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Cafe Phoenix

229 Beach Ave, Port Aransas, TX 78373-4322
+1 361-749-9277
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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American, Vietnamese
229 Beach Ave, Port Aransas, TX 78373-4322
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Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I took my one and two year old boys out to dinner here. We do not take them out to eat much because it is more of a pain then it's worth. Both the hostess and waiter went out of their way...More

Thank KB-TTU
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Nice environment and really good food. Pet friendly on the patio too. 😊 A little more sophisticated for Port A.

Thank thiltpold
Reviewed 11 July 2016

We arrived about 6:30 or so on Saturday. Stood at the sign that stated, "Please Wait Here to be Seated" , next to the guy smoking, for about 5-7 minutes. The guy smoking left, so I kinda walked around a bit, someone said they'd be...More

2  Thank mikel68
Reviewed 7 July 2016

This is by far our favorite place to eat on the island. We travel with two picky "fresh food" eating kids and they love this place. Sitting outside offers a wonderful breeze and shops to visit while you wait for your food. Inside is a...More

Thank Khristen S
Reviewed 6 July 2016

We had sushi, many varieties, including the children, and the children also had the fish plate. The service was good. Our first bottle of wine was not cold, but he second one was, just had to wait awhile for it. Sushi was exceptional!

Thank stranskydona
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

We arrived at 6:00 about 30 minutes after they opened. The parking lot was basically empty. We walked up to the hostess who is positioned outside by the front door. She looked our 4year old son up and down and didn't even say Hello to...More

5  Thank Denise T
Reviewed 24 May 2016

I had a sandwich on grilled foccacia bread that was fantastic. The sweet potato fries were some of the best I've ever eaten. My friends both had a chicken salad and they must have enjoyed it by the looks of their empty plates. The serving...More

Thank Cindy F
Reviewed 14 May 2016

we ate there on Mother's Day and had a very nice meal. I've never had anything I didn't like. The sweet potato fries are the best I ever ate!!! My wife likes the pecan crusted chicken salad & I like their steak, it's always good....More

Thank Barbara Frank C
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Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

We have tried dozens of restaurants in Port A but this is the only place we keep coming back to. Everything is great here. Truffle fries, fish, pasta, all were great!

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a late evening dinner yesterday after some beach time. Our large party enjoyed all entrees that were ordered. Some had sushi that got rave reviews--the scorpion was a huge hit!! Others tried fish dishes which were fresh and delicious. Our gluten-free guest had...More

1  Thank queendean
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 229 Beach Ave, Port Aransas, TX 78373-4322
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Aransas
  • Phone Number: +1 361-749-9277
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