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America's

#133 of 7,123 Restaurants in Houston
Certificate of Excellence
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2040 W Gray St, Suite 200, Houston, TX 77019-3658 (Between San Felipe & Ambassador Way)
+1 713-961-1492
Today
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Houston, Texas
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was the second time my wife and I have been here. The service is fantastic! The decor is very interesting and intriguing. The food is really good. I had the grouper and my wife had the steak and lobster. Good food for a decent value, just be aware that they will up-sell you. The salad is extra etc. Ambiance... More 

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Vail, Colorado
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172 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 27, 2016

Great service and plentiful food. Quite pricey, but the experience was worth it. Nice selection of wines.

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Houston, Texas
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2016

This was our first visit to America's since they moved from Post Oak. The first thing you can't help but notice is the decor. It's obvious they spent some big bucks decorating. Even the women's restroom is like entering a night club. The food and service were great. We had the empanadas & I had the salmon which was cooked... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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80 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016

Another Houston Restaurant Week Lunch, we went for the diner menu which was recommended, food was good although I was a little concerned at the tenderising used on the steak. The decor is interesting and worth the explanation from staff.

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Thank PeterGP71
Houston, Texas
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

Two couples went for dinner on Sunday night after flight back to Houston. Service was great and excellent suggestion on wine pairing-- Malbec was great with the steak. Empanadas were very good - both beef and chicken. We had two different steak dishes and Mahi Mahi with Shrimp - all were delicious. A good reminder to get out to different... More 

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Houston, Texas
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80 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

Paella for two was excellent, as were the desserts. The service was good and attentive without being overbearing. Sauces and lamb lollipops were very good. Definitely above average for Houston.

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Benowa, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2016

A really enjoyable dining experience here with a lovely bar to have a pre-meal drink. They have the best Plantains around! A great diverse and unique menu which is all reasonably priced. We've been here several times and never been disappointed. Really great service too with knowledgeable servers. We'll be back!

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Thank Lisa M
Houston
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273 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

If it hadn't been for the menu that was confusing as to the "restaurant week" vs dinner, and the fact that the waiter said dessert was included and it wasn't, I would have given it a five start rating. The waiter was extremely apologetic but our $20 each meal turned into a $37 each meal as my friend ordered a... More 

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Houston, Texas
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

The Cordua family continue to provide outstanding Latino cuisine maintaining all their specialities such as plantains with signature dips and of course the butterflied steak.

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Cypress, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

7 of us went and enjoyed a wonderful lunch and awesome service during this restaurant month! Excellent HRM menu! The carnitas is so tender and tasty.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$18 - $70
Cuisine
American, Latin, Spanish, South American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Seating, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2040 W Gray St, Suite 200, Houston, TX 77019-3658
    (Between San Felipe & Ambassador Way)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-961-1492

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?