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1528 Avenue L, corner of 16th street and Avenue L, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-6020
+1 409-770-0500
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“french toast” (39 reviews)
“sandwiches” (23 reviews)
“pancakes” (21 reviews)
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Diner, American, Cafe, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
1528 Avenue L, corner of 16th street and Avenue L, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-6020
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Reviewed 13 December 2018

I ate here twice on a recent trip to Galveston. You order at the counter and sit down at a table, where someone delivers your food. Cutlery, drinks, and so on are in a corner, and you help yourself. I prefer this style of eating,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mersenne5
Kathryne K, Owner at ShyKatZ, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2018

Thank you for the beautiful review. We are so blessed you chose to eat with us. We love serving you♡ Merry Christmas ♡

Reviewed 11 December 2018

Love me some ShyKatZ! I stopped in for lunch vvhile out shopping. I decided on a Philly VVrap, because I had just recentlly tried a Philly at a nevv place on the Seavvall that specializes in them, and my verdict vvas, "eh...okay'. The Philly here...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank GalvestonIBC
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

We all had omelettes and everything was awesome. Friendly staff. Great decor and hometown feel. We will definitely be back.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Bugradle
Kathryne K, General Manager at ShyKatZ, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2018

We are so blessed to have been able to serve you ♡ We will look forward to seeing you again. Let us know you have returned we would love to know you are back. You are always welcome home with us♡♡♡

Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Went for lunch. Sandwiches were good. A little surprised that to add fries and a drink was +$5. VERY quaint atmosphere, cute. Would recommend.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank LT_Dallas
Reviewed 4 September 2018

We found ShyKatZ while travelling around Texas. It had a lot of recommendations so we thought we'd give it a go. It was so good we went for breakfast on the 2 days we spent in Galveston. The staff were friendly and efficient, the food...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank L0rraineisSh0rt
Kathryne K, General Manager at ShyKatZ, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Thank you so much for visiting us! We are excited to see you next time♡many blessings

Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

This restaurant came highly recommended by a friend of mine. It did not disappoint. My wife had the fluffiest veggie omelette ever. We noticed two doctors and some healthy runners there. Evidently you can get some good healthy food there. I had the regular breakfast...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Yodatravel
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Found this little gem by accident actually but so glad we did. Had breakfast there and it was fantastic! The food was excellent and the staff were very friendly. We didn’t try any of the baked goods but they looked absolutely yummy! Will definitely add...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Sissierenee
Reviewed 10 August 2018

My family totally enjoyed breakfast at ShyKatz. Omelettes, pancakes, and French toast were perfectly prepared. We hope to return for lunch and evening meals. Also, the counter was covered in tempting cakes and pastries. This is a usual stop for breakfast on our trips to...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Kathryne K, General Manager at ShyKatZ, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2018

We are so grateful for your continued visits . We love it when we get to serve you again♡♡

Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Wow is This place amazing! The food was delish and the atmosphere was fun and made you feel so welcome! The staff was great and we just really enjoyed our breakfast!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 189tiffanyd
Kathryne K, General Manager at ShyKatZ, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Thank you for choosing to dine with us♡♡♡

Reviewed 31 July 2018

I tend to rate a place by their french fries. If they use frozen potatoes and can't go to the effort to hand cut fresh potatoes keep on rolling after you find out. The sandwiches were average, the place was packed and crowded. The soda...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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13 June 2017|
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Response from Shykatz | Property representative |
I am sorry this is such a late response. We didnt have access to this account, but we wanted to respond anyway for anyone else wondering. No, I am afraid we are not a nut free restaurant. Many of our recipes do include... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1528 Avenue L, corner of 16th street and Avenue L, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-6020
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-770-0500
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