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The Galley Restaurant

Mystic Seaport, Mystic, CT
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  • Excellent10%
  • Very good49%
  • Average23%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible13%
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“lobster roll” (3 reviews)
“burger” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood
€€ - €€€
Mystic Seaport, Mystic, CT
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were surprised to find such reasonably priced entrees at this on site restaurant in the Mystic Seaport Museum. Fish & Chips were excellent and they have a nice big dining area indoors out of the hot sun.

Thank K2skimom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First meal was the Fish & Chips-one big slice of haddock, French Fries, a bag of Cape Cod Kettle potato chips. Entire meal was served very hot, with only small bites eaten at beginning of meal. Second meal was the Fried Shrimp Basket. This was...More

Thank Jack L
Reviewed 18 April 2018

We had the Clam Chowder which was the best I've had since the boardwalk at Santa Cruz, California. Simple eatery with not alot of frill...........just good food. Highly recommend a bowl to warm you up on cold days.

Thank trojan77
Reviewed 2 July 2017

I have eaten at The Galley at both my visits to Mystic Seaport. Out of the four restaurants on the Seaport grounds it is both the cheapest and the easiest to squeeze into an activity-packed day. The food is a combination of your typical museum...More

1  Thank Melanie H
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

I had some really good clam chowder at the galley ... washed it down with a Mystic Seaport craft beer ... worked for me ... great outdoor seating and huge inside area

Thank mike g
Reviewed 15 April 2017

whenever i go to mystic sea port, i have lunch here. i recommend the chicken fingers with honey mustard. you get alot, and it comes with french fries. you get a lot of french fries, sometimes i cant eat them all. again it is real...More

Thank Kris W
Reviewed 16 December 2016

There were only 2 places really to have a proper sit-down meal at the Seaport so we opted for here. Quick service despite being the height of the lunch service. It's mainly fast food and fried stuff and seafood abounds. Tons of seating inside and...More

Thank The_Concierge_8
Reviewed 28 October 2016

We were hungry after walking around Mystic Seaport nearly 3 hours. Stopped in at the Galley. We both ordered the clam strip meal. Arrived quickly and was really quite good. I would eat here again. It's cafeteria style. You order and later pick up food....More

1  Thank Snickers444
Reviewed 17 October 2016

The food was decent, service was fast, and it was a reasonable price. I really enjoyed the fried clams and my kids gobbled down the hot dogs. No complaints and very convenient when spending the day at the Seaport.

Thank Susieq4187
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

The Galley Restaurant is a popular priced restaurant where you order at the counter and eat in a dining hall. The decor is basic but the food is good. The Lobster Roll was huge and delicious. The Fish and Chips were fresh. The Fried Shrimp...More

Thank Sean T
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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mystic Seaport, Mystic, CT
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic
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