Bohanan's Prime Steaks and Seafood
Bohanan's Prime Steaks and Seafood

Bohanan's Prime Steaks and Seafood

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Website: http://www.bohanans.com/
  • Phone: 2104722600
  • Hours of Operation:
    Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:00am - 2:00pm; Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm, Friday & Saturday: 5:00pm - 11:00pm, Sunday: 5:00pm - 9:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Diners Club,Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Seafood, Steakhouse, Contemporary American
  • Executive Chef: Mark Bohanan / Owner
  • Dress Code: Business Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Chef's Table, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Private Room, Takeout, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Entertainment: Enjoy live entertainment from South Texas Jazz on Friday & Saturday Evenings!

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Navarro or Saint Mary's
  • Public Transit: Bohanan's is located in the center of downtown San Antonio; walking distance from most downtown hotels and conveniently located to city's public transportation.
  • Parking: Valet
  • Parking Details: Curbside valet available. Valet service will be added to the final bill.
A word from Bohanan's Prime Steaks and Seafood
Bohanan’s fame is founded on sublimely tender prime beef grilled over fragrant mesquite wood. Enjoy extraordinarily delicious Akaushi beef, Chef/Owner Mark Bohanan’s large custom cuts of prime aged corn-fed beef, succulent seafood flown in fresh daily, and spectacular table-side desserts flambé. Imbibe a classic cocktail at the first-floor Bar at Bohanan’s, then join us upstairs for the best steak you’ve ever eaten. Located in a historic building in downtown San Antonio about a block from the River Walk. AAA Four Diamond rating and Wine Spectator’s Best of Award of Excellence.
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  • Diners' Choice WinnerBest Food
Bohanan's Prime Steaks and Seafood reviews from OpenTable diners
325 reviews since May 22, 2014
Overall Rating4.7
  • Food4.7
    Service4.7
  • Ambiance4.6
    Noise LevelModerate
96% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
special occasion (274)romantic (218)notable wine list (196)fit for foodies (112)vibrant bar scene (80)good for groups (65)neighborhood gem (51)hot spot (48)scenic view (40)late-night find (28)great for lunch (17)kid-friendly (11)great for brunch (7)great for outdoor dining (3)Show More
  • Great food & service, but pricey!
    HardtoPleaseVIP
    Dined on 9/17/2014
    Had a great meal with great service, but be ready to pay for it.
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/17/2014
    The staff was very professional and attentive. We enjoyed the evening very much.
    Special Features:
    notable wine list, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2013
    Dined on 9/16/2014
    We live in Boerne and get to San Antonio only on occasion. We keep going back to Bohanan's because it is amazing. It never disappoints.
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Good Evening
    OpenTable Diner Since 2012
    Dined on 9/15/2014
    I have eaten at Bohanan's several times and it never disappoints. The service and food were great as usual.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, hot spot, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • 5 Star Restaurant!
    Dstringy1979
    Dined on 9/14/2014
    The best steaks, atmosphere, friendliness and attentiveness by far. Expect to pay generously, but it's worth every cent. Our wait staff was incredible! Thank you so much!
    Special Features:
    notable wine list, romantic, scenic view, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Outstanding Experience
    OpenTable Diner Since 2008
    Dined on 9/14/2014
    Although it's about a 2 1/2 hour drive, we chose Bohanan's to celebrate a milestone birthday. The entire experience was everything we'd hoped for. We shared a divine Caprese Salad, each ordered a steak, & shared 2 sides. The steaks were wonderfully flavored, even without the Bearnaise Sauce we ordered. The Lobster Creamed Corn is delicious, unique & not to be missed! As much as we would have loved to try a dessert, we had to pass. Next time, we'll share only 1 side (the corn!), & save room for a dessert, The wine list is extensive, & the wait staff superb. Truly a gem!
    Special Features:
    notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Anniversary
    Littlet
    Dined on 9/13/2014
    Perfect anniversary dinner for my wife & I. Our guest loved the food and wine.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for lunch, hot spot, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • You wont be disappointed!!
    Cheryl
    Dined on 9/13/2014
    We went to Bohanan's after a disappointing visit to another neighborhood "steak house". Bohanan's was 110% hands down. The candied jalapenos over whipped cream cheese complementary appetizer was so good we have Googled how to make it! We had the Akauski beef filet mignons (well worth the money), creamed spinach and au gratin potatoes. Topped off with table side made bananas foster. If you are in San Antonio, take the time to eat here.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, hot spot, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, scenic view, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Amazing!!!!
