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Summer, Seafood, and Sippin’ San Antonio Elite Event



Last Wednesday, San Antonio Elites donned their leis and escaped on a hump day getaway to an exotic island in our very own city…Sea Island Shrimp House! Family-owned and operated in San Antonio since 1965, this casual dining destination known for it's fine fresh seafood just renovated one of their locations, and Yelp Elites were among the first to experience the shiny new private dining room

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Sea Island definitely outdid themselves with endless servings of favorite menu items, including but not limited to, fresh gulf ceviche, hand-breaded fried fish filets, coconut shrimp, calamari, onion rings, and hush puppies. You don't have to take my word for it, Stephen C attests to the seafood feast,"Sea Island was very focused on making sure that we were all enjoying ourselves. So much food. And they brought out to go boxes so you could take some with for later."

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We discovered the ideal summer beer pairing in Leinenkugel's Summer Shandy, served complimentary to Elites throughout the night. Light, crisp, and refreshing, we're thinking it might be the best way to survive a summer in Texas. We even made Sabrina S a fan! "Normally, I'm all for the open bar type events, but I didn't even feel like I was missing out because the summer shandy was just so perfect with the food!" Sea Island's staff was on the ball, ensuring everyone had refills that we all stayed cool with non-alcoholic beverages like their famous fresh-squeezed lemonade. 

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As if we hadn't received enough VIP treatment, every Elite Yelper and their guest left with a swagged out gift bag from Sea Island – a reusable tote bag filled with branded t-shirts, coupons for return visits, Yelp sunnies, and more! It was a great mixer for new and veteran Elites alike to get a chance to enjoy an old-school local favorite in a new way! For more of a recap, read all the raving reviews and be sure to visit the photo gallery, compliments of the talented Steven Starnes Photography

Until next time, Elites! 

Met @ Sea Island

Gloria C 

 

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