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Sonny's Place

1206 19th St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-4702
+1 409-763-9602
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“muffaletta” (32 reviews)
“spaghetti” (10 reviews)
“sandwich” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
1206 19th St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-4702
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Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Wanted good chili, this was the place. Then could not resist an oyster mug. Always a good choice in Galveston.

Thank galvez_chucke1
Reviewed 14 October 2016

we ate here a week ago.we each had grandmas spaghetti yum! family friendly restaurant with real good food.would highly recommend

Thank Glenn W
Reviewed 12 October 2016

The food is good and service is as friendly as it gets, but it isn't the fastest place in town. It has been a hidden treasure and hangout for the locals and UTMB students for decades. Im not sure how they get the beer so...More

Thank Robert K
Reviewed 28 September 2016

There are several items that show how the bar is a local hangout and it has a nice atmosphere. The food on the other hand is awful. I have gotten better food from McDonald's on a bad day. The wait took forever and it seemed...More

1  Thank EFAH
Reviewed 12 September 2016

This old restaurant and bar is a hidden gem. they have one of the best old fashioned burgers I have had in a long time. this place is so good that in time I believe as people find out about it will be hard to...More

Thank Robbie A
Reviewed 8 September 2016

If you want an old fashioned burger and fries then this is the place for you. Nothing fancy at all, just simple service and delicious food! Lots of pictures on the walls from old Galveston and a little bit of mustard entertainment for newbies. Highly...More

Thank FratherGeorge
Reviewed 6 September 2016

You just feel like you are in an old town diner! Very attentive staff and the food is so good - lots of home cooking!

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Read reviews on TA, had to stop by with a buddy for a few beers and lunch. Both of us had Jalepeno Cheese Burgers and fries, off the hook old style flattop cooked patties with nice local veggies. Good flavor, plenty juicy. Double cooked fries...More

Thank jmac1013
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Wow!!! I grew up in Houston, going down to Galveston all my life. Moved ro Dallas, read an artcle about this restuarant. I have never heard of this place. So, we thought why not! WOW!!! I am so glad we did! Service is outstanding, food...More

Thank Otravelers
Reviewed 31 July 2016

The hamburgers are good and also liked the muffuletta. Cant wait to go back and try the 'Artery Clogger'. Not a place for salads and no veggies on the menu but they have a pool table & shuffle board. Furniture is outdated but unique for...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1206 19th St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-4702
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-763-9602
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