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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Restaurant
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“Well normally have a DJ nightly. it’s on the Bayside so you will have nice water views”
  • 38 locals recommend
Bar
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“Famous for their live music and fireworks during the summer nights! Enjoy a drink and great views of the ocean.”
  • 38 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“If you take a trip to the beach and looking for some good seafood. This is one of our stops when we go. Good food. Good price. Good portions. ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“One of the best breakfasts on the island. They have the best selection of coffee and specialty breakfast drinks. They were voted as having the cleanest kitchen on the island. ”
  • 36 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Right on the beach in San Padre Island. They have a local band Pelican West which plays live music. They always get the crowd involved in the entertainment. While at Wanna wanna you can walk right onto the beach and see the wonderful scenes .”
  • 28 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“They have the best beer & wine selection on the island. They get really busy on the weekends, so go there during the week.”
  • 29 locals recommend
Dive Bar
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“Good afternoon spot to watch the sunset too! Good people watching and I've been there many times when the crowd dances.”
  • 31 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“If you are in the mood for fish or shrimp. Don't go there too late, they close around 8pm. Try their blackened shrimp tacos.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“This is one of the very best places on the island for fresh seafood and fine dining. Highly recommend!! ”
  • 17 locals recommend
Bar
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“They brew their own beer and it's very good. Buy a growler and get it filled during the Happy Hour. Take growler home for souvenir or donate it back when you are done with it. They have an upstairs party area and a patio but sometime they close it if it's not busy. ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“They have a long pier that kids enjoy to run around on and The Pirate Ship makes couple of stops there to provide short entertainment for the kids. You can sit outside and we normally see dolphins while eating! ”
  • 17 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“If you are looking for entertainment for the kids try Pirates Landing in Port Isabel. The food is pretty good and the kids love the atmosphere. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Steakhouse
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“Great place to have a nice steak with family and friends. Located on the Bay side of the island. Make sure to make a reservation before.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Café
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“Fabulous breakfast with gourmet coffee. Beans are imported and ground in-house.”
  • 11 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Really awesome place for catching sunsets over the bay - they have great outdoor seating and live bands all weekend. Still within walking distance if you don't have a car - probably about a 10-15 minute walk.”
  • 15 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Extensive selection of seafood, burgers & steaks, some with a cajun twist. Arguably the best fried shrimp on the island, and their stuffed crabs are great! For a large appetite, the whole, deep-fried red snapper is incredible.”
  • 10 locals recommend