Where to Eat

There is no shortage of great restaurants in Matagorda. In fact, locals drive from all over Matagorda county to come eat here. We recommend you try the local seafood, but you can get anything from a burger or chicken fried steak to great seafood and fine wine. Come check out the restaurants below and try the local flavors.

Coastal Que BBQ & More

Matagorda now has some of the best barbecue in South Texas. Thursday-Saturday 11:00 am-5:00 pm Closed November to April

Poco Playa Restaurant, Bar and Village

We are located in Matagorda, Texas – or as we like to say…”Where the road ends and the fun begins”. Poco Playa is a new 17,000 sq. ft. Restaurant, Bar and Artisan Village that’s at the forefront of …

Snappers Bar and Grill

Snapper’s is a locally owned and operated restaurant that offers fresh local seafood, salads, great burgers and beer. The outside patio is dog friendly!

Spoonbills Restaurant

Chef Edie Lanier infuses her¬†restaurant with a passion for impeccably fresh coastal cuisine. As Lanier uses locally harvested fruits, vegetables, and seafood, her menu changes frequently, but the Nut-Crusted Fish is a perennial favorite, as is the Fried-Green …


We feature one of the largest selections of saltwater fishing tackle available in Matagorda. We also sell Texas Fishing and Hunting Licenses and Matagorda Beach permits. We have plenty of cold beer and soft drinks, groceries, picnic supplies, …

Waterfront Restaurant

Conveniently located as you enter Matagorda Harbor, just a short drive from Bay City, Texas on Hwy. 60 South. At the Waterfront Restaurant you will find outstanding seafood and steaks, great service and an unsurpassed view of Matagorda …