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Mosquito Cafe

628 14th St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-5004
+1 409-763-1010
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (44 reviews)
“turkey chili” (22 reviews)
“napa salad” (20 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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628 14th St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-5004
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went here due to the great reviews. When we showed up there was a big line but we stuck it out and it was completely worth it! Great selection for lunch food. All sauces are in house made and delicious. Great character inside, with...More

Thank Stene1819
Reviewed 3 days ago

The best food we had during our stay! The menu is very creative and everything in our group of 6 was great. Turkey burgers are the best we have had, the regular burgers are gigantic, and the "almost Ruben" was very good. Deserts looked great...More

Thank lenr694
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a rather small restaurant with a large variety of offerings. You order at the counter and then your food is prepared and brought to you. My husband and I both had the Fish du Jour which was grilled redfish with a mango salsa....More

Thank Bluebonnet2009
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went for breakfast had the shrimp and grits breakfast bowl: very generous portion, perfect combination of flavors. Also my son had the pancakes: "best he's ever had" (: It offers a combination of traditional breakfast items & some with a twist (on the healthy...More

Thank atarstica
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place was phenomenal for breakfast! We had the breakfast bowl and the shrimp and grits with eggs. The food was cooked and seasoned to perfection. The staff and service was super and my wife said they made the best tea she's had in a...More

Thank dandangopokes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stop by here for lunch every time I am in Galveston. Love the food, the atmosphere, and the staff are great.

Thank Greta O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My fiancé and I decided to try this place out after a friend had recommended it to us. The experience was fabulous. We were able to enjoy a calm relaxing breakfast outside and enjoy some great food.

Thank Bryan N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is unique to Galveston! It has indoor and outdoor seating. The food options are wonderful! They have delicious fresh food that is cooked almost anyway but fried. Their salads and pasta bowls are so creative and tasty! I love visiting this place in...More

Thank Amy L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food here is always good but on busy Galveston weekends expect to wait forever. You order at a counter and then your food is delivered to your table. I will never understand why there is only one person with on register, especially during busy...More

Thank Katie1876
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great place for breakfast or lunch. It is located in a charming historic neighborhood. Be sure to try their samba sauce. It was delicious. Fyi, you order at the counter and the food is delivered to your table. While it gets crowded...More

Thank katrina50
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Jennifer R
Do you have a playscape or area for kids to play?
24 July 2016|
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Response from Roger H | Reviewed this property |
When we were there in March, there wasn't a play area for kids. Just indoor seating and a patio outside in the back for seating as well.
Is this restaurant Dog Friendly on the patio?
26 June 2016|
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Response from TexanKansan | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There were several dogs on the patio. They provided water in a bowl for the dogs.
Is there any remodeling going on the week of March 8-15?
16 June 2015|
Response from James C | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. We try to do our remodeling at the end of August/beginning of September every year, never in March. We're not certain but those dates may be during our local spring break, which is a wonderful... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 628 14th St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-5004
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-763-1010
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