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Delicious Fusion Cooking & Wallet-Friendly Drink Specials

Skip the cooking and come enjoy the view, the food, and the delicious drinks at La Barataria Restaurant & Wine Bar and go where those in the know go. Located in Port Aransas, Texas, right on the Gulf of Mexico, La Barataria boasts spectacular sunsets, beautiful views, and comforting breezes, in a relaxing, sexy, coastal environment - inside or out. Featured is delicious American fare with French and Asian influences.


House Specialties & Local Favorites:

Bone-in Filet

Unique to La Barataria in the Coastal Bend Area - Bone-in filet with lobster mashed potatoes, Port / Wine Reduction.

It’s a celebration on a plate! Guests rave about the Chateaubriand (for two) lobster mashed potatoes, asparagus, creamed corn, caramelized carrots, creamed spinach, maítre d' butter, Port /Wine reduction.

Chilean Sea BassChilean Sea Bass Rocks - sauteed in fresh herbs from our garden, roasted cherry tomatoes, white wine, over garlic mashed potatoes and creamed spinach.
Lobster Linguini

Want to carb out? Go for the Lobster Linguini in La Barataria’s rich tomato, basil, oregano sauce, with a touch of heavy cream and Pernod.


Fresh-to-You Everything

In the back of the kitchen is an herb garden where we grow all of our own herbs, along with green onions and chives. We use wild-caught shrimp and scallops from the Gulf of Mexico, and our micro-green and artisan lettuce come from a local Texan farmer. Our eggs come from free range, grain-fed chicken.

Set the Mood with Our Full Bar

Choose from a selection of more than 100  wines, all available by the glass. Or kick back with classic favorites such as the Bloody Mary, Mojito, Margarita, Dirty Martini, or a Champagne Cocktail. These are made with a new, fresh twist which has resulted in a reputation with the locals for the best Cocktails in town.

Stocked Bar

Enjoy the Finer Things with Us

We strive to create fine dining in a casual atmosphere, and ask that our customers come dressed in "casual elegance"—you'll know it when you see it. Our restaurant is located in the Island Moorings Yacht Club and Marina, on the Gulf of Mexico. You'll enjoy al fresco dining on the dog-friendly upper deck. Throughout your visit, you're sure to find a unique experience that begins with beautiful views of the marina and Corpus Christi Channel, culminating in breathtaking sunsets.

We seat 50 people inside and 40 outside on the upper deck which is 2/3 covered. We take reservations, accept walk-ins, and groups; we look forward to seeing you, your family, and your friends.

Front of Upper Deck Upper Deck Group Seating


Special Events & Extras

We're proud to host charities, wine dinners, and more. We offer small-batch bourbon tasting, and there are complimentary wine tastings on the first Monday of each month. Extras include Wi-Fi and other amenities for special events only. We do offer on-site catering and work closely with corporate programs.