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Boiling Pot Restaurant

201 S Fulton Beach Rd, Rockport, TX 78382-7719
+1 361-729-6972
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“crawfish” (75 reviews)
“blue crab” (39 reviews)
“potatoes” (70 reviews)
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201 S Fulton Beach Rd, Rockport, TX 78382-7719
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good food, great customer service! Have been there with my family years ago and wanted to go for memory sake. The night I went they were out of blue crab, but still was able to fufill my expectations.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went on a guys fishing trip and boiling pot is a must stop. Food was good but expensive for what you get.

Thank CSMiddleton75
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

I’m so glad we found this little place in fog and rain last weekend! We ordered the combo with blue crab, shrimp, corn and potatoes. Since we are counting calories we subbed extra shrimp for the sausage. The atmosphere was cozy and the service was...More

Thank JLNaumann
Reviewed 3 February 2018

Good food, nothing fancy, simply made but tasty. We had blue crab, oysters and shrimp all boiled, of course.

Thank FlaTx
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Lots of fun sharing a boiling pot of fresh seafood with our kids & grandkids. Watching a very skilled server ‘shuck’ oysters was a learning experience for us. The service was awesome, the atmosphere was, well, an experience. This place is definitely recovering from Hurricane...More

Thank ranger520
Reviewed 19 November 2017

First time to visit after Harvey. But something was missing. Their corn is usually to die for, not so much this time. It was very watery and not as much spice. Potatoes were cold and no spice. And a couple of the shrimp were on...More

2  Thank Sandra N
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

We ate last night at The Boiling Pot for the first time and it was really good. We got a couple pounds of boiled shrimp with potatoes, corn, crab, and sausage. Pretty awesome. I also tried the gumbo as a starter and it was pretty...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Boiling pot was damaged by Hurricane Harvey but it wasn't blown away! They're coming back stronger than ever and still great food with great service. We took friends that were from Iowa here for recovery efforts and they loved it. The Gumbo is still the...More

Thank 112shelleyd
Reviewed 17 August 2017

I have gone to this restaurant at least once or twice a year for 25 years and I love this place. We went for our summer visit last night and the food was very under cooked. Potatoes were raw and the shrimp had no flavor...More

1  Thank James A
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

The good was good but what needs improvement is their ventilation sistem. No windows short ceilings makes for a very claustrophobic time. It smelled like a meat market, not appetizing at all, had to chug a few beers before I got used to the smell....More

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Response from Michela H | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They bring you shrimps whole, like nature made them, and they taste delicious. You can definitely taste the difference between fresh caught whole shripms and pre-decapitated, pre-shelled, pre-processed, and pre-frozen... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 S Fulton Beach Rd, Rockport, TX 78382-7719
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Rockport
  • Phone Number: +1 361-729-6972
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