Toro Kitchen and Bar. opened by Gerardo DeAnda at the start of 2017, has introduced a Spanish menu filled with tapas and paella to the 1604 Loop. With a solid cocktail menu that includes a variety of delicious gin based drinks a great happy hour and brunch served on weekends, this bar and kitchen is sure … Continue reading Toro Brings Excitement to the Northside
A couple of months ago a new bar opened up in the San Antonio area. Lowcountry, located on the northern end of the Southtown, is nestled in a quaint two story house just behind Cezar Chavez Pkwy. The vibe at Lowcountry is very reflective of the style present in Southtown. It's cozy, artsy, quaint, and … Continue reading Cocktails and Tunes at Lowcountry
Rivertini through Drinking.In.SA's eyes:
The San Antonio River Foundation has hosted the Rivertini event for the past eight years, and the ninth one is on March 23rd, just under a week away. In preparation for the event, I decided to interview the competitors, shedding light on the mixologists and their creative processes. I challenged myself to interview 20 bartenders in … Continue reading Bartenders revving up for Rivertini!
It's not often that you find unique restaurants venturing outside oft he 1604 loop. The Stone Oak area seems ridden with various chains and eateries that populate towns all over the US. While those places are good, and consistent, it's nice to have a break from the same old neon signs that you see all … Continue reading Sushi Seven Serves Sushi and Sake!
Paramour has been a hot spot in the San Antonio area since its opening back in 2014. For the past two years it has been featured in several drink and travel websites such as Delish, Thrillist, and in the San Antonio Magazine. Locals and out-of-towners can both agree that Paramour is one of the swankiest … Continue reading Paramour Shakes Things Up with a New Menu
Bexar Pub opened its doors on Thursday February 23rd for a soft opening. The new bar, which is located at 114 Brooklyn Ave. is housed inside of the old Toro Taco location. Though it's only been open a week, the bar has received a warm welcome by the Dignowity Hill area. Many locals have mentioned … Continue reading New Bexar Pub Opens in Dignowity
Asado Seafood and Grill, housed in the Hilton by the San Antonio International Airport, is reinventing the idea of dessert with their new and experimental menu. The head chef, has grown tired of the cheesecakes and chocolate cakes that, while delicious, -plague dessert menus all over the country. He came up with a variety of … Continue reading Asado experiments with desserts
The San Antonio River Foundation has hosted the annual Rivertini Pour Off for the past eight years, and they are gearing up for the ninth to be held on Thursday, March 23rd. The event, will take place at the Wyndham Garden Riverwalk on the museum reach, and it is an exciting cocktail throw down featuring 20 … Continue reading Rivertini is in for it’s 9th event
With Valentine's day just around the corner, there is not a better steak house in town to spend a romantic dinner than at Bohanan's. The staple of the Houston St. is within a couple feet from the Riverwalk making it a great date spot for locals and tourists alike. This Valentine's Day, Bohanan's is serving … Continue reading Valentine’s Day at Bohanan’s