Where to Eat?

Sea Ranch

South Padre Island
Excellent cocktail bar and first class fish dishes and steaks. always friendly!

Burger Fi

South Padre Island
Great freshly made burgers with healthy choices and the best drinks range of any burger joint. Great dessert choices.

Las Tortuga’s and Joe’s Oyster Bar

Port Isabel
2 seafood and shrimp restaurants that also sells fresh seafood for you to cook. Both excellent and fresh look for the Nathans Plate at Joe’s Oyster Bar – great value

Ceviche Ceviche

South Padre Island
Small and excellent – best Ceviche in the Rio Grande Valley made fresh in front of your eyes. best order to go as seating very limited.


South Padre Island
Favorite all time for breakfast and lunch close at 2pm Excellent service and food along with Prickly Pear Mimosas – the only way to start your vacation!

Parrot Eyes

South Padre Island
After you have caught your fish anywhere on the Island we recommend this kitchen to prepare it – especially for Mexican style plates – always excellent – Great bar too!

Porky’s Pit

South Padre Island
When planning your perfect day, look no further than us. Real Pit Smoked BBQ lovers beware…you’re in for a tasty surprise.

Kellys Irish Pub

South Padre Island
Good draft beers and a selection of Irish delicacies with a Texas twist. Good TV and pool haunt and they know what Soccer is! – football

Padre Island Brewing Company

South Padre Island
The islands only craft beer pub with great food and first class beer – great local business supporters and a fun place for lunch and dinner.


South Padre Island
Great Italian food and service with a smile always. Good bar with a large specialty beer selections and also a Pizza to go service. if you have a favorite dish and don’t see it – ask!

Davy Jones Ice Cream

Port Isabel
Check this out for Fudge, Saltwater Taffy, real Milk shakes made with Ice cream, Shaved ice and a great selection of fresh ice Cream. Awesome while shopping lighthouse square in Port Isabel


South Padre Island & Port Isabel
if you’ve never been to Texas – its Tradition! – go check it out – awesome burgers everything is cooked fresh and, Jalapeno Cheddar biscuits with sausage and egg.. – did i mention they have the best straws for building Sandcastles?

The Pearl

South Padre Island
The Seafood Buffet on Friday nights is amazing and Sunday Brunch is a classy treat for everyone – make sure you are there early for both – always popular at this great island hotel with a beach view while you dine!