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Castaways Seafood and Grill

320 N Alister St, Port Aransas, TX 78373-4142
+1 361-749-5394
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good32%
  • Average21%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (67 reviews)
“grilled shrimp” (32 reviews)
“po boy” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
320 N Alister St, Port Aransas, TX 78373-4142
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate dinner there the week they reopened, and the experience was not a good one. The service was terrible. My meal was not cooked and I had to send it back. My husband had finished eating his by the time mine appeared again. And...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank texasdonna77
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sunny day say outside and it was absolutely beautiful to enjoy all you can eat fried shrimp & fish. I really enjoyed the shrimp but next time I’d stay away from the fish. Service was very very good.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank WadeGuidry
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Castaways' new location is across the street from their old location that was destroyed by hurricane Harvey. They are now located at 377 N. Allister (the old Phoenix location). They have a new menu. We had excellent service on a Friday evening at 5pm. The...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank topmomboss
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Poor service! & they weren’t busy! Bug in my margarita.. Very pricey entree was not worth the money ! There was a manager we eventually tracked down ( I thought he was a bus boy). Needless to say. If you eat here stick we the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Karen Ann W
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

The rebuild after the hurricane is truly beautiful. However, the pumped in fragrance was overwhelming. Was hard to enjoy our meal. The service and food was good, but half of enjoying your food is taste, the other is smell...our nose was totally overcomes the minute...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jack N
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Good generic seafood place. Grilled or fried. Had combo plate. Partner had tacos. Didn't get the tacos until WELL after rest of order. Friends we were with ordered a gumbo with meal and it never arrived. For a fairly priced place, needs better

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Max H
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Wait staff slow to get our order, brought cold coffee, excuse herself because she said she didn’t make it, slow on refills. Food was awful. Shrimp was so rubbery, you could bounce off the floor, steamed veggies where soggy, Salmon was cooked on one end...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank hawkeyeannie
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

For starters I had the gumbo and oh my was I pleasantly surprised. The waiter Eric was great. Very attentive and informed regarding menu entrees, and the ingredients. Thank you so much for taking time to explain the menu items and how they were prepared....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank dawnhH1435BM
Reviewed 18 September 2018

We had dinner here and enjoyed sitting on the deck. Our food was delicious and the waiter was very attentive. We visited on their second real night of being opened after Hurricane Harvey so the waiter was telling some of the regular customers to be...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank melissahI6241GS
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Have eaten at Castaways old location for a long time,since the move into the new bldg I went and tried it out this week,food was good but very very small serving on a very small plate, asked the waitress if she was sure it was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank jrb642016
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Valerie E
23 June 2016|
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Response from Krtx | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe so. Their menu is available on their website I think.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 320 N Alister St, Port Aransas, TX 78373-4142
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Aransas
  • Phone Number: +1 361-749-5394
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