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Moby Dick's

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517 S Alister St, Port Aransas, TX 78373-4405
+1 361-749-9447
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8:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Sun 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tue - Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We were so impressed with everything- Great atmosphere, service, food, beer and key lime pie! Thank you!

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Thank Stephanie M
Ponder, Texas
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56 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We went with friends that have a place down here and love the place. I had fried oysters that had more breading than oyster. I finally pulled the breading off to get to the oysters. My husband had what was suppose to a shrimp boil but was lacking in flavor. Service was not that good either. We will never make... More 

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Livingston, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Had appetizer... Texas Toothpicks..sat at bar. Would go back to this restaurant for meal. Good service

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Thank Melstwo
Rockport, Texas
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

On Friday, 2/17/2017, my husband and I took a party of 12 to this restaurant for dinner. We had visited this establishment 3 months ago to get reservations for 2/17. We were told they did not make reservations, but, to call before we left our rental and they would prepare for us. We did call--were told no reservations, no setting... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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28 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I ate lunch here a few days ago on vacation. We were seated quickly. It wasn't too busy because it was later in the afternoon. Our server wasn't too friendly but we got our drinks and our food fast. I had a cheeseburger and it was tasty. I was kind of surprised that it tasted so good.... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I get to Port A once or twice a year. For restaurants, Moby Dick's is my personal favorite. Five of us went to dinner the other night. The dinner special for the night was steaks-three different cuts to choose from. Total bill for the night, with a handful of beers amongst us, was $115. Great price, great food, great atmosphere... More 

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Kerrville, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

... on at least Wednesday evenings. Limited to margaritas and draft beer (the do have Shiner Bock on draft), $1 for 9 oz, $2 for a pint. A full bar is there. We had the grilled shrimp, and they were excellent - NOT over-seasoned or rubbery. The green beans were "southern style" - cooked to mush, but somewhat tasty. Service... More 

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Thank David G
Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Shrimp poor boy has huge shrimp and a great bun. Fun atmosphere with lots going on. If you are looking for a sandwich just pull in under the trees and see the selections that are sure to satisfy. Good selection and large menu of platters and dinners.

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Thank Kenneth L
Middletown, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a good lunch at the Moby Dick. My husband had the fish and it was very good and fresh. I had a sandwich which was good as well. The service was fine. The prices were moderate to expensive but this is a tourist town so that is not unusual. We spent a bit of time in the gift... More 

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Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoy the burgers there for lunch, the service has always been very good and the food great. And the surroundings very islandy

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood
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
Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
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 78373-4405
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Aransas
  • Phone Number: +1 361-749-9447

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?