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Pat O'brien's

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American, Bar, Pub
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121 Alamo Plz, San Antonio, TX 78205-2601
+1 210-220-1076
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11:00 - 02:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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Houston, Texas
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89 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Early Sunday evening visit. Food was mediocre. Music was only loud. Musicians were less than adequate this round. Disappointing visit.

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Thank Jeff D
Silver Spring
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81 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Staff at Pat O'Brien's are friendly, which makes me wish I could post a better review. Gumbo was thin, served over undercooked rice. The caesar salad was tasty, though it would have been nice to have bread with it rather than packaged crackers. There are no draft beers. They have a nice range of drinks and offer a really cute... More 

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Thank APracticalIdealist
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42 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great place to hang out with friends and have some drinks. Food is good also. Great music either out on patio or in piano bar. It's good time all around. Funnest place we visited while here. Tree was a great waitress.

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Thank John M
Atlanta, Georgia
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From LA and was excited to see Pat O's. Was not disappointed. Have to try the sampler if you're not sure what you in the mood for. Had a great time with the waiter and later in the piano bar.

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Thank CDMAtlTraveler
Pearland, Texas
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56 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is fashioned after the Pat O'Brien's in New Orleans. The food is good and the drinks are better:). It is just off of the Riverwalk and has live music in the evenings.

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Thank Kwidofir
Strongsville, Ohio
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54 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I'm sure in its day this place was a cool spot and I'd love to see the owners put some money into fixing / cleaning the place up. Just outside the river walk, Pat O'Brien's has the potential to be great again. A good entertainment/band and dance spot. The food and drinks are suspect: I literally watched the ceiling above... More 

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Thank Pat F
Draper, Utah
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to Pat O'brien's twice while on vacation in San Antonio. If you want a good, strong drink the Hurricane is your choice. We also got the drink sampler, which was fun but not a great deal. There were 4 of us, and each glass had enough in it for a small sip each. Would have been better if... More 

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Thank Martene M
Adelaide, Australia
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62 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Had previously visited this bar in New Orleans...just as good on my opinion...It was St Patrick's day and the atmosphere was awesome...live music...hurricanes...& good staff...bathrooms are clean...lovely outdoor area...we had a ball

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Thank Melanie C
Houston, Texas
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We love going to Pat O'Briens. Every time we come to San Antonio this is a definite spot. The crawfish nachos are a MUST have.

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Thank Lisa B
San Antonio, Texas
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37 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We came to this place to get out of the heat and get a few cool drinks. It's not a huge place but it was definitely fun. They had a wide selection of alcohol drinks and we took turns sampling each others drinks. They also had a live bank that was playing oldies. Before we knew it we had spend... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 02:00
Monday
11:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 02:00
Thursday
11:00 - 02:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 121 Alamo Plz, San Antonio, TX 78205-2601
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 210-220-1076

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