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Sparrow Bar + Cookshop

3701 Travis St, Houston, TX 77002-9505
+1 713-524-6922
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good25%
  • Average20%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
12 Mar 2016
“Good food, nice location for the continental club”
6 Jan 2016
“Excellent food and service!”
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3701 Travis St, Houston, TX 77002-9505
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Reviewed March 12, 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for the parking as we were gong to the continental club on main st. We were hungry and decided to try it. Nice place. The menu was very interesting, we stated with "a date with a pig" a bacon wrapped date stuffed...More

Thank robert77546
Reviewed January 6, 2016

Two couples went to Sparrow to celebrate my husband's birthday. We all ordered different items, but all the food was fresh and delicious. The service was excellent as well. We would go back!

1  Thank JanMBGM
Reviewed November 24, 2015

Just had dinner at Sparrow. It was fantastic. The current menu has a coffee rubbed shrimp dish that is out of this world. It was served with corn grits and greens and they were also quite good. My friend and I shared the small bites...More

1  Thank mepetrie1
Reviewed November 23, 2015

It's down at the end of Travis towards and I understand that it is in a transitional neighborhood, but this is near Damien's and Brenham's. I had the redfish which was very good. Friend had scallops which he liked a lot. Wives had the coffee...More

Thank Doug P
Reviewed November 14, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I met another couple for dinner while visiting Houston. They suggested Sparrow and we are glad they did. The service was attentive and pleasant. We took the server's suggestions for small bites, appetizers, entrées and dessert. He did not steer us wrong...More

Thank DEpping
Reviewed November 9, 2015

Came for dinner with friends, and we were all impressed with the wine selections. Cocktail menu was average. The food on the menu was an upscale version of comfort food - the fries, chicken, and mac & cheese were the crowd favorites by far. Service...More

Thank Margers
Reviewed October 26, 2015

Firstly, I struggled to find the place, and I did not feel safe driving around looking for it. A friend had selected this and she was waxing lyrical about it but I think we were all a bit disappointed. The service was not good, there...More

Thank Angharad J
Reviewed October 14, 2015

First return visit in nearly a year - and what a decline :( The service was very slow and lackluster. There were only about ten wines to choose from "because we had a big party on Saturday"! The appetizers we ordered - when they finally...More

Thank Jeanette B
Reviewed August 22, 2015 via mobile

My sister's and I went here for a happy hour last week. Happy hour! I got 1 drink and 2 appetizers for $35. I will still starving when I left. The food was good, but not filling. If I spend $35 on food and ONE...More

Thank Shawna M
Reviewed June 21, 2015

While there is a nice patio and free valet, the bar couldn't handle a small crowd with many people having trouble getting drinks and the appetizers were exceptionally expensive such as a single stuffed date wrapped in bacon for $4.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Open Hours
2:00 p.m. - 11:59 p.m.
2:00 p.m. - 11:59 p.m.
2:00 p.m. - 11:59 p.m.
2:00 p.m. - 11:59 p.m.
2:00 p.m. - 11:59 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3701 Travis St, Houston, TX 77002-9505
  • Public Transportation: HCC/Ensemble Light Rail Stop
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-524-6922
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