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Doc's Seafood & Steak Restaurant

13309 S Padre Island Dr, North Padre Island, Corpus Christi, TX 78418-5910
+1 361-949-6744
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good33%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (148 reviews)
“dirty rice” (27 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:30All hours
Steakhouse, American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
13309 S Padre Island Dr, North Padre Island, Corpus Christi, TX 78418-5910
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Reviewed 1 week ago

On the intercostal,. Great place to watch the fishing and birds, beautiful sunsets. Easy to get to with plenty of parking.

Thank RON E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I went to Doc’s last Sunday afternoon along with our friend from Fort Worth. She and I had crab cakes and they were moist and flavorful. I usually get the fried shrimp, but I decided to try something different. My husband got...More

Thank dflemin
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have tried over and over to like Docs but consistently they do not wow us with the food. The View of the Water and Bridge is best about Docs. Even the salad, that is hard to mess up, comes out wilted. This place caters...More

Thank Jennifer T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We recently visited Doc’s for lunch and found it very enjoyable. We used to live at an east coast beach and this made us smile. The salt air and delicious seafood were definitely a big reason to return. We enjoyed watching the boats go by....More

Thank greenegypsy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It’s not loud if your drinking. Everyone is yelling over the dude playing Jim Croce. I do disagree with everyone, the food is not full of flavor or is the portion large. What to drink, Doc’s is your place.

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not impressed at all honestly. There were two different bands playing at the same time and it was drowning out everything! Worse than being in a bar. However, the service was great!! Food was a bit pricey but also good. Totally recommend the fried cheesecake.

Thank Westexy82
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent restaurant, food and drinks. Loved our server. All the staff were friendly. Great customer service. Highly recommend.

Thank shelly p
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, great atmosphere, great service! Portions are very good, my husband and I were able to share the Seared Yellow Fin Tuna which came with two sides. Tuna was seared to perfection! Ordered the crab cakes as an appetizer and they too, were tasty!...More

Thank sally s
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Only problem I had was deciding what to order. Great service, wonderful views no matter where you sit. Had the bacon wrapped shrimp. Not the best, but very good. Will go back to try other entrees.

Thank Ave R
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Very friendly staff, great cocktails and good food all while watching traffic on the bridge, boat traffic on the water and a wonderful sunset.

Thank Jim B
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Questions & Answers
14 June 2017|
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Response from Sherry H | Property representative |
Sorry for the delay in response. I don't receive notifications when someone responds to a question unfortunately. Thank you for letting me know. I will check to be certain we have an updated menu at that location.
22 April 2017|
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Response from Sherry H | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry, however Doc's Seafood and Steaks does not allow pets at this time.
Tammy S
17 September 2015|
Response from David W | Reviewed this property |
I didn't have the crab legs personally but one of the folks I was with did and seemed to rather enjoy them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13309 S Padre Island Dr, North Padre Island, Corpus Christi, TX 78418-5910
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Corpus Christi
  • Phone Number: +1 361-949-6744
  • E-mail
Casual waterfront restaurant featuring Seafood and Steak specialties served alongside cool drinks on a breezy dockside patio. Come out for the food, stay for the FREE SUNSET!
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