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Cafe Ginger

#549 of 7,267 Restaurants in Houston}
₹₹ - ₹₹₹Chinese, Sushi, Asian
1952 W Gray St, Houston, TX 77019-4808
+1 713-528-4288
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“crab puffs” (5 reviews)
“sushi” (14 reviews)
“eggplant dish” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Sushi, Asian, Japanese
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1952 W Gray St, Houston, TX 77019-4808
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

This is not one of those "buffet, finger foods, mostly American" style Chinese restaurants. They actually have a maitre'de (not sure about spelling), and the service was excellent. Fantastic soup and entree's, great selection on the their lunch special menu, and prices that any diner...More

Thank Buck1717
Reviewed 5 August 2017

This is one of my new favorite "go-to" Houston restaurants. Excellent food, nice and quiet ambiance combine for an enjoyable dining experience. Very good value lunch specials with both traditional Chinese and Shushi. Plenty of free self parking nearby.

Thank Pamela Cazes T
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Traditional Chinese food in an upscale environment. Very nice wine list with a variety of prices, so everyone will find something within their budget. If I could pick their shortcoming it would be the service on one particular visit, but not every visit. Great Happy...More

Thank Bill A
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Omg! This place is so good! We went inside and was escorted to our table. Sat down and was met by our waiter. Throughout our meal, we were constantly waited on. The food was really good. I had the "Happy Family". Mmmm good. I don't...More

Thank W8745YYcatherineb
Reviewed 9 June 2017

We went to Café Ginger to celebrate my Mother's 94th birthday. We made a reservation and were seated promptly. The restaurant is quite beautiful inside. It is unfortunate that the same cannot be said for the food or the service. It took an exceedingly long...More

1  Thank LARRY S
Reviewed 9 May 2017

They have lots of variety and new ideas too, and it is not just sushi. They have main course in chinese as well.

Thank WorkTraveler18
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Wonderful. The team was very attentive, friendly and the food was great. I like the new Happy Hour Menu and the options available. we started with the happy hour warm SAKE, two Sushi Rolls, and Edamame later my friend and I decided to order the...More

Thank GB_InTexas
Reviewed 19 March 2017

So So food, not great. nothing on the lunch plate was exceptional. The egg roll was average at best the broth used to make the won ton soup was tasteless, and the kung pao chicken was so so, I doubt I will be back.

1  Thank LDA947
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We went to Cafe Ginger for our anniversary based on reviews & one recommendation from a friend. Did not disappoint. Beautiful decor, excellent service, quiet atmosphere was all terrific. But the food! We had sushi & salads for our appetizers, and all was fresh and...More

Thank ChanaEtel
Reviewed 4 March 2017

This is your best bet in Houston: great location; beautiful venue; very good service --- and wonderful food! Too many great dishes to pick a few, but there are all the classics and many more. New location Uptown on Post Oak.

Thank FilsProdigue
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Response from Rosario A | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure if they do only because we eat the vegetable sushi. The rest looks delicious but you can always ask them to use a different oil if possible. Beautiful atmosphere...!!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1952 W Gray St, Houston, TX 77019-4808
    (Driscoll/South Shepherd)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-528-4288
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