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La Playita

703 Madison Ave, Port Bolivar, TX 77650
+1 409-684-1383
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (2 reviews)
“mexican food” (8 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 20:00 Hours
Mexican, American, Southwestern
703 Madison Ave, Port Bolivar, TX 77650
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

We eat here all of the time and love pretty much everything there. If you’re there on Sunday, ask for green sauce! I usually get the Steak a la Mexicana Their burgers are awesome too!

Thank LakewayPete
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Best Mexican food on the Peninsula by far. The waitress is never friendly, otherwise I would go there all the time

Thank Thgai
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

We rode the ferry over from Galveston just for fun . We stopped in and had crab nachos. They were delicious . Their salsa is excellent also. Great place to relax and ha e s beer and then ride the ferry back.

Thank buzmar86
Reviewed 12 December 2017

This is an unassuming Tex-Mex restaurant in Port Bolivar. Unfortunately it's a mile and a half from the ferry landing so you can't just walk onto the ferry in Galveston, get off in Port Bolivar and get a bite to eat, and then walk on...More

Thank TrueTexasTraveler
Reviewed 5 December 2017

came across on the ferry for the first time ever, looking for a place to eat in Port Bolivar and found well pretty much nothing, except for this place. stopped in and ordered a little bit of everything, the rib special (delicious with the potato...More

Thank ciera1love
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Great service and superb hot sauce and chips. Great hamburgers too! Authentic TexMex and a great cook in the kitchen. This is a laid back restaurant enjoyed by all the locals here. Food is fresh and the fish is always cooked just right. Good salads...More

Thank wbillm66
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Beware. We only ordered appetizers, which the owner apparently didn't like and we were charged 3.50 for every bowl of chips they brought to our table without us asking for them.

Thank tacubofan
Reviewed 6 August 2017

I love coming here to eat. It is not a fancy restaurant but everything seems to be good here. It is consistently busy and lots of people order to go.

Thank Shannon W
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Have always enjoyed this place especially to pick up breakfast. Had been impressed last year when starting to be a part time resident with the friendly small towm atmosphere especially when the owner welcomed me as well. That is till this morning about 9:30 am...More

Thank Robert P
Reviewed 6 May 2017

I enjoy places like this that cater to locals but welcome visitors from out of town. This is the real deal in Mexican food and home cooking. Went for breakfast and couldn't have asked for better anywhere. Good food, friendly staff, and not some tourist...More

Thank cokerbud
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Mexican, American, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 703 Madison Ave, Port Bolivar, TX 77650
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Bolivar
  • Phone Number: +1 409-684-1383
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