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Palm Street Pier Restaurant and Bar

204 W Palm St, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6717
956-772-7256
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Price range: $5 - $14
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Seafood
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Good for: Bar scene, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night

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Peshtigo, Wisconsin, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014 NEW

We got married on SPI on 12/13/14 and had a small gathering of 12 afterwards at Palm Street Pier. The atmosphere is relaxed, which is exactly what we wanted. The manager, Jaime and his staff were all very friendly and the service was very good. We ordered a variety of munchies from the menu and everything was great! There was... More 

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Port Isabel, Texas
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014 NEW

My husband and I enjoy Palm Street Pier. You have the option of sitting right next to the water or under cover in the open air. What could possibly be more enjoyable. This has long been one of our favorite places and have taken family there for the real taste of Island living. We especially enjoy their hamburgers fixed just... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We stopped in for lunch, I order the burger with veggies instead of fries, the burger was fantastic and the grilled veggies were out of this world. My boyfriend had the Captain Morgan shrimp which he liked. Nice people as they greeted us right away when we got there. I would recommend this place and will stop there again.

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Michigan
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72 reviews 72 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

First I have to say I was sold immediately because we got there at sunset and the view was breathtaking, secondly sold because a blue heron flew right over our heads and landed on the roof of the restaurant *we obviously were on the outside deck. I know these things don't matter to many but if that's your thing then... More 

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Deming, New Mexico
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Had breakfast, great food, good service excellent view. We stumbled onto the place and were very pleased.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Ate at the Palm Street Pier as soon as we arrived on the Island, one of our favorite places to eat . I had grilled fish Tacos, hubby had shrimp skewers, great food on the bay. Recommend this place

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Ambiance - 4 Food - 3 Service - 4 Cost - 2 Dog friendly - yes Ambiance was casual and fun - just what you'd expect from a bat on a pier. I had the fried oysters with a side of grilled seasonal vegetables and it was excellent. My husband had the daily special of Captain Morgan shrimp and fries.... More 

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Dallas, Texas, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Had the lunch special of the day - Fried Shrimp Basket - it was a very large portion. They give you everything to mix your own cocktail sauce. The coleslaw was texas style which is the only way I like it. Added some cold beer and it was a great lunch on the patio.

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Sugar Land
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71 reviews 71 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

If you go to SPI this is another must for the nachos, a perfect sunset view and good live entertainment. We split a 1/2 order of nachos, with the grilled shrimp and chicken on the side. Dee-lish especially with the happy hour bloody Mary's. Low clouds obscured the sunset but the later colors shone through. Excellent guitarist/vocalist, Taylor Carpenter, played... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Might not look like much, but don't let that fool you!!! You've got to ask for the Captain Morgan Shrimp and a Big Blue Drink!! Enjoy!!!

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Additional Information about Palm Street Pier Restaurant and Bar

Address: 204 W Palm St, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6717
Phone Number: 956-772-7256
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  South Padre Island
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 5 - 14
Cuisine: Seafood

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