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Fish Tales

2502 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7956
+1 409-762-8545
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good33%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“shrimp” (148 reviews)
“seafood” (118 reviews)
“ice cream” (51 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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2502 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7956
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We decided to try Fish Tales on a beautiful sunny day in Galveston. The appeal of second story dining option drew us in so we could watch the beach action. There was a slight wait for balcony seating so we opted for the bar for...More

Thank Hey_Joe54
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is our first time visiting Galveston. We decided to have dinner here because it looked so popular and it had better secured parking across the street from Pleasure Pier. Parking was $10, but can be validated at Fish Tales or at the pier if...More

Thank Boatwhisperer
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Been to this restaurant several times. There is a great choice on the menu. Staff were helpful and friendly. Suggest that you book during the high season as they get very busy. There is a choice of seating. Ie inside outside inside upstairs and outside....More

Thank Denise H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We live on the Island and stopped for an appetizer and drink. The peel and eat shrimp was near perfect and some of the best I've had - it is better than I can make. When I asked about how it was prepped the manager...More

Thank DanHohnbaum
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fish Tales is a must whenever we go to Galveston. Had an early dinner with a friend and we had the pleasure of having Ross as our server. A true asset! Attentive, friendly and knowledgeable. Great job!!

Thank traveltheworld54321
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the oysters and peel and eat shrimp for an appetizer and they were good. My husband had the redfish and he said it was cooked perfectly. I had the broiled combo and everything was very good. It was nice to be offered vegetables...More

Thank jss0693
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The service was very good when we dined at lunch, but there was nothing exceptional about the food. Pretty standard shrimp PO boy and fish tacos. They were generous with their servings

Thank 401hollyw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A really nice experience for myself, my wife, and our teenage son. The food was delicious. The dinner rolls were so tasty they could have been a dessert all by themselves. Our shrimp dishes were all cooked perfectly, and were seasoned perfectly. Call ahead, they...More

Thank Peter d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We all enjoyed our meal here - there were 7 of us...adults and kids. Our server was great, and the kids really enjoyed the ice cream bar! I would recommend this for sure!

Thank Sal150
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was in Galveston for spring break with my kids and fiancé. I had a craving for crawfish and was disappointed in the other restaurant I tried the day before, so when I saw Fish Tales had a 5.99 a pound special on Tuesdays I...More

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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
Bar scene, Scenic view, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
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 - 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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