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Star Drug Store

510 23rd St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1906
+1 409-766-7719
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (8 reviews)
“pancakes” (28 reviews)
“rueben” (5 reviews)
Open Now
08:30 - 15:00 Hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
510 23rd St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1906
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We slid in right before they stopped taking orders for the day, but they were super nice and accommodating. The food was good and service was speedy. Would definitely visit again.

Thank wallacekd
Reviewed 1 week ago

An historic former drug store with a large diner counter complete with that classic green striped white china, chrome stools and a 30s or 40s feel. Friendly staff with a perfect southern gentleman running the cash...and breakfast was good too.

Thank RobertColette
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had bacon and eggs,,reasonably priced but as tasteless as could be,, only the eggs were ok,, toast burned on one side,,bacon thin and limp,,(I had asked for crisp bacon), it all tasted like it had been cooked in lard,,was just terrible..a big disappointment and...More

Thank Marilyn T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had read that Star Drug Store was a place to stop and step back into time. Yes you stepped back in Time! Did not know it was actually open, but opened the door and was greeted, "only ice cream and shopping". I looked around expecting...More

Thank FRED W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our lunch here. Such a fun location and decor. The food was excellent and the service was fast. I had the 7 salad sampler plate. Satisfied my desire to try everything at once. 😋😋

Thank Peachyohio1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's an interesting place. Kind of like a little museum and you get to eat lunch. The rueben sandwhich was one the best. The tomato soup was unusual, but really good. Fun lunch. Be sure to read the historical fact sheet on your table. Didn't...More

Thank loriw812
Reviewed 4 February 2018

We arrived to the restaurant on a Saturday at 2:20pm and we couldn't even tell they were open due to their blinds being closed. We went in anyways and wanted to order breakfast but they already had breakfast items cleaned up even though they are...More

Thank rbholliday90
Reviewed 4 February 2018

open for lunch only. soda bar in a "drug stoire" like way back when. Great ice cream, malts and burgers.

Thank cissioloomi
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

I had the egg plate and hubby the galvestonian omelette. Both were happy with our food. Nice atmosphere and great service.

Thank Iowajayne
Reviewed 30 January 2018

It was my first time enjoying breakfast inside of a historic pharmacy. Breakfast was great, I took my son while on break from nutcracker. I had the French toast it was very good and he had an omelet, nice portions, service was fast, everyone was...More

Thank Tthetourist
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15 January 2017|
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Response from bjcTx | Reviewed this property |
Lots of street parking. No problem.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 510 23rd St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1906
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-766-7719
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