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Mosquito Cafe

628 14th St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-5004
+1 409-763-1010
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
628 14th St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-5004
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Reviewed 5 days ago

While on a girls weekend getaway, we visited Mosquito Cafe for dinner. We all got something different and shared. Nothing was disappointing. The Macaroni Schnitzel was great. Very unique. Ask for their $10 bottle of wine special. It is not advertised but it was a...More

Thank Therese C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is awesome. We will often drive an hour out of the way when we visit Houston just to come here bc my husband likes it so much. Highly recommended.

Thank Matanitravels
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here for early dinner after touring the Moody Mansion and running around town. Very friendly. Easy going atmosphere. Great food and great service! I had the shrimp sliders which were excellent! My friend and I split a slice of chocolate cake which was...More

Thank vveltman
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant serves fantastic food. I had a benedict dish that was served on a savory scone. It was just wonderful. The only negative I could possibly say is that you have to get up to get your own drinks and the restaurant is very...More

Thank Debbie L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Top breakfast. Place order at the counter. I highly recommend ‚The Betsy‘: croissant, poached eggs, sauce hollandaise – yummy. Loved it. We went there before they opened, which was a good idea. 15 minutes later we would have already waited in a line. No wonder...More

Thank cibiem
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We've eaten here many times while in Galveston. The service is excellent and the food is very good. We have always been served quickly and the prices are reasonable. I like coming here because they can handle large or small groups and don't seem to...More

Thank jld4243
Reviewed 15 October 2017

This was a great find after eating overpriced dross for days. Food is delicious,service pretty friendly and prices are reasonable. Get away from Seawall boulevard and go here. Michael, Nottingham.

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Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

I had read on Trip Advisor to always have a cup of their made from scratch soup - definitely have the soup. We had corn chowder and it was fabulous! The restaurant sparkles clean from the time you walk in the door until you exit...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

You have to go here. Menu options are unique. Went on recommendation of local friends and it was spot on! Our orders were turkey divinity, island slammer, kid's grilled cheese and lemon cake. Holy smokes. Wonderful. Even the sides were different than the norm. Definitely...More

1  Thank Caronltaylor
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

My family was in Galveston visiting the different architecture of the old city and the residential area when we chance upon this pretty cafe. The choices of food is varied and enough for us to make a quick decision of what we wanted beside the...More

Thank Selinatan
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Questions & Answers
3 August 2017|
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Response from gpricepkftexas | Reviewed this property |
No reservations. Order at counter take a seat.
Jennifer R
24 July 2016|
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Response from Roger H | Reviewed this property |
When we were there in March, there wasn't a play area for kids. Just indoor seating and a patio outside in the back for seating as well.
26 June 2016|
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Response from TexanKansan | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There were several dogs on the patio. They provided water in a bowl for the dogs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 628 14th St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-5004
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-763-1010
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