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Gulf Seafood Market

207 E Maxan St, Port Isabel, TX 78578-4507
+1 956-943-4501
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
29 Sep 2017
“Best seafood”
6 Sep 2017
“Always fresh and delicious”
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$$ - $$$
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207 E Maxan St, Port Isabel, TX 78578-4507
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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

We had Joey’s Seafood platters and they were great. Seafood fresh and cooked to perfection. We will have to go back before we leave for home.

Thank Betty B
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The seafood here is always fresh and delicious. I love their crab cakes, ceviche, fried shrimp , and their delicious fried oysters. A must go to place when in Port Isabel .

Thank Diana c
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Been eating here for over 30 years, before they had tables. All orders were to go and they had 2 picnic tables outside if you wanted to eat there. Joe and his Family are first class and have proven hard work pays off. Best Seafood...More

Thank john l
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Warm, friendly atmosphere, great seafood at reasonable prices.My family and I have been dining here for years and always leave feeling happy and satisfied.

Thank Ron H
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Fantastic, fresh wild caught fish, shrimp and other seafood! You can't go wrong here! Generous portions of ocean delight! This is our go to seafood restaurant in Port Isabel!

Thank RJ1950
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We were vacationing in S Padre Island in July and looking for some oysters on the half shell when we happened upon joes oyster bar aka Gulf Seafood Market..Its unassuming and you walk thru the seafood market to get to the restaurant, but dont let...More

Thank Teresa T
Reviewed 27 October 2015

The food was great, fast and reasonably priced. Will go back next time in south Texas. They have very good fried and boiled sea food.

Thank Ronald W
Reviewed 5 September 2015

Excellent food,great service on our first night on vacation in south padre. Try the special....crab cake,flounder,shrimp,cole slaw and French fries for only &11.99. We plan to go back again this week.

Thank Betty M
Reviewed 29 August 2015

Gulf Seafood is a good restaurant, it's just not above average as the TA ratings indicate. The quality of seafood used is excellent, but the preparation and seasonings used resulted in average flavor grilled and fried shrimp, scallops, and fish - certainly not up to...More

Thank HavePlaneWillTravel
Reviewed 3 July 2015

This little store and restaurant is off the main highway in Port Isabel and many folk miss it because they don't know it is there. When coming off the bridge from South Padre Island take the second street on the right drive to Maxan (first...More

Thank Bernadetteere
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  • Address: 207 E Maxan St, Port Isabel, TX 78578-4507
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Isabel
  • Phone Number: +1 956-943-4501
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