    FooMannChew
    Dined on 9/12/2014
    Amazing doesn't really do Bohanan's justice, but it is as close as I can find. My Wife and I went here to celebrate our 5th anniversary and were blown away by the service, the food, and everything overall! We had an amazing meal, with a dry aged steak that was ridiculously good, asparagus and sauteed mushrooms that were to die for, and finished it off with strawberries imperial (Dinner and a Show!!) I cannot say enough great things about our experience at Bohanan's. Just awesome! After dinner we were on our way out, and found a live band in the bar that we had to sit and enjoy while having a few drinks, and found the same level of service in the bar as was in the dining. What a great night!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, late-night find, notable wine list, romantic, scenic view, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Bone in NewYork
    gevo
    Dined on 9/12/2014
    Bone in New York, Best steak I've ever had, and I've had some great ones. My wife had the AKAUSHI New York. It was excellent, but a bit underwhelming. Our server, Michael, was extraordinary. I also had an Old Fashion cocktail made with Templeton rye.... sublime.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Could be great!
    xburbVIP
    Dined on 9/12/2014
    We were in San Antonio overnight and decided to eat on the River Walk so we chose Bohanan's and we were very pleased. I had the ribeye and my wife the mahi, both were fantastic. The only problem was with the service, it was not worthy of anything but a fair review.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • This place was incredible!
    OpenTable Diner Since 2010
    Dined on 9/11/2014
    When on vacation we rely on open table to choose the restaurants we eat at. Bohana's had awesome reviews. So glad we were able to experience such great atmosphere, service, dinner and dessert!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Local doesn't mean good
    OpenTable Diner Since 2006VIP
    Dined on 9/10/2014
    Decided to try this steakhouse over The Palm Steakhouse because it was local. I was traveling on business, so luckily cost wasn't much of an issue. The steaks were fair at best. We both ordered the bone-in ribeye ($20 more expensive than The Palm next door) and the flavor was bland and ordinary. On the other hand, service was very good and Chimay on tap was good. Went to The Palm the next day for lunch because I was so dissatisfied.
    Special Features:
    notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • 11oz fillet
    NelsonVIP
    Dined on 9/10/2014
    Cooked rare to perfection as requested. What a beautiful piece of meat from the Allen Bros. folks. The wife had oysters, lightly breaded, and absolutely mouth-watering. The servings are large here. A little loud in the dining room but we could carry on a conversation with our friends. Our server(s) were very attentive and took great care of us. Thank you for a special evening.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Fantastic
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/6/2014
    My wife and I went here for her birthday. Outstanding. Crab cake was amazing.
    Special Features:
    notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • ambomb
    Dined on 9/6/2014
    We absolutely loved the atmosphere and scenic view of the restaurant. The food was outstanding, especially the filet mignon. It was just as the server described-it literally melted in my mouth. The servers were very friendly and attentive. Cannot wait to go back!
    Special Features:
    good for groups, notable wine list, romantic, scenic view, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • My Favorite Restaurant!
    Evan
    Dined on 9/5/2014
    My experience was spectacular! We were greeted by the hostess,headed upstairs to our table (which was the best seat in the house)which was recently remodeled.Once we finished dinner our waiter comes by with a cart for the banana fosters. While I was busy recording the finale of the flame, our waiter was getting the dessert prepared on the plate at this time I was too busy posting on my social media to not even notice the BIG FINALE that would be the happiest day of my life! My boyfriend grabbed this beautiful box got down on his knee and began to express his love and asked me to marry him! Of course I said yes and the entire restaurant went in an uproar!Now I know that the entire staff was helping my now fiancé plan this wonderful night!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, hot spot, late-night find, notable wine list, romantic, scenic view, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
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    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • We were in town from boston and
    OpenTable Diner Since 2008VIP
    Dined on 9/5/2014
    Wanted a great meal and we were not disappointed. Unbelievable service, awesome food and a great wine list. One of our waiters, Patrick was exceptional - he made the evening a dining experience that we will remember. I highly recommend!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • goldken1
    Dined on 9/4/2014
    The Caesar salad was wilted and small. The steaks were outstanding. Worst thing is we had to wait almost an hour between the salad and main course.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
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    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great Place
    Thefood
    Dined on 9/3/2014
    Love this place I would recommend it to everyone. . ........ ....
    Special Features:
    good for groups, hot spot, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Amazing dinner
    Yesenia35
    Dined on 9/2/2014
    Had the best steak. Great place for a romantic dinner date. Great service, probably the best service I've had and will definitely be back again. Mr. Mo was super attentive to us. Cory the bartender made us delicious drinks. Think you guys
    Special Features:
    hot spot, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Best in Texas
    Terri1234
    Dined on 9/2/2014
    I cannot think of any restaurant that could beat Bohanans - the look the feel the food the service. It is my favorite place in San Antonio.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, hot spot, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great Dining
    lovie
    Dined on 8/31/2014
    A friend and I had dine there before so we decided our next trip to SA we would take our husbands and they enjoyed it.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, late-night find, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Upscale and classic steakhouse
    plugnickle
    Dined on 8/30/2014
    Exceptional attentive table service, lovely atmosphere, dressy but still relaxed and fun. I had the small filet and my husband had the bone in rib eye. The steaks absolutely lived up to their reputation. Steak fries with truffle oil, house salad, lobster creamed corn, French onion soup... We loved everything. Pricey but well worth the $$$.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Bohanan's
    OpenTable Diner Since 2013
    Dined on 8/29/2014
    There seemed to be miscommunication amongst the servers, our before dinner drinks were to be added to the final bill as was discussed when we arrived. Rather, two different servers came to our table as we were enjoying our dinner and demanded $10.00 dollars for the drinks rather than just add it to the final bill. Thought that could have been handled more professionally as we did spend $200.00 dollars for dinner, the wait staff is very inexperienced for the most part.
