Enjoy the best beaches that the Texas coast has to offer, alongside the unique community that is North Padre Island. Plotted with great restaurants, fishing spots, and canal-woven subdivisions, there is nothing like this island anywhere else in the Coastal Bend.
What To Expect
A subtle and quiet getaway, whether you're a resident, snowbird, or up for a relaxing weekend.
The Island comes alive at night with excellent bars and live music.
Shopping and Food
Enjoy fresh-caught seafood, delicious hot/cold coffee, burgers and brew, or go more elegant.
You'll Fall In Love With
Especially beautiful are the sunrises on the water, over the Gulf.
Bob Hall Pier is the premier spot for family beach access, or great fishing off of a pier. Grab a bite to eat at Mikel May's, and then hit the beach for the day.
Check out the numerous local spots to eat great seafood, Italian, ceviche, or whatever you're in the mood for. More on that below!
The local bars, and some restaurants even, almost always have great live music to enjoy, whether your taste is Jimmy Buffet vibes, or something more along the lines of blues or grunge. The local music scene is deep and wide with talent.
Island Joe's is the main coffee stop on the Island. Grab frozen drinks in the heat of summer, or a hot coffee on the way to capturing the sunrise in the cool of morning.
Feeling something hearty, like Burgers and Brews? Check out Padre Island Burger Company. Great burgers and tons of different beers to choose from.
Scuttlebutts is a coastal bend treasure, and a great option for food, drinks, live music, and fun atmosphere, all wrapped up into one. If you have a craving for ceviche, definitely try Costa Sur.
The pink and blue hues of dawn accentuate the calm and peace that the sea breeze brings. Miles of beach to either walk or drive down make this the perfect contrast to the hustle and bustle of the rest of the city.