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Waterman Seafood Grill

14302 Stewart Rd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554-7712
+1 409-632-0233
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good27%
  • Average22%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp kisses” (15 reviews)
“seafood” (16 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
14302 Stewart Rd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554-7712
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1 - 10 of 209 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We used to love to sit at Waterman's and watch the sunset in the evening over the west bay. That's the one thing that helps us tolerate their very high prices. However, our visit on Sun the 17th was about as bad as we've had...More

1  Thank Bill H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Prepared to get ripped off. Charged us a mandatory :"gratuity" for a table of 6 adults, 2 children (both under 6 who split one kid's meal) and two infants under one who ate and drank nothing from the establishment. Not family friendly.. Much better value...More

1  Thank Nancy F
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

We walk in and there's a strange smell. Ok let's try it anyway. The food was good, the bisque was great. But the atmosphere was awful. There was a party of 19 at the table next to us. They were very loud. The food was...More

1  Thank rjetbe
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Went to restaurant with reservations with two other couples and our kids. We were seated immediately as it was not full. We received our drinks 30 minutes later, appetizers 1 hour 30 after we arrived, and our meals 2 hours after arrival. One meal didn't...More

2  Thank TCU89
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We keep coming back here because the food is excellent (but expensive) and the wait staff are generally very good, but the management is rude and inhospitably. We were here twice this week. The first time, we called twice during the day to confirm our...More

2  Thank D T
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We keep coming back here because the food is excellent (but expensive) and the wait staff are generally very good, but the management is rude and inhospitably. We were here twice this week. The first time, we called twice during the day to confirm our...More

Thank D T
Reviewed 13 June 2017

This place was recommended by a local fisherman. Well worth the visit to a locals favorite! My scampi was over the top, but we both agreed that the dinner rolls were over the top!!! We'll return!

Thank emgTX
Reviewed 3 June 2017

We dined there last night with 4 other friends. The best asset that they have is the view of amazing sunsets which we enjoyed. We live a minute away so we went there for convenience and not to get into traffic on a Friday night....More

3  Thank PhilD614
Reviewed 2 June 2017

The view is nice and the food is good--if you can ever get it! The last few times we were there, slow, ,inept service.But they were trying. Some New help, This time was worse. None of the staff had been there more than 5 days...More

Thank Kay M
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Five adults went to Waterman's for a weekend lunch (they have very limited days for lunches) and all left happy. The weather was nice and we had tables on the deck looking out towards the bay but well shaded from the Texas sun. Several different...More

Thank Bluebonnet2009
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Response from FRED W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry Am not sure of your question about "dog friendly" I went to this restaurant with a friend for dinner and honestly did not notice any dogs. I'm sure if it were a service animal it would be welcomed, but aside from... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 21:00
Thursday
16:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14302 Stewart Rd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554-7712
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-632-0233
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