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Fins Grill and Icehouse

420 W Cotter Ave, Unit A, Port Aransas, TX 78373
(361) 749-8646
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Ranked #45 of 73 Restaurants in Port Aransas
Cuisines: Seafood
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
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Sala Baganza
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208 reviews 208 reviews
168 restaurant reviews
277 helpful votes 277 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

Good beer, fast service, good nachos with chicken, wonderful location and fair price. What do you want more? Restrooms a bit more fragrant, maybe...

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Victoria, Texas
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48 reviews 48 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 NEW

Small parking lot but was able to find a spot on a Saturday night. We had about a 25 minute wait for a party of 6but was able to grab a seat at the bar. Bar tenders were friendly. Fabulous mojiotos. I had fried shrimp and they were over fried. Husband had coconut shrimp salad and shrimp were a little... More

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McKinney, Texas
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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 NEW

Didn't hear too many people recommend Fin's but we had a great experience. We sat outside and watched the boats, our server was perfect, and we loved what we ordered. For an appetizer we had calamari and for entrees my husband and I split the seafood nachos and my son had the grilled shrimp platter. The nachos were very good.... More

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Bitburg, Germany
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163 reviews 163 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I'd eaten here a year ago and loved it, so this year returned expecting the same experience. I suspect there is new management, as the restaurant has really gone downhill in a year's time. There was food on the floor that wasn't cleaned the entire time I was there, staff confused about where orders should go, and food that took... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

The location is great. We sat outside and had a great view however the food was not worth the price. Seafood didn't taste fresh and was bland. Our server was nice but we did have to wait a bit just for extra condiments. Won't be going back.

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austin texas
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72 reviews 72 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Stopped here on Sunday the 11th August to grab lunch on our way into town for our vacation. Place was half empty but we had a wait of about 15 minutes to be seated. There was an inside and outside area for dining and we choose the outside porch for the view of the marina. While hot and humid (Texas... More

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We had to wait about 30 minutes to be seated. Ordinarily that's not a bad wait time at a restaurant and it was exactly what the hostess quoted us. The problem was that we were waiting for a table that had been open, cleaned and ready to seat the whole time we were there. Our waiter was nice, but we... More

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Aruba
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

This seafood restaurant was right at the marina and made for a great location to have a long lunch. The wait staff and hostess were wonderful both times we visited. The food was not spectacular but the price is reasonable with big servings.

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Granbury, Texas
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Our family showed up at Fins around 8:00. We had 14 people with us and told the hostess to split us up in smaller groups if they needed to. It's 14 people and we understood that we may need to wait a little bit. We also had 4 children with us under the age is 6. They were troopers and... More

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Fort Worth, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

The service, well we should have known by the 40 minute wait while they got a table ready for a family of five. We were in between lunch and dinner and the place was empty. The food was even more disappointing, overpriced and worse than fast food that was not so fast. Took forever to get our orders and twice... More

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