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Bubba Gump Shrimp Co

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2501 Seawall Blvd, Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7955
+1 409-766-4952
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Spicewood, Texas
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The atmosphere was awesome, sitting on the boardwalk over the ocean. However, the food was pretty ordinary. The shrimp didn't taste fresh and the seasoning was fairly plain. As we looked out the window to look out at the ocean, a wharf rat ran by on the boardwalk--that pretty well ruined my appetite!

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Thank travelingcr
Lubbock, Texas
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56 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had my hopes up high only to be disappointed. Bubba's was not crowded but could not get food out of kitchen. Appetizers arrived 40 minutes after our order was placed. Main dish arrived 30 minutes after that only to have it wrong. Food was average at best. As a Landry's Select Member, I know you are better that's this.

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Dallas, Texas
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was good, but my etouffee wasn't enough to even be consider an appetizer. It had good flavor but just no substance. Didn't even come with bread or a salad. I had to order a hamburger afterwards. Plus both orders took forever and they wasn't even all that busy. Staff was good and checked on us frequently, but I think... More 

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Jacksonville TX
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101 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Exactly what I was expecting. Being a fan of the movie and having never been there, we decided to give it a try. It wasnt bad, it wasnt great. Food and service average.

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Hawthorne, California
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57 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always a pleasure to lunch at BG's from San Diego to Miami. Seso wine was a surprise treat. Keep up the good food, good service, and fun atmosphere. We'll be back.

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Thank eacollinsjr
Houston, Texas, USA
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49 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Bubba Gumps are always fun and my kids love it. We are fans of the movie and enjoy the trivia and the decorations. The food is decent for the price. The price is about what you expect to pay in a place of the kind. Over all, a 4 out of 5.

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Thank BenuAl
Edmonton
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62 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the fourth Bubba Gump Shrimp Co restaurant we've visited and hands down the absolute best! The view overlooking the sea was exceptional, the server was attentive and engaging, and the food was great. We enjoyed the shrimp, crab, salad and a burger and every meal was very good. The fruity drinks were also to die-for in the hot... More 

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El Dorado, Kansas
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was good but a bit pricey. Atmosphere was fun. Staff was friendly. Quick service. My family had a good time.

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Thank Carrie B
Differdange, Luxembourg
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food wasn't really hot and fries were kinda old. Service was very average, loud and rushed us out at 9 p.m. Should rather sell t-shirts than shrimps.

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Nacogdoches, Texas
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My fiancé and I went on a date to Bubba Gump Shrimp Co for the first time on Thursday. The service was quite good and the food was decent, but everything was very overpriced. I had one beer and we had one appetizer and two mains and it cost us nearly $100

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2501 Seawall Blvd, Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7955
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-766-4952

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?