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Pier 30

1601 E Highway 332, Surfside Beach, TX 77541-8628
+1 979-233-4250
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible17%
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“sandwiches” (6 reviews)
“oysters” (5 reviews)
“boiled shrimp” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Pub
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1601 E Highway 332, Surfside Beach, TX 77541-8628
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

I come here every time I'm in Surfside or Clute. Try the boiled shrimp, cholo burger, or crawfish when in season. Friday and Saturday have live music with a variety of styles. Come in flip flops and t-shirts. Laid back and family welcome till 10pm....More

Thank Stacey S
Reviewed 1 February 2018

Fun to hang out with friends, gets crowded on weekend nights and really smokey. They have really good burgers if you get there before the kitchen closes. It is hard to get a drink when it gets busy.

Thank WendiC1725
Reviewed 17 August 2017

A hot August evening where the mosquitoes were everywhere, but the outdoor restaurant knew this and supplied Off, found that rather quaint. I had boiled gulf shrimp with their medium hot sauce, that was hot enough.

1  Thank Jeff H
Reviewed 16 August 2017

I stopped in here one night on my way back to Houston and it was not the last time I did so. The food is good, the beer is cold, and the deck is great. I like to sit on the deck or at the...More

1  Thank Ray N
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

When approaching it just looks like a bar but the food is very good. Salsa is wonderful as are burgers, sandwiches. Plus good margaritas. Service is great. Portions are huge at fair prices. The only drawback is that it is open air so can be...More

1  Thank lrk2000
Reviewed 25 May 2017

I visited Pier 30 on a Wednesday evening around 5:30pm and the place already had several patrons. It’s an open-air establishment, and even though the entrance off Highway 332 is non-descript (see photo), once you walk in there’s lots of seating as well as some...More

1  Thank Paul K
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Driving back to Houston from our day trip to Galveston, we stopped at Pier 30 for a beverage. We decided to have an order of 1 pound of shrimp...after the first pound, we ordered another pound. They were some of the best fresh shrimp we...More

1  Thank Kochs
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

The service was excellent and the food was good. I had the grilled chicken salad and my wife had the grilled shrimp salad. We split the fried oyster basket, which was very tasty. It's a pet friendly inside and in the porch, and we felt...More

1  Thank David C
Reviewed 26 January 2017

We went here for some crawfish. They offer 2, 3, 4 and 5 pound orders which come with corn and potatoes. The crawfish were undercooked and poorly seasoned. The corn and potatoes had no seasoning at all. We are used to the corn, potatoes, and...More

1  Thank scubaV
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Ran by one day while staying @ San Luis Pass, it was during the day so not too many people there. We ordered hamburgers and sandwiches. Everything tasted good, friendly waitstaff.

1  Thank angela s
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1601 E Highway 332, Surfside Beach, TX 77541-8628
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Surfside Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 979-233-4250
Pier 30 Bar and Grill is a full bar and restaurant. Our kitchen is open daily from 11 am to 10 pm, and the bar is open daily 11 am to 2 am. We have both indoor and outdoor seating and gorgeous views of the water. Great food and entertainment 7 nights a week!
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