Quality Inn & Suites NRG Park - Medical Center
2364 South Loop West
Houston, TX 77054
Phone: (713) 799-2436
Fax: (713) 799-2415
This restaurant chain has over 120 locations across the USA and is one of the most successful seafood restaurants in the country. Joe's Crabshack is a place where you can go all out on a seafood binge. This family friendly place has a fishing theme with nets and ocean souvenirs all around. The service is prompt and friendly and the atmosphere is very lively. Gorge on the delicious shrimp buckets, mussels marinara and sip on some chilled beer.
If you are a true lover of music, and want to enjoy great live music, then this is the place for you. Known as one of the best music concert venue in town, you get to enjoy some of the best live bands performing here. This uniquely designed concert hall has a capacity of 550, and you are sure to get the best view no matter where you sit. So be sure your here the next time.
What you'll get as you walk into a Captain Benny's Seafood is 45 years of tradition. The family run chain has been serving up Southern-style seafood delights long enough that your grandpa remembers the place. If freshly shucked oysters are your thing, your in luck as that's exactly their specialty, served up from behind their boat-shaped bar. Besides this you can tuck into a variety of seafood specials like Catfish with coleslaw, Shrimp 'Po Boy' sandwiches and even a special kids menu. Popular with locals, step in to try a taste of the South.
Olive Garden serves up authentic Italian cuisine. Their signature breadsticks and one-of-a-kind menu make them an American icon. Standard Italian options like bruchetta, calamari, ravioli, and eggplant parmigiana line their lengthy menu. More exotic items like salmon, chicken dishes, and innovative pizzas are also available. For the calorie-counter, Olive Garden has a range of low fat and low carbohydrate options. Their bottomless salads ensure a well-balanced feast. Enjoy your meal with a bottle from their extensive wine list or one of their tropical island drinks. Finally, top it all off with a little something from their dessert menu- their cakes, custards, and ice creams are sure to win you over. Lunch and take out menus are available.
Founded in 1949, the Three Brothers Bakery has spent many years building a fine reputation. The delicious array of breads includes sourdough and the house specialty, German farmer's bread. The most popular items are the filled danish. Pick some up on your way to work, and you will be the most popular employee in the place. Weekends may be for sleeping late, but the onion bialys, made only on Sundays, make it worth getting up early for a trip to the bakery.
This restaurant has been satisfying diners near the Medical Center and Museum District for years. It offers a warm, appealing atmosphere and prices that are hard to beat. The dark green exterior serves as a convenient landmark if you need help finding the location. Reasonable prices are only part of the attraction here, the traditional Italian dishes possess a very real appeal of their own. Try one of the pastas or sandwiches, or dive into a cheesy pizza if you want to share with others in your party.
Bistro des Amis is perfect for those who are looking to enjoy a delicious French meal in a relaxed, casual setting. The brunch, lunch and dinner menus feature scrumptious dishes crafted from local produce, and you can also sip on wines and beers, whether your own (for a corkage fee) or the restaurant's. There is a popular USD27.95 three course meal to be had between Tuesday and Thursday, a meal that includes delicacies like grilled Norwegian salmon and Peruvian blue tilapia.
In 1981 this restaurant replaced El Patio, a Mexican original that had been around since 1957. Some of the original decor from the old restaurant can still be found inside. Newcomers dine here daily, but the list of loyal long-time patrons is extensive. The menu offers a diverse mix of Cuban, Mexican and Spanish specialties. Try one of the numerous Spanish seafood dishes, or bring your friends along and share some tapas. If you are a little less adventurous, there is plenty of Tex-Mex to choose from.
Lively Spanish music fills the air and sets the tone at Mi Luna. The bold colors and fun atmosphere are popular with anyone looking to have a great time with friends. Tables on the patio are the hottest seats in the house when the weather is fair. A menu favorite is the shrimp in lemon-garlic olive oil, but with nearly 50 hot and cold selections to choose from, you are certain to find many more that will please.
Conveniently located, this restaurant provides flavorful and decorative Indian food from the lunch buffet or a la carte. Contemporary and comfortable decor, a fully stocked bar, and romantic dinner service with candlelit tables and soft Indian music playing in the background make it an excellent choice for the evening, as well. The friendly and attentive wait staff will be sure to create a pleasurable dining experience.
Operating from a meat and barbecue shop of the same name, Guy's Meat Market has been delighting locals with their delectable slow smoked meat creations. The place is pretty basic and seems more like an extension to the shop, with no seating options. Patrons simply order at the counter and take away the preparation once done. On offer is a simple selection of barbecue favorites from ribs to brisket. Burgers at Guy's have garnered accolades, featuring among the best in the country. The award means that the hidden spot is no longer a secret, and sees a perennial queue throughout opening hours. Head out early before they run out.
As Houston's only Turkish restaurant, Istanbul Grill & Deli is a Rice Village eatery enjoys a great deal of popularity with lovers of Turkish spices and flavors. Elaborate wall mosaics and gleaming copper pots add warmth to the dining experience. Outdoor seating is also available in fair weather. Some specialties, such as the manti that are small pastry shells filled with ground beef and covered in a yogurt sauce, are only available on weekends. If you have a specific dish in mind, you might want to call ahead for availability. Prices are moderate, and a glass of the house wine is available at a comfortable rate. Smoking is not allowed.