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Willie G's Seafood & Steaks

2100 Harborside Dr, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1656
+1 409-762-3030
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood” (96 reviews)
“shrimp” (90 reviews)
“steak” (48 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2100 Harborside Dr, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1656
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had dinner here on May 19 2018 with my family. Ever place was busy so this was the the restaurant with the shortest wait time in that area. Service was good but the food was some of the worst seafood I have ever had ,...More

Thank Leland C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great spot to grab the WORLD'S BEST bloody mary and great appetizers. The views are great an so is the service!

Thank Katie P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good, leisurely service and table cloths; welcome to Willie G's for a dose of harbor side dining. If you're the venturesome type tending to visit the wild side once in a while, Willie has some seafood dishes that depart from the ordinary fare you expect...More

Thank Grumpyworm
Reviewed 1 week ago

The reason I titled this review the way I did is - my wife loved her lunch, I wish I had ordered something different. But first, everything about this restaurant is welcoming. The decor & ambiance is good, our server was exceptional and the location...More

Thank two-seater
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Granted it was a Saturday night, but the hostess was not particularly helpful, the bartender was slow, and seating took a real long time. Menu looked good, but the seafood came out overcooked.

Thank FrederickBurg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Willie G's has a cheery, bright dining room with some nice light fittings and so we chose to sit inside rather than on the patio. A reasonably extensive menu and an interesting wine list. We started with some excellent margueritas (very strong!) and calamari and...More

Thank AllanJGJ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took in the sights while having happy hour on the patio. Nice environment, great staff. Good cocktail menu and mostly seafood, but well worth the visit.

Thank Brenda C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Waited at the bar which seems to have limited space. But bar staff were good and attentive, it seemed to have a good selection of beers. Oyster starters were dry but good flavour. Steak and seafood were well cooked and waitress staff were sociable and...More

Thank jor8882018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Got reservations for 8pm and arrived at 7:56 and was told we would be called once table was ready so hit the bar 5ft away. Grabbed a few drinks and 10 minutes later the lady we checked in with asked if we were waiting and...More

2  Thank Eli S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After spending a day adventuring around Galveston and neighboring islands, my adventure partner and I wanted some delicious steak and a great setting. We had noticed Willie G's during the Tall Ship Festival a few weeks ago and decided to return for dinner. They are...More

Thank FeralDragon
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5 May 2017|
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Response from Danielle D | Reviewed this property |
The patio is dog friendly.
Shawna E
22 April 2017|
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Response from Tomisine | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure; but I would call them and ask. Too good of a restaurant to pass up!
17 February 2017|
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Response from Bill B | Reviewed this property |
very busy. make reservations. food and service is worth the wait.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2100 Harborside Dr, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1656
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-762-3030
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