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Republic of Texas Restaurant

) #237 of 3,988 Restaurants in San Antonio ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Mexican, American, Southwestern
526 River Walk St, San Antonio, TX 78205-2632
+1 210-226-6256
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good33%
  • Average25%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible8%
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Mexican, American, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
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526 River Walk St, San Antonio, TX 78205-2632
Neighbourhood: Downtown
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Brisket and sausages with baracho beans make this place worth the visit. And the home barbecue saucy balances sweet and heat. Beverage prices during happy hour combined with good service make Republic of Texas a no brained choice.

Thank Chip B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Along the riverwalk, there are tons of places to eat. This one had a shorter wait time than most but they did have their tables along the water which was a nice change and gave you a different point of view for people watching. You...More

Thank Nina1940
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was here at peak lunch hour during the Fiesta and a local convention, so the Riverwalk was as crowded as it gets. We walked in here and sat right down. Not a good sign. However I was pleasantly surprised. Our server was very efficient...More

Thank Virgil_Boulder
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here is not particularly memorable -- average barbecue -- but the location is great for people watching.

Thank Ken B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was okay the location great, right on the river walk Fast and convenient We especially liked the jalapeño straws. Good value on Thursday afternoon

Thank Travelfrquently
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have mixed feelings about the Republic of Texas. We were in a bit of rush since we were heading to an event at the convention center. The service wasn't bad and we had a great outside seat on the Riverwalk which I would highly...More

Thank Brian U
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a decent meal here, and the margarita was moderate at best. I had higher expectations for a restaurant named the "Republic of Texas"

Thank Tabitha1908
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

With all the great options on the river walk, how can this place even still be in business? Not sure where to start food or service??? Since service can generally influence your experience, I'll start there. Worst I have had in years. Place was not...More

Thank JimmyB_NC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sat outside and people watched while enjoying a good dinner. Service was very good, did not feel rushed even though it's a busy spot. Good location to people watch. I did the brisket and sausage and cleared my plate (Cole slaw is creamy just the...More

1  Thank JPintheD
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Love this restaurant! The food and service on our visit were both awesome! I had the Akaushi burger which was fresh, perfectly grilled and just outstanding. My husband had the catfish which was a huge beautifully fried filet. He said it was delicious, hot and...More

Thank IBLibrarian
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
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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