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Fisherman's Wharf

22 Pier, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1790
+1 409-765-5708
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“shrimp kisses” (106 reviews)
“seafood” (179 reviews)
“crab cakes” (79 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood, Soups, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
22 Pier, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1790
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

While this fishermans wharf is nothing exciting, it has a nice big restaurant, the tall ship museum was closed, and the cruise ship was loading people next door. Traffic was backed up due to people coming to the cruise ship.

Thank Monseyfire
Reviewed 6 days ago

In an era when even passable service is hard to find, this restaurant excelled at giving great service from beginning to end. The food was wonderful. The views were wonderful. It is not a "cheap" restaurant, but not necessarily any pricier than other island seaside...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

E-Jay was the best!!!! He made our vacation in Galveston!!! Great food and service! Thanks !E-Jay deserves a huge raise!!!!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

The service and the food were excellent. The server was knowledgeable about the types of fish on the menu. The red fish was tasty, but there were still a few bones in a small part of the fish. The vegetables and rice served with the...More

Thank A D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here for dinner and the staff were incredibly polite and friendly. They accommodated our request to sit by a window. The view is incredible, right on the water, and also with a good view the ship Elissa, which was intriguing to watch as...More

Thank TiffanyS1017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The top spot for waterside dining and seafood on Galveston Island is easily Fisherman’s Wharf! The Shrimp Kisses are to die for: Shrinp wrapped in bacon and stuffed with Jalapeño Jack Cheese before deep frying. Out of this world!!! Located on Pier 22 next to...More

1  Thank Hey_Joe54
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

BLACKENED SHRIMP QUESO Shrimp, spinach, artichoke hearts, rich cheese sauce, tortilla chips $9.99; LOBSTERMAN’S FONDUE Lobster meat, blue crab & shrimp baked au gratin, Mornay sauce, mozzarella, sourdough bread $23.99 CRAB STUFFED TILAPIA Grilled shrimp, lobster cream sauce, spinach $19.99

Thank basmale
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quick trip to Galveston on Christmas limited us as to choices for a bite for lunch. Fisherman's Wharf was open and we stopped in. A cup of lobster bisque to start was promising but my wife's shrimp scampi was under seasoned and my Captain's choice...More

Thank rc51michael
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really good food, I had the pork chop and my friend had the redfish. It was all outstanding. The service was also very good.

Thank robert77546
Reviewed December 11, 2017 via mobile

I have been to Fisherman’s Wharf many times over the years and enjoyed every time. My recent visit had us seated at the bar. A very delightful experience with the staff so entertaining and pleasant. We ordered seafood and it was the best. I ordered...More

Thank Sippytime
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Rose S
October 31, 2016|
Response from Buddy B | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely you can and it is awesome .. My family had it when we went
Shirley S
April 13, 2016|
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Response from James G | Reviewed this property |
Not to my knowledge and we have been there numerous times in all seasons and all kinds of weather. We have never seen even a "purse" sized dog.
Glenn T
September 16, 2015|
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Response from Helen B | Reviewed this property |
Honestly we've never had steak there. We eat seafood, the Texas toothpicks (thinly sliced onion and jalapeño that is battered and deep fried) and Texas 'tea'. The Texas tea is pretty much a Long island iced tea with the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Scenic view, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids, Bar scene, Large groups
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: 22 Pier, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1790
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-765-5708
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