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Moby Dick's

517 S Alister St, Port Aransas, TX 78373-4405
+1 361-749-9447
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good31%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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“seafood” (100 reviews)
“shrimp” (113 reviews)
“steak” (51 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
517 S Alister St, Port Aransas, TX 78373-4405
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love the decor and the food here! Even if I don't visit Port A, I always make it a point tp drive here and eat when I am within an hour.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Luvseahorses
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The service was terrible. The wait was supposed to be 25 mins..... No, try 75 mins! The bartender complained about being over-work 4 times while we waited... Nobody seemed to care a about customer service. The food strived to reach mediocre.... Embarrassing place to take...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank joecF9645BL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Husband and I ate here on the advice of our cab driver. The food was good and moderately priced. He ordered the dungeness crab boil. It cost about 22 dollars and was more than enough. I had grilled shrimp for 16.99 and wish I had...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank pottermom101
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you look up "average" in the dictionary, it has a picture of this place. And I mean that in the nicest possible way. Not everything is or should be a five star restaurant. This is a competent restaurant where local seafood is served respectably...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Henry B
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Laid-back, local restaurant in the heart of Port A. Friendly and knowledgable staff. Ask for the daily specials an recommendations. Ask about winter specials.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank rabush20002018
Reviewed 6 December 2018

We ate lunch there and enjoyed the food and the nautical decor. The wait staff was very helpful with info about buying groceries and places to see. Also prices were less than most of the other places that we ate at. Great gift shop is...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank texasdonna77
Reviewed 22 October 2018

The best part of Moby Dick's is the décor. My grandson loved the pirate atmosphere. Food was good for the price.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank kjg3388
Reviewed 21 October 2018

steak was cooked good. potatoe was big enough to share. pirate decor was fun to look at. waiter was friendly.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank janiewill
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

With all the other great options in Port Aransas Moby Dick’s is close to the bottom of the barrel... would not recommend it to anyone.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Pathfinder620219
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Went in for lunch. Great decor and atmosphere. Good service. All of us had great meals including my wife who does not like seafood, but enjoyed and finished the Hawaiian Mahi Mahi. Only inconvenience was they only accept cash right now. However there is a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Dan B
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I have no idea. Suggest you call Moby Dicks (361-749-9447) and leave a message for him. He's in the restaurant almost every day.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 517 S Alister St, Port Aransas, TX 78373-4405
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Aransas
  • Phone Number: +1 361-749-9447
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