50 Houston Restaurants to Connect In For Mother's Day

The OpenTable Team

Whether you're taking mom out for a treat or enjoying a Sunday lunch with friends, these restaurants are perfect for Mother's Day. From kid-friendly favorites to brunch-worthy hotspots, we'll help you find the perfect place to celebrate.

Restaurants:Truluck's - Ocean's Finest Seafood & Crab - The Woodlands, Steak 48 - Houston, Uchi Houston
Price Range:$$$ - $$$$
Cuisines:Seafood, Steakhouse, Sushi
Neighborhoods:The Woodlands, River Oaks, Midtown / Montrose

Truluck's - Ocean's Finest Seafood & Crab - The Woodlands

$$$$·Seafood·
The Woodlands
2,018 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Romantic
Food and service was fantastic. Prices are high which cause family and me visit on special occasions only.
98% recommended
Best Overall in Houston
50 people mentioned the Baked Alaska
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Steak 48 - Houston

$$$$·Steakhouse·
River Oaks
4,669 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
Very Nice place will visit again thank you for the great service
96% recommended
Best Overall in Houston
50 people mentioned the Crispy Shrimp
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Uchi Houston

$$$$·Sushi·
Midtown / Montrose
2,558 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
First year of college celebrated! Service was great! Food as always was amazing! Thanks!
96% recommended
Best Overall in Houston
43 people mentioned the Omakase
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Inn at Dos Brisas

$$$$·Contemporary American·
The Woodlands
203 reviews
  • Worth the Drive
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
It was wonderful. You can't put a price on that kind of peaceful environment. Food and service were all off the charts. Our server was knowledgable and attentive. We specificalRead more
100% recommended
Best Overall in Houston
3 people mentioned the Bloody Mary
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Chama Gaucha - Houston

$$$$·Brazilian Steakhouse·
Galleria / Uptown
1,444 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Birthdays
Everything was perfect! I love the food and service here. This is our second time coming here. Our waiter was exceptional. He made sure we got everything we needed and made sure toRead more
97% recommended
17 people mentioned the Lemonade

State of Grace

$$$$·Contemporary Southern·
Upper Kirby / Shepherd Corridor
1,764 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Creative Cuisine
Different menu from previous visits, but everything we ordered was incredible!
94% recommended
Best Ambiance in Houston
75 people mentioned the Hush Puppies
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Truluck's - Ocean's Finest Seafood & Crab - Houston

$$$$·Seafood·
Galleria / Uptown
2,277 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
Norma Jean gave us excellent service, we look forward to coming back soon !
96% recommended
Seafood in Houston
114 people mentioned the Stone Crab

Eddie V's - West Ave

$$$$·Seafood·
River Oaks
2,610 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
Professional wait staff, great atmosphere and delicious food...all well presented.
96% recommended
Seafood in Houston
74 people mentioned the Banana Foster

The Capital Grille - Houston - CityCentre

$$$$·Steakhouse·
West Side
1,104 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
We were celebrating our 50th anniversary. We couldn’t have a large gathering due to restrictions from the corona virus, but Capital Grille still made it a very special occasion forRead more
93% recommended
Steakhouse in Houston
12 people mentioned the Lobster Mac

Goode Co. Kitchen & Cantina - Memorial

$$$$·Tex-Mex·
West Side
704 reviews
  • Casual
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Lunch
Wonderful as always
95% recommended
19 people mentioned the Fajita

Etoile Cuisine Et Bar

$$$$·French·
Galleria / Uptown
2,002 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
The best! Love this place. Great dining exp!
97% recommended
French in Houston
44 people mentioned the Mushroom Ravioli

Schilleci's New Orleans Kitchen

$$$$·Seafood·
The Woodlands
1,425 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
It was wonderful as always :) We will be back.
95% recommended
Seafood in Houston
96 people mentioned the Bread Pudding

Brasserie 1895

$$$$·French American·
Friendswood
587 reviews
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
Great service, great food. What else eis there to say?
94% recommended
4 people mentioned the Acorn Squash
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La Table - Marché

$$$$·French·
Galleria / Uptown
374 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Quiet Conversation
Great food and service. Perfect for an early dinner after work
90% recommended
French in Houston
5 people mentioned the Avocado Salad
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Masraff's

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Galleria / Uptown
2,926 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
Great food. Every serving we had was delicious from appetizer to desert.
94% recommended
Contemporary American in Houston
186 people mentioned the Calamari
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The Melting Pot - Houston

$$$$·Fondue·
Galleria / Uptown
1,488 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
Great experience to get out and celebrate birthday.
94% recommended
Most Booked in Houston
44 people mentioned the Cheese Fondue

