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Gumbo Diner

3602 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-8847
+1 409-769-4232
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“beignets” (150 reviews)
“seafood omelet” (19 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Cafe, Seafood, Diner, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
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LOCATION
3602 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-8847
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1 - 10 of 564 reviews

Reviewed today via mobile

Stopped for beignets for breakfast. Came back for lunch - fried oysters! They were SO good! Large and wonderful flavor! Reasonably priced. Staff was friendly and atmosphere was warm and fun. We’ll be back!

Thank kcboyzmom3
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Charlene was our waitress and did a great job!! Great place for breakfast, haven't tried anything else yet.

Thank kimbogalveston
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Gumbo Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We are glad to hear that, and we hope that you will come by again soon.

Reviewed 5 days ago

We discovered Gumbo Diner last year for great gumbo. We came back for breakfast--great breakfast. This year we had breakfast there twice. Love it!

Thank lindasmith1947
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Gumbo Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

That's great to hear Linda. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The chicken fried steak was incredible! Real beef and melts in your mouth! The steam vegetables on the side were excellent! Great price! Great service!

Thank Richard C
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Gumbo Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you, Richard! We appreciate the high praise, and we are very glad you enjoyed your visit with us! We hope you will join us again real soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped on a whim after I read they had beignets and was completely surprised at how good they were, large sized and prepared right then and there...better than my New Orleans experiences!!

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

Thank you for your review! We appreciate the high praise and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

It is good Louisiana food. Nice to have all of those southern foods available, especially if you're a misplaced Louisiana person come down here to Galveston, as they love to make special treats for that taste of home.

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

We're happy that we can make you feel a little less homesick Judith. We hope that you will come by again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Right in the strip is this little gem. The gumbo was good. The service was great. The Mirmosa was delicious. The meals were prepared quickly. The atmosphere was relaxed. Music was playing. If I can recall, it was the genre blues. The entire time at...More

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

That is great to hear. We hope that you will come kick back with us again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A tiny diner packed with some of the best Louisiana style cooking outside of New Orleans. Friendly staff, quick service. I will warn you that it is popular and getting a table for a family is tricky.

Thank Ljones4400
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Gumbo Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write us! We are very happy you enjoyed your visist and we hope to see you again real soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stopped by for brunch one weekend in the middle of June while visiting the island. We ordered a small beignet to share and each of us ordered our own entree. It was a lot of food, all of it was well...More

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

We are glad to hear it Sara. We hope that you will come again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fried pickles were great! Beer on tap and mimosas (little more orange that champagne) and blood Mary’s (much better) Shrimp po-boy was great! Fries were a little soggy. Gumbo (chicken and sausage) was very good!

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

Thank you for the review Tommy, we hope that you'll come again soon!

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Response from octoberhart | Reviewed this property |
I posted all the pages of the menu in the photos I posted with my review which are still available to view on Trip Advisor.
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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, Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children
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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