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Brenner's Steakhouse on the Bayou

1 Birdsall St, Houston, TX 77007-8022
+1 713-868-4444
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
1 Birdsall St, Houston, TX 77007-8022
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for date night with my SO and will return . No reason for me to share what we ordered (mostly because I've forgotten ) but we had appetizers , main course , wine and dessert and everything was amazing . Our server was...More

Thank Stephanie F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with the family based on a recommendation. It doesn't disappoint! I had the 8oz steak from 44 Farms & it literally melted in my mouth. People say that a lot but this one lives up to the saying! It's not cheap but worth...More

Thank HillyMelbourne2012
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

My wife & I really liked our first (and only, so far) experience at Brenner's. It's similar to a great many steakhouses/chophouses across Houston but the grounds Brenner's is situated on certainly sets it apart. We enjoyed the food and certainly thought the staff was...More

Thank Ryan V
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Arrived at Brenner's on a Monday evening when the place was far from busy, and still had to wait about 10 minutes for a table that should have been ready as we had reservations previously made. The location itself is really nice. Right outside the...More

Thank ellzebeth
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Made reservation online (BIG mistake-call personally!) and stated that we wanted a table by a window with a nice view as we were celebrating our 37th anniversary. I know they read the request because they complimented us on our Anniversary. The "view" we had was...More

Thank meikner
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Could not have had a more perfect afternoon. Staff was attentive but not overbearing. Table was perfectly situated in a nook overlooking the garden. Food was excellent an entrees were right sized. This will be a regular brunch spot for us.

Thank KGN58
Reviewed 24 June 2017

The inside decoration of the multi-level space seems off in daylight, especially the dark, steep, narrow stairs to the restrooms. Conversation with our group was difficult due to neighboring tables being too close. The Bloody Marys received universal approval. Crab cakes just ok, along with...More

Thank TravelerTrish75
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Celebrated a significant milestone wedding anniversary here for a family member. Staff looked after the couple and the 20 guests wonderfully!! We didn't have a sit down meal but had canapés and then a Buffett type plate service. Beautiful salmon, prawns and beef. Highly recommend...More

Thank Pachkilo
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Our company was saying farewell to a long time employee and had a dinner for 20 or so at Brenner's. It was the first time for many, and they did not disappoint! We had a private room upstairs and the service was excellent from the...More

Thank Jennie S
Reviewed 14 June 2017

This gem is tucked away and is on the bayou. It is quiet and scenic - perfect for a romantic evening. Great food and service. I never miss a chance to go here. Makes a great dinner spot prior to going to the theater. Also...More

Thank Susan R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
View, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Birdsall St, Houston, TX 77007-8022
    (Memorial Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Washington Ave./ Memorial Park
  • Neighbourhood: Washington Ave./ Memorial Park
  • Phone Number: +1 713-868-4444
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