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Hearsay

#103 of 7,143 Restaurants in Houston
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218 Travis St, Historic Market Square, Houston, TX 77002-1717 (Congress)
+1 713-225-8079
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10:00 - 22:00
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Sun 10:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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Atlanta, United States
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70 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Was with a large group of associates had dinner here. Not the quickest service ever but ok. Food was good. Would not be my 1st choice. The beef nachos were better than chicken.

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Thank Billy C
Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
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696 reviews
544 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 201 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hearsay has a fun, casual brick interior with high walls and funky lighting. A bit loud atmosphere but comfortable and a nicely rounded menu. My sever Daisy was delightful with her attentive service and cheery explanation of the menu. She was assisted by Justin who was as energetic and helpful. Small plates, major salads, sandwiches, pasta and of course entrees.... More 

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Thank RMGTravel
Austin, Texas
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40 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great Sunday bottomless Mimosa brunch spot, or date night dinner spot while enjoying this end of downtown. The food here is good, the atmosphere is trendy and can be construed as slightly upscale. They do have cloth tablecloths and napkins, a trendy interior, fancy mixed drinks, and valet parking. Make sure you have a reservation, especially for... More 

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Thank Ray N
Texas
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59 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Hearsay is my favorite brunch in Houston! Make a reservation, because it is very popular. There is a live band on Sundays which makes it a very festive atmosphere! The food is excellent (specifically the burger and fries) and the bottomless mimosa special is a home run! A perfect brunch experience.

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Thank Sarah P
winnipeg
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250 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 648 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited for lunch on a Saturday when they were serving brunch, including some inventive offerings like breakfast tacos and a brunch burger. The food was great, prices were reasonable, especially for a hotel restaurant, service was friendly, the atmosphere was nice, portions were large (this is Texas). All in all, a very nice experience.

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Thank kimpete8
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45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for some good food and cocktails after our flight. We had never been to Houston so we wanted to check out the downtown area. After a bit of googling we found Hearsay Gastropub. The staff was helpful and they had a great cocktail list. We each had a couple cocktails and they were all great. The food... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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30 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a good dinner at Hearsay restaurant. A lively restaurant on a Thursday night. No wait to be seated. Attentive service, tasty food, casual and classy atmosphere. My tasty lamb chops were served with a substantial quantity of vegetables. My partner also found his meal to be quite satisfactory.

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Houston, Texas
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211 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

If you want a near perfect experience make a reservation well in advance as this is a great place! Had to settle for an early dinner but we had a great meal and terrific service. Started with Deviled Eggs that were served up with bacon and chives! Yum! Followed by a Roasted Artichoke and Pepper soup that was delicious! Enjoyed... More 

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Thank Michael C
Phoenix, Arizona
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119 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 249 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

I really liked the venue. The feel of the place was really nice. Great for a date night or an evening out with a client. Service was ok...nothing to write home about but it wasnt bad either. Food was great as were their signature drinks. The "Whitney" drink was fantastic. I had the Byrd burger which was also excellent. I... More 

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Thank EliteEventServices
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Great food, drinks, wine. Huge portions, creative fare, warm environment, lovely service. Dont bring kids later than 7:00pm. The hoytie toytie crowd shows up about that time and the scene shifts to yuppie drinking time.

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Thank Jennifer D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 218 Travis St, Historic Market Square, Houston, TX 77002-1717
    (Congress)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-225-8079

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?