50 Houston Restaurants to Connect In For Mother's Day

The OpenTable Team

Whether you're taking mom out for a treat or enjoying a Sunday lunch with friends, these restaurants are perfect for Mother's Day. From kid-friendly favorites to brunch-worthy hotspots, we'll help you find the perfect place to celebrate.

Restaurants:Truluck's - Ocean's Finest Seafood & Crab - The Woodlands, Steak 48 - Houston, Uchi Houston
Price Range:$$$ - $$$$
Cuisines:Seafood, Steakhouse, Sushi
Neighborhoods:The Woodlands, River Oaks, Midtown / Montrose

Truluck's - Ocean's Finest Seafood & Crab - The Woodlands

$$$$·Seafood·
The Woodlands
2,528 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Scenic View
Great sea food. It is not a cheap place but quality and cooking are top, so I guess is worth it. I found a bit strange that is not bread and butter service included...you need to oRead more
96% recommended
Best Ambiance in Houston
50 people mentioned the Baked Alaska
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Steak 48 - Houston

$$$$·Steakhouse·
River Oaks
5,846 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
excellent, it was my birthday and they were great, Abraham was attentive but didn't hover, thats important. Been to all the high end places, this rates right up there their dreRead more
98% recommended
Best Overall in Houston
50 people mentioned the Crispy Shrimp
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Uchi Houston

$$$$·Sushi·
Midtown / Montrose
3,033 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
We had an absolutely amazing experience eating dinner here. Our waitress was fantastic and the food was exceptional. Highly recommend!
98% recommended
Best Food in Houston
43 people mentioned the Omakase
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Inn at Dos Brisas

$$$$·Contemporary American·
The Woodlands
203 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Notable Wine List
It was wonderful. You can't put a price on that kind of peaceful environment. Food and service were all off the charts. Our server was knowledgable and attentive. We specificalRead more
94% recommended
3 people mentioned the Bloody Mary
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Chama Gaucha - Houston

$$$$·Brazilian Steakhouse·
Galleria / Uptown
1,837 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Good for a Date
Superior service and quality of food. Very fresh and delicious
97% recommended
Brazilian Steakhouse in Houston
17 people mentioned the Lemonade
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State of Grace

$$$$·Contemporary Southern·
Upper Kirby / Shepherd Corridor
2,034 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
Excellent service, waitstaff enthused and educated about menu. Creative menu with great choices.
98% recommended
Best Ambiance in Houston
75 people mentioned the Hush Puppies
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Truluck's - Ocean's Finest Seafood & Crab - Houston

$$$$·Seafood·
Galleria / Uptown
2,687 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
Always a great meal at Truluck’s!!
93% recommended
Seafood in Houston
114 people mentioned the Stone Crab
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Eddie V's - West Ave

$$$$·Seafood·
River Oaks
2,826 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
The food was delicious and was recommended by our server. He was very knowledgeable and confident in the menu so we were comfortable trusting him with all of our good. It was amaziRead more
96% recommended
Seafood in Houston
74 people mentioned the Banana Foster
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The Capital Grille - Houston - CityCentre

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Westside
1,218 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Notable Wine List
very nice restaurant with valet parking went for anniversary and was sat on time and table had been set up with decorations and a nice card. My wife had the lamb chops and lobster Read more
98% recommended
12 people mentioned the Lobster Mac
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Goode Co. Kitchen & Cantina - Memorial

$$$$·Tex-Mex·
Westside
807 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Casual
  • Neighborhood Gem
Generally good neighborhood TexMex. We come often.
91% recommended
Tex-Mex in Houston
19 people mentioned the Fajita

Etoile Cuisine Et Bar

$$$$·French·
Galleria / Uptown
2,292 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Fit for Foodies
Always consistent delicious food and great service.
97% recommended
French in Houston
44 people mentioned the Mushroom Ravioli
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Schilleci's New Orleans Kitchen

$$$$·Seafood·
The Woodlands
1,711 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for Anniversaries
The food was wonderful — crab cakes with perfectly cooked haricot verts and a chicken cobb salad. The service was excellent, attentive, and our waiter was patient and kept an eye oRead more
95% recommended
Seafood in Houston
96 people mentioned the Bread Pudding
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Brasserie 1895

$$$$·French American·
Friendswood
589 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
  • Creative Cuisine
Great service, great food. What else eis there to say?
95% recommended
4 people mentioned the Acorn Squash
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La Table - Marché

$$$$·French·
Galleria / Uptown
375 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
Great food and service. Perfect for an early dinner after work
92% recommended
5 people mentioned the Avocado Salad
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Masraff's

