Classic American Dining & New Orleans Flair
The Gumbo Diner is where classic American dining and New Orleans flair meets the beach. Offering the first true American Diner option for the area in years, the diner offers Southern breakfast staples, chicken & waffles, tasty burgers and some of the best Gulf fried shrimp on the Texas coast. The Gumbo Diner also offers steam kettle cooking that has become a staple in other Galveston Restaurant Group restaurants.
Galveston Restaurant Group has brought the “art of good eating” to patrons since 1995. Created by Johnny Smecca, Joey Smecca and Danny Hart, when they opened their first restaurant, Saltwater Grill, located in the heart of the Galveston Arts & Entertainment District. Since then, they have been creating, prospering and selling restaurant concepts that deliver the best dining experiences on the Texas Gulf Coast. Galveston Restaurant Group owns and operates Mario’s Seawall Italian Restaurant, Papa’s Pizza, Saltwater Grill, Sky Bar Steak & Sushi, Little Daddy’s Gumbo Bar, Taquilos Tex Mex Cantina, and The Gumbo Diner.