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Republic of Texas Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Downtown
Mexican, American, Southwestern
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526 River Walk St, San Antonio, TX 78205-2632
+1 210-226-6256
Today
10:00 - 02:00
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 - 02:00
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Blanco, Texas
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78 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very nice variety of food to choose from. There were several menu items that we each could easily have chosen and been happy with. My husband got a chicken dish that was quite gristly. He told the waitress and they allowed him to pick a different meal without charging for both. The restaurant was very busy as it was two... More 

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Thank likenmo
Surprise, Arizona
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143 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Good location, it was chilly, but were given a poncho/blanket which helped quite a bit. Food was pretty good. Price was slightly higher than normal, but you're right on the River Walk.

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Thank Duane B
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33 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Our table was just inside but with a great view of the Riverwalk, it was a bit chilly outside this evening. Our waitstaff was friendly and helpful. Our enchiladas were very good, also great salsa. Good music with live musicians added to the atmosphere. Had a great time with our son here.

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Thank lisahD9934RR
Jefferson City, Mo
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26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Another great place to eat and have drinks while touring the River Walk. The wait staff were all very friendly and made you feel real welcome. Food was good and prices reasonable.

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Thank Janice S
Vacaville, California
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89 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed the food, good service, watched all the people on both sides of riverwalk and the boats going by.

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Thank kkpiercy
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food itself was ok, I had the Texas catfish.... it was HUGE, but the flavor was just ok. The service was ok until the end when the waiter wasn't happy with a 15% tip and went on a rant as I why his tip was so low. The food was ok for the price but the waiter ruined the... More 

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Thank Jeremy H
Georgetown, TX
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246 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate here because the wait was shorter then in other places, glad we did, Had excellent service, with only 1 small snafu - waiter never got our appy order to kitchen. Turned out OK, because the main courses were so huge, we barely finished them! Wife had the Fiesta Chicken sandwich - she says it was the best chic breast... More 

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Thank Tom O
Arona, Italy
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43 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Republic of Texas is in a prime spot on the Riverwalk. They have indoor and outdoor dining with views of the river. Friendly wait staff, good margaritas, and great atmosphere.

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Thank Debra-Pope
Monroe, Michigan
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47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were planning to eat dinner there. It was happy hour so we ordered beer and guacamole. Waitress brought the wrong beer. Then the wrong appetizer. We got to keep the wrong appetizer and got the guacamole. Both were bad. The beer wasn't that good either. We were afraid to order dinner because the appetizers had been so bad. So... More 

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Thank rogrsa
Auburn, Indiana
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112 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

Stopped in on a busy Saturday night. Got a good seat for people watching by one of the open doors. The beer was a good as well as the steak. A neat old building.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Cuisine
Mexican, American, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 02:00
Monday
10:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 02:00
Thursday
10:00 - 02:00
Friday
10:00 - 02:00
Saturday
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 526 River Walk St, San Antonio, TX 78205-2632
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 210-226-6256

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?