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Shearn's Seafood and Prime Steaks

7 Hope Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554 (Formerly Shearn's Restaurant and Lounge)
(409) 683-4000
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Ranked #29 of 257 restaurants in Galveston
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Price range: $31 - $50
Hours:
Tue - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Seafood
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: Jones Road
Description: Shearn's Seafood and Prime Steaks is one of only 11 Houston/Galveston area restaurants to receive AAA’s Four Diamond Award of Excellence and has done so each year since 2004. Located on the ninth floor, Shearn's Seafood and Prime Steaks is Galveston's finest restaurant unsurpassed both in cuisine and service with an upscale ambiance. Local Galvestonians flock to this Island oasis (link to Activities & Attractions page) to enjoy the signature dishes of Urs Schmid including his Shrimp Dejong and Lobster Bisque. Open Tuesday through Saturday for Dinner. Dressy Casual attire required. No jeans, shorts, swimwear, cutoffs, tank tops or hats allowed in the dining area. Collared shirts and sandals are acceptable.Shearn's Lounge is the perfect setting for afternoon and evening cocktails surrounded by truly spectacular views of the stunning Pyramids of Moody Gardens and the sunsets over Galveston Bay. Open Tuesday through Saturday in the afternoons. Dressy Casual Attire.
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English first
Top Contributor
154 reviews 154 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Arrived, all dressed up (we were staying in a condo), and the valet gentlemen were wonderful! Were told how to find the restaurant, went to the location, had a drink at the bar before dinner, and then were seated. First impression was that they were "trying" too hard. It IS rather intimidating to be met by all of these guys... More

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Houston, Texas
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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

I told them my issues and they created an amazing crab dish. It was so flavorful and filling. The service is top notch and the tablescapes and decor were beautiful.

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Houston
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Celebrated a recent wedding anniversary dinner at Shearn's. Food was very good and service was great. Lamb was cooked to perfection, and the soufflé was a wonderful compliment to our dinner.

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Crockett, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

A great dining experience! Service was impeccable; Michael and Damian took great care of us each night. And the chef even came out and greeted every table; not something you see very often anymore. And the food, wow. As has been stated the lobster bisque is making my mouth water as I write about it. The steak and seafood options... More

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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38 reviews 38 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

This was a very typical experience to many fine steakhouses across the country. My filet was cooked to order but with no uniqueness. My wife had the shrimp in a cream sauce but it needed additional seasoning. I will say their lobster bisque is fantastic. The service was very average and the restaurant has an overall stuffiness to it. Save... More

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Texas City, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We celebrated our anniversary on Saturday at The Shearn and enjoyed every bit of it from the greeting to the view to the meal. The view is spectacular and the service was spot on. Had the Shrimp DeJong for an app and my husband wanted the recipe (of course didn't get it) the sauce was so awesome he sopped up... More

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Houston, Texas
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

The service was very poor. Many times we had to ask the busboy to get the attention of the waiter. i asked for a second glass of wine and a second cup of coffer - both of which took about 30 minutes to arrive. We waited for a long time to order and a very long time to get the... More

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La Porte, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

My wife and I first found Shearn's when we were staying at the Moody Gardens Hotel for an event at Moody Gardens. We didn't want to drive to the Seawall to find a restaurant, so we splurged and went up to the Shear's on the top floor of the hotel. The view is breathtaking; the service outstanding and the menu... More

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Killeen, Texas
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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Stayed at the Moody Gardens resort and thought we would try this place since at the hotel. It's on the 9th floor. We had a 30 minute wait so we had a glass of wine in the lounge and got to watch the best sunset from up there while listening to a great singer/piano player. The view is spectacular!! Then... More

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Galveston, Texas
Top Contributor
70 reviews 70 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

A very fine restaurant, with one of the better views of Galveston. Interior is elegant, up-scale. Very classy. Service this night was first-rate: Attentive, without being intrusive. Pleasant, helpful servers who got blind-sided when the kitchen didn't tell them they were out of an item. Food was well-presented, very good, except the filet was cooked without imagination. Problem came, as... More

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