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The Spot

) #14 of 242 Restaurants in Galveston ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, , Seafood
3204 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7656
+1 409-621-5237
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“waffle fries” (106 reviews)
“burger” (566 reviews)
“onion rings” (128 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
3204 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7656
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a wait in line and order at the counter joint. Find a seat and pick up your food when it is ready. I got a burger - big and good. They have a topping bar to add your own toppings to burgers. They...More

Thank omahajg
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We come every time were here. Only thing I don't like is having to get my food after we order. For the price feel wait staff should bring. Multiple levels to visit. Great place to have a drink and watch the Ocean. Food was good....More

Thank darlynnski
Reviewed 2 days ago

Restaurant was very busy when my wife and I arrived. They were friendly and the food was good. The staff is attentive and is constantly going around to make sure everything is okay. We ate some fish tacos and ordered a Galveston Tiki Wheat beer....More

Thank Jose N
Reviewed 2 days ago

We ate here twice while in Galveston. The fish was not great, but the burgers and butterfly kisses were delicious!

Thank Gwen A
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were there with our grandchildren so we didn't do the bar but the staff with whom I interacted were all very friendly. The food was good and the shimp kisses were amazing. I can understand why they are always busy. If you are going...More

Thank DoubleT213
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a great restaurant will good food at an affordable family price. Set upstairs on the deck and look out at the ocean and view traffic on seawall if you get the chance. Definitely a must-go-to place.

Thank codywilley
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This place has 5 venues in one. The waiter was so energetic and happy. I arrived 30 minutes before they closed. I ordered the spot sampler which was very good. You get a little of everything. I couldn't finish it all. For some reason my...More

Thank Lee S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The Spot is an unusual set up. Ordering the food is a hassle. However it was in a great location with outside seating. The food was delicious and worth the wait. Although, an aroma of garbage scented the area. The staff were friendly and helpful....More

Thank Austin T
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A local recommended this place for a good burger. I ended up having some really good shrimp tacos. Long lines but it moved quickly! Def recommend.

Thank Katie D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We beat the dinner rush so the wait wasn't too long. When you come in, you order your food at the counter, pay and find your seat. Everyone got some variation of their burgers and everyone said they were good. We were all stuffed by...More

Thank parkercpa
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Denise D
What part of the restaurant is wheelchair accessible? is it only the lower floor (no elevator?) and is there an area to dine in a wheelchair with a view of the gulf?
24 May 2016|
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Response from Lauren D | Property representative |
Denise, Everything on the first level is wheelchair accessible. In the main parking lot off seawall blvd, there is a wheelchair accessible ramp to enter the patio that most of our guests use. It is near the handicap parking... More
Had your gumbo yesterday. Was not much better than warmed up thickened chicken soup Vs Roux. If it comes in a can I would not advertise it. If you are making it in your kitchen someone needs to look into this.
16 February 2016|
Response from Lauren D | Property representative |
ML, I am sorry for the late response to your question. We did make the Chicken & Sausage Gumbo as well as the Roux in house. However, since the roux was produced inconsistently, we decided to remove the Gumbo from the menu... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3204 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7656
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-621-5237
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