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River Oaks Restaurants

Steak 48 - HoustonSteak 48 - Houston
3540 reviews
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Steakhouse | River Oaks, Houston

I Love Steak 48!!! I recommended it to my boss who is the Head Football Coach Michael Bloomgren at Rice University and he is now a fan. You guys just do everything right! We have dined at Steak 48 many times and I know we will be back!!! Thank you Susan Krause More

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Divino Italian RestaurantDivino Italian Restaurant
388 reviews
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Italian | River Oaks, Houston

We had a delightful evening with excellent, friendly service and very good food. Noise level allowed easy conversations. I have suggested Divino to several friends. More

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Eddie V's - West AveEddie V's - West Ave
2344 reviews
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Seafood | River Oaks, Houston

Date night with the husband ❤️ More

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Roka Akor - HoustonRoka Akor - Houston
515 reviews
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Steakhouse | River Oaks, Houston

Chef tasting menu for two was a culinary experience that was memorable for my wife’s birthday! We left the restaurant full and happy with the variety of food from the restaurant. Service was great and the caliber of food was excellent. More

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Fleming's Steakhouse - HoustonFleming's Steakhouse - Houston
1139 reviews
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Steak | River Oaks, Houston

We were celebrating our anniversary, and they treated us like royalty from the minute we walked in till the time we walked out. The food was amazing, the service professional and timed perfectly, end it was an overall fun and romantic evening Thank you for a great date night. More

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Relish Restaurant and BarRelish Restaurant and Bar
250 reviews
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Contemporary American | River Oaks, Houston

We had never been to Relish but we will be back. The cheese tray was very lovely and a nice selection. We loved the biscuits! I had fried green tomatoes with shrimp - very good. More

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Cafe GingerCafe Ginger
382 reviews
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Chinese | River Oaks, Houston

Cafe Ginger is always great. The food is great and the service is outstanding. I am a regular customer and they all know my name and the wine I drink. They make everyone feel special along with great food. The sushi is fresh and beautifully prepared with great service. I have recommended this restaurant to everyone I know and it has become a regular for most of them. More

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Perry's Steakhouse & Grille - River OaksPerry's Steakhouse & Grille - River Oaks
193 reviews
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Steakhouse | River Oaks, Houston

So fun! We celebrated my husband birthday on Friday at lunch at Perry's (only time the West Gray Perry's is open at lunch during the week- rest of the time at night) . We had wonderful service (Henry was our waiter), great food (the porkchop is to die for!), and the restaurant is very pretty! Wonderful experience..... More

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a'Bouzya'Bouzy
65 reviews
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Contemporary French / American | River Oaks, Houston

Champagne selection was incredible and very reasonable, service was very good, caviar was amazing but the duck was over cooked and the chocolate cake was dry to the point of being almost inedible. Great place for a glass of champagne and an appetizer and then move on for dinner More

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Toulouse - HoustonToulouse - Houston
710 reviews
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French | River Oaks, Houston

Very quiet day, a/c wasn’t working properly, but still good food, good service and very nice meal. Definitely be back! More

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Frank's Americana RevivalFrank's Americana Revival
1426 reviews
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Contemporary American | River Oaks, Houston

Best fried chicken in HOUSTON. Be sure to order it extra crispy. More

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Brasserie 19Brasserie 19
1636 reviews
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French | River Oaks, Houston

Anniversary ❤️ great night food was outstanding Thank you More

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Brenner's Steakhouse on the BayouBrenner's Steakhouse on the Bayou
3661 reviews
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Steakhouse | River Oaks, Houston

How an amazing time. Food was good as always. Our waiter Ulysses was very attentive!! More

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Zen Japanese IzakayaZen Japanese Izakaya
18 reviews
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Japanese | River Oaks, Houston

I have had countless wonderful meals in Tokyo, and this comes very very close to hitting the mark. More

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Américas River OaksAméricas River Oaks
2562 reviews
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Latin American | River Oaks, Houston

I took my friend for her birthday and really enjoyed ourselves. The food and service was great. More

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La Griglia - HoustonLa Griglia - Houston
1495 reviews
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Italian | River Oaks, Houston

Haven’t been here in years and it’s still great. The service is unbeatable. If anything, they are too attentive. Had the lunch pork chop and it was as good as always. More

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Tony Mandola'sTony Mandola's
1935 reviews
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Seafood | River Oaks, Houston

Seafood was so fresh and delicious. Excellent side dishes as well. This was our first time to go to this restaurant. We have made it our favorite seafood place - we will be back. More

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Cru A Wine Bar - River Oaks- West AveCru A Wine Bar - River Oaks- West Ave
12 reviews
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American | River Oaks, Houston

It was a great experience. The waiter made great wine selections and food. It was all delicious. More

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BisouBisou
216 reviews
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Continental | River Oaks, Houston

Our service was great We ate early so it was not noisy One of the meals was not good - the duck should be described differently - tasted like ordinary barbecue chicken! More

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River Oaks Diners' Choice Winners

River Oaks's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
Divino Italian RestaurantDivino Italian Restaurant
388 reviews
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Italian | River Oaks, Houston

We had a delightful evening with excellent, friendly service and very good food. Noise level allowed easy conversations. I have suggested Divino to several friends. More

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Steak 48 - HoustonSteak 48 - Houston
3540 reviews
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Steakhouse | River Oaks, Houston

I Love Steak 48!!! I recommended it to my boss who is the Head Football Coach Michael Bloomgren at Rice University and he is now a fan. You guys just do everything right! We have dined at Steak 48 many times and I know we will be back!!! Thank you Susan Krause More

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Eddie V's - West AveEddie V's - West Ave
2344 reviews
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Seafood | River Oaks, Houston

Date night with the husband ❤️ More

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Roka Akor - HoustonRoka Akor - Houston
515 reviews
$$$$
Steakhouse | River Oaks, Houston

Chef tasting menu for two was a culinary experience that was memorable for my wife’s birthday! We left the restaurant full and happy with the variety of food from the restaurant. Service was great and the caliber of food was excellent. More

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Fleming's Steakhouse - HoustonFleming's Steakhouse - Houston
1139 reviews
$$$$
Steak | River Oaks, Houston

We were celebrating our anniversary, and they treated us like royalty from the minute we walked in till the time we walked out. The food was amazing, the service professional and timed perfectly, end it was an overall fun and romantic evening Thank you for a great date night. More

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Cafe GingerCafe Ginger
382 reviews
$$$$
Chinese | River Oaks, Houston

Cafe Ginger is always great. The food is great and the service is outstanding. I am a regular customer and they all know my name and the wine I drink. They make everyone feel special along with great food. The sushi is fresh and beautifully prepared with great service. I have recommended this restaurant to everyone I know and it has become a regular for most of them. More

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Relish Restaurant and BarRelish Restaurant and Bar
250 reviews
$$$$
Contemporary American | River Oaks, Houston

We had never been to Relish but we will be back. The cheese tray was very lovely and a nice selection. We loved the biscuits! I had fried green tomatoes with shrimp - very good. More

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a'Bouzya'Bouzy
65 reviews
$$$$
Contemporary French / American | River Oaks, Houston

Champagne selection was incredible and very reasonable, service was very good, caviar was amazing but the duck was over cooked and the chocolate cake was dry to the point of being almost inedible. Great place for a glass of champagne and an appetizer and then move on for dinner More

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Perry's Steakhouse & Grille - River OaksPerry's Steakhouse & Grille - River Oaks
193 reviews
$$$$
Steakhouse | River Oaks, Houston

So fun! We celebrated my husband birthday on Friday at lunch at Perry's (only time the West Gray Perry's is open at lunch during the week- rest of the time at night) . We had wonderful service (Henry was our waiter), great food (the porkchop is to die for!), and the restaurant is very pretty! Wonderful experience..... More

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Brasserie 19Brasserie 19
1636 reviews
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French | River Oaks, Houston

Anniversary ❤️ great night food was outstanding Thank you More

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Discover River Oaks

From exploring an expansive downtown tunnel system to riding along the 128-mile Lone Star Hiking Trail, there are many ways to work up an appetite in Houston. If you're looking for a place to start exploring the city's culinary culture, you can't go wrong with River Oaks. Sure, seasonal and local favorites like chicken-fried steak, crawfish, mesquite-smoked meats, barbecue ribs, and pasta with homemade sauces will leave you satisfied. But you can't visit this bustling neighborhood without trying the wood-ear stuffed banh cuon, crispy chicken wings, or meaty burgers topped with grilled poblanos, chili, and cheddar. Craving a bite at night? Some restaurants here keep their dining rooms open late! While the prices aren't the lowest in town at most River Oaks establishments, this area definitely offers a dining experience you'll remember.

Discover River Oaks

From exploring an expansive downtown tunnel system to riding along the 128-mile Lone Star Hiking Trail, there are many ways to work up an appetite in Houston. If you're looking for a place to start exploring the city's culinary culture, you can't go wrong with River Oaks. Sure, seasonal and local favorites like chicken-fried steak, crawfish, mesquite-smoked meats, barbecue ribs, and pasta with homemade sauces will leave you satisfied. But you can't visit this bustling neighborhood without trying the wood-ear stuffed banh cuon, crispy chicken wings, or meaty burgers topped with grilled poblanos, chili, and cheddar. Craving a bite at night? Some restaurants here keep their dining rooms open late! While the prices aren't the lowest in town at most River Oaks establishments, this area definitely offers a dining experience you'll remember.