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Fish Tales

2502 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7956
+1 409-762-8545
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good33%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“shrimp kisses” (80 reviews)
“seafood” (122 reviews)
“clam chowder” (15 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
2502 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7956
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We always eat here when we visit Galveston. The food is always great and service is excellent!!! We had a large party and they got us seated quickly!! Appetizers were excellent as well as all the food!!! Definitely will be back!!!

Thank nspeyrer
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate at FishTales during 2018 restaurant week. The Shrimp Wraps were awesome and the Potato Soup was good also. My husband had the Bourbon Street Pasta and it was to die for. I had the Fish Tacos and they were also very good. They...More

Thank Marita
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant has a variety of choices. The food wasn't bad. Across from the pier. Very convince the. Front desk staff wasnt great but bar staff and manager's were very friendly.

Thank missvaliant
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Views from the top deck are amazing. However certain dishes are hit or miss. I would read the reviews on here to decide what to order

1  Thank Seenamon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here on Christmas Day it was really good. The service was good t0, considering they had to work on Christmas. There was 11 in our party. Everyone enjoyed their food. Good atmosphere.

Thank Paula L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited with friends. Clam chowder was wonderful, chicken sandwiches for our non seafood eaters weren't too great. Fried fish/shrimp was excellent choice. Those of us that ordered seafood were impressed. The 3 that ordered chicken not so much. I understand it is a seafood establishment,...More

Thank TBeck2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I stopped in here because it was near our hotel and looked sorta charming. We were told to go upstairs to the bar, and the hostess there had fallen asleep at her station, and slept through our finding a table. We ordered...More

1  Thank MarkCharney
Reviewed December 12, 2017 via mobile

We were excited to eat at a local restaurant.......😞what a disappointment. The food was mediocre and the drinks were watered down. This place is definitely a tourist trap.....my steak was dry and no flavor, and the other 5 dishes we had were only half eaten......the...More

1  Thank cubsandbroncos
Reviewed December 11, 2017

Was hoping to find a good fish place on our visit to Galveston. This is not the place. It’s just your average beach location, that was probably really good at one time. However now with its worn look, and lack of enthusiasm hostess, you can...More

1  Thank water44
Reviewed December 9, 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend, the food was great and the service was even better! We had the pleasure of having Alyona has our waitress! She recommended the shrimp kisses for an appetizer and it was DELISH! She was out standing!

Thank Anne-Marie L
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Louise M
July 20, 2017|
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Response from jackie03072017 | Reviewed this property |
A lot of seafood
Juanita R
March 14, 2017|
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Response from jerrymiles | Reviewed this property |
no buffet
January 30, 2017|
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Response from Pauline A | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure,
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2502 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7956
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-762-8545
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