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The best!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

On the way to Pirate's Landing for a lovely dinner, we stopped by to talk to the parrots and enjoy... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Port Isabel, Texas
Great place

We enjoy this place very much I must see if you're going to Port Isabella or South Padre Island... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2018
Arthur P
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3 days ago
“The best!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!”
Mar 4, 2018
“Great place ”
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Reviewed 3 days ago

On the way to Pirate's Landing for a lovely dinner, we stopped by to talk to the parrots and enjoy the outside deck. You can access the Sea Life center and other exhibits there also and is very kid friendly.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank rcoffman
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

We enjoy this place very much I must see if you're going to Port Isabella or South Padre Island. Great place to get some ice cream and see some sea life at the little Rescue Center

Date of experience: November 2017
3  Thank Arthur P
Reviewed November 26, 2017 via mobile

Our annual trip to South Padre Island always includes a stop at the small shops around the Lighthouse Square. All the jewelry is handmade by a local women that does amazing work ! Her prices are very modest also.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank William S
Reviewed April 13, 2017 via mobile

This is a quaint place around the Lighthouse. Lots of little shops, restaurants and bars to enjoy and explore. Parking is a little challenging at times but it is a fun side trip to your visit to South Padre Island.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank M8092RRkevinm
Reviewed September 29, 2016

Next door to the Dolphin Research and Sea Life Nature Center is Port Isabel Lighthouse Square. We walked around this are a few times during a recent trip to South Padre Island. It is relaxing to just walk around Lighthouse Square for some boutique shopping...More

Date of experience: September 2016
4  Thank WorldTravelers34
Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

We went to dine and had to walk around. Nice shopping for unique items for yourself or an impressive gift for someone else. Nice dining choices such as Pirate's Landing and Will and Jack's Burger Shack. A must stop for fudge or ice cream at...More

Date of experience: September 2016
5  Thank JJarrell1320
Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

Great location. Restaurants, shoppe these, gift shops, ice cream parlors, and even a wildlife enclosure. Nice to just sit and relax outside on the patio between buildings.

Date of experience: August 2016
3  Thank 453meganj
Reviewed September 22, 2015 via mobile

Best kept secret. Local artists. Great prices. Bought gifts and art. Ice cream shops and restaurants nearby and the lighthouse is picturesque.

Date of experience: August 2015
2  Thank Marsnomad
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