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Wanna-Wanna Beach Bar & Grill

5100 Gulf Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7440
+1 956-761-7600
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (35 reviews)
“ceviche” (31 reviews)
“fries” (32 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 AM - 10:30 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
5100 Gulf Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7440
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1 - 10 of 373 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Right on the beach is exactly where this place belongs. Very festive and friendly. Staff was nice all 3 times we went. Prices arent bad and food is slightly above the average for a place like this. Not gourmet, but not bad either.

Thank wbr4368
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was suggested to us because it is right on the beach. What a terribel experience. First, it stinks. I don't know if it was the beach or what but it smelled liked a sewer. We wanted just a light snack. I ordered nachos....More

Thank Laurie C
Reviewed 1 week ago

A fraction of the size of Claytons, Wanna Wanna has the feel of a neighborhood bar, with the staff knowing the names of the regulars and you visit once they'll remember you the next time. Great cocktails and although the burgers are good - their...More

Thank Lakerat789
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in for a few beers, and a snack, and to feel the breeze off the beach. Staff are friendly, prices are reasonable, and the food is good. Danica was playing the day we went, and that adds to the fun. Probably the best beer...More

Thank BadgerMbTraveller
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

went by the wanna wanna. it was so crowded couldn't get a parking space. heard many wonderful things about it. best to take a taxi next time.

Thank _weegehen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to see local band, danced with other travellers and had a great evening start went other places from there as well.

Thank Belinda W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice facility which you can accss from the beach, nice friendly staff and drinks were moderately priced. It was a beautiful day with a lot of customers chilling out.

Thank Tomsheedy1954
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Three guys on beach at tiki hut. Lost in time. Great drinks. Y'all come on over Helllo. Yes too many words needed. Come get scotch and water

Thank Pam M
Reviewed 6 October 2017

EXCELLENT french fries. I recommend the fried fish basket (tilapia) and the drinks are also GREAT! Specialty drinks along with full bar and beer. Watch the moon rise over the horizon while relaxing on the deck.

Thank Immigrationdiva
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Great food, great drinks and great people. Our favorite spot every summer!!! Great beach hang out to forget your problems!!

Thank cynthiap612
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22 October 2017|
Response from David G | Reviewed this property |
I'm only there weekends so not sure.. Check them out online
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5100 Gulf Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7440
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  South Padre Island
  • Phone Number: +1 956-761-7600
  • E-mail
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