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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Beach
“Best place to get away from people Padre Island National Seashore, Bird Island Basin: Hwy 361 South until it enters the Park, then follow the signs to the Bird Island Basin (Laguna Side - about an hour drive, one way) Boat ramp; windsurfing; easy wade fishing; best place to view a Laguna Madre Sunset”
  • 26 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“One of my absolute favorite  spots & one of the best  local  seafood places you can go to.  Located on Padre Island  (about 15 minutes from here)”
  • 24 locals recommend
Amusement Park
“Great waterpark and has a nice restaurant you can eat at and watch the water.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Bakery
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“If you love German baked goods, you will LOVE this place. It is my favorite stopping spot when I go to the Island.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Great place to go and take fresh fish that you caught while fishing! They will prepare and cook it for you! They have great oysters and other seafood”
  • 24 locals recommend
Beach
“Mustang Island State Park is a state park located south of the city of Port Aransas, Texas, United States on the coast of the Gulf of Mexico that covers 3,954 acres and has a 5-mile beachfront”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Great Sunset and good food! Get there early on the weekends, but try to make a sunset there on the deck!”
  • 14 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Best mall we have in Corpus Christi. Dont waste your time at Sunrise Mall.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Premise
“Great beach area with a pier, parking on concrete, picnic tables, free parking”
  • 12 locals recommend
Bar
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“Best Burgers ever. Build your own and they are worth the wait! Call ahead and you'll get it faster. There is also a bar and they have live music. Good laid back atmosphere”
  • 18 locals recommend
Tapas Restaurant
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“This place is amazing! I’ve never had a bad dish here and the variety is amazing. Their portions are large and their drinks are really good, too!”
  • 11 locals recommend
Grocery Store
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“This is the BEST grocery store, and they have everything you need for fishing.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Beach
“This retreat and business is owned by the Wells family. We would like to personally thank you for staying with us and upon arrival you will receive a 25% Discount per person when you ride with us. We start ages 6 years old and up. Look at our website: www.horsesonthebeachcorpus.com ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Sushi Restaurant
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“Great Sushi and ambiance. The place is wonderful for a quiet dinner or sit at the bar and watch the game. I love this place and you will too! ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Movie Theatre
  • 5 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Their new location is made out of shipping containers. It's so cool. Their iced coffee is delicious!”
  • 7 locals recommend