)
“lamb stew” (24 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM Hours
CUISINES
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
234 Riverwalk, San Antonio, TX 78205-2224
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1 - 10 of 521 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

My friends and I were cold and decided we wanted Irish Stew. They ordered Irish Stew and I had the lamb version. We all totally enjoyed the stew and the brown bread that came with it. We were warmed up, for sure! The wait staff...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Betty B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very busy Saturday. Food delicious & reasonably priced. Live music. Staff very attentive & pleasant.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Camper579974
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a nice pub right on the river walk. The food was fresh and tasty. We liked the shepherds pie and the chicken pot pie. Waiting on desert now—sure it will be as good. Looks awesome!!! Our waitress was spot on throughout our meal.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank adprochris222
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love to search out pubs when traveling and Waxy's didn't disappoint. The feel and surroundings were cozy and authentic. We were there during a slow afternoon for a late lunch, but it was just what we needed. Dark, cool and refreshing. We were told...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank threemckees
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Should have know better. Very mediocre overpriced food. Ordered chicken pot pie, and it was more like soup with a hard biscuit thrown on top.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Ken123456
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

Open seating, friendly staff, cold beer and your standard pub fare. Go for the music and drinks not the food. Potato skins seemed microwaved and the ruben was so tough to chew - inedible. The fries we ok.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jason M
Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

This is a cute pub on the Riverwalk. They had live music inside, but it was nice outside. The drinks were okay. Surprisingly, we had great apple pie a la mode for desert.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Linda R
Reviewed October 1, 2018

Since we knew dinner was going to Mexican food, we wanted something different for a light, late, lunch. Waxy O'Connor's is right across the river from our hotel, so we enjoyed some drinks and shared a generous order of potato skins. Our first (but not...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Old_Island_Guy
Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

Great pub right on the river walk, good value eats, cold beer and live music. The staff are super friendly especially Janelle, our waitress. Nothing was too much trouble for them. Definitely worth a visit.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank I2555OEdavidh
Reviewed September 1, 2018

Really enjoyed Jesse on a Tuesday night in August. He had a great repertoire of songs and really nailed some U2 from the 1980's. Service was average and so were the drinks, but Jesse was worth the trip. Find out when he's performing and check...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank kamaainaboy
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Colton C
April 22, 2017|
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Response from Nightingale06 | Reviewed this property |
It was average for the area.
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manleyjames889
March 31, 2017|
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Response from albebuc | Reviewed this property |
Generally you have to be the state law minimum age to serve alcohol. For other positions, not handling alcohol, you can be younger. Check with the business.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Scenic view, Bar scene, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Monday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 234 Riverwalk, San Antonio, TX 78205-2224
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio
  • Phone Number: +1 210-229-9299
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