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.”


      Right on the waterfront where you can watch the huge oil tanker ships go by. TIP don't feed the birds a cracker if you eat outside. They will NOT go away.

    thumb Edward P

      I am a light eater so it's hard to pay a lot and get a huge portion. Small plates would be nice, at smaller prices. Food was delicious. Hubby had gyros and I had small Greek salad. Both agreed my salad was best.

    thumb BDtheJW

      After our Handsome Cab driver recommended Olympia very highly, my friend and I decided to have an early dinner there. I ordered grilled shrimp and it was good. My friend ordered grilled haddock with shrimp etouffee. The fish was good but the shrimp was awful....More

    thumb AleciaW

      We have been to Olympia several times over the last few years. We love the Harborside location because there is plenty of parking. The menu has a great variety of delicious food, and it's not too expensive.

    thumb KBH78957

      As usual, the staff outdid themselves. I reserved the private dining room for a family birthday dinner for 23 guests. Service and food was outstanding, as always. As it was a Saturday night, the restaurant has a belly dancer. The manager asked if I would...More

    thumb 3530cp

      We stopped here for dinner. Place was not crowded. Ordered raw oysters - off the menu and combo Poboy, with extra tazikini sauce. Bit expensive, portion sizes reasonable (not Texas size). Great friendly staff and quick service

    thumb Notatraveller2

      An amazing mid afternoon appetizer and drink and a great water view. The gourmet appetizers were amazing and reasonably priced. Our waitress was very engaging and offered information on the area near the water. Beautiful updated setting.

    thumb Deanna D

      Dinner at Galveston's wonderful Greek restaurant on the Strand. The menu includes both American food and Greek, but why go to a Greek restaurant if you aren't going to eat Greek food. I had the falafel plate that came with Greek rolls, a Greek salad...More

    thumb RRrider2014

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!