The Texas coast is full of attractions not to be missed, and when you stay at Moody Gardens Hotel, you’ll be met with just that. From stunning guest rooms to access to our aquarium, a living rainforest, and a museum, Moody Gardens has just about everything you need for a perfect coastal vacation. With plenty to do and see in the Galveston area both in and around your hotel, you can rest assured knowing that this vacation is about to be one of your favorites yet. It can’t be a coastal vacation without indulging in a little local seafood, though, and as it turns out, Moody Gardens Hotel is home to a restaurant known for some of the best seafood in Galveston. 

Shearn’s Seafood and Prime Steaks

Known as the premier fine dining destination in Galveston, Shearn’s is one of the best restaurants in the area. Home to some of the best seafood in Galveston, Shearn’s is perfect for enjoying the coastal views while enjoying your meal. With floor-to-ceiling windows, the gulf waters sit outside for your viewing pleasure during your classic fine dining experience. Run by Executive Chef Felipe Gonzalez, you’ll be met with beautiful Gulf dishes, from Shrimp Dejong to Lobster Bisque during your time dining here.

There is also an on-site bar called Shearn’s Lounge, which will provide some of the best sunset views in all of Moody Gardens. At Shearn’s, you can expect amazing food, but also amazing events. If you happen to be traveling during the week, don’t miss Tails and Tenderloins Tuesdays and Wine Down Wednesdays at this seafood spot in Galveston, Texas.

Photo of Shrimp at Shearn's (Perhaps the Best Seafood in Galveston).What to Eat at Shearn’s

When it comes to eating dinner at Shearn’s, you can expect nothing but exceptional quality. Shearn’s isn’t known as the best seafood in Galveston for nothing. From Hors D’oeuvres such as the Gulf Shrimp Cocktail and Hatch Pepper Crab Cake to the Lobster Bisque Soup, you’ll be able to start your evening off right. When it comes to seafood entrées, you’ll have your choice of daily fresh seafood, such as Sauteed Local Flounder and Seared Gulf Snapper. No matter what you’re craving, you’ll be able to find it here at Shearn’s. 

Moody Gardens Hotel, Spa & Convention Center

When it comes to finding the best seafood in Galveston, Texas, you can’t go wrong with Shearn’s Seafood and Prime Steaks. From beautiful entrée dishes to sunset views of the Moody Gardens pyramids, dining at this fine restaurant deserves a place at the top of your list for your next Texas vacation.