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Gumbo Diner

3602 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-8847
+1 409-769-4232
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“beignets” (150 reviews)
“seafood omelet” (19 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 23:00 Hours
CUISINES
American, Cafe, Seafood, Diner, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
3602 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-8847
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1 - 10 of 574 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Couldn’t decide what we wanted and it was late. Gumbo diner seemed to be one of the only places open on a weekday night past 8. Overall, food was good. Servers were extremely nice. Was during the NBA finals so everyone was very energetic. We...More

Thank lancekoenig
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Gumbo Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We're glad to hear that Lance. We hope that you will come by again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was expecting more home style cooking and authenticity. Pistollettes has nice sauce and flavor but just served on hard beignets - thought it the crawfish was supposed to be stuffed into something else. Ordered a Diner Melt without bread, got a cold slab of American...More

Thank Sancia M
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Gumbo Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for dining with us, Sancia. We appreciate you submitting a review and giving us your feedback. Please let us know if a manager stopped by your table to check on you. - Karla, karla@galvestonrestaurantgroup.com

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a good breakfast at the Gumbo Diner. The service was good and the food was good. I was not impressed with the orange juice which was def the cheap stuff but that is the only thing I thought needed improvement. The price point...More

Thank RyanIsTahl
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Gumbo Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for joining us for breakfast, Ryan! We appreciate the great 4-star rating and the feedback. We hope you'll come see us again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gumbo is fabulous & breakfast with beignets are a must! We ate here for dinner and breakfast during our stay. Great food for either.

Thank KMN-SSB
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Gumbo Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! We hope to see you again real soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really quick stop here for lunch. We were pulling a uhaul soooo the large parking lot was a big determiner for the choice. We ordered the crawfish pistolette for an appetizer. It was PERFECT!!!! There were two of them with tons of ettouffee on top....More

Thank Dixiefamily
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Gumbo Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're happy to hear that you enjoyed yourself. We'll look forward to your next visit to the Island!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After trying to go to several other restaurants that had over an hour wait, we ended up at Gumbo Diner. There was no wait. The food was the best we had on our trip. I am so glad we ended up there! The chicken fried...More

1  Thank amh4624
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Gumbo Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the praise. We hope that you can come back again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went with a large group for dinner. We had 7 exhausted kids in our group and the staff was very patient. They even sang happy birthday to my friends niece and brought her a beignet. My husband got the crawfish étouffée and I got...More

Thank Mrspitts08
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Gumbo Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! We appreciate you taking the time, and we look forwward to your next vist next time you're in Galveston!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The family went here while on vacation and I must say, having had some of the best beignets in Louisiana, these are pretty close in flavor. I ordered the seafood gumbo and it was amazing while my wife had the soft shell crab poboy and...More

Thank Kevin H
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Gumbo Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the praise Kevin. We hope that you will come by again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My son is a picky eater but is always good-to-go for breakfast food. I searched online for a place with good reviews and breakfast all day and lucked into finding Gumbo Diner on Trip Advisor, located just around the corner from our vacation rental. We...More

Thank sarafloat
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Gumbo Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We're glad to hear it! It is always nice to know that we made someone's time on The Island even better. We look forward to your next trip!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beignets are fantastic - bought a dozen to go earlier in the week and came in for sit down breakfast with the family this morning. Eggs, hashbrowns were delicious and our son loved the Belgian waffles. Sam was our waiter and he was fantastic... great...More

Thank David J
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Gumbo Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We're glad to hear that David. We hope that you will come by again soon.

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I posted all the pages of the menu in the photos I posted with my review which are still available to view on Trip Advisor.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 23:00
Saturday
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3602 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-8847
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-769-4232
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