    Special Features:
    vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great food and experience!
    mjc2015
    Dined on 8/29/2014
    If you are looking for a nice restaurant for a special occasion (and don't mind spending a lot of money), then this is the perfect place! The people were wonderful and the food was excellent. We did not have a single bad thing to say about our experience!
    Special Features:
    notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great
    OpenTable Diner Since 2013
    Dined on 8/29/2014
    We have eaten at Bohanan's many times and each and everytime the food, atmosphire and service out does the time before. The service at Bohanan's is one of the best we have every had and they treat you as though there is no other patrons around. We would suggest anyone for a special occasion or just a night at the riverwalk to try Bohanan's!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, scenic view, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Simply Awesome!
    cjrod
    Dined on 8/29/2014
    My wife and I visited Bohanan's for our five year anniversary. We had a wonderful dining experience...maybe the best we've ever had. The service, atmosphere, and food were all top notch. We will definitely be going back when we have the opportunity.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for lunch, hot spot, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • D. Rocha
    Rockfish
    Dined on 8/28/2014
    I have dined at Bohanan's several times and I have never been disappointed. Their service is impeccable, the ambiance is 5 star and the steaks are top of the line. They have a very comprehensive wine list and their wine prices are in line with other restaurants of similar caliber. Their off the menu steaks are a must and the flambéed strawberries are prepared table side along with vanilla icecream making for a very delectable dessert. All in all I highly recommend this restaurant.
    Special Features:
    notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Elegant dining!
    Dlyn9
    Dined on 8/27/2014
    The service was outstanding, the food was delicious, and the dining area was very elegant. All diners receive their candied jalapenos on cream cheese with butter toast, and fresh bread with butter. For those who don't like meat, they have a vegetarian platter that was enormous. My husband had the chicken with goat cheese mashed potatoes. Delicious. We ended the meal with Cream Brule, also, excellent. After our meal, we sent to the first floor and listen to the Jim Cullum Jazz band, which is a must see. It was a wonderful evening I would highly recommend.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Wonderful Anniversary Celebration
    OpenTable Diner Since 2011
    Dined on 8/26/2014
    This was a wonderful experience for our 19th wedding anniversary. Our waiter paid attention to great detail to make our evening a special one. The food was outstanding and we had the time of our lives! This is a perfect place for a celebration! Loved it!
    Special Features:
    notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
  • INCREDIBLE!
    Jamma
    Dined on 8/26/2014
    . We have been trying many different restaurants throughout the San Antonio area and I have to say it is definitely one of the best, if not the best. The food was delicious, the service attentive and the ambiance was terrific. We sat at the bar for a drink before dinner, the bartender (Clint) made us wonderful margaritas that we don't often find in even good restaurants. We order salads (house and spinach) and both were excellent. My husband ordered snapper with crab and scallops and I ordered the tenderloin and a baked potato. I ordered the potato with all the trimmings but there was too much sour cream for my liking. But that was my fault because I should have asked for light sour cream. We were so full we didn't order dessert.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Bohanans is overpriced
    Skier
    Dined on 8/26/2014
    Bohanans is a high-quality steak house that provides exceptional service. Steaks are good, but overall, the place is overpriced in my opinion.
    Special Features:
    notable wine list, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Best ever
    DinnerBratt
    Dined on 8/23/2014
    Seriously dinner combination of food and ambiance we have ever had (and we like to eat!) Terrific date / anniversary place.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, late-night find, scenic view, hot spot, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • OUTSTANDING!!!!
    DannyRenae
    Dined on 8/23/2014
    Our experience with Bohanan's was fabulous!!!! They made sure that you were definitely wined and dined!!! We would not hesitate to go back!!! WE LOVED EVERYTHING ABOUT IT!!!!
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, scenic view
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Slow!
    DallasDiner
    Dined on 8/21/2014
    It took an hour to get our food. I find this unacceptable. The starter was nice. We never got any butter for our rolls. The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge was fun to watch, but took chefs away from preparing meals.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great Dining Experience
    Firsttimr
    Dined on 8/20/2014
    We were celebrating out anniversary and they really made it special. There were rose petals on the table and comped us two glasses of champagne. I can't say enough about the crab cakes. They were nearly all crab and very generous portions. The greek and wedge salads were amazing and the presentation was perfection. My husband had the rib eye and said is was very good and tender. Our waiter was wonderful and said he loved what he did and had worked there for three years. Fabulous service making our evening a perfect eventing.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Tim1
    Dined on 8/20/2014
    The food was delicious , the best steak ever. Excellent service, Mo and Jo were great. Planning on coming again soon. Thank you
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic, special occasion, great for lunch, late-night find, scenic view, hot spot, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Great place
    lennyb459
    Dined on 8/20/2014
    Good was great but the service was impeccable. They even held our leftovers for us in their fridge until after the show at the majestic.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, late-night find, scenic view, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • dinetime
    Dined on 8/18/2014
    Service was great! Food was cooked just the way we wanted it. Good selection on menu.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.