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City Diner and Oyster Bar - CLOSED

622 N Water St, Corpus Christi, TX 78401-2328
+1 361-929-5227
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good32%
  • Average20%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible13%
26 May 2017
“Good food”
30 Apr 2017
Restaurant Hours Closed
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622 N Water St, Corpus Christi, TX 78401-2328
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Reviewed 11 July 2014 via mobile

This used to be better and was recommended by friends last year. The kids menu is not printed but is essentially the same price as the adult version only without onions, lettuce, etc. The family was not impressed.

Thank Katnelliemommy
Reviewed 27 April 2014

I had the oysters and shrimp combo and it tasted great. However, I was most impressed with their salad dressings...I asked and was told they make them fresh daily. Excellent!

1  Thank MKLCentralTexas
Reviewed 9 March 2014

This restaurant had a fire last Sept. so has been redone and looks nice. Black and white with turquoise accents and pictures of different cities on the walls. Service was good. They have a specialty fish dish which the hostess recommended so I tried it...More

Thank Nancy H
Reviewed 1 March 2014

I absolutely loved this little diner. They had great food and in walking distance to Corpus Christi's Bayfront....Awesome

Thank Tiffany R
Reviewed 5 December 2013

I ordered the chicken tender entree.....It was awful!!! The corn was right out of a can, my baked potato was luke warm at best and TINY and the chicken was processed chicken that was not a chicken breast as stated on the menu!!!

Thank belinda1969
Reviewed 8 November 2013

We went down town to have a evening dinner by the sea. The city dinner had just been renovated and just opened. The service was poor and the food preparation was very poor. They seemed to want to cut food costs on portions and preparation.

Thank uedc
Reviewed 7 October 2013

Try the Poor-boy , and the greasy burger, and the milk shake. It was a great experience to get a quick bite to eat.

Thank Antonio S
Reviewed 4 October 2013

This place had a fire but has now reopened - nicely updated inside and a lot better coming out of the kitchen. We had the club sandwich and a Greek Salad both very good. The waitress was way to chatty and asked what kind of...More

Thank Trounder
Reviewed 10 September 2013

it was good food and a neat old 50-60s decor, i could say more but not too sure what more there is to say

Thank Charles156
Reviewed 21 June 2013

When it re opens after construction it will have a new name. Hope they keep the same menu. Love the Grung Dog.

Thank Linda J
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 622 N Water St, Corpus Christi, TX 78401-2328
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Corpus Christi
  • Phone Number: +1 361-929-5227
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