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The Garden Grille & Bar

) #22 of 64 Restaurants in South Padre Island $$ - $$$ American, ,
7010 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7726
+1 956-772-1087
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tikka masala” (5 reviews)
“rice” (9 reviews)
“pork chop” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7010 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7726
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Reviewed 26 June 2017

Very good restaurant for families on vacation and a limited budget. Couldn't beat the $9.95 dinner selection that provided you plenty and was very tasty. Personally tried the pork chops...succulent and delicious. Very good meal for the hungry traveler...make it a point to try on...More

Thank Donald Y
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We ate here every morning since it was included in our hotel rate - they have a buffet and it is excellent - loved the spicy potatoes that are made with the serrano chilis - ate them every morning - utilized the room service for...More

Thank TripGal63
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Ate here a few times. Normally don't choose hotel restaurants but this one had good reviews and was very reasonably priced. Menu has something for everyone. I really liked the chicken tiki masala and the blackened fish. My wife like the enchiladas.

Thank Michael N
Reviewed 15 April 2017

The best food on the island. We stayed at the Hilton Garden Inn and the food here is amazing. Breakfast is amazing full of variety. The prices are extremely reasonable and the drink are good and strong.

Thank Trecee
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

We are currently down here visiting friends and enjoying another spring break, first time at this hotel in this location and it's absolutely fantastic service and security of this hotel.it's currently spring break all over Texas so the whole area is filled with college kids...More

Thank Vi S
Reviewed 15 March 2017

My husband and I shared a shrimp po boy and a gumbo. The po boy was good; the gumbo was a bit salty. But the room was nice and there was an older man (probably in his 80s) providing the live entertainment who was kind...More

Thank JLx4
Reviewed 25 February 2017

One of the best grilled fish dishes I had on the Island. Nice to have something besides fried food. Price was good too. Stopped by on other nights for a piece of the chocolate cake. Hmm Good.

Thank Cobra60
Reviewed 22 February 2017

This was our first experience at the restaurant and will be our last. We were in a party of 7. Our waitress was very uninformed, and very slow. Our food was just ok although I had cold mashed potatoes and corn. we were never offered...More

2  Thank Karen F
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Most of the food served here is preprocessed frozen stuff, good, average; stuff But two items stand out. The Chicken/Shrimp Teka Masala is superb, and the Mexican Street taco are true local flavors and quite good. Little atmosphere here, and the lights are ALWAYS turned...More

Thank Lanham1
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Have enjoyed eating here the past three years. Try the 9.95 special menu for dinner. Good food, price, service and atmosphere. A good overall value.

Thank hhouseia
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$35
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7010 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7726
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  South Padre Island
  • Phone Number: +1 956-772-1087
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The Garden Grill is located inside the Hilton Garden Inn South Padre Island. This South Padre restaurant features wide variety of menu items for breakfast, lunch and dinner, from a huge breakfast buffet in the morning to everything from seafood to pizza and pastas for lunch and dinner hours.The breakfast buffet features a huge selection of breakfast items: fresh omelets made-to-order, bacon, sausage and roast potatoes, a wide selection of breads and baked items, breakfast cereals and juices.The lunch and dinner is served after 11am and features excellent burgers and steaks, Tex-Mex and Italian cuisines, a wide array of fresh seafood dishes and pizzas in family and individual sizes. Guests at the Hilton Garden Inn can enjoy room service from the Garden Grill as well as food and food and beverage service to the ocean-side swimming pool and beachside deck! The in-house bar and lounge features a world-class selection of beers and cocktails.
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