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ShyKatZ

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1528 Avenue L, corner of 16th street and Avenue L, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-6020
+1 409-770-0500
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galveston, texas
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This tiny little place offers home cooked cuisine, the staff is so friendly...blow off the menu and go straight to deserts. Sweet atmosphere with down home food.

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Thank marcy_hanson
North Augusta, South Carolina
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58 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Stopped here one morning for breakfast as we were leaving Galveston, and really glad we did! The food was great (I had huevos rancheros, my significant other had pastry and fruit, and we both had lots of good coffee.) and the setting was very entertaining...many signs and prints on the wall. Servers were very friendly, down to earth and helpful.... More 

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1 Thank drmlvr
Kathryne K, General Manager at ShyKatZ, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your time with us! Can't wait to see you again! Happy New Year♡ More 

Waxahachie, Texas
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

We went here because it was under "cheap eats" and it showed those awesome cinnamon rolls and people said the breakfast was good. When we got there we were told they don't make cinnamon rolls anymore. Also there is no service, you must order at a window and get your own drinks and such. So maybe that is why they... More 

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Thank Ss1959
Rapid City, South Dakota
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89 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

We visited midweek in October so there was no line. Food was yummy and the decor was cute. It was a little off the heaten path.

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Thank DakotaRose_24
Kathryne K, General Manager at ShyKatZ, responded to this review

We are so grateful to you and thank you for you More 

Austin, Texas
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35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

The most outstanding breakfast on the island, hands down! If you think your momma is a great cook, you would think she was in the kitchen of this restaurant! Lunch here was also a plus! Cat motiq/shabby chic decor, mix-matched chairs and tables. Plain-jane red brick building on the outside, hard to tell there is a restaurant here. Don't let... More 

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1 Thank DoubleM2
Kathryne K, General Manager at ShyKatZ, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your time with us! Can't wait to see you again! Happy New Year♡ More 

arkansas
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35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

ShyKatz is a quirky local place that serves an amazing breakfast. The décor is eclectic and the menu is large. You can get the traditional kind of eggs, bacon and hashbrown breakfast or go with something or go for a breakfast burrito or sandwich. We will definitely visit again.

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Thank arkansas73
Kathryne K, General Manager at ShyKatZ, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your time with us! Can't wait to see you again! Happy New Year♡ More 

Pearland, Texas, United States
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31 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Kats club and French club sandwich, regular and sweet potato fries.wait good food quality great atmosphere and portion size great. Desserts are awesome will return

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Thank Roland W T
Kathryne K, General Manager at ShyKatZ, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your time with us! Can't wait to see you again! Happy New Year♡ More 

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44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

1.2.3 Breakfast is delicious and filling. Be prepared to wait because it's not a fast place, but definitely worth the wait. Staff is friendly, but you will not have a waiter. Pay at the counter and someone delivers the order to your table. If you love dessert....this is your place. Plenty to pick from and all homemade.

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Thank JOVILLARREAL
Galveston, Texas
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27 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Busy place, had lunch, sandwich was OK, no waitress, order at counter, not built on quickness, cute signs on the walls.

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Thank dgroves11
Magnolia TX
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

This is a home converted to restaurant. All the tables and chairs do NOT match but give a homey feel to the place. Had BLT, burgers and Philly steak sandwich which were all good. No one hurry you to leave and looked like the local people went there a lot.

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Thank winks_wife

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Cuisine
Diner, American, Cafe, International
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
07:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 15:00
Thursday
07:00 - 15:00
Friday
07:00 - 15:00
Saturday
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1528 Avenue L, corner of 16th street and Avenue L, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-6020
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-770-0500

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?