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Press Box

2401 Post Office St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1930
+1 409-765-5958
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“tater tots” (7 reviews)
“hamburger” (4 reviews)
“sandwiches” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
2401 Post Office St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1930
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Reviewed August 8, 2018

We've been to the Press Box twice and both times have enjoyed the stone faced customer service with our food. We've had the club which was delicious and huge! When we were eating the club someone else ordered a steak so we went back for...More

1  Thank Jesica M
Reviewed June 15, 2018 via mobile

Actually found this place on TripAdvisor. Huge really tasty burgers. 1/2 pound of I want to say sirloin cooked to order. Wasn’t over greasy and was just a really good burger. Everybody on TripAdvisor raves about the tater tots but I found them to just...More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed June 5, 2018

Chose this because of the location, but definitely seemed like a place for locals only. Food was good but 45min wait after a 20 min wait to order. It wasn't that busy and it was only sandwiches. I wondered if service was slow becasue we...More

1  Thank Patty H
Reviewed April 27, 2018

What can I say? Great venue, casual, friendly service, and wonderful burgers. I'm sure the other food is fine to but I always go there for a burger and beer.

Thank Margaritaville3823
Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

In search of lunch after touring the Moody mansion we, based on trip advisor reviews, stopped here for lunch. The waitstaff was friendly and the food - we all had burgers - satisfied our hunger. You might walk by because there isn't a big visible...More

Thank mbaTravels A
Reviewed January 22, 2018

Was highly recommended by locals. Burgers over cooked and service was less than enthusiastic. Will not likely try again.

1  Thank Eva G
Reviewed September 27, 2017

Stopped by to catch a quick lunch. Was already out of one of lunch items. Service kinda slow. Been a while since visiting there, and will be a while before go back.

Thank F8550JXjamesd
Reviewed June 11, 2017

We are locals and were recommended to go the Press Box.The establishment is filthy..OMG . Hard to ruin fried food but they do a great job. Don't know where the hamburger beef or ribeye beef is from but it's disgusting. Terrible service as well. Don't...More

1  Thank trudi d
Reviewed June 7, 2017 via mobile

I had a great time stopping by the Press Box. The bartender and staff were friendly, and remembered my name, when I returned the next day. They opened their arms and take you in. I had a great patty melt, but would have had the...More

Thank ColoradoRhino
Reviewed January 22, 2017

We went here for a late lunch . We ordered burgers which were awesome. There were only a few other people there but very friendly bartender/waiter. We could have lingered much longer due to the cozy atmosphere. Prices on the menu were very reasonable. I...More

Thank MNlove2roam
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2401 Post Office St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1930
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-765-5958
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