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Old Strand Emporium

2016 Strand St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1631
+1 409-515-0715
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
Feb 4, 2018
“A neat shop with a good deli”
May 20, 2017
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10:00 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
American, Deli
2016 Strand St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1631
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Reviewed February 4, 2018

I stopped there last week for the first time for a lunch sandwich and a drink. I chose turkey on wheat with lettuce, tomato, and onions with a spicy mustard. What I like is they are customized, so I did not order a #6. I...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Sportlord
Reviewed May 20, 2017

Fun place to visit with lots of neat things. You can buy gifts, souvenirs, and unusual food or seasonings to take back home or give as gifts from your trip to Galveston. Step back in time and enjoy.

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank sally8363
Reviewed August 25, 2016

We stopped by this little shop while on the Strand. We grabbed some drinks and a few souvenirs. This little store offered little knick knacks, a wide variety of old timey sodas and alcohol. They also offered food and ice cream. The gentleman working was...More

Date of visit: August 2016
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Reviewed July 1, 2016

Interesting place to peruse and enjoy a light lunch. Good selection of sandwiches. A few tables and chairs both inside and outside. Convenient to the railroad museum (across the street and I was able to show my ticket to re-enter the museum).

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank OHWanderingProf
Reviewed May 24, 2016

To me, this business personifies The Strand. The new location lacks a slight bit of the historic feel of their original location but the owners are the same lovely people and the history and commitment to The Strand lives on!

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank Patrick B
Reviewed March 15, 2016

Old fashioned sandwiches are all that I remember growing up. Very interesting place to explore! I especially like the muffelatta.

Date of visit: April 2015
Thank skw75
Reviewed November 14, 2015

Great place to take a break while on the Strand. Sandwiches were fresh and tasty. Beer was good and cold also.

Date of visit: November 2015
Thank PNG81
Reviewed October 26, 2015

Great stop for eats and drinks! Dickens on the Strand is a great event and there is lots to see and eat, but the Old Strand Emporium is a must stop in kind of place!

Date of visit: December 2014
Reviewed September 1, 2015 via mobile

If you are already on the strand go ahead and stop in and take a look around, but don't bother making a special trip here. Three employees were on duty when I walked in the door and I wandered the store for about 10 minutes....More

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank Sylvia H
Reviewed August 31, 2015

This is the place to stop in for a special sandwich and beer. More selections than one can ever want. A real experience just to step in but be sure to go all the way to the back.

Date of visit: July 2015
Thank D S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
$4 - $10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2016 Strand St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1631
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-515-0715
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The Strand's Original Marketplace. Since 1974. Store features local Texas foods and gifts, over 120 beers by the bottle, a wide range of popular Texas wines and a casual sandwich shop featuring Boars Head, Blue Bell Ice Cream, floats and smoothies.
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