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Louie’s Backyard

2305 Laguna Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6952
+1 956-761-6406
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (219 reviews)
“crab legs” (232 reviews)
“ribs” (205 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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Service
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LOCATION
2305 Laguna Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6952
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1 - 10 of 2,135 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Awesome food! Great place to have appetizers, drinks. Large open area by the ocean. You can watch the sunset by the ocean.

Thank Carol M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We brought a group of about 30 high school kids. The buffet style was good. We are outdoors on the patio, which was warm. There were a few flies bothering us while we ate. The food was good. The kids really enjoyed trying to eat...More

Thank scottrprice
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We listened to the sound check of Southern Ashes, who were great hometown sound. Top that with first class bartending, Jessica, and fun bar backs... Jason. Thank you for a great evening. (We were here Sat too and enjoyed the DJ... Booty bouncing and fun...More

Thank Shannon M
Reviewed 4 days ago

Our last night on our trip, we decided to try the buffet. The prime rib was really good but the crab legs were a little fishy. Still good overall. Drinks were good. I had a turbo marg (Pink Fizzy) Sweet and refreshingjust what I was...More

Thank AnnaLarghe
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Nice place with an ocean view and good music. Definitely a good place to go to have drinks. Cheesecake and chocolate cakes are great tasting. We also got some nachos that were delicious but are individual servings. Recommend this place!

Thank vrminer2012
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food, Great Service. Our waitress Jessica, was extremely helpful and friendly definitely will go there again and ask for Jessica.

2  Thank David B
Dan S, Owner at Louie’s Backyard, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

David, glad to hear you enjoyed the food and service! Thanks for the support and we look forward to serving you again next time. Best, Dan, Owner

Reviewed 1 week ago

We came back twice during our week-long stay on the island. The first time, we had a sweet, outgoing waitress named Jessica who kept the beer flowing and steered us toward the most wonderful ribs I can remember having in a long time. We loved...More

Thank Andrew G
Dan S, Owner at Louie’s Backyard, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Andrew, thanks for the support! We're thrilled that you visited us twice during your stay on SPI. We hope to serve you guys again soon. Cheers, Dan, Owner

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was an awesome experience with incredible food. The server was Jessica and highly recommend her. Ask for her at the door. Very attentive and friendly. Asked and answered all the right questions at the right time. Never felt like sh was hovering but never...More

Thank Kenneth W
Dan S, Owner at Louie’s Backyard, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Kenneth, we're so excited that you guys loved your experience with us! We're thrilled that everything hit the spot from the service to the seafood. Thanks for the support -- come back and see us again soon. Best, Dan, Owner

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dined here on 6th May. Got there quite late and ordered the barbecue rib special which was excellent. Great service as well. Usually a few smokers in there but this time none, so not sure if it as gone smoke free, If so then great...More

Thank Steven T
Dan S, Owner at Louie’s Backyard, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Steven, thanks for joining us! We're thrilled that you loved the rib special and the service. Thanks for the support and we hope to welcome you back soon. Best, Dan, Owner

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything was outstanding here. The Buffet is one of the best things there. $24 for all you can eat Prime Rib, Crabs, Shrimp, Scollops, salad bar. You can hurt yourself at this place. 😳😉 Make sure you look for the coupon for the free chocolate...More

Thank ronv100
Dan S, Owner at Louie’s Backyard, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We're excited to hear you guys enjoyed everything from the buffet to the chocolate cake! Thanks for the support -- come back and see us again soon. Cheers. Dan, Owner

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13 March 2018|
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Response from Kurt.mr S | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do.....but the buffet is so good and not only seafood
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Mike B
13 February 2018|
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Response from CalTiskilwa | Reviewed this property |
The normal price is $24.00 per person. Sometimes they have a special for $22.00.
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Lisa W
4 February 2018|
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Response from Toni D |
We do not allow pets on the property
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 20
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Buffet, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Monday
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Friday
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2305 Laguna Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6952
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  South Padre Island
  • Phone Number: +1 956-761-6406
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Description
At Louie's Backyard in South Padre Island, there is no such thing as a boring night. Whether you want to sit and chat with your friends, cheer on your favorite team or cut a rug till the wee hours, we've got you covered!
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