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Marchan's White Sands Motel, Marina & Restaurant

418 State Highway 100, Port Isabel, TX 78578-2401
+1 956-433-5762
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“White Sands Restaurant”
1 Jun 2018
“Nice place to eat on the water”
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
418 State Highway 100, Port Isabel, TX 78578-2401
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are staying on South Padre and looked for lunch on our way yo HEB. We were not disappointed. Good served hot and fresh. The seafood soup was superb and loaded with fresh shrimp. The chicken club was great. The fish and shrimp special for...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 78jeanniek
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a wonderful lunch, grilled shrimp with 2 sides, hubby had blackened grill shrimp. More than 6 shrimp too! Although an older building it was clean pleasant and could sit by the water. Had great service comfortable table seating.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lauren H
Reviewed 10 August 2018

I just had a Birthday dinner at White Sands Restaurant. It was terrible. I will NEVER go back. There was ONE server and he had a bad attitude to boot. The food was mediocre at best. I had the all you can eat fish. It...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Chris H
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

The food was great. Really liked the fish. Also got the Mexican enchilada meal. Great prices nice water view.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Deborah R
Reviewed 2 June 2018

Good Mexican food, very popular prices with lunch and dinner specials. Table service, authentic bar offering wide range of cocktails, beer and wine. Great family place.

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank Michael J
Reviewed 13 May 2018

We were never attended by our server. He only had three tables. Asked for more fish and he ended up giving the fish to another table. Sever never came to our table to ask if we needed anything. Server never took or drink order. Server...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank primitivos684
Reviewed 11 April 2018

Had a group staying at LONG ISLAND VILLAGE Port Isabel. Had fun on the water good food good prices third time and will go back again. Lots of fun good Margaritas.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank susansC3172XT
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Can't be beat for all you can eat FISH in a very nice setting. New ownership since our visit last winter. Service was very good by friendly staff.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Onthegojohn
Reviewed 5 March 2018

We had trouble getting a table at another popular port Isabel restaurant so we headed to Marchan’s at white Sands Marina. Sad to say it was a bad choice. The service was good. But the food was not. How can two fried shrimp be hot...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Bernadetteere
Reviewed 26 February 2018

We went to White Sands as a last choice. BIG mistake. We were seated along with our visiting daughter. There were three other places occupied. We waited and waited. Church must have let out as the place began to fill up. We were about to...More

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank Shirley R
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 418 State Highway 100, Port Isabel, TX 78578-2401
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Isabel
  • Phone Number: +1 956-433-5762
  • This restaurant is at White Sands Motel
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