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Waterman Seafood Grill

14302 Stewart Rd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554-7712
+1 409-632-0233
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good26%
  • Average22%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp kisses” (15 reviews)
“snapper” (11 reviews)
“seafood” (15 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
14302 Stewart Rd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554-7712
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent food right on the water (Waterman’s, right?). Started with an amazing lobster bisque, fresh rolls with garlic butter (or buttery garlic)-delicious. This is the best meal I had in Galveston and that’s a lot of very good eating. This place seems less touristy than...More

Thank groupwww
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Had been to Waterman's a number of times before Hurricane Ike and was always satisfied. Went with 2 friends on a Sunday evening. When we arrived, there was only one other table occupied. The waiter was pleasant, but apparently was doubling as bartender and had...More

1  Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Ordered coconut shrimp was over cooked and no flavor came with fries no veggies no salad. Others had stuffed shrimp and enjoyed their meal. Overall very over priced. Service was very good but it was early and only one other table not sure they would...More

Thank Thomas A
Reviewed 21 September 2017

We used to love to sit at Waterman's and watch the sunset in the evening over the west bay. That's the one thing that helps us tolerate their very high prices. However, our visit on Sun the 17th was about as bad as we've had...More

2  Thank Bill H
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Prepared to get ripped off. Charged us a mandatory :"gratuity" for a table of 6 adults, 2 children (both under 6 who split one kid's meal) and two infants under one who ate and drank nothing from the establishment. Not family friendly.. Much better value...More

2  Thank Nancy F
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

We walk in and there's a strange smell. Ok let's try it anyway. The food was good, the bisque was great. But the atmosphere was awful. There was a party of 19 at the table next to us. They were very loud. The food was...More

1  Thank rjetbe
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Went to restaurant with reservations with two other couples and our kids. We were seated immediately as it was not full. We received our drinks 30 minutes later, appetizers 1 hour 30 after we arrived, and our meals 2 hours after arrival. One meal didn't...More

2  Thank TCU89
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We keep coming back here because the food is excellent (but expensive) and the wait staff are generally very good, but the management is rude and inhospitably. We were here twice this week. The first time, we called twice during the day to confirm our...More

2  Thank D T
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We keep coming back here because the food is excellent (but expensive) and the wait staff are generally very good, but the management is rude and inhospitably. We were here twice this week. The first time, we called twice during the day to confirm our...More

1  Thank D T
Reviewed 13 June 2017

This place was recommended by a local fisherman. Well worth the visit to a locals favorite! My scampi was over the top, but we both agreed that the dinner rolls were over the top!!! We'll return!

Thank emgTX
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Response from FRED W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry Am not sure of your question about "dog friendly" I went to this restaurant with a friend for dinner and honestly did not notice any dogs. I'm sure if it were a service animal it would be welcomed, but aside from... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14302 Stewart Rd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554-7712
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-632-0233
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