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Wanna-Wanna Beach Bar & Grill

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5100 Gulf Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7440
+1 956-761-7600
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“fries” (51 reviews)
“ceviche” (30 reviews)
“burger” (54 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 am - 10:30 pmAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
5100 Gulf Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7440
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Reviewed April 25, 2016

This is a great place! Where else can you hang out right on the beach, and have a full bar. Great staff too. A group of cousins meet up at South Padre Island every year, and if someone goes for a walk, you can usually...More

Thank mlbmickey
Reviewed April 23, 2016

Food was good pub Tiki bar style eats / Burgers great > fries not so much ... good spot to swim party or just relax and take in the sights and the waves ... a must not miss stop

Thank wonderland711
Reviewed April 20, 2016

we stayed a the Inn for a week and had the greatest ba crew..Sergio, Jeff and Rick are the best and made sure our stay was the best!!!!!

Thank ken h
Reviewed April 11, 2016

This is a good spot to be on the beach. You can put your beach chairs out and swim. If you get hungry there is food. They have full bar and public bathrooms outside

Thank Valarie B
Reviewed April 5, 2016

Best burgers! Awesome Turbo Dogs! Great beach hangout! Good music! All around good time! We go overtime we are on the island!

Thank Sandra J
Reviewed April 2, 2016

We stop here often for drinks when walking the beach, or riding bicycles around town. Recently we also ate, and the food was tasty, and plentiful. We had the Cheeseburger, fries, and the Fish Basket. Burgers are large, and you could easily split it between...More

Thank BadgerMbTraveller
Reviewed March 18, 2016

The majority of the patrons were adults. You order your food at the desk and receive a pager to pick it up when it is ready. The food was ok, casual. The entertainment, a female singer to kerioki was funny and was able to get...More

Thank Rebecca R
Reviewed March 8, 2016

we just go here for drinks, listen to entertainment once in awhile. they do have good food--can be a little pricey. the guys are generally hospitable, sometimes too concerned with the young girlies from the beach. we have visited here often & has beach access.

Thank 2Pete1978
Reviewed February 28, 2016

Went to Clayton's Sat as the band usually at WanaWana's was playing up there. Love the band and location at WanaWana's. Hope they bring them back.

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed February 24, 2016

February 2016 - Wanna Wanna Beach Bar and Grill is a wonderful destination on South Padre Island on a hot sunny day. Enjoy the view, have a cold sweet ice tea, which is excellent and enjoy fried shrimps and oysters. The music, the gulf breeze...More

Thank souzieq8
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August 24, 2016|
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Response from melizalde08 | Reviewed this property |
yes they always have music playing. I've only been there in the summer time though so I would check their website to see what they have going on.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Scenic view, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5100 Gulf Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7440
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  South Padre Island
  • Phone Number: +1 956-761-7600
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