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Pirate's Landing Fishing Pier

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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great evening Pier to walk out on to view the Bay

after our Black Dragon Cruise, we're right on top of this Pier. We strolled around and watched... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
New Mexico
Nice little pier

It has a great little shop for snacks and fishing needs. They offer fishing trips, the pirate... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Copperas Cove, Texas
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Pirate's Landing Fishing Pier in Port Isabel, TX is located perfectly at the entrance to the Queen Isabella Causeway that leads to South Padre Island. You can't miss us... Just go to the Lighthouse in Port Isabel. Pirate's Pier is the longest pier...more
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501 E Maxan St, Port Isabel, TX 78578-4501
+1 956-943-7437
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

after our Black Dragon Cruise, we're right on top of this Pier. We strolled around and watched lots of the locals fishing, captured views and photos while on there. Great endless views of the Bay. plenty of areas to grab snacks including the restaurants and...More

Thank digdeep0169
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

The older man was not friendly at all. The younger thinner man was and is who spoke friendly to us because the older man really didn’t want to speak much. Just look at us in rude way. It was weird at first until later when...More

Thank Rossana G
Reviewed 6 August 2018

It has a great little shop for snacks and fishing needs. They offer fishing trips, the pirate ship, and a thriller boat ride off this pier. If you go about 45 Minutes before the pirate ship leaves you can catch a little pirate show for...More

Thank luvsmntry
Reviewed 30 July 2018

went here with the family and it was a lot of fun, will definitely go back! There are lots of little unique stores and other stuff to do besides just fish

Thank goldengirl1979
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

I took my new wife there to check out that long fishing pier. Pirates is a great place. They have every thing you need to fish. There is no need to drag everything out from Home. They make it easy. She loved it except for...More

2  Thank Shelby W
Reviewed 22 July 2018

We fished here just after the July 4th holiday and had some success but that's just what fishing is all about; sometimes you catch and sometimes not. But the pier is well maintained and is so big that you don't feel like you are elbow...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 10 July 2018

My kids and I went to fish for Father's Day. The place is well kept , but the fishing was not good. We caught throw away catfish and someone caught a crab. Not sure why the place is so bad for fishing. We did not...More

2  Thank 20BigAL14
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our day fishing on the pier. It was clean and no alcohol is allowed on the pier. There is a restaurant and bar with a nice patio right there where you can enjoy a meal/drink after fishing or for a break. It was...More

1  Thank Brownbears4
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed the fishing pier, and bought bait here. Friendly and helpful guys. Pretty spot. Fun to watch others fishing and watch activities in the bay. Outdoor bar there was nice too

Thank Janet C
Reviewed 8 March 2018

In a small area there are enough interesting attractions to help one while away the better part of an afternoon. There are a couple of good restaurants, an ice cream shop, and the Port Isabel lighthouse/museum. Stretch your legs on the fishing pier or sit...More

1  Thank Sue E
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4 July 2018|
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Response from sunsetwatcher1969 | Reviewed this property |
Of course it all depends on you. When we were there in the Winter there was no charge to walk to pier. We walked through all the stores & saw a lot of neat stuff. Of course the food is going to quite a treat. Don't miss the... More