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909 Texas St, Houston, TX 77002-3108
+1 713-224-5299
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good41%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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909 Texas St, Houston, TX 77002-3108
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Service was slow.. Even though there was only a couple tables waiter was in a big hurry and wouldn't slow down to give a complete order. Once he got busier with tables the service got better..My daughter had strawberry lemonade and didn't like it they...More

Thank MichelleJeff101
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We finally got to check out Sambuca this weekend. The place has some cool vibes,good food and live music...Only problem was our server caught an attitude when we asked about non alcoholic beverages. We don't consume alcohol...and we get enough judgement from people and occasionally...More

Thank Jennifer I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A dear friend had a birthday party at Sambuca Friday and it was a night to remember! I had heard of the restaurant, but this was my first visit. Loved the atmosphere and the staff was efficient, helpful and very pleasant. They had a live...More

Thank Jennie S
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our dinner, the Fab 5 and time with friends. Mandy was a great server and our table was far enough away to have conversation.

Thank Anne M T
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Back in Houston, a favorite city. Back for the stellar Opera company. Sambuca is open after the Opera gets out and has outdoor dining which we love. We made a reservation as always but even on a Saturday night in May there was an abundance...More

Thank Norris A
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Food was fair. The live music and atmosphere was enjoyable. Received an extra charge on bill for dining/music. Also the price of my entree on the menu was slightly higher on my bill. My friend ordered cup of soup and was charged for a bowl...More

Thank Beckyrn96
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

The music and dance floor is the main attraction. Appetizers are good. A couple of people at our table were disappointed with the creme brûlée. Good for a great time out with friends, a couple of appetizers, drinks and dancing to good music.

Thank Phrogtours
Reviewed 2 May 2017

This is the place to go if you like good food and good music. We visited on a Friday night, and was pleasantly surprised that the place wasn't packed. Maybe that's what downtown Houston is like in the evenings. We had dinner elsewhere, but came...More

Thank Harmon_Rabb
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Good bar with live music. The pizza is actually quite good here as well. Didn't spend a ton of time here other than to have a drink and the pizza. The music was good and would definitely go back to enjoy some more

Thank Timothy K
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Just finished mid afternoon lunch at this downtown establishment. A little quiet but kinda expected for downtown at 230pm. Nice decor nice staff and good food. Reasonably priced. Some different dishes. Lasagna Greek style. I had pan seared Tuna and roasted beats. Tasty and well...More

Thank stephenpash
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Rosie B
2 April 2017|
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Response from JayBiz1912 | Reviewed this property |
We find in Houston, anything goes. If you dress nicely, you won't be out of place, I wore a suit because we were going to a show, no issues at all. I would not wear shorts.
13 August 2016|
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Response from Freezeone | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. I can't confirm. I walked up.
29 December 2014|
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Response from Michael A | Reviewed this property |
I believe the offerings are minimal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Valet Parking
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 909 Texas St, Houston, TX 77002-3108
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 713-224-5299
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