Jimmy’s on the Pier is the restaurant and bar situated on the Galveston Fishing Pier, which is located on Seawall Blvd near 91st Street. In fact the pier is also referred to as the 91st Street Fishing Pier or the Galveston Fishing Pier.
In addition to the fishing pier, the restaurant and the bar they also have a souvenir shop and coffee shop which is open when the pier is open.
On warm days they open the deck and you can sit outside, to enjoy your food and drinks with a view of the gulf and waves crashing right beneath you. Of course they offer indoor seating year round with tables and a full bar. If it’s cold they fire up the heaters and it gets cozy inside the restaurant.
This is a full-service restaurant, so you can relax and enjoy the environment while the servers there to take care of your dining experience. Service is usually very good and the staff is quite knowledgeable.
Jimmy’s is also open early on weekends for breakfast, which is pretty good. Other times the seafood dishes and the burgers are outstanding. They make delicious fish tacos with snapper caught locally so it’s fresh. This is a family friendly place so there is plenty for the kiddos to choose from too.
If you are in the mood for cocktails, the bar has an extensive collection of Texas wines and premium beers, including selections from local Galveston Island Brewery. The full bar at Jimmy’s in Galveston is open until 10pm and 11pm on the weekends if there are customers. During the winter they close earlier so if it’s later you might want to call ahead.
Jimmy’s On The Pier (aka the 91st Street Pier) is the only location in Galveston that is located over the water so that in itself offers a unique experience for all in your group. It’s the best view in town as a companion to good food.
What Customers Say About Jimmy’s:
“Love this place! So adorable! Miguel was our waiter, was so helpful and nice! The food was amazing! My husband and I got burgers n fries and they were the best burgers n fries we’ve had in a long time maybe the best ever ! View is amazing. Very impressed, can’t wait to go back. highly recommend.”
“Right on the water, on a pier! Good food, service and happy hour. Very friendly and laid back folks enjoying the outdoor dining!”
“Had shrimp tacos and they were excellent! Had other guests with me and they all loved the food along with the panoramic views of the Gulf of Mexico. Service was timely and didn’t have to wait too long. Good places for good food, drinks.”
“The views and food are excellent! Very nice place to have dinner and watch the sunset. This is a must try for the food and views!”
Jimmy’s is one of many original seafood restaurants in Galveston. Locals love to support these individually owned places.
Another unique local favorite is Cajun Greek which offers fresh seafood with Cajun flair and Greek favorite dishes.
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