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About Shearns Seafood and Prime Steaks
Shearns Seafood and Prime Steaks is pleased to now be available on Open-Table. As a perennial AAA Four Diamond award winning restaurant, Galveston's finest restaurant is unsurpassed both in cuisine and service with a spectacular view of the Moody Gardens Pyramids and back bay. Local Galvestonians flock to this Island oasis to enjoy the signature dishes of Executive Chef Felipe Gonzales including prime beef,exquisite veal and lamb and the freshest gulf seafood available. The Shearns Seafood and Prime Steaks experience is easily on par with Houston's finest restaurants at a much better value.
Dressy Casual attire required. No Shorts, Rompers, Tee Shirts or Tank Tops.
Galveston, TX 77554
Hours of Operation:
Dinner: Tuesday - Saturday: 5:30pm - 10:00pm
$31 to $50
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
Band: Friday & Saturday: 7:00pm - 11:00pm
Valet (complimentary) – reserved for patrons of the restaurant and the bar.
Bar/Lounge, Dancing, Entertainment, Non-Smoking, View
Shearns Seafood and Prime Steaks Ratings and Reviews
Went for anniversary. Disappointed that the only thing they did for our anniversary was sit us in a quiet corner. My pork chop was tough. Portions on the plate besides meat are small, must buy sides even if it lists other vegetables with meat. Didn't have the right sodas for us, didn't have sangria so we ended up drinking water. Had an hr and half for dinner before we needed to leave for our next activity. Took an hour to get our meal so we had to hurry through it and then had to leave. We would have stayed for dessert but didn't have time. We did tell the waiter in advance. The bread was really good. My husband's filet was great he said. The mac and cheese was really good also. I have had restaurants bring us a glass of champagne, print a special menu with our name on it, give us a dessert or Hors d'oeuvre to share. This place did nothing. Doubt we will go back.
Thanksgiving 2017 for us here was beyond our expectations! We are world foodie travelers from Queen Creek, AZ.I have to say thier filet with foie gras on top was the best steak me and my wife had ever had! All of the staff was top notch including our waiter Damian. Not to mention the view was great! Also their Lobster Bisque was another best in my life, I would love to go back and literary drink it for dinner! We shared the cheesecake for dessert and again amazing! I loved every minute of our experience, and our Thanksgiving was one we'll never forget! Pro tip: If you like escargot get it here! Also if we ever got the chance to come back we would plan on having drinks either before or after dinner at the bar/lounge the on other side of Restaurant. The view from that side is that of Moody Gardens Pyramids. Very posh Ambiance!
We had just come off of a long day on the road and started searching for a great steak and seafood restaurant to have a nice quite dinner. Found Shearns online and took a chance since we are not from this area ! We have dined in some great steak houses in Boston and Worcester Ma . Our waiter Michael was the best we have ever had, the food was over the top great. All the staff were excellent and we could not of had a better evening for food and atmosphere. I will put it this way , if you never dine at Shearns you are missing the best dining experience . Thanks Michael for a great evening!
First time visit: Great view, imaginative menu and great wine by the glass list. Lobster risotto with corn (side dish) was delicious, amuse bouche before meal and palate cleansers between courses were a bonus. A very pleasant surprise to discover this level of fine dining on our little island.
My wife and I were staying at the hotel and wanted to have a nice dinner. The reviews were decent so we gave Shearns a try. We had a reservation and were seated right away. Wine list was a little disappointing but they had something for every price range. Escargot was good and we both ordered the surf and turf. The steak was excellent and prepared as we asked. The lobster tail was overdone and tough. Overall the restaurant was good. The hotel calls it "fine dining" so I guess I was expecting more.
Micheal, our waiter was very knowledgeable about the menu even went as far as telling us about the special of the day. Both my wife and myself got the prime rib with the lump crabmeat which by the way was delicious. Michael was very attentive & polite as well. Hope to come back soon.
The overall ambiance of the resturant was so relaxing with a view of the ocean and the water park . The food was absolutely delicious. The ribeye steak was so tender it could melt in your mouth and seasoned to perfection. The sauted shrimp were delightful. I would definitely recommend to my anyone looking for a quiet romantic evening to make a reservation.
This was by far the best restaurant that we visited in Galveston. I absolutely enjoy first class table settings and service and Shearns is it. The food was excellent; the service superb. If you enjoy fine dining you cannot miss this restaurant. All of the food was served beautifully and at the correct temperatures. The dessert we chose, the chocolate cake could have served 4; it was absolutely delicious! We had to take it home. I say if you are anywhere near Galveston, go here! You will be glad you did!
We have been to Shearns several times over many years. This past experience was VERY disappointing in every way. Only about 30% of the tables were occupied when we arrived. The service was extremely slow and non attentive and the food was fair. We left very disappointed in the service and food. It will be awhile before we return.
Place and food were decent. But an annoying FLY disrupted things for me and my guests! Almost entire time. Servers said they could not do much... even though this is a fine dining establishment...disappointing. Thanks to manager Mr. Perez for free dessert sand coffee.
By far the finest restaurant in Galveston! Shearn's has a formal atmosphere intentionally perpetuated by linen table coverings and napkins, nice flatware and dinnerware, plush seating, high ceilings, and uniformed waitstaff. The Gulf of Mexico looms beyond.....but the ambience is invaded by the 9th story visual of Schlitterbahn directly below and blocking every view. Oh well. This IS waterfront Southeast Texas so what can one reasonably expect? Moody Gardens is, after all, a totally casual family-themed resort with Shearn's the only classy oasis in the midst of bathing-suit clad flip-flopped tourists that keep the place in business. The food and service at this top-floor dining room is superlative, however, and we never fail to make reservations whenever we are in town.
The food was excellent. The drinks were really very good - would compare to Rudy and Paco or the Tremont on the Island. Service was good but waiter seemed a little overwhelmed even though it was not crowded. Did not get Sorbet like most of the other people surrounding us nor did we see our waiter often. However he was very polite and and friendly, just seemed a little flustered. The view and rest of staff were great. This is one of the best places on the Island.
We hadn't been to Shearn's for a while and were pleasantly surprised. The food was quite good and the service was also quite good. We were celebrating some friend's 45th wedding anniversary and everything was just right for the occasion. Prices are a bit high for Galveston but worth the expense.
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