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Best Neighborhood Gem Restaurants in Energy Corridor

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A photo of Haywire - Memorial City restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(58)
Price: Expensive
• American • Westside
Booked 94 times today
Haywire is a Texas-inspired restaurant known for larger-than-life dining experiences, an award-winning wine cellar and extensive list of highly allocated whiskeys. Haywire delivers a true Texas experience through an innovative farm-to-fork menu complete with vendor partners representing every corner of the state. Guests are encouraged to take a journey through Haywire’s curated menu of locally sourced ingredients and heritage recipes. Kick back with a handcrafted cocktail in the whiskey lounge, enjoy a Wagyu Tomahawk ribeye with a bold red in the inviting dining room, or unwind with friends and a cold local beer or Cadillac margarita under the big Texas sky.
A photo of North Italia - City Centre restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(156)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Bellaire
Booked 49 times today
At North, we set the standard for crave-worthy by serving delicious handmade food daily. Our chefs use only the freshest ingredients to create Italian dishes that consistently satisfy. Enjoy pastas made from scratch daily. Favorites like Bolognese and Chicken Parm. And unexpected bites that go above beyond, like savory Zucca Chips and White Truffle Garlic Bread. Plus an assortment of house-made cocktails, expertly curated wine, and local craft beers that will beckon you to relax, sip and savor every moment you are here.
A photo of Daily Gather restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(624)
Price: Moderate
• American • Westside
Booked 26 times today
Daily Gather is a local gem, known for its fresh American cuisine and excellent service. The restaurant is praised for its 'sophisticated atmosphere' and 'lovely ambiance' by numerous reviews. One reviewer even called it a 'perfect spot to meet friends or family for a meal'. The food is consistently described as 'excellent', 'fantastic', and 'amazing', and the service is highly rated. Overall, Daily Gather is a neighborhood favorite, and it's easy to see why.
A photo of Jonathan's the Rub at Memorial Green restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(1163)
Price: Expensive
• American • Westside
Booked 60 times today
A Diverse Selection of Bold Flavors. "Therein Lies The Rub".Jonathan's Memorial Green location offers guests the chance to come celebrate, or relax and enjoy. With 4 amazing spaces perfect for all occasions, including business meetings, you will be able to customize any event. There is something on the menu for everyone; seafood, steaks and chops, pasta, salads, soup and more (think Brooklyn meets New Houston fare, and everything in between), Jonathan’s excels in every way! Using fresh ingredients, homemade sauces and dressings, and recipes created by Chef Jonathan Levine, your palette is bound for a unique experience. Located in the Memorial area of Houston allows for an upscale experience without the stuffiness of fine dining. Be sure to say hello to Jonathan's daughter, Jessica, who designed and operates this location. "My family and I genuinely want our guests to experience our hospitality, and great food while creating memories with their families. Come and enjoy"! -Jessica
A photo of State Fare Kitchen & Bar - Memorial restaurant
4.3
Awesome(2095)
Price: Moderate
• American • Westside
Booked 12 times today
State Fare Kitchen & Bar is a neighborhood gem in Westside Houston, serving a contemporary American twist on local favorites. With a plethora of positive reviews, it's described as having a 'pleasant atmosphere', 'great food', and 'attentive service'. It's also praised for its 'good value', 'beautiful decor', and 'intimate setting'. Whether it's a casual dinner or a popular brunch, this restaurant is a local hit.
A photo of Liberty Kitchen & Oysterette - Memorial restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(851)
Price: Expensive
• American • Westside
Booked 21 times today
Liberty Kitchen & Oysterette is a neighborhood gem, offering a unique dining experience with its modern American cuisine. Reviews consistently highlight its great food, friendly service, and relaxing ambiance. One reviewer even dubbed it a 'hidden gem.' The restaurant's unique features like open flames cooking and cast iron Dutch ovens set it apart. It's a go-to spot for both brunch and dinner, ensuring a memorable dining experience every time.
A photo of Perry's Steakhouse & Grille - Memorial City restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(6013)
Price: Expensive
• Steakhouse • Westside
Booked 24 times today
In the heart of Houston’s Energy Corridor and right near the premier Memorial City Mall, Perry’s Memorial City is serving our award-winning menus, iconic signatures and tableside presentations all with the impeccable service that can only be found at Perry’s. Our spacious main dining room is the perfect place to gather around and savor Perry’s redefined Steakhouse signatures, with our vibrant color palette and ravishing glass details serving as the perfect ambience to share in business dinners, weekday lunches, an evening out and more. With our open kitchen giving guests glimpses of chefs creating Perry’s innovations and our magnificent wine tower boasting our extensive, award-winning wine list, guests’ dining experience is elevated with the sights and scents that make up the Perry’s legacy. Raise your glass with handcrafted cocktails in Perry’s island Bar 79, opening to our outdoor patio where guests can enjoy al fresco dining along with our full menu.
A photo of Eddie V's - City Centre restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(4349)
Price: Very Expensive
• Seafood • Westside
Booked 27 times today
Eddie V's Prime Seafood is a luxury dining destination known for the seafood flown in from pristine waters around the world, as well as its premium hand-carved steaks. Dishes are artistically prepared and feature an ever-changing array of seasonal seafood, along with critically acclaimed prime center-cut steaks broiled to perfection. The restaurant's award-wining wine list, which has been recognized by Wine Spectator, has more than 300 wines curated by Eddie V's very own Advanced Sommelier. In the V Lounge, guests can sip classic and creative cocktails, and enjoy signature appetizers against a backdrop of live music trios.
A photo of Bistro 555 restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(725)
Price: Moderate
• French • Westside
Booked 15 times today
Bistro 555 is a gem of a spot in Houston's Westside neighborhood. The restaurant, owned by long-time friends with a rich history in French cuisine, serves traditional bistro fare. Reviews rave about the 'outstanding French cuisine', 'wonderful atmosphere', and 'friendly service'. Patrons love the 'nice cozy feel' and the 'intimate dinners' it provides, calling it a 'gem for the Houston dining scene'. The restaurant's 'great food and wonderful atmosphere' make it a 'neighborhood GEM' and a 'favorite for a small dinner with friends'.
A photo of Brenner’s Steakhouse Katy Freeway restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(3118)
Price: Very Expensive
• Steakhouse • Westside
Booked 24 times today
Brenner’s Steakhouse Katy Freeway is a neighborhood gem because of its excellent service, delicious food, and beautiful ambiance. Customers rave about the 'excellent food, service, and ambiance,' as well as the 'great service and delicious food.' The restaurant is known for its prime steaks, fresh seafood, and extensive wine list. It's also noted for its beautiful outdoor dining area with waterfalls and gazebo. It's a perfect place for any occasion and a favorite place for many.
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