Love to eat? Then you are in the right city!
Houston is full of amazing restaurants and dining experiences, here are some of our favorites:
Prego – Delicious neighborhood Italian restaurant with a great wine list.
Location: 2520 Amherst (In Rice Village) (713) 529-2420.
Hugo’s – wonderful regional Mexican food from James Beard award-winning chef, Hugo Ortega.
Location: 1600 Westheimer (713) 524-7744.
Escalante’s Fine Tex-Mex and Tequila – excellent Tex-Mex food in a chic setting. In Highland Village.
Location: 4053 Westheimer. (713) 623-4200.
Brennan’s of Houston – This landmark restaurant was recently rebuilt after burning down during Hurricane Ike in 2008. Known for its Texas Creole cuisine, the Brennan’s family of New Orleans has been serving Houston for over 40 years. Be sure to order the Turtle Soup Au Sherry and Bananas Foster for dessert (first created at Brennan’s New Orleans).
Location: 3300 Smith Street. (713) 522-9711.
Tiny Boxwood’s – Very tiny, quaint café/espresso bar adjacent to Thompson & Hanson Nursery. Famous for their chocolate chip cookies.
Location: 3614 West Alabama at Saint Street.