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Blackbeard's Restaurant

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103 E Saturn Ln, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7347
956-761-2962
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11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This place was awesome! We had more than enough to eat and it tasted great. Our waitress Betty was wonderful, I changed my order a couple times and she was very patient and helpful. All around great experience!

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Thank Molly D
Hurst, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I ordered the special of Chicken Fried Steak one day and it was a HUGE portion. The meat was tender and flavorful. The green beans were good but the mashed potatoes were a little bland/instant-potato tasting. Service was excellent!

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Thank Mary W
Aubrey, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We eat here at least twice at every visit to the island. They are always friendly and the food is always very good. The staff is very attentive.

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Thank June8912
San Antonio, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Friendly and helpful service. Restaurant is decorated in a rustic style with a nice outdoor area. The food was excellent with a Tex-Mex flare. It was quite good as if it were homemade.

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

Couldn't decide on an exact meal, when I did there wasn't enough shrimp in my meal. So much noodles that I couldn't finish it. My meal got cold so fast, it wasn't worth the money I spent. Service was great, meal was a so so!

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Thank Ali G
San Antonio, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We have eaten at Blackbeard's many times over the years and dinner last night was the best yet. We started with the crab stuffed jalapeño popper which was huge and delicious. This was followed by shrimp with Mahi Mahi and shrimp with stuffed crab. Plenty of food that was excellent. Well done Blackbeard's!

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Thank LindanSAT
Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Highly recommend! The only downside is that this place is freezing inside!! The food was great and the atmosphere was fun. You can share food because you get so much!

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Thank branbree
South Padre Island, United States
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great restaurant super staff, huge menu and huge portions, great selection and very fair prices. If you catch a fish, Blackbeards will cook and serve it to you and your party. I've been eating since the 1980s and have never been disappointed.

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Thank Michael J
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The place was nice but we dont like that much the food.the blackebeards in corpus cristi is much better than in south padre island texas.

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Thank Charlie and haz... G
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Blackbeard's location is good, would have been nicer if it was on the water but that is ok. The service was good but the food was really lacking everything was deep fried and wasnt all that good. I wouldn't recommend this place.

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Thank supercerial
csteenbock, Owner at Blackbeard's Restaurant, responded to this review

We apologize that your experience did not meet your expectations. We would like to start by thanking you for your kind words of our service. As we train our staff to be friendly and courteous, it is heartwarming to know it does not go unnoticed! Our main goal here at Blackbeards' Restaurant is to provide each customer with a meal... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$21 - $30
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar scene, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 E Saturn Ln, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7347
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  South Padre Island
  • Phone Number: 956-761-2962

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?