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Float

) #116 of 236 Restaurants in Galveston ₹, American, Bar, Seafood
2828 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7745
+1 409-765-7946
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good22%
  • Average24%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible5%
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“nachos” (7 reviews)
“burrito” (7 reviews)
“pool bar” (8 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
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2828 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7745
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is usually busy during good, hot weather. The food is mediocre, and I think the drinks are too, but the pool bar concept bumps it up from 3 stars to 4.

Thank KS1019
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Float is a great place to visit in the summertime with cold beverages and swimming to cool off. The staff are always friendly and prompt with service.

Thank pennytrump
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Place sits right on the strip of all the resort hotels. It's super cool because they have 3 levels of seating and daily specials plus happy hour specials each day. Coolest part is they have a pool Smack dan in the middle of the place....More

Thank jadaSpecialKiss
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice place to sit and watch the sea while enjoying our lunch. Grouper Tacos were delicious. Limited menu.

Thank HLMatt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our waitress was amazing! So, sweet and quick to update us on our order. The kitchen was ridiculous and we waited almost an hour for our food. Food was great! When we cashed out though, we were billed incorrectly but they did fix it without...More

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Thank D B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We spent Easter Sunday in Galveston. The pool with the pub makes it different. The pool size was not big. They have food, beverages, TV and music. It's a typical bar and pub atmosphere. The have a 2nd floor outside to seat down, relax and...More

Thank ckfrndshrdr
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Sarah Ann our waitress and the kitchen staff really went above and beyond. We arrived about 9 p.m. when the kitchen is closing and they brought out wonderful fish and shrimp tacos on sale for Taco Tuesday. Margaritas we're also on special. Spent around $15...More

Thank sassyhavingfun
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Good place to stop for an outdoor lunch, prices are reasonable and the food is good. you can sit inside or outside.

Thank TroyL_13
Reviewed 27 December 2016

While on our holiday's in Galveston. We our always looting for something new to try. We were driving down the Sea Wall looking for a restaurant for lunch. They do have some free parking which was great. This is a casual restaurant. I ordered the...More

Thank Brenda s
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Neat idea to have a pool in the middle of the restaurant right across the street from the beach. The nachos were good, the shrimp fajita salad didn't have much taste and the tortilla soup was lukewarm and inedible. Service was terrible. We stopped by...More

Thank PhatCatz
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marci w
Can we bring our kids ages 11-14?
19 July 2016|
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Response from CoachA68 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. I believe so, if it is before 10pm.
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Jennfromtx
Is this place 21 and up only?
26 May 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff, Television
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 02:00
Monday
11:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 02:00
Thursday
11:00 - 02:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2828 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7745
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-765-7946
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