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Stingaree Restaurant & Bar

1295 Stingaree Rd, Crystal Beach, TX 77650
+1 409-684-2731
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“crab” (34 reviews)
“seafood” (75 reviews)
“jamaican jerk” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood
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1295 Stingaree Rd, Crystal Beach, TX 77650
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staying in Galveston, TX and wanted to eat at a great local seafood restaurant. Stingaree was recommended and we were not disappointed! Fried, broiled, grilled, or steamed, it was all great. We had a nice, free, ferry ride too.

Thank George J
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have heard so much about this place, its been there for years. Finally had an opportunity to go on a Friday afternoon. Very few patrons so we scored a window seat, the view is great. Saw several barges pass each other, so cool. The...More

Thank Patty H
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Enjoyed a great view of the Inter coastal Canal and East Bay. Food was good and plentiful and the appetizer.

Thank FRED W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Traveling through and stopped in for lunch. These people take pride in this place. Service was great and the food, amazing! The oysters were better than any I have had in a long while.

Thank kathycalvert
Reviewed 12 February 2018

The place was packed! I was worried! No worries, quick professional service, great food! Try the stuffed avocado- crab, or shrimp, or one of each! Chicken fried chicken or steak is lightly breaded. - delish! Delightful handmade appetizers, beans, boudin balls, fried cheese, green beans....More

Thank patsyplq
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Heard from the locals that this was the place to go... food was good but not what I expected especially being on the coast and they were out of a lot of items. Our waitress was hateful and inattentive for the entirety of the visit....More

Thank blc00k
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We stopped in on a cold rainy afternoon. I ordered the Gumbo. My spouse, Grilled Shrimp. The Gumbo... OH MAN, what a roux! I would have liked a bit more rice but that was some Good Gumbo. The Grilled Shrimp, nice large juicy shrimp left...More

Thank cbeehn
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Various members of my family have had houses on Bolivar since before I was born, and I have one now. Stingaree has been around as long as I can remember. It's my go-to place for seafood when I'm there. Since I've been to it so...More

Thank Amy E
Reviewed 22 January 2018

The seafood at this restaurant is the best. From the fish, oysters, crab, shrimp, gumbo, boudin, The desert of Bread Pudding can not be beat. But the seafood at the Stingaree is worth the drive from Houston to Galveston and then across the Ferry over...More

Thank 67arthure
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

It had been awhile, so we thought would give Stingaree another try. In the summer is packed with a wait, so we were excited to see the parking lot less than half full...hoping that meant not busy at about 7pm on a January Saturday. We...More

1  Thank txgirl049
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Response from Jeff D | Reviewed this property |
I would go with Cobbs Rentals.
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Response from P-n-DTravelinDuo | Reviewed this property |
Here's there phone number, it would be wise to call and inquire; they are currently undergoing a management change over the last few months and they may have not decided yet on the winter hours......409-684-2731
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1295 Stingaree Rd, Crystal Beach, TX 77650
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Crystal Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 409-684-2731
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