Where to Eat in Galveston

Galveston is filled with great places to eat! 

We hope you will try each and every one, check back often as we add new spots to get good eats!


Saltwater Grill

offers new and exciting menu items like the lobster spring rolls and the award winning Seafood Trio. Or come in and order an old favorite like the Shanghai Delight. We can't wait to see you! The Saltwater Grill is located just steps away from The Grand 1894 Opera House. Featuring an array of tantalizing fresh-from-the-grill and fresh-from-the-kettle seafood specialties, Saltwater Grill is in a class of its own when it comes to quality and attention to detail.

Saltwater Grill was just named Galveston's 2016 Restaurant of the Year. Thanks to everyone who voted

Reserve Now:  https://saltwatergrill.com/reservation/

Phone Number: (409) 762-3474

Blake’s Bistro

Enjoy laid-back ambiance with comfort food classics at Blake’s Bistro, located inside The San Luis Resort. From oversized sandwiches and authentic Tex-Mex to gourmet burgers and traditional breakfast favorites, this Galveston treasure features only the best for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Bistro-Style Dining at The San Luis Resort

 Located Across from the Gulf of Mexico


Reserve Now: https://sanluisresort.reztrip.com/

Phone Number: (409)744-1500


Galveston's favorite outdoor restaurant. Tacos, Margaritas and 40 Beer Taps.

 We are a full service bar pouring up tasty libations and serving amazing tacos!!! Frozen margaritas, 50 plus taps with beers and craft cocktails!!

Loyalty Points Program

Earn 1 point for every dollar spent at any of our locations. Redeem your points at either concept.

Birthday Rewards Program 

Loyalty members receive $15 off your food purchase on your Birthday! 

Prost Club Program

Loyalty members can earn an exclusive “Prost Club” membership by purchasing 100 Draft Beers or Draft Margaritas during the calendar year! Prost Club members receive a $25 gift card credit and access to exclusive Prost Club rewards and events. 

Dine in or call 409-497-4828 for curbside pickup.

Phone Number: +1 (409) 497-4828

Brews Brothers

Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Gift Cards Available


During a promotional tasting in September of 2011, the first beer served at Brews Brothers was their original brew nicknamed the "1900 Great Stout." This high volume stout aged over 100 year old Galveston Oak was a pitch black malt bomb with hints of chocolate, bourbon, and vanilla. The bar celebrated its grand opening on November 11, 2011 and now proudly serves the finest craft beers available from breweries both local and abroad.

 Come by and enjoy the exceptional service and quality beer that can only be found at Brews Brothers in Galveston today!

Phone Number: +1 (409) 763-2739

Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.

Since 1996, Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. has been entertaining guests with a charming down-home style that’s a hit with eaters around the globe.Our menu offers a number of items for the shrimp lover in all of us. Boasting creative seafood dishes inspired straight from the movie Forrest Gump and a fun family atmosphere, Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. will have you running to the nearest location you can find.

Order Now:  https://www.bubbagump.com/store-locator/

Phone Number: (409)766-4952

Cajun Greek

 Our mouth-watering seafood comes fresh to us from the Gulf and is seasoned to perfection with a Cajun flair & served with some of your Greek favorites. Come try one of Galveston's hidden treasures!

We are dedicated to giving back to the local community. We use local suppliers and other local business whenever we can to ensure that the quality of our food & services are the best they can be.

Reserve Now: http://cajun-greek-seafood.com/

Phone Number: (409)744-7041

Coastal Grill

 Nestled on the scenic Galveston Strand, Coastal Grill Seafood serves a wide range of food. We offer fresh seafood dishes, awesome burgers, wraps, tacos and many other tasty options. Stop by for Happy Hour, Monday - Friday from 11am-5:30pm. Local fresh cuisinefor everyone

Nestled on the scenic Galveston Strand, Coastal Grill Seafood serves a wide range of food. We offer fresh seafood dishes, awesome burgers wraps and tacos. Wanting a watering steak? We have it. In the mood for Italian? Come taste our pasta dishes. And located in the heart of one of the Gulf Coast's most entertaining destinations. The Kemah Boardwalk and downtown Houston are a short drive.We promise to provide great service, pricing and an unforgettable dining experience.

