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1030 3rd St, Corpus Christi, TX 78404-2310
+1 361-884-6552
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Corpus Christi, Texas
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Nothin fancy going on here. Cold beer, hot bar-b-que, friendly patrons, and the game is on tv. Ahhhhh. Your relax on.

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Thank hifiguy2016
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

Best gathering and hang out beer joint around. Games. ....drinks. ....TVs to watch the game. Great bar eats.

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Thank Gus U
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

Miss this ol place...great place to unwind ..visit..make new friends...shuffleboard and cold beer! Can't beat it!!!

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Thank Rhonda W
Corpus Christi, Texas, United States
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2013

Vernon's is a cool bar with a good little bbq joint attached, no one is in there trying to impress anyone, just a lotta fun and a good place to watch sports. It has a atmosphere that's more like a good out of town dance hall, friendly people and service, and a nice covered patio outside...

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South Padre Island, Texas
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2013

This is a hole in the wall for the locals. We had great service and ALL of the food is homemade, down to the tortillas. There are food options for everyone, BBQ, mexican and American flavors. Good selections of draft beers.

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Thank Maria L
Corpus Christi, Texas
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2012

The worst experience I've ever had. Went there for lunch with some coworkers and I waited 50 minutes, then said forget this and walked out. My coworkers were nice enough to tell them to put in a to go box, so they brought me some lunch from there, only to open it up and have warm potato salad and no... More 

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Thank nelindeen
San Antonio, Texas
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78 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2012

They do have a little BBQ concession in the back and unless you are a smoker just take it out to the nearby park on the bay and enjoy the clean air and great view. If you eat there expect lots of cigarette smoke and day time drinkers. Take out food service is just fine. I think you can still... More 

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Thank Longfeather
Corpus Christi,
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2011

All of the Mexican food is good. The loaded baked potatoe is good the one with the barbecue is GREAT!. Breakfast is also really good!

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Thank Nanette D
Houston
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2009

If you like authentic unpretentious bars, with great BBQ when available, try Vernon's. Live music on weekends too.

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Thank PuroConjunto

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Barbecue
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1030 3rd St, Corpus Christi, TX 78404-2310
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Corpus Christi
  • Phone Number: +1 361-884-6552

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?