Surfside and its next door neighbors (Lake Jackson and Freeport) have several excellent places to dine. If you have any questions about eating out at the beach please call us at 713-995-6111 or send us an email.
• Listed below are some of the favorites for both our guests and the local residents.
• Depending on what season you are here, it's always best to give them a call before you go to check for hours and days they are open.
Kitty's Purple Cow
Storied spot with colorful decor serving burgers and seafood plus beer & wine in a relaxed setup. 323 Ocean Ave, Surfside Beach 979-233-9161
Red Snapper Inn
Cozy, popular seafood house with nautical decor and a menu featuring Greek-influenced fare. 402 Bluewater Hwy, Freeport 979-239-3226
Shanghai Chinese Restaurant
Hunan, Szechwan & Mandarin Chinese, a variety of favorites, from fried-rice dishes to lemon chicken. 931 TX-332, Lake Jackson, 979-297-0291
American comfort food. Located on Mammoth Lake. 330 N. Dixie, Clute 979-285-3800
The Kolache Shop
Simple bakery with a variety of pastries called kolaches that have sweet or savory fillings. 120 Brazosport Blvd N, Clute 979-265-3352
El Toro Mexican Restaurant
Long-running local chain serving a menu of classic Tex-Mex dishes in a casual atmosphere. 120 Commerce St, Clute 979-265-5361
On the River
Enduring local go-to for classic comfort food in laid-back surroundings with vintage decor.
919 W 2nd St, Freeport 979-233-1352
Family-friendly, cafeteria-style chain offering Texas-inspired entrees, sides & desserts. 125 West Way, Lake Jackson 979-297-2216
Cheery cafe & bakery serving a variety of housemade comfort eats. 120 That Way, Lake Jackson 979-705-1304
Talk About Good Catering
After more than 10 years of culinary experience and thousands of successful events, Talk About Good Restaurant & Catering sets the standard for caterers throughout the greater Freeport area. 979-233-0665
Delivery/carryout chain offering a wide range of pizza, plus chicken & other sides. 2105 FM523, Oyster Creek 979-239-3333
Family-owned spot offering a wide selection of craft brews & rustic German cooking. 102 This Way, Lake Jackson 979-297-3003