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105 W Retama St, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7109
+1 956-761-7862
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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“burger” (32 reviews)
“patty melt” (6 reviews)
“onion rings” (6 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 11 January 2016

I'm a native of San Antonio. I have eaten Whataburgers most of my life. For the uninitiated, Whataburgers are Texas style hamburgers. That means they are large, and made with mustard, unless you order them made differently. The good part is that you can order...More

Thank Mesquite1225
Reviewed 3 January 2016

I have always heard about this franchise (we don't have in Canada) so was looking forward to it. It is a good burger (I had mine with cheese and jalapeño. Same price as any other fast food burger place. Was good not fantastic like everyone...More

Thank Stacey A
Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

I had never eaten at a Whataburger before so I decided to give it a try. It is easily located right on the main drag. Not a lot of parking. My overall impression of Cleanliness was a 3. The staff was very friendly and the...More

Thank jreed37
Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

We had never been to a Whataburger as they don't have this chain where we live. It had just won an award for best burger joint on the national scene so we thought we would try it for a quick meal on vacation. Disgusting. The...More

Thank Jhalde
Reviewed 25 December 2015 via mobile

We stopped to grab a bite to take to the hotel. What impressed us the most was the comment from the employee at the drive through. When we asked for extra ketchup his response was "how much is extra to you". What an excellent response...More

Thank Rafael J
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Not bad! I did like the burgers it was nice being served at the table. The staff was friendly and the building was clean.

Thank littlemrsflower
Reviewed 28 November 2015

If you are a true Texan, this Whataburger doesn't disappoint! After a long day at the beach or a lazy morning, this home town feel stop is one of the reasons we love coming the SPI!

Thank southerngirlaok
Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

Very clean and food was fresh. No employees standing around. They are all busy cleaning ad tending to customers. The cashier was bilingual and was very nice. Will come again. 😊 Thanks!

Thank gluc79
Reviewed 1 November 2015

Place was very clean, and the food was very good, will definitely stop at another one again! Service was friendly

Thank Dawn K
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Had to have lunch there since there are no Whataburger restaurants where I live. Excellent burgers and onion rings. We went back one day for breakfast, too. Love this place!

Thank Carole J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, 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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