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Dragonfly

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14701 S Padre Island Dr, Apt S, Corpus Christi, TX 78418-6260
+1 361-949-2224
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Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Tue 09:00 - 14:00
Tue - Thu 16:00 - 21:30
Wed - Fri 11:00 - 14:00
Fri 16:00 - 22:00
Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Park City, Utah
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Had the Barramundi with poblano cream sauce, couscous, and veggies. It was delicious. Chocolate cake was great too.

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Thank paulc1313
Corpus Christi, Texas
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21 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

I live in Corpus Christi. Dragonfly has been recommended by friends, but it has very mixd reviews online. Every time we try to phone them there is no answer so we gave up even trying to go there.

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Thank Pam L
San Antonio, Texas
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

This place to eat will have a great ambiance as your eating next to several different aquariums. Great drinks, some of the own making, and the usuals. Everyone at the table had something delicious to eat. The crab cakes, the ginormous bacon (it's big), the aged ribeye (it was wonderful), and escargot; all of it was eaten with great satisfaction... More 

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Vienna, Virginia
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74 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

Had the barramundi special and it was delicious. Delicious sauce - not too much which made it perfect. Served with fresh vegetables. Everything was cooked to perfection. Also enjoyed the watermelon margarita. The only disappointment was no espresso or cappuccino to have with dessert. Speaking of dessert, the chocolate gelato was not the best since it was a bit grainy/icy.... More 

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Thank Eileen S
Corvallis, Oregon
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23 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

This was our #1 restaurant. We loved dining here with all the great choices. My husband loved the Mussel dish. I could find alternatives for my restricted diet. The dining area is unique and interesting. Great ambiance.

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Thank JustMoi5
Corpus Christi, Texas
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I have been disappointed each time we have gone to this restaurant. The chef seems to think that only he knows what goes with what on the menu. Once I asked for something other than the side item listed and was told no substitutions are allowed. Another time when I asked for a substitution of one starch... More 

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Thank texasgal1010
Corpus Christi, Texas
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

I took my mother to lunch today to use a gift card I had received. The atmosphere was relaxed and pleasant. It was 11:30am.....We were enthusiastically greeted when we arrived and seated right away. Drink orders were taken immediately and our waitress was top notch! She was pleasant, offered to answer any questions we might have about the menu, and... More 

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Thank SarahN1
Corpus Christi, Texas
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180 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

I have heard so much about this restaurant that we finally tried it out last week. My grilled fish and shrimp was tasty and fresh. My wife had crab cakes and she enjoyed them but she said they were rich and she would not want more than one. The food was good but not fantastic to me. The cold beer... More 

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Thank Jeff W
Lumberton, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

We had a great meal with great service. Tried a few new things. really enjoyed the meal. The only downside is there is really not much for kids to choose from. Other than that would highly recommend this restaurant.

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Thank Zacckie
Conroe, Texas
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43 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

The food was excellent. Among our table we had lasagna, goat cheese ravioli, pork shank, and the crab cake. Everything was really good. The pork shank tasted a bit past its freshness peak, but nothing worth docking the score. I realize the struggles a restaurant goes through when serving braised meats that must be prepared long before the order is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Television
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
09:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
16:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:00
Thursday
16:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14701 S Padre Island Dr, Apt S, Corpus Christi, TX 78418-6260
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Corpus Christi
  • Phone Number: +1 361-949-2224

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?