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Doc's Seafood & Steak Restaurant

13309 S Padre Island Dr, North Padre Island, Corpus Christi, TX 78418-5910
+1 361-949-6744
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good33%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (148 reviews)
“crab cakes” (70 reviews)
“dirty rice” (26 reviews)
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Steakhouse, American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
13309 S Padre Island Dr, North Padre Island, Corpus Christi, TX 78418-5910
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This visit we ate late lunch and enjoyed the avocado shrimp salad & burger. Service was great, view was amazing and food was good. The key lime pie is fine, but not for real key lime aficionados.

Thank NJ W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great sunset place. Great seafood. Get there early and put your name in. We have 4 boys 16 to 2 years. Once you put your name in u can go downstairs, get a beverage on the water, watch the boats, sunset, kids can move around...More

Thank Brad K
Reviewed 1 week ago

the lines are long but well worth it definitely going again to doc's the prices are moderate, margaritas are a plus

Thank O5687BSrichardr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice people Great Food, nice band. Wait Staff, was very attentive, helped, and very good with the Teenagers. Prices were reasonable, We got to trade Caesar Salad for stated side.

Thank Betty W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice breeze, okay food, nice staff. Pet friendly though. Long wait for food while place wasn't crowded, be sure you're not in a rush.

Thank Rosemary C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome food. Nice location. Great views. Plenty of outside or inside seating. Open air dining throughout. Highly recommended.

Thank Tink J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Because we sit at an East facing beach, the only way to get a sunset over the water is over the Laguna Madre, exactly the view from Doc's Seafood. The food is good, service is friendly and usually efficient. With the flounder orders, you get...More

Thank ernestjahntraining
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We do a visit to docs every trip. This time for lunch, and the food was great! They were out of green beans for some reason, and the rice part of the sides was very weird. But it tasted great and the waitress was very...More

Thank Kristi S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice location right on the water. Very friendly bartenders. Food was good. We saw the menu in our hotel, but found it to be changed when we arrived. We ordered our meals to go and found that they did a great job making sure we...More

Thank TC13
Sherry H, Guest Relations Manager at Doc's Seafood & Steak Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We serve fresh seafood so our menu changes seasonally. Where did you see the incorrect menu? We appreciate your patronage and the review, but wish to correct the menu problem.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Doc's is special in many ways! You arrive and go up a flight of stairs, because you can arrive in a car, motorcycle, bicycle, walking or in a boat that you dock dowmstairs !!! In Doc's the food and beverages are great and the atmosphere...More

Thank mauriliogm
Sherry H, Guest Relations Manager at Doc's Seafood & Steak Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It seems you love our little slice of paradise as much as we do. Thanks for the great review!

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I saw the older menu at Multi Resorts Puenta Vista in the binder in our unit. It included shrimp fettuccine Alfredo and a quesadilla appetizer.
13 June 2017|
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Response from Sherry H | Property representative |
Sorry for the delay in response. I don't receive notifications when someone responds to a question unfortunately. Thank you for letting me know. I will check to be certain we have an updated menu at that location.
Do they allow pets?
22 April 2017|
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Response from Sherry H | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry, however Doc's Seafood and Steaks does not allow pets at this time.
Tammy S
How are the crab legs?
17 September 2015|
Response from David W | Reviewed this property |
I didn't have the crab legs personally but one of the folks I was with did and seemed to rather enjoy them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13309 S Padre Island Dr, North Padre Island, Corpus Christi, TX 78418-5910
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Corpus Christi
  • Phone Number: +1 361-949-6744
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Casual waterfront restaurant featuring Seafood and Steak specialties served alongside cool drinks on a breezy dockside patio. Come out for the food, stay for the FREE SUNSET!
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