We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Moby Dick's

517 S Alister St, Port Aransas, TX 78373-4405
+1 361-749-9447
Website
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good34%
  • Average21%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp” (104 reviews)
“seafood” (93 reviews)
“steak” (47 reviews)
Open Now
Hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
517 S Alister St, Port Aransas, TX 78373-4405
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (992)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 985 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There isn't gift shop when you first walk in the restaurant and after ur done shopping you can be seated to eat lunch or dinner

Thank Amanda B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Being local, it’s not a favorite spot but like to help the local economy and locals getting back on their feet from the hurricane. Waiters are friendly here. We split a bowl of gumbo, pretty good flavor, warm not hot in temperature had better but...More

Thank danidb518
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is great! It is easy to find, located off one of the “main” streets of Port A. It has a great vibe, full of interesting sea themed decor. Do keep in mind that at the time my group went (less than a year...More

Thank Clarissa A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Seeing the hurricane devastation all around the town, and the high-water marks on the wall, it is impressive to find that this place is even open at this point. Our recent weekday lunch was a mixed experience. Service was friendly, and my wife's garden salad...More

Thank ROCtraveler30
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This used to be out favorite, but since they reopened after Harvey, it's not the same. They ONLY TAKE CASH! It's hard to carry cash now days. All the restaurants take plastic. There is only a limited menu. We were told it's because they don't...More

Thank topmomboss
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Do not miss this place! There is a gift shop right when you walk inside. be sure to spend time looking up and all around, the motif is really cool. I had the fish basket and it was amazing! big portions and it was delicious....More

Thank tupperconnie
Reviewed 15 March 2018

Happy to see they have recovered from the devastation of the hurricane. Our server was very attentive and got us everything we asked for. However, we did wait 43 minutes for a hamburger and a fish basket. They were not on a wait and it...More

Thank Charliedoo
Reviewed 14 March 2018

What can you say... It's Moby Dick's! Great to see them open again after Hurricane Harvey! New renovations and still the same GREAT Atmosphere! Limited Menu right now but hey, they are up and running and are survivors of the storm!

Thank Jeff H
Reviewed 11 March 2018

After having been all but wiped out by a category 4 hurricane just a few months ago, the staff started their road to recovery just weeks after the storm. We returned to this restaurant after having been regulars before the storm. They had a temporary...More

Thank linrandysanders
Reviewed 8 March 2018

This restaurant was hit hard by Harvey! They had over 4 ft of water inside! When we visited they had only been open a couple of weeks but they are proud and happy to be open. Right now they have a limited menu but we...More

1  Thank Sherri G
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 20 hotels in Port Aransas
Americas Best Value Inn - Corpus Christi / Port Aransas
53 reviews
.22 km away
Red Roof Inn Port Aransas
215 reviews
.28 km away
BEST WESTERN Port Aransas
883 reviews
.37 km away
Alister Square Inn
79 reviews
.42 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Coffee Waves
416 reviews
.46 km away
Venetian Hot Plate
324 reviews
.77 km away
La Playa Mexican Grille
354 reviews
.74 km away
Shells Pasta & Seafood
664 reviews
.47 km away
Nearby Attractions
Mustang Island State Park
462 reviews
.69 km away
C&T Bay Charters
108 reviews
.60 km away
Bron's Beach Carts
85 reviews
.25 km away
Just 1 More Outfitter
44 reviews
.46 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
CherylRoss
13 June 2016|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from Tex R | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea. Suggest you call Moby Dicks (361-749-9447) and leave a message for him. He's in the restaurant almost every day.
1
Vote
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Tuesday
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 517 S Alister St, Port Aransas, TX 78373-4405
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Aransas
  • Phone Number: +1 361-749-9447
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing