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Waxy O'Connor's

234 Riverwalk, San Antonio, TX 78205-2224
+1 210-229-9299
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good43%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“fish and chips” (55 reviews)
“shepherd's pie” (33 reviews)
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
234 Riverwalk, San Antonio, TX 78205-2224
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Reviewed yesterday

With no shortage of Mexican or Tex-Mex offerings along the Riverwalk, it was nice to have something different. I had an excellent shepherd's pie. My colleague reported that her burger was delicious.

Thank Barry S
Reviewed 3 days ago

Themed Irish pub not authentic usual drinks no music staff ok but atmosphere unremarkable run of the mill pub

Thank Geraldine K
Reviewed 3 days ago

We always love a good Irish pub. We both ordered fish and chips, which was very good. The fries were done perfectly. The waitress was very attentive and friendly. Live music started at 9PM.

Thank r0siej63
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in for lunch and drinks here. It has a great atmosphere outdoors seating on the River walk. Food was good and reasonably priced. Would eat here again.

Thank Sandra W
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Visited Waxy's just after arriving to San Antonio for a conference. The staff were friendly, attentive and knowledgable of the menu and drinks. If spirits are your thing, you definitely want to check it out. The bar seems about a mile long and it is...More

Thank Timothy N
Reviewed 6 September 2017

My boyfriend and I live in Waco and know where to find GREAT Mexican food. We didn't want that for our trip. So, we decided upon something different. BEHOLD! Waxy's provided us with the best Irish food I've ever had. The drinks were great, and...More

Thank Kristina B
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a place to grab a beverage near the River Walk. As we walked up to Waxy's, we were greeted by a friendly host who told us to sit wherever we liked. We found a spot right next to the walkway. Hubby...More

Thank Joyflnoise
Reviewed 8 August 2017

It was a fun surprise to find an Irish pub in the midst of the tex mex world of the Riverwalk. Great draft beer and good pub food.

Thank traveltradealum
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

This is a fantastic place to eat! Wonderful food, that reflects actual Irish dishes! I would definitely suggest the pot pie!

Thank Jai100Owen
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere. Good music, good beer, good food, great service. Very pleased and will be back!! Clean facilities

Thank milomlo1414
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Colton C
22 April 2017|
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Response from Nightingale06 | Reviewed this property |
It was average for the area.
31 March 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
  • Value
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
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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