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Sea Island Shrimp House

) #180 of 4,011 Restaurants in San Antonio €€ - €€€ American, Seafood
322 W Rector St, San Antonio, TX 78216-5718
+1 210-342-7771
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“hush puppies” (20 reviews)
“seafood” (38 reviews)
“shrimp salad” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
322 W Rector St, San Antonio, TX 78216-5718
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1 - 10 of 162 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Were there for lunch this Saturday. It is by far the worst Sea Island place I have ever been to. I know many other Sea Island places but this one will never go back It is dirty all around, old, very old place, maybe 30...More

Thank jegutierrez
Reviewed 1 week ago

Love this place. Super good had grilled shrimp. Clam chowder and hush puppies great. Hush puppies not greasey at all.

Thank MaxieFortWorth
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Out shopping with my wife one day and felt a little lunchy. We kept looking for a place to eat but everything seemed kinda plain. So we found this place and gave it a shot. I believe this is the best sea food in sa....More

Thank jose c
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Food and service was amazing. Definitely recommend this place. We ordered the lemon fish, lemon shimp, stuffed shrimp, coconut shrimp and all was so amazing. The staff were so attentive and polite.

Thank Christopher G
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Just had an amazing shrimp salad, placed atop an avocado and garnished with baby carrots, half a boiled egg, lemon wedges and nice sized celery stick. The salad had shrimp, shrimp shrimp mixed with celery, boiled egg and just enough mayonnaise to keep it together....More

Thank Marilyn A
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

This place had amazing oysters at a great price. Everything else was disappointing. The Mexican shrimp cocktail had little shrimp in it and most of it was on top. The hush puppies were too big, a bit doughy and lacked much flavor. The fish tacos...More

Thank Susan H
Meghan V, Marketing at Sea Island Shrimp House, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2017

Thanks for giving us a try, Susan. We're disappointed to hear we didn't meet your expectations and hope you would allow us another opportunity to serve you!

Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

WOW!! You better arrive hungry. The Lemon fish and shrimp were excellent and only $13.00. The service was excellent and the staff friendly. The catfish was also very good with black beans and rice. The ceviche was a great start.

Thank Pedro C
Meghan V, Marketing at Sea Island Shrimp House, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2017

Thanks for giving us a try! We appreciate your review and hope to serve you again soon!

Reviewed 14 March 2017

Family of 3 was looking for some good seafood, and we found it at this place, after making a wrong turn in the car. Sue glad we did! The hostess was young, funny, and good with people! The food was really good, with moderate pricing...More

Thank coachphlieg
Meghan V, Marketing at Sea Island Shrimp House, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2017

We're so glad you found us! If you're ever in the area again, come say Hi!

Reviewed 13 March 2017

I have been to Sea Island before but today learned for the first time that if you want your order with a lower salt content you must specify so when ordering. For example, there are 2 types of Lemon Pepper seasoning, one with salt and...More

Thank arlyn1
Meghan V, Marketing at Sea Island Shrimp House, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2017

Thanks for joining us and taking a moment to share your feedback! We will certainly be sharing this with our team.

Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Came here for lunch today. I'm sitting here waiting for them to redo my order. We ordered our food and sat down to wait. When it came out I thought hmmm, that doesn't look like what I ordered so I glanced back at my receipt....More

Thank Julia_Bulia67
Meghan V, Marketing at Sea Island Shrimp House, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2017

Thanks for joining us, Julia! We're disappointed to hear we missed the mark during your visit. We hope you would allow us another opportunity to serve you.

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Kay D
Do you currently have oysters on the half shell in San Antonio?
16 January 2016|
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Response from harrygjr | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do - 1/2 dozen is 8.49 and a dozen is 12.99. These prices are as of today (1/17/2016).
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Kay D
Do you currently have oysters on the half shell?
16 January 2016|
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Response from stOOOge | Reviewed this property |
I did not see them on the menu when we were there in late October. So, I am not sure if that applies year round or not.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:45 - 20:30
Monday
10:45 - 21:30
Tuesday
10:45 - 21:30
Wednesday
10:45 - 21:30
Thursday
10:45 - 21:30
Friday
10:45 - 22:00
Saturday
10:45 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 322 W Rector St, San Antonio, TX 78216-5718
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > Uptown Loop
  • Neighbourhood: Uptown Loop
  • Phone Number: +1 210-342-7771
  • E-mail
Description
Sea Island Shrimp House specializes in wild-caught Texas Gulf shrimp. Guest favorites include Lemon Pepper Fish and Shrimp, Charbroiled Shrimp, Shrimp Salad, Stuffed Shrimp, Shrimp Linguine, and more. We also serve Grilled Salmon, Rainbow Trout, Gulf Oysters on the Half Shell, Catfish, and Flounder, when available. Not a seafood fan? Enjoy our juicy Steaks, Burgers, Beef Kabobs and Grilled Chicken. Soups, salads and a variety of appetizers, including Shrimp Cocktail, Mexican Shrimp Cocktail, Calamari, Ceviche and more keep our guests coming back time after time!
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