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Local Foods

2424 Dunstan Rd, Houston, TX 77005-2565
+1 713-521-7800
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good33%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“quinoa” (14 reviews)
“sandwich” (43 reviews)
“soup” (15 reviews)
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American, Soups, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2424 Dunstan Rd, Houston, TX 77005-2565
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Reviewed 6 April 2017

Busy place. Orders are taken at the counter and delivered to no frills tables inside and patio. Food is good mix of seasoned veggies and healthy options...Deli style sides and main dishes. Ate here several times during our stay enjoyed the health food.

Thank Hikerwithpet
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

I have to admit , my family likes this place a lot more than me. I like a few things like their Thai chicken soup. Let week, my wife and son had the crunchy chicken sandwich and I the same as a salad. It was...More

Thank Bob O
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Great tasting salads. Large portions. Tried Jalapeno Hummus which came with bread and veggies. The summer salad was flavorful. The service is fast and friendly. More on the expensive side

Thank Abdul M
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

I had the taco salad. It's vegetarian with very fresh ingredients. My husband had the daily special bacon steak and egg sandwich. It was excellent. All the food is fresh to the tee and the serving census fast and friendly. The kale salad is excellent....More

Thank Ella J
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

I went there with my mom for an early lunch and shared the Gulf shrimp and crab sandwich which was excellent! with a cup is lemon grass soup and a side of cauliflower tabouli. For some weird reason I had never been to any of...More

Thank Macielita9
Reviewed 21 February 2017

This is one of our favorites for a quick, healthy meal full of fresh ingredients and interesting flavors. I like the harvest salad with roasted brussels sprouts, while others in my family like the crispy chicken sandwich, the vegan taco salad, and other dishes. Nicely...More

Thank AFinHouston
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Local foods has got a sandwich for everyone! They are so fresh and so unique! The atmosphere is great and the staff are always really friendly. They have this orange flavored soda that is the best I've ever had. The sandwiches can be made into...More

Thank MrsSherfield
Reviewed 7 February 2017

I went to the Downtown location but don't see it listed - I think that location is fairly new. The restaurant was bright and airy, sleek yet comfortable. It smelled good, too. You place your order, pay, and then they bring it to your table....More

Thank Ellary M
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

I'm finishing my lunch at Local Foods as I write this and I felt compelled to write the review. I dove right in before snapping a picture, so excuse the photo of my half-eaten food. I ordered the turkey confit with quinoa and fruit. It's...More

Thank prkr485
Reviewed 17 January 2017

I think I heard there a few locations. We were near Rice U. The soups sound unusual. Well they are. Great ingredients lovingly combined and so fresh your body thanks you for eating them. The Banh Mi was another favorite. Incredible value.

Thank Richard D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2424 Dunstan Rd, Houston, TX 77005-2565
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-521-7800
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