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Republic of Texas Restaurant

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Downtown
Mexican, American, Southwestern
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526 River Walk St, San Antonio, TX 78205-2632
+1 210-226-6256
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10:00 - 02:00
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 - 02:00
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San Antonio, Texas
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112 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Wonderful staff and excellent service. You can not beat the location on the Riverwalk and the campy attitude. Amber's Service was excellent. Margaritas were less expensive than we expected, food was about average but the combo of all three will bring us back again. As a matter of fact we were back yesterday for Tuesday Karoke. We will definitely return... More 

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Gilbert, Arizona
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Such friendly and rapid service! Great view of river walk and nice ambiance. Food was mediocre. Fries were not fresh. Side of veggies not fresh (frozen). I wanted to like this more due to the great service, but not impressed with food quality.

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Thank Cphillipaz
Texas
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53 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a super time during the River Parade. The food and service were great, plan on doing it again in the future.

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Thank hotglass
Weatherford, Texas, United States
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48 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Service was good, but the BBQ was nothing to right home about the Cole slaw was bland & the brisket was dry.

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Thank Holly-Lyndon S
Waterloo
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54 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for breakfast before heading to the Alamodome for the Notre Dame/Army football game. It was around 10am or so, and there were a decent amount of people there but nothing overwhelming. We got our drinks and ordered quickly but then we had the longest wait for breakfast food I have ever had. I was beginning to question... More 

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

I ordered beef brisket-n-sausage combo and a draft beer. The combo is $18.99 and not worth $9.99. The combo was a platter with 2 "thin" slices of beef brisket with a few teaspoons of BBQ sauce, 3 small slices of sausage, potato salad, baked beans, and coleslaw. The sides were good but I was not happy with the meat portion,... More 

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Houston
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16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Average food quality. Poorly staffed for a busy Monday evening. Chicken fried steak was mostly the batter.

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Rijswijk, The Netherlands
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238 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

A restaurant voor burger of sandwich. Good but nothing special. Service is good. We had pulled pork and the chili burger. Pulled pork a little dry but not bad. Chiliburger was good. Temperature of the food a bit lukewarm. Since they have big fans blowing at your table, this means the food getal cold fast. Some work to do in... More 

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Thank Marco D
Shamrock, Texas
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252 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

This is the 2nd time we have eaten here and I must say there are better places on the River Walk but for the money and the crowds, this is a pretty good alternative. Their steaks are good quality and the seafood is also quite good. If you are there on a weekend and everything is packed, give them a... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

It took forever for our server to show, and then another long wait for our food and drink. The nachos and margarita were great. But I think it took almost two hours to have an afternoon snack!

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Thank Diane G

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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, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids, 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?