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One Fifth Houston


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Certificate of Excellence2018 - 2019 Winner

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Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first time at one of Chris Shepherd's restaurants but it won't be our last. The food was creative but still delicious. The wait staff was wonderful--including waiter- Andrew, manager-Jeff Buhrer, and Chris Shepherd himself. It is a little noisy but OK for...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are loyal fans of Underbelly and have been out of town for a bit. The moment we got back on Sunday, we decided to go try out the new themed concept dining Underbelly is running now. Had our favorite dumplings at Hay Merchant and...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed May 6, 2019

I've eaten here about 3 times and every time was very good. Atmosphere is very nice, old house feeling remodeled. High ceilings, modern but still feels rustic. Nice bar area with big downstairs main room and smaller upstairs overlooking main seating area downstairs. Chef's table/bar...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank dweinstein
Reviewed April 27, 2019 via mobile

I am a fan of this chef and UB preserv. It was our first time at this place. The food was okay, but not really better than an average Lebanese restaurant. At $120 for 2 discovery menus, I was expecting much more taste. Not to...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank sebastieno49
Reviewed April 27, 2019

We ordered the superior tour and it was a journey of 'Wow,' 'Oh my goodness.' In addition to freshly baked pita, hummus, and baba ganoush, there was a smorgasbord of tastings for an appetizer. The mezze section had lamb tartare topped with caviar, and the...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Vic777_12
Reviewed April 23, 2019

We stopped in for dinner with friends. It was our first time at One Fifth. Chris Shepard has an excellent reputation but I always associate him with meat, so as a vegetarian/vegan his restaurants aren't always top of mind for me. One Fifth Mediterranean changed...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Houstonalle4food
Reviewed April 14, 2019

This was a couple night and due to the concept and the chef accolades, we decided to try it. And I was really impress with the taste- freshness and uniqueness of the dinner. Of course, they had a great wine from Armenia which complemented the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Reviewed March 31, 2019

It was a great experience and you are rewarded if you study the menu ahead of time. The various spices and side sauces are not familiar to most so it would be respectful to everyone to read what is in them ahead of time. I...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank EricSmd
Reviewed March 25, 2019

This was our second visit to the Mediterranean concept. We started off with the Turkish Hummus (Awesome) and the daily Hummus that was topped with a savory mix of turnips (also very good as was the Pita). We had decided that we wouldn't order as...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank jnmtravelTexas
Reviewed March 15, 2019

I was excited to find this place, and intrigued with the chef-concept. As a group of 4, we settled in for cocktails (all of which were well balanced and tasty enough, but only one was interesting; they add a lot of ice, so glasses are...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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