Grace's

$$$$·American·
Upper Kirby / Shepherd Corridor
2,420 reviews
  • Comfort Food
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Birthdays
Love this place!!!
98% recommended
American in Houston
42 people mentioned the Fried Chicken

North Italia – BLVD

$$$$·Italian·
Galleria / Uptown
2,674 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Great for Lunch
  • Fun
It was a great lunch as always
94% recommended
Italian in Houston
42 people mentioned the Calamari
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Bistro Menil

$$$$·European·
Midtown / Montrose
720 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Creative Cuisine
The crab cakes were fantastic and the social distancing reassuring.
96% recommended
Great for Brunch in Houston
10 people mentioned the Eggplant Fries

Killen's Steakhouse

$$$$·Steak·
Alvin / Pearland
4,307 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
My wife and I love this Steakhouse. The U10 scallops and Cabbasi Wygyu steak is incredible. Our server was very friendly and knowledgeable about bourbon. Top notch establishment!Read more
91% recommended
154 people mentioned the Cream Corn

Sorrento Ristorante Italiano

$$$$·Italian·
Midtown / Montrose
2,394 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
  • Special Occasion
Lunch was an outstanding, elegant experience. I along with another guest ordered the business lunch (a value) starting with soup/salad, choice of entree, and a delicious dessert. Read more
95% recommended
25 people mentioned the Roasted Garlic

B&B Butchers & Restaurant - Houston

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Heights / Washington
3,639 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
It was the best experience I have ever had!! All the staff greeted us and wish my wife happy birthday. The waiter was very knowledgeable about the menu. We will definitely visit agRead more
91% recommended
Steakhouse in Houston
53 people mentioned the Bacon Appetizer

Eddie V's - City Centre

$$$$·Seafood·
West Side
3,442 reviews
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
Amazing appetizers (lobster bisque and raw oysters), seafood entree (roasted bass and crab fried rice) and desert (Godiva molten chocolate cake) plus cocktails (red dragon).
95% recommended
Romantic in Houston
93 people mentioned the Banana Foster

Jonathan's The Rub

$$$$·American·
West Side
883 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Casual
  • Good for a Date
Amazing food from start to finish. Great service. Wonderful to see people out having a good time.
92% recommended
American in Houston
11 people mentioned the Chilean Sea Bass

Lucienne - Hotel Alessandra

$$$$·European·
Downtown
194 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Brunch
  • Good for a Date
Outstanding as usual.
89% recommended
5 people mentioned the Apple Tart
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Weights and Measures

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Downtown
1,280 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Great for Brunch
  • Casual
We were having brunch to celebrate a bachelorette party. The manager was so awesome and brought us complimentary champagne. The whole staff had great customer service. One of my faRead more
88% recommended
18 people mentioned the Avocado Toast

Mastro's Steakhouse - Houston

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Galleria / Uptown
1,585 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
It was great!
89% recommended
Most Booked in Houston
31 people mentioned the Butter Cake
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Pax Americana

$$$$·American·
Midtown / Montrose
724 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
Great cozy restaurant. It is a shame it closed. The octopus was excellent and cute neighborhood big city vibe.
91% recommended
11 people mentioned the Beef Tartare
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Brenner’s Steakhouse Katy Freeway

$$$$·Steakhouse·
West Side
2,337 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
I took my girlfriend for her birthday and it was both of our first time eating at Brenner’s. We enjoyed our meals and were glad to try it out. The only things that I didn’t like Read more
91% recommended
Steakhouse in Houston
35 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

Liberty Kitchen and Oysterette

$$$$·Seafood·
River Oaks
208 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Casual
  • Great for Lunch
One of my favorites. Great menu. Good service. I go here often. Worth a try!!!!
88% recommended
4 people mentioned the Bacon Jam
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Perry's Steakhouse & Grille - The Woodlands

$$$$·Steakhouse·
The Woodlands
4,467 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
Love this place. Always a great dinner. Consistently hits the mark.
94% recommended
Most Booked in Houston
38 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

Kiran's

$$$$·Indian·
Upper Kirby / Shepherd Corridor
1,651 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Authentic
A truly lovely venue with divine food. Very popular with diners who are of Indian extraction, which is a high compliment.
95% recommended
Healthy in Houston
31 people mentioned the Chicken Tikka Masala

Del Frisco's Grille - Woodlands

$$$$·American·
The Woodlands
1,289 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
The service and food was excellent would strongly recommend this restaurant .
92% recommended
Healthy in The Woodlands
26 people mentioned the Egg Roll

