The 100 best bars in San Antonio 2021

It’s a longtime Alamo City ritual to swig from a longneck on the breezy patio of a neighborhood icehouse. But there’s also…

By San Antonio Current Staff

9. The Bar at Bohanan's

The clubby, library-looking bar inside the downtown steakhouse with an eclectic and timeless sonic playlist is San Antonio bar royalty. Many of the city's most lauded mixologists have done a stint behind the stick here, and the cocktail menu, organized not by spirit type but preparation method — stirred, shaken, tall with soda, crushed ice and the like — still whispers of the bar's early consultant, late cocktail guru Sasha Petraske. Classic drinks that any bartender worth his or her salted rim would know aren't listed, but if you ask for a martini, institutional memory will produce a Hoffman House — stirred, with gin, of course. And it will be one of the city's best. 219 E. Houston St., #275, (210) 472-2600, bohanans.com.  

Photo via Facebook / Bohanans
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20 Texas Distilleries Every Booze Lover Needs to Visit

If you're looking for a great drink somewhere in the Lone Star State, make sure to check out this list of distilleries…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Railean Distillers 
    341 5th St, San Leon, (713) 545-2742
    For a different take on a classic distillery head to Railean. Beware: it’s pirate themed.  
    Photo via Instagram, sinfoniahorn
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