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The Friendly Spot Ice House

943 S Alamo St, San Antonio, TX 78205-3438
+1 210-224-2337
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good39%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“nachos” (11 reviews)
“hamburger” (2 reviews)
“craft beer” (18 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, American
943 S Alamo St, San Antonio, TX 78205-3438
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This place defines the Southtown area in San Antonio. One of the best Sunday Funday spots in the city.

Thank Bob E
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Location is central and a great place to meet friends, the beer choices are extensive and they often have entertainment. Kids are welcome and there are plenty of restaurants nearby if you get too hot or hungry.

Thank Jenbriecory
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stumbled across this place having left B&D across the street. Stopped for a drink and ended up staying all night! Fantastic range of beers on offer and a great atmosphere. They showed the basketball game on a blow up projector screen which drew a good...More

Thank hooper88
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unique outdoor setting, good beer, cold drinks and very fine tacos. So glad we happened upon this most enjoyable location...Enjoy!

Thank Islands100
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Friendly Spot is a bar like no other. Located outside, amongst children playing, pets, and a great beer selection, it is a fun spots for friends and family alike. My husband and I stopped by after needing a break from the bus tour (one...More

Thank erica_gen1
Jody N, Owner at The Friendly Spot Ice House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Glad we're Friends! Thanks for stopping in.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

You guys are crazy! I love the Friendly Spot burgers. Something about the buns really hits the spot. They taste like mom made them, but... better. And the fries are on point, just need some ketchup =) Friendly Spot is killing it, don't buy into...More

Thank oimbinjamin
Jody N, Owner at The Friendly Spot Ice House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Friendly Eats made fresh and served noon to Midnight 7days a week. Thanks for swinging by. Glad we’re Friends!

Reviewed April 13, 2018

Stopped in on a visit to San Antonio to have a few drinks! Very casual and laid back! Love the family and pet friendly atmosphere! Large selection of craft beer and bottle beer. Decent looking menu but we did not eat there. Would definitely go...More

Thank XclusiveTripz
Jody N, Owner at The Friendly Spot Ice House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Very friendly! Thanks for stopping by. Let’s be Friends.

Reviewed March 19, 2018 via mobile

This is a great spot to sit after an afternoon of river walking and have a nice cold drink! There is even a playground for the kids to play and get some energy out. It is enclosed and easy to keep An eye on the...More

Thank kchastine
Jody N, Owner at The Friendly Spot Ice House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Glad we’re Friends. Thanks for stopping in!

Reviewed March 12, 2018

We wanted to watch the USC vs. Longhorns football game somewhere fun. This place was it. We had such a great time enjoying the (a little hot) weather. The drinks were cold, the nachos were good, the company was better. What a great place to...More

Thank Kathryn R
Jody N, Owner at The Friendly Spot Ice House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Friendly high five! Thanks for visiting. See you soon Friend.

Reviewed March 8, 2018 via mobile

This is a nice place to go with a group of friends and sit outside to have beers. They are very dog friendly too. They do not have a full bar and the food was not very good. My friends were pleased with the burgers...More

Thank Kmata99
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, American
Lunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
3:00 PM - 12:00 AM
3:00 PM - 12:00 AM
3:00 PM - 12:00 AM
3:00 PM - 12:00 AM
3:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 943 S Alamo St, San Antonio, TX 78205-3438
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio
  • Phone Number: +1 210-224-2337
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