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Shearn's Seafood and Prime Steaks

7 Hope Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554-8927
+1 409-683-4554
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Steakhouse, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
7 Hope Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554-8927
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Shearn's is the restaurant where we should have gone for top quality beef steaks and outstanding service. We should have known better than to have eaten and Fertitta's over-priced and crappy "THE STEAKHOUSE" at his San Luis Resorts. Lesson learned and remembered.

Thank texashog
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

For my daughter’s 16th birthday we took her to this fabulous restaurant in the 9th floor of the Moody Gardens Hotel. The service was excellent and they treated her like a queen. The mature d’ even gave her a beautiful single red rose. The view...More

Thank Michele P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’m surprised that I’ve been coming to Galveston for years and didn’t know about this place. It’s on the top floor of Moody Gardens hotel. Absolutely the best view on Galveston island and the food rocks. It’s kinda odd how the Moody organization runs it’s...More

Thank CarnivoreGunter_TX
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had cancelled a reservation at another well ranked seafood restaurant to eat here since some elevator patrons we talked with had very positive things to say. We arrived at the appointed time and decided to sit in the lounge area for dinner since our...More

Thank GC50MH56
Franco P, Manager at Shearn's Seafood and Prime Steaks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your very informative yet troubling feedback regarding your recent dinner at Shearn's. I was extremely disappointed to hear of our performance and would like to extend a sincere apology from all of us here at Shearn's. There is never an excuse for...More

Reviewed 5 August 2018

If you want great food, fantastic food and amazing views, this is where you need to eat. Located on the top of the Moody Gardens Hotel, this place is worth every cent. It's not much more expensive than the restaurant downstairs in my opinion. While...More

Thank ScoutFinch59
Reviewed 1 August 2018

This is one of the top two restaurants in the city--the other is Rudy and Pacos. You will not go wrong on either of the two, but they are very different from each other. Shearns is set apart by the magnificent views from the 9th...More

Thank 1234texas
Reviewed 21 July 2018

We celebrated my birthday in this lovely restaurant. As a resident of Galveston County, I was amazed I had never heard of this place. I love good food and Shearn's exceeded my expectations. The lobster bisque was the best I've had since the Ritz Carleton...More

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Reviewed 22 June 2018

Amazing that this place is not often mentioned in lists of "Best Restaurants". Guess not enough tourists go here. It seems to cater to locals who want a very special occasion kind of place and the convention trade at the hotel. This restaurant is truly...More

Thank micro1
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

I was a little apprehensive since I was by myself. I was warmly greeted by the woman working at the front desk. The restaurant is beautiful with wonderful view of the Gulf of Mexico .I found the service to be courteous, professional and prompt. Fortunately...More

Thank frankhoustonTexas
Reviewed 15 June 2018

We've eaten at Shearn's before. The steaks are wonderful and our service is always slow, but good. This time, however, I was horrified at the way we were treated by a staff member. We had reservations for a month in advance and wanted to bring...More

Thank Leisadn
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15 March 2017|
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Response from MoodyGardensHotel | Property representative |
Greetings miguelmfmarrero, Shearn's Seafood & Prime Steaks is located on the 9th floor of Moody Gardens Hotel, Spa and Convention Center. Shearn's offers breathtaking views of the Island. Reservations are suggested. Best... More
5 June 2016|
Response from Pam W | Reviewed this property |
You could dress up but we didn't and were completely comfortable in our travel clothes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, View
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Hope Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554-8927 (Formerly Shearn's Restaurant and Lounge)
    (Jones Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-683-4554
Shearn's Seafood and Prime Steaks is one of only 11 Houston/Galveston area restaurants to receive AAA’s Four Diamond Award of Excellence and has done so each year since 2004. Located on the ninth floor, Shearn's Seafood and Prime Steaks is Galveston's finest restaurant unsurpassed both in cuisine and service with an upscale ambiance. Local Galvestonians flock to this Island oasis (link to Activities & Attractions page) to enjoy the signature dishes of Urs Schmid including his Shrimp Dejong and Lobster Bisque. Open Tuesday through Saturday for Dinner. Dressy Casual attire required. No jeans, shorts, swimwear, cutoffs, tank tops or hats allowed in the dining area. Collared shirts and sandals are acceptable.Shearn's Lounge is the perfect setting for afternoon and evening cocktails surrounded by truly spectacular views of the stunning Pyramids of Moody Gardens and the sunsets over Galveston Bay. Open Tuesday through Saturday in the afternoons. Dressy Casual Attire.
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