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Shearn's Seafood and Prime Steaks

7 Hope Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554-8927
+1 409-683-4554
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“lobster bisque” (19 reviews)
“filet” (15 reviews)
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Steakhouse, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
7 Hope Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554-8927
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We stayed at Moody Gardens Hotel and Spa, and decided to eat at Shearn’s due to the great reviews online. This restaurant is on the ninth floor of the hotel, what a fantastic view. The setting couldn’t be more beautiful. However, the food and service...More

Thank Danita G
Franco P, Manager at Shearn's Seafood and Prime Steaks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Danita G Thank you for your very informative and troubling feedback regarding your recent dinner at Shearn's.There is never an excuse for bad food quality and slow service. Please except my most sincere apology on behalf of all of us here at Shearn's Restaurant....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The bartender, Crystal, was fantastic! She was very knowledgable about the dishes, knew exactly what to recommend, and the food was fabulous!

Thank ElonKaiser
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here for our 52nd anniversary dinner and the food was outstanding. I had the steak and lobster tail and my husband had the ahi tuna and for desert we had creme brulee. Both were prepared to perfection and well presented on the plate....More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Terrific view (9th floor of Moody Gardens hotel), great service, great wine, terrific food - what's not to like? Piano player in the bar area. If you don't eat here (big mistake), go up to the bar for a nightcap.

Thank wineanddine32
Reviewed 4 March 2018

This is fine dining at it's best, the Service and view makes it!! From the Steaks, Seafood, escargot to the Grand Marnier Soufflé for dessert!! The bartenders make Fabulous drinks!!

Thank F5050JFkarenh
Reviewed 26 January 2018

I was visiting from California and we went here for drinks, dinner & viewing of sunset. This is the lounge at the 9th floor, not the lobby bar. It was beautiful and the food was surprisingly good! Our bartender, Michele G., was really friendly &...More

Thank Jennifer R
Reviewed 24 January 2018

Shearns is in Moody Gardens Hotel on the 9th Floor. It has spectacular view of the Moody Gardens Pyramids. The bar area has magnificent sunset views and Offats Bayou. Shearn's signature lobster bisque with a dash of sherry is fabulous. Fish is always fresh and...More

Thank loweplaces
Franco P, Manager at Shearn's Seafood and Prime Steaks, responded to this reviewResponded 26 January 2018

Dear loweplaces, I wanted to take a moment to thank you for your recent visit with us here at Shearn's. I was happy to hear how much you enjoyed our food and service as well as the wonderful sunset view while you were here. We...More

Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Amazing virws, amazing food and great service... And the prices are totally average! You'll pay the same, in other restaurants without as great views or service

Thank 125Annie
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Resturant Week in Galveston. Each year at this time is Resturant Week in Galveston. 13 of us had dinner last night and as always, were were not disappointed. Since we were a large group, the Chef sent out a special appetizer for each of us....More

Thank Emklimenko
Franco P, Manager at Shearn's Seafood and Prime Steaks, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2018

Thank you for the great review about Shearn's Restaurant.I would also like to thank you for participating in Galveston Restaurant Week, which is such a good benefit supporting the Galveston Food Bank. We look forward to serving you in the future. Best Regards Franco Perez

Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Appetizer: Hatch Chile Crab Cake And shrimp cocktail Soup: 2 had the lobster bisque and another had the red pepper soup (this has shrimp in it). I can’t recommend the lobster bisque enough. It was out of this world. Main course: 8oz. Fillet, that nights...More

Thank Hailee H
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15 March 2017|
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Response from MoodyGardensHotel | Property representative |
Greetings miguelmfmarrero, Shearn's Seafood & Prime Steaks is located on the 9th floor of Moody Gardens Hotel, Spa and Convention Center. Shearn's offers breathtaking views of the Island. Reservations are suggested. Best... More
6 June 2016|
Response from Pam W | Reviewed this property |
You could dress up but we didn't and were completely comfortable in our travel clothes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Hope Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554-8927 (Formerly Shearn's Restaurant and Lounge)
    (Jones Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-683-4554
Shearn's Seafood and Prime Steaks is one of only 11 Houston/Galveston area restaurants to receive AAA’s Four Diamond Award of Excellence and has done so each year since 2004. Located on the ninth floor, Shearn's Seafood and Prime Steaks is Galveston's finest restaurant unsurpassed both in cuisine and service with an upscale ambiance. Local Galvestonians flock to this Island oasis (link to Activities & Attractions page) to enjoy the signature dishes of Urs Schmid including his Shrimp Dejong and Lobster Bisque. Open Tuesday through Saturday for Dinner. Dressy Casual attire required. No jeans, shorts, swimwear, cutoffs, tank tops or hats allowed in the dining area. Collared shirts and sandals are acceptable.Shearn's Lounge is the perfect setting for afternoon and evening cocktails surrounded by truly spectacular views of the stunning Pyramids of Moody Gardens and the sunsets over Galveston Bay. Open Tuesday through Saturday in the afternoons. Dressy Casual Attire.
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