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King's Inn

1116 E. Cr 2270, Riviera, TX 78379-3541
+1 361-297-5265
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible15%
Travellers talk about
“avocado salad” (57 reviews)
“french fries” (24 reviews)
“oysters” (24 reviews)
Closes in 27 min
American, Seafood
££ - £££
1116 E. Cr 2270, Riviera, TX 78379-3541
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Reviewed 30 November 2015 via mobile

It has been many, many years since I was here but the food was just as good as I remember it to be. I came here for one reason and that was for their fried shrimp. They serve it by the pound and at $25...More

Thank Gene C
Reviewed 29 November 2015

We went to visit my sister who moved here in June and we had a great time at this delicious restaurant. It is a little higher in price but well worth it.

Thank Amanda G
Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

On our way back from the Valley we stopped at King's Inn. It had been more than 5 years since I had eaten here. We (4 people) ordered 1 lb of shrimp and 1 lb of catfish with a side order of hushpuppies and the...More

Thank gluc79
Reviewed 8 October 2015

We too have gone up 77 and heard about this restaurant for years, yesterday the timing worked out to visit. View not much unless you are seated in the room with water views. We were in the main dining room which was run down, it...More

1  Thank SSS04
Reviewed 29 August 2015

This was definitely a very pleasant experience. Great, Fresh Seafood in a fishing village setting. We had a very nice view, too ! You order your seafood by the pound. There are no menus---- the waiter told us what they had for the day. We...More

1  Thank david b
Reviewed 29 August 2015

Modern customers want a restaurant to provide food prepared with artistry -- you know, with exotic ingredients and a bit of cultural fusion. People want plates they can photograph and post online that include descriptors like "organic," "low-carb," "gluten-free," "trans fat free," etc.. If you...More

Thank MissusJJBaggins
Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

First, I want to say that this place is WAY over rated. We stopped in for lunch, two adults and a child. We ordered the seafood platter for us and some boiled shrimp for our daughter. We were refused the platter because those can only...More

3  Thank Christi B
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Six of us visited the King's Inn Restaurant for lunch. We had the sliced avacodo salads, fried jumbo shrimp and fried fish. The food was excellent. We did not leave anything, not even crumbs. The service was very good and the waiter kept our water...More

Thank Rendell W
Reviewed 25 June 2015

A timeless, classic, I've been eating here since I was a kid. Love the one-of-a-kind tartar sauce and tomatoes! You never know who you'll run into down there, friends, family or the governor of Texas.

Thank Lisa T
Reviewed 6 June 2015

A friend and I eat here every year on his father's birthday and fairly often in between. It was a family tradition when the old man was alive and it still is. The avocado salad is to die for, the shrimp are out of this...More

Thank David B
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Response from 405martini2016 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do
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Response from Lee P | Reviewed this property |
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David G
23 June 2016|
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Response from alicia4212 | Reviewed this property |
David there is no outside deck at kings inn . But there is a deck at baffinbay seafood cafe and I do believe pets are okay.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1116 E. Cr 2270, Riviera, TX 78379-3541
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Riviera
  • Phone Number: +1 361-297-5265
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