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Gaido's

3828 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-8848
+1 409-761-5500
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good18%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“seafood” (467 reviews)
“pecan pie” (125 reviews)
“shrimp” (301 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
3828 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-8848
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Everything was great or better !! The grilled Oysters, to start with, along with the perfect Bloody Mary could not have been better. The main course of the Golden tile ( blackened )with asparagus was top shelf all the way ! I myself, can't say...More

Thank 1clilidog
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Armando. Armando. Armando. Enough said. But...I will elaborate. We were meeting family members from Seattle, Austin, Crosby and Baytown <11 in all> for a 70th birthday lunch. Of course, the timing was imprecise and arrival times varies widely. The early arrivers were graciously accommodated at...More

Thank Undrwtr
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great service, food and atmosphere! Our server Vadim was absolutely wonderful! Thanks for being so attentive :)

Thank Shanda C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Last night, our party of 30+ school counselors met for dinner at Gaidos. Since we were all here for a conference and required separate checks, we were skeptical about whether the restaurant would be able to accommodate our large party. Not only were all of...More

Thank Tonia T
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our dinner was delightful and our server, Elena did a fabulous job! Loved the Parmesan tomatoes, too! Would highly recommend!

Thank Jamred
Reviewed 3 days ago

Everyone was so nice. Because it was Valentine, all the ladies was given a ROSE. The food, very good it was so much we had to get carryout plates, but it was worth it, our midnight snack.

Thank jthomas4649
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Sally was great! The food was amazing. Exactly what you’d expect from a company older than my grandad. We’re taking many boxes home with us.

Thank goltaire
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I've been coming to Gaidos for 60 years. This past visit will be my last. Wanted to enjoy a quiet evening. Cocktails then dinner. Due to being rushed through everything. We were in and out in under an hour. Usually you allow extra time for...More

Thank Judy W
Reviewed 4 days ago

We usually eat here before our cruise. Early lunch and it was not crowded. We managed to get a seat by the window. I ordered Crawfish Fritters and husband ordered Crab Stuffed Shrimp. After waiting a long time for our order to come, she brought...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had at least people in Houston when we were there for the day tell us that we had to go to Gaido's, so we did. It wasn't too crowded and the atmosphere was perfect for conversation. Our waitress, Sally, was professional and explained everything...More

Thank NJLady561
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Blueridgekat
August 1, 2017|
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Response from kevin5831 | Reviewed this property |
Im sorry just saw this. we walked right in on a saturday
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JMBandi
February 2, 2017|
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Response from Travels257 | Reviewed this property |
I did not see a child's menu. But the wait staff was very helpful. I am sure they will accommodate your granddaughter.
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tripseyHoustonTX
October 25, 2016|
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Response from beachiegirl7 | Reviewed this property |
You'll need to call the restaurant to confirm they are open for Thanksgiving
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$45
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Large groups, Romantic, Scenic view
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3828 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-8848
    (39th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-761-5500
  • E-mail
Description
The toast of the Texas coast. How can frozen fish be called fresh? The answer for anyone with snap is simple: it can’t. That’s why Gaido’s is the classic choice for fresh Gulf seafood. Patrons know Gaido’s is real, when others are clearly not. From red snapper and blue crab to white tablecloths crumbed with panache, there’s no denying Gaido’s is one-of-a-kind in a world of imitation. Now, after four generations of filleting, frying, grilling and baking, Gaido’s has grown into the picture perfect place of traditions– birthdays, anniversaries, retirements, reunions. As the largest fresh fish house on the coast, Gaido’s can serve up to 2,500 happy diners a day. -– for over 100 years – is truly the coastal classic.
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