Eat

Hester’s Café & Coffee Bar

Hester’s Café & Coffee Bar features a great balance between classic and specialized dishes: from your old-fashioned oatmeal for breakfast to sandwiches that include unique toppings such as mango and apples.

1714 S Alameda St.
Corpus Christi, TX 78404

Eat

City Diner & Oyster Bar

This 1950s-style diner serves up classic diner specials as well as various seafood options. Steak and oysters are among the most popular dishes, and with reasonable prices it’s definitely worth a trip.

622 N Water St.
Corpus Christi, TX 78401

Eat

Small Planet Delicatessen & Bakery

Simply put, one of the best sandwich shops in town. Signature items include the Belmont Croissant, a croissant piled high with Napa chicken salad, lettuce and tomato; and the California Turkey and Avocado, which tastes as good as it sounds.

3812 S Alameda St.
Corpus Christi, TX 78411

See & Do

Sharp Shooter Range

The motto here is, “At The Sharp Shooter, ‘We Aim to Please!’” This indoor shooting range in South Texas provides friendly service and a wide selection of firearms to rent.

5515 S Staples St.
Corpus Christi, TX 78411

See & Do

Texas State Aquarium

The Texas State Aquarium showcases a variety of sea creatures, from stingrays to sharks. Located on Corpus Christi Beach, the aquarium is a great venue to enjoy an aquatic exploration through the Gulf of Mexico.

2710 N Shoreline Blvd.
Corpus Christi, TX 78402

Sleep

Hotel Corpus Christi Bayfront

The Hotel Corpus Christi Bayfront is an historic and colorful hotel with a lot to offer both leisure and business travelers.

601 N Water St.
Corpus Christi, TX 78401