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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” (66 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 12 May 2017

walk into a different world , escape the world. Its an adventure for all.... the decorations are awesome tons of pic oppurtunites. with lots of super cool shops right across the street

Thank heraskimmy
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We found this restaurant to be a bit grungy and plain. The hostess first seated us at a high top sort of counter area. The stools were not the correct height and were so rickety I was afraid to sit down. We moved ourselves to...More

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 7 May 2017

I was planning for an "all seafood all weekend" mini vacation. We ate here our first night. Neither me, my husband or two children had any dish worth writing home over. It was so uneventful that I cannot remember a single dish any of us...More

Thank HereWeGo2015
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We went into Port A to have dinner at our favorite place Moby Dick's and it was closed. 20 years ago we ate at Castaway's and remember it was a bar and grill and the seafood was good. We arrived at 8:30 and asked to...More

Thank EvelynIrene
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Over cooked, dry seafood. Undercooked chicken Alfredo were just some of the problems with this establishment. Then to be charged $9 for a grilled cheese sandwich for a child was pretty ridiculous. This may be a great place for drinks, but eat somewhere else!

Thank Straightenup
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Eaten here several times over the years but first time to review. 2 most recent visits were during the off season in November and more recently Easter weekend. 2 contrasting times to visit, 1 completely quiet on the island and a very busy Easter weekend...More

Thank Lakerat789
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

We set at a table there was nobody to attend us at the entrance ,we waited 20 minutes waiting for a menu,the waiters just didn t care about us,so we went to have lunch somewhere else.

Thank harleywla
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Had the fried shrimp and fish basket one recent evening at dinner. Food was served quickly, was well prepared and came out piping hot. Fried shrimp was especially good. The homemade cocktail sauce and tartar sauce were very good. Bloody Mary was very good --...More

Thank Vacationman57
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Had a very disappointing lunch here. Where the typical seafood restaurant gives you 6 oysters as the small portion, this restaurant gives 5. I had the 5 fried oysters and was surprised to see that there were only 2 whole oysters, the rest were small...More

Thank Stephen F
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Excellent food, fresh, good variety of choices-snapper was fantastice-shrimp, onion rings-grilled fish-everything cooked to perfection!

Thank sbradbury55
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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, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly
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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