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Reviewed 24 August 2021

Our tour guide recommended Pappas steakhouse for a classy romantic night with my wife. We were not disappointed. The décor and service were amazing. The food was even better. I could see myself coming here after a Rockets basketball game. We need more locations like...this in Houston.More

Date of visit: August 2021
Reviewed 11 May 2021 via mobile

Mother’s Day dinner on Saturday evening. The cocktails were great and the oysters were excellent. Our server was friendly, knowledgeable and efficient, the steaks were delicious and prepared to perfection. The wine list was great. Our first trip to Houston, and this meal made it...an outstanding celebration!More

Date of visit: May 2021
Reviewed 14 February 2021 via mobile

Filet was excellent. Sides were good. Tuna was cold, but had potential. Great atmosphere. Wine list was decent. Didn’t have the bottle I asked for that was on the menu. I would go again.

Date of visit: February 2021
Reviewed 28 December 2020 via mobile

Dinner last night was absolutely delicious!! Elegant restaurant without freeing arrogant. Robert, our waiter was attentive, knowledgeable and personable making our dining experience excellent. Cocktails were made to perfection, Blanton Old Fashion was great, The Margarita my husband ordered was the best I've ever had!!...I recommend the Crab cake appetizers. The caviar and accompaniments were delish. If available, hands down the A5 Waygu strip steak served on a slab of Himalayan sea salt was out of this World. Literally melted in your mouth like butter!! Very, very rich steak, don't be fooled by portion. We had a party of five, everyone's steak was perfectly cooked. The sides were all great, au gratin potatoes, crab man n cheese, creamed spinach. The wine list is extensive, may want to review before you go. The bottle of wine we ordered was placed in a carafe to aerate while we enjoyed cocktails. Again, service was impeccable!! You can't go wrong ordering anything here. As mentioned in other reviews it is very pricey so be prepared to spend accordingly. Can't wait to return. Very memorable experience.More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 15 December 2020

Had much higher expectations. We went to celebrate a special occasion on a Saturday night, 7:30 pm. Arrived on time but our table was not available yet so we had to wait at the bar. When our table was eventually ready, we were asked to...pay for the drinks at the bar before we had actually finished them and before we could sit at the table. Tacky. We also observed that at least 60% of patrons were dressed as slobs. T-shirts, flannels, running pants, sneakers... even a guy in cammo pantsand trek shoes. We sat next to a table with young children watching cartoons on their ipads and making noise. We may as well have gone to McDonalds. Meat was rather sinewy. Needed to be better salted. Had the New York and Prime. Not acceptable at the prices charged. Asparagus is advertised as jumbo on the menu but we got regular, overcooked vegetables... Was the kitchen having an off day? On a more positive note, our waiter gave us impeccable service and the wine was very good. Unfortunately, I will not be back nor will I recommend the place.More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 3 December 2020 via mobile

Honestly I was having a nice meal having flown in from Chicago. The steak was good, the potatoes ok and the wedge salad fantastic. Until the bill came and lo instead of $15 I was charged $20. Now $5 when you’re eating at Pappas is...no significant BUT they should tell you that adding bacon to the salad is an extra $5 though I must admit I’ve never even heard of a wedge salad without bacon but if it’s extra they have to tell you it’s extra. This is the kind of underhandedness one would not expect at a good steakhouse and I don’t like to leave a meal feeling manipulated. Plenty of restaurants without such sleaze so won’t go back to any Pappas restaurants.More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 27 February 2020 via mobile

My waitress was outstanding, even though I was on the phone! She made great suggestions! I went for the scallops...which were really tasty and with a mild spice . The filet was cooked to perfection, and I found it to be tasty too! It’s not...dry aged, but I didn’t care! She recommended the Brussel sprouts, with the lemon soy vinaigrette ....they were as good as I’ve ever had! The bourbon selection was top notch and the prices on that was very reasonable. Overall, a very good experience! I will come again! The bread, which apparently non of us should eat anymore, was really good, and very filling....going to the gym now!More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 15 February 2020

Well you have to have one blowout meal on holiday and we chose Pappas Bros for a slap up steak. It proved to be a great choice. Book ahead as the place was rammed, we only had to wait about five to ten minutes for...a table. Even with it largely being steaks there was a lot to choose from. The waiter went through the cuts and where the steaks came from which I guess is a bit of Americana for you. Personally I had the duo of filet medallions as they came with crab and some other seafood delights. It was very good indeed. All of us enjoyed what we had. The sides are all extra but it was pointed out that one side would more than feed two people. Perhaps the only drawback was that it was very dark with, I guess, "mood lighting" being the order of the day. It's also very loud, in terms of ambience, which I didn't mind but isn't perhaps what all would want.More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed 13 February 2020 via mobile

This restaurant serves only the best cuts of steak you can find. Cooked to perfection every time. Delicious side orders. This is a special place. Not cheap but worth the cost.

Date of visit: May 2019
Reviewed 16 January 2020

Came for celebration, ordered cream brule from desserts menu list and it came without cookies, which were advertised on the menu . Richard fixed this fast and professionally. In this place you feel important, you know what I mean. What matters in a nice restaurant...is not only the food but the attention and atmosphere.More

Date of visit: January 2020
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So sorry for the delay. This will be a $40-80 per plate evening depending on your taste for wine or cocktails. This Pappas is a rare experience and most worth it. Let me know if you go.
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  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
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