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Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.

2501 Seawall Blvd, Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7955
+1 409-766-4952
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good26%
  • Average22%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
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“coconut shrimp” (27 reviews)
“hush puppies” (23 reviews)
“fries” (38 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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2501 Seawall Blvd, Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7955
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

First of all, if you are a fan of the movie Forrest Gump, this place is a no brainer. Second, it sits right on the corner of Pleasure Point which is a arcade environment for friends, family, or a date. Lots to do after eating....More

Thank Jason C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We tried out Bubba Gumps as we were headed to the Pleasure Pier for the evening. After a wait of a little over 30 minutes, we received our text message that our table was ready. While the food was a little pricey, it was hot...More

Thank EMSchick312
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

had the greatest time before and after dinner. food was good... waitstaff awesome. Our waitress Camellia was one of the best waitresses we EVER had anywhere. She only worked there a couple of months. She knew the menu perfectly, made suggestions, kept checking on us....More

Thank Uschi B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was busy on Easter Sunday so we left our name with the assistant and she texted us when a table was ready, she was very friendly. The place was packed but we got a table outside so we could see the ocean. Christian was...More

Thank CalgaryVisitor154913
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

An enjoyable family meal with the high standards of service you would expect. My children loved the little boats their food was served in and insisted on taking them home!

Thank Viklk
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

I had eaten at one before and loved it, but this was not up to par. This was over priced in my opinion for food that was fair. I had gotten a corona Rita before being seated and waiter would not add to ticket I...More

Thank Rhoda J
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Love the decor. Our waitress was new and just moved here from ND. She was fun and efficient. We even knew all the answers to the trivia questions. We split a cesar salad which was great. We also split Jenny's Catch with potatoes and spinach...More

Thank Donnabug22
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

My wife and I wanted seafood so we stopped in here. We both really like the gift shop, we bought T-shirts. We were seated in a booth close to the bar but away from the windows, a nice view. It did take a while before...More

Thank waytolong50
Reviewed 9 April 2018

A long wait to get a table on a Monday for lunch when most of the restaurant was empty. Food took long as well and was just OK. Food was meh, service was meh. Hit up one of the non-chain establishments for some fresh seafood...More

Thank Wendy C
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

We gave our name and phone to the woman of the rececration, and she said there was a waiting list of 30-40 minutes. We took 1 hour and 20 minutes waiting. We were about to leave ... when we were called. And when we finally...More

Thank 209Viajantes
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Stefanie R
5 March 2018|
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Response from John2Mary | Reviewed this property |
Parking is $10 in lot across Seawall Blvd. but free if you eat at Bubba Gumps on Pleasure Pier.
16 August 2017|
Response from Sadie D | Reviewed this property |
give them a call and there is a system they put ur phone number on the list and they text u when your table is ready
Stephanie D
19 July 2017|
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Response from Kim L | Reviewed this property |
No you do not. Restaurant is outside the the pier activities
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
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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