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Cafe Piquet

5757 Bissonnet, Houston, TX 77401
(713) 664-1031
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Ranked #76 of 7,215 Restaurants in Houston
Price range: $1 - $20
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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English first
Houston, Texas
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 NEW

My family celebrated a birthday dinner here - a Saturday night. It had been years since my last visit (my brother-in-law's birthday choice-he is Cuban; he & his wide visit often). Our party of 14 had reservations & were seated quickly in the middle of the restaurant. The place was very busy & noisy. The service was almost non-existent- many... More

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The Woodlands, Texas
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62 reviews 62 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

A fantastic place to order a bottle of wine and meet your friends at. I have had several dishes there and I can't complain.

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Maurice, Louisiana
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

What a place, the atmosphere is great, the servers all bilingual and professional. The food excellent, the amount they serve will feed two normal persons, top it with the cuban coffee and flan and you may explode. Awesome place to eat Cuban food.

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133 reviews 133 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

We stopped in with co-workers and it was their first visit. We love it and knew they would too and we were right. Everyone just raved how good it was and how quickly we were served. We also tried the flan and it was out of this world. We capped it off with a cup of coffee cob leche and... More

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Houston, Texas
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51 reviews 51 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

I remember when this place was a food counter in a small grocery store. Then they converted it to a full on restaurant and it's grown and grown over the years. The gentleman who ran it for years and years passed away a few years back but last time I went his wife was still there looking over everything. The... More

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Houston, Texas
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27 reviews 27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

I had totally forgotten about Café Piquet. I hadn't been there in years (since I lost y parents) and had forgotten the taste of authentic Cuban food... the mariquitas, Arrozcongri, and sandwhich the media noche (midnight sandwich) Yummo. Great place to go for a nice Cuban meal.

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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76 reviews 76 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

I was in town visited some family members and my wife wanted to give Cafe Piquet a try, was in the mood for some good Cuban food, so I said why not. We were sitted right away, it was lunch time so there was a crowd coming in but our waiter was very attentive and described the items on the... More

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Austin, Texas
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42 reviews 42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

A colleague recommended Cafe Piquet while I'm in town. It was a surprising find in a not so great area. The atmosphere, service and food were excellent! I ordered tostones (fried green plantains with garlic sauce) as an appetizer. I highly recommend it! I also enjoyed the Cuban sandwich with avocado. Everything is made fresh when you order so the... More

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Houston, Texas
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Recently visited Café Piquet for a lunch with group of friends. We go there all the time for lunch or dinner with family or friends. This place is absolutely wonderful in everything : service is excellent and waiters are always very attentive and happy , atmosphere is relax and nice , food is delicious ( always had been ) ,... More

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Houston, Texas
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83 reviews 83 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

I visited Cafe Piquet today.. We had a groupon coupon... I must say the good was yummy! I had shredded beef with fried sweet plantains and my husband ordered shrimps in garlic sauce.. Would definitely go there again..

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Additional Information about Cafe Piquet

Address: 5757 Bissonnet, Houston, TX 77401
Phone Number: (713) 664-1031
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 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 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 1 - 20

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