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Gaido's

3828 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-8848
+1 409-761-5500
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“seafood” (480 reviews)
“pecan pie” (135 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
3828 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-8848
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I'm going to start by saying the ocean view is beautiful and that's something that I really like about this restaurant not just the amazing plates it was everything that make us felt comfortable. Also the smile in Camilo's face and his great menu suggestions...More

Thank milahhhh
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

After a long day of working a conference, Crisana was a breath of fresh air. She was attentive, but not overbearing. Professional and a great server all around. We laughed, we cried, we made plans to visit again. Can’t wait to have Crisana wait on...More

Thank Jenni G
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The food here is simply delightful! Our waitress Crisana was on top of everything tonight and just amazing!

Thank hopester1022
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our server, Crisana, was delightful. Her recommendations and menu suggestions were perfect for our group. What an enjoyable evening!

Thank Bupsback
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Service Was Great, I liked how the waitress was friendly and took care of us just the way it should be. Really good atmosphere and vibe! Really recommended

Thank Sergio R
Reviewed 3 days ago

I went to high school close to Houston in the 70s and we would occasionally go to Gaido’s when company came to visit. I remember it being wonderful. My wife and I were recently in Galveston for a wedding and met my family there for...More

Thank rjbow1962
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went to this place for my birthday and we should have picked another place. The service was slow and to top it off the waiter spilled beer all over my wife. The worth part was his non care free attitude about it. I was...More

Thank ronald l
Reviewed 4 days ago

Galveston had one night to shine for us, so my wife and I did our due diligence on Tripadvisor and combed through every good restaurant review before we decided on Gaidos. These are our reasons: 1. A local man on our inbound flight recommended it....More

Thank Michael O
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Amazing locally caught seafood. Our waiter Vadim was attentive, polite and knowledgeable of all the menu items. Overall the experience was tasty and felt incredibly upscale for the price point. FYI The baked oysters were just heavenly.

Thank vicatrony
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our experience was very disappointing! It started out well...We stopped in on Tuesday night for a menu and to inquire about reservations for Wednesday. The hostess happily supplied the menu and informed us reservations would not be needed. Upon arrival at 6:45 Thursday, the "maitre...More

Thank Shelley C
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Lilbilly
6 April 2018|
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Response from vahehg | Reviewed this property |
Smart casual
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2 August 2017|
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Response from kevin5831 | Reviewed this property |
Im sorry just saw this. we walked right in on a saturday
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JMBandi
3 February 2017|
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Response from Travels257 | Reviewed this property |
I did not see a child's menu. But the wait staff was very helpful. I am sure they will accommodate your granddaughter.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$45
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3828 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-8848
    (39th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-761-5500
  • E-mail
Description
The toast of the Texas coast. How can frozen fish be called fresh? The answer for anyone with snap is simple: it can’t. That’s why Gaido’s is the classic choice for fresh Gulf seafood. Patrons know Gaido’s is real, when others are clearly not. From red snapper and blue crab to white tablecloths crumbed with panache, there’s no denying Gaido’s is one-of-a-kind in a world of imitation. Now, after four generations of filleting, frying, grilling and baking, Gaido’s has grown into the picture perfect place of traditions– birthdays, anniversaries, retirements, reunions. As the largest fresh fish house on the coast, Gaido’s can serve up to 2,500 happy diners a day. -– for over 100 years – is truly the coastal classic.
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