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Louie's Backyard

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My husband visited here after being told by many people it was the place to be on Sundays. They... read more

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OKCfan
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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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2018 Vaca

One of the things I look forward to during beach vacations are crablegs at a an open air harbor... read more

Reviewed April 30, 2018
Grendel91
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2305 Laguna Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6952
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband visited here after being told by many people it was the place to be on Sundays. They were right. We had the rib special and it was fantastic. The staff was friendly and helpful. We ate in the sports bar and had a...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I were in the mood for some seafood so we figured we would give this place a whirl. The server talked us into the all you can eat buffet for $24. The buffet wasnt terrible but it wasnt great either. They do...More

2  Thank Alejandro B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The buffet is very limited. Nothing is seasoned. Food is all very bland. For $24 you’re definitely not getting your moneys worth. Come here to drink by the water, but eat somewhere else.

Thank elizabethg4114
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

Waiter stated buffet food was same quality at ordering of the menu, if this is true I suggest not to do either. Although restaurant is on the bay it is uniquely designed to allow no air to flow through. Felt like we were stuffed in...More

Thank HotMom69
Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

Great service. Tender and juicy ribs. I don't particularly like keylime pie but theirs is delicious. Loved the open harbor view. You definitely should put this on your to do list while in Padre.

Thank llisabelll
Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

One of the things I look forward to during beach vacations are crablegs at a an open air harbor front restaurant. The is the BEST place for that. We had the all u can eat seafood ( crab legs, 3 types shrimp, scallops, fish prime...More

Thank Grendel91
Reviewed April 13, 2018

When we arrived our favorite bar upstairs was closed(it was Friday nite) but I guess a little off season April!! We took a seat in the main floor area for a beer overlooking the beautiful sunset. (which is why we choose this place). No appetizers...More

1  Thank Steve S
Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

We went here last night for an engagement dinner, and Holly and Cameron were great!!!! They took the time to recommend drinks, were super polite, patient, and fun!!! I will definitely come back just for their service. Thank you again!

1  Thank Lore R
Reviewed December 1, 2017 via mobile

Food was great !! Rt on the water. So pretty waitstaff was extremely busy but did good We took first available seating so wait time was under 15 min. Very glad they had no seating available in air conditioning cause the view of the water...More

Thank meemaw666
Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

The burgers were awesome. The seafood platter wasn’t cooked all the way. The service was good. Would go back but not for seafood.

Thank Cathy H
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