Phone Number: +1 (409) 765-5386


Sandwiches, Paninis, Soups, Salads, & Desserts. We meet most diet needs, including Gluten Free, Vegetarian, & Vegan.Locally owened and operated with the family in mind. We strongly believe in giving back to our community.

Happy Hour

thru March 1st, from 1pm-4pm Monday-Saturday. Receieve 20$ off order plus a drink!

Upcoming Event Eatcetera Kid Zone COMING SOON at The Galveston Railroad Museum

We offer a brunch and kids' menu plus we offer a menu for most diets including gluten-free, vegetarian, and vegan.

Try our desserts with a secret!

'Chef M the Turtle' Coloring Pages plus fun games available at the main restaurant.

2nd Location: 123-25th Street, at the Galveston Railroad Musuem: The Whistle Stop Cafe. Look for the red umbrellas.

Order Now: https://velvetcheftx.com/

Phone Number: (409)762-0803

Fisherman's Wharf

Since 1940, Fisherman’s Wharf® has been a legacy of great seafood with great views. As one of the best seafood restaurants in Galveston, it is a great place to enjoy a leisurely meal with all dining areas, both indoor and outdoor on the patio, offering a view of the bay. Fisherman’s Wharf® offers its famous bacon wrapped shrimp kisses, fresh fish, seafood combination platters, savory chicken dishes, pastas and Certified Angus Beef ® steaks along with many other favorites. With its idyllic location next to the Historic Strand District, the Tall Ship Elissa and the Galveston Cruise Terminal, this Texas-sized establishment is perfect for one or one hundred.

Enjoy waterfront seafood at its best at Fisherman’s Wharf® in Galveston, open daily for lunch and dinner with great happy hour specials including beers, cocktails and harborside bites.

Order Now:  https://fishermanswharfgalveston.alohaorderonline.com/Engage.aspx?#/enga...

Phone Number:  (409)765-5708

Gaido's Famous Seafood Restaurant


From the moment you enter Gaido's, you feel a sense of place and time alive with history and family tradition. Continuing this tradition of excellence since 1911, Gaido's Restaurant has established itself as a landmark of ultra-fresh seafood. Located along the famous Galveston Seawall, Gaido's provides diners with sweeping, panoramic views of the Gulf of Mexico.

Order Now: http://www.gaidos.com/

 Phone Number: +1 (409) 761-5500

Gypsy Joynt

Gypsy Joynt is an eclectic, Bohemian-style eatery and live music venue that screams attention. The cafe offers an array of natural and organic recipes, along with a host of delectable pizzas, burgers, sandwiches, pastas, salads, desserts, and specialty coffees.


Great for Families & Groups


Beer & Wine

Catering Available

 Voted 2017’s Restaurant of the Year

Order Now:  https://www.tastyfind.com/restaurants/gypsy-joynt-jive-2411-strand-stree...

Phone Number: +1 409-497-2069

Hubcap Grill  

The Hubcap Grill has been voted the best burger in Houston by Houstonians. Publications from all over the country and several food talk shows as well agree             ubcap Grill is now open on the Historic Galveston Strand! Weather you’re a long time islander, weekend visitor or Spring Break vacationer, your trip to the Strand just got a whole lot more delicious. We’re proud to make “Houston’s Best Burger” Galveston’s Best Burger! We’re still a family friendly venue, but in Galveston we have a complete bar including specialty drinks. This location goes next level!  Hubcap Grill Galveston is a Franchisee, owned and operated by Frank & Teffeny Caruso. 

Order Now: https://www.hubcapgrillgalveston.com/

Phone Number: +1 (409) 220-3551



Huli Huli Hut

Huli Huli Hut is a bright, Hawaiian-style restaurant serving lunch, dinner, and drinks in a beautiful tropical setting. Visit our hidden paradise!


Huli Huli Hut is Galveston's hidden paradise! With dishes and drinks that are as vibrant as our tropical atmosphere, our restaurant is the perfect spot to enjoy a laid-back meal after a long day at the beach. With plenty of burgers, fresh seafood, and craft cocktails to go around, our hut is one island experience you don't want to miss. See you soon!

