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Willie G's - Post Oak
Willie G's - Post Oak

Willie G's - Post Oak Details

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://www.williegs.com/postOak/index.asp
  • Phone: (713) 840-7190
  • Hours of Operation: Lunch and Dinner: Daily: 11:00am - 10:30pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Seafood, Steak
  • Executive Chef: Jose Parada
  • Dress Code: Business Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking Area, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Smoking Area (patio only), Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine, Wine Bar

Getting there

  • Cross Street: San Felipe
  • Parking: Private Lot
  • Parking Details: Willie G's offers complimentary valet service. Also our private lot has over 200 parking spots avilable for self parking.
A word from Willie G's - Post Oak
Known for serving fresh seafood specialties and recognized nationally as one of the top upscale seafood restaurants, Willie G’s has established itself as the premier seafood house in the Houston Galleria area. If you're looking for the freshest Gulf seafood, succulent steaks and unsurpassed service, Willie G's is sure to deliver. Willie G's offers an all new chic and modern decor with gorgeous lighting and artwork against rich dark woods. Enjoy the wonderful new patio for outdoor drinks and appetizers or dining al fresco. The local business crowd flocks to the restaurant for a light lunch of freshly shucked oysters or a bowl of Willie G's famous seafood gumbo. In the evenings, wine aficionados enjoy perusing Willie G's extensive wine list to find the perfect pairing for their meal.Continued
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Awards voted by OpenTable diners
  • Diners' Choice WinnerGreat for Lunch
Diner Reviews
  • "Outstanding food. Waiter, this time only, was hard to find."
    Dined on 7/22/2014
  • "My date was walked away from my waiter while making a decision. My fish and fries were over cooked and bland the shrimp were ok. My date never gave one single complement on the venue. She gave me several so I know she had a good time with me and was thankful for the invitation. The g sangria gave me a headache."
    Dined on 7/20/2014
  • "Our waiter was great. Great service, from recommendations to being attentive. Food was delicious."
    Dined on 7/12/2014
  • "The shrimp dish I ordered was very rubbery. It was overcooked. Fortunately, the waiter noticed and offered to take it back and replace it with something else, which I did. The wife's fried shrimp were fine, but I doubt if we will go here again."
    Dined on 7/11/2014
  • "The food is a little bit salty, the gumbo was not good. The service was horrible, our server was not good, he was not attentive to the guess my friends were complaining about him. A friend said i should complain to the manager, but i refuse because i do not him to spoil my day."
    Dined on 7/5/2014
  • "Willie G's Post Oak is a great place to dine, simply and with zero hassles, in the Uptown/Galleria area."
    Dined on 6/27/2014
  • "The food was good but the presentation left a lot to be desired. Waiter kept reaching over as we ate."
    Dined on 6/25/2014
  • "Best seafood gumbo I've ever had, I will definitely come back"
    Dined on 6/19/2014
  • "We have eaten here before and loved it. We all ordered a different soup and none of us even ate 1/2 of it. It just didn't taste good. My daughter and I split a dish which was seasoned too much and very greasy. We enjoyed the appetizer and the dessert."
    Dined on 6/15/2014
  • "We were disappointed in the crab, mango and avocado appetizer. It was not flavorful at all."
    Dined on 6/13/2014
  • "Sorry, but the noise level was so high that it negated all of the outstanding compliments for the lunch experience. Great food, superb service and nice atmosphere. There are a number of excellent solutions for noise abatement...whynotworkonthat? Chuck Davis."
    Dined on 6/11/2014
  • "We went there for a quiet business lunch. Instead we were put in the middle of the room where the noise level was pretty horrific. Great food, but it would be nice if they could figure out how to reduce the noise level. I will return for this restaurant for the great food."
    Dined on 6/5/2014
  • "Willie G's is still a good choice for seafood. Is it the best ever, no, but my snapper was very good and the gumbo super flavorful. Service is steady. It is loud, however, so be prepared."
    Dined on 5/31/2014
  • "I went to Willie G’s for dinner with my boyfriend and was disappointed.It was not busy but took 5 min. for our server to take our drink order. He was nice but only talked to us as he walked by, we referred to it as "drive by waiting”. The food was next. I had a house salad with too many onions. He had a Caesar and said it as watered down. For the main course we each had shrimp, mine broiled, his stuffed. I tried both and could have gotten the same flavor at Long John Silvers. The final annoyance was the Landry’s card speech and why it’s such a great deal. After a meal like this I will not pay you more than I have to. I will not return for all the reasons above and because there are too many great local restaurants to waste time here again. "
    Dined on 5/31/2014
  • "When you want good fish, this IS the place to go. I especially like the red snapper."
    Dined on 5/28/2014
  • "It was so noisy we really couldn't converse! We almost walked out after we ordered but stayed and wished later we would have left. Food was so so. Will not be back."
    Dined on 5/27/2014
  • "With so many seafood restaurant choices in town, this one was average. It was good food and service, but we probably won't be running back the next time we want fancy seafood. Also, we were sat at the bar when the restaurant was empty (so that was weird). "
