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Glow

1815 Broadway St, Rockport, TX 78382-3540
+1 361-727-2644
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
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CUISINES
Seafood, American, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1815 Broadway St, Rockport, TX 78382-3540
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1 - 10 of 159 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our visit to Glow was horrible. We had raved about our experience for Mother's Day the year before. Had called 2 weeks before to make reservation. When we got there the hostess couldn't find our reservation. Finally found it in a spiral notebook. Hostess was...More

Thank 248sandy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We just concluded another incredible Meal at Glow. Mom's shrimp and the blackened snapper we both amazing. Owner Carrie, our server Chelsea and the entire staff created another amazing dining experience. Glow is one of the best in Rockport. We've been coming here for 6...More

1  Thank TLSchroeder
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

We went to Glow because it's close to our condo and the menu looks great. The trip advisor reviews were pretty good about the food but the service was usually downgraded as fair to poor. Well the reviews are correct! We went in as a...More

1  Thank Dbakeriv
Reviewed 23 March 2017

After a disappointing experience about 4 years ago, we said never again, but our friend wanted to go there for her birthday, so... Although we arrived at 6:30 and the place was empty, it took 1/2 hour to get food. During the wait, we noticed...More

1  Thank elizabethlN7925XC
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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

The place screamed cosy. The restaurant building was an airy beach cottage. The tables were very close to one another. We felt like we were "dining" with the couple next to us. The food was delicious; it was fresh and perfectly flavored. All four of...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Now - it was Spring Break - but you need reservations for this place. The first half of the tiny place is the bar, the rest is the dining room. Seats about 25 people. We made plans to go one evening - had to change...More

1  Thank Melissa842015
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Stopped for drinks and dinner. Wife had the chicken and I had the Mama's shrimp. The service was very good. Mama's shrimp was excellent, but the chicken so-so. Would give it another try.

Thank 2ndAmendment1776
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed home in a nearby hotel and stopped by for a drink. The sea food chowder smelled so good we had it try it, it was delicious! The restaurant was cute and staff very friendly!

1  Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 19 February 2017

The happy hour "Seafood Board" consisted of 3 fried shrimp and 3 fried oysters. Not much of a value at a $12 price. Both were wonderfully prepared and presented, but there are better happy hours in the area. Patio is small with a decent view...More

Thank Victor D
Reviewed 14 February 2017

My best dining experience in Rockport on recent visit. Innovative fresh menu... Don't remember my menu choices (and my computer not opening adobe docs today!!!-can't refresh by looking at menus!).

Thank txsingleexplorer
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Next time in Rockport...ck out Paradise Keys....yum.....ask a local!
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Response from Angie T | Reviewed this property |
I have heard about Paradise Key, I will try it out this week! Thank you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$35
Meals
Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
16:30 - 20:00
Monday
16:30 - 20:00
Tuesday
16:30 - 20:00
Wednesday
16:30 - 20:00
Thursday
16:30 - 20:00
Friday
16:30 - 22:00
Saturday
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1815 Broadway St, Rockport, TX 78382-3540
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Rockport
  • Phone Number: +1 361-727-2644
  • E-mail
Description
Glow is a tiny rustic seaside bistro in Rockport, TX. We strive to find the freshest seafood from Texas fishermen, gently cook it, and share our meals with friends in a relaxed setting.
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