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Menger Bar

San Antonio, TX
+1 210-223-4361
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World's Best Bartender!

My company had a customer event in San Antonio, which was in all reality, a bar crawl. We showed... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jim S
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Clarkston, Michigan
What a great night!

We were hanging on the River Walk, and wanted a different experience for a night cap. We are so... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
zeeto
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connecticut
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Bar which has changed little since the days when Teddy Roosevelt recruited his Rough Riders here.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“rough riders” (43 reviews)
“teddy roosevelt” (46 reviews)
“menger hotel” (31 reviews)
LOCATION
San Antonio, TX
Downtown
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+1 210-223-4361
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My company had a customer event in San Antonio, which was in all reality, a bar crawl. We showed up with 80 people with little warning, and Angela was behind the bar, solo!!!! She was absolutely amazing and took it all in stride, took care...More

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were hanging on the River Walk, and wanted a different experience for a night cap. We are so happy we chose Menger's. We started by just walking around and soaking in the history of this over 150 year old bar and hotel. Then we...More

Thank zeeto
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Orange Delight is delicious ask for Angela👍🏻 Wonderful atmosphere with dark cherry wood work and a relaxed vibe

Thank 05spain
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I loved the Teddy Rosevelt decor. When you walk into the Menger bar you can tell that it has a long history. The woodwork is cool, and the atmosphere is great. This is apparently the place where Roosevelt recruited the rough riders in San Antonio....More

Thank moondog1961
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Was looking for the history and got a great bartender with a lot of knowledge as nd a great bloody mary

Thank Greathound
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Had to visit this famous bar and try the award winning Bloody Mary. It was amazing. A little spicy with great flavor and the bar keep really fixed me up with extra olives. The atmosphere in the bar is cool and comforting. Lots of Teddy...More

Thank WendyM1023
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

After the Alamo we went to this old hotel bar built about 30 to 35 years after the siege of the Alamo. Small selection of sandwiches, appetizers and cool refreshing drink. Very historic and quaint. Good place on a hot day to relax.

Thank David H
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Time flew by as we dropped in out of the 104 degree San Antonio summer heat to enjoy a cool beverage. We googled the information about Teddy Roosevelt and Carrie Nation and found some bullet holes and looked at the repaired axe damage to the...More

Thank spyle31
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

After a long day of touristy things, we stopped in for an adult beverage. This place is incredible, and history buffs would really enjoy seeing all of the memorabilia. Very clean, quiet and relaxing. Loved every minute of it!

Thank ladybugtx76
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

This bar is so cool! All the bar, shelves etc are original from 1887! It's beautiful! After your cocktail go out in to the hotel which almost like a museum and also absolutely beautiful. I'm very glad we stopped in here

Thank Willwill99
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