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Spindletop

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Tue, 6/18
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$31 - $40
CUISINES
American, Seafood
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
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APPETIZERS
18
Citrus Shrimp Ceviche
avocado, jalapeno, cucumber, jicama, smoked paprika, dusted plantain chips
20
Artisanal Meats & Local Cheeses
texas local cheese & charcuterie with seasonal chutney
20
Seafood Mac N' Cheese
blackened gulf shrimp, crawfish tails, crab meat, and smoked sausage in a creamy cheese blend sauce
19
Jumbo Sea Scallops
cauliflower puree, jerk seasoning infused bacon, smoked tomato and chervil coulis
19
Stuffed Portabella Mushrooms
Crawfish, poblano pepper, creamy pepperjack cheese
20
Spindletop's Avocado Dome
jumbo lump crab salad and salsa cruda stuffed in dome shaped avocado with red corn chips
SOUPS & SALADS
13
Spindletop Clam Chowder
yukon gold Potato, bacon, corn, peppers
12
Blackberry and Blueberry Spinach Salad
toasted almonds, bosque blue, dijon mustard and basil vinaigrette
13
Roasted Pepper Tomato Soup
roasted corn black bean relish
13
Grilled Romaine Salad
romaine, queso fresco, jicama, heirloom tomatoes, roasted corn, tortilla strips, chipotle caesar dressing
ENTREES
For One 48
For Two 66
Side of White Rice 5
Extra Shrimp (Ea.) 5
Lobster Tail 25
Spindletop's Seafood Pot
lobster tail, gulf shrimp, mussels, clams, smoked sausage, fish, crab claws, and smoked potatoes in a flavorful ancho chill wine broth
39
Blackened Atlantic Salmon
red chile chutney, mash potato, spring vegetables
38
Grilled Redfish
Mango agave jalapeno relish, potato croquette, spring vegetables
38
Seared Striped Bass Almadine
lump crab citrus cream sauce, saffron rice, spring vegetables
40
Gulf Shrimp & Spicy Lobster Ravioli
vodka cream sauce, shishito pepper, bay scallops, roasted wild mushroom, spinach, and heirloom tomatoes
51
Herb Crusted Rack of Lamb
mashed potatoes, mint pan sauce, spring vegetables
50
Filet Surf & Turf (8 oz)
mashed potatoes, scampi shrimp, red wine and sweet onion reduction, seasonal vegetables
38
Al Pastor Grilled Chicken
pineapple citrus glaze, golden raisin charred jasmine rice, spring vegetables
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Reviewed 2 days ago

For a such a limited menu, you would think the food would be more fresh and better prepared, but that was not the case. The service was very poor. They were not attentive and we had to work to get the attention of the waiter...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank WesleytheAccountant
Reviewed April 14, 2019

Revolving resteraunt with fantastic views of Houston. The food was fantastic and the staff were super friendly and attentive.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank faythompson
Reviewed April 1, 2019

We had a reservation at Spindletop and told them that we are celebrating a birthday. We arrived to a table with red rose petals and very attentive service. The hostess Regan (sp?!) was extremely professional and superb in her attention to detail. The wait staff...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 327Aries
Reviewed March 27, 2019

You have to visit at least once. Go for the view, not for the food. Visited Tuesday 3/30/19 with my love as she had not experienced the skyline view available here. The waitress was exceptional, the food was below par. Seems the featured Spindletop Seafood...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank WHouston1
Reviewed March 20, 2019

My husband brought me here for my birthday and indicated so when making our reservation. They don't recognize your event in any way as other restaurants do. We went at a good time, it wasn't too busy and it was still light out so we...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Camille S
Reviewed March 16, 2019

Although the staff was very polite and professional, Ms. Lois was phenomenal! We had a reservation and were promptly greeted by hotel and restaurant host - all were very friendly, professional and helpful. Ms. Lois also quickly greeted us at the table, gave a brief...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank rchristensen89
Reviewed March 14, 2019 via mobile

We went for our anniversary. We indicated our motive when we did the reservation, so I was expecting a special treatment for this as we had received in other restaurants when we celebrate a special ocassion, but we didnt. They gave us a small dessert...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Escape722345
Reviewed January 14, 2019

The service was simply amazing. My girlfriend brought me here for my birthday and the waiters and manger couldn't have been better. They provided such exceptional service that I felt at moments that my party was the only one there. I would definitively recommend this...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank travelmanj
Reviewed January 1, 2019

My wife and I had dinner here on New Year's Eve. Excellent service and a fixed price menu for the occasion. A four-course dinner. We started with Cajun Crab Chowder (calabasitas, potatoes, andouille sausage, shrimp, and bay scallops) that could have been a little hotter...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank rhodeb
Reviewed December 11, 2018

This pretty upstate NY girl, far out of my class, generously allowed herself dress up and go with me to Jones Hall. Leipzig Symphony Orchestra was on the bill that evening, heralded as the oldest Continuing Symphony Orchestra in the world. As long-term full time...More

Date of visit: January 2018
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Kschezv
August 30, 2017|
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Response from Prisc A | Reviewed this property |
I called the same day and made reservation. It was during the weekday. I dont know how it is on the weekend... I would recommend to download the app open table and it makes it easy to make reservation. Hope i helped :)
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Boma O
December 7, 2016|
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Response from AngloAmerican3333 | Reviewed this property |
They have a full menu, its not limited to seafood.
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Laquanta
October 10, 2016|
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Response from Lee T | Reviewed this property |
Not really. Smart casual I suppose.
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