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Port Aransas Restaurants & Bars

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

You can enjoy everything from pasta to 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!

If you are looking for beautiful views while you are eating or enjoying a cocktail 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 BBQ and Fried chicken restaurant, MacDaddy’s in Port Aransas. Port Aransas also has wonderful coffee shop at Coffee Waves, enjoy hot or cold drinks as well as a variety of sandwhiches and wraps, pastried and even gelato.

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

Port Aransas Texas has a fantastic variety of things to do for visitors of all ages. Plan Your Beach Vacation to Port Aransas!

Fin's Grill & Icehouse

This waterfront restaurant located next to Deep Sea Headquarters is the perfect place for families and large groups. Great view of the harbor watching the pirate show from the...
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Jay's Seafood & Spaghetti Works

As Port Aransas's most unique dining experience, we offer the very best in seafood, steak, Italian dishes, and pizza, soups, and desserts all made from scratch.
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Macdaddy’s Family Kitchen is home to the island’s best southern comfort food. Here at Macdaddy’s we are serving southern favorites such as fried chicken, fresh seafood, and...
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Barefoot Beans Port A

Sunny days guarantee that our patio will be full of guests enjoying a ice cold nitro brew and other tasty treats. We also offer comfortable swing seating around our bar with free wifi and plenty of outlets!

We pride ourselves on providing organic, fair trade coffee and tea. We work with local roasters and suppliers to obtain the best quality coffee straight to you.
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When it comes to variety, the Black Marlin Bar & Grill has it in spades. Located inside the Palmilla Beach Resort & Golf Club, the Black Marlin features coastal cuisine...
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Bluewater Cowboy Saloon

Bluewater Cowboy is an exceptional restaurant and bar that exceeds expectations for a Port Aransas dining retreat.
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Castaways Seafood & Grill

One of the most-frequented in Port Aransas, Castaways Seafood and Grill has delicious entrees. It's a favorite spot for those looking for incredible food.
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Coach's Island Grill

Traditional breakfast plates, sandwiches, burgers, tacos, seafood and daily/weekily specials; Coach's will have you leaving full and happy!

Did we mention we encourage you to B.Y.O.B at Coach's?

Wanting to stay in but still wanting a delicious meal? The full Menu is also available for DELIVERY during operational hours!
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Coffee Waves

Coffee Waves Port Aransas is truly an unforgettable experience. We feature specialty coffee varietals that rank in the world's top 1% of best coffee. We also feature homemade...
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Grumbles Seafood Co.

One of Port Aransas' newest dining experiences. Highlighting their famous hushpuppies and fried seafood platters as well as a fresh variety of enticing salads and bowls. Of...
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Irie's Island Food

Salads, tacos, eggrols, pigs on a stick, rice plates and appetizers ALL with an island twist and with 13+ homemade SAUCE options alone, you can't go wrong when you order anything at Irie's.

#53 on YELP's top 100 places to eat in the U.S.A.
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Island Cafe & Smokehouse

Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

25 years of awesome service, great food, local hospitality all in one!
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Island Market Smoothie & Juice Bar

Fresh Fruit Smoothies & Smoothie Bowls
Fresh Juices - Fruit Frostyz - Healthy Eats
Organic & Healthy Snacks - Natural Health & Beauty Care
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Island Wine

We serve, and sell only wines from Texas wineries!

Some well known, and some hidden Texas gems!

We also feature Texas Craft Beers!

Relax and enjoy soft music, catch up with friends, play games, or bring your laptop and work ( plug into our USB ports), while you enjoy one of our delicious Cheese& Olive Plates, Hummus, or maybe try some Spinach/Artichoke Dip!

Check out our fun wine themed gifts too!
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Kody's Restuarant & Bar

Mini golf, great food, family fun!

Tasty tacos, salads, prime rib, lunch specials 11am-4pm and ALL you can eat shrimp on Wednesdays @4pm!
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La Playa Mexican Grille

Daily fresh fish specials, Mexican food with an island twist, 70+ tequilas, plus all the mexican classics.
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LeLo's Island Bar & Grill

A family owned and operated tiki bar and grill you don't want to miss. The atmosphere is fun and tropical with some quirky fun decor; an outdoor patio and play area for kids.
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Lisabella's Bistro & Bar

Located inside of the Cinnamon Shore Communiuty, Lisabella's is top-notch, fine dining coastal cuisine. The unique bar, classy setting and delectable menu is sure to not disappoint.
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Miss K's Bistro & Catering

The ultimate lunch stop in Port Aransas fulfilling comfort food cravings on the coast! Everything home cooked from tuna salad, quiche, wraps, sandwiches, cupcakes, macaroons and homemade soup just to name a few. Miss K's also offers catering services as well as premade to-go stick in the oven dinners for when you just don't feel like cookin'.
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Moby Dicks

Whenever the paths of free thinking, passionate and creative individuals cross, it paves the way for phonomenal events to occur! Such is the case of Moby Dick's.

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Port "A" Pizzeria

Family-friendly pizzeria offering an all-day buffet, plus menu dining, video games & draft beer. Open Late!
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It takes more than exquisite cooking to make a memorable meal. We at Roosevelt's believe an intimate atmosphere in the right location, personal and attentive service and great company are what separates a delicious dinner from an unforgettable experience.
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Shell's Pasta & Seafood

Fabulous pasta and coastal favorite dishes with an island twist, Shell's is a well known staple for residents of Port A since 1996.
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Stingray's Taphouse & Grill

Every day is game day at Stingrays Taphouse and Grill, an industrial-chic elite sports bar that provides the ‘raving fans’ a unique dining and entertaining experience. It is...
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Taquiera San Juan

"The best Mexican food north of the border!"
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The Crazy Cajun

Cajun seafood, island style. Need we say more?!
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The Gaff

Pirate themed bar with freshly made pizza, calzones, subs, beer, wine & sangria!

Slot machines, Belt sander races, chicken bingo, darts, live music & more!

Belt Sander Races 2nd & 4th Saturday of each month.
Chicken Bingo 1st Saturday of the month from Nov.- Apr.
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The Phoenix

Chef Tiana Worsham invites you to experience fine dining at The Phoenix. Fine quality cuisine prepared daily with indoor and outdoor seating options.
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Tortuga's Saltwater Grill

A classy, family friendly restaurant serving fresh seafood and prime steaks. Our chef driven cuisine offers a unique take on dishes from around the globe.
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Trout Street Bar & Grill

Enjoy fantastic views of the ship channel and marina while dining in or outside at Trout Street Bar & Grill.
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Venetian Hot Plate

The Venetian Hot Plate offers quality cuisine and a quaint, yet energetic atmosphere, bringing a touch of Italy to this casual island in South Texas.
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Virginia's On The Bay

Seafood, steaks & fried favorites on the harbor. Fantastic harbor views and setting, Virginia's will give you the Port Aransas vibe and put you on "island time".
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Winton's Island Candy

Year after year since 1995, our candy, caramel and creamy fudge have kept customers coming back for more.
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