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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Steakhouse
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“Beachfront spot with a relaxed vibe, outdoor seating and food selection that includes catfish, shrimp and burgers. Offers comfort food and happy hour specials. ”
  • 27 locals recommend
Park
“Come to the island to stroll the beach or splash in the waves. Or come to the island to go fishing or look for coastal birds. No matter what brings you here, you’ll find a refuge at Galveston Island State Park. With both beach and bay sides, Galveston Island State Park offers activities for every coast lover. You can swim, fish, picnic, bird watch, hike, mountain bike, paddle, camp, geocache, study nature or just relax! Visit the nature center to learn more about the park and its programs.”
  • 31 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Besides the beach, The Galveston downtown area offers an intriguing selection of shops, restaurants and galleries. ”
  • 25 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“One of the best pizza places on The Island. Depending on their business volume, they may deliver to Sea Isle. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Beach
“They offer golf cart rentals for 4,6, and 8 passengers and they can deliver anywhere on the West End free of charge. They also offer surf board, paddle board, kayak, bicycle, canopy, and chair rentals. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Seafood eatery & bar overlooking Galveston Bay with ample outdoor seating and a low-key vibe. ”
  • 16 locals recommend
Food Truck
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“This is an extension of Galveston's favorite Shrimp N Stuff restaurants, they are a local favorite!!!”
  • 7 locals recommend
Discount Store
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“This store has more than just your typical dollar tree stuff. You can pick up snacks, milk, souvenirs and bunch of other things here.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Store
“Offers canoes, paddle boards, kayaks, bicycles, surf boards, boogie boards, skim boards rental service. They also offer golf cart rental for 4-6 passengers that you can rent daily or weekly. You can also get your fishing license here and fishing gear.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
“Bucks is close enough to drive the golf cart to, plus it has karaoke. Smoking is allowed though. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Food
“Award winning local wines. They sometimes have live bands, check their schedule out on facebook. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Meal Delivery
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“Its 3 minutes away from the gouse They deliver Casual Great for sandwiches, burgers, pizzas ,salads”
  • 6 locals recommend
Premise
“Park is located along the West End of the beaches. The park is next to the sand dunes of the beach. Has spaces to hook up your RV vehicles. Has covered tables to enjoy the outdoors.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Liquor Store
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  • 2 locals recommend
Point of Interest
  • 2 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Steakhouse
“Beachfront spot with a relaxed vibe, outdoor seating and food selection that includes catfish, shrimp and burgers. Offers comfort food and happy hour specials. ”
  • 27 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
“One of the best pizza places on The Island. Depending on their business volume, they may deliver to Sea Isle. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“Seafood eatery & bar overlooking Galveston Bay with ample outdoor seating and a low-key vibe. ”
  • 16 locals recommend
Food Truck
“This is an extension of Galveston's favorite Shrimp N Stuff restaurants, they are a local favorite!!!”
  • 7 locals recommend
Meal Delivery
“Its 3 minutes away from the gouse They deliver Casual Great for sandwiches, burgers, pizzas ,salads”
  • 6 locals recommend
Liquor Store
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“At the front of the subdivision. Everything from breakfast to pizza & burgers! ”
  • 2 locals recommend

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