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The Moody Gardens Hotel, Spa and Convention center offers exquisite fine dining in Galveston, TX and the finest service and cuisine under the skillful care of Executive Chef Robbin Murphy, Galveston Island's most celebrated chef. By using only the finest and freshest ingredients, Chef Robbin and his culinarians team up with our attentive wait staff to present the finest in restaurant and banquet foodservice in Galveston.

Shearn's Seafood and Prime Steaks


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 to enjoy the signature dishes of Chef Robbin Murphy 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 evenings. Dressy casual attire.

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Thanksgiving at Moody Gardens Hotel


Come celebrate Thanksgiving with us at the Frances Anne Moody Ballroom and enjoy a delicious meal. The bountiful feast will feature the traditional favorites you’ve grown up with, along with an assortment of mouthwatering culinary specialties sure to satisfy even the most discriminating palates.

Diners will enjoy such offerings as Tom Turkey with Gravy, Prime Rib au Jus with Horseradish Sauce, Crispy Crusted Tilapia over Vegetable Juliennes, Cornbread and Chestnut Dressing, Pumpkin Soup with Herbed Croutons, an assortment of homemade desserts including Pumpkin Pie and Jack Daniels Chocolate Chip Pie, and so much more. Bloody Marys and mimosas will also be offered.

Buffet seating will be available beginning at 11:30 a.m. and will continue every half hour through the last seating at 3:00 p.m. Prices are $52.95 for adults, $42.95 for seniors, $24.95 for children (4-12). Click here to see the menu.

Call (409) 683-4466 to make your reservation.

Moody Brews - We Proudly Brew STARBUCKS

Dining in Galveston

Located in the main lobby of the hotel, Moody Brews offers a full line of Starbucks beverages, grab-and-go menu items, retail products, free WiFi, laptop work stations and comfortable seating.

Cafe in the Park

Cafe in the Park Galveston

Fantastic food, atmosphere and service await guests at the new Café in the Park restaurant. Café in the Park brings the outdoors inside with lush greenery and contemporary colors to create a park-like feel.  Sit down and enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner in the open, airy environment, or sip a cup of your favorite Starbucks coffee and relax. Open from 6:30am to 10 pm daily, take a seat and enjoy a three egg omelet from the breakfast menu, Café in the Park burger from the lunch menu or fried jumbo Gulf shrimp from the dinner menu. On weekends, guests can enjoy the omelet/waffle bar and various buffets. This casual attire restaurant is located on the lobby level of Moody Gardens Hotel, Spa and Convention Center. Children six and under eat free*.

*One child, per paid adult.


The Lobby Bar

Escape to the lush gardens and waterfalls of our Lobby Lagoon and enjoy cocktails among the tranquil tropical fish and turtles. Weather permitting the Hummingbird terrace is a wonderful patio for relaxing and sipping your favorite beverage. Located on the lobby level and open daily. Casual Attire.

View or Download The Lobby Bar Menu                 View or Download the Lobby Bar Cocktails Menu

Pool Bar

Enjoy our tropical swimming pool with a seasonal swim-up bar! Entertainment and bands offered on special summer weekends, weather permitting.

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Just inside from the hotel poolside terrace is Blossoms, our poolside snack bar and ice creamery.  Featuring homemade waffle cones and bowls, frozen desserts, refreshments and snacks for our pool side guests. Open Seasonally. Casual/Pool Attire.

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In Room Dining

Whether it is a midnight snack, breakfast in bed, a quiet meal or a hospitality reception, our 24-hour In Room Dining associates are always pleased to be of service.