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Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen

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1610 West Expressway 83, Pharr, TX 78577
956-783-1471
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Pharr, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Been there twice and it won't be the last. Food was good and Service was exceptional. Both visits service staff was really involved with our table and conversations.

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Bayside, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The service and food is consistently excellent! My favorite is the cold boiled shrim with a side of a baked potato.

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Edinburg, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a very good seafood restaurant. You can even find a good steak in case you don't like something out of the water...... Their lobster bisque is the best we have ever had compared to many more seafood and steak restaurants. The place is a little noisy but tolerable. They offer outdoor seating but it's pretty hot and humid... More 

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Thank J Robert G
Alice, Texas
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

We had the best dinner!!! Our waitress was soooo awesome, she even collected the breadcrumbs off of the table!! (How did she know they were bothering me?)

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Thank 388idak
Brownsville, Texas
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39 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

I have been to other Pappadeauxs, and have been a fan for a while. It is a "cajun" style restaurant. Of course they have taken some liberties with that style. They have seafood, and pastas. If is always busy, usually a 20 minute or so wait for dinner. It is definitely worth the wait. I love the fried shrimp. My... More 

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Thank DDMontemayor
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

What can I say, Pappadeaux is one of my favorite restaurants. If there's one in the city I'm visiting, I'm there. While not always perfect, they've always fixed the few minor issues I've had quickly and professionally. If anyone makes better blackened catfish, anywhere, I don't know about it. This particular location in Pharr/McAllen is a very nice location, great... More 

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Thank Danny M
Elmira, New York
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70 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

The menu is very extensive so this is a seafood lovers paradise. Lobster bisque, crawfish, king crab, array of fish!! The crab fingers were so easy to eat compared to cracking full legs. Huge restaurant with an outdoor seating area with a fountain. Very nice place with great food. Plus, our server was excellent. He was personable and humerous.

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Thank LandLockedMermaidTif
McAllen, Texas
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016 via mobile

Food and staff was great and the food was good. Also it is at a great location right by Value Place Pharr and other great places to go to.

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Thank Mike V
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

Really live this place. My favorite restaurant. They make a great fillet. Basem is a really great waiter if you can get him. He will make your visit very enjoyable with custom drinks and meals and desserts.

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Thank Phillip A
Harlingen, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016

It's become kind of an inside joke, but my husband can't stop talking about the salad.... Every time we go there he gets the chopped salad with crawfish and adds a skewer of grilled shrimp on top. We recently ate here for our wedding anniversary. We were there for a late lunch at 2:00 p.m. on a Sunday. Although the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining, Television
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Large groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1610 West Expressway 83, Pharr, TX 78577
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Pharr
  • Phone Number: 956-783-1471

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?