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9605 S SPID Drive, Suite A, Corpus Christi, TX 78418
+1 361-937-5556
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Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

We met a new couple and they suggested, castaways and didn't steer us wrong. I had shrimp mainara pasta, very good. My husband had a BIG Burger and loved it. The other couple had a mixture of sea food and had to take a to go box. FYI, drinks are very strong, so you won't get stifffed on alcohol. A... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Took my son and his family here for a birthday lunch/dinner. Even late in the afternoon, it was crowded. The gulf fish (red snapper) was wonderful fried and grilled. Two people got the Shrimp Boil....looked great! Their gumbo is to die for. Everything costs more than it did a couple of years ago but you get a lot of food.... More 

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Thank 345darlaf
Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
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132 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2014

Was in town, ate lunch here, good food, cozy place, reasonable, and good service. It has an island atmosephere.

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Thank John B
San Antonio, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2013

My girlfriend and I went on vacation to Corpus. We decided to drive out to Castaways for something to eat. We enter the building we were promptly seated. Only but one other table was there to eat. We sat and waited while all the employees hung out between the bar and the kitchen. Finally a young man asked to take... More 

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Texas
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 June 2012

Castaways' decor is everything you do NOT want in restaurant decor. It is, ummm, let's kindly say, rustic? Loud, small, crowded, service is not a plus. Don't care. I drive over from Padre Island at least once a month to chomp on the grilled shrimp. Yummy. The grilled snapper is the best, too. Generous portions; great! salad bar. Don't let... More 

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Thank Coninc
Helotes, Tx
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89 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2012

This restaurant was great. not too expensive, wonderful service, great mixed drinks and delicious food. They will cook your fresh catch anyway you want...grilled, fried or blackened. Salad bar was varied and included soup. Hush puppies very tasty. Their homemade tartar and seafood sauce was so good, we took some to go with our leftovers!

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Thank road-warri0r10
texas
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2012

long wait to be seated, waited almost an hour for our food to come out... to then be told they ran out of fries, onion rings and much more. The salad bar and shrimp was good.

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Thank nonnie40
Eagle Pass, Texas
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2010

fats service, i hate chicken strips since I don't eat fish, and woooooaaawwww you get a lot on your plate for the price you pay! My hubsband and Mother in law got fish and they really liked it! It was a great place to eat and would definatley go back!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9605 S SPID Drive, Suite A, Corpus Christi, TX 78418
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Corpus Christi
  • Phone Number: +1 361-937-5556

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