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Yaga's Tropical Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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CUISINES
American, Bar
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
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YAGATIZERS​
5.75
Chips N' Queso
Tortilla chips served with melted cheese
5.95
Spinach Artichoke Dip
Served with tortilla chips, scrumptious flavor
4.95
Fried Zucchini
Parmesan crusted, lightly fried
6.75
Yamo Tostado
Grilled chicken, black beans, cheese, lettuce and tomato over tortilla chips
7.95
Crab Cakes
Crab with roasted red pepper cumin sauce and balsamic essence
Chicken 6.75
Beef 8.75
Quesadilla
Grilled chicken or beef served between two flour tortillas
6.25
Jalepeno Fire Bites
Fried sliced jalepenos (wow) served with ranch
6.95
Seafood Flautas
Flour flautas stuffed with delectable seafood
10 for 6.95
16 for 10.96
25 for 15.95
Maui Wowie Wings
Fuego, caliente, nino, BBQ chipotle or garlic
YAGA PIES​
12 inch 10.95
16 inch 13.95
Pepperoni Classic
Pepperoni and mozzarella cheese
12 inch 10.95
16 inch 13.95
Surfer's Paradise
Ham, pineapple and mozzarella cheese
12 inch 10.95
16 inch 13.95
BBQ Chicken
Chicken, monterey jack, BBQ sauce, jalapenos and red onions
12 inch 10.95
16 inch 13.95
Roasted Garlic
Roasted garlic, chicken, mozzarella and olive oil
12 inch 10.95
16 inch 13.95
Tomato Basil
Tomato​ sauce, fresh basil, mozzarella, olive oil and Italian seasonings
12 inch 10.95
16 inch 13.95
White Pizza
Fresh spinach, mozzarella, feta and alfredo sauce
12 inch 11.95
16 inch 14.95
Mediterranean pizza
Pepperoncini, artichoke hearts, red onions, tomatoes, feta, kalamata olives, mozzarella cheese
12 inch 11.95
16 inch 14.95
Meat Lovers
Pepperoni, bacon, ham and sausage
CHEF SPECIALS​
9.95
Coconut Shrimp
Sweet coconut shrimp on asian vegetables
10.95
Roasted Jerk Chicken
Served with white rice, pineapple, corn and black bean salsa
10.95
Chipotle-Cinnamon Salmon
Served with garlic mashed potatoes and mango salsa
9.95
Chicken Pepperoni
Served with conchigliette pasta and a tomato cream sauce
13.95
Yaga's Shrimp Platter
7 grilled or fried gulf shrimp with your choice of two sides
13.95
Ziggy's Peppered Shrimp
Sauteed in haute and spicy butta (very spicy)
13.95
Shrimp Tejas
Bacon and cheese wrapped. Bbq'd in the great texas tradition
Shrimp 13.20
Beef 10.95
Chicken 9.95
Funky Fajitas
Beef​ or chicken fajitas, served with black beans and rice
YAGA'S SALADS​
6.95
Ranch
Honey mustard
Lite Italian
Bleu cheese dressing
Rasta Pasta Salad
Shrimp and crab pasta salad
6.95
Ranch
Honey mustard
Lite Italian
Bleu cheese dressing
Tarragon Salad
Chicken salad with an avocado twist
6.95
Ranch
Honey mustard
Lite Italian
Bleu cheese dressing
Yaga Salad
Da'​ mo‘ betta chicken salad
7.75
Ranch
Honey mustard
Lite Italian
Bleu cheese dressing
Da' Salad Sampler
A little bit of da' first three
6.50
Ranch
Honey mustard
Lite Italian
Bleu cheese dressing
Fat Free Fiesta Salad
Bell peppers, black beans, corn, tomato, cilantro with rice vinegar
6.50
Ranch
Honey mustard
Lite Italian
Bleu cheese dressing
Greek Salad
Feta cheese, black olives, red onion with greek vinaigrette
6.75
Ranch
Honey mustard
Lite Italian
Bleu cheese dressing
Cider Salad
Mixed greens, grilled granny smith apples, candied pecans, bleu cheese crumbles with apple cider-brown sugar vinaigrette
6.75
Ranch
Honey mustard
Lite Italian
Bleu cheese dressing
Grilled Chicken Salad
Marinated chicken topped with jack and cheddar cheese
6.75
Ranch
Honey mustard
Lite Italian
Bleu cheese dressing
Ceasar Salad W/ Chicken
Green leaf with anchovies, croutons and parmesan dressing
6.75
Ranch
Honey mustard
Lite Italian
Bleu cheese dressing
Asian Salad
Mixed greens, mandarin oranges, lightly breaded chicken, toasted almonds with soy-ginger vinaigrette
YAGA BURGERS​
6.95
French fries
Cajun potatoes
Small salad
Vegetable
Yaga Burger
Half-pounder served with lettuce, tomato and pickle
7.25
French fries
Cajun potatoes
Small salad
Vegetable
Sliders
3 mini yaga burgers with sweet and spicy pickles and a honey BBQ sauce
8.50
French fries
Cajun potatoes
Small salad
Vegetable
Death Burger
Half-pounder with bacon, cheese, mushrooms, jalapenos and chili
7.50
French fries
Cajun potatoes
Small salad
Vegetable
Turkey Burger
Ground turkey and secret spices with lettuce, tomato and pickle
8.95
French fries
Cajun potatoes
Small salad
Vegetable
Breakfast Burger
Bacon, cheese and fried egg (hangover killer)
8.95
French fries
Cajun potatoes
Small salad
Vegetable
Gumbo Posse Shrimp Burger
8 oz. Shrimp patty on a bed of southwest polenta, topped with avocado and pico
6.95
French fries
Cajun potatoes
Small salad
Vegetable
Kelli's Veggie Burger
Healthy​ veggie and eggplant patty served on spanish rice
SOUL SOUPS​
Cup 3.75
Bowl 5.25
Black Bean Soup
Homemade with fresh tomato and cilantro
Cup 3.75
Bowl 5.50
Tortilla Soup
Chicken broth with tortillas, jack cheese and pico de gallo
Cup 3.75
Bowl 5.50
Texan Chili
A little taste of texas
Cup 3.75
Bowl 7.50
Krewe Da Bar B Krewe Award Winning Gumbo
Wild texas gulf shrimp gumbo
Cup 3.75
Bowl 5.50
Roasted Corn Chorizo Chowder
YIGI'S SANDWICHES​
All sandwiches served on a handmade French roll
6.95
Jaco Tacos
3​ corn tortillas, fish, sauce, cilantro and purple cabbage
6.95
Smoked Turkey
Hickory smoked turkey breast with lettuce and tomato
6.95
Southwest Burrito
A​ blend of black beans, corn, cilantro, bell peppers and onions with chopped grilled chicken and chili seasoning
6.95
Club Sandwich
Ham, turkey, bacon and swiss cheese with lettuce and tomato
7.95
Shrimp Poboy
Tailess fried shrimp on a hoagie bun
7.95
Cuban Sandwich
Roasted pork, ham and swiss with sweet and spicy pickles-pannini style
7.95
Grilled Salmon
Lettuce, tomatoes, jalapeno bacon, honey and whole grain mustard
7.95
Grilled Portabello
Grilled portabello mushroom cap, roasted red bell pepper, gouda cheese on a whole wheat bun
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Reviewed 3 days ago

