The city of Port Aransas is widely known for the beach, fishing adventures, golf carts roaming around town, and it’s family-friendly activities. Port Aransas has a fantastic variety of activities for all ages. However, for you adults (21+) visiting us, there are multiple must-visit nightlife attractions. After-hours seekers will find a full array of taverns and clubs around town. Whether you and your friends are looking for live music, a waterfront view, or a low-lit romantic atmosphere, Port Aransas has it all. The choice is yours; You can do it all or nothing at all.

Treasure Island

Location:  315 N Alister ST., Port Aransas, TX 78373

Phone: 361-416-1020

Shorty’s Place

Opened in 1946 by Mack Daniel & Gladys (Shorty) Fowler, and operated by their family until late 2012.

Currently owned & operated by the Myers.

Shorty’s is and will remain the oldest & friendliest bar in Port Aransas, Texas.

Come in, take your hat off & enjoy.

Location:  823 Tarpon St., Port Aransas, TX 78373

Phone: 361-749-8224

The Back Porch Bar

Beach bums to billionaires….in flip flops & t shirts….enjoying live Texas music, longnecks & cocktails…. on the Port A waterfront.

Location:  132 W. Cotter Ave, Port Aransas, TX 78373

Phone: 361-749-2800

Bernie’s Beach House

This beach-house nightspot offers 5 bars, live bands, karaoke, poker games & a dance floor.

Location:  730 Trout St, Port Aransas, TX 78373

Phone: 361-749-4440

361 Bar

Full service bar. Clean, classy, friendly. Daily specials, NFL TICKET! KARAOKE Tuesdays through Sundays! Dogs on a leash are welcome!

Location:  1023 TX-361 Ste A, Port Aransas, TX 78373

Phone: 361-749-5637

The Flats Lounge

Location:  801 Tarpon St, Port Aransas, TX 78373

Phone: 361-749-1990


Pub grub & cocktails doled out in rustic, wood-paneled digs with live music & pool tables.

Location:  722 Tarpon St, Port Aransas, TX 78373

Phone: 361-749-3663

Island Wine


Location:  1726 TX-361 Suite A, Port Aransas, TX 78373

Phone: 760-819-1425