Quality Inn Near Medical Center
4 Piano Pl.
San Antonio, TX 78228
Phone: (210) 684-8606
Fax: (210) 647-4225
Bars & Cafes
Take in the atmosphere of the Australian Outback while enjoying mouth-watering entrees and high-quality service. Serving dinner only, Outback Steakhouse offers an extensive menu featuring appetizers, chicken, ribs, steak, seafood, pasta, salads and desserts for moderate prices. Family-friendly, the casual restaurant has something for everyone at its numerous locations in North and South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Outback Steakhouse also offers call-ahead seating and curbside take-away. Check website for locations and menu selections.
Famous for their puffy tacos, Henry's also offers a large selection of entrees. Some of the most requested items on the menu are the sizzling fajitas, which come in both chicken and beef varieties and are served on a hot skillet; and the Lopez Monterrey, a special tomato sauce-flavored whole chicken breast topped with cheddar and Monterrey jack cheese. Among the other delights on the Henry's menu are the enchilada dinners, which come in cheese, picadillo or shredded chicken flavors. Henry's also offers a Senor Lopez Special, which consists of three entrees of your choice along with rice and beans.
If dancing to live music is your way of partying, then BarFly is a perfect spot to indulge in as it offers much more than a party house would. This bar cum nightclub caters to the hippest crowd in the city with various local bands performing their gigs on the spacious stage set with amazing acoustics and ambiance. The BarFly provides a cozy atmosphere to relax in the lounge area which is set with sofas and to sip on the chilled beers on offer. Call to know more.
Graham Central Station is a place which is definitely not like what it sounds. It is a famous nightclub which has a bar and hosts live music shows as well as birthday bashes for small and big alike. The music changes as per the latest trends and the karaoke club is the main attraction at this club. There is a night dedicated to the smallest of reasons like the ladies night, men's night, college night, hospitality and business night. On weekends, you can catch a glimpse of Jay Perez, Emilio, Michael Salgado, Little Joey La Familia and David Lee Garza.
If you are in the mood for something different but a little familiar, Simi's is the place to go. The restaurant overcomes its strip-mall location with a truly elegant setting. A rich red carpet leads to cinnamon-colored booths and chairs around white-clad tables. Traditional Indian music plays softly in the background as waiters move quietly in and out of the kitchen. As with most restaurants that serve Indian cuisine, Simi's offers several selections prepared in an authentic tandoor oven. Try the Tandoori Shrimp or Tandoori Snapper. A lunch buffet lets you sample a few of the more popular dishes, and at night, you can choose from several combination dishes. The small bar pours a decent selection of beer and wine.
Start with 50,000 square feet of space, add an odyssey of golf simulators, upscale carnival midway games and sophisticated cyber games, mix in some good food and cold drinks, and you've got a great place to spend an hour or an evening.
Music in all its vivacity will stir you at the Jewels & Sky Lounge. The energy that live music exudes and the thumping strokes of enigma that DJ music spins is all available in large dozes at this lounge. For the office crowds who come in during happy hours, the young waitresses in school uniforms are particularly sassy and attractive. The chilled out atmosphere created by not just the party people but also the ambiance, makes this a fun place to hang out. So pick your evening of hip hop, R&B or days to howl over the mic at the karaoke sessions and visit. Carry your dance shoes along and stream into the night of madness and ecstasy. For further information, call on the number mentioned.
O'Malley's Sports & Spirits is a casual bar that is frequented by locals as well as tourists who seek a place to relax after a weary day. The bar offers an array of beverages that boast of an exquisite taste. Apart from the comfy ambiance and the amazing drinks, patrons also visit the bar to enjoy during the rocking DJ sessions, theme parties and drinks special nights that take place at the bar. If you are scouting for a place that lets you enjoy premium drinks and casual conversations with friends, then this has to be your next destination. Call to know more.
Having been around for quite some time under the name Planeta Mexico, the revamped and renamed Planeta Bar-Rio has stayed close to its Latino roots. Its easy to alienate party-goers when the vibe is undoubtedly south-of-the-border, with the DJ spinning largely Latino Pop and Rock. Planeta Bar-Rio balances it out well by hosting College Nights for the teen crowd, as also Salsa Nights and the usual Ladies Nights. Live Latin music in another big draw at the club and bigger the act, more the crowds the club manages to pack. Book a table in advance, dress chic and be prepared to splurge on the alcohol. Afterall, Tequila never comes alone!
Irish Pub is a classic pub that is great to spend an evening after work or even to celebrate. The atmosphere is light and the people are all welcoming. You will soon realize that the pub is like one big party because most of them are regulars. The pub has daily specials that you can see on their website, and they also have an impressive list of beer. Happy hour starts at 2pm in the afternoon and ends at 8pm in the evening. Will a night be complete without karaoke? Sing your heart out on Saturdays, which is Bartender's Choice Karaoke. The Irish Pub hosts a lot more events so do visit their website or contact them for details. You can also check their Myspace and Facebook pages.
Contrary to it's name, Sugar's is not sweet but quite a spicy spot. A gentleman's club, it features tasty food and tantalizing drinks with equally tempting female company. Savor steaks cooked to perfection, a host of appetizers and well mixed drinks to go with your meal. Themed nights of a bold and sensuous nature are a prime attraction of this adult club.
From the time the doors open for dinner until the last pasta dish is served, Carrabba's capacity limit is practically always challenged. The classically comfortable atmosphere draws a constant flow of families, twenty-somethings and big wigs. The food servers are usually knowledgeable and always eager to please. Linger over cappuccino and tiramisu in the dining room, or treat yourself to a show at the dining bar. Here, in front of the exhibition kitchen, you can watch the cooks sauté your Scampi Damian, grill your Chicken Bryan Texas, bake your lasagna or toss your Italian Chicken Pizza. The bar offers beer, wine and the restaurant's signature Carrabba-Rita.