Welcome to Gaido’s Seafood Restaurant!

Gaidos-Restaurant-in-GalvestonFrom 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.

Committed to providing fresh seafood from the Gulf and around the world, Gaido’s peels shrimp, shucks oyster and filets fish fresh and by hand. Every meal, from the signature Wade Watkins’ bisque to the succulent Fresh Fish with Lump Topping, is prepared with old time simplicity and attention to detail.

It’s all waiting for you at Historic Gaido’s Seafood Restaurant.  For more information please visit

Rainforest Cafe Galveston

Rainforest-Cafe-GalvestonA Wild Place to Shop and Eat

Our menu features an array of delicious items and tropical treats, from mouthwatering appetizers and exotic salads to creative entrées such as pastas, burgers, seafood, steaks and chicken. End your journey with the out-of-this-world Sparkling Volcano dessert. Kids age 10 and under can also enjoy enticing entrées from our exciting kids’ menu.  Visit for further details or call (409) 744-6000.  Rainforest Cafe is located at 5310 Seawall Boulevard and the only place in Galveston where you can eat a volcano.

Stuttgarden Tavern On the Strand

Stuttgarden Pub in Galveston
2110 Strand St
Galveston, Texas
Call (409) 497-4972

Cafe Michael Burger

Cafe-Michael-Burger2Best Burgers on Galveston Island

Located on Seawall (FM3005) across from Woody’s Sports Bar and West Beach.

Olympia Grill – Pier 21

Olympia Grill Pier 21


Located at:
100 21st Street
Galveston, TX 77550
(409) 765-0021

Family and Pet Friendly!  We love this place.



La King’s

2323 Strand

Not just a soda fountain, ice cream parlor, or candy factory.  This place is fit for a King and an attractive magnet for all ages.

Fish Tails

One Bite and You’ll Be Hooked!

Break away from the beach and enjoy fresh, wholesome fare on the most popular beachfront balcony on the Seawall in Galveston. Fish Tales specializes in seafood straight from the Gulf of Mexico, as well as pastas, steaks, salads and more. Start off your meal with our famous Shrimp Kisses – bacon-wrapped and stuffed with jalapeno Jack cheese. Then savor Galveston seafood by trying one of our signature dishes like Fresh Catch Redfish, Fried Shrimp, Blackened Stuffed Catfish Etouffée, Succulent Snow Crab Legs or Buccaneer Baby Back Ribs.

Yaga’s Cafe

yagasNothing says island dining quite like Yaga’s Cafe! Located in Galveston’s Historic Strand Distrcit, Yaga’s features a wide variety of great daily lunch and dinner items and fantastic chef specials.

Be sure to check out our show schedule for the weekend’s live entertainment line ups and make your plans for tropical fun in downtown Galveston at Yaga’s Cafe!

Shearn’s Restaurant in Moody Gardens

Shearns-Restaurant-in-Moody-GardensShearn’s Seafood and Prime Steaks Restaurant is Galveston’s finest restaurant unsurpassed both in cuisine and service with an upscale ambiance.  Local Galvestonians flock to this Island oasis to enjoy the signature dishes of Urs Schmid including his Shrimp Dejong and Lobster Bisque.  Open Tuesday through Saturday for Dinner. Dressy casual attire required. No jeans, shorts or tank tops.  Shearn’s Lounge is the perfect setting for afternoon and evening cocktails surrounded by truly spectacular views of the stunning Pyramids of Moody Gardens and the sunsets over Galveston Bay. Open Tuesday through Sunday in the afternoons. Dressy casual attire.  For more info and to view Shearn’s menu, please visit

Café in the Park at Moody Gardens

The-Terrace-Restaurant-in-Moody-GardensFilled with tropical plants, hand painted murals, hand painted stained ceilings and magnificent butterflies, The Terrace Restaurant was designed to literally “bring the outdoors within.” Specialties include fresh seafood dishes, delightful salads and wonderful homemade soups and the best Shrimp Gumbo in Galveston.  Located on the lobby level and open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Casual attire. Throughout the year there are various special holiday buffets offered: Easter, Thanksgiving and Christmas.  For more information and to download The Terrace Restaurant Menu, please visit