When you are in Galveston for your cruise, there are many excellent and affordable Island favorite restaurants that you simply have to try. Here are our seven top choices (in order from least to most expensive): #1 Shrimp ‘N Stuff (Cost – $) Shrimp ‘N Stuff is a Galveston, Texas tradition. It first opened in
Shrimp 'N Stuff Restaurant quickly became known as "the place where the locals love to eat" since first opening in 1976. It’s just as popular today as it continues to serve affordable, delicious seafood dinners, po-boys, gumbo and salads all made in-house with the freshest ingredients available. http://www.galveston.com/shrimpnstuff/ Photo: KENNON EVETT, Galveston CVB / KENNON EVETT
The Strand in Galveston, TX. The old down town of Galveston, it's filled with boutiques, coffee shops, and bars. It has many 100 year old buildings that survived the 1900 storm, so it's an interesting place to visit, especially if you like history. Plus the Elissa is docked there, the official tall ship of Texas that was built in 1877.