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Fisherman's Wharf

22 Pier, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1790
+1 409-765-5708
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“shrimp kisses” (104 reviews)
“seafood” (156 reviews)
“shrimp combo” (17 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
22 Pier, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1790
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

I'm not much of a seafood person. But this place was recommended by a friend. So we decided we would try it out. The outdoor eating area was perfect. We got to see the dolphins, seagulls and watch all the harbor activity while we enjoyed...More

Thank Stephanie A
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

My husband is a fan of the show, Big Fish, which is based out of Galveston. He was excited to visit Katie's and the wharf when he heard that our family reunion was going to take place in Galveston, Texas. Yes, it smells like fish...More

Thank Marie-Claire B
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Great food just like 1984 when I lived here full time. Seating much better. Good still great. Really glad it still exist.

Thank M777777777
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Such a charming place. Absolutely worth a visit. Food was very good and the service too. Be aware of the prices, it is expensive. We ate catch of the day, so that may be the reason. We enjoyed our visit, and would recommend it.

Thank Benedicte S
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Great view, great atmosphere, pretty good food, and a Tall Ship next door. To avoid a wait, and because it was very windy, we chose to eat inside, with a view of the Tall Ship Elissa. The fried oysters were excellent and the fried stuffed...More

Thank Ellen C
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Nice location but staff was not very friendly. My wife ordered the crab cake which was burnt on the bottom. Took awhile for the waitress to return to tell her, they made her a new one which took 20 minutes. By then I was done...More

Thank bryans422016
Reviewed 20 October 2016

My wife and I had lunch out on the patio. Service was excellent and the waiter attentive without being a pest. Great selection of fresh seafood. I had the fried oysters and they were excellent, small, and perfectly prepared. My wife had a very tasty...More

Thank JimH88011
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Our waiter was nice. Atmosphere pleasant. Bread stale, plastic glasses looked dirty, entree average.

Thank Cathy M
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped in to check the place out for lunch and they had happy hour going so we sat outside by the bay. They had a pretty extensive happy our menu with a log of choices for bites and pretty good cocktail menu as well....More

Thank fyrwalker1515
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I had lunch there and all I can say is WOW! Fresh seafood straight from the water! Their lobster bisque is to die for! My husband ordered the snapper and was delicious! There cocktails are generous and if you sit at the...More

Thank WenLeeWard
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Rose S
30 October 2016|
Response from Buddy B | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely you can and it is awesome .. My family had it when we went
Shirley S
12 April 2016|
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Response from James G | Reviewed this property |
Not to my knowledge and we have been there numerous times in all seasons and all kinds of weather. We have never seen even a "purse" sized dog.
Glenn T
16 September 2015|
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Response from Helen B | Reviewed this property |
Honestly we've never had steak there. We eat seafood, the Texas toothpicks (thinly sliced onion and jalapeño that is battered and deep fried) and Texas 'tea'. The Texas tea is pretty much a Long island iced tea with the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Pier, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1790
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-765-5708
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