Olympia Grill | Accolades
Olympia Grill - The Finest Family Dining in Galveston Texas
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2016 Best Of Galveston
“Best Waterfront Dining”
“Best Greek”
“Best Happy Hour”
“Best Salad”
“Best Waterfront Dining”
“Best Patio”

Galveston Restaurant Week
“Restaurant of the Year”
2014, 2015


Best Of Galveston “Best Greek”
2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016

TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellance
2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017

The accolade, which honors hospitality excellence, is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveler reviews on TripAdvisor, and is extended to qualifying businesses worldwide. Only the top-performing 10 percent of businesses listed on TripAdvisor receive this prestigious award.
“Team Olympia is pleased to receive a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence,” said Wendy Hsu, GM. “We strive to offer our customers a memorable experience, and this accolade is evidence that our hard work is translating into positive reviews on TripAdvisor.”


      Had the 'Poseidon' plate @ $44. Nice pitta, olives, OK feta. 2nd course arrived way too fast. Shrimp good, tuna passable, calamari horrible. Waiter got wine order wrong and left incorrect order on the check ($22) until we pointed it out.

    thumb Richard H

      We had lunch at the Olympia on a Friday following our morning dolphin cruise. The four of us were seated immediately. The Friday lunch special was haddock and it and the sides were excellent and for a very good value. The staff was excellent as...More

    thumb ahrendse

      Love evenings outside. Sundown usually has a taps player. Dolphin swimming and great food. My husband and I share the seafood platter.

    thumb Marilyn T

      We landed here after a failed attempt to find vegan options at another place. We were tired, hungry and timid. Happily our vegan had an excellent falafel plate. My wife had crab balls (ok) and I had the small gyro plate (excellent). The service was...More

    thumb Katherine H

      Matt was a very attentive waiter. He was friendly and yet still professional. My husband and I enjoyed talking with Matt. The Olympia Grill at Pier 21 is our "go to" spot. Whenever we're in Galveston we always stop by the Olympia for a cold...More

    thumb danaherrington

      Beautiful setting on the water, fantastic view. Menu features mixture of America surf and turf, as well as Greek dishes. Food was pretty good, nothing stellar, but nothing terrible either. The service was another matter. We arrived during a slow time, but had to argue...More

    thumb Marsha B

      As travelers limited to places we can visit with our third family member we discovered the Olympia Grill at Pier 21. Of course we had to eat on the deck but many would choose this space due to the harbor activity all around you. Both...More

    thumb Frank A

      Eric garcia was our server. He made the experiece fantastic. I had the moussaka small portion, it was fantastic. Thanks eric. See you next month.!!

    thumb denise4307

2017 – 2018 Open Table ‘Diners’ Choice Awards

Galveston: Best in Town
May, 2014

“view of the harbor is exceeded only by the delectable food”

“Our favorite restaurants, cafes, and joints”
Olympia Grill at Pier 21
Olympia Grill Seawall
June, 2014

Food Pic
2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016

Robert Irvine last week made a phone call to owners of Galveston island’s Olympia Grill at Pier 21, it was to serve up some very good news. Congratulations to Olympia Grill at Pier 21 in Galveston, Texas, for winning the grand prize of our “Catch Something Delicious” seafood promotion.

~ Laura Elder, Coast Monthly

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“Travel Pick” 

Texas Parks and Wildlife Magazine

Atlanta Journal Constitution
Chicago Tribune
Texas Energy Co-Op

#2 Restaurant in Galveston
Voted “Best Underground Nachos”

Best Greek”
2006 – 2014

FOX 26’s Sunday in the Kitchen features Olympia Grill.

Galveston County Eat Well
Galveston County Health Department

Proud to be the first members in Galveston, TX!