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Waxy O'Connor's

) #78 of 4,046 Restaurants in San Antonio ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Irish,
234 Riverwalk, San Antonio, TX 78205-2224
+1 210-229-9299
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good44%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub
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234 Riverwalk, San Antonio, TX 78205-2224
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1 - 10 of 460 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

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 4 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago via mobile

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

Thank milomlo1414
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped into this restaurant while walking along the Riverwalk one afternoon. Very unpretentious from the outside, the interior has all the atmosphere of a true Irish pub, down the bar, that we were proudly informed, was made there and then shipped over to Texas....More

Thank sciguy J
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We dined here while attending a conference in San Antonio. The food was very good, but the service was slow. We did make reservations the evening before, so we had no trouble getting seated, but the wait on drinks and food was long....I shared the...More

Thank Lisa R
Reviewed 3 July 2017

on a hot crowded night on the riverwalk we were pleasantly surprised to find a place where we could sit right away.However, it went downhill quickly. The busser never wiped our table down, and after a 45 minute wait we told the waitress to cancel...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Went for a bite to eat whilst stopping off in a very hot San Antonio. The Riverwalk setting with the bars and restaurants is beautiful and relaxing place to eat. Menu at this bar is ordinary pub type fayre with a good selection of beers...More

Thank Antony-Andrew
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Atmosphere was welcoming and Guinness was good! Disappointment was in Guinness beef stew. It had a thick white gravy that concealed the beef and vegetables. Would not choose that again! Left as much gravy as I could and did not feel satisfied afterward. Brown bread,...More

Thank traveling03
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Hey walking around, getting hot and tired, and low and behold... a pleasant oasis on the river with good food, cold beer, all at a reasonable price! Went back 3 times during a four day stay...Thanks Waxy...is that a real name???

Thank steelsss
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Can't say enough positive things about Waxy's. Service was great. Food, particularly the bangers (as good as you'll get in Ireland) was excellent and very reasonably priced. Worth going to when in San Antonio

Thank GolferKen
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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
View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
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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