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Oxheart - CLOSED

1302 Nance St, Houston, TX 77002-1124
+1 832-830-8592
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good12%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
18 Dec 2016
“Absolutely Amazing”
14 Nov 2016
“High end light food - 'drink' pairing needs improvement”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Contemporary
1302 Nance St, Houston, TX 77002-1124
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Reviewed March 25, 2016

Celebrated birthday of my daughter. Started with Champagne, both of us chose the first menu offered (of only two available) of five courses. Four courses were paired with drinks - wine and beer. We had constant service and ate our own pace. Every course was...More

Thank renewedman
Reviewed March 6, 2016

My partner and I were visiting Texas on a week long vacation, and on a trip to Houston we planned to dine at Oxheart. Sufficed to say we were blown away by the food. We had to wait slightly longer than expected for our seats...More

Thank Joshua G
Reviewed February 15, 2016

Usually I'm not that wild about tasting menus, as there is almost the guarantee that there's 1 thing I won't like. This one nailed every course including the wine pairing. The seating was comfortable but very limited - if you don't have a reservation you're...More

Thank Lots_of_Baggage
Reviewed January 28, 2016 via mobile

Top Notch, going back today to experience the full tasting menu (multi -course). Will do a follow-up to confirm our admi

Thank LoneStarBeachLazorTx
Reviewed January 16, 2016 via mobile

The three best meals I've had in my life have all been at Oxheart. The food is breathtakingly satisfying. It's a tiny little place where the wait staff change out records on the record player from time to time, when they're not serving you up...More

1  Thank nrphoto
Reviewed December 28, 2015 via mobile

We were actually here about 6 months after it opened not in November 2015 . There was a lot of hype about Oxheart and being foodies we have tried some of the best restaurants around the world but we would not say that this restaurant...More

1  Thank wke18
Reviewed December 27, 2015

Truly a unique experience!! Everything is locally acquired...locally accessed goat butter, locally produced leather aprons for the waitstaff, handmade and locally accessed pottery, a diamond in the rough just north of downtown Houston, very relaxing and tastefully remodeled space in an old warehouse (only 30...More

Thank LMM1945
Reviewed December 13, 2015

Justin Yu's ability to create simple yet unique dishes is fantastic. His restaurant is welcoming and approachable. Nestled in a New Yorkish industrial area of town, the ambiance hits you once the door opens. With two tasting menus, you can't go wrong. Simple and small,...More

Thank Carlo C
Reviewed November 29, 2015 via mobile

Oxheart is one of the top rated restaurants in Houston. It is very small, reservations are a must and are hard to get; plan far in advance! They offer two Tasting menus, one with vegetables only and one that includes meat and fish. Highlights include...More

Thank Mardi K
Reviewed November 28, 2015 via mobile

Wonderful evening for our family of four. Warmly welcomed and cared for until we left. We sat at counter and enjoyed watching the orchestration and precision, working in tight space. Food particularly designed for vegetarians. Only two six course menus tonight, a garden vegetarian and...More

Thank Marknbellair
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Restaurant Details

American, Contemporary
Open Hours
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1302 Nance St, Houston, TX 77002-1124
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 832-830-8592
We are native Houstonians with a restaurant in Houston that gathers Texas's best ingredients, cooked in a focused, creative way. Our restaurant is our home, so please come as you are to relax, eat, and drink. We look forward to having you join us for dinner.
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