2800 Hwy 361
Ingleside, TX 78362
Phone: (361) 775-2700
Fax: (361) 775-1220
Bars & Cafes
Enclosed by water, yachts and palm trees, La Barataria is a kind of a hidden gem, an upscale yet casual restaurant and bar located in the beautiful Port Aransas. Offering magnificent vistas of the marina and Corpus Christi Channel, this balmy restaurant will enchant you with its tranquility. Unwind at the upper deck or relax by the pool side with a cocktail or a boutique wine. The menu is a mix of Cajun and French fare that will tease your palates for a lovely culinary journey. Soak in the music from various local artists and enjoy the island paradise.
Along with excellent fresh seafood, this combination bar and grill has an impressive wine list, interesting cocktails and a decadent dessert menu. Pastas, seafood, salads and sandwiches are just a few of the choices here. Be sure to try a Flirtini cocktail--the bar's version of a cosmo with a twist and a slice of banana pie. This is a great place for a casual date, a family dinner or lunch with some co-workers. The bar is open late on weekends.
If you are living in Corpus Christi and you're a vegan, vegetarian, or Californian, then this is the place for you. Tucked away behind hippy store Yin Yang Fandango, The Tango Tea Room definitely has a hippyish flair to it. With a wide variety of teas and juices, and a fine sandwich and sides menu, the place is bound to please multiple senses. The service in the restaurant is notoriously friendly. Every Wednesday a farmers market takes place on the outside courtyard.
This is a downtown favorite for locals and visitors to Corpus Christi. Brewster's serves big burgers, sandwiches chicken wings and other classic American dishes. The establishment is very family oriented, with a playground in the back for the little ones and a kid-friendly menu. Located just across the street from Whataburger stadium, this place gets busy before and after games. Be sure to check out their online event schedule for upcoming events.
If you're in the mood for something eclectic and comfortable, why not try out the Havana Club? Tasteful interiors coupled with a fully-loaded alcohol menu are sure to cheer you up. Attend a host of live performances, live gigs and music concerts that are lined up by the dozen to impress one and all. A bevy of mouthwatering dishes are on offer for all those who like a little spice while clubbing. Art lovers will love to check out the art display on the walls as they nurse their favorite drink. Connoisseurs of wine and cigar will enjoy exploring the respective sections and will want to keep coming back for more. The venue is also an ideal space to host private events and parties. Check website for more details on current and upcoming events.
Corpus Christi's home for the blues, Dr Rockits is a fun casual bar that is a favorite among locals. Conveniently located downtown, within walking distance from plenty of other bars and restaurants, Dr Rockits is a great place to hit just as you are starting off your evening or about to turn in. Live local musicians often perform here, be sure to look at their online event schedule for upcoming concerts.
Step inside this pub with dark wooden walls and brass fixtures and you may forget that you are in Southern Texas, not at the Temple Bar in Dublin. Authenticity here is key. Their favorite beverage to drink and to serve is Guinness. Just ask your bartender to tell you about the drink and soon you'll know everything there is to now about the dark ale, including the number of calories in a pint and the proper way to serve a Guinness with a white, foamy top. Live music every weekend, so be sure to check their online event schedule.
Located in the Bayfront Plaza Hotel, this eclectic little cafe is perfect for a quick meal or snack. Menu features sandwiches, salads and soups along with a variety of other tempting snack. Coffee, tea and smoothies are also served. Check out their online calendar for special events.
The city of Corpus Christi has a plethora of options as far as nightlife and clubbing is concerned. Mulligan's Pub is one of the coolest and most popular casual bar in the neighborhood. You can simply hang around with your buddies, while gulping down mugs of beer or try funky cocktails. Affordable rates, great atmosphere and live music makes Mulligan's Pub, one of the most sought after nightspots in the city. Call ahead to know more.
The Cheers bar boasts a relaxed and informal atmosphere. The bar is known as a destination to get-together and meet new people. Drinks served here are cheap and free-flowing and the bar also offers karaoke services on certain nights. The place might not be upscale, but it certainly calls for a visit. For any further details on the bar, do call ahead.
Hank's New Lounge is a place that has a welcoming aura. This is not an exclusive bar, but people generally visit this place for some good music and fun. The bar is soberly decorated, has a nice modern feel and is perfect to enjoy in the company of friends. Amidst music and some good company, you are sure to be entertained. If you wish to come together, relax and have some fun, then Hank's is ideal.
One of the best places in town to see a live show, the House of Rock caters to, you guessed it, fans of rock music. With a full bar and faithful regulars, the House of Rock is the perfect place to feel like a local. Live acts perform here almost every day so be sure to check out their online even schedule for you favorite local musician. Located downtown within walking distance of many more bars and restaurants.