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1528 Avenue L, corner of 16th street and Avenue L, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-6020
+1 409-770-0500
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Diner, American, Cafe, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1528 Avenue L, corner of 16th street and Avenue L, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-6020
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Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

An island favorite. The restaurant was recommended to us by several residents and it was delicious. Lots of choices, large portions and reasonable prices. You order at counter, food is brought to your table. Self serve on drinks too. The biscuits and gravy and the...More

Thank Steve G
Reviewed December 28, 2017

Renovated house turned restaurant. Breakfast is good, also offer lunch. The dessert look amazing, will be back to try those!

Thank Nancie L
Reviewed December 20, 2017 via mobile

From Galveston to Lake Conroe (there is a Shykatz at Thousand Trails on Lake Conroe), visit and enjoy some scrumptious, wonderful food. My husband and I had the wonderful chicken pot pie, with a large very good salad and a drink for $10. The food...More

Thank lakelady924
Reviewed November 27, 2017

Met friends for lunch on a weekday. Comfort food. My husband enjoyed his generous frito pie. I had an excellent chicken wrap, one of best ever. We took coffee cake for next morning. Husband had the blueberry, and I had cinnamon. Old fashioned heavy cake,...More

Thank stardust1229
Reviewed November 26, 2017 via mobile

I can easily say that this is probably the best breakfast I have ever had. I had the berries and cream French toast, super delicious. The whipped cream I believe was homemade and was very yummy. The French toast are amazing. The Scrambled eggs with...More

Thank Scarlett M
Reviewed November 9, 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is "off the beaten path", but WELL worth the trip! They offer homemade baked goods, fresh baked breads, and cook every order TO ORDER! I had their combo platter of pancakes, eggs and sausage. ShyKatz take on the dish: the sausage is crumbled...More

Reviewed September 29, 2017

Great atmosphere and very good food. Service ranges from good to excellent. It's a must stop, especially for breakfast when we're on the island.

Thank RoyalsHawk
Reviewed September 19, 2017

This place has long been a favorite since they opened. Cute stuff on the walls. Excellent food. Incredible bakery. My newest review gives them a poor rating due to the fact that the last few times I have eaten there, the service has been really...More

Thank S H
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

After reading all the positive reviews on trip advisor for this out-of-the-way restaurant, I thought I would try it out. What a disappointment: I ordered the toasted cheese sandwich with tomato and a coffee. The toasted cheese sandwich was the worst I have ever had...More

Thank zenr0bert
Reviewed August 31, 2017

They have a fried PB&J that I heard was very good. I didn't try it, but I would love to next time I go. Most things on the menu were yummy comfort food, but the fried PB&J stood out.

Thank Sheila V
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June 13, 2017|
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Response from Shykatz | Property representative |
I am sorry this is such a late response. We didnt have access to this account, but we wanted to respond anyway for anyone else wondering. No, I am afraid we are not a nut free restaurant. Many of our recipes do include... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1528 Avenue L, corner of 16th street and Avenue L, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-6020
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-770-0500
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