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Houston and Galveston Restaurants

Mosquito Café

  • 628 14th St. Map It
  • Galveston
  • American

Updated 08/14/2013

Fodor's Review

This popular eatery in Galveston's historic East End serves fresh, contemporary food—including some vegetarian dishes—in a hip, high-ceilinged dining room and on an outdoor patio. Wake up to a fluffy egg frittata or a homemade scone topped with whipped cream, or try a large gourmet salad for lunch. The grilled snapper with Parmesan grits is a hit in the evening.

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628 14th St., Galveston, Texas, 77550, United States

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Restaurant Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Closed Mon. No dinner Sun.

Updated 08/14/2013


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May 25, 2011

Mosquito Café Review

Mosquito Cafe used to be one of my favorite places to dine. USED TO BE. Tonight I had the pork special. I paid twenty-two bucks for four postage-stamp sized pieces of pork (tender and tasty though they were) ONE SPEAR of broccoli (which took me four bites to finish - I counted), and ONE ICE-CREAM SCOOP DOLLOP of some box-flake mashed potatoes (I'm not kidding about the scoop - they were in that shape) which were lukewarm (I'm being kind) and were

only palatable after dipping them in the pork sauce, of which there was plenty (for once) as there was so little pork to soak it up... OH! How the mighty have fallen!

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