The Coastal Bend restaurants

Seafood in Rockport & Fulton

Boiling Pot

This is a rustic classic, and a lot of fun. Mountains of shellfish plus potatoes, sausage and corn are dumped in a pot full of boiling water, then they're dumped on your paper-covered table and you dive in (no cutle…
American in Rockport & Fulton

Moondog Seaside Eatery

Ask for a table out on the back deck to watch the shrimp boats coming and going as you wait for one of Moondog's huge burgers or Tex-Mex plates, or come back on weekend evenings as locals and vacationers gather here…
Seafood in Rockport & Fulton

Latitude 28º02´

The finest dining locally. Look for creative takes on seafood at this stylish little place that doubles as an art gallery. The local special, grouper, is prepared several ways; sides vary seasonally. Shrimp and oyst…
Deli in Rockport & Fulton

Apple Dumpling Deli

Don't let the rec-hall exterior deter you from this locally loved deli and cafe in downtown Rockport. The homemade ice cream is creamy and dreamy and the sandwiches on homemade bread are just the thing for picnics a…
Seafood in Matagorda

Waterfront Restaurant

A great setting with decent seafood and American cuisine, though the quality can be excused a bit as it's one of the only options in Matagorda.