Order Now: https://www.trycaviar.com/store/huli-huli-hut-galveston-973498/en-US/?ut...

Phone Number: +1 (409) 443-5525


For 60 years, the IHOP family restaurant chain has served our world famous pancakes and a wide variety of breakfast, lunch and dinner items that are loved by people of all ages — offering an affordable, everyday dining experience with warm and friendly service.

Order Now: https://www.ihop.com/en/order/confirm-restaurant

Phone Number: (409)740-7474 

Jimmy's on the Pier

Bar is open till 11pm daily depending on customer volume.

Our restaurant and bar has the best view in Galveston with the only “over the water” dining around. Fully enclosed for the winter, with a fireplace to keep you cozy through the cooler months.

On the warmer days, our deck opens all the way around to offer fresh breezes from the amazing Gulf. Jimmy's on the Pier is a full-service restaurant, allowing you to relax and enjoy the environment while our staff takes care of your dining experience.


Jimmy's on the Pier is quickly becoming a Galveston favorite for locals and visitors, and we're sure it will become your favorite as well. Our staff aims to consistently deliver an “off the hook” guest experience. And the best view in town is the perfect companion to a great meal

Order Now: https://www.trycaviar.com/store/jimmy%27s-on-the-pier-galveston-1455104/...

Phone Number: (409)974-4726

Joe's Crab Shack

Joe’s Crab Shack offers a variety of favorites from all parts of the sea and shore. From its extensive menu, guests can choose from buckets of seasonal seafood, fried shrimp platters and fish dishes, as well as options from the “mainland” that include steak, sandwiches, and chicken. Guests can indulge in over-sized and creative cocktails, such as the Shark Bite which is playfully garnished with a shark toy.


Since its inception, Joe’s popularity has stemmed not only from its menu, but also its retail store. With various pieces of merchandise for purchase, including the ever-popular tie-dye T-shirt with the phrase “Peace, Love and Crabs,” Joe’s has become synonymous with the word “fun.”

Reserve Now:  https://www.opentable.com/r/joes-crab-shack-galveston-seawall-galveston?...

Phone Number: (409)766-1515

Katie's Seafood House

We are open 7 days a week

Monday - Sunday 11:00 AM to 9:oo PM.        

Showcasing Our New Fresh Menu Campaign with incredibly affordable pricing! We are committed to serving the freshest Gulf of Mexico fish on the coast and are excited to bring some great new ideas to our valued friends and customers in Galveston that believe will create exceptional family experiences at the dinner table. Please view our menus and enjoy the convenience of our online ordering system! We look forward to serving you, your family and friends. 

Boat to table fresh Gulf seafood house serving up the freshest seafood you'll get in Galveston.

Reserve Now: http://katiesseafoodhouse.com/

Phone Number: +1 (409) 763-5688

Landry's Seafood House

Landry's Seafood House gets its down-home feel from its very beginnings, as it first made a mark as a family-owned eatery in Lafayette, Louisiana. Run out of the family's home, Landry's became a popular choice for locals and eventually expanded into a successful restaurant business, without sacrificing the warmth and personal touch of its roots.

Today, Landry's Seafood continues to serve the best in Gulf Coast-style seafood to families, executives and everyone in between. The 24 locations include scenic spots on the Kemah Boardwalk in Kemah, Texas; in New Orleans' historic French Quarter; and on the water in gorgeous Destin, Florida. To start experiencing the joy of fresh seafood and the fun of a great night out, find a Landry's Seafood location near you.


 Reservation: https://www.landrysseafood.com/

Phone Number: (409)744-1010

Lolo Kai Smoothies and Wraps

Kick off your shoes and put on some sandals!

Our tropical indulgences are just part of what we offer here at Lolo Kai Smoothies and Wraps. Lolo kai offers a variety of real fruit (no syrup pumps) guilt free deliciously satisfying smoothies that you can pair with one of our fresh cut West Coast/Hawaiian style wraps. Our small business is Hawaiian inspired where you can recieve exellent customer service with an island vibe. Our shop is the perfect stop after a long day of work or studying.

Relax and let our smoothiologist blend you the perfect tropical taste you've been looking for and switch over to 'island time'.


