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Benjy's Restaurant

2424 Dunstan Rd, Ste 125, Houston, TX 77005-2565
+1 713-522-7602
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (34 reviews)
“chocolate cake” (14 reviews)
“rice” (24 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2424 Dunstan Rd, Ste 125, Houston, TX 77005-2565
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Tucked away in north end of Rice Village is a unique Nee American cuisine dining and bar scene venue featuring farm to table freshness and variety. Amanda was our server and she was promptly responsive to all of our needs and thoroughly professional without being...More

Thank Hey_Joe54
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for lunch today and the food, as always was fantastic. Goat cheese cakes, and roasted cauliflower, both with pistachio as our starters. Then we split the shrimp and grits, which were divine. But the star of the show was the service. From the...More

Thank DDCArgentina
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went to Benjy's for my birthday at the recommendation of a friend. I love the trendy atmosphere and decor. Gus took great care of our party and was very patient with us. Thank you Gus! I really liked the variety on the menu. We...More

Thank KendraDawnRN
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went to this restaurant after he had an appointment at MD Anderson. It is only about 10 minutes from the Texas Medical Center area. I had the grilled salmon and it was fabulous. Lots of spices and vegetables made it unique...More

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed April 18, 2018

I seriously can tell that the food are delicious and the service is incredible. I made a decision to try braised short ribs and yes it was delightful. Sadly though, smoked salmon crostini was average. I probably be back again soon.

Thank Glen T
Reviewed April 14, 2018

I had not been to this restaurant in years. It is very conveniently located near numerous shops and offers ample parking, so when I thought to take my girlfriend to brunch it immediately came to mind—along with questions of why it has been years since...More

Thank Kaiser_D
Reviewed March 18, 2018

very good for vegan and other healthy options, and delicious--always full but gracious if not swift service as things are made from scratch and the menu is large. nice atmosphere, casual, nothing special but fun atmosphere-tables are crowded but acoustics good, comfortable seating--love to support...More

Thank gay e
Reviewed March 14, 2018

This maybe a great place for drinks and small plates but the food I've had is adverage at best and more expensive than the quality justifies. As for service being over sixty I felt I got far less attention than the many thirty somethings around...More

Thank jsthouston
Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

This place was truly out of the world. I was so happy with this choice inside the university area! I had the crusted chicken and it was truly truly THE BEST!

Thank Oshi5491
Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

I visited this restaurant for lunch with my friend and her boyfriend earlier this month. I had actually been there sometime last year for another friend's birthday brunch and forgot about it. I don't know why, but this restaurant doesn't do it for me. There...More

Thank Dizzle28
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2424 Dunstan Rd, Ste 125, Houston, TX 77005-2565
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-522-7602
  • E-mail
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