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The Chef House

313 E Queen Isabella, Port Isabel, TX 78578-2408
+1 956-943-7797
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good10%
  • Average0%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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Mexican, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
313 E Queen Isabella, Port Isabel, TX 78578-2408
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Fantastic food! Started with an Arnold Palmer (fresh lemonade and iced tea), chips and 2 types of salsa(complementary) then shared a Breakfast Skillet. (No sharing charge).

Thank pwiii
Reviewed 29 May 2018

I had megas and very good coffee. Waitress was through and friendly. Not crowed on Friday morning, but the food was very nice

Thank Solar-sailor
Reviewed 28 May 2018

We stopped in after services. The aura is so nice, the music pleasantly quiet, and the people so nice and friendly. However we were both disappointed. I ordered a biscuit and gravey. One biscuit, grilled, which was good, but only enough gravey for one of...More

Thank Shirley R
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

My husband and I have been eating KETO and need to stay on track. This place looked pretty fancy when we walked in so we took a look at the menu. It was very reasonable so we decided to eat here. What a good choice....More

Thank PinkMonkeySoap
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

We went out to eat here for lunch and the food was really great! I had the cheeseburger and it was really good, my wife had the grand slam breakfast and the pancakes and it was really good as well. The price was really reasonable...More

Thank jolu7goce
Reviewed 27 March 2018

The food we had here was quite good and quite reasonable. The owner is a lovely lady. The server didn't seem to speak English, but we did o.k.! The only issue we had is that the hours posted online are different from the restaurant's actual...More

Thank dianeoh1950
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

On the positive side, the service was pretty good and the chips were ok. Maybe I'm picky or the chef had a bad day. The grilled beef fajitas ordered was not as expected, served with 3 small corn tortillas (flour tortilla charged extra), yellow greasy...More

Thank Scandiguy20
Reviewed 1 March 2018

My wife and I returned to South Padre Island again this year. Just like last year I chose to eat at The Chef House for my birthday meal. This is the best Mexican restaurant in both Port Isabel and on Padre. The food is fresh,...More

Thank danielsU6508TQ
Reviewed 26 January 2018

Do not miss this excellent food experience. The inside is much nicer than the outside. The staff is attentive and friendly. My wife had the shrimp salad and wanted to lick the plate. I had the giant burrito with carne. It was delicious and I...More

Thank John G
Silvano C, Manager at The Chef House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2018

Thanks for your visit Mr. John G

Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

We have been checking out restaurants in the South Padre Island area and saw the high ratings of The Chef House and decided to give it a try. We were very pleasantly surprised with the prompt service and friendliness of the server. I especially liked...More

Thank Ronald T
Silvano C, Manager at The Chef House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2018

Thanks for you visit Mr.Ronald T we hope see you soon

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 313 E Queen Isabella, Port Isabel, TX 78578-2408
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Isabel
  • Phone Number: +1 956-943-7797
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The chef House Restaurant Offer for you a Family atmosphere & exclusive menu full of exciting and mouth watering Mexican & International dishes, we are open from Tuesday to Sunday for breakfast & lunch from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
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