112 I.H. 45 North
Huntsville, TX 77320-3653
Phone: (936) 295-6401
Fax: (936) 291-6007
Bars & Cafes
This roadside treasure is no secret, so expect to wait for their delicious Southern food. Pork chops, chicken and dressing, heavenly cornbread and homemade scratch pies that will make you want to slap your mama. Open Monday - Friday 11am - 2pm. Closed Saturday and Sunday.
Southern Star Brewing has been open and serving Conroe and the Houston area since 2008. They began with just their signature Pine Belt Pale Ale but now they have expanded to also brewing up their Buried Hatchet Stout and Bombshell Blonde. In addition to their usual suspects, Southern Star also hosts a homebrewing competition, the Pro-Am, where the winning beer is produced on a large scale by the brewery. Saturday afternoon the brewery opens up for free tours so people can come learn a little about this craft brew, hang out and enjoy the goods from the brewery and the food trucks that come to provide sustenance to the masses.
Emulating the success of the renowned live music haunt Dosey Doe Cafe in The Woodlands, Dosey Doe Music Cafe is a top-notch concert space that comes with an added attraction of savoring exquisite Creole and Southern cuisine. This music cafe is open on all days and is host to acoustic performances on weekdays and well-known bands during the weekends, much to the delight of the music lovers. Past gigs hosted at the cafe include artists like Shy Blakeman, Bob Cheevers and Seth Candan. With a backdrop of excellent music, you can munch on tantalizing appetizers and sandwiches for brunch or savor the delicious beef burger for dinner. If you have a talent for singing and are looking for a stage to perform, then the open mic night at the cafe is just the perfect break you are looking for. Walk in here for a great time with your family and live music.
Perry's Steakhouse & Grille is well known for their signature steaks which are dry-aged in-house for at least 28 days and then caramelized with Perry's signature house spice blend. Originally a stand-alone butcher shop, the steakhouse has now spread to 8 different locations in the city. They have stand-alone butcher shops, steakhouse & grilles and wine lockers too. Perry's offers a casual dining experience in a decor that is upscale and contemporary. They offer private dining rooms that can hold more than 65 guests, an elegant jazz bar for live music, a sumptuous menu and an exquisite wine list. Some recommendations at Perry's: homemade Polish sausage, and tequila lime chicken salad, giant fried shrimp served with fries or filet mignon with vegetables.
Buca di Beppo is known for its delicious Italian meals. The food here is fresh and prepared using authentically Italian ingredients. The food is reasonably priced, and the portions are huge. The service is efficient, even if you are in a large group. Some of the favorites here are Buca Trio Platter, Stuffed Mushrooms, Prosciutto Stuffed Chicken and the Chicken Marsala.
Olive Garden serves up authentic Italian cuisine. Their signature breadsticks and one-of-a-kind menu make them an American icon. Standard Italian options like bruchetta, calamari, ravioli, and eggplant parmigiana line their lengthy menu. More exotic items like salmon, chicken dishes, and innovative pizzas are also available. For the calorie-counter, Olive Garden has a range of low fat and low carbohydrate options. Their bottomless salads ensure a well-balanced feast. Enjoy your meal with a bottle from their extensive wine list or one of their tropical island drinks. Finally, top it all off with a little something from their dessert menu- their cakes, custards, and ice creams are sure to win you over. Lunch and take out menus are available.
Dosey Doe Cafe is more than your regular coffee shop and doubles up as a music venue. This cafe offers the best of coffee, the beans are roasted right here and patrons can even watch that through the window. It also offers a full-fledged breakfast and dinner menu featuring dishes like Grilled Atlantic Salmon and Spicy Bowtie Pasta. However, highlight of this place is the concerts held here on a regular basis. Local, regional, renowned, amateur, every band gets a chance to play here in front of a receptive audience. With a capacity for 290 guests, it provides for an intimate concert experience and fans can get up, close and personal with artists. You can also rent the cafe for private events. For more details, check website.
Quiet and pretty with upscale decor and a popular patio, this classy restaurant is a special find for romantic couples. Relax and let the staff impress you with their extensive knowledge of vintage wines from the restaurant's private wine cellar. The Northern Italian menu is liberally sprinkled with grilled seafood choices. Definitely try the sizzling shrimp served with linguine and a spicy white wine sauce. Do not forget to save room for one of the creative desserts.
Spring meets Tuscany, that is exactly what one would feel if they stop by at the Crescent Moon Wine Bar. Offering a splendid setting, a relaxed ambiance and comfortable furniture to go with, this place is just majestic and classy. Guests can bask in the company of a well stocked bar, great cuisines and a very interesting selection of sparking wines. Add to this, there is also a spectacular lineup of musical performances by local talents. Call ahead or check the website for more information.
Birthday, anniversaries or dates, whatever the occasion, Christopher's World Grille is the place to celebrate in Bryan. The restaurant provides a fine dining experience, with top notch service and excellent food. The restaurant structure itself goes back as far as 1913 and the ambiance still maintains some of its charm from then. The menu largely features seafood and steaks, with the Texas Spoon Drop Crab Cake being a favorite. Some other recommendations include the Christopher’s House Filet which is served with the most delicious bearnaise sauce, and the Corleone Winter Chicken.
Enjoy an authentic Italian meal at Luigi's Patio Ristorante. The food here is prepared using fresh ingredients. The restaurant does have indoor seating, but if you have an option, choose to sit on the outdoor patio. Enjoy the ambiance and the live music. The service here is prompt and efficient. From the menu, the had tossed Napoletana pizza is delicious. Other items to order are Pollo Parmigiana allo Stile di Luigi, Scaloppini di Vitello al Marsala and the Frutti di Mare alla Fra’ Diavolo.
Start your day with their delicious breakfast selections. The menu includes meat kolaches, egg creations, fruit kolaches, and others. They also serve sandwiches for lunch. There are two additional locations.