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Pelicans Restaurant

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130 Shadow Mountain Dr, El Paso, TX 79912
(915) 581-1392
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11:30 am - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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85 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The customer service was good. Bear in mind I'm no longer on the East Coast, with that being said the seafood was okay and we are unsure if we will return.

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Thank SCGYRL87
El Paso, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

Portions are small to medium. Nice place for adult dining. I have not taken children, but have seen some with family, when I have visited.

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Thank NLMR
El Paso, Texas
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427 reviews
271 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 183 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2016

We dined here in part because there are not so many choices on Sunday nights; and we remembered good food from past visits. The interior is quite dark, and the tables are far enough apart that you cannot hear most other conversations - a plus! I had intended to order a main course but the mussels with chorizo in tomato... More 

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Thank Purmamarca
Phoenix
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016

The food was very good, and the one thing that wasn't done right they fixed right away. We got fish & chips, oysters, prime rib, and the beef kabob child's plate. Drinks were made very well, and the food was delicious. Some places cheap out on the fish but they used a good firm fish so it wasn't soggy. They... More 

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Thank PhoenixDC
Ciudad Juarez, Mexico
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

servers little pushy and then dissapear.... very good food! but in small portions... they dont honor promotions as advertised.

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Thank tony o
El Paso
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35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015

Pelicans offers a professional wait staff and very good food; parking can be difficult on weekends. While eating on a a Friday night at the west-side location with our 12 year old, we had steak, shrimp, fish, salad, plus side items. Pelicans can be like walking into a cave. It's dark inside compared to the sun of El Paso. We... More 

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Thank Phanstern
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 via mobile

The only place that I have ate at that they charge you for your sides because they don't come with the entrees. The waitress nor did the menu explain that you get charged for your sides.

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Thank C F
El Paso, Texas
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427 reviews
271 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Good seafood is not easy to come by in El Paso. AFter one of our favorites spots closed, we looked around for other possibles, and decided to revisit Pelican's, recognizing that "steak" is the first word in its logo. We ordered the trout and the pasta with shrimp, tomatoes and spinach, with a starter of the calamari. The latter was... More 

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Thank Purmamarca
Federal Way, Washington
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376 reviews
275 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 via mobile

Went here for dinner with a friend. Right when you walk into the place it's like your back in the 80's. This is a very old school restaurant from the atmosphere to the menu. We started out with crab cakes,a cup of thin canned tasting clam chowder and a average looking French onion soup then we had a couple filet... More 

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Thank chefjeff60
El Paso
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97 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014 via mobile

I stopped by here a few nights & had the ribeye. I have to say the steak was one of the best I've ever had. The steak was very good quality and it was cooked to perfection-and under 30 bucks! The service was perfect and the ambiance great; can't go wrong with this place.

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Thank Peter R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130 Shadow Mountain Dr, El Paso, TX 79912
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  El Paso
  • Phone Number: (915) 581-1392

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?