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Fins Grill and Icehouse

420 W Cotter Ave, Unit A, Port Aransas, TX 78373
+1 361-749-8646
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good31%
  • Average20%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
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“burger” (99 reviews)
“seafood” (57 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
420 W Cotter Ave, Unit A, Port Aransas, TX 78373
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Fins is a great place for lunch. They have a variety in selection for their burgers and the burgers are quite large. You can either dine inside or outside. Very casual and they have a nice display of souvenirs.

Thank susancosta
Reviewed 1 week ago

they cooked the fish we caught. they did an average job with average sides. it was ok..they seated us on the patio first which would have been nice but it had no mosquito netting and we were being eaten alive. it was also covered with...More

Thank johnjarvis3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Even though the restaurant was packed on the weekend, our dinner came quickly. I ordered the grilled shrimp, which was tasteless and puny, but the coconut shrimp was amazing. I ate off my boyfriend's plate. The grilled veggies were limp tasteless and wet zucchini and...More

Thank Jacqueline_Ballard
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bartender was intoxicated and the bar was very disorderly. We put our name on the list, checked back multiple times, and eventually they completely misplaced our name and we were no longer on the list after and hour and a half. Bought my wife a...More

1  Thank Joe H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fins is always good. Staff is always friendly and fast. Good cocktail drinks. And can't beat the view if your sitting outside. Food is always hot and good. We always enjoy Fins and our kids do too.

Thank Magdalena T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've eaten here two years in a row on vacation in Port Aransas. We were very happy with the choices we made - all yummy fried fish and shrimp, great tropical drinks, and well-done sides and appetizers. Try the watermelon margarita - so good. We...More

Thank Kay2048
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We read the reviews ahead of time so we were prepared for the reception! Yup, the hostess were by far some of the rudest that Gulf Coast has to offer!! The servers were a breed of their own but were attentive and did their jobs....More

1  Thank Brandon G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a nice little restaurant on the marina, near the ferry. (Hard to get back in line to get on the ferry once you turn in here, though.) There is seating indoors, if you prefer air conditioning, or you can sit out on the...More

Thank optique
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The burgers were excellent and the service was quick! Our waitress was super sweet and very efficient. I tried the pirates punch, and it was delicious. Great kids menu and nice view of the harbor. The restaurant itself isn't sparkling clean, I had to wipe...More

Thank UTBlonde0427
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After our awesome time spent on the Red Dragon pirate cruise we decided to eat next door at Fins. Hostess was incredibly rude to us and to the other hostess helping. I had pretty much decided we were leaving after dealing with her. We ended...More

1  Thank Teri Rathke-Lan... R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 420 W Cotter Ave, Unit A, Port Aransas, TX 78373
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Aransas
  • Phone Number: +1 361-749-8646
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