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218 Travis St, Historic Market Square, Houston, TX 77002-1717
+1 713-225-8079
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (28 reviews)
“smoked duck” (7 reviews)
“burger” (24 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
218 Travis St, Historic Market Square, Houston, TX 77002-1717
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have eaten Hearsay on three occasions when in Houston, very nice food and service. Extensive menu and magic steaks cooked as ordered. Wine list could be expanded to include New Zealand wines as are top of the range at a good price. Huey, the manager...More

Thank rodkpage
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Omg!!! I could give this place 10 stars if I could. I llllooooovvvveeee this place . First time here last week and everything I ordered was the bomb especially the alcohol drink called "the Whitney" the best drink I could ever have. I tried the...More

Thank jazzyashanti
Reviewed 3 June 2017

I lucked into a table on a walk-in basis, but this place is popular so I'd recommend you make a reservation. I was eating light, so I ordered the crab cake ($16 but quite large and filling) and the house salad. The salad was a...More

Thank Randy B
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has a interesting vibe with vintage-inspired decor. I've been several times and enjoy the menu (love the chef's combinations), but I really, really enjoy the cocktails. They are a bit spendy (I usually end up spending more on my drinks than my meal),...More

Thank edithm224
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Hearsay has a cool, relaxed vibe, interesting décor, a friendly staff and a menu with a variety of selections insuring almost anyone can find something to enjoy. I can highly recommend the pablano soup and the excellent bread pudding. Their fish tacos were tasty...though not...More

Thank Lori G
Reviewed 19 May 2017

One of the coolest atmospheres we've found anywhere. The ceiling height is dramatic and makes for a really sexy atmosphere. Specialty cocktails very nice. The Blood and Sand is unusual to find so if you're tempted to try this classic scotch based drink give it...More

Thank WaltG677
Reviewed 12 May 2017

We've been here twice, both times for Sunday brunch. On our first visit, we had the brunch special dish, which was excellent. For our latest visit, we had the Chicken and Waffle, Fried Chicken Biscuit Benedict, and Beef Short Rib Benedict. All three were excellent...More

Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Tonight we came to Hearsay after checking out the very tempting menu. The atmosphere is amazing. Our waiter was obviously having a trying night, not really sure why, but he didn't seem willing to share. I ordered the steak salad which was delicious. My husband...More

Thank alissa w
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

We shared appetizers among 7 adults, everything was good, especially the crab cakes and mushroom risotto. A great place to have a drink and food.

Thank Ruta F
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The Sunday Brunch was outstanding - Eggs Benedict w/ Fried Chicken and Eggs Benedict with Beef Short Rib were both outstanding. The service was very good and we got to meet Chef Kelly who was very friendly and gave us the story behind the restaurant...More

Thank Alan_H_Cypress
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 218 Travis St, Historic Market Square, Houston, TX 77002-1717
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-225-8079
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