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Yaga's Tropical Cafe

2314 Strand St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1567
+1 409-762-6676
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“flautas” (15 reviews)
“salad” (61 reviews)
“pizza” (41 reviews)
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American, Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2314 Strand St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1567
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying in Galveston for our anniversary and decided to try a place we had yet to visit for lunch one day. Yaga's was it! It has fun tropical decor, and we were happy to see that there was a television with the Astros...More

Thank longhornjz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So enjoyed the fun, casual atmosphere of this place! Ordered the veggie burger made with eggplant... fresh ingredients and handmade in cafe...grilled and served with sweet potato tots in a super cute mini grill basket! Beautiful mosaic wall surrounds bar inside and dine under sunny...More

Thank Liz E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I took the family here for lunch and highly recommend it. The food was good and the prices were very affordable. I had the burger which was large and fresh and my wife had the turkey club which she said was very delicious. The kids...More

Thank cameronoconnell
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place just did not hit the spot for us. I ordered the fried shrimp po boy & cajun potatoes for my side. The potatoes were really good but the sandwich was literally just fried shrimp, bread, lettuce & tomato (which I asked for no...More

Thank jsto1217
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

We went down to the Strand and walked up and down looking for food choices and settled on Yaga's. We weren't disappointed. On top of awesome prices the food was top notch and the service was outstanding. If you're looking for a good meal in...More

Thank Dallas G
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Delicious coconut shrimp bowl! We had really great food and drinks at this cafe. We had to wait awhile for appetizers and drinks but other than that it was great!

Thank Northerngal15
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Easily one of the most underrated restaurants in Galveston let alone the Strand. Great seafood, burgers, and the Pizza is good as well. The cinnamon chipotle salmon, Jaco taco's, and roasted garlic/ chicken pizza are my personal fav's. Don't be scared to try the daily...More

Thank Fuzz414
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Found this place while shopping on The Strand and it was so good we went back the next day. Pizza's are awesome and so were burgers and shrimp. Good service and fun place.

Thank Beverly M
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Can not beat the location right on the strand in Galveston. Decor is funky and fun. Food is good. Not huge but plenty for the price. Large enough selection of salsa sandwiches and soups to please anyone.

Thank Neil P
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

We had the shrimp po'boy and it was great it had a ton of shrimp on it ! We were full ! The bun it was in was ok just not the greatest so that's why the rating was not higher! It was a fun...More

Thank ftwokc
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.01 km away
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.22 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2314 Strand St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1567
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-762-6676
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