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.
All 7,259 Houston Restaurants

Cafe Caspian

12126 Westheimer Rd # 100, Houston, TX 77077
(281) 493-4000
Website
Menu
Improve this listing
Ranked #51 of 7,259 Restaurants in Houston
Price range: $0 - $15
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Middle Eastern, Persian
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations
Write a Review

41 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    29
    10
    1
    0
    1
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Cafe Caspian serves great, authentic Persian food at very reasonable prices. It is a fine example of the many great ethnic restaurants in Houston.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Houston, Texas
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

Delicious, well-prepared Persian food. We started with half Kashk –E Bademjan (pureed eggplant) and Hummus with the bread baked in the oven (kiln) in view of the dining tables. The also bring you a plate of parsley, olives and feta cheese to start. I had the delicious Fesenjan (Pomegranate and walnut sauce with chicken stew) and my husband, the tu... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Houston
Top Contributor
89 reviews 89 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Food is great, good service, and excellent location close to work. The hot tea is so good, I had to get the name and buy it for my home and office. Hummus and bread are always fresh. I love the Koobideh combo. I will continue coming over and over. One of my favorites in the area.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bryan, Texas
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

First, the ambiance is simple an elegant. They have fine artifacts from Persia. Second, you guessed it! It is a fine Persian cuisine. The menu is simple and delicious, the hors d'oeuvres are unique, purly persian and slightly different than the traditional east Mediterranean, I liked the spinach dip. The menu explain to you the different dishes which based on... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Houston, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

Because of Cafe Caspian, we usually have a "Persian Day" at office, almost every week. We usually leave office in a group of maybe 5 or 6 people and order family style meal with combination of meats and different rice toppings. Best way for everyone to enjoy all the different foods that the place has to offer. if you are... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
New York
Top Contributor
131 reviews 131 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

We loved Cafe Caspian. The koobideh, gormeh sabzi, bread & herbs/cheese were all delightful. I'm never disappointed. The quality is consistent and service is on point.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

Hesitant to try Persian food, not going to lie, so my expectations were to have Whataburger on the way home, but it not only surpassed my expectations but shattered my preconceived notions of Persian food. The chicken, filet, salmon and ground beef were all EXCELLENT! Cooked perfectly, seasoned impeccably, and overall...outstanding. All three of their rice selections were incredible with... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Houston, Texas
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013 via mobile

We have tried kasra and bijian and this is the best persian food hands down. Try the eggplant dip. Any of the entres are great.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Houston, Texas
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013 via mobile

When I want to treat myself away from the mundane, I take family and friends to Caspian. The food never fails to delight me or my friends. The bread and cheese with basil are way better than chips and salsa. The spices are time tested, bringing out the flavors of their meat and chicken dishes. You can cook a steak... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

First of all the service is perfect. The meals arrive hot and fresh to your table. Make sure you order the sesame bread!! The best yogurt drink in town called Doughe. The lamb is always succulent and juicy. The kabobs are amazing, family owned and operated. The same wait staff has been there for over 10 years, that tells you... More

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Cafe Caspian also viewed

Houston, Texas Gulf Coast
Houston, Texas Gulf Coast
 

Been to Cafe Caspian? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Cafe Caspian

Address: 12126 Westheimer Rd # 100, Houston, TX 77077
Phone Number: (281) 493-4000
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 15
Cuisine: Middle Eastern, Persian

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