Galveston Island & Surrounding Area

Kendra & Dean

Galveston Island & Surrounding Area

Recommended Restaurants
If you haven’t already noticed from our list below, WE LOVE MEXICAN FOOD! We also love East Indian cuisine but we can’t find any good restaurants in Galveston. It’s very sad. If you find a good one — please let us know.
Best Mexican food (Central Galveston)
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Salsas Mexican Restaurant
4604 Seawall Boulevard
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Best Mexican food (Central Galveston)
Great Mexican food & service (on Broadway in Galveston)
Los Patrones
4901 Broadway Avenue J
Great Mexican food & service (on Broadway in Galveston)
Best Gyros (Central Galveston)
KritiKos Grill
4908 Seawall Boulevard
Best Gyros (Central Galveston)
Best Pizza (Galveston, east end) & large Italian menu
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Mario's Ristorante
2202 61st St
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Best Pizza (Galveston, east end) & large Italian menu
Best Pizza (Galveston, west end)
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Mario's Pizza
13708 FM3005
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Best Pizza (Galveston, west end)
Best Burgers (Downtown Galveston)
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Hubcap Grill
2021 Strand St
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Best Burgers (Downtown Galveston)
Best BBQ (Central Galveston)
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Queen's Bar-B-Que
3428 Stewart Rd
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Best BBQ (Central Galveston)
Great food & views (Galveston, Bayside)
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Fisherman's Wharf
2200 Harborside Dr
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Great food & views (Galveston, Bayside)
Ambience, friendly people, unique food (Downtown Galveston)
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Gypsy Joynt
2711 Market Street
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Ambience, friendly people, unique food (Downtown Galveston)
Ambience, comfort food (Central Galveston)
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Shykatz Cafe & Bakery
1528 Avenue L
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Ambience, comfort food (Central Galveston)
Great breakfast place (Downtown Galveston)
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The Sunflower Bakery & Cafe
512 14th Street
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Great breakfast place (Downtown Galveston)
The place doesn't look open but locals know it is & that it's the best breakfast in town. If you like chicken fried steak you absolutely must try it here. French toast too! So good you don't even need syrup. (Central Galveston)
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Miller's Seawall Grill
1824 Seawall Boulevard
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The place doesn't look open but locals know it is & that it's the best breakfast in town. If you like chicken fried steak you absolutely must try it here. French toast too! So good you don't even need syrup. (Central Galveston)
Best pizza (Downtown Galveston) & super friendly service
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Mama Teresa's Flying Pizza
416 21st St
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Best pizza (Downtown Galveston) & super friendly service
Best Pho (Galveston, west end) & friendly service
Viet Cajun
8910 Seawall Boulevard
Best Pho (Galveston, west end) & friendly service
Best Mexican food (Webster) amazing ambiance
El Tiempo Cantina- Webster
20237 Gulf Freeway
Best Mexican food (Webster) amazing ambiance
Best GOURMET Tacos/Mexican Food (Central Galveston) DELICIOUS!
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Fish Company Taco
1914 23rd St
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Best GOURMET Tacos/Mexican Food (Central Galveston) DELICIOUS!
Best SPICY Mexican food (Central Galveston)
Lupita Tex-Mex Restaurant
2314 45th Street
Best SPICY Mexican food (Central Galveston)
Best Variety & Cleanliness & Service (Downtown Galveston) delicious dishes including vegan/vegetarian options.
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Coastal Grill
1827 Strand St
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Best Variety & Cleanliness & Service (Downtown Galveston) delicious dishes including vegan/vegetarian options.
A stone’s throw away! (Galveston, nearby). Great food, ambience, historic, open to the public. They also have a spa & do ghost tours.
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Galvez Bar & Grill
2024 Seawall Blvd
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A stone’s throw away! (Galveston, nearby). Great food, ambience, historic, open to the public. They also have a spa & do ghost tours.
