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Willie G's Seafood & Steaks

2100 Harborside Dr, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1656
+1 409-762-3030
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood” (103 reviews)
“shrimp” (97 reviews)
“steak” (51 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2100 Harborside Dr, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1656
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If I'm in Galveston, gotta go to Willie G's for Crab Bisque. Depending on the occasion, coupled with an iceberg wedge salad or blackened snapper dinner and I'm a happy camper.

Thank Smartie752
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love great seafood, coming from New England a bit picky about the quality and freshness. They did not disappoint. A bit pricey however it was worth it for the quality. Now the staff is it the only reason I didn't give them a 5...More

Thank DebStephenson
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Happy hours! Stopped in while exploring Historic Downtown Galveston. They have a great happy hour menu and delicious drinks. We chose to sit at the high top tables in the bar area so our server was also the bartender. She extremely friendly and attentive all...More

Thank Shae M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good menu, a little pricey, but food and ambience was good. Dinner for two with a cocktail and glass of wine each ran to $100 including tip.

Thank Andrew K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in after doing some dolphin watching. I have heard about their Happy Hour and was not disappointed. The food and drinks were fantastic. It seems like we were not the only ones most of the people were ordering from the Happy Hour menu....More

Thank pattibl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hit the happy hour, ordered a few appetizers and cocktails. Noticed a difference in food/liquor quantity/quantity in happy hr compared to regular...kind of expected. Good seafood though.

Thank JAlpharetta
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Willie G’s Seafood was recommended by friends from TX. We were well pleased. The redfish with crawfish and mushrooms with a delicious sauce was outstanding. The blackened fish with guacamole, shrimp, etc. was also appetizing. The portions were ample, service good, and the Creme Brûlée...More

Thank willimonj
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first visit to Willie G’s. We loved it! The crab cake sliders were to die for. The fish tacos were amazing! We sat outside and enjoyed a nice breeze and good service. It will not be out last visit for sure!!!

Thank Melinda R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Willie G’s is on the bayside of Galveston. You get 3 hours of free parking in the adjacent lot. Arriving at 7:15 my wife & I were told we had a 45 min wait. We walked along the harbor for a while before returning &...More

Thank Braveheart8456
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came here for an early dinner on our anniversary to use a gift card given to us by our son. We sat in the happy hour section at a large booth, and ordered off of the Happy Hour menu and the lunch menu. Service...More

Thank GrandmaP2
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Questions & Answers
August 29, 2018|
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Response from Mara K | Reviewed this property |
No dress code but it is a nicer restaurant. Standard - shoes, shirt, and probably no swimwear.
May 4, 2017|
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Response from Danielle D | Reviewed this property |
The patio is dog friendly.
Shawna E
April 22, 2017|
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Response from Tomisine | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure; but I would call them and ask. Too good of a restaurant to pass up!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene, Scenic view, Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2100 Harborside Dr, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1656
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-762-3030
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Recognized nationally as one of the top upscale seafood restaurants, Willie G's® is known for providing the finest and freshest seafood, succulent steaks and unsurpassed service. The local business crowd flocks to the restaurant for a light lunch of freshly shucked oysters or a bowl of Willie G's® famous seafood gumbo. In the evenings, wine aficionados enjoy perusing Willie G's® extensive wine list to find the perfect pairing for their meal.
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