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Shrimp & Stuff Restaurant

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39th Blvd & O Ave, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-6689
+1 409-763-2805
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10:30 - 20:30
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Sun - Thu 10:30 - 20:30
Fri - Sat 10:30 - 21:30
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My fiancé and I ate at the downtown location the night before our cruise. We started off with the crab balls and they were wonderful ! Perfect deep fried crispy crab goodness. And we decided to share the Fried shrimp platter and we wanted to get it blackened. Now this was my mistake but I thought the shrimp would be... More 

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Thank Lauren W
Milwaukee
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51 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

A local suggested this place, we went to the original over in a residential area, not the one downtown. Nice place, nothing fancy at all. Service was good, you order at a counter and pick up when they buzz you. They sure have a lot of seating! I liked their gumbo, not too spicy. We both had the fish tacos,... More 

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Thank Anthony H
Texas City, Texas
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I'm a seafood lover and The experience I had in this restaurant was really great. I enjoyed the shrimps, they were really fresh and well coocked. I appreciate it, thanks!

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Elsa S, General Manager at Shrimp & Stuff Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for the positive feedback, we always strive to make every guest as happy as you! More 

Fort Walton Beach, Florida
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I stopped in for lunch today..had the popcorn shrimp meal. 3 huspuppies inc. And 2 sides as well. Next time I am getting the catfish plate. Saw that today. omg..looked so yummm..2nd visit here

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Thank suzz61
Elsa S, General Manager at Shrimp & Stuff Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you so much! We look forward to seeing you again and again :) More 

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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We decided to take the advice of the Trip Advisor reviews and eat lunch here. AND I am glad we did. We had the create your own platter, shrimp and crab balls and my son had the crab cake po boy. All of it was wonderful! We sat on the outdoor patio and was joined by local birds, but it... More 

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Thank Belinda S
Elsa S, General Manager at Shrimp & Stuff Restaurant, responded to this review

Happy you enjoyed dining with us :) More 

Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Loved that this place is off the beaten path. Parking was easy, unlike many fancy sea wall spots. Catfish was tasty. Onion rings were crispy perfection. The hush puppies were savory with a bite. And the spicy potatoes were no joke. Seriously spicy. Even the chicken strip Poboy was tasty. No frozen chicken here. Homemade simple but tasty, though seafood... More 

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Ponca City, Oklahoma
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of great dishes. Specials many days of the week. Great staff. Love eating in the "garden". Not close to the Gulf but still went several times.

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Thank AnM_Morriss
Austin, United States
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Hands down, a Galveston Favorite! Portion are big. Freshness always. The best Poboys on the island. I love their fried shrimp and they make a great tartar sauce. A a beer and it becomes a great Sunday Afternoon!

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Thank Ron B
San Marcos, Texas
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166 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A friend recommended eating here. Went on a very cold Saturday in Galveston so not too overcrowded. Shrimp and fish are their specialty. I had fried catfish, boiled potatoes, salad, and hush puppies. It was a lot of food and could have made a second meal. My husband ate shrimp and said it was delicious.

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Thank NancyS2
Nacogdoches, United States
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Little out of the way from Moody Gardens but worth it, super service great food and well priced. You order at the counter and then find a seat, room for 6 was easy to find.

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Thank John L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 20:30
Monday
10:30 - 20:30
Tuesday
10:30 - 20:30
Wednesday
10:30 - 20:30
Thursday
10:30 - 20:30
Friday
10:30 - 21:30
Saturday
10:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39th Blvd & O Ave, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-6689
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-763-2805
Description
Shrimp 'N Stuff Restaurant opened in 1976 and quickly became known as "the place where the locals love to eat." In these past 38 years we have had many guests visiting our fine city from across the U.S. who tell us they wished they had found Shrimp 'N Stuff the first day they arrived and assured us they will be back several times before they leave Galveston.

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