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Senor Donkey

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Mexican, Southwestern
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4215 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7328
+1 956-761-1975
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Seabrook, Texas
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Salsa and chips were great! Was disappointed in ground beef chimichanga. Was half refried beans inside! Drinks were good

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Thank hbomber44
Dirty_Als_Mgmnt, Public Relations Manager at Senor Donkey, responded to this review

I absolutely loved the quote. We do get many compliments on the warm chips and salsa. I do however apologize that the chimichanga was not what you expected. We hope that you consider coming back for another chance to wow you! More 

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were wondering if we should go eat here because there were not many cars in the parking lot. But we went in and had a great dinner and they have good service. I would go back again.

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Thank JKLFowler
Dirty_Als_Mgmnt, Public Relations Manager at Senor Donkey, responded to this review

We appreciate the review. We are happy that you enjoyed the food and the service. We look forward to serving you again soon. More 

Bolingbrook, Illinois
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great service! Food was good and reasonably priced. We went for dinner on a Saturday night. The wait was not too long.

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Thank wkhn
Dirty_Als_Mgmnt, Public Relations Manager at Senor Donkey, responded to this review

Thank you for your patronage. We hope to serve you again soon. More 

Albuquerque, New Mexico
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

4 kids and I enjoyed a night out at Senor Donkey's restaurant. It was a nice relaxing dinner with bright Mexican decor and family atmosphere with very reasonable prices. The food was very good, but did not like the salsa; maybe it was just missing our NM green chile:). We will be back next year!

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Thank Danngonza
Dirty_Als_Mgmnt, Public Relations Manager at Senor Donkey, responded to this review

We appreciate the review. We are happy that you and your family enjoyed the food. We look forward to serving you on your next trip. More 

Hays, North Carolina
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118 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

We enjoyed the staff food was good love me some good Texmex food. Cold drinks good seating clean restrooms

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Thank Mj D
Dirty_Als_Mgmnt, Public Relations Manager at Senor Donkey, responded to this review

We appreciate the review. We are happy that you enjoyed the food. We look forward to serving you again soon. More 

Michigan
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131 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

This is a cute Mexican place that serves a lot of different things besides Mexican. My enchilladas were some of the best I've had and the rice & beans were very tasty. My husband got a shrimp basket and said it was really delicious. I can't comment on the drinks because I only had a draft beer but it was... More 

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Thank Sharon S
Dirty_Als_Mgmnt, Public Relations Manager at Senor Donkey, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Senor Donkey to dine. We are pleased you enjoyed your dining experience. Looking forward to your return visit. More 

New Braunfels, Texas
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

Friendly, decent service. Group had variety of seafood or Mexican plates. Everything was fresh and tasty.

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Thank N Grace P
Dirty_Als_Mgmnt, Public Relations Manager at Senor Donkey, responded to this review

Senor Donkey takes pride in serving fresh food. We are pleased you enjoyed the food and service. We look forward to your return. More 

Austin, Texas
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141 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

The drinks were fabulous. The guacamole and chips was delicious. The food was hit and miss. We ordered the shrimp de ablo, shrimp enchiladas, chicken quesadilla and chicken tacos. Both shrimp dishes were barely edible. In fact, we didn't eat them. If we weren't heading out and getting on the road we would have took it back. The shrimp was... More 

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Thank JSLoveis13
Dirty_Als_Mgmnt, Public Relations Manager at Senor Donkey, responded to this review

We appreciate your business. And thank you for your review. I apologize that you were not pleased with your food. We take the reviews into consideration to improve our service if needed. We hope that you may consider giving us a second chance to prove the excellence service and mouth-watering food that we strive for. More 

Little Falls, Minnesota, United States
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47 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Really good ceviche. The chips and salsa were to die for! Love the warm salsa! Friendly staff and overall very good.

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1 Thank Laura S
Dirty_Als_Mgmnt, Public Relations Manager at Senor Donkey, responded to this review

We appreciate the review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the ceviche. We do get compliments on the salsa. Thank you for your visit and we hope to serve you again. More 

Northern New Jersey
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150 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

I enjoyed the food but nothing over average. Service was OK, had to ask for drink refills. The staff while very nice, seemed a bit bored. I would give this place another chance at a busier time.

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Thank 973B
Dirty_Als_Mgmnt, Public Relations Manager at Senor Donkey, responded to this review

We appreciate the review. We appreciate your honesty in your review and we certainly will take it into consideration in order to become a better establishment. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4215 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7328
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  South Padre Island
  • Phone Number: +1 956-761-1975

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?