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Durty Nelly's Irish Pub

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Address: 715 River Rd, San Antonio, TX 78212-3124
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+1 210-222-1400
12:00 - 02:00
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Irish pub

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the great bar

we had been walking for most of the afternoon. it looked like a great spot for a beer...and it was. try the imported brands

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

we had been walking for most of the afternoon. it looked like a great spot for a beer...and it was. try the imported brands

Thank yrret02
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157 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well the music is silly fun, the beer is expensive, and the food... skip it. Received wrong order for one entree. The $18 Cobb salad... small and nothing special. I think everyone's fingerprints were imprinted on the edge of the plate. Never seen such a mess. Had a better salad and cheaper from hotel room service. Positives: quick patio seating... More 

Thank Sonnie B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a fun bar on a rainy day. Irish coffee hit the spot! Peanuts! The piano players are a hoot. We didn't eat a meal, just had Guinness and Irish coffee.

Thank Nicalaine B
Englewood, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

This bar warmed us up on a cold, rainy day. The heaters were wonderful! So was the food and the drinks! Portions were big, but I managed not to waste anything!

Thank decar48
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44 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

Came on a busy Friday night. The place was packed. Able to find a table outside that we squeezed into. Service was lacking. We had to wait quite a long time to get refills on our beverages. Probably not all the waitresses fault but the establishment should be better prepared and have more servers available when larger crowds are expected.

Thank Domer90mom
Decatur, Alabama
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

This place is super fun. The piano player is what makes this place awesome. If you want to laugh and just have a good ole time on the riverwalk this is the place. So many places to eat on the riverwalk, but this is the place to drink some really delicious beer and have a light appetizer. Sing along and... More 

Thank lisa c
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

Nice place to eat. Music at night can be loud so sitting outside helps with that. Food and service was good.

Thank Bob R
Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

We want to visit Durty Nellies after most of the gang went to bed. The piano player had a good mix or traditional songs and some with adult humor. This place is not for everyone and you may be singled out by the piano player, but it is all in good fun. Not a spot for youngsters!

Thank Moved2Texas
Pocatello, Idaho
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272 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

Happening little place! Music, laughter, drinks and you know...pub stuff! When walking along the riverwalk, you can't miss this place. We stopped by for a drink during the day as we notice there was an open table. We had drinks and people watched! This is a great pub, tucked away on the river. For a great time.....enjoy the music and... More 

Thank dkbrig
Nappanee, Indiana, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

This is one of our favorite spots on the Riverwalk. We love the relaxed atmosphere and the feel of an authentic Irish pub. Peanut shells on the floor, piano music at night. A great lively spot in the evening.

Thank Kim R

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