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Clayton's Beach Bar and Grill

6900 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7741
+1 956-761-5900
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good32%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“burgers” (19 reviews)
“fries” (10 reviews)
“ceviche” (7 reviews)
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American, Bar
££ - £££
6900 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7741
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11 - 20 of 413 reviews

Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Went here to grab lunch and kill some time. The place is huge. Friendly staff and good food served quickly. Will visit again during our trip this week.

Thank Tim W
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Nice location on the beach serving mediocre pricey food and beer in cans only. No drafts available. The food and beer is better next door at the La Quinta pool bar and cafe.

Thank garywcook
Reviewed 28 July 2017

We had family visiting with kids, had to figure out how to entertain little munchkins; what better way than to take them to the beach. Coolers are welcome, for a $5.00 fee; cans of beer o.k., no bottles of any kind & definitely no drugs....More

1  Thank Peter D
Reviewed 23 July 2017

The food is bar food and is average but reasonably priced. The drinks are great and again reasonably priced. Awesome location right on the beach. the place is huge. Good entertainment. Great people-watching. Will definitely go there again.

Thank Dane Y
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Chose this restaurant after reading about it on TripAdvisor. I'm glad I did. Food was hearty and tasty. Not light ... more like comfort food in good quality. Even the bread at the start was freshly baked. Loved everything about it. Seemed very popular and...More

Thank Shahira O
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Absolute perfect mix of "Tex-Mex" and seafood. Had a problem with one staff member, but everyone has their bad days. Everyone and everything else here is amazing. The bar is overlooking the beach, so you have a great view of the ocean while enjoying a...More

Thank Dhagar89
Reviewed 14 July 2017

This place is very good size to be a restaurant and bar a lot of seating covered and open air we had lunch here and the fajita nachos were really good it is about average priced

Thank Jerry S
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

The nachos were the worst I have ever had, the frozen drinks is just syrup and crushed ice. Don't waste your time or money, if you are one of those individuals that don't care about what goes in your mouth. Then waste your twelve dollars...More

Thank HJBHHS2014
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Went there for Fourth fireworks only to not see any fireworks. Was told it was too windy.. we are on an island.... everyone else did fireworks so didn't understand that logic. The music was ok but I guess they had that band often. Food was...More

Thank lesliehobley
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Lots of free parking. Enormous place, but nearly empty midday-weekday when we arrived. Right up against the beach. The food menu is limited, this is mostly a drinking place from what we saw, but the prices are modest for the location, the grilled fish salad...More

Thank TXhome1225
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$12
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6900 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7741
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  South Padre Island
  • Phone Number: +1 956-761-5900
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