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Gumbo Diner

3602 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-8847
+1 409-769-4232
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“beignets” (140 reviews)
“seafood omelet” (18 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Cafe, Seafood, Diner, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
3602 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-8847
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

So.. we are in Galveston and it's snowing!! We called a couple of places and Gumbo Diner was one of the few places open.. I'm so glad that we came here!! Jerry and Cedric were amazing servers!! They were happy to be there doing their...More

Thank txkimber65
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Gumbo Diner, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your Great Review! We are glad we could accommodate you and your party on such a cold day on the Island! We loved hearing that you were well taken care of and hope to see you next time your in Galveston, snow...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Fantastic food, attentive service, busy with happy customers. Beignets, waffles, eggs rancheros as well as the coffee were great. Special shoutout to Yvonne... perfect waitress.

Thank Lindais
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Gumbo Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you Lindais! Great review! We are so happy you enjoyed your breakfast with us and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a little gem with a great casual dining menu. The shrimp and cheesy grits were delicious. Service was very attentive and the restaurant is clean and tidy. We may need to come back for breakfast. We did not try a restaurant week option...More

Thank LWill2
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Gumbo Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your great review! We are glad you liked the shrimp and cheesy grits and that you were well taken care of. Please come back and try our breakfast!

Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff is much friendlier at the Seawall location. The food was very good. My only suggestion would be to offer a smaller bowl/cup of gumbo. The little daddy is still waaay to much.

Thank Carolyn J
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Gumbo Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your suggestion Carolyn! We are glad you liked the Gumbo and are hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate lunch here for Galveston Restaurant Week because they actually are giving a decent deal. We found that most of the restaurants were not really offering deals. I ordered the chicken and waffles which also came with a salad and dessert for $10. My...More

Thank Scout223
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Gumbo Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello! Thank you for taking the time to write your review! We are so happy you and your husband enjoyed your lunch with us! We are glad everything was kept warm and fresh and we are looking forward to your next visit!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the first place we ate in Galveston. We loved the food! The service was excellent even when the place was packed with people waiting. We asked the waiter questions about the area, and he was very knowledgeable and friendly. He didn't act like...More

Thank awollenberg
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Gumbo Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write your great review! We are so glad you made us your first stop in Galveston and we hope you come back and see us again real soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the smaller portion of their gumbo was HUGE! & very spicy. service was excellent. ambiance was a little like a WAFFLE HOUSE but other than that, great.

Thank Rocknrollheart
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Gumbo Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! We are glad you liked our spicy gumbo and we look forward to seeing you again real soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed this restaurant. Lots of locals and tourists. I had the fried fish sandwich and pecan pie! People all around me had gumbo and one specifically talked about how she loved the flavor of their dark ruix. I don’t eat sausage so I couldn’t...More

Thank octoberhart
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Gumbo Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your great review! We are always glad to hear that our customers have a great experience with us and hope to see you again in the near future!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time visitor after reading some reviews. Imagine my surprise to wait 5 minutes at the bar prior to being greeted. It was 5:30 so I let it go. Ordered a margarita, only to find out they were out of mix because they aren’t popular....More

Thank Tony L
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Gumbo Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your review Tony. We are sorry to hear that our service was not up to our usual standards. We want our customers to enjoy their experience with us, and to make every guest feel comfortable by providing top-notch service. We will bring this...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As i was told you can be called Big Daddy if you eat it all. This is one huge bowl of awesome gumbo. I’m sorry i can’t remember our servers name but a tall blonde who was awesome. I would recommend anyone here in Galveston...More

Thank Matt N
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Gumbo Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the kind review. We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed your gumbo. We hope you can come eat with us again soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3602 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-8847
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-769-4232
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