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Peli Peli Galleria

5085 Westheimer Rd, B2515, Houston, TX 77056-5673
+1 281-257-9500
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Seafood, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
5085 Westheimer Rd, B2515, Houston, TX 77056-5673
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Perfect place for brunch over the weekend! Small menu with diverse options. Wonderful customer service with fabulous managers that stop by every table to ensure your delight. The food is delicious and worth every cent. I recommend the French toast with steak. Make a reservation...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank toris223
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very modern looking restaurant located in busy Galleria mall serving fusion South African food in nicely decorative lighted setting. The service staff was polite and food service was quick. The appetizers and variety of fusion food entre's was plentiful to serve different...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank msr345
Reviewed November 7, 2018

I went there with a colleague and I was almost embarrassed that I selected it. It was not the upscale restaurant and nice ambience that I remembered. It seemed dirty, the tables and chairs were all scratched, and it was very loud. The food was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Rita M
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Had a dinner here on last Sunday. Service was awesome. But let down of quality of food. Teh starters was really good and set expectation for a good meal.. I did not finish my steak as it was chewy and blend. We also had a...More

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

Number 1 in Houston, TX. for eating and service....so stop reading and get in there lol It really doesn't matter what time of the day or evening you Go it will be worth the money you spend and the memories as well.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank DFordJr-USMC
Reviewed October 23, 2018

I figured this was some fill the space spot. The food was outstanding. Fresh, high quality, and as tasty as anywhere else. Service was good. The best part of Peli Peli is the unique flavors and items you cannot get anywhere else.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank NORGlobalGuy
Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

My friend and I chose to dine here for dinner while visiting the Galleria in Houston while in town for a conference. It was the first time for both of us to eat South African food. It was difficult to decide what to eat, because...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank worldtravelerabm
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

There is so much that could be said here but suffice it to say the food was excellent. Sampler appetizer provides a great way to experience the style of this chef. Followed with wings and then the speciality beef. Service great ad the main dining...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Vonschmidt
Reviewed October 5, 2018

We had mixed reviews for Peli Peli, but we were unfamiliar with South African cuisine, so we dove right in. It was amazing. I had the curry chicken. I enjoyed the fact that the dish came with multiple sides of onion, chutney, cilantro, and rice....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank assessmenttraini2016
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

In the Galleria it is very difficult to stand out. This place has an awesome food (i had medallions and curry chicken) for lunch. Great service. Not cheap.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank dmitrys351
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Angela L
July 29, 2018|
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Response from Miss M | Reviewed this property |
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Response from lmchimere | Reviewed this property |
There are vegetarian options but they are uninterestingly limited in my opinion.
July 19, 2017|
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Response from PeliManagement | Property representative |
Not only are our cocktails, beer and glasses of wine half-off during happy hour, but we have really good food on the HH as well! $7 - 1 skewer of sosaties, bacon wrapped chicken, mac n cheese bites, shrimp cocktail... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $44
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Private Dining, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Bar scene, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5085 Westheimer Rd, B2515, Houston, TX 77056-5673
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 281-257-9500
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Peli Peli is South African flavors, Southern Hospitality. Featuring steak, chicken and seafood by South African Chef Paul Friedman, Peli Peli is currently one of the top rated restaurants in Houston and has become the perfect setting for special occasion dining.
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