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Onion Creek Coffee House

#431 of 7,330 Places to Eat in Houston
Certificate of Excellence
Greater Heights
American, Bar, Cafe, Pub
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3106 White Oak Dr, Houston, TX 77007-2722
7:30 am - 2:00 am
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Sun - Tue 7:00 am - 12:00 am
Wed - Sat 7:30 am - 2:00 am
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Houston, Texas
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We used to go here often because we like our beer just as much as we like our dog, so this was a nice place where we could take our mutt and have a nice cold one in the patio... and it's still an OK place don't get me wrong... but I get the feeling they stopped trying and now... More 

Thank WhitHouston
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best migas, hands down! You can try other places, but you can't beat OC Brunch for quality, consistency and cost.

Thank 55Buzzard
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51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Onion Creek is a hopping place on the weekends, day and evenings. lots of outdoor seating beneath the shade of trees. Very casual, great place to meet up with some friends for lunch or social hour. Food and drinks are ordered at the bar with the food brought to your table. Typical pub style food, but I must say is... More 

Thank Larry G
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99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

This was a good burger place. Was confused upon entering, you immediately see a bar on your right and then open seating. After standing around without being greeted, I asked the bar person if we were going to be seated - was informed to grab a menu, seat yourself and then return to the bar to place an order. I... More 

Thank naturalme88
Ulm, Germany
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373 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

The Onion Creek is a nice restaurant. Good selection of food and very big selection of beers. Nice patio. Decent service. Good place to hang out.

Thank christpost
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40 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

Love this place! I am on the go all day long visiting jobsites and I make it a point to be in the heights area in order to make this my late lunch spot. I intentionally skip breakfast so I can fully enjoy my drinks and meals. This place is awesome! It has great staff and the ambiance is great.... More 

Thank Marilu M
San Antonio, Texas
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85 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

I love, love, love Onion Creek. Let me just get that out of the way. It's got Austin nostalgia, a great patio, good coffee and a nice beer selection, tasty food, and an overall pleasant vibe. It's a busy spot. Talk buzzes in the air. Interesting people mill around up to the counter and back to their tables. Sunday brunch... More 

Thank Erin M
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016

Great Value across the board. I love that it located in The Heights. I there is a parking lot but it gets full quick because a lot of people come out for steak nights. The steak nights are on Mondays and Wednesdays. Mondays are the most chill and Wednesdays are busier. I love the old school funk music that they... More 

Thank Desire D
San Antonio
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67 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016 via mobile

For a place we use to be regulars at it's not quite the same, good food, but not as good as before. The growth of the area makes it difficult to get there too. Still worth checking out.

Thank X3485KWjamesm
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

went fro brunch, simple unpretentious food. the breakfast bowls and brisket are a MUSt as well as the biscuits and gravy and drinks - great coffee and superb bloody mary.

Thank sba451

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
American, Bar, Cafe, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:30 am - 2:00 am
7:30 am - 2:00 am
7:30 am - 2:00 am
7:30 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3106 White Oak Dr, Houston, TX 77007-2722
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Greater Heights
  • Neighborhood: Greater Heights
  • Phone Number: 713-880-0706

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