We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Veranda

Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
2820 Chestnut Ridge Dr, Houston, TX 77339-2120 (Stonehollow Dr.)
281-358-2820
Website
Today
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 41 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 20
    Excellent
  • 4
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 10
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
We really enjoy the Veranda

The Veranda has been a consistently good restaurant in Kingwood. They are honest and the food is great. The atmosphere is warm and not at all crowded like Cafe Dubois. You get a lot of food for the money. I would higly recommend eating there.

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 11, 2014
texasnice
,
humble
Add Photo

41 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Your overall rating of this restaurant
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Houston, Texas
Level Contributor
7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

The Veranda is a favorite for special occasions. The ambiance provides for quiet conversation, decor is traditional, food was superb, and service impeccable. We were treated to an after dinner drink in celebration of our anniversary. Very impressed with this dining experience!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Spring, Texas
Level Contributor
15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

OUCH, about sums it up. An poor attempt at high-end dining. I had a filet and I will say that the quality of the beef is very, very good. However, preparation and presentation were pathetic. There is apparently no choice as far as side dishes. I had a very small vegetable and teaspoon of what might pass for mashed potatoes.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Spring, Texas
Level Contributor
56 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015 via mobile

This restaurant wants to be fine dining but falls short. Black table cloths and high prices do not qualify for fine dining. We were greeted by the hostess who also was our server. Our table was near the kitchen and when the door swung open, it blinded us. We had to hail our server over to order drinks (beer and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Houston, Texas
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Girls lunch. Food was wonderful, as was the presentation. Pat made everyone comfortable. Will definitely go back.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Houston, Texas
Level Contributor
299 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

We had friends who introduced us to this restaurant. Both of us purchased a coupon for use in January. They have a wonderful twist on some traditional foods such as Fire and Ice shrimp or the Diablo filet. The portions are a good size. The rolls are wonderful as well. I really liked the owners and the staff. A great... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Liberty, tx
Level Contributor
25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

The Veranda, not only is the food consistently great, the service is knock-your-socks-off good. Family run and inspired dishes knock it out of the park for any occasion. With choices like steak Diablo, fire and ice shrimp, drunken quail, and chicken jubilee, you can't go wrong! Make sure to call ahead for reservations, they are often booked up and that... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Houston, Texas
Level Contributor
24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

off the beaten path, this family owned and operated restaurant in Kingwood, TX has a cozy, home feeling atmosphere that is comfortable, business casual and easy going. Better than the great atmosphere, is the service and food. The chef and restaurant have received several awards for their dishes. Don't miss the Fire and Ice appetizer. I've had several of their... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
humble
Level Contributor
83 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

The Veranda has been a consistently good restaurant in Kingwood. They are honest and the food is great. The atmosphere is warm and not at all crowded like Cafe Dubois. You get a lot of food for the money. I would higly recommend eating there.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Texas
Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We really enjoy singing at Veranda. The setting is intimate, great food and wonderful service. The owners have created an enjoyable sink g experience. The wine list is good, and the chef does a great job.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Vermont
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

We were in Kingwood visiting family and had eaten at all the normal "chain" style restaurants that abound in the area. On our final evening we were looking for something different. Quality food, a nice atmosphere and the ability to have a conversation. Well the Veranda meet all our needs, perfectly. I had the Filet and it was amazing. If... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed The Veranda also viewed

Houston, Texas Gulf Coast
Houston, Texas Gulf Coast
 
Houston, Texas Gulf Coast
Houston, Texas Gulf Coast
 

Been to The Veranda? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about The Veranda

Address: 2820 Chestnut Ridge Dr, Houston, TX 77339-2120
Phone Number: 281-358-2820
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD $30 to $30
Cuisine: American, Continental

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2820 Chestnut Ridge Dr, Houston, TX 77339-2120
    (Stonehollow Dr.)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: 281-358-2820

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD $30 to $30
  • Cuisine: American, Continental

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from The Veranda staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?