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Cooking Girl - CLOSED

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Reviewed July 12, 2017

Instead of Cooking Girl there is another Szechuan restaurant at this location called Pepper Twins. Their menu is similar to their predecessor, but, in my opinion, is much better as the spiciness of the food is well balanced and does not 'kill' the taste buds.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank AlexS101
Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

We ordered our favorite Diving fish (taste for today was spicy sauce), stir fried tomatoes with eggs and stir fried cabbage with chilies and herb spices. It was so delicious that our steamed rice finished up and was refilled quickly by the server without asking....More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank hweeleng65
Reviewed February 23, 2017

This was my first visit and definitely not my last. For apps we tried the Dan Dan Noodle and the organic pork dumplings. The noodles were nice and spicy and only 6$. The dumplings were 13$ but there were maybe 12 to 16 so they...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank MalachyF
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

This may look like a small basic kitchen that surely couldn't be in downtown houston but oh my gosh what came out of that kitchen was made by an angel. We had the hot diving fish which was just unbelievable how something so simple could...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Priscilla_Packer
Reviewed January 13, 2017

Party of one for lunch (Solo). Didn't ask if I care to sit at the bar or not... just set me at the bar. Server was in a total rush, They did have time for you... it was all business[order or get out... time is...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Travis X
Reviewed December 29, 2016

A wonderful experience in a small setting. We enjoyed several dishes, all cooked fresh, brought to the table quickly and we found them lots of fun to explore. We loved the home made organic dumplings (which had a crepe batter that held all of the...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank WayneToTheMax
Reviewed December 24, 2016

Although parking space is minimal for this small restaurant, the food is packed with flavor. It can be really busy so we try to get there just as it opens, but every table is quickly filled. We love the radish appetizer, green beans, spicy shrimp,...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank stoneleigh93
Reviewed December 23, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I had lunch hoping to find a new very well reviewed Chinese restaurant. Sorry to say. And this could have been an off lunch. However, Service was a little slow. Garlic cucumber was generous and yummy. Our Pepper Chicken was okay. Remember...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Lizardia
Reviewed December 13, 2016 via mobile

We have been there twice this year, the recent dine-in was 2 weeks ago. Would recommend their special dish - Diving fish (spicy). It could be cooked in non-spicy sauce too. We enjoyed it as the sliced fillets are cooked so tender and so tasty...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank hweeleng65
Reviewed November 18, 2016

Cooking Girl has awesome spicy food, made with organic ingredients and free from MSG. If you don't order a spicy dish, make sure to order the house hot sauce. Awesome if you like spice: not just hot, TASTY hot. The managers are not from around...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Christopher L
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