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Parrot Eyes Restaurant Bar & Water Sports

5801 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7635
+1 956-772-9040
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good30%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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“fish tacos” (32 reviews)
“beans” (6 reviews)
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Mexican, American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
5801 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7635
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

They let a party of 7 people who were willing to order food and drinks and leave good tips walk out the door because this restaurant refuses to split a check. This is 2017! We were flabbergasted. Oh well. Their loss. I can't imagine why...More

Thank missH2525
Reviewed 4 days ago

Stopped in just to check out the place and have a couple of drinks - we ended up sitting inside because there was not a breeze outside which made it uncomfortable to sit on the patio - they are located on the lagoon side of...More

Thank TripGal63
myparroteyes, Owner at Parrot Eyes Restaurant Bar & Water Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review, it's been hot lately so we totally understand. We do have a wrap around patio deck so that if you move around the patio you will find a breeze, but on days like we have been experiencing lately, those seats...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here by boat to have drinks and dinner on the patio, the sign on the door says swimsuits allowed on patio. We walk in and are denied service because of my girlfriend's bikini top, yet she's wearing shorts. I will never support this...More

Thank Robert P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to have lunch here while we waited for the parasailing. The food was just OK. Oysters were very small and there was only 8 or 9 small oysters on our plates.

Thank SuzieQT2
myparroteyes, Owner at Parrot Eyes Restaurant Bar & Water Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful review, have a nice day!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The dish I had was actually really well done but none of the other people in my 6 person party were happy with their food. The other thing that was really in your face and made for a bad experience was all the rules. They...More

Thank Rae M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went fishing for Reds and did well. Had the cook at Parrot Eyes to prepare our Redfish 3 ways; Fish enchiladas, fish tacos and then just grilled. It all came out great. The service was a bit slow but it was Saturday afternoon and they...More

Thank Dan L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went this weekend had a great time, food was very tasty, we went on a dolphin watch cruise, very exciting

Thank Rachel C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great drinks, wonderful atmosphere, friendly staff, fabulous bartenders. Good place to unwind after a day on the beach.

Thank Ruth57
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Most definitely sit outside ! But there is smoking allowed ☹️ but it's nice to sit out along the canal and watch the boats come and go Staff was very nice but lacked attention For lunch we both had salads a buffalo chicken salad and...More

1  Thank scubachef88
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Friendly Wait Staff and good food was served fast :) Good cocktails not to busy this time of year in the week and a nice walk from the hotel.

Thank 395jayneb
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$45
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, View
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5801 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7635
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  South Padre Island
  • Phone Number: +1 956-772-9040
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