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Cafe Michael Burger

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11150 Termini San Luis Pass Rd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554-8777
+1 409-740-3639
11:00 - 21:00
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Fri - Sun 11:00 - 21:00
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Every trip we've taken to Galveston includes a visit to this place. It has some of the best burgers and an awesome outdoor seating area.

Thank Amber H
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142 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After my half marathon in serious need of some food outside with a nice seaview. Bar opposite woodys does not serve food so we tried this place. I had a Reuben sandwich ,sweet potato fries and a shiner. Wife had wiener schnitzel (veal in bread crumb ) and salad and a corona. Good value at $35 , nice view and... More 

Thank Stevey1631
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51 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place in the ocean breeze. Freshly made burgers and great grilled cheese. Love the curly fries! One of our favorite haunts and is convenient to the west side of the island. Happy campers

Thank Bgdg1962
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of the few places out near the west side of the island. All of the burgers I have tried have been excellent. They have a nice deck to eat on so you can look out over the ocean. Prices are quite reasonable as well.

Thank Steven H
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

This place is a must everytime we visit! My favorite is the Jamaica beach burger, the onion rings are awesome! Great atmosphere and view too!

Thank Amy J
Grafton, North Dakota, United States
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37 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Laid back atmosphere, can eat in or outside. Quick service. Huge burgers. Delicious. Many types to choose from. Also German food-have to try it next trip.

Thank Rosemary S
Arlington, Texas
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93 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 217 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

This is a great place for a beach lunch. Not fussy and with no dress code, you can go there right from the beach, sand and all and have a frosty beer or root beer. Their hamburgers are thick and juicy and they have big fat hot dogs with German Kraut and dark mustard which are great. The potato salad... More 

Thank boilinginTexas
galveston, texas
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

I drive clear across Galveston Island for one of these great burgers! From the East to the west theres nothing better! I rate a great burger by how many napkins it takes to eat it....this is a 9 napkin burger! The buns are so fresh, purple onion & tomatoe, lettuce pickles...OMG my mouth is watering....do yourself a favor...go to cafe... More 

1 Thank marcy_hanson
Houston, Texas
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Michaels is a great little burger place west of the busy sea wall with a view of the Gulf. The patio is breezy and comfortable or plenty of cool AC on the inside. The hamburgers are meaty, veggies are fresh, all on top a toasted bun. The fries and onion rings were hot and crisp with adequate portions. Friendly staff,... More 

Thank Susan M
Houston, Texas
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We have been going to Cafe Michael Burger since we discovered them in 2009. A must stop anytime we are in Galveston! The absolute best burgers you will ever eat, staff is always great and sea breeze ever present.

1 Thank BabaJohn

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats, View
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11150 Termini San Luis Pass Rd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554-8777
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-740-3639

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?