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“Get the Gumbo!”

The Black Pearl Oyster Bar
Ranked #24 of 324 Restaurants in Galveston
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Seafood
Dining options: Late Night
Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Intimate place with good seafood options. Large portions, efficient service and decent prices. I’m sure they are kid friendly...but none at the time of our visit...seems more of a place to enjoy with friends or on a date.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant is located in a good area close to the strand and city buildings. The main dish at this restaurant is oysters on the half shell. We had the lunch specials which was ok . We noticed the windows looked as though have not been cleaned in some time and we had to get our tableware from another table after the waiter came and took our drink order. As with most of the reviews we will return just to see if there is a difference, could have been an off day.

Thank weeksj2015
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I think this restaurant might appeal more to people who are there to eat oysters. We had the fried shrimp and they were fine, but certainly not the best I had had.

Thank Libby T
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Reviewed August 13, 2018

Friends had recommended the Black Pearl & we decided to try it out. The restaurant is small, cozy and was very busy. We opted to sit at the bar. The bartender was very friendly, knowledgeable and funny. We started with oysters that were so incredible!The food was extremely good! It is seafood with a Cajun flare! Our family of 5 was extremely satisfied. The prices were point on for the food quality & quantity. The bread pudding is amazing! We will definitely go back on our next vacation.

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Thank Cathy C
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Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

We had an absolutely amazing meal at the Black Pearl! Fresh seafood at its finest, which made this Midwesterner’s seafood loving heart so happy! Shrimp dishes were delicious and my family enjoyed the crab cakes and calamari. Service was really good as well. I would definitely recommend this local gem!

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