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Dirty Al's at Pelican Station

201 S Garcia St, Port Isabel, TX 78578-4112
+1 956-943-3344
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp” (89 reviews)
“fish” (65 reviews)
“fries” (42 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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201 S Garcia St, Port Isabel, TX 78578-4112
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Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

I thought that by being by the ocean, this restaurant would excel in seafood, but it was just average. Not bad, but not exceptional either. The seafood was fresh, but the lack of seasoning and the limited sides to choose from made it just an...More

Thank Pocholoboy
Joriu1965, Director of operations at Dirty Al's at Pelican Station, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I want to take the time to thank you for coming to our restaurant and I am very sorry we did not meet your expectations we hope to do it better next time so we can redeem ourselves and provide you with excellent food ,...More

Reviewed 8 April 2018

Good location. We had fried breaded shrimp and fries. It was very good.Server was friendly and helpful.More

Thank Debbie495
Joriu1965, Director of operations at Dirty Al's at Pelican Station, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank You very much for visiting us and we are so glad you like the food and our friendly staff, plus our beautiful bay watch made your visit more delightful, we hope you back to see us soon. Again thank you, we really appreciate your...More

Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

We went there for a birthday celebration the food was fine but the service was terrible. She never came back to our table we finally had to ask for the bill and a carry out container we won't be going back. What a disappointment.More

Thank beth h
Joriu1965, Director of operations at Dirty Al's at Pelican Station, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We really sorry about your bad experience on you very special day, we want to let you know that's not the way we operate we really appreciate if you give us another chance so that we can do it better , we appreciate that you...More

Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Ate here 3 times recently. Some great specials and nice variety of menu choices. Prefer the setting to Dirty Al’s on SPI.

Thank WilliamS404
Joriu1965, Director of operations at Dirty Al's at Pelican Station, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are so glad To hear you enjoyed the experience with us, we hope you give us the opportunity to served you again and enjoyed your delicious food specials and our beautiful view We will more than happy to see you again soon.

Reviewed 13 March 2018

I had so many people tell me how great this restaurant was...I was NOT impressed. The waitress wasn't helpful. The food was just average. I would not recommend this restaurant

Thank Joyce B
Joriu1965, Director of operations at Dirty Al's at Pelican Station, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We thank you for visiting our location, we apologize for not meeting you expectations, we hope you give us the opportunity to do it better next time, thanks for taking the time to let us now about your experience we appreciate your input.

Reviewed 8 March 2018

This place is absolutely delicious!!! As with it's South Padre location, the food is SO good!!! The wait staff are very friendly and the atmosphere is a bit cozier than the island. This location has scallops that were to die for!!! Can't go wrong!!!More

Thank Donna R
Joriu1965, Director of operations at Dirty Al's at Pelican Station, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It might be somehow late ,but we still owe it to you, because you took the time to express your contentment or disappointment and we want to make it right so if you had a good experience we are happy and please accept our apologies...More

Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

We went there based on some reviews we read about the place. Service was ok, not great. Waitress was fairly efficient, but had very little personality. We ordered crab cakes as appetizer and they were nice portion and even pretty good.....but I had a few...More

1  Thank Ted M
Joriu1965, Director of operations at Dirty Al's at Pelican Station, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It might be somehow late ,but we still owe it to you, because you took the time to express your contentment or disappointment and we want to make it right so if you had a good experience we are happy and please accept our apologies...More

Reviewed 26 February 2018

We had "The Mussette" and "Red Snapper Rockefeller." Both were wonderful and plentiful. They were served with mashed potatoes and a vegetable. Server was polite, but not outgoing or friendly. View of the bridge and lagoon was interesting.More

Thank David H
Joriu1965, Director of operations at Dirty Al's at Pelican Station, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It might be somehow late ,but we still owe it to you, because you took the time to express your contentment or disappointment and we want to make it right so if you had a good experience we are happy and please accept our apologies...More

Reviewed 12 February 2018

This was our Monday night hangout. Hung out in the bar and thoroughly enjoyed the 50 cent oysters on the half shell. 4-6pm is also happy hour with good margaritas. The view across the bay is a nice backdrop too. They have a few GF...More

Thank Mike B
Joriu1965, Director of operations at Dirty Al's at Pelican Station, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It might be somehow late ,but we still owe it to you, because you took the time to express your contentment or disappointment and we want to make it right so if you had a good experience we are happy and please accept our apologies...More

Reviewed 8 February 2018

First trip to this site although we have eaten at the Dirty Al's on SPI many times. Basically same menu at this one but a few differences. We were unable to get the blackened calamari here, which is one of our favorite items at the...More

Thank WilliamS404
Joriu1965, Director of operations at Dirty Al's at Pelican Station, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It might be somehow late ,but we still owe it to you, because you took the time to express your contentment or disappointment and we want to make it right so if you had a good experience we are happy and please accept our apologies...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 S Garcia St, Port Isabel, TX 78578-4112
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Isabel
  • Phone Number: +1 956-943-3344
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Description
Best seafood restaurant in port isabel Texas, owned by the Salazar family owners of original Dirty Al's on south padre island
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