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Shrimp Haus

33261 State Park Road 100, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6410
+1 956-772-9772
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good22%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
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33261 State Park Road 100, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6410
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We're on a family vacation and caught a ton of Redfish.. We took them to several places to cook up for us and serve.... this was by FAR the best tasting and the best price... don't miss this place just because it sits back from...More

Thank Tasha O
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The staff was friendly and treated us like family. The food is the best on the island. We can’t wait to go again.

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 6 days ago

Stumbled upon this place while visiting the island a couple weeks ago. Had the surf and turf and the quality and preparation was second to none. They also have a great salad bar. The wait staff is friendly and attentive. I will be back!!

Thank Ken C
Reviewed 1 week ago

OMG! I travel the entire country every year. I'm embarrassed to say I hadn't tried Shrimp Haus. Wow! It was awesome! Everything tasted fresh and wonderful. The shrimp was probably the best I'd had anywhere in the Gulf. I don't do fried oysters, but my...More

Thank sarahgE7421AF
Mike B, Manager at Shrimp Haus, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

sarahgE7421AF, Thanks for sharing your experience and so many details about your visit with others in the Trip Advisor community. The Shrimp Haus provides a wide array of all kinds of dishes and, while located next to the waterpark, is its own year-round entity. We...More

Reviewed 18 August 2018

Enjoyed a great evening out with my family at the Shrimp Haus. We had a view of the dunes and ocean as we enjoyed delicious coconut and pecan crusted shrimp. My aunt, who doesn't particularly like shrimp really enjoyed the salad bar. I will be...More

Thank Brooke W
Mike B, Manager at Shrimp Haus, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Brooke W, Thanks for making us part of your visit to South Padre Island and we certainly appreciate the 5-star rating! While our name infers a seafood restaurant (and we do offer dozens of shrimp selections), we are also well known to the locals for...More

Reviewed 12 August 2018

Thanks Steven at Shrimp Haus for a memorable 70th birthday lunch. You went the extra mile for us with a personal birthday treat. Our meals & sincere friendly quick service were great & leftovers gave us both another meal to enjoy at home.More

Thank Linda B
Mike B, Manager at Shrimp Haus, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Linda B, Thanks for allowing us to be part of the birthday luncheon and glad to hear that Steven take good care of y'all. Happy to hear that you were able to enjoy some of the food again as a second meal. Thanks again and...More

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Thanks shrimp haus you guys where so great!! The staff was very pleasant and accommodating!! The shrimp was amazing and yes it’s was the best margarita on the island!! All you can eat salad bar was awesome!! Don’t forget the fried ice cream!! The bartender...More

Thank Troy E
Mike B, Manager at Shrimp Haus, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Troy E, Thanks for such kind words and so many tips for other Trip Advisor readers. We try and make all o four Guests feel like they are at home and enjoying a delicious, fairly priced meal in an environment that also provides great views...More

Reviewed 8 August 2018

We went here to eat about 7:30 on a Friday night, and the staff looked worn out. Several tables had large groups, so the service was a little slow. Our server, Felysha, was great! She was friendly, efficient and actually listened carefully to each person...More

Thank Schlauberger1846
Mike B, Manager at Shrimp Haus, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Schlauberger1846, Thanks for sharing your experience with other Guests and glad you enjoyed your time and meal with us. We especially enjoy hearing, and being able to share, the service you had from one of our team members. We will make sure to share with...More

Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

I was seduced by the positive reviews of this place on TripAdvisor, sadly it was atrocious. I ordered the grilled shrimp, which was so salty it was barely edible. My son and nephews meal’s were so bad they didn’t even touch them. The service was...More

Thank Eric M
Mike B, Manager at Shrimp Haus, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Eric M, I deeply apologize for your experience which is not anywhere near the standard to which we hold ourselves. I have met with the entire team to ensure this was a one time breakdown that does not occur again and hope that you rely...More

Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

The Shrimp Haus is a delicious hidden gem nestled right next to the Schlitterbahn water park. You will be pleasantly surprised by the quality and taste of this food. It is by no means “water park” food. I thoroughly enjoyed my chicken fried shrimp which...More

Thank Niki A
Mike B, Manager at Shrimp Haus, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Niki A, We appreciate the five stars and your thoughtful and comprehensive review. Thanks for sharing some valuable tips on the parking and painting such a vivid picture of the breathtaking views from the restaurant. Glad you enjoyed the Chicken Fried Shrimp (exactly what it...More

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19 January 2017|
Response from Mike B | Property representative |
Desperado51, Thanks for your interest in our Shrimp Haus Restaurant and Schlitterbahn South Padre Island. We have a wide array of entertainment lined up for the next month including Hector :"The Guitar Man" Guzman who plays... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33261 State Park Road 100, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6410
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  South Padre Island
  • Phone Number: +1 956-772-9772
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The Shrimp Haus Restaurant on South Padre Island offers guests a beach-side casual dining experience. Dine outside in the Gulf breeze* or in our air-conditioned dining room. Signature shrimp dishes and pastas to fun & kid-friendly food fill the menu at Shrimp Haus Restaurant. Treat yourself to a margarita at the full bar. Enjoy mouth-watering appetizers, fresh seafood, steaks, burgers, salads, brick-oven pizzas, and delectable desserts
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