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Westside
3,045 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Notable Wine List
  • Good for a Date
Fantastic experience, as always! The staff were great and the food superb!
99% recommended
Notable Wine List in Houston
186 people mentioned the Calamari
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The Melting Pot - Houston

$$$$·Fondue·
Galleria / Uptown
1,636 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
Our server was so GREAT! She made excellent recommendations and was very personable. The food is always great and we enjoy the "experience".
90% recommended
44 people mentioned the Cheese Fondue
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Grace's

$$$$·American·
Upper Kirby / Shepherd Corridor
2,722 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Brunch
  • Great for Lunch
The food and service were excellent. Loved my chicken fried chicken so much
95% recommended
American in Houston
42 people mentioned the Fried Chicken
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North Italia – BLVD

$$$$·Italian·
Galleria / Uptown
2,952 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
My only real complaint is the cheese on the cheese board was miniscule. 2 small pieces of cheese is not enough for everything else. I would look at changing the amount of items oRead more
96% recommended
Italian in Houston
42 people mentioned the Calamari
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Bistro Menil

$$$$·European·
Midtown / Montrose
878 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Great for Lunch
  • Neighborhood Gem
Overall, it was very easy to make a reservation, & my party were seated quickly. Food was great, a bit pricey tho. Staff were very kind & attentive.
96% recommended
10 people mentioned the Eggplant Fries

Killen's Steakhouse

$$$$·Steak·
Alvin / Pearland
4,601 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
friendly, knowledgeable service; amazing steaks, drinks, and crab cakes; plus the carrot cake is unbelievable.
92% recommended
154 people mentioned the Cream Corn
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Sorrento Ristorante Italiano

$$$$·Italian·
Midtown / Montrose
2,600 reviews
  • Romantic
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
Sorrento's has the best bread basket with a wonderful assortment of breads and sticks. But it is their sea bass and short ribs that I keep going back for. The soft piano music inRead more
97% recommended
25 people mentioned the Roasted Garlic

B&B Butchers & Restaurant - Houston

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Heights / Washington
4,186 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
Loved the rooftop view of downtown Houston coupled with the great service and yummy steak.
94% recommended
Steakhouse in Houston
53 people mentioned the Bacon Appetizer
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Eddie V's - City Centre

$$$$·Seafood·
Westside
3,661 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
Anniversary- had corner table by window as requested! EV’s wrote “ Happy Anniversary “ on menu and complimentary dessert plate.
95% recommended
Special Occasion in Houston
93 people mentioned the Banana Foster
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Jonathan's The Rub

$$$$·American·
Westside
968 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Lunch
Great choices with the exception of regular tea!! Excellent service and food was very good.
92% recommended
American in Houston
11 people mentioned the Chilean Sea Bass
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Lucienne - Hotel Alessandra

$$$$·European·
Downtown
194 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
Outstanding as usual.
92% recommended
5 people mentioned the Apple Tart
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Weights and Measures

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Texas
1,284 reviews
  • Great for Brunch
  • Casual
  • Fit for Foodies
Really great happy hour food and drinks. Casual, relaxed vibe perfect for a date or girls night out.
86% recommended
18 people mentioned the Avocado Toast
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Mastro's Steakhouse - Houston

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Galleria / Uptown
2,173 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
We decided to splurge and get the seafood tower, a bottle of wine, A dessert wine to pair with the butter cake along w cappuccinos, the 20 ounce NY strip, and two fillets, the spiRead more
87% recommended
Most Booked in Houston
31 people mentioned the Butter Cake
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Pax Americana

$$$$·American·
Midtown / Montrose
724 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
Great cozy restaurant. It is a shame it closed. The octopus was excellent and cute neighborhood big city vibe.
91% recommended
11 people mentioned the Beef Tartare
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Brenner’s Steakhouse Katy Freeway

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Westside
2,544 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
Everything was great, except that it was extremely loud the first hour we were there. We couldn’t hear each other talk & had a difficult time hearing our server, It was our 41st aRead more
92% recommended
Scenic View in Houston
35 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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Liberty Kitchen and Oysterette

$$$$·Seafood·
River Oaks
208 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Casual
  • Great for Lunch
One of my favorites. Great menu. Good service. I go here often. Worth a try!!!!
88% recommended
4 people mentioned the Bacon Jam
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Perry's Steakhouse & Grille - The Woodlands

$$$$·Steakhouse·
The Woodlands
5,081 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
Great as usual.
95% recommended
Steakhouse in Houston
38 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

Kiran's

$$$$·Indian·
Upper Kirby / Shepherd Corridor
1,825 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Romantic
Sarthak was amazing!
93% recommended
31 people mentioned the Chicken Tikka Masala

Del Frisco's Grille - Woodlands

$$$$·American·
The Woodlands
1,557 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Romantic
Food was excellent and service attentive, although there was a minor issue with the order that they were very quick to remedy. Beautiful, comfortable outdoor seating especially at Read more
88% recommended
Scenic View in The Woodlands
26 people mentioned the Egg Roll

