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Benno's Cajun Seafood Restaurant

1200 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-8233
+1 409-762-4621
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“cajun seafood” (31 reviews)
“hush puppies” (57 reviews)
“oysters” (73 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
$$ - $$$
1200 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-8233
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

When you pull up you might not think much of the place but the garlic blue crab was amazingly good! Staff was awesome, its clean and a great gulf view. Highly recommend!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank VickieW584
Reviewed October 31, 2018

Visited the island in what we found out was pretty much off season. Needed dinner - checked out some other restaurants all were packed and had a long wait. Found this and stopped in. First didn't understanding the counter ordering and wasn't a wait or...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank LilHoss
Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

Went on advice from a friend and glad we did.Very friendly staff and quick service and stopped by several times to make sure we were good with everything. Definitely wod go back ...I'm already missing their seasonings on Cajan seafood platter.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank cubs714fan
Reviewed October 14, 2018

Being a true Cajun, I know when the food is right and sometimes the claim is just not true. This restaurant does Cajun right.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Glenn D
Reviewed October 12, 2018

Arrived about 6:15 pm and was able to place order almost immediately. Not to many people in the place at the time. My wife ordered the stuffed shrimp and I the catfish dinner. After waiting almost 45 minutes, my wife received her meal. I was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Resort282257
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

Relaxed atmosphere. Great sea food. Cold beer. Outside seating has an awesome view of the ocean. Friendly staff. Great overall experience.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ghall202
Reviewed September 23, 2018

My wife and I recently went here for a lunch. Atmosphere is very casual. You order at the counter and they bring your food to your table. The fried oysters and shrimp plate featured lightly-coated fresh seafood. Service was friendly and efficient. Fries were crisp...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Brian S
Reviewed September 18, 2018

Love sitting outside and watching the water... the Cajun seafood spices are sooo good... the Cajun seafood platter is my fav! I don’t even like oysters, ... but I eat these every time!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank loveantiq
Reviewed September 9, 2018

Decided to eat at Benno's because of a personal recommendation. Expected that the food would be good, but was a little disappointed that the majority of the entree's were fried dishes. Even though I LOVE fried seafood, can't enjoy it right now...just when we were...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Sharon W
Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

We love this place. But don’t look around - dirty, esp for a neat freak. Spicy Cajun seafood- so if you don’t like those spices don’t go there. Food is really seasoned. Can get crowded, parking is not good. Go at non crowded area to...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Cooper3339
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February 3, 2018|
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Response from RDQEN | Reviewed this property |
I would contact the restaurant directly. I also think their menu was online. They may have crawfish specials
damien c
January 30, 2017|
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Response from BeachbumAggie | Reviewed this property |
they have grilled and boiled seafood, they have boiled n grilled potatoes as well.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Scenic view, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-8233
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-762-4621
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