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Bayside Seafood Restaurant

2055 State Highway 35 N, Port Lavaca, TX 77979-5204
361-552-7177
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Ranked #9 of 37 restaurants in Port Lavaca
Cuisines: Seafood
Most recent review
- Jul 27, 2014
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  • English first
  • Italian first
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English first
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

I came to this place with my dad. The place had an Asian theme and just seemed all over. Our waiter was great but our food didn't seem fresh. My popcorn shrimp seemed microwaved but the veggies were great. Eveyone else lik ed d there food but they didnt love it.

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Beeville, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Was pretty good food for the price. Had a wide variety of food to choose from. Server was very attentive. Portion size were generous.

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Austin
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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

My family and friends visited here. They accommodated our large group with no issues. Ordered various seafood entrees and all were good.

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Chemainus, Canada
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34 reviews 34 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

Just a good solid restaurant. The menu had a wide selection as far as food types went. The service was fast with experienced staff. Portions were huge so take-away was the norm.

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Austin, Texas
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13 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

We just ate here. The salad was very crisp. We knew the filet would not be wonderful based on the price. The major complaint was 2 young kids who were apparently somehow related to someone on staff who turned the restaurant into their playground running and even yelling. Completely ruined our dining experience. It is not a fine dining establishment.... More

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26 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

We were a little doubtful when we saw it was an Asian style seafood place. However the staff was cheerful and friendly. The server took great care of our table. I personally ate the seafood po boy. It had a mix of shrimp, fish, and maybe crab? Anyway, not bad if you like fried seafood. I would dare say not... More

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Culpeper
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258 reviews 258 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
137 helpful votes 137 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

doesn't look great from outside but motel staff recommended, which should have been my first clue to avoid... every thing is deep fried, and my shrimp tasted of old, used up oil... the whole atmosphere is oily, floors, tables seem to have coating of it I will say the wait staff is great, friendly and efficeint

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Burleson, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

Great food great price great service,what more could you want I am never disappointed at Bayside,i kepp going back .I spend my winters in Palacios and try to get over to Port Lavaca ever couple of weeks to shop and get some great seafood at Bayside Seafood.Try it you will love it !!

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McAllen, Texas, United States
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

I half expected to be disappointed. Its on the main route through a touristy town, so I thought it would just be another sea food place intended to placate tourists with low expectations. I was wrong! The place is very clean, and though I know we were there during the off-season, both the service and food were top notch. I... More

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Amarillo, Texas
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98 restaurant reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

Like most sea food restaurants in this part of Texas that aren't overtly pricey or fancy, this restaurant offers mostly fried sea food. However the menu is large, and the food is good. You get the feeling this used to be a Chinese Buffet, and and the egg rolls and fried rice on the menu only add credence to that... More

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