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.

Art's Fish House

711 South Hwy 35 Bypass, Port Lavaca, TX
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
9 Aug 2017
“Great fish”
29 Jun 2017
“Overpriced Trash food from the grocery store”
Restaurant Hours
€€ - €€€
711 South Hwy 35 Bypass, Port Lavaca, TX
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (35)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 35 reviews

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Small spot, with a good lunch. Fried fish is excellent. Menu was full, little bit of everything southern.

Thank James F
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

I was so excited to try the shrimp Alfredo being a pasta lover, and when my food arrived I noticed that the sauce looked really pale and smelt bland yet familiar but I was hopeful that I was wrong. But from the first bite I...More

Thank Jasmine H
Reviewed 17 October 2016

But no, the butterfly shrimp were overcooked and they needed to change grease. That taste stayed in my mouth the rest of the night. Beer was not cold. Will not return to this place and eat.

Thank Melissa G
Reviewed 13 July 2016

We had a large group and they did a great job of taking care of us. The food was really good. I recommend the Shrimp Pot.

Thank Ane07
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

We had been warned about the cost, but good seafood always comes at a price and it certainly does here. Slightly out of the way, easy parking and to find. Service is quick and polite. The food is good, plenty of it but at a...More

1  Thank FangLam
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Went to Art,s while we were in Port Lavacha for a family reunion. location of restaurant is a little shakey but once you find it no problem. Very casual middle of the rood environment. With lots of seafood decor Overall a great seafood restaurant. We...More

1  Thank Dano1946
Reviewed 14 May 2016

Was looking forward to some good seafood. I've eaten lunch there and I have gotten the Chicken Fried Steak which was one of the best I've had. Stay away from the seafood which is extremely high for what you get, but order the Chicken Fried...More

2  Thank BJ779
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

We went yesterday for dinner and we're really looking forward to eating there since my family has been there several times and has raved about it. We were seated and got drinks not too long after. Ordered two appetizers and a cup of gumbo. Got...More

1  Thank ChristyTerwilliger
Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

Had dinner with my husband, and lunch with a coworker on a different occasion. Both times it was great! I had the Chicken fried chicken for lunch it was awesome, and a boiling pot for dinner and it was amazing!

1  Thank Maj S
Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

Each time my family goes there, it's boil heaven. We enjoy their spice, cold beers, and great service! Gumbo is the bomb!

Thank RitaCSaenz
Nearby HotelsSee all 8 hotels in Port Lavaca
Best Western Port Lavaca Inn
156 reviews
2.34 km away
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Port Lavaca
97 reviews
15.01 km away
Motel 6 Port Lavaca
30 reviews
15.12 km away
Americas Best Value Inn
21 reviews
16.08 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Texas Traditions
100 reviews
17.54 km away
Shellfish Sports Bar & Grille
142 reviews
15.23 km away
The Green Iguana
23 reviews
17.63 km away
Nearby Attractions
Lavaca Bluffs Vineyard and Winery
11 reviews
15.54 km away
Lighthouse Beach
32 reviews
15.61 km away
City by the Sea Museum
12 reviews
26.01 km away
Lake Texana State Park
29 reviews
27.86 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
14 July 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Dano1946 | Reviewed this property |
I don't have any idea. My recollection is the patio is on the side walk out in front
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 711 South Hwy 35 Bypass, Port Lavaca, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Lavaca
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