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4001 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7231
+1 956-761-7482
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good23%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible13%
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“shrimp” (52 reviews)
“nachos” (29 reviews)
“steak” (20 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
4001 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7231
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed our dinner at PadreRitaGrill and were fortunate to have arrived on an evening they had live music. We all had the Dinner Special, Fish Bayou. Moist broiled filet of fish with a creamy lemony sauce accompanied with delicious rice and vegetables. Oh so...More

Thank Gershwin12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The live music during dinner was great....not too loud so we could still converse. The Pot Roast Special was delicious and tender served with home-made mashed potatoes. Great "comfort" food.

Thank Leslie P
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I happened upon this restaurant by chance. The food was delicious, the service was more than excellent. The music was amazing. JOHN was really great! Nice experience over all. Check it out!

Thank Shellie P
Reviewed March 10, 2018

we were there for the breakfast buffet which was very simple, it consisted of two types of scrambled eggs, french toast, pancakes, bacon and sausage. Cost was $7.99 but if you took any orange juice that was on the table, your price was then $9.99....More

Thank LynC58
Reviewed March 9, 2018 via mobile

Friends wanted to try this place and we were hesitant because our last experience wasn’t too good. This time we ordered off the menu instead of the brunch buffet. We had grilled chicken breast with grilled pineapple and it was fabulous!! Nice and hot and...More

Thank Lynn L
Reviewed March 7, 2018 via mobile

My husband & I stayed on the island for the month of February for the first time. We ate here three times. Great fish tacos, fried shrimp & Valentine's Day I had yummy crab legs & hubby had a beef filet & shrimp. Very good...More

Thank Jeannie H
Reviewed March 4, 2018

Went for a light meal one evening and found the food good. We had 3 different main courses, fish, tacos and nachos. All were good but the nachos could use additional seasoning. Quantities were sufficient. Finished meal with freshly maid churros which were very good....More

Thank WilliamS404
Reviewed February 20, 2018

Went with a group of friends for dinner on a Sunday night. The fact that the place was nearly empty should have been a clue. We were seated in the center of the dining room. The music was loud and made it almost impossible to...More

3  Thank Russell L
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful find. Went in for lunch and had a great time. Arnie, the bartender and jack of all trades, was so accomodating to us. We have an excitable puppy and they have an outdoor space and more than welcomed our furry friend. They...More

Thank Brad A
Reviewed February 1, 2018 via mobile

Went here with a group of 10 people, it wasn't overly busy and we were seated right away. Our waitress was friendly and took our drink orders after a short time. Service isn't very fast and it took quite some time for our drinks to...More

Thank Ron O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $15
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Special occasions, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4001 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7231
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  South Padre Island
  • Phone Number: +1 956-761-7482
  • E-mail
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