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The Gaff

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Pizza, Bar, Pub
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323 Beach Ave, Port Aransas, TX 78373-5310
+1 361-749-5970
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8:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Thu 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 8:00 am - 12:00 am
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38 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I agree with other reviews that called this place quirky. The bartender was also the cook and waiter so service was not great. The pizza came after an hour and it was burnt. Was fun for a drink, but that's it.

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Thank mrstmcguire
Austin, Texas
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

...and eat outside at a table where it is not smoky, and you children can play with the chickens, just like good old Mexico.

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Thank CharlieInAustin
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always fun people to visit with and great staff. Love the atmosphere and all the fun activities they have going on. We take our dog and she feels at home. Pizza is great.

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Thank pammy1225
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126 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in on a quiet Monday evening at the Gaff. Ordered a pizza, certainly not the best on the island, but for the price it was good. As a plus toppings were only $1 ea. We've paid $30 for a pizza on the island, this one was $14, with fresh mushrooms and Canadian bacon. As I stated, certainty not the... More 

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Thank williamkA8024VB
Cibolo, Texas
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2017

The Bar is famous for "chicken-shet Bingo"/ sander tool races/ and Great Pizza !!!! If you go with someone or a crowd you always have a blast !! Locals/ Immigrants/visitors/ and all have a good time, cold beer and wine :-))

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Thank Jim O
Amarillo
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54 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 16, 2016

We drove by the Gaff several times trying to decide if we wanted to go in. You know, the local bar/tavern where everybody knows the locals, but not you? It's a little rough looking? That's The Gaff. BUT, these folks were friendly, the beer cold and really good pizza. Very glad we went in. We skipped the nighttime belt sander... More 

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Thank 10brink
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016

This is a fun place to go and have a few drinks, they also make great pizza's but they only have a certain kind they make, but very delicious. Was there on a Friday night

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Thank Larry H
moody tx
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016 via mobile

Very good pizza Coke beer missed the belt sander races and chicken bingo darn it highly recommend will come back

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Thank catliftlegend
Austin, Texas
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2016

Gaff's pizza's are the best!!! Old timey bar experience...love the place and all the locals that hang out there.

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Thank 331shirley
Waco, Texas
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

Our family had a blast, singing karaoke outside. We were looking for a place that our kids go enjoy as well as us adults.

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Thank Donna W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Pizza, Bar, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 323 Beach Ave, Port Aransas, TX 78373-5310
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Aransas
  • Phone Number: +1 361-749-5970

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