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Captain Benny's Seafood

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103 Fulton Beach Road, Fulton, TX 78382
+1 361-729-2013
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Jonestown, Texas
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great place to sit on the patio, the owner is very friendly. we always have girls night out and always enjoy bringing our own beverage of choice.

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Thank Mona Lisa M
Kerrville, Texas
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79 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

There were only 3 tables with customers...when we visited on a Wednesday afternoon. They were all locals! We were served our 2 cokes, but then it went south! The waitress left us sitting with our menus while she made 5 visits to one table and 3 visits to another table. Last straw was...when she stood at one table and just... More 

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Thank Xpressions2004
Austin, Texas
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

In my opinion Captain Benny's in Rockport is consistently the best seafood restaurant on the Texas coast. We've been eating there for 12 years or more. If we are staying in Port Aransas we always plan to eat there on the way or leaving. The food is consistently great, we've never been disappointed. It's family owned, most of the staff... More 

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Thank Troy D
San Saba, Texas
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Had a great time there. The owner was fun to meet and the food very fresh. Will go back here next time we are near there.

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Thank weik539
Houston, Texas
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Captain Benny's has the best shrimp cocktail...it's his sauce that makes the difference. Service is personal and truly makes you feel appreciated for being his guest. Pricing is comfortable.

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Thank terryd9244
Galveston Island, Texas
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

We had the poboys and jalapeño poppers. Both were very good. A lot of shrimp on the poboy. Very pleasant staff and a pet friendly patio.

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Thank Sheila2014101
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

We eat here frequently and love it! Usually we each get the platter and take some home for another meal. Oysters are local and only available in season. The picture I uploaded was taken in non-oyster season. In season you can get raw oysters as well as cooked. We love the gumbo! It is a family-owned and operated BYOB establishment... More 

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Thank Judith N
San Antonio, Texas
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

the food is not fast food it is a family run place and the staff will do whatever they can to accomdate you you can bring your own alcohol beverages and they will give you ice or wine glases to use

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Thank chiquitaprado
Rockport, Texas
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

I was here for a dinner meeting and found the fried seafood to be subpar compared to other seafood restaurants in the area. I probably won't be going back.

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Thank the3kanes
Bulverde, Texas
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

Niece was visiting & she chose Benny's to eat seafood with son & his friend. It was a very good choice. They were very busy & it was Saturday night but still the service was great. Very pleasant waitress.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 Fulton Beach Road, Fulton, TX 78382
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Fulton
  • Phone Number: +1 361-729-2013

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?