We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Dirty Al's at Pelican Station

201 S Garcia St, Port Isabel, TX 78578-4112
+1 956-943-3344
Website
Share
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp” (90 reviews)
“seafood” (53 reviews)
“fries” (42 reviews)
Open Now
Hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
201 S Garcia St, Port Isabel, TX 78578-4112
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (415)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 410 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had to come back and this was our first stop. Great views, good drinks, great food. We started with calamari, and our meals were the bacon wrapped shrimp, Mahi Mahi & kid cheese burgers. All was excellent and our waiter was very attentive &...More

Thank AshleyHouck
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for an early dinner of seafood. We wanted a nice water view and this place did not disappoint. They have quite a variety of seafood choices. The food was very good. I had shrimp and scallops. They are served with seasoned fries which were...More

Thank likenmo
Joriu1965, director of operations at Dirty Al's at Pelican Station, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

thank you for sharing your experience , and please accept our apologies for no meeting your standards of good service ,we do train our servers to deliver good service at all times we don't know what could have happened in this particular case , also...More

Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

I thought that by being by the ocean, this restaurant would excel in seafood, but it was just average. Not bad, but not exceptional either. The seafood was fresh, but the lack of seasoning and the limited sides to choose from made it just an...More

Thank Pocholoboy
Joriu1965, Director of operations at Dirty Al's at Pelican Station, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

I want to take the time to thank you for coming to our restaurant and I am very sorry we did not meet your expectations we hope to do it better next time so we can redeem ourselves and provide you with excellent food ,...More

Reviewed 8 April 2018

Good location. We had fried breaded shrimp and fries. It was very good.Server was friendly and helpful.More

Thank Debbie495
Joriu1965, Director of operations at Dirty Al's at Pelican Station, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

Thank You very much for visiting us and we are so glad you like the food and our friendly staff, plus our beautiful bay watch made your visit more delightful, we hope you back to see us soon. Again thank you, we really appreciate your...More

Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

We went there for a birthday celebration the food was fine but the service was terrible. She never came back to our table we finally had to ask for the bill and a carry out container we won't be going back. What a disappointment.More

Thank beth h
Joriu1965, Director of operations at Dirty Al's at Pelican Station, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

We really sorry about your bad experience on you very special day, we want to let you know that's not the way we operate we really appreciate if you give us another chance so that we can do it better , we appreciate that you...More

Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Ate here 3 times recently. Some great specials and nice variety of menu choices. Prefer the setting to Dirty Al’s on SPI.

Thank WilliamS404
Joriu1965, Director of operations at Dirty Al's at Pelican Station, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

We are so glad To hear you enjoyed the experience with us, we hope you give us the opportunity to served you again and enjoyed your delicious food specials and our beautiful view We will more than happy to see you again soon.

Reviewed 13 March 2018

I had so many people tell me how great this restaurant was...I was NOT impressed. The waitress wasn't helpful. The food was just average. I would not recommend this restaurant

Thank Joyce B
Joriu1965, Director of operations at Dirty Al's at Pelican Station, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

We thank you for visiting our location, we apologize for not meeting you expectations, we hope you give us the opportunity to do it better next time, thanks for taking the time to let us now about your experience we appreciate your input.

Reviewed 8 March 2018

This place is absolutely delicious!!! As with it's South Padre location, the food is SO good!!! The wait staff are very friendly and the atmosphere is a bit cozier than the island. This location has scallops that were to die for!!! Can't go wrong!!!More

Thank Donna R
Joriu1965, Director of operations at Dirty Al's at Pelican Station, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2018

It might be somehow late ,but we still owe it to you, because you took the time to express your contentment or disappointment and we want to make it right so if you had a good experience we are happy and please accept our apologies...More

Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

We went there based on some reviews we read about the place. Service was ok, not great. Waitress was fairly efficient, but had very little personality. We ordered crab cakes as appetizer and they were nice portion and even pretty good.....but I had a few...More

1  Thank Ted M
Joriu1965, Director of operations at Dirty Al's at Pelican Station, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2018

It might be somehow late ,but we still owe it to you, because you took the time to express your contentment or disappointment and we want to make it right so if you had a good experience we are happy and please accept our apologies...More

Reviewed 27 February 2018

We had "The Mussette" and "Red Snapper Rockefeller." Both were wonderful and plentiful. They were served with mashed potatoes and a vegetable. Server was polite, but not outgoing or friendly. View of the bridge and lagoon was interesting.More

Thank David H
Joriu1965, Director of operations at Dirty Al's at Pelican Station, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2018

It might be somehow late ,but we still owe it to you, because you took the time to express your contentment or disappointment and we want to make it right so if you had a good experience we are happy and please accept our apologies...More

Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 4 hotels in Port Isabel
White Sands Motel
26 reviews
.96 km away
Casa Rosa Inn
37 reviews
1.36 km away
Port Isla Inn
64 reviews
1.96 km away
Blue Bay Inn & Suites
137 reviews
4.22 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Joe's Oyster Bar
682 reviews
.43 km away
Manuel's
298 reviews
.32 km away
Marcello's Italian Restaurant & Bar on the Piazza
577 reviews
.26 km away
Pirate's Landing Restaurant
572 reviews
.18 km away
Nearby Attractions
South Padre Island Dolphin Research & Sea Life Nature Center
906 reviews
.18 km away
Port Isabel Lighthouse
215 reviews
.23 km away
Pirate's Landing Fishing Pier
73 reviews
.25 km away
Port Isabel Historical Museum
53 reviews
.24 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Dirty Al's at Pelican Station staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 S Garcia St, Port Isabel, TX 78578-4112
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Isabel
  • Phone Number: +1 956-943-3344
  • E-mail
Description
Best seafood restaurant in port isabel Texas, owned by the Salazar family owners of original Dirty Al's on south padre island
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
;