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4215 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7328
+1 956-761-1975
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11:00 - 23:00
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

We stopped in to check them out and have a drink. Margaritas were great, nice decor, we didn't eat their, but it is on my list for the next visit

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Thank Penny L
Dirty_Als_Mgmnt, Public Relations Manager at Senor Donkey, responded to this review

Thank you for stopping by and visiting us at Senor Donkey. We look forward to serving you, we can serve you at the bar too if that is what you enjoy! More 

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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

We almost didn't try this place based on some reviews.. it was excellent! Will be back without question.. staff very friendly and accommodating.. The drinks here are as good as the food. It's rare that my husband tips the cooks and he did so here. Excellent!

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Thank Stacie J
Dirty_Als_Mgmnt, Public Relations Manager at Senor Donkey, responded to this review

Thank you for your rave review. We are happy you enjoyed the food and the service. We look forward to serving you again soon. More 

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
1 review
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Probably the best meal we have had on the island so far. Full of spice & flavor. I had blackened shrimp taquitos & my husband had fried fish tacos. The salsa was different & very good. Definitely go if u like a little kick to your meal.

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Thank Lesnovotny
Dirty_Als_Mgmnt, Public Relations Manager at Senor Donkey, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are glad you liked your blackened shrimp tacos and the fried fish tacos. We get many compliments on the warm salsa and chips. We hope to see you again soon. More 

Lake Dallas, Texas
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43 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

While in South Texas we had to try some local Mexican food just to see how it was compared to North Texas Mexican food. We were pleasantly surprised how good the food was. Salsa and chips were great and Enchilada Plate was delicious. Service was great as well. Will be going back here when on the island again!

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Thank Jerry H
Dirty_Als_Mgmnt, Public Relations Manager at Senor Donkey, responded to this review

Thank you for your compliment. We are happy to hear you enjoyed the food and service. We look forward to your next visit to the Island and Senor Donkey. More 

Otter Lake, Michigan
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3 reviews
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Great waiter Rigoberto D. Oh the large Shrimp Basket easily can feed two! The chips and warm salsa are awesome ask for a bag of chips to go got a good bag full.

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Thank Otterray
Dirty_Als_Mgmnt, Public Relations Manager at Senor Donkey, responded to this review

Thank you, we will make sure to let Rigoberto know he did a good job! We hope to see you again soon. More 

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51 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

I have the chimichanga with chips and salsa. The chimichanga was Crisp and piping hot. Very tasty. The service was impeccable. I'll come back again and again as I usually do.

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Thank Redbeartwo
Dirty_Als_Mgmnt, Public Relations Manager at Senor Donkey, responded to this review

Thank you for your loyalty to Senor Donkey. The chimichanga is a great pick. See you again soon. More 

Danville, Il
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49 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Very tasty food and a fun atmosphere. We had a rather large group and we were served very well. My husband is not crazy about Tex-Mex but the Mexican fajita seafood dish was something he really loved.

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Thank saucitart
Dirty_Als_Mgmnt, Public Relations Manager at Senor Donkey, responded to this review

It was our pleasure to serve you and your large group. We are happy that everyone enjoyed the food. We hope that you come back soon. More 

Brownsville, Texas
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Coming from this region, I can only say that the food here is not the most authentic representation of regional dishes ... it's worth the drive to nearby Brownsville to try the Taco Palenque

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Thank southtexasnation
Dirty_Als_Mgmnt, Public Relations Manager at Senor Donkey, responded to this review

We thank you for your honest review. I apologize that the food was not to your liking, which is not the norm. We aim to please every customer with excellent service and delicious food. We hope that you may consider giving us the opportunity. More 

Clare, Iowa, USA
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52 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Great margaritas and delicious beef fajita nachos. Enough to for 2 with some left over! Good service and pleasant atmosphere!

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Thank Connie19492013
Dirty_Als_Mgmnt, Public Relations Manager at Senor Donkey, responded to this review

Fajita nachos are an excellent snack. The margaritas are pretty popular too. Thank you for choosing Senor Donkey and we look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

DeKalb, Illinois
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230 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

We ate here for supper last night. We thought the food easy delicious. There was so much food we could not eat all of it. We also enjoyed the frozen Margareta s. We might eat here again. The waitress was frendly and efficient. The price was about average for a good Mexican resturant.

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Thank Kurt R
Dirty_Als_Mgmnt, Public Relations Manager at Senor Donkey, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Senor Donkey. We appreciate your review and look forward to your next visit. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4215 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7328
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  South Padre Island
  • Phone Number: +1 956-761-1975

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?