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The Phoenix Restaurant and Bar

377 N Alister St, Port Aransas, TX 78373-4106
+1 361-749-9277
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (14 reviews)
“tuna stack” (5 reviews)
“pot stickers” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
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377 N Alister St, Port Aransas, TX 78373-4106
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting friends in Port A who wanted to go out for dinner on my last night. My only request that we get fish for dinner. They delivered with this choice. Sushi appetizers were so good I forgot to photograph them. They were entrees that we...More

Thank Islandbean
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We showed up at the restaurant around 7pm on a Friday night with 6 people for dinner. We went inside to talk with the hostess, and she looked at us and with a straight face said she "could not accommodate 6 people for dinner tonight"....More

Thank Catherine T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

While the hurricane aftermath experience certainly must have been terrible, the ultimate outcome for the Phoenix turned out wonderful. Their new place, although off the beaten path, is beautiful and the food is more reminiscent of that served in their very first, very tiny Port...More

Thank wmay
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Phoenix is no longer on Alister, but at the old La Barratarria location, near airport. Love new location. Food is spectacular....as always.....

1  Thank 8888beach
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Café Phoenix recently re-opened in a new location after Harvey destroyed their former location on Alister Street. Now located at the marina at Island Moorings, they have retained many of their best dishes and added a few new ones. Sushi Dave still produced some of...More

1  Thank Bridget H
Reviewed 16 August 2017

The food was good but not great. One can see where the chef has created a menu for both the casual beach crowd but also for those looking for a quieter more elegant meal. There is both indoor and outdoor seating with the inside being...More

Thank Bruce M
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Staying at Sandcastle Condos and arrived to early so we stopped in for cold beer and quick bite. We had the peel and eat shrimp and sushi both very good!

Thank phinsfan2015
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Had lunch here. Waitress said their fish dishes were flounder. I asked if the fish was fresh, and she said yes. I have had real flounder many times and what they served me was dry, not flaky, and not flounder. It was some sort of...More

Thank jdavis65
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped by for a late lunch after waiting over an hour for the ferry to get from the mainland to Port Aransas. The drinks were refreshing, my wife thought the Mojito was exceptional. I was surprised to find sushi and spanakopita on the menu...More

Thank Phil B
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Sunday night dining in a beach town can sometimes be difficult so when we were driving past The Phoenix and saw all the cars, we decided that was where we were eating. We did not have reservations so the only seats with no waiting were...More

Thank beachcrazy100
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17 August 2017|
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Response from Amanda F | Reviewed this property |
They used to be. They have been closed since the hurricane. They will be reopening in a new location this year.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 377 N Alister St, Port Aransas, TX 78373-4106
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Aransas
  • Phone Number: +1 361-749-9277
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