Best Places in Galveston, TX FOOD Dining out is at the top of most folks’ priorities when planning a getaway weekend ┬áto Galveston. Type of fun varies, depending on the time of the year, but it’s a given that visitors to the island will want to know the best places to eat. Listed here are three of the most fabulous dining places to visit in Galveston: Gaido’s Gaido’s is one of the best fine dining restaurants on the island. The first time my husband and I ate at Gaido’s was nearly 38 years ago on our honeymoon. I love this place – the ambiance, theRead More →

River Oaks Donuts Going on an outing in Houston at the River Oaks Donuts shop is a fun thing to do if you have grandchildren. I had never eaten filled donut holes until I visited this delightful place. It’s a small establishment but very friendly. They do have a couple of tables set up outside. Though hot in July, it’s nice if you get there early. There is another reason you want to get to this donut place early. They run out of a popular filled donut flavor fast. It’s called Red Velvet. I heard about it and didn’t get there in time to tryRead More →

What are your favorite restaurants to dine at on your birthday? A few of mine are (depending on my food mood at the time): Olive Garden Gaido’s Seafood Restaurant in Galveston, Texas Cheesecake Factory Last Friday, January 8th, was my birthday (yes, it’s the same as Elvis Presley’s). My daughter and granddaughters and I went out for a late breakfast – French toast. When I was asked where I wanted to eat for my birthday dinner, I thought of Olive Garden and Cheesecake Factory but wasn’t sure what I was in the mood for (I was still full from French toast at the time). CheesecakeRead More →