Churrascos-Sugar Land

$$$$·Latin American·
Sugar Land / Missouri City
1,671 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Birthdays
Great service and tasty food.
88% recommended
100 people mentioned the Churrasco

Maison Pucha Bistro

$$$$·French·
Heights / Washington
827 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
MOST LOVELY RESTAURANT IM THE HEIGHTS WOTH THE MOST DELICIOUS FOOD. I’ve been going since they opened and everything is consistent - EVERYTHING! I don’t recommend often or easily -Read more
92% recommended
French in Houston
15 people mentioned the Coq Au Vin

The Federal Grill

$$$$·American·
Heights / Washington
1,345 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Brunch
Another fabulous meal that did not disappoint. Still loving our neighborhood gem. Food is almost too good.
95% recommended
American in Houston
33 people mentioned the Bottomless Mimosas

Amerigo’s Grille – The Woodlands

$$$$·Italian·
The Woodlands
598 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
Amerigo’s has always been such a great place!!
94% recommended
6 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

Ristorante Cavour at the Hotel Granduca

$$$$·Italian·
Galleria / Uptown
674 reviews
  • Romantic
  • Quiet Conversation
  • Good for a Date
We went during the "reopening" and had a very nice quite dinner
7 people mentioned the Osso Bucco

Rainbow Lodge

$$$$·American·
Heights / Washington
3,052 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
This is one of the most beautiful restaurants in the city, and the food and service live up to the surroundings. For the adventurous diner, the menu is full of surprises worth tryiRead more
93% recommended
76 people mentioned the Bread Pudding

Toulouse - Houston

$$$$·French·
River Oaks
903 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Good for a Date
  • People Watching
Birthday lunch for friend
95% recommended
Outdoor Dining in Houston
12 people mentioned the Beef Bourguignon
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Brenner's Steakhouse on the Bayou

$$$$·Steakhouse·
River Oaks
4,062 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
Was a great find. Glad I found this place!
95% recommended
Most Booked in Houston
61 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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State Fare Kitchen & Bar

$$$$·American·
West Side
942 reviews
  • Casual
  • Great for Brunch
  • Comfort Food
State Fare is always a local favorite. Thanks again for having us
90% recommended
Great for Brunch in Houston
16 people mentioned the Hush Puppies

Quattro - Four Seasons Hotel - Houston

$$$$·Italian·
Downtown
1,232 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Brunch
  • Business Meals
There was so much food, and though I tried really hard to have room to try everything, it was just impossible, there are too many dishes. Everything was delicious, from bacon to sRead more
86% recommended
27 people mentioned the Caviar
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Osso & Kristalla

$$$$·Italian·
Downtown
341 reviews
  • Casual
  • Good for a Date
  • Great for Lunch
Always great experience. Osso became my favorite lunch and happy hour place in downtown
93% recommended
6 people mentioned the Calamari

Lucille's

$$$$·Comfort Food·
W. University / Med Center
1,905 reviews
  • Comfort Food
  • Great for Brunch
  • Authentic
I would definitely go back, the decor is nice and the service was great...
93% recommended
170 people mentioned the Shrimp Grits
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Brasserie 19

$$$$·French·
River Oaks
1,872 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Birthdays
We sat outside because it's safer so the noise level was low though it was a little breezy. They could maybe put some plants out there and clean off that rusty wrought iron benchRead more
89% recommended
French in Houston
20 people mentioned the Cotton Candy
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The Union Kitchen (Kingwood)

$$$$·American·
Kingwood / Humble / Atascocita
991 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
Good food. Great service. Reasonable prices. Easy to make a reservation online
92% recommended
12 people mentioned the Bloody Mary

Américas River Oaks

$$$$·Latin American·
River Oaks
2,730 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Special Occasion
My wife and I dined there on Saturday evening. I had the 12 oz Churasco filet, it was simply delicious. My wife had the Purgo red snapper, she had the same experience, the filet wRead more
96% recommended
91 people mentioned the Churrasco
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Charivari - Permanently Closed

$$$$·Continental·
Midtown / Montrose
668 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Romantic
I can't believe I've never dined here before after they being in business for 18 and know I found out they are closing their doors in a month. If you've never eaten here before I Read more
92% recommended
20 people mentioned the Schnitzel
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Olympia Grill at Pier 21 - Permanently Closed

$$$$·Seafood·
Galveston
287 reviews
  • Waterfront
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Sunday Lunch
Oh my where do I start..... we were late for our reservations, yet we were still treated awesome! The staff was amazing, we really enjoyed their attentiveness. The seating and vieRead more
94% recommended
12 people mentioned the Greek Salad
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