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Fish Tales

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2502 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7956
+1 409-762-8545
Today
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Stopped in for an appetizer and drinks and sat out on the upper deck. Great atmosphere overlooking the pleasure pier and the gulf.

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Galveston Island, Texas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Better seafood on the island 🌴. But tourist love that it's across the street from pleasure pier. Can be a fun day for tourist.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

This is a wonderful place to eat!! You get plenty of food!! It has a great view of the Seawall and the water!! Over all it is a great place!!

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I have been here several times, and there is always a wait. This visit we arrived later, about 2:30pm and was told the wait was 35 minutes or so. We walked over to the bar for an adult beverage, and found a few empty tables. We were able to sit and order our lunch, so we averted the wait. I... More 

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate at Fish Tales before leaving on a cruise out of Galveston. The clam chowder was delicious and shrimp cocktail had 10 large shrimp! The hot rolls and cinnamon butter rounded out the meal with good cocktails and cheerful service. We will be back!

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Peoria, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Our food was very good and our wait staff (Justin) was top notch. He was very attentive. It was our first visit there and will definitely go there again next time in Galveston.

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Robinson, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We stop at this restaurant each time we are in Galveston. Its not the greatest food but its a fun and convenient place to eat. The prices are a bit high during off season. The wait staff are usually always nice and very helpful.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate at Fish Tales many times while in Galveston for a month. Everytime the food was fantastic and the service great. We would not hesitate to go back next time we are in the area. The Shrimp Kisses are the BEST!

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Thank sugboog
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Right across the street from Pleasure Pier. Nice restaurant, clean, and all kinds of great food. Awesome views. 2 story. Free parking when you eat here. After you grub down, you can walk anywhere. Center of Seawall. We will be back.

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Wichita, Kansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had crab cakes, my wife had a shrimp salad, both were excellent. But the best compliment I can give this great restaurant located right across from the seawall is that it's staff was so helpful and accommodating. We sat on the front outside dining area and had a view without peer but with very much of the pier.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2502 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7956
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-762-8545

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