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Blackbeard's Restaurant

103 E Saturn Ln, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7347
+1 956-761-2962
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (232 reviews)
“steak” (133 reviews)
“shrimp” (210 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
103 E Saturn Ln, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7347
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our recent visit to this restaurant was not so good. Our family ordered a variety of dinners, friend asian cat fish, chicken fried steak, dune burger, flounder, and a steak. To start the Asian cat fish taste was good, but the breading was so rubbery...More

Thank Amanda G
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our family of 4 went here after reading the reviews which were mainly good. We were very unhappy. The shrimp was very rubbery and the rice pilaf tasted like it had been cooked for a day or two before. None of our food was very...More

Thank sdharrison77
Reviewed 3 days ago

it was about 11:45 sunday morning so we decided to get a early start on lunch. they were already busy but since it's such a large restaurant there was no waiting. the server, Patty C. did a great job. the burger was great and my...More

Thank smatthews8473
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were in a condo one block away and decided to walk over and try out the food - boy were we surprised - they had $5 chocolate martinis - we had never tried oysters so our server gave us a sample and showed us...More

Thank TripGal63
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We loved this place so much that we pretty much ate dinner here every night. They have a great atmosphere, fantastic service, wonderful Pina coladas and to die for seafood AND Mexican food.

Thank Callielyn83
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I ordered fried shrimp. It had been frozen and breaded. I know what fresh shrimp tastes like and this was not fresh. Hard to eat this in an area where shrimp are harvested. The wait staff were friendly and top notch. But the quality of...More

Thank Stephanie Z
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If you are looking for quite...move on, this is not your place. Food was good if you can tolerate lots of people in a small space. Ahi as an appetizer or meal is done to perfection. Steak was tender. Fried platter was tasty. Nice sautéed...More

Thank TripandTravel4Fun
Reviewed 6 days ago

I was able to order salmon and steam veggies that were GF from what I could find out. The salmon was very good but the veggies were very bland. The menu stated grilled veggies but they seemed more like boiled and not very flavorful. The...More

Thank Suzy A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went on a deep sea excursion and caught fish. We took them to Blackbeard’s to have them prepared and they did a tremendous job. Our waiter gave us great suggestions on how to prepare and he did not steer us wrong. The enchiladas were...More

Thank Janet L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whenever in SPI we always make it a point to eat at Blackbeard's. I've never a bad experience there. My wife always gets the Surf and Turf and it is always on point. I get the Fish and Shrimp and it was delicious also. I...More

Thank Stephen D
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Corinna G
10 July 2017|
Response from Moab4fun | Reviewed this property |
I believe it is recommended as there was a tour bus with about 25 people they accommodated
19 August 2016|
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Response from csteenbock | Property representative |
After Labor Day week end we have all you can eat shrimp and fish specials on Wednesday and Thursday Nights. Thank You, for your inquiry. Blackbeards Restaurant
10 May 2016|
Response from pizzaandsoccer | Reviewed this property |
They only allow sevrice dogs into the resurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 E Saturn Ln, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7347
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  South Padre Island
  • Phone Number: +1 956-761-2962
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