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310 Ocean Village Drive, Surfside Beach, TX 77541
(979) 239-2233
Website
Today
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Fri - Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night

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Read all 94 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 17
    Excellent
  • 41
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 13
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Good food but service lacking

I really want to like Pirates Alley, it's a beautiful venue and I know the food is good, from the times I've been there and actually received service. I had some out-of-town guests last weekend, and they wanted to sit somewhere they could see the beach to have a beer. So, let's go to Pirates Alley... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
kixette
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Surfside Beach, Texas
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Late Night

94 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Surfside Beach, Texas
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I really want to like Pirates Alley, it's a beautiful venue and I know the food is good, from the times I've been there and actually received service. I had some out-of-town guests last weekend, and they wanted to sit somewhere they could see the beach to have a beer. So, let's go to Pirates Alley. We went in, and... More 

1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

Stayed here a few times and it's always been a great experience. A few new additions to the menu were delicious! Try the 1/2 lb Signature Chili Dog! The Southwest Chicken Croissant is awesome too! Great time - I will definitely be back this summer!

Norfolk, Virginia
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

You wouldn't necessarily expect it when you walk in to this small cafe with only a handful of tables and paper menus, but they served up one of the best veggie burgers I've ever had. The avacado slices hiding under the thick black bean burger were a perfect addition. My husband went for a real burger and he's quite picky... More 

Surf Side, Texas
Top Contributor
201 reviews 201 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
210 helpful votes 210 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

The service has improved 100%. Also a few new menu items are really good.Try the crab cake sliders. We hope the cook will reduce the size a bit and use a smaller bun--- but the crab cake is great! Ditto the bacon and cheddar over the french fries. However watch out for funky tasting ice that gives a weird aftertaste... More 

Magnolia, Texas
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

This place is pretty good for sandwiches or a beer, fish and chips, but the menu is not very extensive. Staff is very nice. Outside seating on the deck right on the beach.

Overland Park, KS
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Group of 4 from work went to have lunch and absolutely enjoyed the view and food. We started with some chips and fresh made guacamole. Some of the better guacamole dip that I have had so very pleased with that to start off the lunch. Blackened mahi mahi fish tacos are what I ordered and the flavor was well done.... More 

Brenham, Texas
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

We really enjoyed the patio for breakfast this morning. If the weather is nice, sitting there with breakfast and 2.00 mimosa is heavenly. However, the food and service are pretty average. Not too expensive though, and the location is convenient if staying at the hotel.

Decatur, Texas
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

We had several meals here while staying at the resort. They were all good but our favorite was the southwest chicken sandwich with cheesy bacon and ranch fries. Our waitress, Tammy, was very friendly and helpful. Although the others were nice, she was our favorite one. It was dark and too chilly to sit outside and enjoy the view but... More 

Southampton, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Despite being out of season, this cafe was busy on a Sunday afternoon in November and the staff all had smiles on their faces. The view over the beach & sea is great and when not quite such a chilly breeze is blowing this would no doubt be a great place to while away an afternoon. We had beer, wine... More 

Houston, Texas
Top Contributor
131 reviews 131 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I wanted to go see the surf and do some shelling. We had consulted Tripadvisor about our dining options and decided on this place. We chose to sit outside so we could see and hear the surf. We ordered their self described "addictive" cheesy fries and a couple beers, as well as some fish tacos and crab... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 310 Ocean Village Drive, Surfside Beach, TX 77541
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Surfside Beach
  • Phone Number: (979) 239-2233

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm

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