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Galveston, Texas: Galveston's Giant Seafood

Statues of large sea creatures along Seawall Boulevard tweak the hunger of passersby. Look for a giant shrimp, a metal fish and a whale's tail.

Nick's Kitchen and Beach Bar

Address:
3802 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, TX
Directions:
The Shrimp is high on a pole in front of Nick's Kitchen and Beach Bar. On the inland side of Seawall Blvd. between 37th and 39th Sts.
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Shrimp on a pole.

Galveston's Giant Seafood

The Giant Shrimp is still standing tall and pretty! We ate at Nick's, the restaurant where it stands, and the food was very good. Plus, we got an ocean view while we ate.

[Olivia L., 08/28/2020]

Giant shrimp.

Galveston's Giant Seafood

Galveston has so many unusual sights. It was a joy for me just going down the streets and taking pictures. I found statues of a giant shrimp, a metal fish and a whale's tail near the Blue Crab.

[Jackie Solomon, 11/23/2009]

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