Must Visit
(Galveston, Seawall)
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Murdochs
2215 Seawall Boulevard
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(Galveston, Seawall)
(Downtown Galveston) The Strand
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La King's Confectionery
2323 Strand Street
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(Downtown Galveston) The Strand
(Galveston, Seawall) $$
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Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier
2501 Seawall Boulevard
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(Galveston, Seawall) $$
(on Broadway in Galveston) $$
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Moody Mansion
2618 Broadway Avenue J
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(on Broadway in Galveston) $$
(Galveston) Aquarium & holiday events $$$
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Moody Gardens
1 Hope Boulevard
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(Galveston) Aquarium & holiday events $$$
Sightseeing
Guided Historic & Ghost Tours $$
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Galveston Experience Company
1522 Seawall Boulevard
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Guided Historic & Ghost Tours $$
Beaches, wildlife viewing, events (you will need a vehicle)
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Galveston Island State Park
14901 Farm to Market 3005
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Beaches, wildlife viewing, events (you will need a vehicle)
(Galveston, far west end) Beaches, 4WD, views (you will need a vehicle & $4 for tolls)
Bluewater Highway
(Galveston, far west end) Beaches, 4WD, views (you will need a vehicle & $4 for tolls)
(Galveston, Bayside) Dolphin Viewing & sightseeing (you will need a vehicle)
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Galveston Ferry Terminal
1000 Ferry Rd
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(Galveston, Bayside) Dolphin Viewing & sightseeing (you will need a vehicle)
(Brazos County) Unbelievable views, alligators & other wildlife, lotus fields, camping (you will need a vehicle) $
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Brazos Bend State Park
21901 FM 762 Road
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(Brazos County) Unbelievable views, alligators & other wildlife, lotus fields, camping (you will need a vehicle) $
(Galveston) tour a ship & submarine (you will need a vehicle) $$
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Seawolf Park
100 Seawolf Park Boulevard
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(Galveston) tour a ship & submarine (you will need a vehicle) $$
(Galveston, Bayside) A tour you take out to a historic concrete ship, dolphin viewing (you will need a vehicle) $$
SS Selma
(Galveston, Bayside) A tour you take out to a historic concrete ship, dolphin viewing (you will need a vehicle) $$
(100 miles offshore Galveston) If anyone figures out how to get there please let us know! $$$$
Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary
(100 miles offshore Galveston) If anyone figures out how to get there please let us know! $$$$
(Texas City) Beaches, beachcombing, views (you will need a vehicle)
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Texas City Dike
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(Texas City) Beaches, beachcombing, views (you will need a vehicle)
(Via Galveston Ferry) (you will need a vehicle)
Fort Travis
(Via Galveston Ferry) (you will need a vehicle)
Dolphins, SS Selma, Galveston History (Galveston, harbor side).
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Historic Harbor Tours and Dolphin Watch
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Dolphins, SS Selma, Galveston History (Galveston, harbor side).
