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Shrimp & Stuff Restaurant

39th Blvd & O Ave, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-6689
+1 409-763-2805
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“crab balls” (116 reviews)
“hush puppies” (139 reviews)
“catfish” (106 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 20:30All hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
39th Blvd & O Ave, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-6689
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very good, but not great, casual gulf coast seafood. Fast service. Been open a long time. I think it used to be better but still worth a visit.

Thank Jhfischer2
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Family of 7 on a Tuesday night. Short line to order at counter. Plenty of seating. Ordered: coconut shrimp, boiled shrimp, shrimp kisses (cheese and bacon wrapped), chicken fried steak po boy, chicken strips x 3. Meals come with hush puppies that have a bit...More

Thank omahajg
Reviewed 2 days ago

Been here a couple times in our visits to Galveston, love me a good fried seafood basket. Nothing revolutionary besides a nice local seafood house that offers some good fried catch. Love their house remoulade as well. Got fried shrimp, oysters, and fires.

Thank rsbeckett
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Close proximity and many referrals led me here. Food was delivered quickly. Presentation is a bit lacking but the food was excellent. Lots of fried food on the menu. Reasonable prices. Will return

Thank tbakernp
Reviewed 3 days ago

Our family of 3 ate here on a packed Saturday night. Everything we had was delicious. Gumbo, boudin, shrimp po-boy & fried catfish was fantastic. We were worried we'd be underdressed with our wet pool hair & shorts/t-shirt. We fit right in. This isn't a...More

Thank sfa1996
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited Shrimp & Stuff restaurant from a friends recommendation and walked away happy! Great atmosphere and just a local spot. Nothing fancy but the food is good. The fried shrimp didn't blow me away but was really good. Now, the fish and shrimp tacos...More

Thank foote410
Reviewed 6 days ago

We've been regular vacationers at Galveston Island since the late 80's and this was our first time dining here. Our party of eight for dinner on a Sunday included four adults and four children. The kids were typical of hungry children, eagerly chowing down on...More

Thank William W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great shrimp, I wish they had some beers on tap. They do have some of the basic American beers avalabe by bottle or cans.

Thank champ396
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is always one of our first stops in Galveston! The food's good, the atmosphere is casual and it just makes you feel like you're on the island. Be sure and try the cold crab.

Thank Donnita F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff here a friendly. The atmosphere outside is very pleasant while the interior could use a little updating... My husband actually said "they need to change the colors in there, it just looks drpressing". The food was cooked very well, and was really quite...More

Thank Melissa L
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you have an open buffet lunch ?
3 February 2017|
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Response from Katrina P | Reviewed this property |
This is an "order at the counter" establishment.
Amy L
Do they offer free wi-fi?
29 July 2016|
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Response from Elsa S | Property representative |
Hi, Amy, Yes, they do!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39th Blvd & O Ave, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-6689
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-763-2805
  • E-mail
Shrimp 'N Stuff Restaurant opened in 1976 and quickly became known as "the place where the locals love to eat." In these past 38 years we have had many guests visiting our fine city from across the U.S. who tell us they wished they had found Shrimp 'N Stuff the first day they arrived and assured us they will be back several times before they leave Galveston.
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