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1909 Bar & Bistro

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Bar, American, Pub
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105 Alamo Plz, In the Hotel Indigo, San Antonio, TX 78205-2601
210-933-2000
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07:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 07:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 07:00 - 00:00
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San Antonio, Texas
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78 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017

Happy hour runs until 8 pm with a decent selection of draft beers for $3. There are also happy hour small bites (I will attach a picture of the current items). Word is, their fish tacos are to die for. Loreto was our server and he did a great job of keeping our glasses full, plates cleared, and food delivered... More 

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Thank 23Lester45
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Terrible experience. We went on a Ghost tour with Bad Wolf which was awesome and stopped in for the special happy hour offered since we did the tour. Another family from our tour group got up and left due to the poor service when no one went to their table to get their order. We finally ordered our drinks and... More 

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Thank Jennifer R
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45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

Delicious texas shaped waffle, awesome chorizo and egg tacos definately recommend the home made salsa... Happy hour is a must! Great beer, great staff!!

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Thank Jessica C
Rockford, Michigan
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255 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2015

We stopped in here after a Bad Wolf Ghost Tour - they have a deal with them on discounted drinks - think $5 margaritas. Of course my wife could have one of those and opted instead for the $10 house specialty margarita which had freshly squeezed oranges, limes, etc. It was very good. The bar is in what's said to... More 

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Thank Brian L
Austin, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

Sy makes the best Mexican martini ever!!! Service was excellent as he served dinner as well. Homemade salsa was great! Lydia served us breakfast next morning and she was so attentive to making sure we werehappy! Lydia and Sy were so customer service oriented that I thought I they must be the owners! They are not, just great folks!!! Food... More 

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Thank Laurie F
Jackson, Mississippi
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2015 via mobile

I was starving because I'm pregnant and my guy Sy rushed up to my room [on the 7th floor] and provided me with a menu. Tonight, I felt good enough to step out, he was so kind to make special drinks for my friends and Jose (the Chef) made the BEST wings!!!! Sam at the front desk is a jewel.... More 

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Thank Maegaine J
Dallas, Texas
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2015

Loved this little spot for breakfast! Chellie was our waitress and took very good care of us! Chef were Ralph and Ruben. Food was excellent and service was friendly. Also loved Jake who told us about the best places in San Antonio to visit and took us there with the hotels complimentary Mercedes transportation. Great place to stay. Right on... More 

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Thank kelliba2015
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2015 via mobile

I have been to tourist bars before but this one was the best Kat was the best bartender ever awesome sauce

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Thank Free2bJax
Texas City, Texas, United States
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2015 via mobile

We had a wonderful stay at Hotel Indigo and Bistro 1909. Our server Chellie Ralph, was wonderful and I feel like we even made friends. I saw her everyday greet us in the morning for breakfast and every evening greet us for dinner, always friendly, always accommodating. The bartenders also had some of the best drinks downtown, I honestly told... More 

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Thank Tammie L
San Antonio, Texas
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2015

My wife and I visited the bar/bistro on an impulse for drinks and dinner while downtown. We always enjoy sitting at the bar rather than at a table, so we were happy to find ample bar seating. The ambiance was unremarkable, but the bartender on duty last night (Katherine?) was charming and friendly, always with a smile. She made us... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, American, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 00:00
Saturday
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 Alamo Plz, In the Hotel Indigo, San Antonio, TX 78205-2601
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio
  • Phone Number: 210-933-2000

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