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Pirate's Landing Fishing Pier

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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A night of fishing

It was our first time fishing here. We are kind of new to fishing and wanted to check out a new... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Laredo, Texas
via mobile
great evening Pier to walk out on to view the Bay

after our Black Dragon Cruise, we're right on top of this Pier. We strolled around and watched... read more

Reviewed October 16, 2018
New Mexico
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Pirate's Landing Fishing Pier in Port Isabel, TX is located perfectly at the entrance to the Queen Isabella Causeway that leads to South Padre Island. You can't miss us... Just go to the Lighthouse in Port Isabel. Pirate's Pier is the longest pier...more
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501 E Maxan St, Port Isabel, TX 78578-4501
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was our first time fishing here. We are kind of new to fishing and wanted to check out a new spot. We ended up staying until 3am. There’s plenty of space to find a spot on the pier not on top of other people....More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed February 14, 2019 via mobile

Food here is consistently good! We had the fish platter, the beef fajitas, and the ribeye steak. All were very delicious. The service was absolutely terrible. When we were done eating we waited 40 minutes just to get our bill. The food seem to take...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Redbeartwo
Reviewed October 16, 2018

after our Black Dragon Cruise, we're right on top of this Pier. We strolled around and watched lots of the locals fishing, captured views and photos while on there. Great endless views of the Bay. plenty of areas to grab snacks including the restaurants and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank digdeep0169
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

The older man was not friendly at all. The younger thinner man was and is who spoke friendly to us because the older man really didn’t want to speak much. Just look at us in rude way. It was weird at first until later when...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Rossana G
Reviewed August 5, 2018

It has a great little shop for snacks and fishing needs. They offer fishing trips, the pirate ship, and a thriller boat ride off this pier. If you go about 45 Minutes before the pirate ship leaves you can catch a little pirate show for...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank luvsmntry
Reviewed July 30, 2018

went here with the family and it was a lot of fun, will definitely go back! There are lots of little unique stores and other stuff to do besides just fish

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank goldengirl1979
Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

I took my new wife there to check out that long fishing pier. Pirates is a great place. They have every thing you need to fish. There is no need to drag everything out from Home. They make it easy. She loved it except for...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Shelby W
Reviewed July 21, 2018

We fished here just after the July 4th holiday and had some success but that's just what fishing is all about; sometimes you catch and sometimes not. But the pier is well maintained and is so big that you don't feel like you are elbow...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Chrisinkingwood2
Reviewed July 9, 2018

My kids and I went to fish for Father's Day. The place is well kept , but the fishing was not good. We caught throw away catfish and someone caught a crab. Not sure why the place is so bad for fishing. We did not...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank 20BigAL14
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our day fishing on the pier. It was clean and no alcohol is allowed on the pier. There is a restaurant and bar with a nice patio right there where you can enjoy a meal/drink after fishing or for a break. It was...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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July 4, 2018|
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Response from sunsetwatcher1969 | Reviewed this property |
Of course it all depends on you. When we were there in the Winter there was no charge to walk to pier. We walked through all the stores & saw a lot of neat stuff. Of course the food is going to quite a treat. Don't miss the... More