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Market Square Bar & Grill

#1,136 of 7,391 Restaurants in Houston
₹₹ - ₹₹₹, , American
311 Travis St, Houston, TX 77002-1812
+1 713-224-6133
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good55%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“wings” (3 reviews)
“steak” (4 reviews)
“wooden bar” (3 reviews)
Bar, Pub, American
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
311 Travis St, Houston, TX 77002-1812
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

In town covering the hurricane aftermath with my reporter, we picked this place for proximity to our hotel. looking at the menu, the prices were so low! NY strip 15? add avocado 1$? Crazy!!! I ordered the pork chops and my friend ordered the strip...More

Thank ed k
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Brian made and served me the best fish sandwich I have ever had anywhere! The ambiance in this grill is the kind I like when I visit a big city.

Thank Patti Y
Reviewed 5 January 2017

In the old Market Square area of downtown Houston, we found this little gem. It has the look, feel and atmosphere of a New Orleans bar with a small courtyard out back. The beer is cold (and lots of selection) and the food was plentiful...More

Thank 352will
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

What a great little gem, found in the heart of Houston. The building is one of the oldest in town, it is beautiful with that New Orleans look and atmosphere. The beer was cold, the food was fabulous. Pecan crusted chicken with cilantro rice and...More

Thank Linda E
Reviewed 7 April 2016

I go here at least once a week with my coworkers. I miss their wings. They have not have them for the past 2 weeks that I've been there. Please bring those wings back.

Thank Mutiam1
Reviewed 4 April 2016

This is in the oldest section of Houston across from the oldest building in Houston. The bar is cool,and dark and trendy and the courtyard is relaxing. The food was fresh ingredients and had a chicken sandwich at business lunch and was great. It was...More

Reviewed 11 December 2015 via mobile

The service was terrific, the food was fresh and delicious. Go for the wings - extra crispy and tender under the crunch. Burger and Phillie Cheese steak were very good, salads very fresh, appealing and filling. Fun to sit outside.

1  Thank Emily M
Reviewed 21 August 2014

I have worked downtown for over 16 years. Market Square Grill is a fantastic hole-in-the-wall place. Located in a historic building (they said it used to be a brothel) and situated right next door to Treebeards, for years I went to Treebeards and never even...More

Thank HTownReviewer
Reviewed 10 April 2014

...no need to say more. Just kidding. As previous posters wrote these are probably the best burgers in downtown Houston - at least in the evenings when all the lunch places are closed. Adding some nice daily specials (in my case, chicken enchiladas) and a...More

Thank Cityeast
Reviewed 5 December 2013

I would have rated Market Square 4 and a-half pips if that rating was available. The set-up: This is a great little pup located in an old historic building on Market Square in downtown Houston. Nice wooden bar, wood floors, exposed brick walls. The food:...More

1  Thank Jim S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Bar, Pub, American
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 311 Travis St, Houston, TX 77002-1812
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 713-224-6133
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