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Lemon Tree Restaurant

12591 Whittington Dr, Houston, TX 77077-4849
+1 281-556-0690
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good50%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“lomo saltado” (5 reviews)
“ceviche” (10 reviews)
“rice” (7 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
Peruvian, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, South American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
12591 Whittington Dr, Houston, TX 77077-4849
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1 - 10 of 35 reviews

Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Delicious Ceviches !!! Very autentic Peruvian food. The place is informal and simple. The personal is very kind. You can order to go.

Thank TITA P
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Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Me encanta Lemon Tree Rest! Ceviche de pescado el mejor!!!! Y el nuevo anexo "bakery and pastries" very lovely and cozy place!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 14 June 2017

I have dined several times at Lemon Tree on Whittington in an ugly, old, strip center with parking problems, but it was always worth overlooking that for the delicious food and excellent service. We went late today, 2:30, and the hard-working, friendly waitress who could...More

Thank texastraveler92
Reviewed 12 November 2016

The night there, we were among three large parties filling the place and there was just 3 servers for over 80 covers. With the loud music making communication difficult the recipe was there for a total disaster.- which occurred. Waiting a long long time we...More

Thank Adrian D
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Nice but not exceptional restaurant good for a change from Tex-Mex. The Peruvian-style sandwiches are very good. The location is bright and cheerful.

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

It's all about the ceviche here. Sorry, but the Lomo saltado was watery, the rice was crunchy, the service is lacking in organization, but the double ceviche they serve in martini glasses is SO GOOD! They basically merge the Mexican cocktail (its sauciness specifically) the...More

Thank Safady
Reviewed 18 July 2016

I never had problems with this restaurant , the food is usually good. But on this day, we ordered yucas rellenas as an appetizer , when we got them, my daughters tried them and they were still frozen inside. They have to take it back...More

Thank Carmen S
Reviewed 12 April 2016

We love Peruvian food and this restaurant had nice plates. However, quality has been decreasing, waiting times upraising and smaller plates.

Thank servicereviewer87
Reviewed 17 February 2016

We were new to Houston and we love Peruvian food, so we decided to search for a Peruvian restaurant in the area. We found about 5 of them, but Lemon Tree Restaurant was our choice. We drove 40 minutes to get there but it was...More

Thank Rodolfo_Paneque
Reviewed 15 February 2016

The place looks really nice, good for families I guess, and the attention is good. The food is good although not the best Peruvian food you can eat. The Peruvian tamale and the chupe de camarones were good. The aji de gallina had a bit...More

Thank PandaMD
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12591 Whittington Dr, Houston, TX 77077-4849
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 281-556-0690
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