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Pop's Place

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
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202 Park Road, Rockport, TX 78382
+1 361-729-2862
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Pharr, Texas
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love this little off-the beaten-path local bar. Partner and I shared a burger and curly fries. No scowls from the waitress about doing so. She brought it in two baskets, already cut the burger and divided the fries. You have to stop - just to see the mosaics on the wall and in the men's bathroom! Good food. Great service.

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Thank mmeehh
Livingston, Montana
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107 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

This eatery was ideally situated for our location and needs.... and they served us up some really great fried catfish.... but, alas, the cafe-bar was full of smokers sitting near us during dinnertime. One of our party of three is very sensitive to cigarette smoke and so... after eating quickly, we vacated the premises and won't be able to come... More 

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Thank Heanyjw
Spring Lake, Michigan
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171 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Typical local bar with typical bar food. Bottle cap murals on walls are cool. Staff and locals seemed friendly. Two pool tables.

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Thank 2ndAmendment1776
Corpus Christi, Texas
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Great place to get a burger and have a cold one! We usually eat there several times each year when staying in our RV at the Goose Island State Park. It is located actually north of Rockport after you cross the Copano Bay bridge. Basically all we ever get there are great burgers or every once in a while and... More 

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Thank Smokey401
Texas
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Pop's has been a family favorite for years but a recent visit has taken it off my list of favs. The blackened fish portion was 4" at its widest tapering 4" to a point - couldn't have weighed more than 2oz. Sides were wilted iceberg lettuce and soggy fried okra. This was a Sunday but the place had plenty of... More 

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Thank PapergirlTexas
Menard, Texas
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37 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Nice little local bar & restaurant. Ok food, friendly staff, Great Wall art made from beer bottle tops.

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Thank jennifer s
2 reviews
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Took an hour....rude......food was horrible...4 tiny shrimp and frozen vegies...better at Burger King...Nasty Bar!

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Thank John D
Austin, Texas
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81 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Pop's is a local dive, been there for many years, and is where the local fishermen go to lie about what they caught that day. Décor is pool tables, and large fish pictures. Food is good, great hamburgers, good servings of catfish and oysters.

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Thank Mary M
Rockport, Texas
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110 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 May 2016

Coming back from a trip we had a lunch at this place. The service was poor, just like they want you leave as soon as possible. I ordered a flounder, that came over fried with a side of curly fries in a basket ? my wife ordered a "PO boy" with shrimps, she get only 3 shrimps with cold chips... More 

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Rockport, TX
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36 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2016

Consistently the best burger in town in my opinion. Bleu Cheese Bacon burger is what I always get......big fresh patty perfectly cooked every time I get it. The raw oysters that kept coming out of the kitchen were big juicy looking ones - must try.......Don't even try burgers in Rockport, come out to this great spot which is a friendly... More 

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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
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 Park Road, Rockport, TX 78382
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Rockport
  • Phone Number: +1 361-729-2862

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?