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Steamboat House

8045 N Sam Houston Pkwy W, Houston, TX 77064-3456
+1 832-912-1845
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  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly
8045 N Sam Houston Pkwy W, Houston, TX 77064-3456
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Met customers here for lunch and the place is great to meet with people for conversations. The service person was great and friendly. The food was not impressive at all. The red fish special was fishy and oversauced. The broccoli tasted like it was frozen...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went there on Christmas Eve and loved it. The historical context is very impressive and if you’ve never been there, plan on spending at least half an hour (more I’d possible) to look through their historical documents. The paintings on the walls are worth...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Aaron323
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Conveniently located on The Sam Houston Parkway, near the Sam Houston race track, this one of a kind steakhouse combines almost museum like atmosphere with a unique dining experience. My wife and I are frequent diners, enjoying the extensive but affordable wine list and cuisine...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Sheldon M
Reviewed December 15, 2018 via mobile

Visited with a small party of 4 for a business dinner. As a visitor to the US this place really felt like I was in the Deep South and was the type of place you would expect to see on a film. Food was excellent...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank chenderson524
Reviewed December 11, 2018

even without reservation on a full house we got a table. with the smile please ! nice table quickly attended and fast service, very good outstanding meat, excellent wine card, and service outstanding too so only can recommend to any one visiting Houston, its a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Bernard P
Reviewed September 27, 2018

Great Place for lunch time with lots of pass Texas History. It's like waking into a museum with lots of Texas Memorabilia. Really Neat Place.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Ferdie D
Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

The location of this place is not ideal. Very neat place with a lot of Texas History. The food it self is over priced for what you get. The flavor of the steaks were awesome! They over cooked steaks, which is a HUGE no no!...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank dasremax
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

I had the roasted chicken dish. Very bland. Forgot asparagus and had to ask for it. Husband had crab cake and enjoyed it. Gumbo was ok. Ambiance is terrific. Service was ok but not great. Waiter was rushed and was forgetful. Others enjoyed their steak.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank NorthStar804303
Reviewed August 27, 2018

We have driven by this restaurant for years and have never dined there until last Friday. We were so pleasantly surprised at the experience. The place itself is really cool with historic pictures and artifacts lining the walls. The dining room was spectacular - spacious...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank suzanner769
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

My husband & I have dined several times at the Steamboat House, but we wanted to take our son & daughter-in-law, since they had never been. We decided to go during their Restaurant Week - extensive menu at a great price per person to boot!...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Yes, you can purchase gift certificates, is any denomination.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$13 - $69
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8045 N Sam Houston Pkwy W, Houston, TX 77064-3456
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 832-912-1845
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The Steamboat House is a steakhouse with a Texas history flair. Its large dining room is decorated with burgundy walls, flags and historical artwork. The restaurant hosts an intimate bar with a bust of Sam Houston and other Texas artwork. In addition to the main dining room and bar, guests are invited to reserve the unique Log Cabin room, which has become a popular spot for rehearsal dinners, wedding receptions, Christmas parties, anniversary parties and more. Steamboat House offers different menus for lunch, dinner and children’s menu. Popular lunch meal choices include chicken tender salad, Republic pot roast sandwich and tenderloin tips. The extensive dinner menu includes the best of prime and choice steaks, bison steaks, seafood including delicious crab cakes and more. The owner of the Steamboat House, Charlie Fogarty, visits with guests to inform and entertain people of all ages about the Republic of Texas History.
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