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Olivette - At The Houstonian

#38 of 7,309 Restaurants in Houston
Certificate of Excellence
International, Greek
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111 N Post Oak Ln, Houston, TX 77024-7703
(713) 685-6713
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6:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Very Nice Food and Great Atmosphere

Nice venue for dinner. Pecan salad was very nice. Enjoyed the lobster and steak. Good presentation and delicious. Desserts were just ok.

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 19, 2015
Bob S
Houston, Texas
Good for:
  • Scenic view
  • Families with children
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English first
Houston, Texas
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53 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

Nice venue for dinner. Pecan salad was very nice. Enjoyed the lobster and steak. Good presentation and delicious. Desserts were just ok.

Thank Bob S
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20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

We had lunch in front of the gardens. Staff was very prompt and friendly. We split an arugula salad and the steak dish which was perfect for a light lunch. Rolls were good and the recommended wines were delightful. A great start to our weekend.

Thank Interpreter77845
New York, USA
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37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

We had two breakfasts and a lunch at Olivette and found it to be a step above most hotel restaurants. The breakfast menu was diverse and all the dishes ordered were very tasty. The staff was attentive to our needs and had no issue with special requests. Our experience at lunch was similar. Nice choices with everything well prepared and... More 

Thank avatarNY
Houston, TX
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52 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

It was our anniversary & first visit to Olivette. We were greeted by a delightful hostess who wished us a happy anniversary. We were then greeted by the Operations Director who was a brilliant manager as he chatted briefly with us and continued to check on us throughout the evening AND served us a complimentary glass of champagne personally! Our... More 

Thank dragonlady629
Yardley, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

Had dinner with my grown children, spouse and significant others on Saturday evening, August 1. It was a delightful evening. We had an oval table, so all seven of us could converse. The food was fabulous and the service was outstanding. It was one of the most enjoyable dining experiences that I have had in Houston. Also, the room is... More 

Thank mlhopps
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301 reviews
237 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

This is one of the finest restaurants in Houston. I was never aware of it until we stayed at the Houstonian hotel and I'm glad we did so that we can experience this fabulous eatery. The service was prompt and impeccable all the way around. Our wait person Meza was very attentive and knowledgeable. The appetizer Crab Cakes were simply... More 

Thank Omar R
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

I stayed one night at the Houstonian. It was my first stay at the hotel. After packing up to leave, I met some family at the Olivette for breakfast. The restaurant decor is stylish but relaxed. The restaurant takes advantage of the beautiful hotel grounds with floor-to-ceiling windows. A very relaxed and comfortable setting. The menu was varied but not... More 

Thank Crocoloc
Houston, Texas
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Great service for a group of 20 women! Nice variety of up-scale food. If you are looking for more casual food, you can order off the bar menu. Several in our group ordered pizza which was delicious. The appetizers were excellent - I recommend the scallop and crab cake. The drinks were expensive for what you got, but interesting and... More 

Thank JacklynT-77
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72 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

My wife and I enjoyed a top notch breakfast, quality above other high end restaurants and hotels. Started with fresh juice of the day, pineapple juice. The Eggs Benedict were a real treat, perfectly cooked with freshly prepared holandaisse sauce and served over high quality Black Forest ham and crisp arugula overs a fresh croissant. Scrambled eggs were fresh and... More 

Thank rlcasas
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75 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

I have been on many occasions for a business lunch. The staff and the food are very good. There is really nothing not to like except the fact that is can be pretty dead. Now I don't need to be entertained, I am usually here for a business lunch, but there is just no energy in the place. I ate... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 111 N Post Oak Ln, Houston, TX 77024-7703
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: (713) 685-6713

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 16 - 50
  • Cuisine: International, Greek

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Scenic view, Families with children


Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?