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Cap'n Roy's

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1313 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6723
+1 956-761-9990
Today
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Food was great. Service was even better. Try the stuffed crab and stuffed jalapenos. Both were super z

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Thank Jkwan33
Linn Grove, Iowa
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Fish poboy was good. Waitress claimed the fish was "whitefish " think tilapia. The shrimp was also good size and taste. Fries were good. Atmosphere and price were modest. Good service and value. Would go again.

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Thank hhouseia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of our favorites on South Padre Island! Great Mexican food and seafood! Friendly staff!!

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Thank Marilyn N
Lancaster, California
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food very watered down. Tacks and chalupas lacked flavor. Ok if you don't like spicy. Salsa lacked flavor. Enchiladas were good.

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Thank lizette m
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went specifically because their online menu had oysters on the 1/2 shell for $12.95 (which is the right price for coastal oysters) but we got there and they were $16.95. The lady said, "oh that's been up there for years." Lesson learned. That said, what we did eat was really tasty, the Monday special and the ceviche!!

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Thank stefsbox
Springfield, Missouri
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57 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I liked it. It was a nice surprise for lunch. The food is not what you find at any Mexican restaurant around the country.

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Thank snob_foodie_75
Branson, Missouri
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36 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for a quick bite for lunch. Have been here 4 years ago. Still had the same great food as before. Definitely low key, not fancy, but great food.

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Thank ashkea1920
Calgary, Canada
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This small place had great service. The ambiance was pretty much a small house decorated with, wait for it, stuffed fish and sea decor. Good place for fried seafood and fish and chips.

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Thank TapAway
Mission, Texas
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210 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

We have eaten here before and never been disappointed. Their prices are very reasonable. My husband had the blackened seafood soup. It contained shrimp, calamari, veggies and spagetti noodles. He said it had excellent flavor. I ordered the grilled fish & shrimp which came with fries and fumi salad. Love their fumi salad and they have the best fries too!... More 

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Austin, Texas
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

All the meals are delish! We got the world famous, award winning Shrimp Diablo for an app, 6, so everyone could try. I need to just give into and get 10 next time. Amazing taste!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Seafood, American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1313 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6723
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  South Padre Island
  • Phone Number: +1 956-761-9990

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?