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Shrimp Haus

33261 State Park Road 100, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6410
+1 956-772-9772
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good22%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
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“coconut shrimp” (31 reviews)
“potato salad” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
33261 State Park Road 100, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6410
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

First off, it is off season, cold, rainy, windy nasty weather, and it was a Sunday Evening. The place is huge, but there wasn’t but a few people there. Our food was average. I had grilled shrimp I thought was excellent. I dipped in drawn...More

Thank slfcoff
Mike B, Manager at Shrimp Haus, responded to this reviewResponded today

slfcoff, Thanks for visiting and getting out in this unusually, damp, cold (by our standards at least) weather. We appreciate the kind words, thorough review, including our large, fresh salad bar that accompanies all entrees, and especially the service. I am disappointed that your wife's...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is literally in the waterpark! Bebita, my dog, and I walked up a flight of stairs and were sat outside on a nice balcony overlooking the waterpark! Chef made a nice burger patty for Bebita and I had shrimp, of course. The shrimp...More

Thank mtl18
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Shrimp Haus catered my wedding!! The plate was Prime Rub and blacken shrimp with veggies and baked potatoes.. the dish was delicious!! The Prime Rib was so tender it melted in your mouth and the shrimp were perfect!! The plate was worth every penny!!!...More

Thank ginaramirez2018
Mike B, Manager at Shrimp Haus, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Gina, It was our pleasure to host your wedding reception and we certainly appreciate the kind words. Your Guests seemed to enjoy themselves and we were humbled to also host so many of your family and friends at the Schlitterbahn Beach Resort as well. We...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We're on a family vacation and caught a ton of Redfish.. We took them to several places to cook up for us and serve.... this was by FAR the best tasting and the best price... don't miss this place just because it sits back from...More

Thank Tasha O
Mike B, Manager at Shrimp Haus, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Tasha O, Lol, yes the Shrimp Haus is part of the Schlitterbahn campus, but is its own, year-round restaurant and we will gladly cook your catch however you like and even include the sides! Of course, we would be happy to even provide the food...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The staff was friendly and treated us like family. The food is the best on the island. We can’t wait to go again.

Thank Bill H
Mike B, Manager at Shrimp Haus, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Bill H, We very much appreciate the 5 stars and you sharing the experience with others. Make sure to say hi next time you're in and let us know what your favorites are!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stumbled upon this place while visiting the island a couple weeks ago. Had the surf and turf and the quality and preparation was second to none. They also have a great salad bar. The wait staff is friendly and attentive. I will be back!!

Thank Ken C
Mike B, Manager at Shrimp Haus, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Ken C, Thanks for the kind words and stopping by! We look forward to seeing you again soon since now you do know about us!

Reviewed September 15, 2018

OMG! I travel the entire country every year. I'm embarrassed to say I hadn't tried Shrimp Haus. Wow! It was awesome! Everything tasted fresh and wonderful. The shrimp was probably the best I'd had anywhere in the Gulf. I don't do fried oysters, but my...More

Thank sarahgE7421AF
Mike B, Manager at Shrimp Haus, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

sarahgE7421AF, Thanks for sharing your experience and so many details about your visit with others in the Trip Advisor community. The Shrimp Haus provides a wide array of all kinds of dishes and, while located next to the waterpark, is its own year-round entity. We...More

Reviewed August 17, 2018

Enjoyed a great evening out with my family at the Shrimp Haus. We had a view of the dunes and ocean as we enjoyed delicious coconut and pecan crusted shrimp. My aunt, who doesn't particularly like shrimp really enjoyed the salad bar. I will be...More

Thank Brooke W
Mike B, Manager at Shrimp Haus, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Brooke W, Thanks for making us part of your visit to South Padre Island and we certainly appreciate the 5-star rating! While our name infers a seafood restaurant (and we do offer dozens of shrimp selections), we are also well known to the locals for...More

Reviewed August 12, 2018

Thanks Steven at Shrimp Haus for a memorable 70th birthday lunch. You went the extra mile for us with a personal birthday treat. Our meals & sincere friendly quick service were great & leftovers gave us both another meal to enjoy at home.More

Thank Linda B
Mike B, Manager at Shrimp Haus, responded to this reviewResponded August 13, 2018

Linda B, Thanks for allowing us to be part of the birthday luncheon and glad to hear that Steven take good care of y'all. Happy to hear that you were able to enjoy some of the food again as a second meal. Thanks again and...More

Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Thanks shrimp haus you guys where so great!! The staff was very pleasant and accommodating!! The shrimp was amazing and yes it’s was the best margarita on the island!! All you can eat salad bar was awesome!! Don’t forget the fried ice cream!! The bartender...More

Thank Troy E
Mike B, Manager at Shrimp Haus, responded to this reviewResponded August 13, 2018

Troy E, Thanks for such kind words and so many tips for other Trip Advisor readers. We try and make all o four Guests feel like they are at home and enjoying a delicious, fairly priced meal in an environment that also provides great views...More

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January 19, 2017|
Response from Mike B | Property representative |
Desperado51, Thanks for your interest in our Shrimp Haus Restaurant and Schlitterbahn South Padre Island. We have a wide array of entertainment lined up for the next month including Hector :"The Guitar Man" Guzman who plays... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Scenic view, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33261 State Park Road 100, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6410
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  South Padre Island
  • Phone Number: +1 956-772-9772
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The Shrimp Haus Restaurant on South Padre Island offers guests a beach-side casual dining experience. Dine outside in the Gulf breeze* or in our air-conditioned dining room. Signature shrimp dishes and pastas to fun & kid-friendly food fill the menu at Shrimp Haus Restaurant. Treat yourself to a margarita at the full bar. Enjoy mouth-watering appetizers, fresh seafood, steaks, burgers, salads, brick-oven pizzas, and delectable desserts
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