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Grapevine Cafe & Coffeehouse

100 E Swordfish St, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6975
+1 956-761-8463
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (55 reviews)
“breakfast tacos” (39 reviews)
“migas” (31 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
100 E Swordfish St, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6975
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101 - 110 of 662 reviews

Reviewed 26 October 2016

We enjoyed breakfast here 2 different mornings. We loved the breakfast tacos! Service was great too!More

Thank hate2stayhome
Douglas K, Manager at Grapevine Cafe & Coffeehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2016

Knowing that we're talking with someone who "hates to stay home," I'm thrilled that you ventured out and tried our place! It sounds like you might be quite the traveller, so it puts a smile on my face knowing that our breakfast and service stood...More

Reviewed 26 October 2016

I was happy to see that the Grapevine served breakfast as well as lunch on Sunday at noon! So many quit breakfast at ll am.! I ordered Eggs Benedict. Hubby had Chicken Fried Steak. The eggs were cooked more than I would have liked, as...More

Thank LAURA D
Douglas K, Manager at Grapevine Cafe & Coffeehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2016

Hey Laura, breakfast is extremely important to us, and we want to make that clear by our daily hours. I'm thrilled that the service was on par with where we stand as a cafe, but I do wish the food had stood out during your...More

Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Went here last year and was very good as was last time. Food very flavorful,many choices on menu.Their Coffee picks and flavors wonderful!More

Thank Tina M
Douglas K, Manager at Grapevine Cafe & Coffeehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2016

Hey Tina, I'm thrilled to read this -- knowing that the delicious food brought you in a full year later is so rewarding. It sounds like you make an annual visit to the island, so hopefully we'll be part of your next trip to town!...More

Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

We had breakfast today and was really pleased with the food quality, amount served and price. Highly recommend.More

Thank Michelle J
Douglas K, Manager at Grapevine Cafe & Coffeehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2016

Michelle, I truly cherish your recommendation -- as a local coffee house, the best advertisement we can invest in is the quality of our food. I'm so glad you were able to stop by and enjoy a meal with us, and I can't wait to...More

Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

From the moment you walk in and smell the FRESH coffee you know it wil be a great experience. Great lunch specials, diversified menu, friendly and accommodating wait staff. Eat here at least 3 times a month for lunch...Have to force myself to try new...More

Thank Jean P
Douglas K, Manager at Grapevine Cafe & Coffeehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2016

Jean, I love that the fresh coffee smell is the first thing that impresses you when you open the doors. Knowing that you stop by at least 3 times in one month is something we really don't take for granted, and I can't wait to...More

Reviewed 22 October 2016

This place had good reviews and has gluten free pancakes. I didn't order any food. I had a cappuccino that was not very good more like a not do good latte. The server and I got into a discussion on one vs the other. Don't...More

Thank Aquanetta B
Douglas K, Manager at Grapevine Cafe & Coffeehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2016

Hey Aquanetta, as a local coffee house that takes a lot of pride in our cappuccinos, this is disappointing to read. I want to make sure that you can start your morning off on the right foot, and I hate that your order wasn't what...More

Reviewed 18 October 2016

The classic American diner. When the locals eat there, you know it is good. Only open for breakfast and lunch. Also, winter hours disappointing, so check first. I think this is a mistake by management, but the food is great, the service very good.More

Thank Don N
Douglas K, Manager at Grapevine Cafe & Coffeehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2016

Hey Don, I love that you've pointed out that we're a spot for regulars and visitors alike -- I want to be a diner that you can always depend on for a fantastic start to your day. I'll keep that in mind about the winter...More

Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Looking for a change of pace from your bland breakfast at your hotel? This is it! Awesome service, great variety of options and coffee is excellent... come early as pass 830 am you could be waiting for a table to open up or you can...More

Thank Ynotforsure
Douglas K, Manager at Grapevine Cafe & Coffeehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2016

This is such a great review to read -- thank you! We love giving you a place where you can sit and take in a great cup of coffee while you're on vacation, especially when you have a busy day ahead of you. I truly...More

Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent breakfast! Very fresh , best homemade tortillas ever! Other guests had pancakes , I had chilaquillas and they were very very good!

Thank tff71
Douglas K, Manager at Grapevine Cafe & Coffeehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2016

Hey there! I'm so happy you loved the breakfast -- we take a lot of joy in creating those tortillas to give every dish that added hint of goodness. I hope you'll be visiting us again soon! Until then, Doug Krawczynski, General Manager

Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

We decided to give this place a try because it was highly recommended by folks on Tripadvisor. We were seated and greeted upon entering. Server was friendly and helpful with the menu. I was not impressed with their menu. It seemed rather boring. My sister...More

Thank Joyflnoise
Douglas K, Manager at Grapevine Cafe & Coffeehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2016

It's disheartening to know that our small coffee house didn't stand out to you during your visit. We have menus for both lunch and breakfast, so it's surprising that the variety of options weren't up to your expectations. We do like to stick to the...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 11
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Monday
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 E Swordfish St, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6975
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  South Padre Island
  • Phone Number: +1 956-761-8463
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Description
Established in 1999, Grapevine Café’s original owners created a simple restaurant offering breakfast and lunch favorites from traditional Mexican and American recipes. Under new ownership since 2006, the Grapevine Café has grown considerably in concurrence with the beautiful and surrounding city of South Padre Island, Texas. In many ways, we are still that casual eatery that serves delicious, simple and affordable food. Today, our menu boasts a greater variety of choices. We have added healthier menu items that are vegetarian and gluten free. We also offer a full line of gourmet, freshly ground coffee drinks and teas from our popular espresso bar. We take great pride in serving food that is made in-house, fresh and daily from proprietary, authentic recipes.
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