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Gumbo Diner

3602 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-8847
+1 409-769-4232
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“beignets” (140 reviews)
“seafood omelet” (19 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM 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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1 - 10 of 542 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Quick, friendly service. Good gumbo - a little pricey, but worth the cost. Big parking lot behind the restaurant. We will return.

Thank Donna E
KarlaGRG, Front Office Manager at Gumbo Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review, Donna. We are happy you enjoyed the food and service, and we look forward to your next visit!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was slightly disappointed after reading good reviews for this place. Food was OK but not as good as I was hoping for. I had the Huevos Rancheros and my wife had the spinach omelet.More

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

Thank you, for taking the time to submit a review and give us your feedback. Glad to hear you and your wife joined us for breakfast but we're disappointed to hear that we didn't meet your expectations. If you'd like to discuss further and let...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Gumbo Diner At the suggestion of Trip Advisor readers, we visited Gumbo Diner, voted #1 for breakfast. Problem – we went for lunch. We had the shrimp and grits and a Cesar salad. The salad was OK but the shrimp and grits was an awful...More

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

Thank you Diane, for taking the time to submit a review and give us your feed back. We strive for excellence in both food and service so we're disappointed to hear that our popular shrimp & grits dish did not meet your expectations. We're also...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Parking was challenging just after 11 for lunch. I wish we had come for breakfast. My son tried to all day breakfast pancakes-holy cow they were huge! The beignets were also very good. Shrimp was just ok, same with chicken. Go for breakfast.

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

Thank you for your review. We appreciate you taking the time, and we are happy you and your son enjoyed your visist with us! Come back and see us!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So glad the crab shack had an hour wait time! We were seated immediately here. Excellent staff, service, food was top notch. Waiter had perfect timing. Always on top of everything! Fried oysters and shrimp and catfish platter was unforgettable. Will defiantly be our restaurant...More

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

Thank you, Machelle, for your 5-star review! We are very happy you enjoyed the food and service, and we look forward to your next visit!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here on our way home. Wanted breakfast. Didn’t have to wait too long even though they were super busy. We all enjoyed our food. Everything came out hot and fresh! The pancakes were huge and we were able to get a plate of...More

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

Thank you so much, for the great rating! We're so glad you enjoyed your breakfast with us and we look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had the opportunity to visit this restaurant and I love it, the waitress she was very friendly and we order our appetizers and our dinner and everything came with no complains nor problems, we had to comeback another day because my daughter she wanted...More

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

Thank you so much for the excellent review! We appreciate your kind words and recommendation! We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I came in today and were basically ignored. We ordered our appetizer, drinks and meal once we were ready. The appetizer and drinks came out fine but slowly we realized that we were of no concern to the staff. We watched table...More

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

Thank you, Jack, for taking the time to submit a review and give us your valuable feedback. We expect great things from our staff and what you have described does not sound like the stellar service we know we are capable of providing. We certainly...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Everything from the Bloody Mary to the fried shrimp.was AMAZING! This place will not disappoint. I will most definitely be coming back next time. Po boys will be next.

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

Thank you for the great review, Joni! We are very happy to here you enjoyed your meal. We look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A small place on the Seawall, could easily be overlooked, but a family member had done her research and found this place. Don't let the looks fool you. Very good food, good service.

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

Hi Ronald, Thank you for the wonderful review. We are very happy to hear you enjoyed you meal with us. We hope you come 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, Local cuisine, Kids
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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