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Blackbeard's On The Beach

3117 E Surfside Blvd, Corpus Christi, TX 78402-1123
+1 361-884-1030
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“shrimp” (97 reviews)
“seafood” (91 reviews)
“baja tacos” (13 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
3117 E Surfside Blvd, Corpus Christi, TX 78402-1123
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went for lunch today, parking lot was full but no wait for table. Tried to order half order of onion rings as I saw the full order was huge and didn't want to waste any but waiter talked us into the full order, said he...More

Thank Brent N
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Came here for lunch with some co-workers and at first was very skeptical. The place looked kinda run down and there was a wait for a table despite the fact the place looked empty. Once we were seated we got good service and they were...More

Thank ksjph01
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were sat in the front section which was totally "blah" compared to the fun ambiance of the back, they were happy to move us. We don't eat seafood & had the best burger ever! Teen daughter had grilled chicken, rice, chicken tortilla soup. The...More

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great restaurant located close enough to the USS Lexington & Aquarium that it isn't "out of the way" to go to. Quick service, excellent food (my son had a hamburger and I had a salad) and we were back out touring the city.

Thank 441jodik
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is good and not overly priced. Local favorite and it gets packed on the weekends. They have live music. My only complaint, beer prices are high. If they sold draft beer in iced down mugs at half the current price, I would be...More

Thank MaryAnn M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the fried shrimp tacos (2) on lunch menu, served with guacamole and beans. Good. If we can't make it to Snoopy's for lunch- this is our go to place for lunch.

Thank Beverly M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No view, but fast, friendly service. Drinks good - not watered down. No tap beer! Food decent, but difficult for vegetarians.

Thank Ladylaz
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for lunch before hitting the Aquarium, ordered the blackened fish Baja tacos, popcorn shrimp, shrimp basket, and a kids burger-Really good! We also had my brother's service dog and they offered him water while we ate😊. Super friendly staff.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food,good service. Parking a little cramped. My boyfriend said key lime pie delicious but wanted a bigger piece..smile..

Thank mfolsom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good burgers, no good selection on fish, good service, family atmosphere. Free parking. Good selection of burgers, sandwiches, salads and shrimp dinners.

Thank Marie R
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Marla K
Do they offer a free meal on your birthday? If so, how does it work?
6 January 2017|
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Response from Beckey B | Reviewed this property |
I didn't see anything about it nor did they ask me to sign up for any type membership.
Penelope V
My mother wants to celibate her 63 birtday this Saturday ...wanted to know can u provide a cake? I am willing to pay for it.
25 March 2015|
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Response from kylarparham | Reviewed this property |
They dont do cakes. Sorry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3117 E Surfside Blvd, Corpus Christi, TX 78402-1123
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Corpus Christi
  • Phone Number: +1 361-884-1030
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