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Olympia the Grill at Pier 21

100 21st Street, Harbor House Hotel, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550
+1 409-765-0021
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (37 reviews)
“greek salad” (77 reviews)
“saganaki” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, International, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
100 21st Street, Harbor House Hotel, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550
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1 - 10 of 908 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Love evenings outside. Sundown usually has a taps player. Dolphin swimming and great food. My husband and I share the seafood platter.

Thank Marilyn T
Reviewed 2 days ago

We landed here after a failed attempt to find vegan options at another place. We were tired, hungry and timid. Happily our vegan had an excellent falafel plate. My wife had crab balls (ok) and I had the small gyro plate (excellent). The service was...More

Thank Katherine H
Olympia_Grill, Manager at Olympia the Grill at Pier 21, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you, Katherine, for the positive feedback! We're glad you enjoyed our menu selection, and we appreciate you letting us know what items were not your favorite so we can work to perfect them. We hope to have you back again soon!

Reviewed 2 days ago

Matt was a very attentive waiter. He was friendly and yet still professional. My husband and I enjoyed talking with Matt. The Olympia Grill at Pier 21 is our "go to" spot. Whenever we're in Galveston we always stop by the Olympia for a cold...More

Thank danaherrington
Olympia_Grill, Manager at Olympia the Grill at Pier 21, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for the great feedback! We're glad you enjoy your visits with us and we can't wait to have you back!

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautiful setting on the water, fantastic view. Menu features mixture of America surf and turf, as well as Greek dishes. Food was pretty good, nothing stellar, but nothing terrible either. The service was another matter. We arrived during a slow time, but had to argue...More

Thank Marsha B
Olympia_Grill, Manager at Olympia the Grill at Pier 21, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Marsha, thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback. I'm sorry to hear about your service. I assure you this is not standard or acceptable at our restaurant, and we will keep your feedback in mind as we work to perfect our service...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

Eric garcia was our server. He made the experiece fantastic. I had the moussaka small portion, it was fantastic. Thanks eric. See you next month.!!

Thank denise4307
Olympia_Grill, Manager at Olympia the Grill at Pier 21, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much, Denise, for the great feedback. We're glad you enjoyed your visit, make sure to request Eric next time you're here!

Reviewed 3 days ago

As travelers limited to places we can visit with our third family member we discovered the Olympia Grill at Pier 21. Of course we had to eat on the deck but many would choose this space due to the harbor activity all around you. Both...More

Thank Frank A
Olympia_Grill, Manager at Olympia the Grill at Pier 21, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much, Frank! We work hard to provide great food and service here at Olympia, and it's great to hear feedback like yours. We will keep working hard to provide great experiences, and we're happy to know you'll be joining us again, we...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Came here with a big party since we had extra family in town and it was great. The weather was lovely so we sat outside where we enjoyed a delicious meal together.

Thank Daniela K
Olympia_Grill, Manager at Olympia the Grill at Pier 21, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you, Daniela! We appreciate the great feedback and we hope to have you and the family back again soon.

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is one of our favorite spots to visit in Galveston! Great food and service. Loved out waitress Alena.

Thank Parker H
Olympia_Grill, Manager at Olympia the Grill at Pier 21, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much, Parker! We appreciate your feedback, and we're happy you mentioned your great service by Alena, I'll pass the gratitude along to her as well.

Reviewed 6 days ago

Our birthday luncheon party of 20 guests were toasty hot outside but DeMarco (I hope I got his name correct!!!) kept the beverage glasses constantly filled, attended to our various requests, answered plenty of questions and had no qualms when some guests needed to seek...More

Thank Laura O
Olympia_Grill, Manager at Olympia the Grill at Pier 21, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Laura, thank you so much for the great feedback! We're so happy to hear that all your guests, particularly the honorees, were pleased with your luncheon, and we're glad DeMarco was able to contribute to that experience! We hope to have you back soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a very pleasurable experience here. Our waiter Eric was extremely kind, recommended dishes for us, checked up on us often, and even recommended things to do in Galveston. I felt very well taken care of at this restaurant. I would recommend it to...More

Thank Chelsea J
Olympia_Grill, Manager at Olympia the Grill at Pier 21, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you, Chelsea, for the great feedback! We're glad you enjoyed your visit, and happy to hear that Eric contributed to your experience as much as he did. We hope to have you back soon, make sure to request Eric as your server when you're...More

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linda w
16 November 2017|
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Response from Bugsey829 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure if they have one.
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dkblooms
22 January 2017|
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Response from Jim C | Reviewed this property |
Never tried it. Sound great though doesn't it?
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Paul J
17 November 2016|
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Response from FrederickBurg | Reviewed this property |
The Pier 21 Parking Lot is right in front of Pier and the Restaurant. You just need to ask the restaurant to validate your parking slip. The validation, as I recall is good for three hours.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$35
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 21st Street, Harbor House Hotel, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-765-0021
  • E-mail
Description
Located on a working harbor with a great view of vessels going up and down the channel and dolphins frolicking in the bay. The best seafood and view of the sunset in Galveston. We offer private dining for between 10 and 300, and have accommodated many large functions such as the Commemoration of the USS Fort Worth, many weddings, bachelorette parties and rehearsal dinners. We are also within easy walking distance of the Strand on Pier 21.
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