The best bars to visit during your next night out in North San Antonio

Whether you’re relaxing after a hard day at work or just having a night out with your friends, there are some awesome bars to have a drink at near our apartments in North San Antonio. From cold beers and sports games to handcrafted cocktails in an elegant atmosphere, you’re sure to find your new favorite hang-out spot nearby. Here are some of the coolest bars to visit near Cypress at Stone Oak.


The Bang Bang Bar

Let the fun begin at The Bang Bang Bar where you’ll feel like you’ve died and gone to vintage dive bar heaven. Listen to spinning vinyl as you sip on boozy drinks, play bar games, and listen to live music. Join them for Taco Tuesday and Sunday brunch with massive Bloody Marys and Micheladas. Stay up-to-date on events, hours, and more on The Bang Bang Bar’s website.


The Green Lantern

Less than a ten-minute drive from our Stone Oak apartments in San Antonio is The Green Lantern. Known for its sophisticated atmosphere, handcrafted cocktails, and highly experienced staff, it’s the place to go when you’re looking for a top-notch, high-quality drink. House cocktail creations include an Old Fashion, Cucumber Martini, Cuban Sazerac, and a Tropic Like It’s Hot. They also have an extensive list of fine liquors so you can create your own cocktail or sip it as is. Visit The Green Lantern’s website for full menus, hours, and more.


The Local Bar

Known as “downtown’s friendliest neighborhood bar,” The Local Bar is “where the locals hang out.” Just steps from the Riverwalk and blocks from the Alamo, this community staple is the Rivertini Award Winner, SA Current Cocktail Event Winner, and the #1 Ziegenbock Distributor in San Antonio. Visit The Local Bar’s website for hours and more information.


502 Bar 

Craft beer and live music—when it comes down to it, what more do you need? You can find both of those amazing things at 502 Bar. You’ll find dozens of craft beers on their impressive menu including Pilsners, Bocks, IPAs, Stouts, and Sours. And there is always something fun going on when it comes to live music and the event calendar is constantly being updated. See who’s playing and view the full beer menu on the 502 Bar website.


Picks Bar

Created for fans of live music, sports entertainment, and great food, Picks Bar is the place to be. Known as a buzzing hotspot, this chill spot features nightly local bands, flatscreens, happy hour, and cold draft beer. Enjoy tasty food on the spacious patio or listen to live music on their awesome sound system. The stage and layout of the bar provide and welcoming and fun environment. For a full list of bands and events, visit the Picks Bar website.


When you live at our apartments in North San Antonio, it won’t be long until you find your favorite watering hole nearby—especially with great spots like these. Swing by Cypress at Stone Oak today to tour our property and floor plans.

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