Port Aransas Restaurants

Port Aransas, Texas has a fun and exciting restaurant scene filled with fabulous coastal cuisine. Dining in this Texas Gulf Coast community is all about fresh seafood and an open-air, relaxed atmosphere. From sandy-floored beachside cafés to romantic candle-lit restaurants, Port Aransas has a variety of dining options. Visitors can dine in flip-flops and swimsuits or put on your best attire for an upscale, special meal. You will find it all in Port Aransas, Texas.

Dining out is an important part of your Texas vacation, and the variety of Port Aransas restaurants and eateries will help make your vacation even more memorable. You can enjoy everything from pasta, steaks, barbecue, pizza, burgers, Mexican and Cajun food. But the specialty in this Gulf Coast resort town is fresh and delicious seafood, prepared every different way you could imagine. It is likely that it will be the best seafood you have ever experienced!

Delicious Seafood in Port AransasIf you are looking for beautiful views while you are eating or a cocktail to enjoy while watching the sunset, you'll be glad to know that many of the Port Aransas restaurants offer views of the waterfront. Restaurants such as Trout Street Bar and Grill, Fin's Grill and Icehouse, and Virginia's on the Bay will please your palate and your senses with delectable food and beautiful harbor or oceanfront views. When you are tired of seafood, Venetian Hot Plate is a great spot for upscale Italian food and a stocked wine cellar, and there is even a German restaurant in the city, Marcel's, for something a little unique during your gulf coast vacation. Port Aransas also has wonderful bakeries and cafés, like Bundy's, serving delicious cakes and baked goods, as well as breakfast, lunch, and coffee drinks.

Many of the Port Aransas restaurants entertain guests with live music and games as well. And of course, the fun always continues after dinner, as people looking for after hours' fun with find many great options for Port Aransas nightlife. There is an array of funky bars and taverns as well as happening clubs. There are plenty of great places in Port Aransas to enjoy a cocktail or get your groove on after the sun goes down.

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We recommend these Restaurants in Port Aransas

Fins Grill & Icehouse - Best Seafood & Burgers in Town. Awesome Water View with deck seating.  We have a variety of entrees including our 1/2 pound Angus burgers, chicken specials and our "famous" fresh catch of the day that includes the freshest fish and shrimp on the Island. 
420 Cotter, (361) 749-TOGO (8646)

Castaway’s prides itself on hand battered fried seafood made to order, whether it’s your catch or ours. Over the years, the menu has expanded to offer something for everyone; from corn dogs and chicken strips for the little sailors to Angus Rib Eyes and pasta dishes. We bake the breads for our Po-Boys daily, make an excellent Gumbo, and serve the BEST, shell on, Jumbo Grilled Shrimp, seasoned with our own secret “Chef’s Choice” seasoning.
320 N. Alister St., (361) 749-2667 or (361) 749-5394

wildhorse saloon, port aransas texas At the Wild Horse Saloon & Grill, come enjoy our laid back atmosphere and hospitality. Enjoy great food, hanging out with friendly people while drinking the coldest beer on the Island. Who says you can't have amazing food in a saloon....Moderately Famous Hand-made burgers, amazing pizzas, fresh-cut fries, freshly grilled chicken and fish sandwiches, monster hot wings and homemade fried pickles!! All freshly made to order so stop by and say hello! Check us out on Facebook, Yelp or Google+ !
212 Beach Avenue, (361) 749-0105wildhorse saloon menu
 virginia's on the bay seafood and steak restaurant port aransas

Virginia's on the Bay, on the waterfront in Port Aransas, features Tasty Cuisine on the Texas Coast!. Our two story, open air restaurant will treat you to great food and service, as well as panoramic views of the Port Aransas harbor and Lighthouse, the ship channel, jumping dolphins playing in the wake of the large ocean bound tankers, and awesome sunsets.
815 Trout St. ON THE WATERFRONT (361) 749-4088


At Trout Street Bar and Grill we strive to bring you the very best. Our seafood is the freshest possible; our steaks are U.S.D.A. Certified Choice Beef; and our poultry is ranch raised and of the highest quality. It is our goal to give you an exceptional dining experience in our beautiful yet casual island atmosphere. We hope that you enjoy your meal at Trout Street Bar & Grill and have a pleasant stay in Texas's unique island getaway.
104 W. Cotter, (361) 749-7800


Venetian Hotplate:  Cucina Italiana. Fresh seafood, veal, prime cuts and pastas. Daily features, wine at cellar temperatures. Day of operation: Closed Monday. Price range: $7-$25. Reservations recommended.
232 Beach Street, (361) 749-7617

 bundy's restaurant, port aransas

Bundy's is one of those quaint little places that everyone loves to find, and once found, you come back again and again and, tell everyone you know about it. That is what we strive for Bundys to be....... and that's what it is.......Check us out on Yelp!

112 E White Ave, (361) 749-4BUN

  Jay's Seafood & Spaghetti Works is located in Port Aransas, Texas, a quaint little beach town on the south Texas coast, we offer the very best in seafood, steak, Italian dishes, made-daily soups, made from scratch pizzas, and fresh homemade desserts.
710 Hwy 361, (361) 749-5666
  At Port Aransas Brewing Company our beers are 100% natural - no additives or preservatives because we choose to not filter our beers, you may notice a slight beer haze… fear not!  - Texas Monthly has declared our Stopher Burger as one of the best in the Lone Star State. The magazine’s 31 eaters ranked our very own Stopher Burger No. 44, highest of any burger in the Coastal Bend and South Texas!
429 N. Alister, (361) 749-2739
 moby dick's restaurant port aransas texas Moby Dicks: Whenever the paths of free thinking, passionate and creative individuals cross, it paves the way for phenomenal events to occur! Such is the case of Moby Dick's.
517 South Alister St., (361) 749-9447
 marcel's restaurant port aransas

Marcel's serves seafood, hand-cut steaks and German cuisine. Dinner daily except Wednesday. Beer and wine. Check us out on Facebook, TripAdvisor or Yelp!

905 Hwy 361, (361) 749-5577

  Shell's Restaurant, located "On The Way To The Beach" in Port Aransas, Texas, can be described as a Mecca for both local foodies and tourists seeking seriously good food.
522 E. Avenue G, (361) 749-7621
Port A Pizzaria, Port Aransas Texas Port A Pizzaria offers Pizza, appetizers, calzones and much more.  Dine In -  Carry Out - Delivery. 
407 E. Avenue G., (361) 749-5226

The Pelican Club serves up Port A's finest foods with exciting dishes and unique ambiance. At The Pelican Club, every dish is created using only the freshest, finest ingredients. Our menu changes daily dependent on available fresh cathces of the day. We serve only the choicest cuts of seafood, steaks, and other speciality meats. Our authentic menu and atmosphere create a truly enjoyable dining experience.

914 Tarpon, (361) 749-0580


Corpus Christi Town Club - Fine dining on the Corpus Christi bayfront available to Sandpiper residents & guests exclusively, sponsored by the Sandpiper W.A.Y. program. Business casual attire required, advance reservations recommended.

800 N. Shoreline, 6th floor, downtown Corpus Christi, (361) 880-5777

 coffee waves, port aransas texas

Coffee Waves provides our community with artisan level espresso, fresh roasted drip coffee, baked goods, and Gelato made on-site. Our desire is to create a clean artistic setting while serving as a community hub for people to congregate, study, and relax.

1007 Texas 361, (361) 749-0825


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