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Fish Tales

2502 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7956
+1 409-762-8545
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good33%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“shrimp kisses” (79 reviews)
“seafood” (120 reviews)
“clam chowder” (13 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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2502 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7956
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Stopped in for and early lunch on a Saturday. Plenty of seating. Choose to sit outside on patio. Staff was very friendly. Service was fast. Food was great. Big portions. I did not finish all of mine and my daughter (6) was unable to finish...More

Thank michellehouse
Reviewed 4 days ago

The waiter was slow. Didn't seem to be very interested in being there and was not friendly. We had a grilled fish salad it was so so I asked for ranch salad dressing and he brought it w ell after I finished eating. He never...More

Thank 920cherieb
Reviewed 5 days ago

Service was slow. They seemed to have a problem that night keeping up with tables. Food was okay but not great.

Thank NDKate
Reviewed 6 days ago

The view from the top deck was pleasant. Service was too quick.We got no cutlery, for example. Food was OK, but expensive. Basically a rip off. Michael, Nottingham.

Thank mjcrolla
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went with a group of 11 girls for a "kid-free" weekend and it was nice to get away. The waitress was very helpful and did not seem flustered by our large group. I split the special of the day, and she was okay with...More

Thank bcliles13
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is located right across the street from the Pleasure Pier. Our family was able to get a table on the patio overlooking the Pleasure Pier and had a great water view. We enjoyed drinks, seafood salads and fried shrimp poor boys. Our waiter...More

Thank Tamara G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We havent been here in a while so we went for a family birthday celebration. Seating was a 30 minute wait but to be expected on a Saturday night. The staff were amazing and our waiter was fantastic. Our drinks and appitizers came out quick,...More

Thank Netters68
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The wait time is horrendously long....but that's because the food is excellent. Even though Bubba Gump Shrimp is right across the street, Fish Tales is worth the wait.

Thank Janet R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The waiter was slow as Christmas but the food was good, they ran out of ice cream which was odd. The food was good as well.

Thank Christie P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Leaving with sad faces on the family. Gumbo was a Gumb-no (I make 10x better at home) kids burgers were microwaved. Seriously??? Ordered the mac daddy appetizer($25) was zero presentation and very skimpy. The service was iffy. I was excited for our pre cruise dinner...More

Thank Lesley J
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Louise M
19 July 2017|
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Response from TravellingPam | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure you could select from a nice variety of salads!
Juanita R
13 March 2017|
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Response from jerrymiles | Reviewed this property |
no buffet
29 January 2017|
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Response from Pauline A | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure,
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2502 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7956
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-762-8545
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