City/town information
(Via Galveston Ferry) Uncrowded beaches, beachcombing, nature (you will need a vehicle)
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Bolivar Peninsula
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(Via Galveston Ferry) Uncrowded beaches, beachcombing, nature (you will need a vehicle)
(Galveston, west end) Uncrowded beaches, beachcombing, sightseeing, restaurants (you will need a vehicle)
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Surfside Beach
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(Galveston, west end) Uncrowded beaches, beachcombing, sightseeing, restaurants (you will need a vehicle)
(Galveston, west end) Uncrowded beaches, beachcombing, views (you will need a vehicle)
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Jamaica Beach
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(Galveston, west end) Uncrowded beaches, beachcombing, views (you will need a vehicle)
Less than 1 hour to downtown. Attractions, restaurants, etc. (you will need a vehicle) $$
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Houston
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Less than 1 hour to downtown. Attractions, restaurants, etc. (you will need a vehicle) $$
Strange & Unusual
The Orange Show (Houston). See it to believe it. Be sure to visit the art park next door (you will need a vehicle) $
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The Orange Show
2402 Munger Street
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The Orange Show (Houston). See it to believe it. Be sure to visit the art park next door (you will need a vehicle) $
(Houston) (you will need a vehicle) $$
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Art Car Museum
140 Heights Boulevard
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(Houston) (you will need a vehicle) $$
(Houston) Be sure to visit The Orange Show next door (you will need a vehicle)
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Smither Park
2402 Munger St
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(Houston) Be sure to visit The Orange Show next door (you will need a vehicle)
(Houston) (you will need a vehicle)
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Graffiti Park
2102 Leeland St
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(Houston) (you will need a vehicle)
(Houston) This used to be a cat cafe & coffeehouse but may be closed due to COVID. Call ahead (you will need a vehicle) $
El Gato Coffeehouse
508 Pecore Street
(Houston) This used to be a cat cafe & coffeehouse but may be closed due to COVID. Call ahead (you will need a vehicle) $
(Downtown Galveston)
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The Witchery
2116 Postoffice Street
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(Downtown Galveston)
(Houston) Temporarily Closed
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The Wilde Collection
1446 Yale St
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(Houston) Temporarily Closed
Fun Things To Do
(Galveston, west end) Find an uncrowded beach & GO FLY A KITE! (you will need a vehicle) $$
Kites Unlimited
8910 Seawall Blvd
(Galveston, west end) Find an uncrowded beach & GO FLY A KITE! (you will need a vehicle) $$
(Central Galveston) Rent a bike & bicycle accessories $$
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Island Bicycle Company
1808 Seawall Blvd
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(Central Galveston) Rent a bike & bicycle accessories $$
(Galveston) Learn to surf $$
C-Sick Surfing Lessons
4300 Seawall Boulevard
(Galveston) Learn to surf $$
(Galveston) Saturday morning yoga on the beach, paddleboard after with SUP & Surf $
The Yoga Haven
2507 Market Street
(Galveston) Saturday morning yoga on the beach, paddleboard after with SUP & Surf $
(Galveston on 61st) Show off on The Seawall with the rest of the cruisers $$$
Galveston Slingshot Rentals
2115 61st St
(Galveston on 61st) Show off on The Seawall with the rest of the cruisers $$$
(Galveston) There's always something interesting to see day or night: from the man who jogs with his dog on his shoulders, to the biker bird & owner, to the amazing hot rods & motorcycles cruising around or parked along the road.
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Seawall Boulevard
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(Galveston) There's always something interesting to see day or night: from the man who jogs with his dog on his shoulders, to the biker bird & owner, to the amazing hot rods & motorcycles cruising around or parked along the road.
Seaglass beachcombing. Access via ferry (you will need a vehicle)
North Stingaree Drive
Seaglass beachcombing. Access via ferry (you will need a vehicle)
Seaglass beachcombing. Access via ferry (you will need a vehicle)
Gilchrist
Seaglass beachcombing. Access via ferry (you will need a vehicle)
Seaglass beachcombing. Access via ferry (you will need a vehicle)
High Island
Seaglass beachcombing. Access via ferry (you will need a vehicle)
(Galveston, west end) Go see a movie in our newly updated theater with reclining seats.
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Galveston PREMIERE 11 West Beach
8902 Seawall Boulevard
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(Galveston, west end) Go see a movie in our newly updated theater with reclining seats.
Food scene
(Galveston, west end) Food Truck Park. Southern Taste: Creole Cuisine Drunken Fish is SO GOOD!
Sea Isle
(Galveston, west end) Food Truck Park. Southern Taste: Creole Cuisine Drunken Fish is SO GOOD!
(Galveston, west end) At the Valero Gas Station on Stewart
7428 Stewart Rd
7428 Stewart Road
(Galveston, west end) At the Valero Gas Station on Stewart