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Barnaby's Cafe

1701 S Shepherd Dr, Houston, TX 77019-7020
+1 713-520-5131
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fattoush” (2 reviews)
“fries” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1701 S Shepherd Dr, Houston, TX 77019-7020
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1 - 10 of 69 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

This was our first visit and we could not be more pleased! We shared an appetizer of sweet potato fries with tangy dipping sauce. I had the Coronado Beef plate and my two companions each had Cobb salads. We then shared a luscious slice of...More

Thank Gary W
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Love their salads and the smaller portion salad offerings (which are indeed filling). The California salad with honey mustard dressing is my all time favorite. And added bonus is that they have a pet friendly patio.

Thank traveltheworldno2016
Reviewed 23 December 2017

A very good breakfast place. Big servings. Chicken fried steak with over easy eggs? Why not! Great bacon. Skilled waitstaff. The grits should be firmer -- they're soupy!. I wish that they warmed the plates for breakfast.

Thank Golfnut77024
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Several choice were really good, burgers, salads. and the salmon. The wait staff was very friendly and knowlegeable about the food. Nice atmosphere and laid back vibe, nice place to visit.

Thank torino7788564
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Barnaby's has the best brownie ever!! I ate with ice cream and it was definitely the best dessert I had in Houston. The hamburgers, salads and meals are also veeery good!

Thank Jéssica R
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

The Asian chicken salad has very little chicken and the dressing is squirted very thick on top and not mixed in. It is very thick and over powering. This used to be much better. Maybe because I usually go to W Gray or Fairview.

Thank Ann_Robison
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

The location is excellent and the decor is charming - though it could use a little bit of maintenance here and there - e.g. Repainting and heavy spring cleaning. That said the staff is extremely knowledgeable and attentive. We had the Lebanese fattouch (spelling?) salad...More

Thank Brenda M
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Family was in town for medical checkups in the medical district and wanted to meet. They took an uber ($10) and were at Barnaby's on Shepherd quickly. Coming from Kingwood is a breeze even during rush hour. The food was excellent, some wanted Mexican food,...More

Thank Atcpair
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Barnaby's is a terrific neighborhood restaurant that has tasty food, large servings, and reasonable prices. The salads and burgers are terrific, but they have many comfort food and healthy food choices. The atmosphere is casual and fun. You can sit outside on a casual patio...More

Thank jswflights
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

The food is always fresh, healthy, organic and gluten free choices. I love the buffalo burger, spicy fried won tongs, sweet potato fries. They have great salads, fresh squeezed lemonade, fresh baked & chocolate chip cookies. The staff is great and service is always great!

Thank chicp21
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1701 S Shepherd Dr, Houston, TX 77019-7020
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Neartown/ Montrose
  • Neighbourhood: Neartown/ Montrose
  • Phone Number: +1 713-520-5131
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