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Shrimp & Stuff Restaurant

3901 Avenue O, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-6689
+1 409-763-2805
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“hush puppies” (146 reviews)
“crab balls” (125 reviews)
“catfish” (115 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.All hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
3901 Avenue O, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-6689
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I both enjoyed the great food and friendly staff in this Galveston restaurant. This is another restaurant that many locals will recommend. We had grilled shrimp and vegetables, and it was excellent! Be sure to check this place out for a lunch...More

Thank Debra P
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a really cool neighborhood restaurant that looks like a local favorite and is a must try in Galveston. We went for lunch. They have a huge board with just about any kind of seafood you can think of. They also had a lunch...More

1  Thank Rowlett9105
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a local restaurant with great food! The service is good and the food is serviced quickly. I had the coconut shrimp and catfish combo plate! The fish was fantastic and shrimp is always good. The fried tilapia was also very good. Final thought,...More

Thank Steven P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great fresh shrimp in a casual atmosphere. So good we have gone twice on this trip. This is where the locals eat.

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place to get po'boys. We shared a cat fish po'boy and it was great. My husband also had the gumbo, which he said was terrific. Friendly service.

Thank NJLady561
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a long day of playing in The Gulf of Mexico, we stumbled upon this treasure of a restaurant. My two sons were

Thank TeamCortez
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was beyond amazing. Everything we ordered was amazing. Service was very fast and friendly. Very reasonable priced. Would recommend this place!!!

Thank rtfi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great, casual seafood restaurant for locals and tourists. At one time, it was rated among the top ten restaurants in Galveston. They have very good fried shrimp, but for me, their catfish is the best!! A nice variety to choose from on...More

Thank RustyH228
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They say that the location of a restaurant is critical to success. This place doesn’t support that rule. You don’t accidentally drive by it, and it isn’t near the tourist areas. The exterior isn’t grand, and the name isn’t exactly inspiring. It is just good...More

Thank Flaco_Risco
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was with friends and I'd never had "mud bugs" before and they had the little critters deep fried. With a nice beer they were excellent and would surly have them again. Casual and relaxed environment.

Thank FRED W
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Ashley B
18 January 2018|
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Response from Ron C | Reviewed this property |
There is a rear entrance that would allow for wheelchair access.
Janet S
1 July 2017|
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Response from Donnita F | Reviewed this property |
I believe they use soy but I would advise you to call ahead to confirm.
3 February 2017|
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Response from Katrina P | Reviewed this property |
This is an "order at the counter" establishment.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3901 Avenue O, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-6689
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-763-2805
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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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