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Marchan's White Sands Motel, Marina & Restaurant

418 State Highway 100, Port Isabel, TX 78578-2401
9564335762
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good41%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (6 reviews)
“shrimp” (7 reviews)
“margarita's” (2 reviews)
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American, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
418 State Highway 100, Port Isabel, TX 78578-2401
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1 - 10 of 62 reviews

Reviewed 8 August 2017

No nearby traffic noise, a choice of regular or close-to-the-water seating. They have a separate meeting/dining room where the Chamber of Commerce meets. My favorite was the 14-inch, folded breakfast burrito! Friendly and prompt service.

Thank geneb786
Reviewed 19 July 2017

not fancy but very excellent selection of food and drinks Seafood shrimp and fish cooked perfect Larry the performer is outstanding both to listen and dance to

Thank Ronald B
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Had a group of 11 and we were seated quickly....there is actually quite a bit of room here. Service was extremely and efficient. Food was very good. I had the surf and turf burrito which was really good. Sampled someone else's fried shrimp and it...More

Thank Bthummel
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Been coming here for years. Staff always fast and friendly. Breakfast portions are always large cost is inexpensive

Thank Joseph R
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Delicious food prepared to your specs...Always a great breakfast for golfing foursomes!! A must breakfast..Lunch...Dinner! You are on "Island time" ....If you're in a hurry go thru a fast food drive thru and eat in your car...Nice servers adding to the enjoyable experience ! Always...More

Thank bogeyboy1944
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Food was excellent, prices were reasonable, and the entertainer was great. Sunset view was spectacular. Our only complaint was the sloooow service. There were plenty of servers, so I don't know why each course took so long in between. Then at the end of the...More

Thank cmsmollen
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Love the food this place serves. We ate the special of the day. Shrimp Enchiladas with Poblano Sauce and Chicken Enchiladas with Poblano Sauce, Yummy! We loved them. The waitress was wonderful and helpful with our questions. We enjoyed watching the pelicans as we drank...More

Thank Carrie H
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Very good food freshly prepared and served nicely. Pricing was very reasonable. We will repeat. Right on the Canal for some water view.

Thank Chuck B
Reviewed 26 January 2017

A local person told us about this out of the way restaurant that cannot really be seen as it sets behind a boat rental place. It is right on the water and has a great view of the waterway going out to the bay. I...More

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 28 December 2016

From the outside, this place does not look like much. What a surprise. Very clean and spacious. Three levels of seating from water level to open air. The food was fantastic and dirt cheap. Hard to find any item over $12. The staff was wonderful.

Thank David C
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
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Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 418 State Highway 100, Port Isabel, TX 78578-2401
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Isabel
  • Phone Number: 9564335762
  • This restaurant is at White Sands Motel
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