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Ernie's Bar

320 Bonham, San Antonio, TX 78205-2010
+1 210-225-6500
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Local Beer!

Spent a couple hours here over two evenings, and enjoyed myself. Lots of interesting people to... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
jeremy h
Awesome bar with a lot of history!!

This bar was awesome. The story behind it is even better. When you go in just ask the bartender... read more

Reviewed 11 January 2017
Midland, Texas
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Hours Today: 16:00 - 00:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
320 Bonham, San Antonio, TX 78205-2010
+1 210-225-6500
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Spent a couple hours here over two evenings, and enjoyed myself. Lots of interesting people to visit with come and go (attached to the Crockett Hotel). Saturday evening was only slightly busy, and the service was great. Tried all kinds of locally brewed beers. Worth...More

Thank jeremy h
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

This bar was awesome. The story behind it is even better. When you go in just ask the bartender about the history and he's obliged to tell you. Loved it!!

Thank jgriffin22
Reviewed 28 December 2016

If you want to have a cocktail and enjoy a conversation, this is the place. It's a short distance from the Riverwalk, quiet and cozy. Service is excellent, as are the drinks. Yes, it's a hotel bar, but that's great because you meet folks from...More

1  Thank John R
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Not necessarily a destination bar, just the bar in our hotel (The Crockett). Stopped here a couple times (before heading up to our room) after we had already been out and about . . . . Nice (talkative) bartender.

1  Thank Teresa S
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Loved this little bar! What a cool place to hang out for a few cocktails and get away from the hustle and bustle of the Riverwalk! Service was prompt and friendly with a generous pour! Beer was good and cold and the popcorn sublime! This...More

1  Thank Steven B
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

We visited Ernie's, primarily as it was in the lobby of our hotel. I do not know why this is not busier. The service is friendly and good. It's a great bar, frequented by locals. More importantly, the prices are almost half of nearby places...More

1  Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Staying at the Menger and this was across the street. Kelsey welcomed us, gave great recommendations on local places and was all that you would want in a bartender. Locals are super friendly, happy hour is generous and it was our favorite place start and...More

Thank Wendy B
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

After a day of taking in the hot and steamy sights of San Antonio this is s great place to chill out and wet your whistle. Valerie is probably one of the best bartenders in San Antonio. Her attention to details about what you like...More

2  Thank dallasgoestraveling
Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

Bartender was very friendly. Very laid back atmosphere with a fun view of the horse carriages on the street. Wasn't very busy, which I like. Chairs are comfortable and temperature was perfect. We ordered 2 cocktails and spent $6. Doesn't get much better than that....More

1  Thank Jamie J
Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

While staying at the Crockett Hotel we benefitted from the Happy Hours at Ernie's Bar each night of our stay. Most impressed with the friendly chatty bar staff. First night it was busy due to a large group of people enjoying themselves, great atmosphere. The...More

Thank Margaret B
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