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Address: 8 Bell Street, Port Lavaca, TX 77979
Phone Number: (361) 552-5350
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5:30 am - 12:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 5:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 am - 12:00 pm

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I didn't come to fish

Well, I was looking for the old ghost town and wandered into this place. I wasn't here to fish, so I can provide no comments on that. The old town site is probably the most... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed September 26, 2015
Honey Grove, Texas
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Honey Grove, Texas
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207 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2015

Well, I was looking for the old ghost town and wandered into this place. I wasn't here to fish, so I can provide no comments on that. The old town site is probably the most interesting place on this stretch of coast - but that is just my opinion.

2 Thank BobShelton
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015 via mobile

Luvd that u can bring ur own ice chest, music was great (Live music Fri & Sat), papa was decent. U can bring ur rods & for $5 u can fish off the pier. Friendly staff.

1 Thank April G
Port O'Connor, Texas, United States
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20 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

Wonderful, shabby, oldtime bathhouse and store. Out in back they have a covered concrete patio, where you can sit, drink beer, and have a burger or side orders , watch the boats,and talk to people. You can even bring a fishing rod and for about five bucks, you can fish from it.

Thank Marilyn M
Granville, Ohio
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27 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

First of all, don't be confused. This is truly a fishing marina, made for fishing, so don't expect a fancy place with fancy food. This makes it a great place to sit and relax on the water. On occasion there are bands, which does make for a fun atmosphere--but again, it's a fishing marina. The store front is a perk--they... More 

Thank livinoh
Jacksonville, Texas
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10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

A great place for fishing. The staff and everyone there, including other fishermen/women were very friendly and helpful. A very casual laid back atmosphere, and someone is always quick to grab a net and help land a catch. The food is good, and reasonably priced.

Thank Sheila J
Port Lavaca, Texas
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67 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

The hamburgers are good. It's fun to sit outside and watch people fish. Right on the water, great views. There is live music occasionally on Friday and Saturday evenings.

2 Thank Lisa D
Prosper, Texas, United States
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20 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

The town is a super dive in terms of accommodations and attractions. They were marketing recently that everything is revamped, so I can't imagine what it looked like prior. The only thing I saw that seemed interesting is some decent houses with private piers that could be rented. I thought maybe one of those with some buddies might be fun... More 

6 Thank Chester J
San Antonio, Texas
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

A few buddies and I drove down from San Antonio for a night of fishing. It was a LONG 3 hour drive through too many FM's and not much else. Once we got to the marina around 930 on a Saturday night the parking lot was full. We purchased our $5 passes and went out the the patio/pier area. Although... More 

4 Thank AlamoCity_Rob
Lott, Texas
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28 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Sleepy little fishing community with marina, RV and camping facilities. I plan to come back and bring the boat to do some fishing.

3 Thank Lisa H
Austin, Texas
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173 reviews
82 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

It's very historic but there isn't much here to attract anyone, save the prospect of fishing. The store and pier are adequate but there is N O T H I N G else, save a collection of private residences, which vary from fairly expensive construction to the older mobile home surrounded by a chain link fence. The town/area has been... More 

4 Thank falconfling1

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