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1528 Avenue L, corner of 16th street and Avenue L, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-6020
+1 409-770-0500
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“french toast” (38 reviews)
“ham” (13 reviews)
“sandwich” (22 reviews)
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Diner, American, Cafe, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1528 Avenue L, corner of 16th street and Avenue L, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-6020
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is amazing. Best biscuits and gravy I’ve ever had in my life. Cookies were delicious and I wish I would have tried the cake. Breakfast was phenomenal!

Thank Emhover
Kathryne K, General Manager at ShyKatZ, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for dining with us. We appreciate your sharing your visit. See you next time♡

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a wonderful lunch here, the chicken salad sandwich was amazing, and the staff didn’t seem to mind that our large group showed up just an hour before they closed. Loved the selection of homemade cakes :-)

Thank MyrtleAlice
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had lunch here on a Saturday afternoon. I had the Philly Cheese Steak with fries. It was really good. In fact, I thought it was better than the one I had in Philly. My husband had the El Nino Burger. He...More

Thank Scout223
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was decent. Prices decent. Husbands Pawpas breakfast was enjoyed by him. My french toast was more like cinnamon bread with a side of syrup, no egg or at least that is how it tasted. Eggs were good. Potatoes good. Probably wouldn’t eat there again but...More

Thank Alexandria E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice local joint with friendly staff and good food. Buttermilk pancakes, fresh biscuits and the Hurricane (egg sandwich on rye) made the trip so worthwhile.

Thank hikergirl70
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

This is nothing to write home about, good or bad. Building is clean and average. Quite religious. The service was a little slow but it was lunch time. I waited about five minutes for them to assist the couple in front of me. The employees...More

Thank wheniwhoop
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Friendly staff, great food! The desserts are amazing. We both had the breakfast burrito- it was delicious and very unusual. I chose the house red chili version and hubby had his smothered in country gravy. We met a local couple who made some great recommendations...More

Thank Susan C
Kathryne K, General Manager at ShyKatZ, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2018

Thank you♡ see ya next time!

Reviewed 7 May 2018

My wife and I ate breakfast here and loved it. It's a neighborhood eatery tucked away a bit off the beaten path in a rather nondescript brick building on a corner location. Very friendly staff. Look at their menu and then order at the cash...More

Thank Gary W
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

We had a very nice meal here. The breakfast burrito was very good. My wife had the quesadillas and biscuits and gravy. Filling. Everyone was very friendly.

Thank Climb14ers
Kathryne K, General Manager at ShyKatZ, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Thank you for visiting us♡ see ya next time!

Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

ShyKatZ is always our choice for breakfast in Galveston. The food, service and atmosphere are all second to none. I have never left there unsatisfied and will come back anytime I am in Galveston!

Thank Jack H
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13 June 2017|
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Response from Shykatz | Property representative |
I am sorry this is such a late response. We didnt have access to this account, but we wanted to respond anyway for anyone else wondering. No, I am afraid we are not a nut free restaurant. Many of our recipes do include... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1528 Avenue L, corner of 16th street and Avenue L, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-6020
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-770-0500
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