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SWIG Martini Bar

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111 W Crockett St, San Antonio, TX 78205-2547
+1 210-476-0005
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Sun - Thu 4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Fri - Sat 2:00 pm - 2:00 am
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 19, 2016

Excellent extensive classic cocktail list and reasonable prices. Some live music and limited outdoor seating is available.

Thank Jason F
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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142 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 28, 2016 via mobile

If you like a scotch and cigar in a nice outdoor setting, this place is for you. Relaxing atmosphere. Feel at home. Small selection of cigars. Nice selection of scotches. Martini's if you like those. A nice hang out.

Thank CuriousTraveler5050
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158 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

We stopped here looking for fun. My sister and I were walking along the river walk and climbed the carafes to this gem. The bartender George was amazing.... I recommend the fire and ice . Go go go you'll love it!

Thank myspecialks
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56 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2016

We had this Martini Bar recommended to us by our concierge. It was very nice and just ask your server if you want your Martini done a special way - they are more than happy to do that. It was pretty quiet when we went in as it was a rainy Sunday evening but it is a nice little martini... More 

Thank ajsSc
San Antonio, Texas
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016

I like Swig. It is centrally located so it is a good place to meet and enjoy a beverage before tackling downtown San Antonio. Sometimes it gets crowded and takes a while to get your order, but that's what happens when you have a cozy little place like this. If you get there early and get a table, just stay... More 

Thank rugger4to8us
Birmingham, Alabama
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150 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 20, 2016

Went there with friends for drinks and cigars. Great outside area where people walking by interacted with us for hours! Great service from excellent staff who took our orders to the letter. You ask for it, they'll mix it. Waitress brought us cold water because of the heat and overall made the entire visit worth her personality!

Thank Wayne H
Long Beach, California
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38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 19, 2016

We went there and there was a small bachelorette party happening but other than that the place was empty. It was dark and the seating booth benches were stained.They advertise a bunch of beers and martinis, but they said they didn't have menus.We ordered drinks, but after 20mins we never saw anyone again and the drinks never came, so we... More 

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148 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

Great service with high-end mixology. Just let them know what you're interested in and they will customize something for your liking. Manager was outstanding and personable.

Thank TripadCaptain1
San Antonio, Texas
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69 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 26, 2016

Great menu; rather crowded and a small space; great drinks though; a little pricey but if you want an interesting different mixed drink, this is the place.

Thank vinvert1974
New Hope
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72 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 1, 2016

Outdoor setting the way to go as indoors its not so good. The cocktails are very well made and presented. Happy hour between 4-7 weekdays only. We tried 7 different cocktails 3 beers and a selection of 6 scotches over 3 visits. The list is extensive but happy hour specials are more restricted (still occupies a whole page though). No... More 

Thank Janis M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar scene, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
2:00 pm - 2:00 am
2:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 W Crockett St, San Antonio, TX 78205-2547
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio
  • Phone Number: +1 210-476-0005

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?