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The Spot

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3204 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7656
+1 409-621-5237
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Mountain Home, Arkansas
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We enjoyed Mardi Gras here at the SPOT. We had 16 people and reserved 4 tables on an outside deck. We had Avery good waitress, Karla, that did an excellent job at a very busy time. Food was delicious and the price was good. Will go back for sure.

Thank SherryK3818
Arlington, Texas
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

What an amazing place to have our rehearsal dinner! From the marquee out front announcing our celebration, to the private room upstairs, and especially the wonderful staff and amazing food! Casual enough to make the event perfect for our group before the big day! Thank you to the Spot for the perfect dinner event!

Thank Barbara-at-Replenish
Galveston, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Spot has great hamburgers and a great view. They have a good happy hour that includes discounts on appetizers.

Thank Troy L
Norman, Oklahoma
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped into The Spot on a Tuesday afternoon during Happy Hour. Had a couple of beers and the Chicken Nachos which were really good in the bar. As the afternoon turned into evening the noise level went up, but we found a quiet table and enjoyed the sunset. Later went into the dessert area and got some awesome cheese cake.

Thank VickyNorman_Oklahoma
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don't let all the bikes out front scare you off if you're not a biker. They don't bite and everyone is friendly. And if you're in the mood for an incredible burger... The Spot is the place to be!! The mushroom Swiss burger is killer!! Sit on the balcony and enjoy the food, folks and the ocean!!

Thank Kristi R
Georgetown, Texas
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were introduced to The Spot about 10 or 12 years ago. It's a good solid place to get a wide variety of Fish Plates. From fish and chips to fish plates to green chili cheeseburgers there is something for everyone. Not a fancy place so shorts and sandals are in order. It's enjoyable for ocean view, friendly service, and... More 

Thank BlissRanch
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Long summer lines indicate the popularity of this place. You can't beat the location or the view. Food is predictably good and consistent. It is sometimes noisy and often crowded, but we always return!

Thank cathydent
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It is okay. The drinks are mixed with wine coolers. The food was great though! Our waitress had several tables so we didn't see her much. She was as good as she could be with her hands full of tables.

Thank Anita R
Peterborough, Canada
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48 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Spot after a cruise in Feb 2017. We are not big fans of deep fried seafood but this offering was pretty good. We come from Canada's east coast where deep fried seafood is common as well as pan fried and other cooking options. It was a good opportunity to sample the Gulf coast seafood and we enjoyed... More 

Thank Onourway547
Hazleton, Pennsylvania
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

bar atmosphere,loud , and busy . Fish and shrimp were fresh and not overdone and the burgers are good also . Watch out for the birds ! they hang out on the top floors you will get crapped on ! Lol

Thank josejitsu

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $20
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Scenic view, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3204 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7656
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-621-5237

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?