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Cafe Piquet

€€ - €€€Latin, Cuban, Caribbean
5757 Bissonnet St, Houston, TX 77401-4723
+1 713-664-1031
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ropa vieja” (12 reviews)
“black beans” (9 reviews)
“plantains” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00 Hours
Latin, Cuban, Caribbean
€€ - €€€
5757 Bissonnet St, Houston, TX 77401-4723
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Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

Earlier this month I found out about this restaurant and took my family out on a Saturday night. The food was amazing and being our first time Liset was outstanding, she was very kind with a smile on her face the whole time. We have...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Efrain G
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Great Cuban food .... had Picadillo, black beans and rice with fried plantains !! Classic and oh so good....Plenty to eat. Had a Mamey and friend had a Mango drink. She ordered a generous portion of sopa full of corn on cob, potatoes and veges...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Hatlady47
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

This is authentic, tasty and reasonably priced Cuban cuisine. I usually order the Pollo a la Plancha, which is a grilled chicken breast with sauteed onions. Most of the entrees are served with excellent black beans and rice as well as sweet (ripe) plantains. I...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Kendra N
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

This place has great food family owned and most of the food is fresh.... There are always Togo lol so u can munch on it tomorrow lol

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank AUSAGUY007
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Food is good, but this is the only restaurant in Houston that if you request a certain waiter - the manager says NO! He would rather you leave than have the waiter you requested. Neno, would never do that.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank agacita
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

People talk to me about this place. Finally, we did a meeting lunch. Dry Media Noche Sandwich. Never again.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank travelitot
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went to visit my brother and he took us to this Cuban restaurant. OMG! I can tell you we had the best Cuban and MediaNoche sandwiches we have ever tasted! Simplemente Delicioso!!!! Tostones are amazing and cafe con leche has no...More

Date of visit: December 2017
1  Thank Avolarahora
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

We live in Central Texas but visit Houston regularly! This is one of our favorites! We love the Cuban food at Cafe Piquet! We love the "arroz con leche"! The Cuban sandwiches are great! Ropa vieja is delicious! Love love and more love!!

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank E A
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Ate with my eyes as soon as I walked in. My husband immediately asked the waiter what the table next to us was having, and he recommended the Mariquitas which are fried plantains with a garlic sauce. They were hot, thin and crispy and I...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Sandy Poy A
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

This place has authentic Cuban food that will keep you coming back for more! Perfectly-seasoned meats,, stews, moist tamales, Congri rice (mixed with black beans and ham are a favorite of mine), and maduras. (sweet plantains) Nice sized portions are so big, that you'd have...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank cindic976
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5757 Bissonnet St, Houston, TX 77401-4723
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-664-1031
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