Lolo Kai is a new local based company privately owned by Tani and Kristopher Trahan. Currently there is a single location on Galveston Island located on 23rd Street between Church and Postoffice.

Order Now: https://lolokaigalveston.wixsite.com/smoothies

Phone Number: +1 (409) 539-5664


Maceo Spice & Import Co.

Company, located at 2706 Market Street. In addition to wonderful spice blends, Maceo’s also carries a fine line of imported and specialty foods, including olive oils, olives, pasta, imported meats and cheeses, capers, coffee and tea, and hard-to-find specialty food items.

Maceo’s is equally famous for its lunch (served  Monday thru Saturday) and it’s Sunday offering of beignets, coffee, and muffalettas.

Phone Number:  (409)763-3331

Mama Teresas Flying Pizza

He original Mama Teresa’s opened in the 1980s, in Crystal Beach on the Bolivar Peninsula. Patrons to that restaurant enjoyed 25 years of delectable Italian fare and hand-tossed pizzas.

That venue was lost to Hurricane Ike, but they’ve now reopened in downtown Galveston, near the corner of Postoffice and 21st Streets.

From crispy calamari, to delectable entrees like chicken and pasta with olive oil, or garlic and shrimp fettuccine alfredo, Mama Teresa’s is establishing a reputation for some of the finest authentic Italian cuisine in Galveston. Of course, it goes without saying that they are also baking some of the best pizza you’ll ever enjoy.


Mama’s is back – better and more authentic than ever.

Phone Number: +1 (409) 765-6262

Mario’s Seawall Italian Restaurant

Welcome to Mario's Seawall Italian Restaurant, Galveston's favorite Italian Restaurant. Tucked away in the thick of seafood restaurants, you will find all the romance, fun and tradition of Italy with a Texas-size seaside view to compliment the richness of Mario's Seawall's pastas and pizzas. Experience authentic Italian cuisine at its finest, in Galveston's oldest Italian restaurant.Don't miss our spectacular new open-air patio, and please feel free to take advantage of our complimentary Wi-Fi wireless internet zone.For a truly memorable dining experience, Mario's Seawall Italian Restaurant is the perfect choice while visiting beautiful historic Galveston Island.

Order Now:  https://mariosseawall.com/

Phone Number: (409)763-1693

Mario's Ristorante

We have proudly been serving Galveston, Texas since 1967 and would like to thank you, our customer, for nearly 50 years of wonderful business. Today, we are still family owned and operated and are considered a delightful, neighborhood restaurant with a friendly, relaxed atmosphere. We serve a wide variety of Italian cuisine and New York style pizza and strive to use fresh, seasonal, ingredients wherever possible, so come on in, sit back, relax, and enjoy a wonderful meal and a nice glass of wine at Mario’s Ristorante!

 Order Now: https://marios.hungerrush.com/

Phone Nummber: (409)744-2975



MOD Coffeehouse

MOD proudly serves locally roasted coffee from Katz Coffee Roasters. We also serve pastries and snacks from our in-house bakery, and croissant sandwiches for lunch. Some vegetarian and vegan options are available.

MOD is a place where community can gather and thrive. We serve fresh pastries and snacks to go with your coffee or tea. We feature local artists and host free live music on the patio on Friday and Saturday evenings.

Phone Number: +1 (409) 765-5659

Mosquito Cafe

At Mosquito Café, you'll find everything from familiar homemade dishes to eclectic, trendy plates with international flare, all served in a warm and casual atmosphere with friendly service

We Currently Offer:  Outdoor and Indoor Dining  •  Takeout  •  Delivery

Order Now: https://mosquitocafe.zenfoody.com/newtemplate#/menu

Phone Number: (409)763-1010

Papa's Gourmet Pizza & Subs

We’ve been serving hand made NY style Pizza generously loaded with fresh ingredients since 1973.


Voted Galveston's BEST Delivered Pizza, at Papa's pizza we pride ourselves on living up to that reputation. Always fresh. Always delicious.

Order Now: https://freehotpizza.com/

Phone Number: +1 409-766-7272

Rainforest Cafe

Part adventure, part restaurant and wholly entertaining for the whole family, the Rainforest Cafe re-creates a tropical rainforest with waterfalls, lush vegetation, and indigenous creatures.


