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24 San Antonio Bars and Restaurants Where You Can Enjoy Live Music 

Catching dinner (or a drink) and a show has never been easier thanks to these spots. If you want to sip on an Old Fashioned and listen to smooth jazz or chow down on a burger and dance to some country tunes, we know just the place. We've found the 25 best spots where you can truly enjoy the best of both worlds.
La Hacienda de Los Barrios
18747 Redland Road, (210) 497-8000, lahaciendabarrios.com
As long as the skies are clear, there's live music playing at La Hacienda every night. There isn't an easier way to get to know the local music scene. And as if you needed any more reason, there's a playground for the kids and complimentary wifi.
Photo via Instagram, johnzeitler1
The Rustic
17619 La Cantera Pkwy., Suite 204, (210) 245-7500, therustic.com
Country fans will probably spend most evenings at The Rustic, with live music basically every night and a full bar and kitchen. RIP Cowboys Dancehall (Don't @ us.)
Photo via Facebook, trustartz
Tucker’s Kozy Korner
11338 E. Houston St., (210) 320-2192
With a slogan that says "small ktichen, big soul" you already know the food is authentic and the tunes are catchy. Treat yourself to a night out at Tucker's.
Photo via Instagram, tuckerskozykorner
Barriba Cantina
111 W. Crockett St., Suite 214, (210) 228-9876, barribacantina.com
Swing by every night except Monday (boo, we know) for live music, just be sure to order up a few drinks. We recommend the Mexican Martini.
Photo via Facebook, Barriba Cantina
Tycoon Flats
2926 N. St. Marys St., (210) 320-0819, tycoonflats.net
Of course there's a spot on the Strip to get some good eats and even better tunes. Hit up Tycoon Flats on the regular for live music, but make sure not to miss the TF Music Fest.
Photo via Instagram, jennagut
Cadillac Bar
212 S. Flores St., (210) 223-5533, facebook.com
Eat a solid meal, savor a few drinks and enjoy the entertainment at this city-famous spot. There's no better way to spend your weekend.
Photo via Instagram, hammerheadproductions_satx
Jazz, TX
312 Pearl Pkwy., Building 6, (210) 332-9386, jazztx.com
Does this even need any explanation? 1) You're at the Pearl 2) Both local and big name acts perform here on the regular 3) Have you seen their menu?
Photo via Instagram, renee_olstead
The Grill at Leon Springs
24116 I-10 W., (210) 698-8797, leonspringsgrill.com
This joint keeps the music coming with acts like Texas Chili Peppers and Stan Wayne.
Photo via Facebook, The Grill at Leon Springs
Durty Nelly's Irish Pub
715 River Road, (210) 224-3343, durtynellyspub.com
Karaoke counts as live music right? Equipped with a piano where you can play and also lock eyes with yourself thanks to a gigantic mirror, you'll be tempted to sing a few songs yourself. Just don't do "Don't Stop Believing."
Photo via Facebook, Durty Nelly's Irish Pub
The County Line BBQ
10101 W I- 10, (210) 641-1998, countyline.com
The County Line brings you two nights of music that are completely free. With tunes on Thursday and Friday nights, a live performance is the cherry on top after a delicious plate of BBQ.
Photo via Instagram, brotherspowell
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SoHo Wine & Martini Bar
214 W. Crockett St., (210) 444-1000, locu.com
This riverside bar gives off a clubby vibe, perfect for swanky martinis and plenty of entertainment acts to choose from.
Photo via Instagram, sk8datrix
Pat O’Brien’s
121 Alamo Plaza, (210) 220-1076, patobriens.com
What's better than Sunday brunch? Sunday brunch with live music, brought to you by Pat O'Brien's.
Photo via Instagram, patobrienssa
Sam’s Burger Joint Music Hall
330 E. Grayson St., (210) 223-2830, samsburgerjoint.com
Come for the burgers, stay for the music. Or maybe it's the other way around? Either way, you're in for a fun and tasty night.
Photo via Instagram, jenniesuesview
On the Rocks Pub
270 Losoya St., (210) 228-0000, ontherocks.pub
The shots menu here is unbeatable, and with live music, you'll become a "woo" girl before you know it.
Photo via Instagram, rubixcube1382
Carmens De La Calle
320 N. Flores St., (210) 281-4349, carmensdelacalle.com
Here you can enjoy Latin music, flamenco performances and even smooth jazz, so indulge in a little culture and cha-cha your way to Carmens De La Calle.
Photo via Instagram, gabrielsantiago
Fralo’s
23651 W. I-10, (210) 698-6616, fralos.com
Fralo's delivers and lets you pick up and cook at home, but with live music pretty much every day, you'll be dining in all the time.
Photo via Instagram, mysharonarose
Moses Rose’s Hideout
516 Houston St., (210) 775-1808, mosesroseshideout.com
Looking for a venue with a bit of history? Moses Rose's Hideout is the place to be.
Photo via Instagram, erikwantland
The Cove
606 W Cypress St., (210) 227-2683, thecove.us
The Cove truly does it all: it's a restaurant, beer garden, laundromat, car wash AND a live music venue. Plus, it's dog-friendly. So why wouldn't you spend a night or two a week at The Cove?
Photo via Instagram, saytownreviewzine
Sanchos Cantina & Cocina
628 Jackson St., (210) 320-1840, sanchosmx.com
Live music on an open patio with a view appreciative of downtown San Antonio ... what else could you ever need?
Photo via Instagram, benny_bassett
Potbelly Sandwich Shop
Multiple locations, potbelly.com
Potbelly is expanding in San Antonio, and we're not complaining. With fresh subs, soups salads and more, live music is just an extra reason to dine at this chain.
Photo via Instagram, sachartermoms
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Big Bob’s
447 W. Hildebrand Ave., Suite 107, (210) 734-2627, bigbobsburgers.com
Big Bob's never disappoints on the food front, we promise. So the next time you're in the mood for a juicy burger, stick around for the local talent performing at this joint.
Photo via Instagram, thebobbyramirez
Augie's Barbed Wire Smokehouse
3709 N. St. Marys St., (210) 735-0088, augiesbbq.com
What's better than BBQ and some tunes? Order up the ribs and sing along with the band afterward.
Photo via Instagram, mandycrandell
Rolling Oaks Golf & Grill
5550 Mountain Vista Drive, (210) 655-4653
Work up your appetite over a few rounds of golf, enjoy a few pints and relax on the patio with some live tunes.
Photo via Facebook, Rolling Oaks Golf and Grill
Quarry Hofbrau & Beer Garden
7310 Jones-Maltsberger Road, (210) 290-8066, quarryhofbrau.com
You'll be eating good at Quarry Hofbrau, and live entertainment in the beer garden will have you feeling like it's Oktoberfest all year long.
Photo via Instagram, drew.moreland
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La Hacienda de Los Barrios
18747 Redland Road, (210) 497-8000, lahaciendabarrios.com
As long as the skies are clear, there's live music playing at La Hacienda every night. There isn't an easier way to get to know the local music scene. And as if you needed any more reason, there's a playground for the kids and complimentary wifi.
Photo via Instagram, johnzeitler1
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