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Dead Fish Grill

2207 Lake Rd, Belton, TX 76513-5198
+1 254-939-5771
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Overview
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good33%
  • Average23%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp” (26 reviews)
“seafood” (14 reviews)
“lake belton” (31 reviews)
Open Now
16:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Cajun & Creole, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2207 Lake Rd, Belton, TX 76513-5198
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1 - 10 of 283 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a party of 6 stopping for an after dinner drink after eating at another great place (Millers BBQ). We opted for outside seating as it was dusk and warm out so why not? Plenty of seating, great service and yummy concoctions! The sunset...More

Thank lue22
DeadFishGrill, Manager at Dead Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Sounds like you had an evening with some of Belton's best! Thanks for finishing off your day with us and taking advantage of our patio for the sunset! We appreciate your review.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We held our Christmas party here. We had 34 people and the service was good. The food was warm and served in a timely manner

Thank Josephine G
DeadFishGrill, Manager at Dead Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for letting us host your party! We're glad everything was merry and bright! We'll be posting a special for booking Christmas parties early in a few weeks! We'd love to host your party again!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Even though there are many fired options, there are also many grilled and sautéed items. It was a little tough for my vegan daughter in law to find what to eat, but she got some French fries, a salad and some black beans - -...More

1  Thank Ann G
DeadFishGrill, Manager at Dead Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for visit Dead Fish Grill. We have gone through several transitions since Frank's. We've had so many amazing customers throughout the years! The view has remained constant though! We're glad everyone in your party was able to find something to eat. Fortunately our view...More

Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Visited Dead Fish Grill for Mother's Day. We waited about an hour, which was to be expected. However, once we were seated we realized there were a lot of empty tables. Maybe they didn't have the staff needed, but seemed odd. I'm not a seafood...More

Thank Cassie P
DeadFishGrill, Manager at Dead Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're sorry your Mother's Day meal was disappointing. We will let the kitchen know about your burger and queso. We really appreciate your feedback as well as bringing your mom to visit us on her special day.

Reviewed 9 May 2017

We went for an early dinner. We asked to be seated outside, The view was beautiful. We ordered dinner. I ordered the Cajun Chicken & my friend ordered the rib eye steak. My chicken was very thin and dry. The menu said shrimp & crawfish...More

Thank Diane W
DeadFishGrill, Manager at Dead Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for providing your feedback about our food. We will forward your comments to our kitchen. We hope you were able to enjoy your company and the view. Your comments will help us make a better experience going forward.

Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is located in a beautiful place right by the dam at Belton lake. Over the years they have been improving their accommodations and I think they have found the perfect balance of allowing customers to enjoy the view while still keeping a comfortable...More

Thank Vivian H
DeadFishGrill, Manager at Dead Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Thank you so much for your feedback! We're glad you have enjoyed our improvements!

Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Dead Fish is located on Belton Lake overlooking the water and dam. The view is stunning and the extensive patio seating helps everyone be close to a water view. The food is average with a couple exceptions, and the service ranges from great to poor....More

1  Thank Bruce L
DeadFishGrill, Manager at Dead Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Thank you for the feedback and suggestions on where we can improve. We will forward your comments to the appropriate managers. We appreciate your business!

Reviewed 11 April 2017

I would give it a 3.5. The view is nice and the live music is great, but the food is just average and a little pricey for the quality and serving size..

1  Thank sherryp249
DeadFishGrill, Manager at Dead Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. We're glad you enjoyed the music and the view! We will work on our food.

Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Highly suggested by friends to visit here. Loved it! We got seafood gumbo and fried catfish platter w/ hushpuppies, ff, slaw, veggies. Amazingly good and very cheap!! Three of us ate and had sweet tea for only $25 with tip!!! Beautiful view of Lake Belton...More

Thank Joy B
DeadFishGrill, Manager at Dead Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Thanks for your review. We are glad to hear you had such a great experience!

Reviewed 6 April 2017

My husband and I visited Dead Fish Grill in Belton, Tx for the first time this evening. I ordered blackened shrimp tacos. They were tender and tasty! The slaw inside the tacos was crunchy and the lime dressing adds a real zing! We received good...More

1  Thank BDCornell
DeadFishGrill, Manager at Dead Fish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Thanks for your feedback! We're glad you enjoyed your tacos! We'll working finding an appropriate level for the music.

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michongallagher
Did this restaurant used to be called something else in 1994?
31 December 2016|
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Response from Ggayle | Reviewed this property |
Frank's Lakeview Inn.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 19
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 23:30
Thursday
16:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2207 Lake Rd, Belton, TX 76513-5198
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Belton
  • Phone Number: +1 254-939-5771
  • E-mail
Description
The only lake front restaurant in Central Texas. Come enjoy a margarita or cool iced tea while taking in the views of Belton Lake. Live Music and friendly staff with great food. Who could ask for more?
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