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Crescent City Beignets

5885 San Felipe St., Houston, TX 77057
+1 832-940-2630
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good35%
  • Average19%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“beignets” (22 reviews)
“gumbo” (5 reviews)
“strip mall” (2 reviews)
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Cajun & Creole, Seafood, Soups
5885 San Felipe St., Houston, TX 77057
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Reviewed 17 July 2017

The beignets were very good with lots of options (toppings, strips versus usual kind). Also tried the N.O. Style french toast but it was a bit overcooked.

Thank Laura Y
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

When I need a little taste of New Orleans that's authentic, I go to Crescent City for beignets and coffee. They are delicious and remind me of my visits to Cafe de Monde. Enjoy!

Thank TravelFoodieTex
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We stopped here on our last day in Houston and absolutely loved it. You order at the counter and then they bring your food out to you. The lovely lady that took our order checked on us multiple times during our visit. Of course we...More

1  Thank atlirish
Reviewed 18 February 2017

This restaurant has moved a couple of times. The first location was on Westheimer inside the loop. That was closed and they moved to another Westheimer location out side the loop. NOW, they are at 5885 San Felipe St. This is in the HEB shopping...More

Thank WestUTraveler
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

This lovely cafe serves a fresh beignets in traditional and stick formats with chocolate and cinnamon flavor. Love its authentic flavor and friendly service.

2  Thank Suwatss
Reviewed 5 May 2016

Good chicken and sausage gumbo. A cup is all you need. The muffelata was OK. I don't recall it being a hot sandwich in New Orleans. The menu has lots of Crescent City favorites. Did not try the namesake beignets. Thought the prices were a...More

Thank dbinhou7511
Reviewed 1 February 2016 via mobile

This is a family friendly cafe with food and beignets. We stopped in for a taste of beignets like we had in New Orleans. We bought 12 beignet strips for $4.25 and sat on the front patio for a few minutes, while I sipped on...More

Thank isabel4
Reviewed 11 January 2016 via mobile

I'm sure this place is wonderful but it is not at the address listed here, and the phone listed is not correct either. Check their website.

Thank Commtexx11116
Reviewed 14 December 2015 via mobile

What a treat to have these beignets and chickory coffee in Houston just like Cafe Du Monde in New Orleans. A little tricky to find it is in a strip shopping center on Westheimer next to a mattress store. You can also get red beans...More

1  Thank TravelFoodieTex
Reviewed 21 July 2015

I was born and raised in New Orleans, so I know the original Cafe Du Monde is hard to compete with....until I went to visit Crescent City Beignets!!!! I absolutely love the beignets here and would come her to eat just that!! The staff is...More

Thank Angel G
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Peggy C
22 September 2015|
Response from kfwilliams517 | Property representative |
We have 2 locations in Houston so far 1. 6383 Westheimer Rd 2. 5885 San Felipe St-Corporate store Relocation opening November 2015 7:00AM-10:00PM-Sunday thru Thursday 7:00 AM-12 Midnight Friday and Saturday The... More
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USD 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
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08:00 - 21:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5885 San Felipe St., Houston, TX 77057
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Afton Oaks/ River Oaks
  • Neighbourhood: Afton Oaks/ River Oaks
  • Phone Number: +1 832-940-2630
Crescent City Beignets serves real "New Orleans Food" all made in house, including
-Creole dishes like Red Beans and Rice, Crawfish Etouffee, Shrimp Creole and several different Gumbo dishes
-Po-Boy Sandwiches
-Other Specialty sandwiches like Muffuletta and Special Panini's
-Homemade Smothered Cajun Chicken Biscuit
-Café au lait and Chicory Coffee

We are open for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
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