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Shearn's Seafood and Prime Steaks

7 Hope Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554-8927
+1 409-683-4554
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  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“lobster bisque” (19 reviews)
“filet” (13 reviews)
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Steakhouse, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
7 Hope Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554-8927
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was visiting from California and we went here for drinks, dinner & viewing of sunset. This is the lounge at the 9th floor, not the lobby bar. It was beautiful and the food was surprisingly good! Our bartender, Michele G., was really friendly &...More

Thank Jennifer R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Shearns is in Moody Gardens Hotel on the 9th Floor. It has spectacular view of the Moody Gardens Pyramids. The bar area has magnificent sunset views and Offats Bayou. Shearn's signature lobster bisque with a dash of sherry is fabulous. Fish is always fresh and...More

Thank loweplaces
Franco P, Manager at Shearn's Seafood and Prime Steaks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear loweplaces, I wanted to take a moment to thank you for your recent visit with us here at Shearn's. I was happy to hear how much you enjoyed our food and service as well as the wonderful sunset view while you were here. We...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing virws, amazing food and great service... And the prices are totally average! You'll pay the same, in other restaurants without as great views or service

Thank 125Annie
Reviewed 13 January 2018

Resturant Week in Galveston. Each year at this time is Resturant Week in Galveston. 13 of us had dinner last night and as always, were were not disappointed. Since we were a large group, the Chef sent out a special appetizer for each of us....More

Thank Emklimenko
Franco P, Manager at Shearn's Seafood and Prime Steaks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review about Shearn's Restaurant.I would also like to thank you for participating in Galveston Restaurant Week, which is such a good benefit supporting the Galveston Food Bank. We look forward to serving you in the future. Best Regards Franco Perez

Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Appetizer: Hatch Chile Crab Cake And shrimp cocktail Soup: 2 had the lobster bisque and another had the red pepper soup (this has shrimp in it). I can’t recommend the lobster bisque enough. It was out of this world. Main course: 8oz. Fillet, that nights...More

Thank Hailee H
Reviewed 11 January 2018

30th anniversary, have been wanting to try Shearn's, so we did. Every restaurant in Galveston and Houston just moved back one spot. Service and food are as good as the Steakhouse at the San Luis or Rudy and Paco's or Number 13, But the view,...More

Thank dgroves11
Reviewed 9 January 2018

We stayed at Moody Gardens this weekend for a cheer competition. We had dinner at Shearn's. It was excellent! The food was fantastic and the service was outstanding! We would definitely eat there again.

Thank rosecharpentier
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Thanksgiving 2017 for us here was beyond our expectations! We are world foodie travelers from Queen Creek, AZ.I have to say thier filet with foie gras on top was the best steak me and my wife had ever had! All of the staff was top...More

Thank David L
Franco P, General Manager at Shearn's Seafood and Prime Steaks, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

Dear David L, Thank you for your review about your recent visit with us at Shearn's. I was really happy to hear how much you enjoyed the food as well as the service with your server Damian. I would have to say you picked the...More

Reviewed 12 November 2017

I wanted to have a romantic birthday dinner with my girlfriend on the Island, asked around from those that should know, and everyone had the same advice...take her to Shearn's. I made reservations early, then stopped by the night before to get a lay of...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2017

Six went to highly recommended Shearns in Moody Gardens Saturday night for a multiple birthday celebration planned since August. Three ordered lamb. Big mistake, the chef did not know how to select the lam or prepare it. It was very tough and chewy. The waitstaff...More

1  Thank Tzryl
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14 March 2017|
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Response from MoodyGardensHotel | Property representative |
Greetings miguelmfmarrero, Shearn's Seafood & Prime Steaks is located on the 9th floor of Moody Gardens Hotel, Spa and Convention Center. Shearn's offers breathtaking views of the Island. Reservations are suggested. Best... More
5 June 2016|
Response from Pam W | Reviewed this property |
You could dress up but we didn't and were completely comfortable in our travel clothes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Hope Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554-8927 (Formerly Shearn's Restaurant and Lounge)
    (Jones Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-683-4554
Shearn's Seafood and Prime Steaks is one of only 11 Houston/Galveston area restaurants to receive AAA’s Four Diamond Award of Excellence and has done so each year since 2004. Located on the ninth floor, Shearn's Seafood and Prime Steaks is Galveston's finest restaurant unsurpassed both in cuisine and service with an upscale ambiance. Local Galvestonians flock to this Island oasis (link to Activities & Attractions page) to enjoy the signature dishes of Urs Schmid including his Shrimp Dejong and Lobster Bisque. Open Tuesday through Saturday for Dinner. Dressy Casual attire required. No jeans, shorts, swimwear, cutoffs, tank tops or hats allowed in the dining area. Collared shirts and sandals are acceptable.Shearn's Lounge is the perfect setting for afternoon and evening cocktails surrounded by truly spectacular views of the stunning Pyramids of Moody Gardens and the sunsets over Galveston Bay. Open Tuesday through Saturday in the afternoons. Dressy Casual Attire.
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