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Ted's Restaurant

5717 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7633
+1 956-761-5327
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pecan pancakes” (19 reviews)
“fajitas” (21 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 14:00All hours
American, Diner
5717 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7633
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21 - 30 of 242 reviews

Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere & staff are very friendly, but the facility is very dated, plain Jane. Don't be fooled by the looks, though. The food was good with great prices. The fresh fruit was fantastic and sweet! My husband got a tuna salad sandwich and just...More

Thank Rachel W
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We keep passing by Ted’s Restaurant when we drive up and down the Island and we’ve never stopped — today we fixed that and we’re happy we did. There are always cars out front this breakfast & lunch spot so we knew there had to...More

1  Thank Peter P
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

I'm not sure why this restaurant was rated so highly-most likely it's because of the friendliness of the staff. We found the food to be average at best (pecan pancakes sound better than they taste & the huevos rancheros were just...meh), the coffee was good...More

Thank tmbach
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Went there on a Sunday it was packed but always a good sign.Food was good but service was a little slow.

Thank Garey M
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Four of us went for breakfast based in reviews. Expected much more. None of the items we ordered were above average in flavor. Service was casual, at best. Two waiters asked us if we wanted coffee but still had to ask for coffee. Not on...More

Thank WilliamS404
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

This is a small sandwich place outside of the main part of South Padre Island. I had the grilled chicken sandwich with avocado and mozzarella cheese. It was excellent. service was quick and friendly and very efficient. We got there at about 10 minutes before...More

Thank mas1105
Reviewed 17 February 2017

My wife and I decided to try this place for breakfast after reading the reviews. We both had the "islander", mine with sausage and Em's with crispy bacon. The meal arrived in good time and was exactly as ordered with the eggs over easy. With...More

Thank FishfinderOntario6
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

For more than 30 years I have eaten breakfast at Teds. The migas and fajitas are award winning. My favorite is huevos rancheros with homemade salsa. For me they make it with egg whites. The American breakfasts are great too and there are lunch specials...More

Thank Michael J
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Awesome place for breakfast! Their french toast is great, any item you might want for breakfast Ted's has it. Great service that looks like where the locals go. Casual beach attire some people wearing PJ bottoms, whatever, the food is good.

Thank tommyg1111
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We had heard this place was good. My wife had the pecan waffles,which she said were very good,I had biscuits and gravy potatoes,and sausage. The potatoes and sausage were fine,but whoever made the gravy needs more practice! The gravy was very thin,not much thicker than...More

Thank tomkat33388
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5717 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7633
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  South Padre Island
  • Phone Number: +1 956-761-5327
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