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Flying Dutchman Restaurant & Oyster Bar

) #7 of 58 Restaurants in Kemah €€ - €€€ American, , Seafood
#9 Kemah Boardwalk, Kemah, TX 77565-7901
+1 281-334-7575
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good31%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“oysters” (38 reviews)
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11:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Bar, Seafood
€€ - €€€
#9 Kemah Boardwalk, Kemah, TX 77565-7901
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been searching without success for a fish sandwich as good as the fish sandwich I ate years ago at a seafood place Winnie, Texas (if you know Winnie TX, you know the place I'm talking about).. Finally, after all these years of bad...More

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Miles and Miles made the dining experience!! His caring and concern for 5 new persons visiting Kemeh for the first time and his menu advice and TLC to ensure our 5,7&9 yr old were happy with food and drink refills etc He was terrific. Also...More

Thank henry k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The quality of the food was not good--I ordered a baked potato and only got 1/2--who does that? Everything tasted like Sysco...restaurant seemed dirty. No bread service with salad/food.

Thank ZinnHouston
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

The Flying Dutchman is our go to, favorite restaurant in Kemah. Some may shy away as it's part of the Landry's Group/Chain but if they do they're missing out. The food is always consistent and always very good. Most tables have a great view of...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Service staff at lunch on Friday was not well trained, but both food and drinks were truly subpar. The specialty bar drinks were overly sweet, and we could not detect the alcohol. My shrimp salad was so mediocre that it wasn't worth eating. No bread...More

Thank Troy B
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The wait staff was fine, the food was the issue. I had the Crab Cakes and Crawfish Etoufe. There was a lot of crab in the crab cakes which was nice. My wife had Butterflied Shrimp with french fries. The problem was that the food...More

Thank HenBeck
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This is one of the best local seafood restaurants in the Kemah area. Great location on the Kemah Boardwalk overlooking Galveston Bay and the Seabrook & Kemah Channel. The food is excellent, service outstanding and the overall value is excellent.

Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

This is located in the Kemah Boardwalk area. We had several appetizers and drinks, including the seafood stuffed jalapeno (they are large enough to cut in half). We ordered a rum and Baileys drink that was out of this world. We also ordered a non-alcholic...More

Thank Dana M
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Flying Dutchman is one of the old remaining restaurants left on the Kemah waterfront. Although is has been bought out by the developer (TF), its name and reputation continues. Great views of boats heading in and out of Galveston Bay. The others have been taken...More

Thank Buck W
Reviewed 22 June 2017

I will start off by saying that the service here was fabulous! The only problem was that we came here for oysters and they weren't great! The best oysters were those we had recommended that weren't actually on the menu but the other 2 serves...More

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Lauren J
7 June 2017|
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Response from Wadester2u | Reviewed this property |
The happy hour is M-F, 3pm to 7pm. Most of the drinks drop to half-price, so it's a great deal. Plus where else can you enjoy such a relaxing view of the Kemah channel\Galveston Bay while having some great oysters and a... More
4 August 2016|
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Response from konikowski | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do also have outside seating by the water also.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, 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: #9 Kemah Boardwalk, Kemah, TX 77565-7901
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Kemah
  • Phone Number: +1 281-334-7575
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