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Downtown Houston Restaurants

A photo of Ensemble HTX restaurant
5.0
Exceptional(35)
$$$$
• Unspecified • Downtown
Booked 1 time today

Located in Houston, TX, Ensemble is a culinary experience that allows you to meet foodies across the city by enjoying an exclusive dining experience for just 15 people at a time. We are nomadic. Every month we select a new venue in which we can share meals that will forever inspire you.BYOW!! (Who...

A photo of Capone's Oven & Bar restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(45)
$$$$
• Pizzeria • Downtown
Booked 8 times today

Capone’s Oven & Bar is located at 2303 Richmond Ave, Houston, TX 77098 and our phone number is (832)767-1794. We are a 1920’s style bar and oven offering the finest in gourmet pizzas, salads, and appetizers all prepared right in front of your eyes and cooked to perfection in our state of the art...

A photo of Pappas Bros. Steakhouse - Downtown restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(1728)
$$$$
• Steak • Downtown
Booked 52 times today

At Pappas Bros. Steakhouse, we put immeasurable care into everything we do, all to provide our Guests a dining experience like no other. The steakhouse features USDA Prime in-house dry-aged beef. The award-winning wine list boasts over 3,900 selections, and the cellars have an inventory totaling...

A photo of Potente restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(1006)
$$$$
• Italian • Downtown
Booked 45 times today

Potente is a sophisticated and upscale Italian restaurant located in downtown Houston led by Executive Chef Danny Trace. Every dish is locally sourced and uses only the highest quality ingredients. Try our chef favorite homemade pasta with black truffles shaved table side, petite filet with...

A photo of Vic & Anthony's Steakhouse - Houston restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(5912)
$$$$
• Steakhouse • Downtown
Booked 79 times today

Located in the heart of downtown Houston near Minute Maid Park, Vic & Anthony's Steakhouse features a blend of high-quality food & one-of-a-kind hospitality in an intimate atmosphere of hand-crafted mahogany woodwork, leather furnishings & luxurious amenities. Our highly acclaimed menu features...

A photo of Guard and Grace - Houston restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(239)
$$$$
• Steakhouse • Downtown

“With over 15,000 square feet of dining space, including 4 private dining rooms, Guard and Grace can seat up to 75% occupancy while ensuring ample separation between tables. We encourage our guests to follow CDC guidelines and wear face coverings inside our restaurant. We will continue to require...

A photo of Cultivated F+B – The Lancaster Hotel restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(1217)
$$$$
• American • Downtown

We are now open seven days a week! Sunday through Wednesday we have a limited specialized menu with many of your favorite items available from 3pm-9pm. Thursday through Saturday we are open for dinner 3pm-9pm. Breakfast is available daily from 6:30am-11am Monday through Friday. Lunch service...

A photo of Bayou & Bottle-Four Seasons Houston restaurant
4.9
Exceptional(40)
$$$$
• American • Downtown
Booked 3 times today

Conceptualized by world-renowned celebrity chef and restaurateur Richard Sandoval, Bayou & Bottle is a chic bourbon bar and restaurant in the heart of downtown, serving flavorful cuisine inspired by Houston's melting pot of cultures. Located on the first floor of Four Seasons Hotel Houston, this...

A photo of Hearsay Market Square restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(1898)
$$$$
• Contemporary American • Downtown
Booked 49 times today

* We are very excited to announce the reopening of Hearsay on Market Square on Monday , May 18th! We can not wait to serve everyone again and show off our new renovations. Our staff will be following proper procedures to ensure safety. We will be opening for reservation only. Call now!Hearsay...

A photo of Saltgrass Steak House - Houston - George Brown Convention Center restaurant
Booked 13 times today

Saltgrass Steak House is an award-winning steak house famous for serving Certified Angus Beef® steaks and great seafood. Each steak is cooked to perfection with Saltgrass-7 Steak Spice, and topped with garlic butter. All breads, dressings, soups and desserts are made from scratch daily. Great food...

A photo of Gyu-Kaku - Houston, TX | Midtown restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(187)
$$$$
• Japanese • Downtown
Booked 64 times today

We're Back! We are open for limited dine-in service.We have updated our operations in accordance with all government guidelines to put your health and safety first.To maintain a safe environment for you and Gyu-Kaku staff, we ask that all guests understand and adhere to the following:- Reservations...

A photo of Irma's Southwest restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(455)
$$$$
• Mexican / Southwestern • Downtown
Booked 24 times today

Irma’s Southwest along with Irma’s Original have been household names in downtown food scene for over 17 years. Headed by the leadership of Louis Galvan and Irma Galvan, recipient of the 2008 James Beard Award. Irma’s Southwest Grill is a casual elegant restaurant where you will enjoy some of the...

A photo of Brasserie du Parc restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(717)
$$$$
• French • Downtown
Booked 16 times today

Master Chef Philippe Verpiand and his wife Monica Bui, owners of Etoile Cuisine et Bar, are excited to bring their second concept to Downtown Houston, Brasserie du Parc! We are an authentic French brasserie located on the ground floor of the landmark residential high-rise One Park Place...

A photo of Hearsay on the Green restaurant
4.5
Awesome(862)
$$$$
• Contemporary American • Downtown
Booked 13 times today

Hearsay on the Green is a new American Restaurant located in downtown Houston, TX, next to the George R. Brown Convention Center, adjacent to the Embassy Suites. We are dedicated to serving you the finest food and craft cocktails with impeccable service.

A photo of Weights and Measures restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(61)
$$$$
• Contemporary American • Downtown
Booked 28 times today

Chef Fernando Rios craft all of our dishes from scratch, including our handmade pastas. The Seafood Pappardelle and Foie Gras Tortelloni are not to be missed! We offer a selection of wood grilled meats like our 34oz bone in ribeye and Gulf snapper at dinner and our wood fired pizzas, including...

Discover Downtown

Downtown Houston's dining scene has something to offer any visitor no matter what type of cuisine they are searching for. The city boasts some of the finest barbecue joints in the state of Texas. The tantalizing scent of slow-cooked beef brisket will draw your attention to some of the best local spots. There are various types of eateries offering everything from the latest in African food to homestyle Italian dishes. The local restaurants are open early and late, so you'll have the opportunity for a quick bite before you start your day or after a long night out. You can also enjoy a relaxing lunch at a local French cafe or dinner options that range from fine dining at wine bars to casual menus that are perfect for starting off an evening.

Downtown Houston's dining scene has something to offer any visitor no matter what type of cuisine they are searching for. The city boasts some of the finest barbecue joints in the state of Texas. The tantalizing scent of slow-cooked beef brisket will draw your attention to some of the best local spots. There are various types of eateries offering everything from the latest in African food to homestyle Italian dishes. The local restaurants are open early and late, so you'll have the opportunity for a quick bite before you start your day or after a long night out. You can also enjoy a relaxing lunch at a local French cafe or dinner options that range from fine dining at wine bars to casual menus that are perfect for starting off an evening.

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