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E-Tao Asian Eatery

5135 West Alabama, Suite 7295, Galleria second floor between Nordstrom & Macy's, Houston, TX
713-965-0888
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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43 reviews 43 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

First off: they have avocado smoothies! Always a draw for me. All of the staff I interacted with were very nice. The waiter took my food allergies seriously and even came back to let me know of some potentially related ingredients. The food was very good - I had the honey garlic scallion chicken (from the Chef's Specialties part of... More

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Houston, Texas
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4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

We ordered the shrimp dumplings and the curried noodles. It was all very fresh with no MSG, and truly delicious! The dumplings had a scrumptious dumpling sauce on them, and the noodles had chicken, pork and shrimp in them. I am already craving those dumplings and may go back tomorrow! Give this little place a try! It is in the... More

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Houston, Texas
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

When you think of Mall food you do NOT expect E-Tao! Great place to eat on lunch break, in between shopping, or making a trip into the Galleria for some yummy Dim Sum. I love getting the Dim Sum appetizer for my meal. Great variety because there is just so much to choose from. Enjoy-its definitely a place to stop... More

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Connecticut
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285 reviews 285 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
236 helpful votes 236 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Food with flavors of China. Freshly made and seasoned just right. Good size portions Shanghai Soup Dumplings like China. Yummy

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Houston, Texas
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35 reviews 35 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I eat here regularly with my wife. It is located near Nordstroms in the Galleria. The dishes are always authentic and tasty. I highly recommend it.

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16 reviews 16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

What a nice spot! Great food(especially Dim Sum), nice Waiters, only Chinese Cooks; open kitchen, best Chinese Food in the US, i love it...

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Texas
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52 reviews 52 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

If I didn't know better, I would have thought I was in China when I ate the dumplings from E-Tao, they were that delicate and delicious. I've had dim sum this good in Beijing, not in Houston. Also wonderful was the Tom Yum soup. I can't wait to return and try more of their menu. My guess is they'll soon... More

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32 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We wanted something light while finishing shopping at the Galleria mall. We stopped in E-Tao. First, the clientele were mostly asian - a great sign. Second, the service was efficient. Third, the dumplings were great. We had the dumpling "combo" - very good variety and very tasty. We kept ordering more dumpling dishes - all great. Very cool place.

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Shoreline, Washington
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92 reviews 92 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

I was in Houston for a conference and stayed at the Westin Oaks which is adjacent to the Galleria Mall. I stopped by E-Tao for dinner and lunch on two separate occasions and both experiences were ok. The first stop was for dinner where I ordered the soft shell crab fried rice and their signature dumplings. The fried rice defaults... More

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Houston, Texas
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88 reviews 88 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Authentic and wonderful food. A bit crowded at lunch but they move fast. Great dim sum and really, anything on the menu is super!!!

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Address: 5135 West Alabama, Suite 7295, Galleria second floor between Nordstrom & Macy's, Houston, TX
Phone Number: 713-965-0888
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
Cuisine: Chinese

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