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Petrol Station

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985 Wakefield Dr, Houston, TX 77018
(713) 957-2875
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Dining options: Dinner, Drinks, Late Night

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  • 7
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
great food & atmosphere

Great pub/bar in a quiet suburban area. Bit of a wait for food, but the quality and size of portion is more than worth the wait.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 6, 2015
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Houston, Texas
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Houston
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

The good: Wide variety of beers with rotating menu. Nice outdoor space. Very nice menu selections and generally good food. The BAD: Always out of many beer selections that show up on the boards. Not dog friendly. Food takes an outrageously long time - over 2 hours for a burger at times. Food quality varies.. sometimes great, other times just... More 

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Houston, Texas
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

Great pub/bar in a quiet suburban area. Bit of a wait for food, but the quality and size of portion is more than worth the wait.

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Houston, Texas
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

I LOVE this spot!! Everything about this place works IMO. Each time I've come here the service has been awesome. Staff very friendly & funny too! They make great suggestions & have don't have a nasty attitude when asking questions or for a sample. There's a brew option for even the pickiest of beer fans. I've tried a great bit... More 

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Ronkonkoma, New York
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169 reviews 169 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Stopped here while in Houston. Hidden in some of the more residential area of Houston, this place has an interesting feel. The Micro-Brews make this place better then it is. The inside is kind of tight, and the outside area needs to be better cleaned. It is supposed to have a dirty feel, but it shouldn't literally be dirty. The... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

This place is so incredibly cheap that they can't cough up the $116 one-time fee for a permit which allows customers to bring their dogs onto the patio! Wow, how lame. The owners clearly are not dog lovers so I'm not a Petrol Station lover.

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Westborough, Massachusetts
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30 reviews 30 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Loved the beer selection, and everything was extremely fresh, which is important with micro-brews. The food was excellent, but the kitchen was way behind even though the restaurant was about half-full. The servers were great, even if the food orders were delayed. The decor is "rustic", but I'm confident this place will get it together on the service front and... More 

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Houston, Texas
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Great off-the-beaten-track place. Extensive beer selection. Great food. Stopped by for a snack with friends and were very pleasantly surprised by the quality and variety of cheese and meat sampler. Included honeycomb and caperberries - nice surprises.

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Houston, Texas
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Love this spot, great craft beers (try the sa-tea) and new and creative menus (scottish eggs and crab grilled cheese ate both awesome). Nothing bad to say, nice place and great spot if u need a break from all the mainstream franchises everywhere.

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Marietta, Georgia
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120 reviews 120 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

I stopped here for dinner and a couple of beers while I was in Houston for business. The place isn't huge, and is a little dark, but I liked it quite a bit. They have a great beer selection. It's not huge, but they have around 30-40 beers on tap. They seem reasonably priced. Many of the pints are in... More 

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Spring, Texas
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

This place has a great selection of craft beers and is constantly rotating their taps. Food menu is also amazing, but the wait time can get a little long during peak hours.

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Address: 985 Wakefield Dr, Houston, TX 77018
Phone Number: (713) 957-2875
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
Average Prices: USD $20
Cuisine: Coffee Shop

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  • Address: 985 Wakefield Dr, Houston, TX 77018
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: (713) 957-2875

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD $20
  • Cuisine: Coffee Shop

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