We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Benno's Cajun Seafood Restaurant

1200 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-8233
+1 409-762-4621
Website
Share
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“cajun seafood” (28 reviews)
“hush puppies” (55 reviews)
“oysters” (69 reviews)
Closed Now
Hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1200 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-8233
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (661)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 658 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went on advice from a friend and glad we did.Very friendly staff and quick service and stopped by several times to make sure we were good with everything. Definitely wod go back ...I'm already missing their seasonings on Cajan seafood platter.

Thank cubs714fan
Reviewed 5 days ago

Being a true Cajun, I know when the food is right and sometimes the claim is just not true. This restaurant does Cajun right.

Thank Glenn D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived about 6:15 pm and was able to place order almost immediately. Not to many people in the place at the time. My wife ordered the stuffed shrimp and I the catfish dinner. After waiting almost 45 minutes, my wife received her meal. I was...More

Thank Resort282257
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Relaxed atmosphere. Great sea food. Cold beer. Outside seating has an awesome view of the ocean. Friendly staff. Great overall experience.

Thank ghall202
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I recently went here for a lunch. Atmosphere is very casual. You order at the counter and they bring your food to your table. The fried oysters and shrimp plate featured lightly-coated fresh seafood. Service was friendly and efficient. Fries were crisp...More

Thank Brian S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love sitting outside and watching the water... the Cajun seafood spices are sooo good... the Cajun seafood platter is my fav! I don’t even like oysters, ... but I eat these every time!

Thank loveantiq
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Decided to eat at Benno's because of a personal recommendation. Expected that the food would be good, but was a little disappointed that the majority of the entree's were fried dishes. Even though I LOVE fried seafood, can't enjoy it right now...just when we were...More

Thank Sharon W
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

We love this place. But don’t look around - dirty, esp for a neat freak. Spicy Cajun seafood- so if you don’t like those spices don’t go there. Food is really seasoned. Can get crowded, parking is not good. Go at non crowded area to...More

Thank Cooper3339
Reviewed 1 September 2018

Well this time we give four stars after driving from Arlington Texas for hours to enjoy some Benno's soft shelled crab. They were out! It was the usual five star visit though. I love their shrimp gumbo. I don't think I have found as tasty...More

Thank CrankyOldGuy
Reviewed 30 August 2018

My husband and I went out to Galveston for the weekend. Before going I researched the great places to eat on the island and Benno's was on quite a few lists so we decided to try them. I could tell that the food was pretty...More

Thank Takysha C
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 53 hotels in Galveston Island
La Quinta Inn Galveston East Beach
804 reviews
.26 km away
Pearl Inn
33 reviews
.34 km away
Beachfront Budget Inn
4 reviews
.60 km away
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Galveston Beach
946 reviews
.62 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Miller's Seawall Grill
2,202 reviews
.80 km away
PattyCakes Bakery
185 reviews
.92 km away
Mario's Seawall Italian Restaurant
906 reviews
.86 km away
Mosquito Cafe
1,249 reviews
.95 km away
Nearby Attractions
The Bryan Museum
211 reviews
1.07 km away
Bishop's Palace
1,141 reviews
.67 km away
Rosenberg Library
178 reviews
1.47 km away
East End Historic District
211 reviews
1.19 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Eliza L
3 February 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from RDQEN | Reviewed this property |
I would contact the restaurant directly. I also think their menu was online. They may have crawfish specials
0
Votes
damien c
31 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 12 answers
Response from Tom M | Reviewed this property |
no
0
Votes
Michael M
3 August 2016|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from BeachbumAggie | Reviewed this property |
they have grilled and boiled seafood, they have boiled n grilled potatoes as well.
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-8233
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-762-4621
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing