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Aquarium Restaurant

410 Bagby St, Houston, TX 77002-1510
+1 713-223-3474
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good38%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
410 Bagby St, Houston, TX 77002-1510
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Reviewed 22 July 2014

Excellent location. The restaurant has a unique look, with giant and well maintain salt water fish aquarium. loaded with Tuna, sharks, Morena and other fishes. We all eat sea food which was excellent.

1  Thank ilan_a28_52
Reviewed 14 July 2014

Great place for children to dine after visiting the attractions at Houston Aquarium. Toddler loved macaroni and cheese. Decent variety of menu choices for the grown ups, including adult beverages. Beautiful, huge salt water aquarium in center of restaurant with knowledgeable wait staff to point...More

Thank Barbandjerronthego
Reviewed 12 July 2014

A pleasant surprise at an otherwise underwhelming attraction. The food was outstanding, if a tad pricey, and the service was quite good. Also, the restaurant is built around a massive saltwater fish tank that was far more interesting than anything in the actual aquarium. The...More

1  Thank FiveDaughters
Reviewed 10 July 2014

If you are coming to Houston, the Aquarium Restaurant is a great place to take them. Since we did not have any children with us, we would have passed on this restaurant had we know that children outnumbered adults ten to one. The aquarium tanks...More

Thank Patty1123
Reviewed 26 June 2014

We were very hungry and tired so we decided to stay for dinner in the aquarium restaurant. We very impressed by the meal, we didn't expect it will be so much delicious food for that price. I would say prices are not very high compare...More

1  Thank Tamitka
Reviewed 18 June 2014

Very impressed by the meal I had at the Aquarium Restaurant. I wasn't expecting it to be so good. The atmosphere was good for the kids with all the big tanks of fish, etc swimming by. The restaurant seats many people so it was noisy!!...More

Thank ruserene
Reviewed 4 June 2014

The Aquarium is definitely one of Houston’s biggest Tourist Traps.. The downtown restaurant is located in a lame, high priced amusement complex. The venue houses a few weak rides, a simple aquarium and the restaurant. Even putting all three together it’s not worth the time,...More

Thank Debbie M
Reviewed 3 June 2014

Amazing, amazing, amazing! The food was amazing, the decor was amazing, the aquarium was amazing! I am so thrilled I got to experience such a unique experience. I have never ate at a restaurant even remotely close to this and wow it was such an...More

2  Thank CanadianCritique
Reviewed 28 May 2014 via mobile

Fun place for everyone. Huge aquariums can be viewed from every table. Beautiful under water feeling. A bit pricey for a large family but the food is very good. Amusement rides are excellent, especially the underwater part of the train ride. The views puff downtown...More

Thank slmandy
Reviewed 14 May 2014 via mobile

We went to the restaurant upstairs after viewing the exhibit downstairs. Very cool decor, nice staff. Food was pretty good, but not amazing. Bayou pasta was good, the andoullie in it was low quality. Hot dogish, sauce was good. We got the crab dip as...More

Thank lukesgirl
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Are children allowed in dive lounge?
28 July 2016|
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Response from ladysteele75 | Reviewed this property |
I saw kids in the restaurant part. Typically no one under 21 are allowed in bars and lounges...
Do you accept reservations? If so how do I make them, can I do them online
8 September 2015|
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Response from dlduncan1298 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they take reservations. There is an online form for special events but you will need to call for regular reservations.
What time do they close
26 May 2015|
Response from dive2live |
Mon-Thur: 11a-9p. Fri & Sat: 11a-11p, Sunday 11a-9p
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 410 Bagby St, Houston, TX 77002-1510
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 713-223-3474
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