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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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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“lobster bisque” (19 reviews)
“chateaubriand” (8 reviews)
“filet” (15 reviews)
Steakhouse, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
7 Hope Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554-8927
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want great food, fantastic food and amazing views, this is where you need to eat. Located on the top of the Moody Gardens Hotel, this place is worth every cent. It's not much more expensive than the restaurant downstairs in my opinion. While...More

Thank ScoutFinch59
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the top two restaurants in the city--the other is Rudy and Pacos. You will not go wrong on either of the two, but they are very different from each other. Shearns is set apart by the magnificent views from the 9th...More

Thank 1234texas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We celebrated my birthday in this lovely restaurant. As a resident of Galveston County, I was amazed I had never heard of this place. I love good food and Shearn's exceeded my expectations. The lobster bisque was the best I've had since the Ritz Carleton...More

1  Thank Suzanne l
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Amazing that this place is not often mentioned in lists of "Best Restaurants". Guess not enough tourists go here. It seems to cater to locals who want a very special occasion kind of place and the convention trade at the hotel. This restaurant is truly...More

Thank micro1
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

I was a little apprehensive since I was by myself. I was warmly greeted by the woman working at the front desk. The restaurant is beautiful with wonderful view of the Gulf of Mexico .I found the service to be courteous, professional and prompt. Fortunately...More

Thank frankhoustonTexas
Reviewed 14 June 2018

We've eaten at Shearn's before. The steaks are wonderful and our service is always slow, but good. This time, however, I was horrified at the way we were treated by a staff member. We had reservations for a month in advance and wanted to bring...More

Thank Leisadn
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Shearn’s never disappoints. The food and service were amazing. If you give it a try make sure to order the escargot.

Thank james s
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

While in Houston for business my girlfriend and I recently traveled down to Galveston for an evening and searched for a restaurant to have dinner at. Based on reviews we picked Shearn’s. As it turned out there is the main restaurant and then across the...More

Thank Dep_Rabbit
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

We stayed at Moody Gardens Hotel and Spa, and decided to eat at Shearn’s due to the great reviews online. This restaurant is on the ninth floor of the hotel, what a fantastic view. The setting couldn’t be more beautiful. However, the food and service...More

2  Thank Danita G
Franco P, Manager at Shearn's Seafood and Prime Steaks, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Dear Danita G Thank you for your very informative and troubling feedback regarding your recent dinner at Shearn's.There is never an excuse for bad food quality and slow service. Please except my most sincere apology on behalf of all of us here at Shearn's Restaurant....More

Reviewed 1 April 2018

The bartender, Crystal, was fantastic! She was very knowledgable about the dishes, knew exactly what to recommend, and the food was fabulous!

Thank ElonKaiser
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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
View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, 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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