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Whataburger

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Fast Food, Hamburgers
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105 W Retama St, South Padre Island, TX 78597
(956) 761-7862
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Visitor rating
  • 47
    Excellent
  • 33
    Very good
  • 19
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 16
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Whataburger is MUST

Living in Missouri we don't have Whataburgers here, but is one of our favorite places for fast food. The breakfast, along with the burgers, was always good. The staff was always very friendly.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
Edward R
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South Padre Isl
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  • Late Night
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South Padre Isl
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

Living in Missouri we don't have Whataburgers here, but is one of our favorite places for fast food. The breakfast, along with the burgers, was always good. The staff was always very friendly.

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Livonia, Michigan
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

Hilarious - I went to the order counter and asked a What-A-Burger, a coke and some french fries. The clerk said WHAAAAT? I asked a What-A-Burger, a coke and some french fries. The clerk said WHAAAAT? So I responded I want a WHAAT-A_Burgerr, a Cok, and Frencchhh Friess. And he said right away!!

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Coon Rapids, Minnesota
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37 reviews 37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Wanted to try the famous Whataburger in the south, so had the opportunity to visit one on South Padre Island and it came in handy after a late night concert at The Hilton Hotel that evening when some other establishments were done serving food. Tasty!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Mgr seemed surprised to see the uncooked meat on my sandwich. Unfortunately I had eaten most before actually looking at its level of preparation. When my wife & myself used restroom facilities, both were disgustingly dirty. All of this is too bad as normally What a burgers are "Ok".

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Cedar Falls
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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

We were hesitant to go to a fast food restaurant but we were pleasantly surprised! Great food & quality service!

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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

The night staff is pretty unfriendly. Don't expect much for a fast food place. It was very cold. Not sure why but it was unbearable. Food was good. Fast. Just the temp was a bother. Smile pretty employees.

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Galion, Ohio
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102 reviews 102 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

This Whataburger is run the way a store should be run, great food, great service, great time! This store is in a good location with enough parking to take care of the customers.

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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Stopped here for my teenager daughter! She is an Austin Mahone fan and apparently he loves Whataburger! After eating here, we would have to agree! Very good Whataburgers, Patty Melts, and chicken strips! Delicious!

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Top Contributor
93 reviews 93 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

When we are in Texas we eat at Whataburger. Found it on our honeymoon 26 years ago. Feel in love with Bobby and Whataburger.

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Fort Worth, Texas
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30 reviews 30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Took out of town family here for late night food, they had heard how great Whataburger was and wanted to try. We were all disappointed, the bun on my hamburger was literally cold and the lettuce was yellow and gross. Meat seemed like it was not cooked when we ordered even though it was super late. One of the girls... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 105 W Retama St, South Padre Island, TX 78597
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  South Padre Island
  • Phone Number: (956) 761-7862

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
  • Cuisine: Fast Food, Hamburgers

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