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White Oak Kitchen + Drinks

5011 Westheimer, The Galleria Mall, Houston, TX 77056
713-960-6588
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Ranked #141 of 7,229 Restaurants in Houston
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Price range: $10 - $35
Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Southwestern, Eclectic, International
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Post Oak
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English first
Houston, Texas, United States
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

After making a reservation (in the spirit of Houston Restaurant Weeks - HRW) and then reading some pretty negative reviews, I was afraid to be disappointed. However, I was pleasantly surprised when I enjoyed brunch there. From the HRW brunch menu, I ordered the mykonos fruit salad, the farmer's market plate, and the cinnamon roll. My SO ordered the "orange... More

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Houston, Texas
Top Contributor
214 reviews 214 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Went here for lunch with girl friends for Houston Restaurant Week. We were seated right away as we had made reservations. Our waiter showed up soon thereafter to take our drink orders. We enjoyed either the dumplings or tortilla soup and most enjoyed the wok seared beef. I was not a fan of that myself. Most of us ordered the... More

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Top Contributor
154 reviews 154 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Went with friends (party of 4) for HRW. Made a reservation and were seated on time. Waited 20 minutes in our booth, no service whatsoever. Finally flagged someone down, asked for menus & water. Took 10 more minutes to get these items. Granted, they were busy, but service was ridiculously non-existent. Finally got our food orders placed (which was an... More

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Houston Texas
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Visited this restaurant during Houstons Restaurant Week for lunch. Restaurant inside very nice, not too bright, not a fan of the cutlery, knives awkward in the way they rest. Music was way too loud for lunchtime chatting, we asked for it to be turned down, which it was for a while, so we moved tables but it was loud in... More

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WhiteOakKitchen, Guest Relations Manager at White Oak Kitchen + Drinks, responded to this review

Spangle 1, Thank you for taking the time out to write us a review. We really appreciate your feedback. We are deeply sorry that you were not completely satisfied with your experience at White Oak. We take pride in serving the highest quality in food and produce and also making sure our guests are comfortable. We hate that we failed... More

Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

I had brunch today with my son and his wife at White Oak Kitchen in the Galleria today. It was our first visit there. Thought you might like to hear a positive review. All of the dishes we had were amazing. I had tortilla soup, huevos rancheros and cinnamon bun. The soup was just okay but the huevos ranchers are... More

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WhiteOakKitchen, Guest Relations Manager at White Oak Kitchen + Drinks, responded to this review

Jamy V, Thank you so much for such an amazing review! We are so glad you enjoyed your experience here at White Oak Kitchen+ Drinks! We look forward to serving you again! Warmest regards, Maggi Krivanec More

Houston, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Visited white oaks for breakfast had breakfast. Outstanding service from a server named Lupita Reinoza. I will definitely be going back! Every time I visit Houston I had to go back to this place service always outstanding, no disappointment.

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WhiteOakKitchen, Guest Relations Manager at White Oak Kitchen + Drinks, responded to this review

Tammy Y, Thank you so much for the awesome review! We are very pleased to hear that you enjoy coming to White Oak Kitchen+ Drinks! We cannot wait to serve you again! Warmest regards, Maggi Krivanec More

Aberdeen, North Carolina
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

I had breakfast here. I got the eggs and chicken bacon plus coffee. The eggs were good but I did not care for the chicken sausage. The plate was $13 before tax and I think the coffee was around $3.50 or so. I thought that was too much for a plate of eggs.

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Curitiba, PR
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41 reviews 41 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We enjoyed a lot our meal at white oak. The food was very nice, the restaurant is well decorated and the service was really good.

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WhiteOakKitchen, Admin at White Oak Kitchen + Drinks, responded to this review

Ana, We are so pleased you enjoyed your experience here at White Oak Kitchen + Drinks! We hope to see you again soon! Warmest regards, Claire Ebow More

Austin, Texas
Top Contributor
102 reviews 102 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Had to have a quick breakfast while staying at the Westin Oaks Galleria, and popped in to this place. I asked if we could have easily a quick breakfast and they were great. Robert our server took care of us. Had eggs bacon and a chicken sausage which was quite tasty. Coffee was Starbucks brand Will be back. Appreciate the... More

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WhiteOakKitchen, Admininstrative Assistant at White Oak Kitchen + Drinks, responded to this review

GB_InTexas, We'll be brief because we know you're a busy person! lol We just wanted to thank you for the kind review and we can't wait to see you again! Warmest regards, Claire Ebow More

Minneapolis, Minnesota
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Relaxing atmosphere and some great healthy options. Waitstaff was attentive and remembered what we ordered the following day. Loved the Green Goddess drink!

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WhiteOakKitchen, Admin at White Oak Kitchen + Drinks, responded to this review

Hello maybeitsthebeertalk! Thank you for leaving such a nice review! We are pleased you enjoyed your dining experience with us + hope to see you again the next time you are in Houston. We will have a glass of our Green Goddess waiting for you! Warmest regards, Claire Ebow More

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