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Mosquito Cafe

628 14th St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-5004
+1 409-763-1010
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (52 reviews)
“turkey chili” (24 reviews)
“napa salad” (20 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
628 14th St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-5004
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Folksy atmosphere, mom’s home cooking on the lighter and healthier side. The perfect place to have lunch and recover from the stairs at The Bishops Palace. Get the salad with figs and goat cheese!

Thank Phillyjanie
Reviewed 3 days ago

Loved dining here. Casual, family-friendly atmosphere. We had tuna steak and the islander slam was so much food☺️! Took lemonade cake to go and later wished we’d bought the whole cake! Wow!

Thank Scooterdoo1966
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful food, charming atmosphere. Very historic area and enjoyed an evening on the patio. Priced right. Counter service with staff bringing your food. Enjoy the drive to see the huge historic homes in the neighborhood.

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Closed Mondays. Serves breakfast and lunch. Nice atmosphere and space. Seems to real popular as evident if lines are lunchtime. Had chicken salad and wife had salmon. Salmon was wonderful. Chicken salad was homemade—ok, but I could be just picky. No soda bar—wait staff get...More

Thank DaveFW
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good service, friendly staff, food was delicious! The restaurant has charm and we enjoyed the outdoor seating.

Thank JFRockwall
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Don’t be fooled by the line out the door, there is plenty of seating for brunch. This counter service restaurant has tables inside and outside, as well as upstairs in the garden room. I had the most amazing huevos rancheros and the prices are reasonable....More

Thank Kelli A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a very nice relaxing breakfast there. The crab eggs benedict was very tasty and the pancakes were large, fluffy and delicious, the bacon was very tasty, although not crispy, which I probably should've asked for when ordering. The staff was very friendly.

Thank Greg F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A cozy cafe with a pleasant outdoor patio. Excellent, large breakfasts. Also, nice assortment of burgers and sandwiches. Just know you have to wait in line to order before sitting down, and the line can be long. But the atmosphere is nice, the staff is...More

Thank Cary L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went to the cafe for lunch on a Saturday with a large group of friends - 17 total. We arrived at 11:30 and the line was already out the door. It moved relatively quickly. They were kind enough to seat us all together which...More

Thank exptraveller501
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I don't know why it's named after this very annoying and disease carrying insect. Everything about this quaint, laid back, comfortable eatery was great. More than enough portions, perfectly cooked, and very friendly service all around. The French roast coffee was good, as was the...More

Thank JT T
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kristineamb
3 August 2017|
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Response from gpricepkftexas | Reviewed this property |
No reservations. Order at counter take a seat.
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Jennifer R
25 July 2016|
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Response from Roger H | Reviewed this property |
When we were there in March, there wasn't a play area for kids. Just indoor seating and a patio outside in the back for seating as well.
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DebT55
27 June 2016|
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Response from TexanKansan | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There were several dogs on the patio. They provided water in a bowl for the dogs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 628 14th St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-5004
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-763-1010
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