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Gumbo Diner

3602 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-8847
+1 409-769-4232
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
American, Cafe, Seafood, Diner, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
3602 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-8847
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Reviewed 1 week ago

On Seawall Booulevard across from the beach, a longtime favorite of ours, Great gumbo, huge portion, reasonably priced and expertly prepared, My wife had daily special of enchiladas - also huge portion at a reasonable price and she really liked it, A small place, quick...More

Thank fingerda
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Gumbo Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for the great review! We love hearing about our diners' experiences and are glad you enjoyed your visit with us. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We finally decided to drop in and give this place a try. The food was very good but there was a little room for improvement. I had the chicken and sasauge gumbo which was excellent. There is no way one person can eat the large...More

Thank Calmday
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Gumbo Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to submit a review and leave us your feedback. We're glad you enjoyed your visit with us and we'll certainly pass your comments along to the appropriate staff. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gumbo was good and massive in portions. Split the small one OmG it was a lot. We also noticed a guy from Dallas with a cooler picking up gumbo to take home. That says ALOT. Ate there twice, once for breakfast and once just for...More

Thank Louis B
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Gumbo Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much, Louis, for the great review and for sharing the details of your visit. We're glad you enjoyed your meals with us and we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thankfully, the best aspect of this place is the food. Dark flavorful gumbos, the smaller portion is very generous. Served steaming hot, which we like. My husband really enjoyed his chicken sausage gumbo. However, my seafood gumbo, was supposed to have crab and shrimp. The...More

Thank stardust1229
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Gumbo Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to submit a review and leave us your feedback. We strive for excellence in both food and service and we appreciate our diners' input. I will certainly pass this along to the appropriate staff. We hope you'll come see...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went in to eat at the restaurant at about 7:30pm. Waitress took our order and we waited and waited for about 30 minutes. Finally the waitress came back and said she forgot to place our order, then she ask “what did you want”? So finally...More

Thank darrel45
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Gumbo Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you, Darrel, for taking the time to submit a review and leave us your feedback. We appreciate our diners' input and are disappointed to hear of the service issue you mention. We appreciate you bringing it to our attention. Please contact me at your...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very quaint little diner with great service and delicious food. We were a little sad to be too early for lunch at 1145 but definitely enjoyed our breakfast dishes.

1  Thank Marie P
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Gumbo Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much, Marie, for the excellent review. So glad you enjoyed your breakfast with us and hope to see you back in for lunch!

Reviewed 10 November 2017

I have driven past this place thousands of times before I decided to stop on night. It had plenty of vacant tables for it's size, even though it was during the world series. I ordered what had to be the largest burger on the menu,...More

Thank Steven M
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Gumbo Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much, Steven, for the great review! So glad you stopped in and enjoyed our Hangover Burger! Definitely a good choice! We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for a coffee. Shared an order of beignets and an order of bread pudding. The coffee was truck stop variety, nothing special. We had arrived from New Orleans the day before and didn't have a chance to get some beignets there. I don't...More

Thank Laurel M
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Gumbo Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much, Laurel, for taking the time to submit a review and give us some feedback. So glad to hear you enjoyed the bread pudding. Hope you'll come back and see us again soon!

Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

While visiting Galveston Island, we hit up the Gumbo Diner. The restaurant appears to be an old Dunkin-Donuts' style building, that has been madeover into a quaint diner spot compete with a wait staff & tables. We, naturally, ordered the Gumbo. I only recommend getting...More

Thank RXJCA
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Gumbo Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to submit a review and give us your feedback. We strive for excellence in food and service and we appreciate input from our diners. We will certainly pass this along to kitchen staff.

Reviewed 5 November 2017

This place has an excellent breakfast menu, great service and good food. The place is very small which can lead to a waiting list. The dinner menu is ok but breakfast is there greatness...

Thank Lewis J
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Gumbo Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2017

Thank you, Lewis, for this great review! We're so glad you enjoyed breakfast with us we hope you'll come see us again soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3602 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-8847
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-769-4232
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