San Antonio's top 5 pubs to visit now

Wondering where to find the best pubs near you?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top pubs in San Antonio, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to meet your needs.

1. Freetail Brewing Co

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Topping the list is Freetail Brewing Co. Located at 4035 N. Loop 1604 West, Suite 105, the business, which offers pizza, beer and more, is the highest rated pub in San Antonio, boasting four stars out of 414 reviews on Yelp.

"Had the Supreme Batastrophe pizza and the IPA," said Yelper Dan W. "Pizza was cooked just right with fantastic crust. Took our dog with us and sat on the patio with several other tables with dogs. So great pizza and brews, great service and dog-friendly patio. Will be back."

2. Big Hops 

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Next up is Big Hops, situated at 306 Austin St., Suite 100. With 4.5 stars out of 42 reviews on Yelp, the pub has proven to be a local favorite.

"Had to try every Big Hops," wrote Yelper Kat B. "This one is very cool with lots of outdoor seating. Beers constantly change. Bartenders always friendly and willing to pour a taste of any of the 30-plus taps."

3. Mc Finnigan's Pub

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Mc Finnigan's Pub, located at 7210 Blanco Road in Greater Harmony Hills, is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the sports bar and Irish pub four stars out of 44 reviews.

4. The Base Line

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The Base Line, a dive bar, pub and cocktail bar, is another much-loved go-to, with 4.5 stars out of 15 Yelp reviews. Head over to 1139 Harry Wurzbach Road to see for yourself.

5. Finnegan's Sports & Spirits

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And then there's Finnegan's Sports & Spirits, a Shady Oaks favorite with four stars out of 14 reviews. Stop by 16260 San Pedro Ave. to hit up the bar the next time you're in the mood.


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