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Fish Tales

2502 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7956
+1 409-762-8545
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good33%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp kisses” (79 reviews)
“seafood” (116 reviews)
“clam chowder” (13 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2502 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7956
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I ordered crab legs and the did not appear to be very fresh or meaty. We were with a group of 26 and no one was overly impressed with their meal.

Thank Arlene F
Reviewed yesterday

A group of around 50 was here for a family reunion meal. Fish Tales hosted us in a private room and gave us great service. The food was good and the staff was great.

Thank jillandbilly
Reviewed 2 days ago

Food was okay. The service was good. It just seemed like a fast food restaurant. It was different years ago, It was better more home cooked items. The food now seems like it's all frozen and then cooked. I could be wrong that just how...More

Thank Ron S
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were not planning on going here, but the other restaurant closed at 9 and would not let us in. We really didn't know where to go until another couple said the were going to Fish Tales. We followed and had a great experience. I...More

Thank Michael N
Reviewed 6 days ago

The food was delicious but pricey. The waitstaff were friendly and efficient. There is a nice view of pleasure pier and the gulf

Thank kathymckee
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place sits on a corner across from the sea wall and the Pleasure Pier. They have balcony seating outside which is nice if it's 80 degrees outside, otherwise I'd opt for an inside table.

Thank 205jessies
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This location is perfect to view the beach and the Pleasure Pier. The food was good. Service was good. I felt the prices were a little high, but you're paying for the atmosphere as well as the food. We sat inside, because last time we...More

Thank 691vickin
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was not bad, little expensive but most of the restaurants are in this area. You do have pleasure pier in front of this place which sucks but the rest is okay.

Thank dgcollins975
Reviewed 1 week ago

The location is perfect with a beautiful view of the Gulf of Mexico from second floor balcony. The food was okaybut the breeze from the ocean seemed to make everything seem better. I had the Gumbo and it was good but not great and everyone...More

Thank johneU9218WT
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the worst place I have ever been we made it at 7 to eat called a head and they did not get us in until 8 this place sucks for sure

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Questions & Answers
Louise M
20 July 2017|
Response from Louise M |
Vegetarian friendly
Juanita R
14 March 2017|
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Response from Jean E | Reviewed this property |
We were there on a weekend evening and as far as I know no buffet was offered at that time.
30 January 2017|
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Response from Pauline A | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure,
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2502 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7956
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-762-8545
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