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CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
FEATURES
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Television, Serves Alcohol, Table Service

Menu

Fresh Alaskan Halibut
Artichoke & tomato broth
$24.95
Trout Piccata
Fresh Rainbow Trout w/ a lemon caper sauce
$17.95
Shrimp & Artichoke Pasta
Succulent Shrimp Scampi w/ Artichokes Tossed in a creamy Alfredo over Linguini Pasta
$17.95
Chilean Seabass
Pan-seared,​ topped w/ Sautéed Spinach, bleu cheese crumbles & a Balsamic Vinaigrette Reduction
$25.95
Southern Fried Catfish
Battered in our Famous Beer Batter
$16.95
Blackened Salmon Alfredo
Blackened Fresh Atlantic Salmon served over a Creamy Alfredo tossed Linguini w/ Mushrooms
$17.95
Pecan Crusted Salmon
Fresh Atlantic Salmon topped w/ Maple Bourbon Glaze & Candied Pecans
$19.95
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Reviewed January 15, 2020

We've dined here several times in the past year or so, and continue to enjoy it, not least for the quiet atmosphere...but hope for just a few improvements. The wait time between placing an order for wine or a cocktail can be quite prolonged, as...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 11, 2020 via mobile

Excellent lunch. The roast beef / prime rib sandwich was excellent with sweet potato fries. The lunch menu is very reasonable and the service is very good. Easy access with very good parking.

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed December 27, 2019

We had dinner here, and the quality of the food was very good and unexpected for a seafood place in El Paso. We truly enjoyed the atmosphere and the food.

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed May 15, 2019

We had dinner last week at Pelican's 130 Shadow Mountain. Our server was excellent and the meal outstanding. Three of us ordered the trout piccata which was excellently prepared. Our other friend had the steak dinner which he said was delicious. We were in a...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed April 19, 2019 via mobile

Quite pricey. Very good selections. Great clam chowder. Plan on a leisurely meal because the kitchen service was in no hurry. A special occasion place when you are not in a hurry.

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed April 7, 2019 via mobile

Our food was delicious, the waitress was great and it’s family friendly. We always appreciate when we can find somewhere with a pretty casual atmosphere but fantastic food. We will be back!

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed April 4, 2019

My wife and I decided to have a lunch date and we were in the mood for oysters. Pelicans didn't disappoint. Our server, Dakota, was great. She chose the largest oysters she could find and they were huge and extremely fresh. We both had perfectly...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed January 30, 2019 via mobile

I ate here for the first time since the last century. Sat at the bar and enjoyed the Crab Cake appetizer and Mud Pie desert as recommended by Dakota, both were well prepared. She attended me with efficiency and acknowledged my request for a leisurely...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed November 12, 2018 via mobile

My date and I went last night. We were seated and never had a server serve us. We sat there 15 minutes. Three servers walked by and took care of others surrounding tables. We sat there with no drinks or silverware and NO ONE bothered...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed September 20, 2018

We lived in El Paso 30 years ago. Recently we were in El Paso and went to Pelicans Restaurant for old times sake. The bar was just as warm and inviting and reasonably priced as it used to be. The free appetizers were not very...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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