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2301 Midwestern Parkway, French Village Shopping Center, Wichita Falls, TX 76308
940-687-0072
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Good for:
Romance
Doing business
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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Visitor rating
  • 29
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
A nice surprise in Wichita Falls

I remembered the Pelicans restaurants from the 1970s and was intrigued to see the old sign posted in a new place in Wichita Falls. That's where the similarities ended. Still delicious seafood, but the decor and menu is a nice balance of steakhouse and seafood. Wine list was extensive and, if I was... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 15, 2015
ru1390
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Lubbock, Texas
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
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60 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Lubbock, Texas
Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

I remembered the Pelicans restaurants from the 1970s and was intrigued to see the old sign posted in a new place in Wichita Falls. That's where the similarities ended. Still delicious seafood, but the decor and menu is a nice balance of steakhouse and seafood. Wine list was extensive and, if I was a Wichita Falls resident, I would stock... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Was in town for a work conference. Found this place highly recommended on Trip Advisor. We made the right choice. The service was great. Waitress very friendly. Food was fantastic. Couldn't have asked for a better experience. If ever back in Wichita Falls will be coming back.

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Wichita Falls
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We have been regulars at Pelican for years and for good reasons. It is by far the best restaurant in the area and the only one that serves fresh seafood. The food and service is always excellent. The hardest decision is what to order. My favorites are the Grilled Tuna, Scallops, Stuffed Tilapia, and the Prime Rib. They also have... More 

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pelicansurfclub, Owner at Pelican's, responded to this review

Thanks for your loyalty! We appreciate your taking the time to write a great review. Hope to see you soon! More 

Graham, Texas
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

We enjoyed dinner at the Pelican. Steaks were cooked as ordered and the wine wine and service were great! The smoked salmon is a wonderful way to start off your meal there.

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pelicansurfclub, Owner at Pelican's, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We know you have a dining choice and are glad that you chose Pelican's and especially appreciate your taking the time to write your review. Thanks for you loyalty., Please let us know if you need anything. More 

Wichita Falls, Texas
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Nice treat! Good Food. Cozy and conducive to spending evening with friends during the holidays catching up. Great service. Only place in town now where you can order sea bass or grilled scallops.

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pelicansurfclub, Owner at Pelican's, responded to this review

Thank you for your nice review. It is our goal to always have the best food and service for our guests. We hope that we can always maintain your loyalty and be your first choice for steak and seafood. More 

Palm Valley, Florida, United States
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Near MSU, a beautiful, quiet restaurant with amazing food, great drink & wine selections, and wonderful wait staff. My daughter and I ate there on Wednesday night before Thanksgiving during my visit with her. She found the restaurant on Trip Advisor. We were both blown away by the atmosphere and the delicious seafood specials- and we are from the Atlantic... More 

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pelicansurfclub, Owner at Pelican's, responded to this review

Thank you for the kudos. Much of our fish is fresh and is flown in from all over the world. Our steaks are 21-day aged choice beef and that's what gives it such a tender texture and delicious flavor. We are happy that you like these items and have voiced your opinion on Trip Advisor. Thank you for your loyalty. More 

Wichita Falls, Texas
Contributor
20 reviews 20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Pelican has good food and a wonderful atmosphere but is pricey! Customer service is awesome! I feel the Pelican would be a better "date" night than family (with young children) outing.

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pelicansurfclub, Owner at Pelican's, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your visit and taking the time to also write a review. We are so happy that you enjoy Pelican's. Please let us know if there is anything else we can do for you. Thanks again. More 

Wichita Falls, Texas
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We love to treat ourselves with a meal at the Pelican. I can't say which is may favorite. The smoked salmon, wood fired pizzas and lob-kbob are all working coming back for again and again. And customer service is always top-notch. They make you feel like family. I'm already looking forward to my next visit.

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pelicansurfclub, Owner at Pelican's, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the great review. We work hard to meet the "best" standard in our food and dinner service. It is so worth it when we make people happy. Thanks for your loyalty. More 

Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

I have tried out many items on the menu as we eat here frequently. The food is consistently good. Catfish is always crispy and hot. Pizza is pretty good considering this is a steak/seafood restaurant. I LOVE the gumbo it is down right tasty. Fish is always cooked to perfection. Service varies from night to night and if you do... More 

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pelicansurfclub, Owner at Pelican's, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review. It is loyal guests like you that make all the hard work worth it! Thanks again for taking the time to write a review. More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014 via mobile

While visiting Wichita Falls, we searched for a good restaurant and found Pelican's. The service was excellent - not a flaw which is so very unusual. The food was very good.

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pelicansurfclub, Owner at Pelican's, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review! Our Pelican's team works hard to give the best service and food in town. Having your validation makes it worth it. More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2301 Midwestern Parkway, French Village Shopping Center, Wichita Falls, TX 76308
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Wichita Falls
  • Phone Number: 940-687-0072

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 15
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?