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Black Marlin Bar & Grill

258 Snapdragon, Port Aransas, TX 78373-6116
+1 361-749-4653
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“hamburger” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
258 Snapdragon, Port Aransas, TX 78373-6116
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is great. I wish the ambiance was a little nicer. The lights are so bright, not exactly what one would expect, but the drinks and food are top notch on the island. - We go here every time we are in town. LOVE...More

Thank Paradise714061
Reviewed 5 September 2018

We viewed their property in Port Aransas and stopped by the Black Marlin Bar & Grill for lunch. The place was crowded but the service was not rushed and the food preparation was not slow. And, boy was the food good! I had the shrimp...More

Thank Traveling007Texan
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Visited Port A over 8/24 weekend, this restaurant was recommended by a local and it had gotten good reviews. It wasn’t bad per se but definitely wouldn’t write home about it! The place is small, it was a thursday night, 8pm, and it was crowded....More

Thank cuenelvis
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

We just had lunch here today and it was good. Started with Palmilla Nacho with carnitas was very good. Three of the party had the cheese burger salad, one had a Coastal Cobb Salad, one had fried shrimp tacos and I had the fried grouper...More

1  Thank Ranchman58
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

A wonderful and reasonably priced brunch menu. I had the chicken fried sausage this last visit. Oh My! And make sure you do the Bloody Mary bar!

Thank kristib862
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Their seafood is very fresh and well prepared. We liked the Mahi tacos,crab topped grouper and fried green tomato and crab salad. Their specialty cocktails were liked by all.I especially liked the spicy mango margaritas. The service was good. It’s a pretty small venue so...More

1  Thank Lynnmaui
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

When we travel we usually order as a group and share plates...every dish was fantastic. You could order every appetizer and be done! Highlight were tuna app and shrimp and grits, but every ingredient in both food and cocktails is purposeful. Presentation was amazing as...More

2  Thank Joshua W
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Had such a wonderful meal here! Suggestions: tuna appetizer and shrimp and grits! Great atmosphere and drinks!

Thank memtxrn
Reviewed 25 June 2018

The snapper and shrimp dish was awesome. The chef came out to greet us and check on our satisfaction which I thought was very nice.

1  Thank Grace M
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

We started off with the Lobster Tostadas, which were delicious! Then we had a bowl of the lobster bisque and a side salad. The bisque was so good, we should have ordered the bowl. The salad was very good as well. We split the 3-2-1...More

1  Thank Danielle W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 258 Snapdragon, Port Aransas, TX 78373-6116
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Aransas
  • Phone Number: +1 361-749-4653
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