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Farrago - CLOSED

318 Gray St, Houston, TX 77002-8526
+1 713-523-6404
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good53%
  • Average14%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
Jul 23, 2013
“Nice spot for Sunday brunch”
Jul 5, 2013
“Food is fine, the rest not so”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Italian, International, Vegetarian Friendly
318 Gray St, Houston, TX 77002-8526
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Reviewed July 23, 2013

I think this is nice spot to hang with some friends on a Sunday. The Bottomless mimosas are great! The food is good as well - recommend the Cajun Benedict - it's like eggs Benedict with crawfish. They do have a buffet for about $25/person...More

Thank dawheat77
Reviewed July 5, 2013

The food was quite good and the portions adequate. The appetizers were certainly built for 2 or 3. Excellent apple crumb dessert. However, service was spotty and the staff didn't seem to care that much. The place could also have had better standards for cleanliness....More

Thank dbinhou7511
Reviewed June 23, 2013 via mobile

There's not a better brunch place in Houston. Two words: bottomless biomass. We love sitting outside on the patio and relaxing. There will always be a wait though so call ahead if you can.

Thank TravelingTexans007
Reviewed April 14, 2013

My wife and I decided to go into Houston and have dinner at a restaurant that we had not tried before. We ended up selecting Farrago World Cuisine in Midtown due to its menu and decided on a three-course meal selection with a Groupon. I...More

Thank MBeard
Reviewed March 25, 2013

Still a happening Sunday Brunch spot for the partiers. Bottomless mimosas are the draw as is a decent menu and great people watching. Most hang inside but there is limited outdoor seating. A great spot.

Thank Worldtravelguy
Reviewed February 2, 2013

My wife and I had dinner at Farrago's last night. We used a Groupon coupon good for a three-course dinner for two for $39, a helluva deal. Of course, booze is not included, so we still spent a few bucks, but the food and service...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed October 22, 2012

My family went for the first time for brunch. A mimosa carafe had broken at the bar, my nephew was brought a glass of juice and almost swallowed a shard of glass the width of a fingernail. When I brought it to the attention of...More

Thank Kadiedra J
Reviewed September 18, 2012

Extremely disappointing experience at Sunday Brunch. I organized and hosted a birthday Brunch for a friend that turned into a disaster. People waited over an hour for their food. Some left, some cancelled their orders. We heard that most of the kitchen staff quit last...More

Thank Doug R
Reviewed September 9, 2012

Restaurant week in Houston propels you to try as many diferent restaurants as you can. I tried this place--There was a speciic menu for HRW--each entree has it's own discription--we ordered according to those diescriptions. Imagine our surprise when pureed celery root was replaced by...More

Thank trymahjong
Reviewed August 15, 2012

I went here to celebrate my friend's birthday brunch. They were getting me excited with tales of endless mimosas and a live DJ. Boy, were they right! It was crowded, but that's a great thing! It should tell you something about the brunch! The atmosphere...More

Thank HoustonHeadliner
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Restaurant Details

Dining Style
Casual Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 318 Gray St, Houston, TX 77002-8526
  • Public Transportation: Yes
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 713-523-6404
  • E-mail
Named the best brunch by H-Texas Magazine for 2011, Farrago is nestled in the bustling Midtown district. The restaurant prides itself in making everything possible from scratch. During the week, it lives up to its name (Farrago means a mixture of things) servicing the hip young professionals in Midtown with a cornucopia of items from all over the world (Posole, Vietnamese Salad, Cioppino, Sushi Tuna Appetizer with seawead salad, Jerked Chicken Wings, Pulled Pork Sandwich, freshly made Pizzas and even Fried Oysters with teardrop tomatoes, arugula and a wasabi cream sauce). It also has a lively happy hour with over 70 bottles of wine by the glass and appetizers for either $3, $5 or $7.
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