We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bob Hall Pier

Other
Improve this listing
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Padre Balli Park, Corpus Christi, TX
Phone Number: (361)949-8558
Activities: Fishing
Description: Pier that is open to the public 24 hours a day for fishing

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 138 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 43
    Excellent
  • 52
    Very good
  • 32
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Fishing

This is the place for pier fishing. Lots of space on the Pier, and plenty of locals. Fishing was very good the night we went. We did not fish, but walked out to watch others fish... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
jojopennyjosh
,
Olten, Switzerland
Add Photo

138 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Your overall rating of this attraction
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
Olten, Switzerland
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

This is the place for pier fishing. Lots of space on the Pier, and plenty of locals. Fishing was very good the night we went. We did not fish, but walked out to watch others fish. There was a bar next door, but we did not feel comfortable hanging out there.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Corpus Christi, Texas
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

I have been fishing on Bob Hall Pier since it was made of wood and had shark hanging posts near the ramp entrance, If you want to catch a variety of fish Bob Hall Pier is the place to be!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Livingston, Montana, United States
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

Loved the convenience of the free parking, covered picnic table, and nearby snack/convenience building. Had a wonderful day!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Fort Worth, Texas
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

I seaweed was terrible last year. At least Bob Hall pier pushed theirs into one area, The other beaches left it, I would and will come back this year.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Boerne, Texas
Top Contributor
93 reviews 93 reviews
22 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

We were visiting from out of town and came to this pier because they offered fishing pole rentals. The pier was fine however the rental price per pole was $22. In order to walk onto the pier, there is an admission fee of a couple of dollars which is nice when you are fishing to keep down traffic. Parking is... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Kansas City,MO
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

I have fished this pier a number of times since 1990 and have never been disappointed. God provides some of the best sunrises and sunsets! Caught a lot of speck trout, red and sharks.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Corpu
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
9 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

A long extended pier reaching into the blue Gulf of Mexico. Don't miss a stroll out to the end and see what the fisherman are catching.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Mansfield, Texas
Top Contributor
125 reviews 125 reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Seeing the sign prohibiting alcohol was refreshing. 15 feet later 12 beer bottles lined the pier floor ant walking to the T i counted a combination of cans and bottles totaling 38! Then being there before 7:30 am had to go back pay and get stamped. There were 6 guys together drinking beer and fishing about 20 rods yet 2... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Tacoma, Washington
Top Contributor
73 reviews 73 reviews
16 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

The pier costs $2 to enter and is fun to see fish being caught and surfers doing their thing. Grab a bruger and a beer at Mikel May's at the beginning of the pier. Delicious.

Was this review helpful? Yes 5
Casper, Wyoming
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

This was a pretty place to come to. I loved that you could fish off this pier. I find it funny though that you have to pay to be on the pier. Everyone there was friendly and seemed to be having a good time with there families.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Bob Hall Pier also viewed

Corpus Christi, Texas Gulf Coast
Corpus Christi, Texas Gulf Coast
 
Corpus Christi, Texas Gulf Coast
Corpus Christi, Texas Gulf Coast
 

Been to Bob Hall Pier? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Bob Hall Pier

Address: Address: Padre Balli Park, Corpus Christi, TX
Phone Number: (361)949-8558
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Corpus Christi

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Bob Hall Pier and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question
San Antonio, Texas
4 months ago

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Bob Hall Pier staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?