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When visiting Galveston Island, you simply can't miss the Island's most unique dining experience, Rudy & Paco. Rudy & Paco features grilled seafood and steak with a South and Central American sabor. Relax and unwind with your favorite cocktail while enjoying delicious Antojitos. Rudy & Paco is located next door to The Grand 1894 Opera House, and is a great choice for pre-show dinner specials. Dinner: No shorts (men or women), hats/caps, or sleeveless shirts for men. Lunch: Smart Casual
All reviews plantain chips steak soft shell crab red snapper sea bass escargot seafood bread pudding salad cake redfish chicken dress code raspberry chipotle sauce fine dining great wine list service was impeccable
Stopped in for a couple drinks before a show next door. Service was excellent and very friendly. The drink selection was great with lots of options. The wine selection is also great.
Date of visit: February 2019
Paco V, Owner at Rudy & Paco Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
Thank you for visiting with us. It is always pleasing when our customers elect to write a review so our future customers can see what we are all about… thank you. We appreciate your comments about our pricing, service and products.
I was only in town for 1 day, but was brought to this place by my hosts. Really good crab cakes (with extra lump crab meat on top!). The sauce it comes in was amazing!
The red snapper was also really delicious - encrusted with...More
we have eaten here many times and each time it is better than the time before. You are always treated like a VIP by the staff and the food is the best anywhere. we always take advantage of the luscious lunch specials. You really need...More
Date of visit: November 2018
Paco V, Owner at Rudy & Paco Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago
Thank you for visiting us. It's always nice to learn that we have exceeded expectations and especially on such an important occasion as your event. We never lose sight that you, as all of our guests, especially now due to the wonders of the web,...More
Be sure to make a reservation as this place stays busy - and for good reason! The owner has done an excellent job assembling terrific staff who provide outstanding service. The food in both presentation and taste is superb. I go here every time I...More
Paco has opened a second location across 21st street from R&P. Vargas Cut/Catch. The menu is shorter, but everything is just as good as the original. Service is near-perfect. Very upscale, and I like it better than R&P--this location is full of light, as opposed...More
My wife and I had a chance to have dinner at Rudy & Paco's on our recent trip to Galveston. We had an excellent time. Our waiter, Andres, was very knowledgeable and helpful. He recommended the Cherry Pie pinot noir from Stanley Vineyards and we...More
Date of visit: December 2018
Paco V, Owner at Rudy & Paco Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2018
Every day we count our blessings that our business attracts such nice and kind hearted patrons like you. That you would take your time to so generously honor our staff is totally appreciated. We are believers that within each review one gets a glimpse of...More
If you want first class service and delicious well prepared food look no further than this gem on Postoffice Street. The perfect place for before theater dining since the GranD OPera House is right next door. Dress code enforced.
This little restaurant is the best steakhouse in the little town of Galveston. It presents a very warm and cozy atmosphere with great southern hospitality. The food is "top of the line" and the service is very attentive to your every need. This is one...More
Galveston is a community blessed with some of the finest dining venues imaginable and home to a number of "made from scratch" restaurants / cafes that offer incredible tasting, well presented, and served-with-a-smile dishes. Rudy & Paco tops that crowded list of great places to...More
Date of visit: October 2018
Paco V, Owner at Rudy & Paco Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2018
Thank you for both your patronage and for posting such generous comments regarding our business. We work very hard to ensure that we please wonderful customers like you. Thank you for validating that we are accomplishing that goal.
You can bring children if you want to pay for them and if they are well behaved. This is an upscale adult restaurant in a darkened atmosphere and probably not appropriate for children. Its not the seawall type restaurants... More
You can bring children if you want to pay for them and if they are well behaved. This is an upscale adult restaurant in a darkened atmosphere and probably not appropriate for children. Its not the seawall type restaurants visitors are used to. Think romantic and a place to linger