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Saltwater Grill

2017 Post Office St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-2021
+1 409-762-3474
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2017 Post Office St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-2021
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came because of their participation in Restaurant Weeks and it was spectacular! I had the blackened red fish, it would have been even better if served over something other than white rice. Seasoned to perfection! I’ll come back!

Thank George B
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Saltwater Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much, George! We are very glad you enjoyed your visit with us and we look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed August 12, 2018

We stayed in Galveston for two weeks and we went to this restaurant two times. Both times the staff was very friendly and attentive. The menu has some fun twists and I really enjoyed the Shrimp Etoufee! We had a fried asparagus appetizer that was...More

Thank Julie W
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Saltwater Grill, responded to this reviewResponded August 13, 2018

We are glad that we helped to make your Island experiance better Julie. We will look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Went for dinner after a show at The Grand Opera House. Nice staff...so sorry for them that food was awful. We ordered Texas Reddish and it was so overcooked we couldn't finish it. Our daughter had salmon and it was perfect though. Our bill was...More

Thank takeme2abeach
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Saltwater Grill, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to submit a review and give us your feedback. We're glad your daughter enjoyed her salmon but disappointed to hear all was not perfect. If you have a moment, please contact us and let us know if a manager...More

Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

We stopped by here the other night because we were seeing a show, across the street,at the Opera House. For once it wasn't too hot. The server took forever just to get us some water. And then he had to wait forever for the bartender...More

1  Thank Spraygun
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Saltwater Grill, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to submit a review and share the details of your visit. We do experience quite a bit of traffic on show nights and we appreciate you joining us after your show. Please contact us and let us know if...More

Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

This is very elegant and fine dining! Their steak was great! The mashed potatoes and risotto was to die for! Staff was friendly and helpful! Definitely a must try!

Thank Amy V
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Saltwater Grill, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2018

Thank you, Amy! We appreciate your kind words and look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed July 9, 2018

When we sat down the first thing the waitress told us the restaurant is loud.. but we already knew that from other visits. Waitress service this time was just ok. When asked by someone other than our waitress if our dinner was ok I said...More

1  Thank SunnyD1981
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Saltwater Grill, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to submit a review and give us your feedback. We appreciate our diners' input and use it to improve the dining experience. Your comments have been shared with ownership and management and we feel they have been addressed. Please...More

Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

I’m reading all reviews about how good is the place and shaking my head.. seriously??? First - very noisy place. Something you can’t really have a chat because it’s hard to hear Second - super slow service. Took about an hour between we got our...More

1  Thank Lilia_tx
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Saltwater Grill, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2018

We greatly value our diners' input, Lilia, so thank you for sharing your experience. We'd like get a few more details so if you have a moment, please contact us directly to discuss further. - Karla, karla@galvestonrestaurantgroup.com

Reviewed June 15, 2018

High class seafood restaurant, I enjoyed a dinner of grilled Grouper (one of my favorite fish dishes), It could have been bigger (one of the reasons I love Grouper is it is usually a good sized portion). However, it was done quite well, including green...More

Thank CMYKirk
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Saltwater Grill, responded to this reviewResponded June 16, 2018

We're glad to hear that you enjoyed yourself. We hope that you come by soon and eat with us again.

Reviewed June 7, 2018

We walked in for dinner on a Wednesday with no reservations and had no difficulty getting seated. There was a variety of dress from people in shorts to people in business casual to more formally dressed people. We were promptly greeted and asked for our...More

Thank jcurry1
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Saltwater Grill, responded to this reviewResponded June 7, 2018

We are encouraged by your fine review. We ever strive to present a lovely dining experience that you have so elegantly described. Thank you and we hope to see you partake from our establishment in the near future.

Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

Two friends and I had a girlfriend mid-week (4 days) getaway in Galveston. Someone had recommended Saltwater Grille, and we were open to try it. Wonderful. Because we were having a laid-back day, we arrived for a late lunch. The waiter was extremely helpful with...More

Thank djy55
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Saltwater Grill, responded to this reviewResponded June 2, 2018

Glad to hear that you and your friends had an enjoyable time. We hope that you keep us in mind next time your in Galveston.

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MINIMizer1017
April 18, 2016|
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Response from susan m | Reviewed this property |
great question! I was there during a prefix menu,it is called Restaurant week and things are set in stone that week in Galveston.All restaurants taking part in the event have prefix. I had a question about a similar... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$25 - $80
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2017 Post Office St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-2021
    (21st Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-762-3474
Description
The Saltwater Grill is located just steps away from The Grand 1894 Opera House. Featuring an array of tantalizing fresh-from-the-grill and fresh-from-the-kettle seafood specialties, Saltwater Grill is in a class of its own when it comes to quality and attention to detail.
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