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Star Drug Store

510 23rd St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1906
+1 409-766-7719
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“sandwiches” (21 reviews)
“grits” (15 reviews)
“rueben” (4 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
510 23rd St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1906
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Reviews (306)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very cute place with a lot of atmosphere. Staff was very friendly and attentive. Had lunch and was not impressed. The food was Sams and just reworked. Hamburgers and philly steak sandwich were straight of the shelf. Would go back and try there milkshakes. But...More

Thank Lance L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A nice break from beach and sea wall. The kids had a good time and ate lunch. Good burger and very good ice cream sandwich

Thank Lee D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great lunch and soda fountain. we love it and will return. great sandwiches and salads.we like the half sandwich and salad side. It's perfect.

Thank trudi d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped in here mid afternoon because we spotted the retro look and sign, because we love retro things. We had milkshakes that were fabulous, loved sitting at the counter, and the service was prompt and friendly. This place also serves regular food and has...More

Thank katie77iris
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went for breakfast. It was good, nothing overly special. The service was good, quick, and the place is cute. Need to go back to try lunch...

Thank erin844
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visit Star every year when we go to Galveston. We have always been on a Sunday morning and recommend getting there when they open so that you can get seated right away. The restaurant is really neat and the food is great. Very close...More

Thank StephOliver17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had one hour to find a place to eat before we boarded our Carnival Fun Ship. I told my group that we should just drive through a place and eat on the go. I'm so glad we didn't do that. We turned the corner...More

Thank RosaDaniels
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We tried to go to this place because of the great reviews. Attempted breakfast on a late Sunday morning and didn't want to wait. It was packed! Went back on Monday morning and got in with no problem. The place was busy but not packed...More

Thank PreferToNotSay
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had lunch here on vacation recently. Waitress was very nice. Great frappes. Food was very good. An experience. Would definitely go there again

Thank Deb Hyde L
Reviewed 11 May 2017

We went to the Star Drugstore and stepped back into history! It's charming and quaint and quite a treat. The food is good. Not necessarily the best breakfast we've ever had but quite good. What we found at Star was a feeling we were sitting...More

Thank Cindy M
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
where does one park near this restaurant
15 January 2017|
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Response from bjcTx | Reviewed this property |
Lots of street parking. No problem.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 510 23rd St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1906
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-766-7719
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