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105 W Retama St, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7109
+1 956-761-7862
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (33 reviews)
“patty melt” (6 reviews)
“french fries” (5 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59All hours
American, Fast food
105 W Retama St, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7109
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Reviewed yesterday

Good menu selections for a hamburger place. You can get chicken sandwiches, the shakes are good, service usually pretty good but they can get pretty busy.

Thank Patti P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate here our last day for something quick to grab. We could have just ate at a restaurant for the time it took to get our food and some dipping sauces. Got a dr. Pepper from there pop machine but it soda pop ran...More

Thank Haley H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We live in GA & miss Whataburger! Ate there twice! I forgot you can get gravy with your French fries!!

Thank 796rebeccae
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

No carbonation in soda. Sticky tables. A long wait for food. I’m not sure there is any direction for the employees. Number cards it no number cards, who knows?

Thank osq
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

I had heard from many people about Whataburger and how good it was. Well i don't know what those people got to eat but what i ordered tasted horrible. Maybe it's just this location.

Thank youngathheart
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Not impressed At All by the food the fries were a little soggy Burger was thin the service was great however polite and accommodating our needs

Thank Arthur P
Reviewed 4 November 2017

I made an account just to complain about this. The cook drowned the chicken grilled sandwich with sauce. I opened the wrapper and it was just dripping everywhere. I get you are busy but come the F on. TAKE 3 SECONDS TO DO IT RIGHT...More

Thank light701
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Our first trip to a Whataburger! Cheap meat and it was really good! Nice clean restaurant and great service!

Thank ShiningStar0921
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

In Austin, I eat breakfast at Whataburger all the time. If we stop at a fast food place, my family goes to Whataburger. We were going fishing so we stopped at Whataburger for breakfast on SPI. My kids and I stopped in on August 9th...More

1  Thank RL H
Reviewed 11 August 2017

If you'd like a cheap, fast meal, give Whataburger a try. I've gotten into a groove of having the Whataburger, Jr. double-meat with cheese. Not much bread on this one. Love the sweet tea, too.

Thank Steve S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 W Retama St, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7109
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  South Padre Island
  • Phone Number: +1 956-761-7862
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