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Marchan's White Sands Motel, Marina & Restaurant

418 State Highway 100, Port Isabel, TX 78578-2401
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
418 State Highway 100, Port Isabel, TX 78578-2401
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Been coming here for years. Staff always fast and friendly. Breakfast portions are always large cost is inexpensive

Thank Joseph R
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Delicious food prepared to your specs...Always a great breakfast for golfing foursomes!! A must breakfast..Lunch...Dinner! You are on "Island time" ....If you're in a hurry go thru a fast food drive thru and eat in your car...Nice servers adding to the enjoyable experience ! Always...More

Thank bogeyboy1944
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Food was excellent, prices were reasonable, and the entertainer was great. Sunset view was spectacular. Our only complaint was the sloooow service. There were plenty of servers, so I don't know why each course took so long in between. Then at the end of the...More

Thank cmsmollen
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Love the food this place serves. We ate the special of the day. Shrimp Enchiladas with Poblano Sauce and Chicken Enchiladas with Poblano Sauce, Yummy! We loved them. The waitress was wonderful and helpful with our questions. We enjoyed watching the pelicans as we drank...More

Thank Carrie H
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Very good food freshly prepared and served nicely. Pricing was very reasonable. We will repeat. Right on the Canal for some water view.

Thank Chuck B
Reviewed 26 January 2017

A local person told us about this out of the way restaurant that cannot really be seen as it sets behind a boat rental place. It is right on the water and has a great view of the waterway going out to the bay. I...More

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 28 December 2016

From the outside, this place does not look like much. What a surprise. Very clean and spacious. Three levels of seating from water level to open air. The food was fantastic and dirt cheap. Hard to find any item over $12. The staff was wonderful.

Thank David C
Reviewed 29 November 2016

This used to be a great place for atmosphere and good and tasty food. They enclosed this restaurant and it lost its appeal - used to be wonderful when it was open and you could sit by the dock. After atmosphere went so did food...More

Thank a b
Reviewed 15 November 2016

This is a place, where I would normally try. my son went to it and told me, this place is great. My wife has the fried oyster and they were out of this world. I had the unlimited fish and my brain was bigger than...More

Thank Daniel L
Reviewed 12 November 2016

went here for breakfast ordered migas egg dish it was ok pricey for what you got rest of group got breakfast tacos all good and a bargain

Thank henry d
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 418 State Highway 100, Port Isabel, TX 78578-2401
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Isabel
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  • This restaurant is at White Sands Motel