We know that everyone vacations differently, so why on earth would we expect travelers to eat alike? In Bay Area Houston, we’ve got an ocean of flavors and options for every type of hungry vacationer, from the cuisine queens to masters of the grab and go. So, no matter if you fancy the finer things or live for the laid back, keep reading. We’ve got your vacation dining styles and solutions to quell rumbly tummies just ahead.
This well-designed coffee shop has all the coffee aficionado favorites, as well as some yummy new options for the adventurous. Can anyone say sweet lavender latte?
The famous Seabrook Waffle Company elevates the humble waffle to a cuisine all its own. From the savory eggs benedict waffle to the Nutella-drizzled Doe Eyed Waffle, there’s something for every palate!
Known for their jaw-dropping cakes, pastries and other baked goodies, there’s a good chance you’ll be taking advantage of Rustika’s delivery services after you enjoy a fantastic breakfast or lunch at this popular cafe.
You can’t vacation in Texas without exploring the local BBQ scene. The best part? Barbecue is a natural grab-and-go food, making it a perfect option on your way to your next Bay Area adventure.
If your pizza isn’t cooked in a scorching hot brick oven, it might as well be microwaved. Grab a few pies, a scoop or two of gelato, and call it a good day.
Save the money on a flight to St. Louis and dig into a St. Louis style pizza. Try every specialty fry under the sky or select from their extensive sandwich lineup.
You may have tried a crepe, but you’ve never tried them like this! Stuffed with your choice of savory or sweet and covered in the most delicious sauces, you’ll want the whole family to order something different so you can swipe a bite or two.
These spots are generating buzz and Instagram likes, and if you’re a Trendy Taster, you’re ready to see and BE seen. These hip eateries have made waves on the Food Network and beyond, and our selection of sizzling hot nightlife options will stretch your vacation fun late into the night.
Eculent bends what a restaurant can be using modern molecular gastronomy techniques to turn dishes into magical, awe-inspiring experiences that would make Willy Wonka jealous! Words alone cannot describe what you’ll taste at Eculent — you’ll just have to try for yourself.
You can’t visit the Gulf without diving into a pile of crawdad boil. But would you ever consider blending Greek and Cajun cuisine? Bakkhus Taverna did, and the results are mouthwatering. Just one bite and you’ll see why this has become a local favorite.
Plates and plates of the beautiful oysters. Need we go on? Mesquite grilled fresh seafood, and the most perfectly prepared Gulf Shrimp imaginable. If you’re a seafood lover…you’re a Tookies Seafood lover in-waiting.
Looking for laid back vibes with lakeside views? Cabo Clear Lake Sports Bar has got you covered, with an extensive food and drink menu to keep you full, and a DJ to keep the party going late into the night.
Texas’ one-and-only floating bar — need we say more? Whether you’re pulling up in a boat, kayak, or car, you’ll be right at home at BARge 295. Enjoy the view and the delicious menu. Sea legs not required.
Whether you’re a self-proclaimed beer lover or just a general skallywag, you’ll find something to tempt you here. Featuring more than 40 beers on tap (and more brands in bottles!) you’ll find live music, scrumptious pub grub, and (almost) guaranteed good times.
If you prefer the finer things in life, you just might have a Posh Palate. So no matter if you’re celebrating a special occasion or are just looking for a perfectly prepared dish, try these local and visitor favorites where luxury reigns supreme.
Crab cakes sitting atop remoulade sauce, a perfect prime filet, shrimp and scallop Victoria pasta, and the silhouette of a bottle of white wine chilling in front of docked boats…Opus Bistro is why you vacation in the Bay!
The Bay is proud of its eclectic blend of international cuisines, and Merlion represents some of the very best Thai food around. Taste it for yourself and enjoy some of the best flavors available on this side of the Pacific.
Nestled in the Waterford Harbor Marina, accessible by car or boat, sits Sundance Grill II. There’s something unquestionably comfortable and classy about this lovely lunch and dinner spot. Enjoy a delicious meal and watch the sun melt into a picturesque Bay Area sunset.
If food came with a passport stamp, yours would be full! International Adventurers make a point to try food from every corner of the globe and are bound to fall in love with the Bay’s treasure map of options. What country will you be eating in today?
In search of a mouthwatering gyro or a serving of delicately flakey but oh-so-gooey baklava? Look no further than Mediterraneo! Just don’t look past the herb crusted salmon.
While their menu is filled with delicious and adventurous Thai options, it’s the drink menu that will impress. Escape to your own little South Pacific beach getaway with an eclectic assortment of fruity martinis and Thai teas that will pair perfectly with your favorite Thai dish.
You may think you know Cajun cuisine, but you’ve never experienced anything like Viola & Agnes’. This place serves up the real deal — the curried oxtail will transport you to a whole different world!
Sometimes you need to take a break from your adventuring and tuck into a soul-warming plate of perfectly prepared pasta. Relax and sink into your favorite Italian dishes and a few surprises along the way at Pomodoro’s.
It wouldn’t be Texas without a chilled margarita on the rocks and a plate of chips. Wrap up your day full of exploration right and order up a plate of tacos, a skillet of nachos, or a chili cheese enchilada.
Whether you're looking for a romantic getaway or a fun-filled family vacation, the Visit Bay Area Houston website is the place to start.