    Dined on 5/25/2014
  • "Good food and great service. A little pricey and noisy but overall, a good dining experience."
    Dined on 5/11/2014
  • "On Mother's Day with 899 other customers, WillieG's managed to provide us with excellent food and excellent service. With a party of 5 and noon reservations that could have been a disaster, instead the kitchen and staff pulled off a very nice double play by serving 5 different entrees, each at the right temp and all were excellent. My wife, the Mother in the group, was made to feel special and the servers were attentive and prompt and seemed to anticipate our every need. We absolutely enjoyed our meal and will continue to make Landry's restaurants our choice whenever available! Thanks."
    Dined on 5/11/2014
  • "The food is fair but I can get the same quality of food at other restaurants for half the price. I would not return. "
    Dined on 5/10/2014
  • "This place is outstanding! We hosted a dinner party to celebrate my brother's Law School Graduation. The food, service, attentiveness of the staff, and happy hour drinks were all wonderful. I would highly recommend this place for any celebration or for a nice dinner experience. We are from California and I am so glad to have had such a wonderful experience. All of our guests from the Houston area will definitely be back to Willie G's. They helped to make a special occasion even more fantastic! "
    Dined on 5/10/2014
  • "The food was its usual excellence and the service prompt and friendly. The noise level was a bit louder than usual but I think it was a result of a lot of oil men in town for the Offshore Technology Conference."
    Dined on 5/6/2014
  • "Took my wife to Willie G's for what I hoped would be a nice Saturday evening meal. The appetizer was delivered nearly immediately after we ordered and the main course came about half way through the appetizer. My wife got the 14 oz ribeye which turned out to be about 7 oz of fat. It seemed like we were rushed through our meal in a restaurant that was 30% full. Another disappointing aspect was I used up my $25 Landry's Select Club birthday reward on a less than stellar dining experience that I found to be well below expectation. Too expensive for this type of dining experience. "
    Dined on 5/3/2014
  • "Willie G's is consistent in quality and service. Any time I'm going to lunch in that neighborhood, Willie G's is at the top of the list of places to eat."
    Dined on 5/2/2014
  • "I always have a gumbo and salad for lunch and they are very good."
    Dined on 4/29/2014
  • "For a great Sunday Brunch with great music and great food and atmosphere, this is the place. Had a great time!"
    Dined on 4/20/2014
  • "great food and services, best seafood gumbo ive ever had, be back soon for sure"
    Dined on 4/15/2014
  • "Excellent food, great service, nice size portions."
    Dined on 4/13/2014
  • "We have dined often at Willie Gs. We have have always enjoyed it. Our visit Saturday night was not so. We found the food to be not of the caliber that is usually is. We also found our waiter to be sarcastic and just blah."
    Dined on 4/12/2014
  • "Rather than chain in the Galleria area, do local. And do it because it's delicious. Save the del frisco's or capital grille when you're stuck in St. Louis or Ohio and really need it."
    Dined on 4/10/2014
  • "Nice relax mature vibe in the restaurant. Good for a romantic meal or a getaway for a group of friends. From start to finish the service was amazing. The waitress recommended that our group try the Sangria and fish, which both were amazing. My girlfriend and I both agreed the apple cobbler was the best we ever had. I still shocked how affordable this place was. Even if it was a little more expensive it would still be worth it. Made reservations from my phone, so convenient"
    Dined on 4/9/2014
  • "Fish was great. Vegetables were ok. Our server was exceptional, but a waiter passing our table accidentally spilled water on my date."
    Dined on 4/4/2014
  • "The Manager George treated us great and the waiter James, the best shord fish Ive ate, thanks for a great dinning experience."
    Dined on 4/4/2014
  • "I went for dinner this past weekend around 7:00. It wasnt crowded. There were mostly rich looking older white people. I had the dining special with three courses. The gumbo was tasty. I had fried seafood and really liked the shrimp, the catfish was too fishy and I wasn't too fond of the stuffed crab. The chocolate pecan pie was decadent!"
    Dined on 3/29/2014
  • "When in Houston, do not miss Willie G's! Great atmosphere, very hip, service fabulous! Everyone from hostess to bartenders to servers are attentive, professional and go the extra mile to make sure your dining experience is top notch! The seafood is so fresh it truly tastes like it was same day caught! Everyone aims to please and truely appreciates you as a customer!"
    Dined on 3/28/2014
  • "This restaurant was just ok. I expected more from a landrys restaurant"
    Dined on 3/22/2014
  • "As good as ever. One of the Houston great restaurants. It has kept its relevance over the 30 years I have been going there."
    Dined on 3/18/2014
  • "The food and service was good. The valets were obnoxious."
    Dined on 3/17/2014
  • "Willie G's is one of my favorite seafood restaurants in Houston. The food is always fresh and the service excellent. You can't go wrong eating at Willie G's whether for a business lunch or family dinner."
    Dined on 3/11/2014
  • "You can always depend on Willy G's to provide an excellent dining experience. Our dinner was expertly prepared. And our waiter made sure to take care of my husband's requests for no starches on his plate, and was able to bring him some wonderful sauteed mushrooms as a substitution for the potatoes. My shimp dish was perfect. We will be back."
    Dined on 3/9/2014