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Sambuca

909 Texas St, Houston, TX 77002-3108
+1 713-224-5299
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good37%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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All hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
909 Texas St, Houston, TX 77002-3108
Neighbourhood: Downtown
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The music and dance floor is the main attraction. Appetizers are good. A couple of people at our table were disappointed with the creme brûlée. Good for a great time out with friends, a couple of appetizers, drinks and dancing to good music.

Thank Phrogtours
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the place to go if you like good food and good music. We visited on a Friday night, and was pleasantly surprised that the place wasn't packed. Maybe that's what downtown Houston is like in the evenings. We had dinner elsewhere, but came...More

Thank Harmon_Rabb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good bar with live music. The pizza is actually quite good here as well. Didn't spend a ton of time here other than to have a drink and the pizza. The music was good and would definitely go back to enjoy some more

Thank Timothy K
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Just finished mid afternoon lunch at this downtown establishment. A little quiet but kinda expected for downtown at 230pm. Nice decor nice staff and good food. Reasonably priced. Some different dishes. Lasagna Greek style. I had pan seared Tuna and roasted beats. Tasty and well...More

Thank stephenpash
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Amazing shrimp and crab linguini. Lovely surroundings. Service was ultra fast. Great bad playing live music.

Thank Louise P
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Food here was tasty. Inventive but a little pricy. Jazz band on a Monday was crazy fun. Crowd nonexistent. We were in Houston for work and wanted to catch some Jazz with a drink. This was a good spot for that. Didn't need to eat...More

Thank Adam E
Reviewed 2 April 2017

This is a heart of Houston downtown restaurant. The restaurant has both the vibe of a restaurant and a live music venue. We were there early for dinner and no music at that time. The food was fresh and well prepared. My daughter and I...More

Thank Mahalo123
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Spent a Friday night at this lovely place and had an awesome time. Fantastic margarita, tasty appetizers and a really good band. Our waiter recommended Buca's Beignets - they were incredible!

Thank TexShelli
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We went to eat here before a concert at the Revention Center. We were eating too early for the entertainment; however, everything about this place was great. The food was excellent and our waiter was the best! All four in our party loved their meal....More

1  Thank Marilyn C
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Loved the atmosphere and professionalism of the staff... the food came out in a timely manner exactly as ordered.. waiter was knowledgeable and helpful.. FOOD WAS EXCELLENT!! wife had sea bass, i had the filet... we were both ecstatic and the sambuca cocktail was exquisite

Thank sean a
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Rosie B
What is the appropriate attire?
2 April 2017|
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Response from JayBiz1912 | Reviewed this property |
We find in Houston, anything goes. If you dress nicely, you won't be out of place, I wore a suit because we were going to a show, no issues at all. I would not wear shorts.
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TXhome1225
Valet parking?
13 August 2016|
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Response from Freezeone | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. I can't confirm. I walked up.
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lolamar66
Where is the dessert menu?
29 December 2014|
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Response from Michael A | Reviewed this property |
I believe the offerings are minimal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Valet Parking, Television
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 909 Texas St, Houston, TX 77002-3108
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 713-224-5299
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