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Cap'n Roy's

1313 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6723
+1 956-761-9990
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp tacos” (57 reviews)
“seafood” (98 reviews)
“cabbage salad” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Seafood, Mexican, American
££ - £££
1313 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6723
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231 - 240 of 631 reviews

Reviewed 1 August 2015

Even during a very busy Saturday lunch hour, we were seated in under ten minutes and enjoyed a terrific lunch. Starting with Camaronitas Diablitos (bacon-wrapped shrimps), she had peel & eat shrimp, I had grilled fish tacos, both excellent. Try the Fumi Salad, a different...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 30 July 2015 via mobile

Awesome place to eat! Very nice wait staff owners son was very attentive and quick. Neat place with good food, me and my wife ate there twice on our honeymoon. Fish tacos are worth a try.

1  Thank Matt C
Reviewed 27 July 2015

My family was looking for a seafood restaurant that was affordable. Found this place online and viewed the menu. By far the cheapest seafood restaurant on the island. When we got there that evening, the owner greeted us outside the door. He was super friendly...More

Thank Billiam7
Reviewed 27 July 2015

Excellent tacos and good service at reasonable prices. Good atmosphere and service. On vacation and wanted some Mexican food and it was great.

Thank Scott M
Reviewed 25 July 2015

I really enjoy this restaurant. You have the choice between gret mexican food and fresh sea food. We have tried many dishes here and they were all great at a very low price! It is one of the only good and fresh restaurants in South...More

Thank Sandy P
Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

Their service was just amazing ! Very nice & attentive to us :) We are on vacation and trying a different place every night & So far this is the best service & food ! Thanks for great experience.... A must try !!

1  Thank Samantha L
Reviewed 20 July 2015

Best place to eat affordably. They have excellent sea food platters and the best Mexican Food locally. A must @ SPI!

1  Thank jesus08_024124
Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

Exceptional food and service. Most definitely became one of our favorite places to eat on island. We will be back for sure! !

1  Thank seaturtle8
Reviewed 19 July 2015

Nice menu with a variety of types of food. Wait staff is good, and food is always good! If you have a problem, all you have to do is make the staff aware of it and it will be taken care of. Very friendly environment.

1  Thank Patti P
Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

Hands down - this is the BEST on the island! Worth waiting for if you go when it's busy. The camarones diablos are just amazing and always delicious. Great service. The fumi salad is so good. If you go at dinner you can chat with...More

1  Thank Beachmommy4
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1 October 2017|
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Response from CaptainSPI | Reviewed this property |
Crab is not a common item on any restaurant menu on SPI. If it is, it is most likely a frozen, imported variety. Stick with the local fish and shrimp! You'll be hooked.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
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: 1313 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6723
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  South Padre Island
  • Phone Number: +1 956-761-9990
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