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709 Harris Ave, Kemah, TX 77565-2952
+1 713-429-4311
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good13%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“food lab” (5 reviews)
“gourmet meal” (2 reviews)
American, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
709 Harris Ave, Kemah, TX 77565-2952
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We took family members there for a different experience. We ended up paying over 1000 dollars for 4 people. You will definitely have a one in kind dinner experience, but the cost is too much. We had bought a groupon so did not expect to...More

Thank LToerner
Reviewed 2 September 2018

Calling Eculent a restaurant completely under sells the experience. You start with a tour of the gardens, where they grow their own produce. Then you head into David’s amazing food lab. And then the dinner show begins. Delicious!

Thank msmccorm
worldfoodie64, Owner at eculent, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

So glad you enjoyed the experience. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

How can I put words to accurately describe something that is out of this world? This is not a restuarant that you have ever been. He uses all your senses in this dining experience. He is a food scientist that plays with different techniques and...More

Thank Shelly P
worldfoodie64, Owner at eculent, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 9 November 2017

Wow! This is a delight for the all senses - taste, smell, touch, sound and sight! We started off with a customized cocktail - you pick the tastes to include. Then, we toured the food lab and learned about how things are prepared. Each of...More

Thank Kathy P
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Such great food prepared and presented like nothing I’ve seen before. It was like a science project and gourmet meal all in one.

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 9 May 2017

The experience is education, the staff more than friendly, multiple very mini courses of very different food and very expensive. Once home the ole tummy was torn up.

1  Thank IMABELL
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We had an incredible experience at Eculent. We started off with a tour of the restaurant. It was so fun to see all the ingredients and tools they use to create the food. The three person staff (manager, chef, and sous chef) were attentive and...More

Thank cynthiamariem
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Great place. Combination of the atmosphere, light, service, food and even special smells... time and effort that was put into creating such experience is amazing. This place is expensive. It is priced way above what is average Texan is used to. However, the experience that...More

Thank DimaS457
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Have you ever seen something amazing on the Food Network or Top Chef and thought "Holy crap! I would give my (right arm/first born) to try that!". With the rise of cooking channels and celebrity chefs, there's never been a better time to be a...More

3  Thank skywriter1026
Reviewed 8 November 2016

With Eculent, Chef Skinner, front of house Blake and their small team have created what, in my opinion is Houston's version of the famous 'Fat Duck' restaurant just outside London, England. My wife and I have been lucky enough to dine at both. At Eculent,...More

1  Thank Guy O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$75 - US$200
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 709 Harris Ave, Kemah, TX 77565-2952
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Kemah
  • Phone Number: +1 713-429-4311
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Welcome to eculent, where chef David Skinner is breaking all the boundaries of a typical dining experience. Prepare to be absorbed into a multi-sensory event like no other. Like an intricate time-piece, your choreographed evening is created through a series of fine detail. Each course is alive with custom created scents, choreographed lighting, changing local artwork, and a movie quality soundtrack.
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