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Yauatcha

5045 Westheimer Rd, The Galleria, Houston, TX 77056-5602
+1 713-357-7588
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good18%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“dim sum” (50 reviews)
“cheung fun” (10 reviews)
“tasting menu” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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$$$$
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LOCATION
5045 Westheimer Rd, The Galleria, Houston, TX 77056-5602
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fantastic! Take it from “dumpling boy.” I’ve enjoyed dim sum all over the world. XLB specialist etc. Atmosphere, service and preparation all top notch. The open kitchen is full of diligently working Asians. Timing is quick. Presentation is outstanding. Desserts some of the best at...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Toro9
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ordered many small dishes (dim sum), which varied in quality. Some were excellent, others just okay. Each dish seems cheap, but they're small; to fill up here adds up to one of the more expensive meals in town. Large, contemporary space is nice but...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank davemh333
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have visited this same place in London ( Michelin Star ) and Honolulu with excellent experience .This one located within the Galleria mall property. On a separate building outside. . On a Saturday , traffic is massive. , need to take an Uber ,don’t...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 69tiger888
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is so good, usually with friends so we always get the Peking Duck and a variety of the small plates. It’s a high end dim-sum type restaurant but they also have regular portions. Service is always good, please leave room for dessert, they’re...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Versailles2011
Reviewed October 26, 2018

I REALLY wanted to like this restaurant. I loved the ambiance and everyone was so attentive and friendly. However, the food was just plain awful. I had the crispy duck roll - tasteless. Then the scallop and shrimp Shu Mai - tasteless mush. Perhaps it...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank bajathecat
Reviewed September 17, 2018

The food was normal, nothing special the dim sum is the only thing that is good! The service is horrible, one waitress for the entire restaurant with bad attitude. It is amazing that they bring coffee and desserts to your table when there are still...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Teresa C
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

I looked up “best dim sum in Houston” and Yauatcha came up. Since it was so close, I thought I would give it a try. I heard parking was complicated, so I took an Uber. I was happy that I did! The place was hopping,...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Tirey C
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

The food and service were very good but I feel we got ripped off. For one order of Peking Duck the price was an unbelievable $118. Our server recommended it without mentioning the price. We later regretted not asking. We complained about the outrageous price...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank robnash46
Reviewed August 21, 2018

After reading some of the reviews, I did not expect very much from this restaurant and I was pleasantly surprised. The place is very nice and hip, the service was excellent and the food was amazing! I had the morel dumpling that was beyond good!...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Marina M
Reviewed August 19, 2018

I love this restaurant-gorgeous food, excellent service, exquisite crispy duck. Try a cocktail-you will be so happy you did. Nice selection of teas So so happy to have this consistent, wonderful addition to Houston’s great culinary scene. I go as often as I can and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank lisiech
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 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
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5045 Westheimer Rd, The Galleria, Houston, TX 77056-5602
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-357-7588
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