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Emporio Brazilian Cafe

$$ - $$$, Latin, Spanish
12288 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77077-6054
+1 281-293-7442
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
9 Dec 2016
“Great atmosphere, good entertainment, good food. Fish soup, black bean soup, great choices.”
2 Dec 2016
“Not too bad.”
Open Now
11:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
Brazilian, Latin, Spanish, South American
$$ - $$$
12288 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77077-6054
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1 - 10 of 23 reviews

Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

You'll love the foods mentioned above. Great deserts, my husband loves the beer and fruit drinks. The grilled salmon is always a good choice.

Thank Loves_Summer_Travel
Reviewed 3 December 2016

I don't know much about Brazilian food, so keep that in mind. My steaks were overcooked a bit, one was seasoned very well and amazing, the other was completely unseasoned. My friends enjoyed their food.

Thank Randall G
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Service was REALLY slow and food wasn't great. Maybe I was expecting a little too much but I wouldn't go back there.

Thank Tracy P
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

They have great food made by brazilians, which gives an authentic Brazilian flavor to their dishes. The waiters and the owner are very friendly and accommodating. I asked for a caipirinha which is a traditional Brazilian drink and the waiter asked me how I would...More

Thank Belstx
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

I love Brazilian food, not the big-meat-on-a-stick places, but the real stuff, what is served in Brazil at home. Just go to Emporio Brazilian Cafe, and you will not be disappointed. Awesome fish stew, great Fejioada, nice steak, that all in an unpretentious nice atmosphere.

Thank DutchTX
Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

Emporio never disappoints and it is a favorite restaurant among the Brazilian community. It is authentic and creates a relaxed and enjoyable atmosphere. They has recently changed chefs and in doing so made the food 10 times better. I recommend the skirt steak, and the...More

Thank HJDMunoz
Reviewed 22 May 2015

Love this place, Have been there with my big family a couple of times and everyone likes it. Live music makes the whole experience better.

Thank Basten05
Reviewed 15 February 2015

Passed this place several times and decided on Valentines day to try it. The Café in the name belies the fact that it does actually prepare good food. There is linen on every table, the wait staff are very attentive, and the entrée food came...More

Thank BHEBfoodie
Reviewed 30 January 2015

It is real Brazilian food. It is a casual family friendly place. Customers are mainly Brazilian. Serves bobo, muqueca, feijoada, strogonoff, etc. As starts they have pastel and pao de queijo. Our favorite dessert is passion fruit mousse. Also they serve caipirinhas there.

1  Thank AnaKrueger
Reviewed 6 November 2014

The place is a good option for the brazilian community in Houston to gather and have some of the traditional Brazilian food. I'd not qualify the place as being a must-go but it serves its purpose.

Thank engped
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 6:00 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
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12288 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77077-6054
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 281-293-7442
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