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Cap'n Roy's

1313 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6723
+1 956-761-9990
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp tacos” (56 reviews)
“seafood” (98 reviews)
“cabbage salad” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Mexican, American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
1313 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6723
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Reviewed 24 September 2015 via mobile

We ate here twice while visiting South Padre Island. It fit us since some wanted seafood and some wanted Mexican! You could get both here so all six of us were happy! Roy came out and made sure everything was good and that we were...More

Thank Jenna C
Reviewed 13 September 2015

We've eaten there every time we vacation on SPI and the food is always good. Don't let the place from the outside fool you. Inside is nothing to write home about but the staff has always been attentive and friendly. My wife has the grilled...More

Thank Pat K
Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

Had the Camaronitas Diablitas, crab and cheese stuffed jalapeños, a pound of boiled shrimp and a dozen raw oysters. Very delicious. Husband had the fried oyster plate, they were not very good. Staff was great. Would definitely eat here again!!

Thank wanderingcrow
Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

It was a good little place love their salsa got the Tuesday special fajitas meat and enchilada was spicy and great would recommend it anytime

Thank Kim H
Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

Nice doorman who kept us company while we waited. Food was average. Service a bit on the slow side. We were surprised by the fact that a restaurant whose menu is half Mexican food didn't have a full bar that served margaritas. In a beach...More

Thank SlipperyWeavel
Reviewed 4 September 2015

I had the shrimp salad that was full of tiny seasoned shrimp. I enjoyed the avocado served in the salad too...nice touch! The wait staff was efficient and friendly. The inside is somewhat dated, could use an update of decor...but the food was good.

Thank Diane M
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Good location, good food, good beer (hard to screw beer up). Had a fun lunch, waiting for everyone else to get in town, can't really complain

Thank 403nateh
Reviewed 24 August 2015

Greeted by Captain Roy, good food, great staff. The food was fresh, the service was excellent and personal. Loved it!

Thank mary c
Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

The place was recommended by a friend, we were seated and forgotten. This place was not busy at all,we waited for approximately 15 minutes for a waitress to knowledge us. I will never recommend this place to any of my family or friends. I felt...More

Thank Lopezjr1507
Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

Very impressed to have been met and greeted at the door of a busy restaurant by Cap N Roy himself. The staff was very friendly and the atmosphere was nice. Service was great and quick.

Thank Tjevidence
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1313 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6723
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  South Padre Island
  • Phone Number: +1 956-761-9990
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