Very New American Cuisine on the San Antonio Riverwalk

Very New American Cuisine on the San Antonio Riverwalk

Welcome to Fine Dining on the San Antonio Riverwalk

203 S. St. Mary’s Street
San Antonio, Texas 78205

Welcome to San Antonio’s favorite fine dining on the Riverwalk.  We are currently open 5 nights a week and will expand our schedule once we are able to fully staff.

Dining Room Open              Tuesday-Sunday 5pm

Valentine's Day Info   

“Biga is a must for visiting and local foodies alike...”
Texas Monthly

Private Dining Rooms

Take a video tour of our private dining spaces.

Private Dining Rooms Seating Capacities

Espada RoomDinner - 12
Cypress CornerDinner - 50
Capistrano Room
295 SF
Classroom - 20
Imperial Table - 20
Dining - 20
Reception - 30
San José Room
765 SF
Classroom - 60
Dining - 60
Reception - 90
Alamo Room
740 SF
Classroom - 60
Dining - 60
Reception - 90
River Terrace Room
2400 SF (inside)
(third floor)
Dining - 230
Reception - 400
River Terrace Room
2500 SF (outside)
Atrium Area
1500 SF
Reception - 125

Small Groups

For more intimate gatherings, the Espada Room seats twelve. Cypress Corner, tucked away behind our elegant bar area, seats up to 50 and captures its own corner of River Walk views.

Larger Groups

The Capistrano, Alamo, and San Jose Rooms offer individual or combined options for up to 200 guests, with the added ambience of river terrace access from the Capistrano and San José rooms. For the ultimate in flexibility, any two, or all three of the Capistrano, Alamo, and San Jose Rooms may be combined together for large dining groups, receptions and dance floors. Floor to ceiling glass offer expansive River Walk views. Sophisticated finishes, lighting, and décor provide a contemporary chic.

Grand Gatherings

For the grandest events, the River Terrace Room offers sweeping views into the city skyline and the San Antonio River Walk. Our third floor facilities easily accommodate parties of 230 to 400, with completely private wrap-around outdoor terrace.

Wedding Celebrations

A toast to the happy couple! Biga on the Banks offers the picture-perfect venue for a wedding celebration. From twelve guests to 400, our Special Events team makes it all look so easy, seamlessly coordinating flowers, décor and linens, and presenting multiple courses with precision timing. Biga on the Banks has unmatched views of the city skyline and River Walk from the third-floor River Terrace Room and wraparound open-air River Terrace.

Uniquely San Antonio: River Cruiser Tours

For the truly defining River Walk moment, consider arriving by open-air river cruiser. Then, enjoy signature cocktails and hors d’oeuvres on our semi-private terrace overlooking our quiet bend of the River Walk, a uniquely San Antonio way to welcome your guests.

Catering and Special Events Director Perny Shea is available to coordinate the details of your unique event, including audio-visual entertainment and decorating requests. Contact Special Events at 210-225-0722 ext 12, or click here to email us.

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partn1Highest Zagat restaurant rating on the San Antonio Riverwalk. 


Biga on the Banks has enjoyed Diner’s Choice honors since 2009.


A coveted star rating and high praise for Chef Owner Bruce Auden.

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“Excellent service...” Raves and reviews from over 500 Biga guests.

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