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Menger Bar

San Antonio, TX
+1 210-223-4361
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Needs Cleaning

We love the history at the Menger! The bar is great for visiting. We were disappointed on the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Brookeland, Texas
via mobile
Historical Bar!

We went in to the Bar not knowing anything about it! Wow! The Bar staff quickly informed us of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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San Antonio, TX
+1 210-223-4361
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love the history at the Menger! The bar is great for visiting. We were disappointed on the cleanliness. Mirrors and bar area needs some attention. Come on be proud of your history. Show it off!

Thank spk011
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went in to the Bar not knowing anything about it! Wow! The Bar staff quickly informed us of Teddy Roosevelt recruiting the Rough Riders to capture San Juan Hill in battle! Beautiful wood bar, steps and walls. It's is a small, dark cozy Bar...More

Thank MoghaniALABAMA
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Located in the Menger Hotel right across from the Alamo, the Menger Bar is downright beautiful. A lot of wood, the atmosphere is cozy, yet large enough for groups...almost an Irish-pub-type of feel. The staff was great, and the drinks reasonably priced, especially for a...More

Thank Matt S
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We spent a terrific happy hour at the Menger bar enjoying a diamond margarita and a Menger Bloody Mary. Totally recommended. It takes a few minutes for your eyes to adjust from outside sunshine to the Dark wood and low ceiling but that's all part...More

Thank Luv2BAwayFromHome
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

If you visit the Menger Hotel, do yourself a favor and visit the bar. Yes, it's a little dark in there but the history is awesome! The bar is simply a master piece. The bar tenders were very friendly and attentive.

Thank texaswinesnob
Reviewed 14 April 2017

If you are in San Antonio with friend have a margarita here. The history is amazing and you fell like Teddy Roosevelt is sitting right there with you. food was good too

Thank Naples77
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We stayed at the hotel and at check in we received a coupon for 2 free drinks, very nice gesture. We used them and had another. I'm not sure of the lady working behind the bar but she was excellent. She had my wife try...More

Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 7 April 2017

My husband and I stopped in to have a beer at this bar after I had read about it on Tripadvisor. The bar tender was friendly and gave us some tips on where to get some great Mexican food. (she suggested Rosario's and she was...More

Thank Sherrie1970
Reviewed 23 March 2017

The Menger Bar is connected to the Menger hotel. It was built in 1887. There is so much history posted around the bar in the form of not only photos but also in the decor. The walls and ceiling are beautiful cherry wood. It was...More

Thank Amy B
Reviewed 19 March 2017

The Menger Bar is a bit of history to visit. The bar is small, but beautifully created of stained wood and mirrors. The reason for our disappointment is because of the disrespect for its history and lack of decorum from visitors. Music was awful and...More

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