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Barnaby's Cafe

414 W Gray St, 801 Congress, Houston, TX 77019-4443
+1 713-522-8898
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fries” (26 reviews)
“meatloaf” (10 reviews)
“salad” (60 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
414 W Gray St, 801 Congress, Houston, TX 77019-4443
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lunch hour was extremely busy, service was mediocre, food was good, atmosphere very noisy but tablemates very fun!

Thank Wanda T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food is consistently good. I really like burger and fries. Attentive service. Lots of locations to choose.

Thank K862QZaaronm
Reviewed 5 March 2018

While visiting Houston we wanted to spend some time reconnecting with family in a comfortable spot midway between their home and our hotel. Our nephew chose Barnaby's Cafe. What a treat. The help was friendly and seemed to actually enjoy their jobs (a feeling easy...More

Thank Celloista
Reviewed 20 January 2018

I like visiting Barnaby's when I visit Houston. Last summer my family came here for my birthday dinner. They have great salads and burgers. The atmosphere is fun.

Thank robinmag
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Wonderful brunch.. food was good, large portions and friendly service. Barnaby’s travels around the world are memorialized in paintings 😀 Barnaby is an olde English sheepdog. Great local eatery!!

Thank Sharon C
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Barnaby’s is a local chain of restaurants in Houston. The one on west gray is not the original one but it’s one of the best in my opinion. Plenty of free parking available in their lot. The restaurant menu has something for everybody but be...More

Thank Ciahasher
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Based on Trip Advisor reviews for food and kid friendly atmosphere, my wife and I took our grandkids here for an early dinner after a downtown event. Positives: relaxing atmosphere (kids loved the story behind the name), prompt service, ice cold beer, kids loved their...More

Thank texasjtr
Reviewed 18 October 2017

New wave cafe, separate large drink, beer, drink menu. Table service, outside, with fans at most locations. Fun, food, interesting menu, lots of different type styles, graphics, etc., Style in most of the stores is industrial.

Thank Pepperjackm
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Ordered a salad and its gigantic, had to take some of it home in a box. They can get crowded quick on the weekends. They do have outdoor seating too if you want to bring your dog. Great place to bring the family or meet...More

Thank Alison R
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

I went here with friends after doing the Houston Escape Hunt. They quickly sat eight of us and the menu has an excellent variety of salads, sandwiches, burgers, appetizers, lasagna and desserts. The service is fast and polite and the food is good. The portions...More

Thank John Z
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13 January 2018|
Response from Linda C | Reviewed this property |
When I called they said reservations weren't necessary. They were right as we were seated immediately. Their number was 713-520-5131. When you order, expect BIG servings!
damien c
1 February 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 414 W Gray St, 801 Congress, Houston, TX 77019-4443
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Neartown/ Montrose
  • Neighbourhood: Neartown/ Montrose
  • Phone Number: +1 713-522-8898
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