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Castaways Seafood and Grill

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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
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320 N Alister St, Port Aransas, TX 78373-4142
+1 361-749-5394
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Gladwin, Michigan
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173 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stopped in for first visit for lunch. Notice 'different' smell when coming in - not necessarily bad but.... Both wife and I ordered a cup ($8/ea) of the seafood gumbo. It had plenty of file' taste with pieces of shrimp, fish, and smoked sausage. Wife really liked hers but the fish in mine was extremely fishy - not good. I... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I stopped in for lunch. Has a beer and a snapper Po'boy with onion rings. It was delicious and almost way too much food to eat.

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Thank John B
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Busy, good fried shrimp, very good coconut shrimp and the best Longisland Tea I have had in awhile. Be patient with man a the bar, he does good. It's a bit of a dive that you can enjoy great food and drinks.

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Thank MtnhikerDW
Spirit Lake, Iowa
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed the "Valentine's Day" special. The fish was excellent and it was great to have grilled shrimp instead of the fried offered at many other places. The staff is friendly and efficient. And the bathrooms are clean! 👏🏻

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Thank AnnofIowa
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My daughter, husband and my daughters friend and I went here to eat on Monday cuz a lot of places are closed on Mondays. The waiter Steve was amazing and funny. Food was great however I about fell off my chair when we got the bill. It was well over 100.00 dollars and we had to tip on top of... More 

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Thank Cindy B
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've been here multiple times. The grilled food has been the best on their menu. We ordered the fried basket this time and there wasn't much flavor. They are on the pricey side. The seating outside is nice.

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Thank Melissa B
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126 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner here on a quiet Thursday evening. I ordered the grilled red snapper ($23.99) which was good, just a tad overcooked. The sides, fresh zuchinni and squash were ok. Should have sauteed them and added a bit of cheese. Would have improved them tremendously. The rice was also ok, a bit greasy and not allot of taste. My wife... More 

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Texas
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

The food here is good and we really like that they have a salad bar. Only downside is we think it is kind of pricey for what you get but that's normal in a touristy location. Will be back one day I'm sure.

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Nova Scotia, Canada
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90 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

We had lunch there today we both had the fish and shrimp I had onion rings my wife frys The fish was not bad the batter was very light and fish was cooked very well the onion rings were great the frys just okay the shrimp was adverage although in this area the compution Is high as every body does... More 

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Saint Charles, Missouri
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112 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Food is delicious, service is great, location is convenient and easy access. Menu includes forum gumbo to burgers, highly recommended.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 320 N Alister St, Port Aransas, TX 78373-4142
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Aransas
  • Phone Number: +1 361-749-5394

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