San Antonio's top 5 dive bars to visit now

Looking to try the top dive bars around?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top dive bars in San Antonio, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to venture next time you're on the hunt.

1. Boozy's Creamery & Craft

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Topping the list is Boozy's Creamery & Craft. Located at 711 S. St. Mary's St. in King William, the dive bar is the highest rated spot of its kind in San Antonio, boasting 4.5 stars out of 251 reviews on Yelp.

2. The Bang Bang Bar

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Next up is The Bang Bang Bar, situated at 119 El Mio St. With 4.5 stars out of 100 reviews on Yelp, the dive bar and music venue has proven to be a local favorite.

3. Charlie Brown's Neighborhood Bar & Grill

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Charlie Brown's Neighborhood Bar & Grill, located at 11888 Starcrest Drive, Suite #101, is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the dive bar, sports bar and traditional American spot four stars out of 136 reviews.

4. Faust Tavern

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Over in Tobin Hill, check out Faust Tavern, which has earned four stars out of 72 reviews on Yelp. You can find the dive bar, cocktail bar and Southern spot at 517 E. Woodlawn

5. VFW Post 76

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Last but not least, there's VFW Post 76, a local favorite with four stars out of 53 reviews. Stop by 10 10th St. in Downtown to hit up the dive bar and music venue next time you're in the mood.


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