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Aquarium Restaurant

#11 Kemah Boardwalk, Kemah, TX 77565
+1 281-334-9010
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good27%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“seafood” (30 reviews)
“bruschetta” (6 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
#11 Kemah Boardwalk, Kemah, TX 77565
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The experience was great and the atmosphere was awesome. The food was tasty a day well worth the price. Over all great experience and recommend to anyone.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank jbshelton1985
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Supper with hubby on a Tuesday night, no problem getting a table and able to watch the fish in the aquarium. We ordered sautéed snapper and broiled seafood medley. Rice was very salty, vegetables were barely warm. The fish was fresh & flavors were good....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Janice998
Reviewed 1 week ago

The wife and I were on vacation and had forgotten that it was New Year's eve when we went to the Kemah Aquarium Restaurant. There was a wait to be seated, but it was worth the wait. I had a platter of fried fish and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Rob P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food is OK for the price but the view is absolutely great. Also, this place is great for families. My 3 year old loved the life fishes.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank dmitrys351
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is all under-the-sea themed. Very Disney-ish. So great with kids, even though we didn’t have any with us. The seafood was really great. Service had some challenges... waiter was a long time coming back around and we had to prod to get waters,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank PSU1023
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are big aquarium restaurant’s fans either at Kemah or downtown Houston. Food is super good, fresh and tasty. The aquarium walls will keep your kiddos entertained for hours. very kid friendly restaurant. Service is fast in taking order, refill drinks and bring bread, but...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Nada N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been going to this location for the past 15 years and this will probably be the last time I come here. The hostess was rude as soon as my family walked in, first thing she says that it will be awhile until we were...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank nadiadenka
Reviewed 3 December 2018

Kemah is the playground of the upper Gulf Coast and Galveston Bay, a marina mooring for vessels from Maine to the Caribbean, a waterside promenade for visitors and locals who want some salt air and the vision of yachts and cigarette boats and dinghies, an...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank BillyPilgrim615
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

This was a unique restaurant that made me feel like I was under the sea. The atmosphere was fun with an underwater style decor and a large fish tank in the middle of the restaurant. The food was good, but not great. We enjoyed the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank PAMELAS310
Reviewed 5 November 2018

We were staying locally to visit the space centre and needed somewhere to eat. We decided on the Aquarium as the best of the least inviting places on the Kemah boardwalk. I have to say the aquariums are very impressive. The place was basically empty,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank PBPG
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19 July 2018|
Response from JoInTexas | Reviewed this property |
We were there for Easter Brunch with our family of 16 and did not use the bar. Therefore, I do not know. Sorry.
11 February 2018|
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Response from sanniebonny | Reviewed this property |
No, you don’t have to pay to get on the boardwalk or any ride to eat here. Just walk in and enjoy yourself.
Nallely R
4 January 2018|
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Response from BobFuldauer | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: #11 Kemah Boardwalk, Kemah, TX 77565
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Kemah
  • Phone Number: +1 281-334-9010
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Dive into food and fun at the Aquarium Restaurant, located at the Kemah Boardwalk! Your underwater adventure begins as you are seated around a 50,000-gallon aquarium tank, home to a wide variety of fish, sharks, stingrays and more! Make a splash with deliciously fresh seafood, steak, chicken and decadent desserts all served in an unbelievable underwater setting. Visit our Stingray Reef, where you can touch and feed these amazing creatures! Customized birthday parties, special events, educational programs and tours are available. Plan a visit to the Aquarium today!
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