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The Tremont Cafe

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2300 Ship Mechanic Row St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550
+1 409-763-0300
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Texas
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

needed a quick bite after my drive from Austin so swung into the lobby restaurant. my winderful Filipina hostess had one of those famous luscious smiles and life was better!!! restaurant is counter service and comfortable, good selection of drinks and beers, food was very nice, well prepared and presented.

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Thank texastraveller77
Galveston, Texas
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

You can have a drink on the roof of the Tremont and see all of Galveston and listen to their music (not live, but excellent selections)

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Thank dgroves11
Salt Lake City
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38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

We had lunch at the cafe while staying in the hotel. The food was delicious and the staff were very helpful. The flatbread was very good as well as the soup and cheese sandwich.

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Thank lexigirl99
Northborough, Massachusetts
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138 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

This $30 breakfast lasted us the entire day, so although wildly overpriced, it was both lunch and breakfast, so who am I to complain? It was very tasty, too, with Starbucks coffee.

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Thank Ellen C
Houston, Texas
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60 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Quaint place in the Tremont House Hotel. Mostly sandwiches or things that can be heated in the microwave. There are better places for a good lunch nearby.

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Thank Solosailorgirl
Singapore, Singapore
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144 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Good sandwiches, decent menu. Not sure it's worth going out of the way for, except maybe just to view the Texas-sized cinnamon roll--which I thought was a cake. Manager said only one person has finished it all, to her knowledge. And I guess they've removed the body....

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Thank TawnyaSingapore
Rio Dulce Guatemala
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53 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Right next to reception is the Cafe which has a very pleasant atmosphere and two computers for guest use as well as wifi. All the meals I had I enjoyed and felt the selection was very good and priced reasonably, especially the soups.

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Thank iingua
United States
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

We had the egg croissant and the quiche with fresh fruit. Both were wonderful. The price was a little hiigh but we splurged on the convenience. Also had the Starbucks later on that day.

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Thank Sandra P
Lake Jackson, Texas
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

Three of us had a late dinner here on 9/22. Although we arrived 10 minutes before closing, the staff was very attentive and did not rush us. The chicken pot pie and spicy chicken wrap were tasty and fairly priced.

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Thank 668shellye
Galveston, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

My trip to the rooftop was so enjoyable. My server Claire was so nice and outgoing, and Daniel was very time efficient with making drinks. They also provided complimentary trail mix that was the perfect snack with the drinks. I would recommend this place to anyone, and will definitely visit again.

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Thank ameliamcamis

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2300 Ship Mechanic Row St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-763-0300

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