Comfort Suites - Near the Galleria
6221 Richmond Ave.
Houston, TX 77057
Phone: (713) 787-0004
Fax: (713) 787-0730
Make this the place for your romantic evening. After you are seated, your waiter will proceed to make you feel like you are their only guest. The dress is semi-formal and will give you the perfect excuse to wear something slightly glamorous. The steaks come out of the kitchen sizzling with butter and so tender you can cut it with a butter knife. The beefsteak tomatoes with onions and blue cheese are a delicious way to get started. The portions are large and the flavors are out of this world!
Fun and games are a staple of Dave & Busters. Beyond the dining area, you will find billiards tables, shuffleboard, video games, a karaoke bar and the absolute latest in virtual reality equipment. The menu abounds with an assortment that includes huge burgers and mesquite-grilled entrées. A glass of house wine is light on the pocket and menu items are moderately priced as well.
Set in a log cabin on the bustling Richmond Strip, this pizzeria serves up pizza pies that are more than memorable. The rustic interior adds to the feeling of warmth that invades your body from the second you walk in the door. This is a great place to enjoy a casual meal with family and friends. Pizzas are served with a large variety of toppings. Vegetable lovers will want to take a bite out of the deep-dish vegetarian with jalapenos. It is much healthier than the average pizza, but it still packs a flavorful punch.
The original version of this restaurant opened in the old Shamrock Hotel, which was a landmark to most Houstonians. Years later, it is in a different location but still serves up hot fried fish and seafood daily. This is an old school restaurant with many faithful customers. Fried seafood and steaks make up the bulk of the menu. It is not exactly health conscious eating, but most loyal patrons would not want them to change a thing. After you have had a bite or two you will probably agree.
Waiters are in white coats with embroidered name-tags. Need you know more? The setting at The Palm is luxurious and polished, but perusing the celebrity caricatures lining the walls is certain to lighten you up. The menu is pricey, but you will forget the expense once you have savored menu items like the Maine lobster or dover sole. A glass of the house wine is available too.
If you have plenty of time to savor your meal, definitely give this romantic fondue spot a try. The service is friendly and efficient without becoming intrusive. No matter what you choose for an entree, you will want to start with one of the cheese fondues and finish with one of the chocolate ones. The experience simply is not complete without them. Patrons rave about the ambiance, service and food. Entrees selections include various seafood, fish, beef, pork, duck and chicken choices. Children are always welcome, but a child's menu is not available so you will want to consider whether they will be happy sharing your choices.
Typical red-checked Italian decor adds coziness and a satisfying feeling of warmth to this dining experience. Tucked away on a somewhat secluded street, it particularly appeals to young couples and families on a budget. Menu selections consist of traditional Italian dishes and zesty handmade pizzas. Repeat visits will be in order so you can try them all. Bottled beers and wines are available, but there is not a full bar.
You will feel like you are in London when you visit this traditional British pub called the Richmond Arms. Darts and pool are available if you can snag a spot early. If not, settle in and chat with friends while watching rugby, soccer or cricket on the big-screen TV. Can you say bangers and mash or fish and chips? Traditional British fare abounds in a price range that is certain to please. You will be impressed with the list of English brews to was down the delicious fare dished up at the restaurant. Reservations are required for large parties.
This moderately-priced French restaurant offers hot sandwiches, specialty salads and soups with an impressive array of tempting desserts. The French bread pudding and fruit tarts are a must. The French House also offers catering and box lunches.
The simple décor and relaxed atmosphere of Shawarma King don’t distract from the real attraction of this Middle Eastern café - the food. Beef and chicken shawarma sandwiches or plates never disappoint. Juicy slices of meat are slathered with tahini or garlic sauce and delicately accompanied by crisp vegetables. Count on freshly made tabouli and richer delicacies like deep fried eggplant strips or cauliflower to balance a meal. Shawarma King is great for cheap and easy food on the go, or a quick bite at lunch or after work. For a sweet treat, sticky baklava bites and pistachio encrusted desserts round out the experience. -Gemma Amato
This restaurant is a popular spot for the business crowd for lunch and couples for dinner. The simple elegance of the decor creates a casual, peaceful atmosphere for dining. Variety is the key to the menu. The favored appetizer is the Spinach Dip, or you can wait for your delicious entree to be served. Choose from a variety of rib, steak, fish or chicken dishes, with the Hawaiian Chicken as the most popular and best-selling dish.
Located close to the rice village the 'Firehouse Saloon' is music venue. You will find a number of local musicians performing here. Come here and enjoy some drinks and snacks with great live music. Known to be one of the best places to enjoy live country music, you will find the hottest crowd here. So all you music fans out there, come and rock all night.