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Eric's-Univ of Houston-Hilton College

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Hilton Hotel, 4800 Calhoun Rd., Entrance 1 I-45, Houston, TX 77004 (University Dr.)
+1 713-743-2512
06:30 - 22:00
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Houston, Texas
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71 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We signed up through Houston PBS (Houston Public Media) to get tickets for the Jesse Cook concert at the Cullen Performance Hall at the University of Houston. The concert did not start until 7:30 p.m., so we went out early to the campus to go see the renovated University Center (UC) followed by cocktails and dinner at Eric's Restaurant at... More 

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Franklin, Kentucky
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704 reviews
360 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 226 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

While on assignment in Houston I was staying at the Hilton on the University of Houston’s campus. While there I took in several meals at the Eric’s Restaurant that is managed and served by the universities hospitality students. The staff was always polite, very attentive to all the guest needs, food plate presentations were very good and the quality of... More 

Thank DrMarc9491
New Orleans, Louisiana
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

I had chiliquiles (sp?) and fresh fruit. It was wonderful and the coffee was great. The service was excellent and I really enjoyed myself.

Thank Karla K
Houston, Texas
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304 reviews
187 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Pleasant interior and great eager beaver attitude on part of student servers. They are trying very hard to please. Copious quantities of food. Portions are huge. They must think we all eat like students. My vegetarian baguette satisfied even though it was hard to handle it was so big. Sweet potato fries also very tasty. Can get loud when crowded.

Thank marko18745
Franklin, Kentucky
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704 reviews
360 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 226 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017

I took in dinner at Eric’s restaurant which is in the Hilton Hotel/University of Houston. Upon entering the restaurant, I was greeted by a friendly hostess who walked me to my table and within minutes my server took my order, after making several suggestions. The meal was served in a short period and was very good. The restaurant was clean... More 

Thank DrMarc9491
Chicago, Illinois
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449 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

As you might know by now this place is ran by college students and I have to admit the food wasn't too bad. Breakfast I had granola parfait and fruit was fresh and all tasted great. Had an omelet and it's pretty hard to mess that up, but for being in Texas and not having any hot sauces is not... More 

Thank hart277
Houston, Texas, United States
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96 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016

I met a friend for lunch at Eric’s which is located at the Hilton University of Houston. The experience was delightful and there have been some changes in the menu since I had lunch there about two years ago. They started us off with some house made chips. I stuck to my old favorite and ordered the Beef Tenderloin Sandwich.... More 

Thank John T
College Station, Texas
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159 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 May 2016

I decided to make use of the Bar area for a couple of late dinner snacks at Eric’s restaurant. The restaurant is served and maintained by students of the university who were pretty much attentive on the food but less so on drink refills. I enjoyed the Cobb Salad, Truffle Fries, Seafood Gumbo Soup, and Pan Seared Crab Cakes over... More 

Thank Tomisine
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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122 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2016

We came there for a business meeting and were able to have a really good meal, in a classy setting, and right in the hotel where we were staying. The meal size was moderate, so it was not great if you are very hungry and looking for a big meal.

Thank drbsick
Dublin, California
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441 reviews
200 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 207 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2016

I went to dinner at Eric's after a long day of meetings in another city and then a flight to Houston. Eric's had relatively few people eating when I arrived. A waiter showed up almost as soon as I was seated. I ordered the salmon with risotto. When I asked about wine by the glass, the waiter suggested sangria on... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$50
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hilton Hotel, 4800 Calhoun Rd., Entrance 1 I-45, Houston, TX 77004
    (University Dr.)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-743-2512

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