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Emporio Brazilian Cafe

$$ - $$$, Latin, Spanish
12288 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77077-6054
+1 281-293-7442
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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Brazilian, Latin, Spanish, South American
$$ - $$$
12288 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77077-6054
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

Atmosphere is family-oriented - no fancy décor (it doesn't need to be fancy0. The staff is extraordinarily nice, and the food is excellent. High on my list for my next trip to Houston.

Thank Oceansmith
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

The service was so bad that we walked out. We never got any water or food. They seated us at the table and then ignored us.

Thank Kenneth C
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Just love this place. It truly brings a little taste of Brazil to Houston. From the very typical warm pao de queijo (cheese) appetizers to the refreshingly cold guarana. Service is always with a smile & a jeitinho Brasilero. I love to order the deliciously...More

Thank mojomo
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

You'll love the foods mentioned above. Great deserts, my husband loves the beer and fruit drinks. The grilled salmon is always a good choice.

Thank Loves_Summer_Travel
Reviewed 3 December 2016

I don't know much about Brazilian food, so keep that in mind. My steaks were overcooked a bit, one was seasoned very well and amazing, the other was completely unseasoned. My friends enjoyed their food.

Thank Randall G
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Service was REALLY slow and food wasn't great. Maybe I was expecting a little too much but I wouldn't go back there.

Thank Tracy P
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

They have great food made by brazilians, which gives an authentic Brazilian flavor to their dishes. The waiters and the owner are very friendly and accommodating. I asked for a caipirinha which is a traditional Brazilian drink and the waiter asked me how I would...More

Thank Belstx
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

I love Brazilian food, not the big-meat-on-a-stick places, but the real stuff, what is served in Brazil at home. Just go to Emporio Brazilian Cafe, and you will not be disappointed. Awesome fish stew, great Fejioada, nice steak, that all in an unpretentious nice atmosphere.

Thank DutchTX
Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

Emporio never disappoints and it is a favorite restaurant among the Brazilian community. It is authentic and creates a relaxed and enjoyable atmosphere. They has recently changed chefs and in doing so made the food 10 times better. I recommend the skirt steak, and the...More

Thank HJDMunoz
Reviewed 21 May 2015

Love this place, Have been there with my big family a couple of times and everyone likes it. Live music makes the whole experience better.

Thank Basten05
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12288 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77077-6054
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 281-293-7442
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