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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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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good41%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“fish” (11 reviews)
“shrimp” (7 reviews)
“all you can eat” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
418 State Highway 100, Port Isabel, TX 78578-2401
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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.

Thank Onthegojohn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

Thank Bernadetteere
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

1  Thank Shirley R
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Our group meets here every Thursday at 4pm. Tonight five out of eight ordered the Country Fried Chicken and we all were very pleased. Our waiter, Rosendo, knows the group and does everything he can to make us feel loved.

Thank rcoffman
Reviewed 8 August 2017

No nearby traffic noise, a choice of regular or close-to-the-water seating. They have a separate meeting/dining room where the Chamber of Commerce meets. My favorite was the 14-inch, folded breakfast burrito! Friendly and prompt service.

Thank geneb786
Reviewed 19 July 2017

not fancy but very excellent selection of food and drinks Seafood shrimp and fish cooked perfect Larry the performer is outstanding both to listen and dance to

Thank Ronald B
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Had a group of 11 and we were seated quickly....there is actually quite a bit of room here. Service was extremely and efficient. Food was very good. I had the surf and turf burrito which was really good. Sampled someone else's fried shrimp and it...More

Thank Bthummel
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Been coming here for years. Staff always fast and friendly. Breakfast portions are always large cost is inexpensive

Thank Joseph R
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Delicious food prepared to your specs...Always a great breakfast for golfing foursomes!! A must breakfast..Lunch...Dinner! You are on "Island time" ....If you're in a hurry go thru a fast food drive thru and eat in your car...Nice servers adding to the enjoyable experience ! Always...More

Thank bogeyboy1944
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Food was excellent, prices were reasonable, and the entertainer was great. Sunset view was spectacular. Our only complaint was the sloooow service. There were plenty of servers, so I don't know why each course took so long in between. Then at the end of the...More

Thank cmsmollen
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
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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