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Uncle Buck's Fish Bowl and Grill

101 Bass Pro Dr, Harlingen, TX 78552-3413
+1 956-291-5100
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good24%
  • Average17%
  • Poor24%
  • Terrible6%
8 Jun 2018
“Bass Pro restaurant”
9 Jan 2018
“Solid food, but a bit loud”
Closed Now
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
$$ - $$$
101 Bass Pro Dr, Harlingen, TX 78552-3413
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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

We've eaten at other Bass Pro restaurants and really enjoyed them so we decided to try this one when done shopping. The restaurant is in a bowling alley and is decorated with many different kinds of fish. The food was fairly good. We felt sorry...More

1  Thank likenmo
Heather E, Owner at Uncle Buck's Fish Bowl and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Thanks for leaving us a review, Likenmo. We appreciate all your feedback - good and bad - because we will use the information to continue to improve our guests' experiences! Hopefully we will have the pleasure of serving you again soon.

Reviewed 29 May 2018

My company booked the private room at Uncle Buck's. Wow, what a cool restaurant! All of the fish hanging from the ceiling and all the walls. Descriptions at are at he entrance. A ten-lane bowling alley with hand-painted walls. Lighting and color were really cool!...More

Thank Kevin B
Heather E, Owner at Uncle Buck's Fish Bowl and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Thanks for the kind review, Kevin. We are so glad to hear about your pleasant experience at our restaurant. Hopefully we will have the pleasure of serving you and your party again!  

Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

The only good thing about this restaurant is the beer was cold when we got our all-you-can-eat shrimp it was cold they bring you five at a time and it takes forever to get anymore save some time and go somewhere else unless you want...More

Thank Len G
Reviewed 19 February 2018

I thought I would save some time and stop for lunch since I was shopping here anyway. Bad idea! Our party of 4 waited about 45 minutes for our simple order of burgers and a salad to make it to our table and the waiter...More

1  Thank 257jimd
Reviewed 10 January 2018

We had lunch here before heading to the airport. We sat in a seperate room from the bowling alley, but it was still kind of loud from the bowling. Something we were not necessarily interested in hearing while we ate lunch. The food was good...More

Thank vhgolf
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Uncle Bucks has the breading on their lunch special of fish delicious. Light and so tasty. The coleslaw is good as well.

Thank Shirley R
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Took my grandkids bowling here and had a great time. While bowling we snacked on deep fried alligator, Cajun deep fries crayfish, and pulled pork BBQ nachos. Really fun!

1  Thank Michael K
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We go to uncle bucks for the bowling not the food. The bowling is a little pricey, but your not dealing with the overcrowding and questionable people at other bowling alleys. The food is awful, I think the public school cafeteria has better food. We...More

Thank Mrstrevino27
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Fish and chips were quite good but the happy hour specials are very misleading. Domestic draft and bottles were $2. I ordered a Busch bottle but was served a can and charged $3.50 when the bill arrived. I had 2 of them and when I...More

Thank iluvmarea
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

3 adults and 1 baby in our group. The place was basically empty when we went in. The atmosphere was fun with the theme. The staff was friendly and efficient. The food quality is the reason for the rankin. We ordered some panini and fish...More

Thank Brandy V
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10 February 2018|
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Response from vhgolf | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we sat in the dining area and had Bloody Mary's with our lunch.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Bass Pro Dr, Harlingen, TX 78552-3413
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Harlingen
  • Phone Number: +1 956-291-5100
  • E-mail
When the going gets tough, the tough go bowling-and when bowlers get hungry, they flock to Uncle Buck's Fish Bowl and Grill to fill up on a great selection of family favorites. Appetizers, sandwiches, salads, burgers, and more are served up in this fun, casual gathering place with an atmosphere like no other. The rustic nautical-themed restaurant and bar offer the perspective of an underwater high-seas adventure amidst a backdrop of sunken ships and live tropical fish. Tasty fun for the whole family, Uncle Buck's Fish Bowl and Grill is where "the outdoors meets the indoors for the ultimate sportsman!" Located inside select Bass Pro Shops® retail stores.
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