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Island Cafe

301 S Alister St, Port Aransas, TX 78373-4133
+1 361-749-6602
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good42%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“hash browns” (16 reviews)
“fish and chips” (11 reviews)
“taquitos” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Cafe, Diner
301 S Alister St, Port Aransas, TX 78373-4133
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Reviewed yesterday

Port Aransas strong we survived hell high water and HURRICANE HARVEY. thats what the flag says that proudly waves in the front of the resteraunt. This place rose up from the ashes ( literally) and they are back better than ever. graeat food we love...More

Thank heraskimmy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Like many businesses in Port Aransas the Island Café was leveled requiring a near complete rebuild. Although the menu is not as robust as the previous Island Café & Smokehouse, it is a good place to start in order to get back on their feet....More

Thank Manbyk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love this little place. They've come back strong after Harvey. Still one of the best places to grab breakfast or lunch. My friend and I stopped in for brunch. We ordered the fish & chips and a fried chicken sandwich. Both meals were excellent!...More

Thank DixieSixx
Reviewed 18 April 2018

We stopped by here for breakfast with another couple. My wife and another ordered the plain egg with bacon, grits and toast. Both really liked it, the eggs were cooked to order and the grits were very good. The guys ordered the Heuvos Rancheros that...More

Thank Incommuicado
Reviewed 12 March 2018

This is THE breakfast spot in Port Aransas. They will re-open, in the same spot on March 13. Very family oriented. The food is always great and the waitresses are down home friendly. Open for breakfast lunch and dinner. Be aware, it is not uncommon...More

Thank linrandysanders
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We enjoyed a very tasty, very well prepared breakfast. I asked what brand of coffee they served because I believe it was the best coffee I have ever drank. Service was great and we enjoyed the atmosphere.

Thank Cynthia R
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

After Fishing in Baffin Bay half a day we took the fish caught to Island Cafe and they cooked for us ...Blackened half of our Fish and Fried other half...Excellently prepared....Onion Rings were so Good.... Enjoy.... 💚❤️💛 Danny W Austin, Texas

Thank danny W
Reviewed 17 August 2017

They have the usual things for breakfast but mostly separate and not the usual combinations. Their specials are what you want and is the only way to get and egg with meat. French Toast is average but the omelettes are very good. Pancakes ate about...More

Thank James A
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Great small place for all you can eat fish and chips. Service was good and staff were all so nice. Will definitely go back on the next visit.

Thank crymorr
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

After tromping the beach in the morning, the A/C was welcome along with the cold drinks Bacon and toast was better than the biscuits and sausage gravy, but it's been ages since I ordered so healthy. Good service. Corned beef hash looked amazing but I...More

Thank Dan P
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Rudy U
23 July 2015|
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Response from Maria V | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is enough space for more than 50 people :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 S Alister St, Port Aransas, TX 78373-4133
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Aransas
  • Phone Number: +1 361-749-6602
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