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Pirates Alley Cafe

310 Ocean Village Dr, Surfside Beach, TX 77541-3942
+1 979-239-2233
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good36%
  • Average20%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (10 reviews)
“burger” (17 reviews)
“french fries” (6 reviews)
Closes in 4 min
08:00 - 20:00All hours
American, Bar
€€ - €€€
310 Ocean Village Dr, Surfside Beach, TX 77541-3942
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

It's all outdoor, covered seating but with the ocean there's a nice cool breeze. Late nights it turns into a full bar with 21 or up crowd.

Thank rowley848
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Stopped here on a day trip loop through Galveston. Ate outside on the deck facing the ocean on a gorgeous sunny day. We weren't really hungry so ordered some chips/salsa and mozzarella sticks along with our Shiner Bock drafts. Finished up with a little cheesecake...More

Thank ChangeAdvisor
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

The food is great and the view is awesome. We stayed at the hotel next door, and we ate/drank here almost every night of our stay. We loved it!

Thank Alitia M
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Pirates' Alley used to be the best place for relaxing at Surfside Beach. Now SEAHORSE is still better with the new ownership/management : place has been enlarged, fortunately they did not change the basic: the "atmosphere", much better service, going from formerly a kind of...More

Thank 369geico
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Of course I always wonder if some reviews are written by those who are simply unhappy. This restaurant is a typical beach spot with good food that was served to us in a timely fashion, the view is fantastic and they are continuing to expand....More

Thank Charles V
Reviewed 16 May 2017

You will not find many restaurants in Surfside. Pirates Alley Cafe was not bad. The prices are reasonable and the service was great.

Thank Travelwithlet
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Thought we would give them another try. But after an hours wait, still no food. We were given the "excuse that our order must have been more complicated than the other people's who came in after us and are already done eating . If a...More

1  Thank Anne A
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We have eaten here several times and will continue to come back. Dogs are allowed on the patio and when the waitress comes to take our drink order, she always asks if our dog would like some water. We usually split the San Antonio Burger...More

1  Thank 302DB
Reviewed 26 March 2017

We ate here on Friday evening. The shrimp were not fresh. They tasted like they were frozen and pre-battered. Unedible! The mashed potatoes were instant and pasty. The catfish was not very good. Four of us ate here and with no alcoholic beverages our bill...More

1  Thank Cruiser2004
Reviewed 19 March 2017

This is a busy place and we ate at the bar rather than wait for a table. Fish tacos were very good and bartender very friendly. We saw several delicious looking meals going out of the kitchen.

Thank maggie17202
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, View
Open Hours
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 310 Ocean Village Dr, Surfside Beach, TX 77541-3942
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Surfside Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 979-239-2233
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