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Castaways Seafood and Grill

) #21 of 55 Restaurants in Port Aransas ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Bar, Seafood
320 N Alister St, Port Aransas, TX 78373-4142
+1 361-749-5394
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good30%
  • Average22%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible13%
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“seafood” (61 reviews)
“po boy” (17 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Seafood
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
320 N Alister St, Port Aransas, TX 78373-4142
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1 - 10 of 541 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Best meal I had in Port Aransas. Service very good. Prices fair. Shrimp cooked perfect. Great tea. Will eat there again.

Thank ernie w
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Love the coco it shrimp and the gumbo was good. Also had a delicious Bloody Mary. Others in my group had the big combo and ended up splitting it because it was huge. This place has wonderful service and great atmosphere.

Thank nana1003
Reviewed 1 week ago

The shrimp was excellent! Lots of food items to select from. The waiter was helpful as regards to food suggestions, Best Bloody Mary EVER! Food arrived quickly, hot and in generous portions. The chocolate mousse pie was delicious! Able, our waiter was attentive, informative and...More

Thank Kelley F
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had one of the best burgers I've had in a while, and my friend really enjoyed her shrimp. The atmosphere was friendly and the wait staff was efficient.

Thank Carole G
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first place to eat in Port Aransas. My family was already there and we joined them at a table. I picked a salad ("heart healthy") and my wife went for shrimp. The food was good, the service was okay - not spectacular,...More

Thank Bruce W
Reviewed 1 week ago

walk into a different world , escape the world. Its an adventure for all.... the decorations are awesome tons of pic oppurtunites. with lots of super cool shops right across the street

Thank heraskimmy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found this restaurant to be a bit grungy and plain. The hostess first seated us at a high top sort of counter area. The stools were not the correct height and were so rickety I was afraid to sit down. We moved ourselves to...More

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was planning for an "all seafood all weekend" mini vacation. We ate here our first night. Neither me, my husband or two children had any dish worth writing home over. It was so uneventful that I cannot remember a single dish any of us...More

Thank HereWeGo2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went into Port A to have dinner at our favorite place Moby Dick's and it was closed. 20 years ago we ate at Castaway's and remember it was a bar and grill and the seafood was good. We arrived at 8:30 and asked to...More

Thank EvelynIrene
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Over cooked, dry seafood. Undercooked chicken Alfredo were just some of the problems with this establishment. Then to be charged $9 for a grilled cheese sandwich for a child was pretty ridiculous. This may be a great place for drinks, but eat somewhere else!

Thank Straightenup
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Valerie E
Do they have fried chicken similar to KFC's?????
23 June 2016|
Answer Show all 3 answers
Response from Krtx | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe so. Their menu is available on their website I think.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 320 N Alister St, Port Aransas, TX 78373-4142
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Aransas
  • Phone Number: +1 361-749-5394
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