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Saldivia's South American Grill

#18 of 6,971 Restaurants in Houston
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10850 Westheimer, Houston, TX 77042
+1 713-782-9494
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Hours:
Mon 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Lovely atmosphere with warm colors, beautiful bar and private room for...
Lovely atmosphere with warm colors, beautiful bar and private room for parties.
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Visitor rating
  • 64
    Excellent
  • 18
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great food great lunch specials

By far the best option for lunch close to my office and being from Argentina the food is excellent the daily lunch specials for under $ 10 is unbelievably. The restaurant was pact today still got my food on time and ordered to perfection, the owner Gustavo hey that's my name a well always makes... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 21, 2015
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Katy, Texas
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Katy, Texas
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

By far the best option for lunch close to my office and being from Argentina the food is excellent the daily lunch specials for under $ 10 is unbelievably. The restaurant was pact today still got my food on time and ordered to perfection, the owner Gustavo hey that's my name a well always makes sure to greet all patrons.... More 

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New York City, New York
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89 reviews 89 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

My wife and I found this place thanks to TripAdvisor, and we weren't disappointed. Everything was spot on - from the empanadas to the parrillada to the tres leches - I wouldn't have changed one item. The service was great - young attentive servers always ready to help, and always with a smile. The wine selection was good, and affordable.... More 

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Houston, Texas
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Early dinner tonight so it was quiet. It was our waiters 1st night so I will give them a break on the service aspect. The food was really good. The Empanadas are tasty and recommended. Both the Grilled Salmon and the Entrana were excellent and flavorful. I like that the sauces were not overpowering. Due to a few service issues... More 

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Texas
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119 reviews 119 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

The food is very good at Saldivias. The menu is a very typical South American menu. Beef and meat heavy. We had steaks, sausage sampler and a wonderfully garlicky Caesar salad. The steaks are very good and well cooked. The chimichurri sauce is really good with the meats and especially with the blood sausage. We had a service snafu that... More 

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Houston, TX
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52 reviews 52 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

I visited this place with coworker for lunch. Different from my usual tastes but liked the place. The have daily lunch choice. Regular menu is expensive. Lunch was a steal for $10.salad and pork chops. Very nice people.

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Houston
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149 reviews 149 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
170 helpful votes 170 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Saldivia's began in Bellaire, but moved to Westheimer a few years ago, but to a hard to find location behind a strip shopping center just East of Beltway 8. A couple of months ago it moved to a better location, no longer hidden from view from the street, now about 4 blocks West of Beltway 8. The new location is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Best chimichuri ever Best grilled chicken ever Wonderful grilled meats Best value! Amazing rice and potatoes Uruguayan wines Wonderful atmosphere, wonderful service, and live music I celebrate almost every occasion here for a reason!

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Houston, Texas, USA
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67 reviews 67 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Excellent South American cooking .. just love the meats, especially the chuletas de cordero (perfect flavour!), not to mention the entrana and asado. All with an appropriately sized accompanying potatoes and vegetables. And to start, there are empanadas, cold cuts, and the classical tomato and onion salad. The house wines are good ... And all at a very reasonable price.... More 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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44 reviews 44 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

Not being aware of the recent move to a new location, we decided to walk from our Courtyard hotel to the restaurant, which we chose based on the recent reviews. After a while we realized that we weren't getting anywhere and we called the restaurant. To our great surprise, the owner offered to pick us up from the hotel (he... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

I have read the last 8 reviews, went to the place, ate the food, and I agree enthusiastically with their opinion. Empanadas are delicious the flank steak was seasoned and done to perfection. The service was impeccable. They have a South American version of pesto sauce called chimichurri sauce that is sublime. We would most definitely go there again.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 10850 Westheimer, Houston, TX 77042
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-782-9494

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 6 - 25
  • Cuisine: South American

Description

Lovely atmosphere with warm colors, beautiful bar and private room for parties.
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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