146 E Houston St San AntonioTX78205
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Welcome to cenar Restaurant where tantalizing food, hip design and service with style await you! Lisa Wong (of Rosario's fame), and her business partner Pete Selig (of Biga & Maverick fame), joined forces in 2005 to launch cenar one of the largest and most innovative contemporary Mexican restaurants and bars on the River Walk. Guests will enjoy a modern take on Texas regional Mexican dishes...
by opentable on September 28, 2019 from opentable


Look Good:
Visitors and locals alike will love an after-dinner stroll along the Riverwalk.
by Citysearch on April 21, 2009 from Citysearch
When to Go:
Visit the Houston Street level bar for cocktails, a late dinner or a happening nightlife scene. The bar features a DJ Thursday through Saturday.
by Citysearch on April 21, 2009 from Citysearch

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Great place:
I love the atmosphere at Acenar. You can sit out on the patio area, which is right on the riverwalk. The food is great. I love the guacamole that is made fresh tableside. The food is really delicious.
by kristinacombs on June 19, 2012

Editorial Reviews

A local "favorite", this "hipster" Mexican beyond the "touristy" part of the River Walk features a spacious patio that's lots of "fun"; expect a "modern" setting and an "inventive Nuevo-Tex" menu (with tableside guacamole) washed down with "amazing" cocktails.
by zagat on July 23, 2013 from zagat
Acenar Restaurant Review:
Ácenar’s modern Tex-Mex label applies equally to the setting and the food, with the former frequently more consistent. But there are flashes of distinction, including lunch options such as the Gulf crab tinga tacos. Check out the duck tinga chalupas with chorizo as well. Lettuce cups filled with a chipotle- and tamarind-accented picadillo are a recommended starter at dinner, and this is one of...
by gayot on November 03, 2011 from gayot
Innovative Mexican cuisine and exceptional riverfront seating.:
In Short
Vibrant red- and orange-toned walls and wood-framed windows add to the modern ambiance of this multi-level restaurant. Take a seat on the terrace--featuring the largest amount of...
by by Contributor at Citysearch on September 08, 2004 from Citysearch

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Acenar. 1 like · 21 were here. Mexican Restaurant
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