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The Egg & I

) #407 of 7,285 Restaurants in Houston $$ - $$$ American
21143 State Highway 249, SH 249 & Louetta, Houston, TX 77070-1669
+1 832-717-7781
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
21143 State Highway 249, SH 249 & Louetta, Houston, TX 77070-1669
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1 - 10 of 46 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

I wondered why this place was always packed on the weekend. Since going, I still wonder! We went early for breakfast one morning, waited at the front door forever for someone to acknowledge us and seat us. There were others in the restaurant all seated...More

Thank Patti T
Reviewed 1 week ago

In stark contrast to a competing establishment a couple of weeks ago, this was a wonderful surprise. Attractive menu, knowledgeable staff, and a systematic approach to service which brought hot, fresh meals to our table in quick time, despite it being the after-church hour on...More

Thank JaimeMurcielago
Shay B, Guest Relations Manager at The Egg & I, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow! This was so awesome to read! Thank you so much for taking the time to share!! We are thrilled to hear it. We hope to see you again very soon!!!

Reviewed 21 June 2017

I love this place it's not too far from me I always order the same thing every time I go. I get the blueberry pancakes whole wheat, with bacon and eggs it's about $10! So satisfying and filling. You'll be stuffed for the entire day....More

Thank jazzyashanti
Shay B, Guest Relations Manager at The Egg & I, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2017

Thanks so much for taking the time to share! This was amazing to read. We look forward to seeing you next time!!!

Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a quick breakfast at this locally owned establishment. The menu is a little lacking in healthy options, but our food was very good. The staff was efficient and got us in and out of there on the timeframe we communicated to them. Overall,...More

Thank Jen A
Shay B, Guest Relations Manager at The Egg & I, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2017

That's great to hear!! Thank you, Jen!! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 25 May 2017

IT was difficult to choose what to eat, there was too much great sounding food. We were there with family and the little ones were really taken care of. The breakfast was delicious, a little big in some cases but most of us cleared our...More

Thank Linda W
Shay B, Guest Relations Manager at The Egg & I, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2017

That is so great to hear!! Thank you so much! We will see you again soon, Linda!

Reviewed 29 October 2016

I go to the Egg and I occasionally and enjoy their Corned Beef Hash topped with Eggs any style. They do a good job with this They have lots of interesting menu selections though and I feel you will be satisfied with their offerings. The...More

Thank Phil P
Egg P, Guest Relations Manager at The Egg & I, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2016

Thanks so much, Phil! We're happy to hear that you enjoy our Corned Beef Hash and that you always have a great experience with us. We can't wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed 19 October 2016

It had been a while since we had breakfast here and noticed several changes since last time. First of all there is mostly all new help and the place is not as spic and span as it used to be. The carpet is not vacumed...More

Thank TXVicky
Egg P, Guest Relations Manager at The Egg & I, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2016

Thank you for your recent visit and for this feedback. We are very sorry that had a poor experience with us and that you received slow service as well during your visit. We take our food and service very seriously so it is upsetting to...More

Reviewed 9 October 2016

Several of my group at the YMCA frequent this place for lunch after water aerobics. The food is a little different but wonderful! Many great soups and sandwiches and drinks. It is very clean an decorated so sweetly. The wait staff are friendly and helpful.

Thank Jean T
Egg P, Guest Relations Manager at The Egg & I, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2016

Thanks for stopping by, Jean! We're happy to hear you love our lunch options and that the staff is always helpful and friendly as well. We can't wit to see you again soon!

Reviewed 27 August 2016

I came in expecting to eat breakfast but once I saw their menu, I simply couldn't decide. The breakfast burritto looked amazing, eggs benedict is always a favorite, and several other options looked equally tempting. That's when I saw it! Turkey on grilled sourdough with...More

Thank Eileen T
Egg P, Guest Relations Manager at The Egg & I, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2016

Thanks for giving us a try, Eileen! We're happy to hear that you enjoyed the variety our menu has to offer and ended up loving your sandwich. We can't wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Frequent eater here. Food is good but sometimes they get it wrong and that means it's time for me to give it break. Overall good food, especially the Wisconsin scrambled eggs and decent prices. Oh that berry French toast summer special should be a regular.More

Thank Donna B
Egg P, Guest Relations Manager at The Egg & I, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2016

Thank you for your recent visit and for this feedback, Donna. We are happy to hear you enjoy our food but are sorry that your meals are incorrect sometimes on your visits with us. We take our food and service very seriously so it is...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 14:30
Monday
06:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 14:00
Thursday
06:00 - 14:00
Friday
06:00 - 14:00
Saturday
07:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21143 State Highway 249, SH 249 & Louetta, Houston, TX 77070-1669
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 832-717-7781
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