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Mosquito Cafe

628 14th St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-5004
+1 409-763-1010
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
628 14th St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-5004
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Fantastic place to eat with great pricing! Will definitely make this our "go to spot" when we go to the island!

Thank Ginger C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went back to Mosquito’s because I’d been there 3 times in 2015 and loved it. This time around wasn’t as good as I remembered. lemonade cake still dreamy.

Thank Amarayca
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stopped in here for lunch. Had to wait in line to order, it was worth the wait. They make ordinary food taste amazing. Try it out, you will not be disappointed.

Thank Tommy L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good simple food with bare minimum service. Good variety, meals come out quickly and cheerful employees. Not fine dining but good salads, breakfast bowls, etc.

Thank agedtechie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I went to the Mosquito Cafe for a late breakfast. (breakfast is served until 2pm but you can also order off the lunch menu) You order at the counter so while we waited we drooled over the desserts in the case -...More

Thank Toy350
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our most recent experience was at dinner, and included a lovely hamburger and a grilled shrimp salad. The food was excellent, the service friendly, and the Zucchini spice cake was a perfect finish.

Thank Alan P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Folksy atmosphere, mom’s home cooking on the lighter and healthier side. The perfect place to have lunch and recover from the stairs at The Bishops Palace. Get the salad with figs and goat cheese!

Thank Phillyjanie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved dining here. Casual, family-friendly atmosphere. We had tuna steak and the islander slam was so much food☺️! Took lemonade cake to go and later wished we’d bought the whole cake! Wow!

Thank Scooterdoo1966
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful food, charming atmosphere. Very historic area and enjoyed an evening on the patio. Priced right. Counter service with staff bringing your food. Enjoy the drive to see the huge historic homes in the neighborhood.

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Closed Mondays. Serves breakfast and lunch. Nice atmosphere and space. Seems to real popular as evident if lines are lunchtime. Had chicken salad and wife had salmon. Salmon was wonderful. Chicken salad was homemade—ok, but I could be just picky. No soda bar—wait staff get...More

Thank DaveFW
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Questions & Answers
3 August 2017|
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Response from gpricepkftexas | Reviewed this property |
No reservations. Order at counter take a seat.
Jennifer R
24 July 2016|
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Response from Roger H | Reviewed this property |
When we were there in March, there wasn't a play area for kids. Just indoor seating and a patio outside in the back for seating as well.
26 June 2016|
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Response from TexanKansan | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There were several dogs on the patio. They provided water in a bowl for the dogs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 628 14th St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-5004
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-763-1010
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