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Great rainy day afternoon!

The owner is amazing made us feel right at home! Staff is friendly, Customers were very friendly... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2017
wannabasnowbird
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Jessup, Pennsylvania
Great Karaoke Place

I've been going to Padre for over 10 years and finally stopped in to belt a tune. Karaoke is... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2017
DCochranAustin_Texas
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Austin, Texas
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17 Nov 2017
“Great rainy day afternoon!”
30 May 2018
“Rude Bartender”
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

The staff was friendly. Jeff (or Geoff, he's British) runs the karaoke and dials in good sound. The drinks are cold and reasonable. I now have my favorite bar on South Padre. My one complaint is that smoking is allowed but that's true at all...More

1  Thank Doug H
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 6 June 2015

Coral Reef is a fun bar, especially when Leslie is singing. Great for dancing and people watching! But BEWARE! The smoke is terrible because the local laws allow it in bars. I hope they will become smoke-free, but by allowing smoking they increase their business....More

2  Thank sarahrobey
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Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

We walked to the bar about shift change last night....we're only 3 blocks away....The bartender before change was not friendly...What you want....was all we got...We have been here for many years in the January and February months....ordered 2 cocktails and no other conversation....The 2nd Bartender...More

1  Thank Red T
Reviewed 17 November 2017

The owner is amazing made us feel right at home! Staff is friendly, Customers were very friendly and made us feel like part of the crowd! Gave us tips of where else to go and what to do! If I was a late night gal...More

Thank wannabasnowbird
Reviewed 2 September 2017

I've been going to Padre for over 10 years and finally stopped in to belt a tune. Karaoke is available 365 days a year starting at 9pm. The host allows you to sing to songs in a room if you want to. Beverage prices seemed...More

1  Thank DCochranAustin_Texas
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Wonderful bar staff. Great karaoke. Not my thing but you can smoke indoors. It's where our locals hang. Come hangout with our locals and enjoy the island.

1  Thank Tal S
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

The staff was friendly. Jeff (or Geoff, he's British) runs the karaoke and dials in good sound. The drinks are cold and reasonable. I now have my favorite bar on South Padre. My one complaint is that smoking is allowed but that's true at all...More

1  Thank Doug H
Reviewed 27 November 2016

The architect Frank Loyd Wright had a saying about Southern California that applies here too. He said the world is tilted on its axis and is pointed at Southern California and all the loose nuts and bolts roll into it. I think the reef is...More

Thank jcooktexas
Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

A really fun dive bar that is a favorite of the locals and any tourists that are lucky enough to find it. The Karoke guy, Jeff, is an enormously talented singer and also plays with bands around the island. The device here is great, and...More

Thank KCLOZ
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Great bar with friendly patrons, workers and owner. Nothing fancy, but Had live music on Friday afternoon.

Thank Julie N
Reviewed 17 December 2015

True local hang out in the off season. Not a place to watch a game but you will meet the locals and they are all friendly. If you want Intel on So Padre Island this is your place.

Thank John C
Reviewed 3 July 2015

Really fun laid-back place/ bar to visit. Karaoke is in place all year. Full service bar with pool tables in back. Don't think food is available....

Thank 8888beach
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