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3995 Westheimer Rd, 3rd Floor, Houston, TX 77027-5005 (Drexel)
+1 713-640-5416
Today
11:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 10:30 - 14:30
Mon 17:00 - 22:00
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Istanbul, Turkey
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

Well...the website has pictures rhat would want to make you go to this restaurant..thats for sure.. however the food that is served is very average, over seasoned and the service is just as ordinary as a mediocre restaurant. There were constantly cutlery and plates being dropped all over the place. Our waitr was either new or very nervous.. he was... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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72 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

A companion and I dined at this establishment on 11/19. We had reservations and was seated upon arrival. The restaurant was absolutely beautiful. The waiter was very professional and polite. He took excellent care of us, ensuring that our water and wine glasses were always refreshed. The wine list is quite extensive. The waiter and manager were kind enough to... More 

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Houston, Texas
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171 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Up has good food and a wonderful atmosphere. The purée cauliflower, crisp brussel sprouts and artichoke hearts, and dessert macaroons were quite nice. It sits up over stores in Highland Village, and yet has an elegant elevator entrance. The tree line view of the lights and surrounding area is lovely. The service is personable and friendly. It is a terrific... More 

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houston, texas
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

Great brunch with brkfst, salads, sushi and hot items. Everything is fresh and you'll want to save room for the huge macaroons that are to die for.

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Thank luvntravl
Houston, Texas
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Chilean sea bass and lobster ravioli were fantastic. So much flavor and perfectly cooked. Great ambiance as always and excellent service. Creme brûlée has a little too much liqueur for my taste and I should have ordered another drink. Pom mojito was just ok. Other than those minor hiccups everything else was fantastic.

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Thank braqueon
Houston, Texas
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98 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

I've been here before and was really wowed. This time it was good but not great. I had the snapper and thought it was on the dry side yet cool so perhaps they didn't get the timing right. I was with a group of 7 people so maybe that was it but shouldn't be this the staff was good but... More 

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Houston, Texas, United States
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54 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

We brought our 13 year old daughter and 3 of her friends to Up for her birthday dinner. We wanted her to feel special... to have dinner at a "fancy" restaurant that didn't have a drive thru window. Up DID provide that. The atmosphere and ambiance is nice. The wait staff is knowledgeable, professional, and courteous. There's a great view... More 

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Thank Jeffmikers
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

We were able to secure this place on Father's Day to host our baby shower. Bethany took care of everything very professionally from day one of meeting to tasting and being there on the day of the event. Since it was on Sunday and they are only open for few hours we were able to have entire restaurant to our... More 

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Thank Traveling P
Geoff H, Manager at Up, responded to this review

I'm so glad you joined us for Father's Day! Thanks for reaching out. Now, we look forward to seeing you the next time you're in the area. All the best, Geoff, GM More 

Seymour, Connecticut
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47 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

You arrive at this place via elevator! he dining room is done modern and is very open. We enjoyed our meal very much despite the bad service we received. It became clear early on that our waiter was in a learning phase so he made plenty of mistakes. I'm sure he's over this by now and we'd go back next... More 

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Thank Rick C
Geoff H, Manager at Up, responded to this review

Rick, I'm so glad you enjoyed it! Thanks so much. And hey, if there's anything we can do to really give you a five-star experience, don't hesitate to let me know. All the best, Geoff, GM More 

Houston, Texas
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

I took my wife, daughter and wife's BFF to Up for a birthday celebration dinner. My wife was really hoping for reservations at one of the hot foodie spots in town, but there was no availability for reservations. On a bit of a flyer, I booked dinner at Up in Highland Village. We opted to valet, as parking can be... More 

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Thank douglhuth
Geoff H, Manager at Up, responded to this review

It's so great to read you were blown away with the sea bass, and I really appreciate you letting me know -- thanks so much! Now, I look forward to seeing you the next time you stop by. All the best, Geoff, GM More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, View, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 14:30
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3995 Westheimer Rd, 3rd Floor, Houston, TX 77027-5005
    (Drexel)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-640-5416

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?