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The Cafe at Brookwood

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The Brookwood Community, 1752 FM 1489, Brookshire, TX 77423 (Interstate 10)
+1 281-375-2400
11:00 - 14:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun - Sat 11:00 - 14:00
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88 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Heading into Christmas, Brookwood gets busy so reservations are always a must. As many have mentioned, the large tea-room type setting (white table cloths, napkins, etc.) with a large wall of windows overlooking the garden makes for a very pleasant atmosphere. The attention to detail (fresh warm bread, orange butter, carafes of water.tea) and personal service (we were attended by... More 

Thank jamm333
Fulshear, Texas
Level Contributor
31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took my granddaughter here who is a vegetarian and we were not disappointed. This was my first visit also, but not my husbands so he was familiar with the menu. The menu had a quite a bit to offer and was comparable to many upscale restaurants. Loved the atmosphere and service was great. Can't wait to go back and try... More 

Thank assistantjan
Houston, Texas
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Food and service was great. It's a fine dining setting. Casual attire. Reservations are required. It's open seven days a week 11am to 2pm. There is a gift shop with unique gifts such as salad dressings etc. Made by the citizens. The chicken crepes as well as the sorbet desert was delicious. I would recommend this cafe to my friends... More 

1 Thank mcalip1
Magnolia, Texas
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86 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

This is a really nice place to eat. Went there for lunch and really enjoyed our selections. The service was great. The staff was very attentive and the food exceptional. A large dining room inside Brookwood, with white tablecloths and nice linens. Although we did not eat dessert, it looked great. A couple items were made onsite, but remainder were... More 

1 Thank kivec
Management response:

Thank you so much for eating at the Cafe at Brookwood and leaving a lovely review! We hope you will come dine with us again in the future! More 

Fulshear, Texas
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

This was my second visit to the Café and again, WONDERFUL. Wait staff so polite and gave us the history briefly. The atmosphere is so pleasant, the dining room is beautiful and well kept, quiet even when people start to come in. Our lunches were outstanding as well as appetizing to the eye! We will be back.

1 Thank Mona A
Pattison, Texas
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

This has been the best place I have eaten at for YEARS, if you are planning a trip west of Houston you must stop in. You can only have lunch so plan accordingly, you will not be disappointed.

1 Thank smokinjewels
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

This is one of my mom's and my favorite places to eat. Special enough to make the drive to take out of town guests. Everything we've tried was excellent. However, my all-time favorite is the signature Mesibov salad.

1 Thank stevebN7055MY
San Antonio, Texas
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

On our way to Houston looked up what was by us found this great Café you would never find if it wasn't for TripAdvisor I had the lemon chicken it was absolutely delicious fresh everything was wonderful here we would definitely come back on our way out of town

1 Thank Ghanbar
Houston, Texas
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63 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2016

The developer of this wonderful institution wanted to make their beautiful nursery and shop a destination by adding a fine restaurant - she certainly achieved that.

1 Thank Elizabeth R
Richmond, Texas
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

I'm giving it a 5, not because it would be at the service level of a 4 or 5-star restaurant, but because for what they do, this place is most impressive. The work is done by a team of dedicated employees who simply find its a good place to work, and the residents for whom is is a very big... More 

4 Thank rigpro

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 17
American, Cafe
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Brookwood Community, 1752 FM 1489, Brookshire, TX 77423
    (Interstate 10)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Brookshire
  • Phone Number: +1 281-375-2400
Bring the family and friends and come enjoy the spectacular garden views, complimented with exceptional cuisine created by our award winning Chef Michael Fernandez and his team. Chef Michael Fernandez is an accredited chef that acquired his culinary education for The Culinary Institute of America at Hyde Parke New York. He worked for many years as a Senior Chef and Instructor for the Art Institute of Houston as well as a Chef for the 4 Seasons Hotel in Austin, Texas and Maui, Hawaii. We truly believe that our food, service, and ambiance can compete with any restaurant. Please dine with us...we think you will want to come again and bring your friends.

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