Churrascos-Sugar Land

$$$$·Latin American·
Sugar Land
1,803 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Good for Groups
Great team service. We were really impressed how all staff was making sure we are taking care off. Also steaks were perfect.
89% recommended
Best Overall in Sugar Land
100 people mentioned the Churrasco

Maison Pucha Bistro

$$$$·French·
Heights / Washington
1,069 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
Service was upbeat and friendly. Water service was a little too attentive - they came back way too often to fill glasses that weren’t even half empty yet. Food was delicious. NoiseRead more
94% recommended
French in Houston
15 people mentioned the Coq Au Vin

The Federal Grill - Shepherd

$$$$·American·
Heights / Washington
1,614 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Great for Brunch
Great food, service, beautiful outdoor table. Can't wait to go back!
97% recommended
33 people mentioned the Bottomless Mimosas

Américas River Oaks

$$$$·Latin American·
River Oaks
2,732 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Romantic
My wife and I dined there on Saturday evening. I had the 12 oz Churasco filet, it was simply delicious. My wife had the Purgo red snapper, she had the same experience, the filet wRead more
94% recommended
91 people mentioned the Churrasco
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Amerigo’s Grille – The Woodlands

$$$$·Italian·
The Woodlands
683 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
This was our first restaurant meal since covid. We got the outdoor table as requested and all staff wore masks. The meal was extremely delicious and beautifully plated. Service wasRead more
99% recommended
6 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

Ristorante Cavour at the Hotel Granduca

$$$$·Italian·
Galleria / Uptown
698 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
Beautiful setting near the pool and very good food. I ordered a small size pasta for lunch and it was plenty of food and absolutely delicious.
94% recommended
7 people mentioned the Osso Bucco

Rainbow Lodge

$$$$·American·
Heights / Washington
3,521 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Scenic View
Awesome place definitely going back!
95% recommended
Scenic View in Houston
76 people mentioned the Bread Pudding
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Toulouse - Houston

$$$$·French·
River Oaks
1,158 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Lunch
Fantastic experience, thanks !
94% recommended
Outdoor Dining in Houston
12 people mentioned the Beef Bourguignon
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Brenner's Steakhouse on the Bayou

$$$$·Steakhouse·
River Oaks
4,466 reviews
  • Romantic
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion
Food was amazing from stater to dessert, view was amazing and Romantic ambient, We had a lovely anniversary celebration in this restaurant.
91% recommended
Scenic View in Houston
61 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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State Fare Kitchen & Bar - Memorial

$$$$·American·
Westside
1,210 reviews
  • Great for Brunch
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Groups
So yummy! Staff was nice, our serve was really good. The food was amazing! definitely will come back.
94% recommended
Great for Brunch in Houston
16 people mentioned the Hush Puppies

Quattro - Four Seasons Hotel - Houston

$$$$·Italian·
Downtown
1,235 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Romantic
There was so much food, and though I tried really hard to have room to try everything, it was just impossible, there are too many dishes. Everything was delicious, from bacon to sRead more
90% recommended
27 people mentioned the Caviar
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Osso & Kristalla

$$$$·Italian·
Downtown
396 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Good for a Date
  • Great for Brunch
What a gorgeous bar/restaurant with a real "neighbored" feel. Decor is rustic chic with touches of modern industrial. Food was good. Would love to see more keto-friendly options! SRead more
97% recommended
6 people mentioned the Calamari

Charivari - Permanently Closed

$$$$·Continental·
Midtown / Montrose
668 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Romantic
I can't believe I've never dined here before after they being in business for 18 and know I found out they are closing their doors in a month. If you've never eaten here before I Read more
92% recommended
20 people mentioned the Schnitzel
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Lucille's

$$$$·Comfort Food·
W. University / Med Center
1,905 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Great for Brunch
I would definitely go back, the decor is nice and the service was great...
93% recommended
170 people mentioned the Shrimp Grits
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Brasserie 19

$$$$·French·
River Oaks
2,016 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Great for Brunch
  • Special Occasion
A truly lovely experience.
96% recommended
French in Houston
20 people mentioned the Cotton Candy
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Olympia Grill at Pier 21 - Permanently Closed

$$$$·Seafood·
Galveston
287 reviews
  • Waterfront
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Sunday Lunch
Oh my where do I start..... we were late for our reservations, yet we were still treated awesome! The staff was amazing, we really enjoyed their attentiveness. The seating and vieRead more
94% recommended
12 people mentioned the Greek Salad
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The Union Kitchen (Kingwood)

$$$$·American·
Kingwood / Humble / Atascocita
1,104 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Brunch
  • Great for Lunch
Great variety of choices on the menu, service is friendly and professional, and the prices are very reasonable.
97% recommended
12 people mentioned the Bloody Mary