On the Strand in downtown Galveston there is a small resturant called Yaga's. It's not on the beach but it sure has a good beach vibe and has great food. The waitress was nice and came by often to check on us. I will go...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank walker8123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was good as well as the service. Good prices and great atmosphere. I had the gumbo which was very good. My wife had the yaga burger which was good and our son had the pizza which he said was good.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Woody7202
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been many times, and everything has been so good. I highly recommend the Chicken Fried Club. It comes with house made Honey Mustard - SO GOOD! A lot of fun to sit outside at night - especially when a band is playing.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Sharon M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food and drinks here are affordable and also really good! We tried the Grilled Chicken Sandwich and the Pizza and enjoyed both. They turn the colorful little place into a nightclub at night and it has a great vibe. They allow dogs in their...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Jose T
Reviewed June 12, 2019

Great spot right in the strand by the “welcome to Galveston” mural. Great healthier and vegan options and not so healthy/vegan delicious hamburgers! It was family friendly for an early dinner and service was great!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Amy M
Reviewed June 12, 2019 via mobile

While exploring Strand Street, found this little gem. Service was fast, friendly, clean and food was good. Servers were quick with drink order and food order. Cost was minimal compared to other toruist areas I have visited.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank orrick541
Reviewed June 11, 2019

We visited Yaga's while on vacation in Galveston. The burgers, sliders, and gumbo were all delicious. Our server was friendly and attentive. He even gave us more information about the state of Texas as a whole!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Hurstfamily99
Reviewed June 3, 2019

We stayed in Galveston 3 nights and ate at Yaga's twice. We first went on a crowded Saturday. While we had a bit of a wait, they were accurate about our wait time and were seated within 15 minutes. I eat a vegan diet (my...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank b d
Reviewed May 9, 2019

The food here was just so delicious we tried recreating our meals at home. I had the quin-wow bowl which was appropriately named! I had a beach bonnet to drink which was equally as delicious. The staff were nice and moved us from a table...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank DrMeyerphd
Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

From one visit to the next, Yagas delivers friendly service, atmosphere and decent food. A must go to

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Jeff G
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