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1528 Avenue L, corner of 16th street and Avenue L, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-6020
+1 409-770-0500
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“french toast” (38 reviews)
“sandwiches” (23 reviews)
“pancakes” (21 reviews)
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Diner, American, Cafe, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
1528 Avenue L, corner of 16th street and Avenue L, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-6020
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We all had omelettes and everything was awesome. Friendly staff. Great decor and hometown feel. We will definitely be back.

Thank Bugradle
Kathryne K, General Manager at ShyKatZ, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are so blessed to have been able to serve you ♡ We will look forward to seeing you again. Let us know you have returned we would love to know you are back. You are always welcome home with us♡♡♡

Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Went for lunch. Sandwiches were good. A little surprised that to add fries and a drink was +$5. VERY quaint atmosphere, cute. Would recommend.

Thank LT_Dallas
Reviewed 4 September 2018

We found ShyKatZ while travelling around Texas. It had a lot of recommendations so we thought we'd give it a go. It was so good we went for breakfast on the 2 days we spent in Galveston. The staff were friendly and efficient, the food...More

Thank L0rraineisSh0rt
Kathryne K, General Manager at ShyKatZ, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Thank you so much for visiting us! We are excited to see you next time♡many blessings

Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

This restaurant came highly recommended by a friend of mine. It did not disappoint. My wife had the fluffiest veggie omelette ever. We noticed two doctors and some healthy runners there. Evidently you can get some good healthy food there. I had the regular breakfast...More

Thank Yodatravel
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Found this little gem by accident actually but so glad we did. Had breakfast there and it was fantastic! The food was excellent and the staff were very friendly. We didn’t try any of the baked goods but they looked absolutely yummy! Will definitely add...More

Thank Sissierenee
Reviewed 10 August 2018

My family totally enjoyed breakfast at ShyKatz. Omelettes, pancakes, and French toast were perfectly prepared. We hope to return for lunch and evening meals. Also, the counter was covered in tempting cakes and pastries. This is a usual stop for breakfast on our trips to...More

1  Thank BillM551
Kathryne K, General Manager at ShyKatZ, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2018

We are so grateful for your continued visits . We love it when we get to serve you again♡♡

Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Wow is This place amazing! The food was delish and the atmosphere was fun and made you feel so welcome! The staff was great and we just really enjoyed our breakfast!

Thank Tiffany D
Kathryne K, General Manager at ShyKatZ, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Thank you for choosing to dine with us♡♡♡

Reviewed 31 July 2018

I tend to rate a place by their french fries. If they use frozen potatoes and can't go to the effort to hand cut fresh potatoes keep on rolling after you find out. The sandwiches were average, the place was packed and crowded. The soda...More

Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

This has a good breakfast. It is not a chain restaurant or your typical cafe. You order and pay upfront and they deliver food to your table, if you eat there. You make your own beverages. It's a little off the beaten path and is...More

Thank Jason Y
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Excellent food at this smallish home style diner. They have house made breads and other pastries, and everything we ordered off the menu was delicious- plenty of vegetarian options but also a lot of great dishes for meat eaters. The home fries and pancakes are...More

Thank Madison S
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13 June 2017|
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Response from Shykatz | Property representative |
I am sorry this is such a late response. We didnt have access to this account, but we wanted to respond anyway for anyone else wondering. No, I am afraid we are not a nut free restaurant. Many of our recipes do include... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1528 Avenue L, corner of 16th street and Avenue L, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-6020
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-770-0500
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