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Mai's Restaurant

3403 Milam St, Houston, TX 77002-9531
+1 713-520-7684
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good29%
  • Average21%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“pho” (15 reviews)
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Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
3403 Milam St, Houston, TX 77002-9531
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An institution, that happens to double as THE standard when it comes to Thai food in Houston! Listen, dont ask me what is good, cause I can never order anything but the Garlic Chicken EVERYTIME I go! And I have been going to Mai's both...More

Thank 730kevynw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As a lover of pho I'm always on the lookout for good pho options and as a perennial night owl I need my pho spots to be open late....that being said I found Mai's to totally satisfy my needs. The pho portion was perfect,they gladly...More

Thank ARodriguezP
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

We absolutely love this place. We’ve taken family, friends, had a few business meetings here and have no complaints. The customer service is great. The crowd hasn’t been unpleasant since we started attending this spot. We visited before the fire and saw changes made but...More

Thank Terri J
Reviewed 8 March 2018

Great place to go and they open late so it's perfect to go to after a night of drinking. Excellent selection of food and great customer service

Thank Timothy K
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Nice place with fast and friendly service. Free parking. Good food. Definitely will be back. Order Vietnamese eggrolls & salt & spicy squid, which wasn't very spicy.

Thank Natusik_K
Reviewed 22 January 2018

I used to go to Mai's often, before the fire and rebuild. I've tried it a few times since, including last week. What a major disappointment. Prices have increased significantly, which is fine if the food and service improve correspondingly. We ordered an old favorite-grilled...More

Thank Lana G
Reviewed 15 December 2017

I've always eaten here after leaving a party or the club. So I'm always tipsy or drunk lol, so everything pretty much tastes good. It gets really packed by 2am. The wait time is about 30-45 mins (alot of club goers come at this time...More

Thank princessmimij
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Came here for the first time and the pork fried rice was great everything was fresh the pork egg rolls are really good . Place was nice and clean very fast service.

Thank Yani W
Reviewed 5 November 2017

I entered Mai’s just after a large event downtown and the wait from others in the entrance was said to be 20 minutes so I opted for one of the barstools when one came available. The bartender wiped my portion of counter top with a...More

Reviewed 6 October 2017

I have been coming here since about 1988. It doesn't have the same ambiance since the fire of many years ago, but the food is every bit as good as ever. Truly authentic, unbelievably fresh and well prepared Vietnamese. Meat, seafood and vegetables on crispy...More

Thank dmartin102017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$29 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 4:00 AM
11:00 AM - 4:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3403 Milam St, Houston, TX 77002-9531
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 713-520-7684
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Mai’s Restaurant was established in 1978. Over the past three decades, we have had the honor to serve the Houston community with our precious family recipes. Mai's Restaurant is committed to providing our patrons with a truly authentic and delicious Vietnamese dining experience. Our goal is to deliver excellence and consistency in product, service, and hospitality. We measure our success by the loyalty of our patrons and staff.
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