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Saltwater Grill

2017 Post Office St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-2021
+1 409-762-3474
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
2017 Post Office St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-2021
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1 - 10 of 409 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed the decor of the place. This would be the place to be in the summertime. They serve sandwiches and has a little bar. Staff was very nice.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank DortD
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Saltwater Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're glad to hear that you enjoyed it. We hope that you will dine with us again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a vibrant setting and the presentation of the dishes was perfect. The restaurant does have had floors and brick walls so it can get a bit noisy. However, the delicious food and great staff will make it woirk a few repeated sentences!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank DocWillis
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Saltwater Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're glad to hear that you enjoyed your overall experience, despite the noise. We hope that you will dine with us again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The grouper in sesame/soy broth with box choy was simply outstanding. All the sides and salads were equally excellent. I love this place - hard to beat!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank funlonghorn
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Saltwater Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're glad that you enjoyed everything. We hope that you will dine with us again soon.

Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

I went with a group of 28 and cannot complain about the service or the venue, or but prices are high. We were served some very crispy bread while waiting for our meals, but I don’t think that made up for $30 for scallops which...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 2littletime2seeitall
Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile

What a great place great food and wonderful service. You won’t regret eating at this restaurant. We will definitely be back when in Galveston.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank markjW3922RK
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Saltwater Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2018

We are glad to hear that Mark. We will look forward to your next visit to the Island.

Reviewed 28 November 2018

Food is awesome. We have tried it all! The atmosphere is casual, service is professional and I'm sure you'll enjoy. Park in the pay lot adjacent to the building. It takes credit cards.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MMGFisher
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Saltwater Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

That is great to hear, thank you. We hope that you will come by again soon.

Reviewed 7 November 2018

Excellent Happy Hour Menu. Great food and service. Local establishment located on Post Office street.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Captd2014
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Saltwater Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

We are happy to hear that you enjoyed it, and we hope that you will dine with us again soon.

Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Went here for our anniversary. Great food great staff. Had an amazing time everything was cooked and seasoned well. Lobster bisque had nice big chunks of lobster. Shrimp and grits was to die for nice big fresh shrimp. My wife had the scallops and shrimp...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Rob B
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Saltwater Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

Thank you Rob for the wonderful review! We are happy you and your wife enjoyed your dinner with us, and hope you had a very happy anniversary!

Reviewed 7 October 2018

The place had pretty good reviews, not sure why. The back of the restaurant smelled vaguely of sewage, the tables are way to close together... to the point that the wait staff kept bumping my chair as they passed by, the shrimp cocktail appetizer was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Donna D
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Saltwater Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Donna, we appreciate you taking the time to submit a review. We value our diners' input and would like to discuss the details with you. Please contact us at your earliest convenience. - Karla, karla@galvestonrestaurantgroup.com

Reviewed 2 October 2018

Dinner was great. The service is excellent. It is a little noisy in there and can get warm with the door continually opening.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank dxander
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Saltwater Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

We are so happy that we helped make your anniversary a little more special and we hope that you will have many more happy years together Donna. We also hope that you will choose to dine with us again sometime soon.

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Response from susan m | Reviewed this property |
great question! I was there during a prefix menu,it is called Restaurant week and things are set in stone that week in Galveston.All restaurants taking part in the event have prefix. I had a question about a similar... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 80
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2017 Post Office St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-2021
    (21st Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-762-3474
Description
The Saltwater Grill is located just steps away from The Grand 1894 Opera House. Featuring an array of tantalizing fresh-from-the-grill and fresh-from-the-kettle seafood specialties, Saltwater Grill is in a class of its own when it comes to quality and attention to detail.
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