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Raven Grill

1916 Bissonnet St, Houston, TX 77005-1645
+1 713-521-2027
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“fried oysters” (7 reviews)
“blue corn” (3 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1916 Bissonnet St, Houston, TX 77005-1645
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Reviewed 20 November 2015

We stopped here for lunch recently. My impression was it was nothing special, food was average and restrooms were dirty. The location is the only thing that makes this restaurant special. It had the pot roast in a large bowl. However, the chunks of meat...More

Thank dkroon99
Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

Nothing special about the restaurant but food is good and service is also good. The steak is really expensive but apart from this prices are reasonable for that area.

Thank GabrielCotrim
Reviewed 15 October 2015

I like the location of this spot, it's close to home, but the restaurant is a bit dirty. They sat us at a table that the paper was dirty, So we moved on our own to the next one. My husband had to sweep off...More

Thank patriziphoto
Reviewed 30 September 2015

This is one of our default restaurants for a consistently delicious meals, great service, reasonable prices (for outstanding quality), and cozy ambiance. There's a wide selection of Houston staples ranging from Tex-Mex to Gulf seafood and American classics. There's something for everyone, even for our...More

Thank Maria G
Reviewed 27 August 2015

Dinner here is consistently delicious. The service is great and there is a nice wine list. We had both the fried oysters and the jalapeño shrimp for appetizers. The jalapeño shrimp were outstanding. In contrast the oysters paled and were just ok. The better entree...More

Thank Coco M
Reviewed 19 June 2015

I had dinner there (twice) last week while at a conference. The food was excellent. They certainly had the best vegetarian platter I have ever had.

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 19 June 2015

Although we were stuck at the Raven for dinner unexpectedly during one of Houston's sudden torrential rain showers recently, this establishment produced a great meal, with very attentive service (despite being understaffed due to the flood conditions), seamlessly. We were very grateful for the fine...More

Thank Steven G
Reviewed 3 June 2015

Ate lunch on a Wednesday around 1:30 and place was about 1/3 full. We ordered two entrees - salad with grilled salmon and grilled chicken sandwich. The portion of both meals was substantial and my friend enjoyed the salmon a lot but I felt that...More

Thank 4NY2VA
Reviewed 13 May 2015

Came here for lunch for the third time. Had the sweet potato and spinach enchiladas. Lunch partner had the shrimp etouffee. We shared the appetizer of jalapeno shrimp. We liked everything and look forward to going back to try other items. Our service was good...More

Thank houstonnative47
Reviewed 14 April 2015

....so I hate to rate them just average. Maybe it was what we ordered - I had a hamburger and fries and my husband had the shrimp etouffee . The dishes were good, but nothing fabulous. My fries were limp, the burger tasty. The others...More

Thank realst8ace
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.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. - 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: 1916 Bissonnet St, Houston, TX 77005-1645
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > University Place
  • Neighbourhood: University Place
  • Phone Number: +1 713-521-2027
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