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4848 Kirby Dr, Houston, TX 77098-5006
+1 713-529-2385
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (38 reviews)
“prime rib” (22 reviews)
“french dip” (12 reviews)
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4848 Kirby Dr, Houston, TX 77098-5006
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food is good at this place but way overpriced! They charge $26 for a rotisserie chicken breast with one side item, $12 for a cheap glass of wine that was marginal at best and $9 for a house salad. I could great the same quality...More

Thank scotch1958
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped by for lunch another great experience. We started with artichoke and spinach dip that was fantastic. A cheeseburger done to perfection, tasty grouper sandwich and Dings fried shrimp. Texas sized fried shrimp with plenty to eat! And their key lime pie was to...More

Thank Ray L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent Restaurant. Very good food and a big choice. Excellent beer (I am a German). Cozy atmosphere and very friendly staff. From my side highly recommended.

Thank Volkmar G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first visit to Houston's and I was very impressed. The bar scene is vibrant and fun but not too loud to interfere with a pleasant meal. The food from the in house made garlic ranch dressing to a top notch Prime Rib...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

We needed a restaurant in West University near our hotel after driving down from Dallas. Had previously spotted Houston’s as it sits right on the corner of Kirby and Westpark so it was an easy choice. We were joined by our daughter in law who...More

Thank Briarpatcher
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

I ate there last week on a business trip. I had the ribs on recommendation on business associate with French fries and two dips. The ribs were tender falling off the bones with enough fat for flavor but not too much, with sugar BBQ sauce....More

Thank Jackfish28
Reviewed 23 September 2017

I've never seen a GM argue with a customer request the way I witnessed this evening. A simple request of slicing the roast beef thick instead of shaved went beyond the normal discussion to an argumentative discussion which made my wife and I leave and...More

Thank Marc P
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Although I have attended for years and the food is great- the service here is in decline and people are rude and disorganized, different waiters bringing different plates and poor manners- will no longer go there.

Thank Tony K
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Love the Dallas location - so you have to try the Houston's when visiting Houston right? Started with a shrimp cocktail appetizer that consisted of 5-6 jumbo gulf shrimp that were awesome. I had the Hawaiian marinated ribeye that was cooked perfectly with sweet flavors...More

Thank SteveBinkley
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I have dinner here at least once a week to every 10 days. Always very good and reliable. Their Westheiner at Fountain View location has been great for over 30 years.

Thank red1990
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Fred D
12 September 2016|
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Response from Edward H | Reviewed this property |
Not bad. Some tables better than others, but for a busy restaurant, relatively quiet
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4848 Kirby Dr, Houston, TX 77098-5006
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-529-2385
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