Top 5 Brunch Spots in Galveston


In Galveston, you will find a community that takes brunch as seriously as any you will find. Delicious food, refreshing cocktails, and good company are the marks of a great Galveston morning and/or afternoon. Here are some of the best places to start your day with an amazing brunch experience.

The M&M Restaurant & Bar

On Sundays, this place comes alive with one of the best brunch experiences in the city. $5 mimosas pair wonderfully with breakfast classics along with upscale tavern delicacies like lobster bisque and ribeye and blue cheese stuffed cheese steaks. You will love the food, but you will also love the ambiance, with relaxing acoustic music filling this historic building. A more charming setting for brunch could not be imagined.

Mosquito Café

Located on the island’s east end, this beautiful spot reflects the amazing history of the city. As such, it offers an amazing setting for a brunch. The showstopper here is the Mosquito Benedict, which is unlike anything you have ever had. Bacon-cheddar scones lay under poached eggs, shrimp, local vegetables, and homemade hollandaise sauce.

Porch Café

While the views of the beach are amazing, you will love all of the wonderful, local ingredients used to create the delicious meals here. You will find countless dishes that celebrate the Southern, coastal cuisine that the area is famous for. A wide variety of ceviche, seafood gratin, shrimp and grits, and so much more make this menu very special. Order the chicken and waffles if you are feeling extra hungry!

Number 13

This seafood and steakhouse is transformed into the ultimate brunch destination on Sundays from 10 am to 2:30 pm. While the food is absolutely delicious coming from the freshest ingredients, it is the bloody Mary bar that will have you returning the following week. Here, you will learn of delicious additions to your Bloody Mary that you had never before thought of, including six different pickled veggies.

Farley Girls Café

This unique brunch spot will satisfy just about any appetite. If you are feeling a bit hungover, this is the place to be as they offer the “Hangover Helper Bowl,” which is packed to the brim with eggs, bacon, sausage, avocado, and so much more. Perhaps the most unique item on the menu is the lox breakfast pizza.

Galveston is a hotspot for just about anything vacation-related, especially the brunching. While these are some of the most notable places for a delicious bite, there are many more. Do some exploring and find the perfect spot for you during your next Galveston vacation.