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Waxy O'Connor's

234 Riverwalk, San Antonio, TX 78205-2224
+1 210-229-9299
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (56 reviews)
“shepherd's pie” (35 reviews)
“lamb stew” (23 reviews)
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
234 Riverwalk, San Antonio, TX 78205-2224
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Hands down my favorite Irish pub in San Antonio.. great atmosphere to include a bar built in Ireland and shipped to the U.S. Friendly staff, GREAT Irish food, good selection of beer and whiskey.

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great atmosphere. Friendly. Good drinks. Love the dark wood. Try The Shamrock Stinger. Lots of dogs ink choices.

Thank Lori P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On the way back to the hotel on the Riverwalk at night stopped here for a little dessert. The place was jumping inside and out. Had their Apple walnut bread pudding And it was fantastic. Service was quick and the servers were friendly. Tables with...More

Thank Jerry S
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went to San Antonio to celebrate our 1 year anniversary and we had predetermined that Waxy’s was the place we'd go for dinner and drinks the night of our special day. Great choice on our part!! They had the heaters going...More

Thank Andi S
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Dinner here while visiting with family for the weekend. Walking around stopped here on w him. Sat on patio to people watch. Myself had lamb stew, one daughter shepherds pie, wife corned beef and cabbage and oldest a curry. All food was delicious. Could have...More

Thank gborotraveler
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

I’ve been coming here for years. Every time I’m in San Antonio I ensure that I make it here. Compared to all the other bars and restaurants on the riverwalk you could walk right past this and not even know it. The staff has always...More

Thank Kyle C
Reviewed 1 December 2017

We just finished a cruise on The Riverwalk and were looking for a place to have an relaxing lunch. Waxy O'Connor's fit the bill. We enjoyed lunch at an outside table on The Riverwalk. There is a selection of several reasonably priced entrees for lunch...More

Thank adventurer1234
Reviewed 18 November 2017

What a surprise to find a pretty authentic Irish bar/restaurant along the River Walk. The food was good, especially the brown bread. Try the curry or the shepherds pie--yum. The Margaritas left a lot to be desired, but the food portions were generous and the...More

1  Thank MillboroGirl
Reviewed 15 November 2017

I enjoyed this Irish pub on the river walk in San Antonio... They offer music and it was just fun.. My fries weren't warm enough and they corrected the problem immediately.. I would return.. Liquor price weren't as bad as some restaurants on the River...More

1  Thank Zelda911
Reviewed 13 November 2017

We sat at the front bar for drinks & food and Christy the bartender served us in a friendly, polite and professional manner. We both had the Shepherds Pie and it was huge and excellent. We ended up moving to the tables outside for after...More

1  Thank Ron T
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Colton C
23 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
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
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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