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4001 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7231
+1 956-761-7482
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good23%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp” (54 reviews)
“nachos” (29 reviews)
“steak” (21 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m. Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4001 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7231
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Reviewed May 16, 2011

The food was awesome we had supreme nachos and they are big plate of nachos.. The service was awesome also...Would go back again and again...

Thank cstrickland1
Reviewed May 4, 2011

Atmosphere was great!! Tiki style and laid back. Waitress very personable and attentive. Had to try supreme nachos (piled high)!! Delish!! Mike was great with his personable, comedic story-telling style on his live music!! Many laughs!! Good times!! Must stop by in evenings after 7pm!!...More

Date of visit: May 2011
1  Thank bbaldazo
Reviewed May 4, 2011

Padre Rita Ville is a new restaurant (Sept 2010) where you can still "christen" the walls with customer graffitti messages (e.g., "Great seafood! Steve and Julie, Arcadia, CA"). We had the seafood tacos (blackened tilapia) and seafood gumbo soup, which were outstanding. The protion sizes...More

Date of visit: May 2011
Thank SteveLicata
Reviewed April 7, 2011

We went to Padre Rita Ville based on reviews. The atmosphere was fun, service was great, and food was good. The price was also very good. We enjoyed the live music and the margaritas were great. This is definitely a place to go on South...More

Date of visit: April 2011
1  Thank Bluedad
Reviewed April 3, 2011

Fried, blackened, boiled, or grilled, Padre Rita Ville has the best shrimp on South Padre. I particularly love the cobb salad with blackened shrimp and the fried shrimp with grilled veggies. Check out the salad bar and home made soup: best meal deal on the...More

Date of visit: April 2011
1  Thank rmac375
Reviewed March 28, 2011

I visited PadreRitaVille with my wife and we had the 1/2lb Burger with potao salad and Coconut Shrimp with mixed veggies. Delicious! The atmosphere was lively, fun and there was live music! (at least when we went at 7:30PM).The service was very good and one...More

Date of visit: March 2011
1  Thank Alamopatriot
Reviewed March 28, 2011

My husband and I visited PadreRitaVille this weekend - several times! The Coconut Shrimp is to-die-for and so are the Nachos! (and the Shrimp Diablo too) J Micheal Laferty brings such ambiance to the restaurant with his island style singing and I just love how...More

Date of visit: March 2011
2  Thank ForrestsBaby
Reviewed March 8, 2011

This restaurant is hands down the worst on the island. The decor is tacky beyond belief- the seating is patio furniture with Christmas lights wrapped around it. The service is terrible. After waiting 15 minutes to see our waitress for the first time, we waited...More

Date of visit: March 2011
3  Thank KJTurner10
Reviewed January 26, 2011

WE love Padreritaville. We spent alot of time there while we were on SPI for a week. The food is so good and great prices. Great drinks and listening to Micheall was so wonderful. We celebrated our 41st anniversary while we were there and left...More

Date of visit: January 2011
Thank janicesueg
Reviewed January 19, 2011

Look - if you go to a busy restaurant that has good food - service prolly isn't going to be a straight "10." The food's worth waiting on. Go with right mentality that yeah, it's not coming super fast, and sure, you need to ask...More

Date of visit: January 2011
1  Thank spiguy1733
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4001 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7231
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  South Padre Island
  • Phone Number: +1 956-761-7482
  • E-mail
Seafood, Steaks and Burgers
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