While you’re gallivanting around Galveston, chances are good that you’ll need to stop and eat at some point. Whether you’re a foodie or just looking for something to eat, we’ve put together a list of the greatest restaurants in Galveston. Check out our list below for places to eat in Galveston during your vacation! Below, we’ve compiled a brief guide to some of Galveston’s best restaurants. We hope you find this information helpful during your stay!

Black Pearl Oyster Bar

A local favorite, this Galveston dining destination specializes in all things oyster, though entrées like blackened snapper, crab-stuffed flounder, fried catfish, and crawfish po’boys will win you over, too.

Rudy & Paco

For a fancy night out, this high-end Central and South American-influenced steakhouse and seafood restaurant is the place to go. Try the plantain-crusted Gulf red snapper or the mango habanero grilled salmon. Stick to the dress code if you’re going for dinner; shorts are only allowed at lunch and at the bar.

Gypsy Joynt

A hidden gem of Galveston dining, Gypsy Joynt offers American fare done well, from burgers and sandwiches to gourmet mac and cheese and all manner of pastries.

Shrimp ‘N Stuff

As delicious as it is inexpensive, Shrimp ‘N Stuff is where you go to gorge yourself on seafood po’boys, stuffed shrimp, fish tacos, and buckets of beer.

Gaido’s Seafood Restaurant

Serving Galveston and famous figures since 1911, this fine dining restaurant specializes in a decadent seafood cuisine.

Mosquito Café

Nestled inside of a historic home from the 1850s, Mosquito Café specializes in Asian-inspired bowls, curried ahi tuna, and steak tacos, with a variety of options for vegetarians.

Little Daddy’s Gumbo Bar

This gumbo joint serves up gumbo and etouffee alongside cioppino and other kettle-cooked stews, as well as po’boys, steamed mussels, and salads.

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