Between work, kids, and life in general, we all deserve a little break every now and again. A moment to relax, unwind and have fun with your favorite people. And for those that are of legal drinking age, there are lots of cool spots near our apartments on Vance Jackson for you to do just that. Here are some of the best bars and pubs just a short distance from Reserve at Canyon Creek.
Highlander Bar & Grill
Less than 5 miles from our Northwest San Antonio apartments is the Highlander Bar & Grill. With cold beer, great food, and a welcoming atmosphere, this neighborhood spot is the perfect place to watch the game, listen to your favorite tunes on the jukebox, or just have interesting conversation at the bar top. Be sure to stop in for happy hour for budget-friendly specials. Visit the Highlander’s website for menus, hours, and more.
The Irish Pub
Known as the “Best Irish Pub in San Antonio,” The Irish Pub doesn’t get more traditional than this. Open since 2003, The Irish Pub is the epitome of all things fun. Meet your friends for a pint while you play a game of darts or pool – or sit out on the patio while sipping on a handcrafted cocktail. And don’t worry, they’ll be playing all of the San Antonio Spurs and NFL ticket games during the season. Head over to their website for all the information you need.
The fun is endless at Slackers – and it’s just 15 minutes from our apartments on Vance Jackson. Slackers is one of the city’s most unique and fun establishments and happy hours, as well as the number one hang-out spot for avid sports fans. Love beer? You’re in luck because Slackers has one of the largest selections of Texas IPAs in the city. Play a game of “soccer pool,” beer pong, giant Jenga, and other fun bar and arcade games. Visit the website or download the Slackers app for more information.
Speaking of beer, if you’re a fan, you’ll probably be spending a lot of time at the Flying Saucer – just over one mile away from Reserve at Canyon Creek. With literally over a hundred beers on tap to choose from, it’s basically a beer lover’s heaven. Not only is the beer selection seriously impressive, the food is great too. Become a member of the UFO Club and earn perks as you try different beers. Head over to the Flying Saucer website for menus, hours, club info, and more.
If you’re looking for a no-frills type of Irish bar, then O’Malley’s is your spot. The welcoming atmosphere has a ‘Cheers-like’ vibe and it’s the destination for when you want to watch the game, play a game of trivia, darts, or pool. Follow their Facebook page for updates and daily drink specials.
Pam’s Patio Kitchen and Wine Bar
Beer and wine from around the world on a patio? It really doesn’t get better than that – and you can find it at Pam’s Patio Kitchen and Wine Bar. Whether you’re hanging out or grabbing something to go, Pam’s has eight craft beers on tap and dozens of bottled beers and cider. If you’re a wine snob, you’ll fall in love with their extensive wine list from vineyards and wineries across the globe. Visit the website for online ordering, menus, and more.
Europa Restaurant & Bar
Dancing, DJs, live music, and nothing but great vibes – head over to Europa Restaurant & Bar if these things pique your interest. Just over 2.5 miles from our Northwest San Antonio apartments, Europa is a fantastic restaurant with American and European cuisine by day, and a jazz bar and dance club by night. Follow Europa’s Facebook page for event calendars, hours, cover charges, and more.
The Three Legged Monkey
What if we told you there was a place with ice-cold beer, free food, and super friendly bartenders less than 15-minutes from your front door? Would you believe me? Well, that’s what The Three Legged Monkey is offering, and it’s sure to become one of your favorite spots to hang out. Play beer pong, darts, and pool, and keep an eye out for karaoke night too. Check out their website for specials, hours, and other details.
Relax, have fun, and let loose at these fun pubs and bars just around the corner. Stop by Reserve and Canyon Creek and see which floor plan is best for you.