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Kelly's Irish Pub

101 E Morningside Dr, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7602
+1 956-433-5380
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“reuben” (20 reviews)
“irish nachos” (11 reviews)
“fish and chips” (12 reviews)
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
101 E Morningside Dr, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7602
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great pub. Great waitstaff. Great food American food and traditional Irish food. Pool table and several TVs. Full bar

Thank mphy
Reviewed 19 March 2018

We specifically stopped for a Rueben as it was bragged up so much. Bartender/server was ok but could have smiled and been a bit more human. Rueben was large but just did NOT have the kick we expected. My wife asked him if they remembered...More

Thank Kevin G
Reviewed 8 March 2018

This place is a MUST when on the island!! The reuben is THE BEST!!! The fish & chips is a delicious, big meal! The staff are friendly & the atmosphere is casual & fun. You just can't go wrong with anything!

1  Thank Donna R
Reviewed 6 March 2018

The atmosphere was great! The food was good and lots to choose from on the menu. I highly recommend this place.

1  Thank Connie W
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Quaint small pub with better than average simple fare. I had the Ruben with hand cut fries. Plenty of corned beef and kraut. Enjoyed the corner bar atmosphere. Not fancy or upscale, just a good place to sit with friends and have a bite to...More

1  Thank Richard K
Reviewed 31 January 2018

Came back because last time we were here this is where they said the locals hang out and they were right - the place was busy and had great music playing - they even played a fun game of beer pong jumbo size - will...More

1  Thank TripGal63
Reviewed 30 January 2018

Service is good. Shepherds pie, bangers & mash, are authentic. The dart boards, however, are electronic (no room to cheat, if you’re so disposed) Definitely a must visit!

1  Thank mike1959TheDallesOR
Reviewed 25 January 2018

Went to lunch with friends for the first time and had a very good bowl of corned beef and cabbage. Who knew?? A gem of a place for a break from seafood although the menu has a good variety and reasonable prices. Several other tempting...More

1  Thank hhouseia
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

My wife and I stopped here the other day while checking on our rental condo. We had a couple beers that were on special, and split an order of fish and sticks. It was very good, and enough for both of us for lunch. The...More

1  Thank Brian A
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Got into town late and the receptionist at our lodging said it was close and she had reports of excellent food. We walked in and it was crowded, no tables available. We asked another couple if we could join them. It ended up being a...More

2  Thank Ronald T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 13
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 E Morningside Dr, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7602
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  South Padre Island
  • Phone Number: +1 956-433-5380
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