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Steamboat House

8045 N Sam Houston Pkwy W, Houston, TX 77064-3456
+1 832-912-1845
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ribeye” (13 reviews)
“crab cakes” (13 reviews)
“seafood trio” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
8045 N Sam Houston Pkwy W, Houston, TX 77064-3456
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1 - 10 of 173 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Last night was our first time at the Steamboat House and it was amazing! Chris our waiter was excellent and everything he recommended was great. Best pecan pie we’ve ever had, steaks were perfect and the crab cakes are wonderful!! We will definitely be going...More

Thank vfried40
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The steaks and service at this restaurant are always great although the prices are not cheap. Eddie was our waiter and did an excellent job with his service

Thank sylvial993
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

I did not want to have steak tonight so the sea bass was a pleasant surprise. This is a non chain, “one off” restaurant that doesn’t do coupons or discounts so it is not as busy as some others. It was a great find, and...More

Thank joe c
senief2014, Owner at Steamboat House, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

Thank you for dining with us and sharing your wonderful experience. We take great pride in providing excellence in all that we do.

Reviewed 23 February 2018

This is my favorite restaurant, it is like a Texas-History museum, great steaks, but overall outstanding service. Great Job Eddie!!!

Thank sjspecial
senief2014, Owner at Steamboat House, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

We appreciate your business and rave review! Thank you!

Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Celebrated family birthday for my nephew. I know my dining experiences in Houston area and this is just an average steak house. I wouldn't come back again. Even the side dishes were mediocre. And the Creme Brulee was below par. For great steaks, go to...More

Thank Dianablueskies
senief2014, Owner at Steamboat House, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2018

We regret you did not have a wonderful experience dining with us. We always take great pride in providing excellence in service, food and ambience and regret we fell short of your well-deserved expectations. We will use your comments to make adjustments and/or changes as...More

Reviewed 22 January 2018

If you are in the market for a great steak with terrific service, then you need to make the trip to Steamboat House. The food is top drawer. The surroundings can take hours to take in. The owner has done a wonderful job of combining...More

Thank Jim K
senief2014, Owner at Steamboat House, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2018

Thank you for your wonderful review and sharing your experience with others. We are proud to be able to display and share Texas history with everyone. Look forward to your return as we continually strive to provide excellent service, food, and ambiance.

Reviewed 3 January 2018

If 3.5 stars had been an option, that would have been the rating given. Food and service were good but I was expecting more based upon everything I had heard about the restaurant. One negative was that they were out of prime rib on a...More

Thank Barry and Kris H
senief2014, Owner at Steamboat House, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2018

Thank you for dining with us. I regret we fell short of your well-deserved expectations. You are correct, we should not have been out of prime rib at 7:00 on a Saturday night; We will find out why this happened and take every action to...More

Reviewed 24 December 2017

This is probably the quintessential Texas Steakhouse and how better to serve Texas food than in a museum dedicated to Sam Houston? The decor is lovely and let's not kid ourselves, that makes a big difference in the pleasure taken from a meal. Still you...More

Thank G8683VWwendys
senief2014, Owner at Steamboat House, responded to this reviewResponded 26 December 2017

Thank you for dining with us at Steamboat House and sharing with others. We always appreciate and welcome response from our guests and take great pride in providing excellent food, ambiance, and service at all times. Each comment is taken seriously and used to make...More

Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

The exterior does not scream high end steakhouse nor does it look like a museum. Don’t be fooled, the food and the service are top notch and will rival any high end restaurant. As an added bonus the interior is filled with documents, photos, paintings...More

Thank Cachims
senief2014, Owner at Steamboat House, responded to this reviewResponded 26 December 2017

We appreciate your dining with us and sharing your wonderful experience. Thank you.

Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

We had a customer appreciation luncheon. The food was outstanding. I had the 12 oz. rib eye. It was so tender and delicious. It melted in your mouth. The dessert of pudding cake was the best. I would definitely return.

Thank AllenFamily8
senief2014, Owner at Steamboat House, responded to this reviewResponded 26 December 2017

Thank you! We are delighted you enjoyed your steak at Steamboat House.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$69
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8045 N Sam Houston Pkwy W, Houston, TX 77064-3456
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 832-912-1845
  • E-mail
Description
The Steamboat House is a steakhouse with a Texas history flair. Its large dining room is decorated with burgundy walls, flags and historical artwork. The restaurant hosts an intimate bar with a bust of Sam Houston and other Texas artwork. In addition to the main dining room and bar, guests are invited to reserve the unique Log Cabin room, which has become a popular spot for rehearsal dinners, wedding receptions, Christmas parties, anniversary parties and more. Steamboat House offers different menus for lunch, dinner and children’s menu. Popular lunch meal choices include chicken tender salad, Republic pot roast sandwich and tenderloin tips. The extensive dinner menu includes the best of prime and choice steaks, bison steaks, seafood including delicious crab cakes and more. The owner of the Steamboat House, Charlie Fogarty, visits with guests to inform and entertain people of all ages about the Republic of Texas History.
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