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The River's Edge Cafe + Patio Bar

200 S Alamo St, San Antonio, TX 78205-3213
+1 210-270-0786
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (20 reviews)
“nachos” (19 reviews)
“salad” (30 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
American, Bar, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
200 S Alamo St, San Antonio, TX 78205-3213
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I thought it was cute to have to show our server how to use a corkscrew ... that was the highlight in terms of service! The food was actually quite good and...as a backhanded complement ... after we sent our entrees back when they were...More

Thank James H
Reviewed 3 days ago

I ate breakfast here every day of my stay. The best prepared omettles I have ever had. The buffet items were fresh. The wait staff was attentive and service was excellent. Well worth the money.

Thank VacationHank
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing experience Angel and Shannon were great at attending our needs great environment. The room was well attended. All the staff was great at helping as soon as we walked in. Valet was great and fast at getting our car and helping us with our...More

Thank Maria H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I was in San Antonio for a conference and was staying at the Hilton Palacio del Rio. The location of the restaurant is right on the River Walk. You have a choice of sitting indoors or outdoors adjacent to the Walk. I had the breakfast...More

Thank larn796
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Sunday mornings and it is quiet on the Riverwalk. I went to breakfast at the River's Edge Cafe because I'm staying at the Hilton. On the way down, the manager was in the elevator and greeted me warmly. He quickly arranged for seating as we...More

Thank Deni D
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Nice location and scenery for lunch. Menu options were nice. Wait staff was attentive and food was served quickly. I ordered garden salad and tortilla soup. The flavor of the soup was good but sadly it was lukewarm. The waiter didn't return for awoke after...More

Thank Marshall96
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Ate here every morning while staying at the Hilton and found both the continental buffet and the full breakfast buffet to be tasty. This café is located a very short walk from the convention center. Our server each morning was Ms. Sheila and she was...More

Thank Fideris
Reviewed 16 September 2017

I am currently visiting San Antonio for the first time. The River's Edge is just that - a very good restaurant on the side of the San Antonio River. The breakfast buffet is one of the best I have every been to. Fresh pastries, excellent...More

1  Thank William M
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We stopped in for a margarita, ordered chips and guacamole, too. The drinks we cold and tasty! The chips were fresh and crispy and the guacamole was delicious. Amanda was our server and she was a delight! Thanks Amanda for the great service and guidance...More

Thank lhobbs1015
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

We actually weren't staying at the hotel, we were just walking by early morning and happen to see someone with a omelet and were pretty hungry. So we decided to stop in and check it out. It's was amazing! Our waitress Shannon was so nice!...More

Thank Claire T
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Yvonne G
17 November 2016|
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Response from David3302 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I'm late with answer. I believe I saw a dog on patio. Call and ask!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
6:30 am - 12:00 am
6:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 S Alamo St, San Antonio, TX 78205-3213
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 210-270-0786
Relax and enjoy a meal or drinks at The River's Edge Cafe and Patio Bar. Where each guest is treated as family and served a superior product sourced from local farms whenever possible. As an approved site for Culinary Institute of America Externs, we support next generation culinary artists, strive to maintain the highest standards of service. We hope you enjoy our food and hospitality!
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