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Cap'n Roy's

1313 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6723
+1 956-761-9990
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“shrimp tacos” (57 reviews)
“seafood” (99 reviews)
“cabbage salad” (12 reviews)
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Seafood, Mexican, American
$$ - $$$
1313 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6723
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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Good Food and Affordable. Nice Staff. Choices are limited to Seafood and Mexican Food. Drinking Water was not good.

Thank Ididnotsaythat d
Reviewed 2 November 2017

The food was good, just wish there was more of it for the price. The fish fillet was huge, my friend ordered a shrimp entree, came out with like 3 or 4 shrimp and a buttload of rice... :-/

Thank Matt W
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed the Salsa!!!!!!!!!!!!!! It was really good the Veracruz salsa with chips. Boyfriend ordered nachos and they were big and looked yummy. I only wish the fajita was a little different

Thank rochelealison
Reviewed 22 October 2017

We ate here twice. First time we had seafood which was average. Next time we had Mexican food when we really liked. The service both times was very friendly and attentive. They have beer and wine but no margaritas.

Thank Kay C
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Nice little spot, good food. I had the Cap'n Roy burrito, it was HUGE. Enough for two! We also enjoyed their famous shrimp wrapped bacon and we understand why it won awards! The fumi salad is amazing! The guac, salsa (very fresh), and queso were...More

Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

On vacation and stopped in for lunch. I had the Shrimp Po Boy which was great and I would order again but I wished I had ordered the Mexican food! It looked so good on it’s way to another table! My cousin had the ceviche...More

Thank Myonion
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is excellent.The atmosphere and service was fantastic. It is a great place for seafood lovers.You've got to try their awesome seafood platter.

Thank dawgfish21
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Love this place! Especially in the evening! Good food, friendly staff, and fun atmosphere! I love their fumi salad (their version of cabbage slaw). Fish and shrimp tacos are a must have. (Grilled or blackened). Also enjoy their hamburgers/cheeseburgers (order them the way you like...More

Reviewed 8 September 2017

One of the best dining experiences we have had on the island! The food was delicious, the waitstaff very friendly and knowledgeable, and when we said we loved the salsa, they offered to send us home with some!!

Thank ethames222
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I go to SPI every year and this year I was referred to go to Capt'n Roys. I was told it was good food at an inexpensive price. They were not wrong. I ordered the deluxe seafood platter and you can get that grilled, fried,...More

Thank Rick N
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1 October 2017|
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Response from CaptainSPI | Reviewed this property |
Crab is not a common item on any restaurant menu on SPI. If it is, it is most likely a frozen, imported variety. Stick with the local fish and shrimp! You'll be hooked.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1313 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6723
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  South Padre Island
  • Phone Number: +1 956-761-9990
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