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Dragonfly and Curacao Blues

14701 S Padre Island Dr, Apt S, Corpus Christi, TX 78418-6260
+1 361-949-2224
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pig wings” (8 reviews)
“crab cakes” (25 reviews)
“nut crusted” (3 reviews)
Steakhouse, American, Seafood, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
14701 S Padre Island Dr, Apt S, Corpus Christi, TX 78418-6260
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I keep good notes on places we eat. It's been a couple months since we were here, but I doubt it's changed. Food is excellent, some of the best in the Corpus Christi area! Lots of beers (including draft) and wine to choose from. Loved...More

Thank Paluxysaurus
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the best restaurant we’ve tried on the Island so far. The entire family loved it. The linguini was delicious, the sauces superb and we can’t wait to try the pig wings as they were sold out by the time we arrived. We will...More

Thank TXCottageMama
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Had crab cakes, yes there was some crab pieces ((I think). )and fish main course again ok. But for the island its is very good since not many choices. So yes I will go back, unless I find something better.

Thank vaddake
Reviewed 5 September 2018

The food is always excellent and delicious. The chef is always outstanding and his specials always delight your tastebuds. I love the funky decor and the warm friendly staff.

Thank barb1520
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Service was very good. Very personable and friendly. That was 4+ stars. Butt the food.... Was not. I had escargot, which are literally the smallest escargot I've ever seen, flavor was good tho. The salad had brown romaine and wasn't trimmed (the ends often should...More

Thank putinwords
Reviewed 27 April 2018

Name does not reflect the cuisine, the French chef, the décor, but all of those are terrific! Service tops, food interesting and terrific, good cocktails too!

Thank MadisonBob
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Fun funky atmosphere, cool music, great staff, and excellent food. Get the mussels to start off the meal!

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Good food and service the food melts in your mouth the short ribs is supreme and they make good drinks

Thank Gerry4250
Reviewed 24 February 2018

First time here for us. Had read some not so go reviews, but thought would try them. Very good server. Service was good and friendly. We all ordered something different. It was all hot and very good. We had the shrimp and some had the...More

Thank hassler6666
Reviewed 9 January 2018

Enjoyed dinner here for the first time. The food was good, especially the steak and tuna dish we ordered. Only problem was they did get overwhelmed with the amount of customers and we did have to wait a long time to get our dinner, but...More

Thank alluetge
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Cindy S
16 January 2016|
Response from Raeanna F | Reviewed this property |
Hi Cindy, I don't know but my suggestion is to call Dragonfly @361-949-2224 They are alway's so accommodating. I bet you if you call ahead, and tell them when your going to be there, they will do what ever you need. And it... More
Lucille J
5 December 2015|
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Response from Julie F | Reviewed this property |
No unfortunately they are not !!! But agree with the Bleu Bistro suggestion !!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$65
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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
  • E-mail
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