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Port Aransas Cook-your-catch?

Bat Guano May 28, 2009 07:53 AM

This is assuming I catch some fish, but that's usually a pretty safe bet with the captains at Dolphin Docks. I know there are several places in Port A that will cook your catch, but I also know that some of them are not so good. I only get down there about once a year, and places change, and the last couple of times I haven't had the best experiences.... So, what's the best place for this? After getting off a 12-hour fishing trip, I won't be in the mood to drive very far, so please limit it to Port Aransas proper, if possible. Thanks!

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    joedontexan RE: Bat Guano May 29, 2009 03:44 PM

    forget the fish and just head to shortys for a beer in port A

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      Bat Guano RE: joedontexan Jun 2, 2009 09:14 AM

      Well, that's not bad advice, but I like fish, too.... especially when it's only a couple of hours out of the water.

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      fishfry RE: Bat Guano Jun 2, 2009 11:13 AM

      Years ago a place called Yankee's cooked some fish for us. It was good.

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        SAnativegirl RE: fishfry Jun 3, 2009 05:11 PM

        Wharf was good but are now closed. Fins does it and has great scenery of harbor. We enjoy Castaways and have had our fish cooked there. I will try to think of others. We are going this weekend.

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          Bat Guano RE: SAnativegirl Jun 4, 2009 02:21 PM

          Thanks! I'm going this weekend too. Never tried either Fins or Castaway.

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