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Bubba Gump Shrimp Co

2501 Seawall Blvd, Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7955
+1 409-766-4952
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good27%
  • Average22%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“coconut shrimp” (27 reviews)
“hush puppies” (22 reviews)
“sampler” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2501 Seawall Blvd, Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7955
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1 - 10 of 884 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

We had great meal at the Charleston branch a reward years ago, but this visit was disappointing. Firstly, our server was a pleasant man, but it was his first night and he forgot to order the starters. I had to insist on a clear glass...More

Thank mjcrolla
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was amazing. We sat on the deck and people watched. My son has a blast dancing to the music. The staff was amazing. Taj was our waiter, and he was absolutely awesome! Funny and made sure we were taken care of!!! The ONLY...More

Thank unknown5300
Reviewed 1 week ago

DH and I spent the night in Galveston before our cruise. We had been to a Bubba Gump in New Orleans before, so we chose to eat here in Galveston because we liked the one in NOLA so much. We had a lovely view of...More

Thank Dessie W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So this gem of a place is right across from Pleasure Pier. My co-worker and I went for a little site seeing and dinner and found this chain. Now I'm not a big chain supporter but this one, is worth the shout out! They do...More

Thank southbeachbodies
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have eaten at other Bubba Gumps do when we saw one here we stopped for lunch. Can't go wrong with their prices and variety of the menus. Ate outside with view of water which was a plus.

Thank Diane L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were in Galveston to embark on a cruise, and had an extra day on the island. In looking at a list of seafood restaurants, we found Bubba Gump's at the Pleasure Pier. We parked across the street beside Fish Tales and the Bubba Gump...More

Thank 202lanav
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The wife's birthday with family. Our waiter "Tyler" got more than he bargained for with this crazy group. He did a great job in keeping everyone hydrated and happy. Food always GREAT at Bubba Gumps and the birthday serenade was a hoot! Great staff, great...More

Thank VicknRandy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was amazing! Service was great. We were quizzed on our Forest Gump knowledge and knew all but one. Highly recommend!

Thank Janie Sherrill J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place!!! Sadly I have never seen the movie Forrest Gump but got a little insider for the movie while I was there. The service there is amazing an so is the food! Definitely worth going to!

Thank Nicolelynette
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good was awesome, atmosphere was great. Prices a bit high but worth it. Was a wait to get in but that seemed to go fast. Waiter was amazing and interacted with our group of 12 very well! It is located right on the pier so...More

Thank Kara G
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Questions & Answers
17 August 2017|
Response from Sadie D | Reviewed this property |
give them a call and there is a system they put ur phone number on the list and they text u when your table is ready
Stephanie D
19 July 2017|
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Response from Kim L | Reviewed this property |
No you do not. Restaurant is outside the the pier activities
16 July 2017|
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Response from 676ginak | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry I don't know if they allow pets on the patio. I don't think you can have any pets in any restaurant in the US due to Health Dept. Inspection guidelines. I've been to restaurants in Dallas with pet friendly patios... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2501 Seawall Blvd, Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7955
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-766-4952
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