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Star Drug Store

510 23rd St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1906
+1 409-766-7719
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“pancakes” (28 reviews)
“sandwiches” (22 reviews)
“rueben” (4 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
510 23rd St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1906
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent breakfast in Downtown Galveston in the Historic Star Drug Store, awesome experience. History all around. Sat at the counter. Great service and hot coffee. Very attentive servers even for a Saturday morning, just as they opened for the day during the Lone Star Rally.

Thank J Michael M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed it here! The prices were great as was the food. The only off putting thing was that when we wlked in they tried to turn us away because They had no open tables. Ive never seen a restaurant not offer to let...More

Thank Jill E
Reviewed 1 week ago

We rolled into Galveston and checked into our hotel(Hotel Galvez-on the Seawall). We asked for a local lunch venue and they suggested Star Drug Store. It is located downtown in a historic district. The buildings and atmosphere are rich with history. It had a great...More

Thank craigweyer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Maybe we went at a bad time but I was not impressed. I loved the history of the place & it reminded me of my youth eating in drug stores in my town. No one greeted us at the door, we sat down & ask...More

Thank Sheilafrasher
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First, let me say that I appreciate Star's efforts to keep this historic counter running. Since it was near our hotel in the historic part of town, we thought we'd try it out. It is what you would expect from an old diner. The sandwiches...More

Thank WayneBrock
Reviewed October 11, 2017

Quick trip back to a 40’s soda shop. The food was average all-American fare, and the single waitstaff was sadly overworked. Never less, it was a fun and nostalgic morning.

Thank Julia Z
Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

Amazing. My husband had breakfast and I had brunch. the food was amazing and the service was wonderful the atmosphere brought back child hood memories of an old drug store feel. I would definitely recommend to anyone

Thank Duane-Edie P
Reviewed August 22, 2017

Thick bacon, perfectly fried eggs, creamy grits, and fluffy sweet pancakes. Excellent coffee. Fresh OJ. Served fast and hot! Cooked right in front of you! How can breakfast bet any better!?

Thank WMiller86
Reviewed August 17, 2017

This is not a Five Star local; it's better! The really good breakfast, the cheese sandwich the way your mother made it; THIS is Star Drug. The way it was when you were a kid.Even better, because you can get it today!

Thank Ezlife71
Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

When you look on trip advisor concerning this restaurant it is cheap eats section on here. The food was a member bowl it was soggy the burger didn't even smelled like it was good I would not recommend this place for eating but their shakes...More

Thank Melissa G
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batcitytraveler
January 15, 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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Monday
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturday
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
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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