Perfect for Kids & Families

State-of-the-Art Decor & Animatronics

Located Inside an Erupting Volcano

Retail Shop


River Adventure Ride

Order Now: https://rainforestcafe.alohaorderonline.com/Engage.aspx?#/engage/orderin...

Phone Number:+1 (409) 744-6000

Riondo's Ristorante 

Housemade Pasta, Seafood, Argentinian Steaks, Oso Bucco. Full bar and wine. Brunch served from 10am-3pm on Sundays. Happy Hour is Wednesday-Friday from 3pm-6pm.

Welcome to Riondo's Ristorante! Walk on in or make a reservation! As a tourist or Islander, you are sure to enjoy the matchless Italian cuisine of Chef Rico. Whether Antipasti (Appetizers), Minestre and Insalate (Soups and Salads), Primi (First Course), Carne and Pollame (Meat and Poultry), Pesce Ed L Molluschi (Fish and Shellfish), you will quickly find yourself in a handsome setting with polished service. From "farm to fork," we are proud of the local gardeners who provide our best and freshest of meat, vegetables and seafood. A well-chosen wine list also awaits you!


Riondo's is Island casual with comfortable favorites of a notable influence from Italy. Located in a historical building in the Strand District, relax in the artful setting, savor the best of local ingredients, exceptional Italian food complemented by Island favorites.

Reserve Now: https://www.riondos.com/reservations

Phone Number: +1 (409) 621-9595

Rudy & Paco

When visiting Galveston Island, you simply can't miss the Island's most unique dining experience, Rudy & Paco. Rudy & Paco features grilled seafood and steak with a South and Central American sabor.

Relax and unwind with your favorite cocktail while enjoying delicious Antojitos.

Rudy & Paco is located next door to The Grand 1894 Opera House, and is a great choice for pre-show dinner specials.

Note: Shorts are not allowed in main dining room at dinner, but are accepted at the bar. Lunch is casual and shorts are acceptable.

Reserve Now: https://www.rudyandpaco.com/reservations.asp

Phone Number: (409)762-3696

Salsas Mexican & Seafood Restaurant

Opened on the Island in 1998, Salsas continues to give the locals and tourists some of the best margaritas and Tex-Mex food in the state of Texas.


Salsas Mexican Restaurant has room for parties and banquets. Enjoy our colorful, delicious Mexican food along with a frothy, refreshing margarita. Our fine Mexican restaurant is bright, clean, and colorful. Each table features two tantalizingly-different salsas, along with crispy, light tortilla chips. The menu offers traditional Mexican dishes like chicken or beef fajitas, enchiladas, and burritos, plus some not-so-traditional platters such as seafood with a south-of-the-border flair. Don't forget to try Frank's taquitos, they are the best! We invite you to savor your favorite dish and enjoy our frothy, refreshing margaritas. Happy Hour is Monday thru Friday from 3 PM to 7 PM. We look forward to serving your entire family!

Order Now: https://salsasgalveston.com/catering/

Phone Number: (409)621-2630


Yaga's Cafe and Bar

Yaga’s Cafe and Bar, located at 2314 Strand, wrote the book on mo’ bettah food and vibes on Galveston Island. From burgers to hot-from-the-oven pizzas to weekend live entertainment to the jammin’ outdoor patio, Yaga’s Cafe and Bar is the place to go!

Order Now: https://yagascafe.com/

Phone Number:  +1 409-762-6676

Yamato Japanese Restaurant

Yamato is a family owned restaurant that has been on the island for over 24 years. A one of a kind experience at a very reasonable price. Fresh sushi and hibachi are prepared right before your eyes.

Our signature sushi dishes are artfully blended with daily hand picked fruits & vegetables by our well-trained & experienced Sushi Chefs. Our Hurricane roll, Rock & Roll Special, Crawfish Special, & Red Dragon Roll are just a few of the Specialty rolls that are famous on the island.

Yamato is the perfect place to celebrate a special occasion or even just to enjoy a night out with family & friends!

We can't wait to see you!

The Lo Family & Staff


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Reserve Now: https://www.yamatotx.com/

Phone Number: (409) 744-2742