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Mai's Restaurant

#390 of 7,265 Restaurants in Houston}
€€ - €€€Asian, Vietnamese
3403 Milam St, Houston, TX 77002-9531
+1 713-520-7684
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good28%
  • Average21%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pho” (14 reviews)
“spring rolls” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Asian, Vietnamese
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
3403 Milam St, Houston, TX 77002-9531
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for the first time and the pork fried rice was great everything was fresh the pork egg rolls are really good . Place was nice and clean very fast service.

Thank Yani W
Reviewed 5 November 2017

I entered Mai’s just after a large event downtown and the wait from others in the entrance was said to be 20 minutes so I opted for one of the barstools when one came available. The bartender wiped my portion of counter top with a...More

Thank 4EVRHUNGRY
Reviewed 6 October 2017

I have been coming here since about 1988. It doesn't have the same ambiance since the fire of many years ago, but the food is every bit as good as ever. Truly authentic, unbelievably fresh and well prepared Vietnamese. Meat, seafood and vegetables on crispy...More

Thank dmartin102017
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Fresh, quality ingredients and excellent variety make this a great Midtown stop for casual dining. Great service compliments an extensive menu at a very reasonable price point.

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Great spot, 2 blocks from Matchbox Theater. Great Vietnamese spring rolls and egg rolls. Everything is very fresh. Keep up the good work.

Thank JChadderdon
Reviewed 3 May 2017

I spent some time in Vietnam earlier this year and have been addicted to Pho ever since I returned home. I have been to Pho places all over the country and in Vietnam and this is one of my favorites.

Thank Brittrb11
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

The food is very good. The service is outstanding. Portion sizes are generous. Lots to choose from on the menu...almost too much. Secured parking behind the building and across the street. Great value!

Thank Michael Y
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Great tasting food, busy for late Friday. Had to switch tables due to very cold air from A/C unit above table. Careful about bill: gratuity included already in initial Bill but when they brought out the final one, didn't show that. People need to know...More

Thank Abdul M
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

I used to go to Mai's about once a month. It was so disappointing this time not sure I will be back. They are always busy which is great. The best fried rice. But the service this time was awful. We had to ask for...More

Thank Patti V
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Centrally located, convenient and nice atmosphere. Service is very friendly, parking might be difficult, especially in the evening, but the food is all worthy.

Thank TexanGirl100
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$29 - US$31
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 03:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 03:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 03:00
Thursday
11:00 - 03:00
Friday
11:00 - 04:00
Saturday
11:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3403 Milam St, Houston, TX 77002-9531
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 713-520-7684
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Description
Mai’s Restaurant was established in 1978. Over the past three decades, we have had the honor to serve the Houston community with our precious family recipes. Mai's Restaurant is committed to providing our patrons with a truly authentic and delicious Vietnamese dining experience. Our goal is to deliver excellence and consistency in product, service, and hospitality. We measure our success by the loyalty of our patrons and staff.
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