***Louie’s Backyard (956) 761-6406 (Dan Stanton or Joe Ricco) (Fireworks each Thursday and Friday nights in summer)

*Padre Island Brewing Co. (956)761-9585  

*Shrimp Haus 772-9772 (located at the Schlitterbahn Waterpark) (They also have a two very nice restaurants.  Sea Forever is one of them.)

Blackbeards 761-2962

Marcellos 943-7611 (in Port Isabel)

*Sea Ranch 761-1314

The Palms Resort Café on the Beach 761-1316

*Pelican Station 943-3344 (in Port Isabel)

Pirate's Landing 943-3663 (in Port Isabel)

Windjammer's Restaurant at the Isla Grand Hotel 761-6511

Claytons 761-2344  (outdoor beach bar and grill...fireworks each Friday and Saturday nights in summer)

Parrot Eyes -772-9040

Café Kranzler 772-1840

Pier 19 761-7437 (fireworks each Saturday night in summer)

Wanna Wanna (beach bar and grill) 761-6511 (you can see fireworks each Friday and Saturday night from here in summer)

*The Pearl’s Restaurant-761-6551 ext. 277

Daddy’s Seafood and Cajun Kitchen 761-1975

Kohnami Restaurant 761-2446 (Teppanyaki Grill)

*Gabriella’s Itailian Grill and Pizzeria (956)761-6111

Tejas Brew Pub and Smokehouse (956)772-1711

La Jaiba 761-9878


*most popular/my favorites

All numbers have the (956) area code



Event Halls/Banquet Rooms



*The Pearl South Padre Resort (956)761-6551

*The Isla Grand Beach Resort (956)761-6511

*LaQuinta  Inn and Suites (956)772-7000

*LaCopa Inn and Suites (956)761-6000

The Tiki (956)761-2694

The Ramada (956)761-4744

Suites at Sunchase (956)761-7711

The Inn at South Padre (956)761-5658

*Casa Mariposa Guest House (956)778-6095

*Birding and Nature Center (956)243-8179

Namar Event Center at the Shores (888)353-2699

Port Isabel now has an event center as well.