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Rudy & Paco Restaurant & Bar

2028 Post Office St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550
(409) 762-3696
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Ranked #2 of 258 Restaurants in Galveston
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $21 - $30
Hours:
Mon - Fri 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Latin
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: 20th Street
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Ypsilanti, Michigan
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

Great food excellent service! I'm still impressed that beautiful and delicious dinner plates were placed on our table simultaneously by 5 waitstaff! Great experience in Galveston

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La Porte, Texas
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38 reviews 38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

If you desire wonderful food and great service, this is the restaurant for you. We made our first visit after hearing from many just how great a place it is. Everything we heard was true. Rudy and Paco is not a low rent restaurant, you pay for quality and get it. We sat at the bar and enjoyed friendly conversation... More

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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55 reviews 55 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

My parents have a bay home in Galveston and this is our favorite place to get out of the house and have our usual family dinner. The owner is so nice and usually comes out to greet every table. A lot of the guests are regulars who own homes there. Order the seafood tower, it is the best thing on... More

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Kemah, Texas, United States
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Rudy & Paco's is a very short walk from the Opera House so this makes it a great spot to grab a very good meal before a show. Varied menu with something for all tastes, although a bit on the pricy side.

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Galveston, Texas, United States
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18 reviews 18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Love everything that comes out of this restaurant. Have never been disappointed with the service or the food. Paco knows what he is doing which is why it can be difficult to get a reservation...just sit at the bar like a local, you won't miss a thing.

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Granbury
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55 reviews 55 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

It is a nice place in a great location. The service was outstanding, almost too much attention. The food was good but not fantastic and the price was on the high side.

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Shreveport, Louisiana
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46 reviews 46 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

All I can say is EXCELLENT EXCELLENT-- We met Paco and his son Juan, couldn't ask for better service(Pam), and Lubia (Hostess), thanks to Juan for sitting with us and sharing the history of his Dad and his recipes and the history of the restaurant. The fish was excellent as were the appetizers.

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Houston, Texas
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111 reviews 111 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We had come down to Galveston to attend a concert at the Grand 1894 Opera House and decided to try this restaurant. The reservations system showed them to be completely full, but thought we might snag two seats at the bar, especially if we arrived shortly after they opened. However, upon seeing that all the bar seats had been quickly... More

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Houston
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29 reviews 29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

This was our first visit and the service was great. I was late in making a reservation so I had an 8:30 time so make your reservation a week before you go. the bread was awesome to start with. My husband had the Vuelva a la Vida, which was soup like with crab claws, calamari, etc. he loved it for... More

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Houston
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78 reviews 78 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014 via mobile

This excellent restaurant serves mainly seafood in an elegant club-like atmosphere. They have about 20 tables so reservations might be needed on busy days. Looking at the menu it was difficult to decide what to order as every item sounded so good! We chose an appetizer to share and two mains, a seafood bouillabaisse, and a snapper dish - both... More

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Additional Information about Rudy & Paco Restaurant & Bar

Address: 2028 Post Office St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550
Phone Number: (409) 762-3696
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
Open Hours:
Monday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
Cuisine: Latin

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