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517 S Alister St., Port Aransas, TX 78373
+1 361-749-9447
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8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tue - Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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New Braunfels, Texas
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

While in Port A visit Moby Dicks Restaurant Good food great Breakfast good service Very Good quantities and quality always

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Thank Larry B
San Antonio, Texas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We read reviews on several restaurants in the are as well as talked to a few locals We arrived at 5:50 PM and had a 35 minute wait. I was told if you arrive closer to 7:00 the wait is at least an hour. .Our waiter was exceptional, and wish the food was half as good as he was. I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We always go to Moby Dick's for Brunch and sit at the Tiki Bar...2 landsharks, crab poppers and coconut shrimp...yeah sometimes chili fries if we're not going to the beach...awesome staff, just fun. Our names are always remembered by the bar stafdf.

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Thank Randall S
McKinney, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We just visited on 7-23-16 for dinner and had a larger party, 4 adults and 5 children (needing one highchair). The restaurant was very busy and had quite the wait (quoted 45mins to an hour). After over 90 mins, we were 'squeezed' into two 4-top tables pushed together...in which no highchair was at the table. I asked our seater that... More 

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Muskogee, Oklahoma
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We ordered shrimp tacos and fried shrimp platter. This place had some decent comments and looked really fun , but not impressed and I'm not a picky person at all! If you want a fun, unique looking place for kids this would be the place . If you want a great meal or some awesome seafood - Not here .... More 

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Thank Stormi H
San Antonio, Texas
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a family tradition each summer we take a weekend and hit the beach and go to Moby Dicks. They have done a lot over the years to add more tables to accommodate the growing number of beach goers each year. Personally I don't seafood I usually get the NY strip it goes for $20 with two sides. The... More 

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Thank Eric P
Gonzales, Texas
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This a a good burger joint , Not as much a fine dining . It also has great breakfast and lots to look at .

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Thank bswells70
San Antonio, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We wanted to try someplace new. Walking into this place was pretty cool. Great atmosphere, cool decorations. Then we ordered food. Not impressed at all... Could have saved money and gone to Dairy Queen. Will not go back..

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Austin, Texas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

So this place is your quintessential tourist trap beach restaurant with gift store. We only tried this place out due to having a large group that they said they could accommodate. I don't mind waiting especially in seasons but a 100 min wait for table is a bit excessive. The drinks are pretty good at the bar but they are... More 

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Thank SteelCity13
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We were in Port Aransas for the UT Marine Science Center summer camp for young scientists (3rd - 8th grade) during June. While there, we had the opportunity to eat at Moby Dick's. Great fun for the entire family. The fare was good and the decor amusing. Travel friendly prices also.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 517 S Alister St., Port Aransas, TX 78373
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Aransas
  • Phone Number: +1 361-749-9447

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