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Tropical Ocean Cafe - CLOSED

3014 E Surfside Blvd, Corpus Christi, TX 78402-1122
+1 361-299-5896
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good18%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible15%
3 Nov 2014
“A real shame...”
7 Sep 2014
“Short Staffed, but still good”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Steakhouse, Seafood
3014 E Surfside Blvd, Corpus Christi, TX 78402-1122
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Reviewed 3 November 2014

My wife, daughter and I tried this place last year for breakfast. A little hot inside, and not the cleanest, but not too bad. Service was very good, and food was very good. We went back for dinner. Not so good, but we continued to...More

Thank William L
Reviewed 8 September 2014

We were looking for a place open on Sunday morning to do breakfast before heading back home and found this place! As soon as we walked in, my sons were excited to see the Safari room. (And I've read some of the reviews here... Most...More

Thank Duffy_Partyof4
Reviewed 23 August 2014

We ate here last year while visiting Corpus. The breakfast was amazing. Blueberry crepes, omelettes, and pancakes. We went for dinner one night and it was not nearly as good. I was looking forward to going back there for breakfast on this trip. It was...More

Thank ynkygirl
Reviewed 22 August 2014

We will never go back here again. We stopped for lunch as it is close by to the Texas State Aquarium & the USS Lexington. Yes, convenient, but if you pass this place KEEP WALKING! The first server was very friendly & brought us our...More

1  Thank thereeds_2704
Reviewed 21 August 2014

I had breakfast: scrambled eggs undercooked. Husband had fried fish and it was pretty bad. Beef nachos mostly bean. Won t go back

Thank Donna S
Reviewed 12 August 2014

Had a great time here food was great, and service was great i would defenetly recommend coming here again staff was friendly but it was a little hot, Finally a place by the beach with a clean bathroom, Cool safari and arcade inside

1  Thank Cordela l
Reviewed 10 August 2014 via mobile

Upon the culmination of a nice getaway, I had the misfortune of being led to this place. From the beginning, we say for 10 minutes until I had to ask for service. No communication whatsoever. The sign of Mexican seafood is very misleading. Was expecting...More

1  Thank Francisco C
Reviewed 7 August 2014

Not sure what this place is supposed to be by night but avoid by day. If we had not been with others, we would have walked out upon entry due to an odd smell. The maneless stuffed lion was a pathetic addition but we were...More

Thank joeysweeps
Reviewed 25 June 2014 via mobile

Came here about 4 months ago and was really impressed. I can only assume they changed management. The menu, quality of food, and service was completely different. Asked if they had the jalapeno wrapped in bacon they said yes and then just brought the regular...More

Thank tjsmoonsyn
Reviewed 22 June 2014 via mobile

Found this place while trying to avoid crowds. Very nice people, yummy seafood and quiet nice atmosphere. Interesting safari exhibit. Great local spot.

3  Thank 919angeliaw
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3014 E Surfside Blvd, Corpus Christi, TX 78402-1122
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Corpus Christi
  • Phone Number: +1 361-299-5896
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