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Shipwreck Grill

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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
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206 E Villa Maria Rd, Bryan, TX 77801-3149
+1 979-823-7447
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Magnolia, Texas
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff was friendly and attentive but the food was just average. I have a cup of gumbo and my husband and I shared a seafood platter.

Thank AggiemomTx
DFW area
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fishdaddy's is much MUCH better, cleaner, and even somewhat less expensive. We went to Shipwreck just for the fun of it, and completely regretted it. Another reviewer said the odor of the restaurant was off putting (and should have been his first clue). I thought he meant something like their cleaning products, but what we smelled was old fish. Sadly,... More 

Thank TXAuntieMame
College Station, Texas
Level Contributor
23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

I love this place. I usually come for the oysters which have always been great then a shrimp diablo. I have never been disappointed at the quality, food and service.

Thank Professor0007
Level Contributor
18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

We had their awesome maroon salads with roasted corn added and shipwreck sauce. Hush puppies were great too! Warm black beans on the salad were an added treat! Sitting outside with great service! Super date time and yummy healthy lunch!

Thank Nyoung486
Level Contributor
32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

The title says it. Shipwreck Grill has great food and won't cost too much. The service was great. The ladies were very attentive. We went on a Monday so we got 75 cent oysters, which is cheap anywhere. The atmosphere was laid back and the decor was really nice (it's Aggieland so expect some A&M stuff). The drinks were not... More 

Thank Brndn87
Dallas, Texas
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84 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Used to be a favorite, but food quality has really gone down. Had fish tacos that were so runny that could not eat with hands - had to eat with fork and spoon. Went back 2 weeks later and had the fish basket and was more disappointed. The fish was heavily crusted with an even heavier dose of salt. I... More 

Thank ALH972
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

First time eating fish tacos for me. Perfect for a light lunch and the margarita was good too. Service from wait staff was fast and friendly.

Thank Jeanette M
Houston, Texas
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75 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

We visit the Bryan area at least twice a month and try new restaurants each month. This restaurant was chosen based on Trip Advisor reviews. Lunch prices range between $7-15. While service was very prompt and our order was delivered quickly, the food was a big disappointment. The appetizer of Shrimp Diablo was either previously cooked and simply rewarmed or... More 

Thank HouTexGal
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186 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

Drove by and decided to stop on a whim, and we were so glad we did. They had inside and patio dining. The place was crowded but had plenty of seating. The servers handled big sections, but we're very attentive. The food was very good. We had red beans and rice, grilled fish tacos and blackened tilapia. The food came... More 

Thank LJ K
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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88 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

We love to go to Shipwreck when in town because of the family owned atmosphere and always enthusiasm of the wait staff. Food is consistently excellent.

Thank Janice J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 206 E Villa Maria Rd, Bryan, TX 77801-3149
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Bryan
  • Phone Number: +1 979-823-7447
Opened in 2009 I believe, neighborhood bar and grill. Oysters, cajun crawdads, e'touffee, shrimp, blackened fish tacos and their own signature Shipwreck sauce. Great atmosphere and owners who are on site and friendly. We love this place and would love to write the first review if you agree to list it.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?