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218 Travis St, Historic Market Square, Houston, TX 77002-1717
+1 713-225-8079
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (40 reviews)
“smoked duck” (7 reviews)
“burger” (21 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
218 Travis St, Historic Market Square, Houston, TX 77002-1717
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Reviewed yesterday

Stopped here with a group of friend early on a Saturday afternoon. Really liked the mix of new and old in this structure that was saved from demo following a fire a long time ago. I had fired quail and grits that were quite tasty....More

Thank Olineman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A girlfriend of mine and I were looking for a nice swanky place to have dinner Sunday night and ended up at Hearsay...the place looks amazing and has a great ambiance. The location is super easy to get to and easy to get out of...More

Thank P2920QErubens
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a small and popular place with valet parking. There is some outside seating on the sidewalk. The inside is crowded but we fortunately got a corner table so it was comfortable. We split a seared tuna appetizer- the tuna was incredible. It was...More

Thank Jen78703
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent restaurant with great atmosphere and food. I recommend to anyone in the area. There was a little wait, but was worth it. Service was exceptional. Thank you Hearsay.

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went on a recommendation. Luckily we were only two and had available seating outside. Asked Kat for recommendation and straight out was the “short ribs - best anywhere around”. Then asked the locals eating next to me and they said the “short ribs”. Of course...More

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Hearsay is a rather large but cozy restaurant. The atmosphere is perfect for a late evening dinner. The deviled eggs were so delicious. I got the steak salad and the steak was chewy and unflavored but that is the only unpleasant part of our experience.

Thank bluechills
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Stopped in and split a yummy spinach salad with my hubby. He enjoyed the beer, I the Bloody Mary. Nice place nice people.

Thank lorit5
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Some of the best brunch I've ever had in my life stop by on a Sunday and get the chicken and waffles or the New York strip and eggs. Wow I mean wow what a meal. You may want to make reservations because it can...More

Thank Scott S
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere was great with live music. The food was very tasty and the drinks were good but small. The waitress was very good, friendly with a large group. Would definitely recommend it if you want food and live entertainment.

Thank Alex L
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Fabulous atmosphere in this old high ceiling cozy dark bar atmosphere. Our waiter was great and prices were reasonable. The crab & crawfish covered snapper had no crawfish or crab on it. There was a sauce. The Kale brussel sprout salad was made of spinich...More

Thank Kevin S
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Questions & Answers
Guy O
29 November 2017|
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Response from rodkpage | Reviewed this property |
Good question but No no, this not a kids place. A nice bar and restaurant, perhaps older children? Rod New Zealand
Ashley W
26 August 2017|
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Response from rodkpage | Reviewed this property |
Up stairs is the place to go and arrange a booking first prior.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 218 Travis St, Historic Market Square, Houston, TX 77002-1717
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-225-8079
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