Tag: Beach Bar Beat

BEACH BAR BEAT: Nicholas

What is your name? Nicholas Haritakis How old are you? 29 Where are you from? I am a mainlander. How long have you been bartending? Six years How long have you bartended at D’Pizza Joint? Six years   Why do you like bartending here at D’Pizza Joint? I like working with the staff, the camaraderie. …

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BEACH BAR BEAT: Craig

Name? “Craig Greenwood.” Where are you from? “I’m originally from Woodstock, New Hampshire.” How long have you lived on SPI? “Twenty years.” How long have you been bartending? “Thirteen years.” How old are you? “I’m 30 years old.” Where else have you bartended? “I’ve bartended at Tom and Jerry’s and Palm Street Pier.” Why do …

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BEACH BAR BEAT: Chris

By AARIN HARTWELL Special to the Parade Frothy Guinness, familiar faces and great food is home at Kelly’s Irish Pub on the corner of Morningside and Padre Boulevard at South Padre Island. Besides a steady pour from the bar’s unique row of microbrews on tap, the full bar also offers $3.00 Jager, Goldschlager, Tuaca, Cinnamon …

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BEACH BAR BEAT: Shannon

By CRAIG ALANIZ South Padre Parade This edition of the Beach Bar Beat takes us to Jake’s Bar and Restaurant, which has recently re-opened its doors. Happy Hour at Jake’s is every day from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. and they are proud to serve $2 drafts and $2.50 wells. The family environment is perfect for …

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BEACH BAR BEAT: Neita

By CRAIG ALANIZ South Padre Parade The Beach Bar Beat makes its way to the Bayside of South Padre Island visiting a staple of the community. Coconut’s offers more than relaxing views and cold drinks. Belly up to the bar for a tempting selection of tropical drinks or enjoy a late lunch under the palm-thatched Palapa. …

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BEACH BAR BEAT: Andrea

By CRAIG ALANIZ South Padre Parade The Beach Bar Beat makes a stop at South Padre Island’s classic beach bar. Boomerang Billy’s is in the heart of the Island with an amazing view of the Gulf and their drinks are second to none. Live music is provided by Leslie Blasing on the weekends and beach volleyball …

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BEACH BAR BEAT: Rufino Muñoz

By CRAIG ALANIZ South Padre Parade The Beach Bar Beat makes its first stop in lovely Port Isabel this season. Pirate’s Landing Restaurant is the area’s premier tourist destination with the variety of attractions such as the pier, parrots and pirates. The bar at Pirate’s Landing has over 20 specialty drinks that are available in …

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BEACH BAR BEAT: Jose

By CRAIG ALANIZ South Padre Parade Blanca White’s is this week’s stop on the Beach Bar Beat. It is located at 202 W. Whiting on South Padre Island. Blanca White’s offers a list of over 20 specialty drinks highlighted by the World Famous Blanca White’s Margarita that is best served while overlooking the view of …

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BEACH BAR BEAT: Katie

By RAY QUIROGA South Padre Parade rayq@portisabelsouthpadre.com For this week’s Beach Bar Beat, the South Padre Parade made its long-anticipated return to Parrot Eyes Restaurant and Bar located at 5801 Padre Blvd. on South Padre Island. Home to last season’s Beach Bar Beat Champ Monica Lynn Snyder, the championship trophy along with a tribute to …

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BEACH BAR BEAT: Melody

By CRAIG ALANIZ South Padre Parade La Hacienda, located at 202 West Tarpon, has one of the more impressive views of the bay on the entire Island. Boasting some of the best wine selections as well as unique specialty drink options, sunset specials at La Hacienda are from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m., so when you’re …

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