13 "Date Night" restaurants in Houston.
Anvil Bar & Refuge is one of the best bars in the city, with a long list of cocktails, knowledgeable bartenders, and a Captain’s List of rare spirits.
Nancy’s Hustle is a wine bar in East Downtown, where you should get drinks and a light bite, like their Nancy Cakes with caviar.
Theodore Rex is a downtown spot with a frequently changing menu where you can bring a date or a group to order the whole menu.
Xochi is a Oaxacan spot in the Marriott Marquis hotel downtown, with mezcal cocktails, fresh masa, and a mole sampler that should be on your table.
Tongue-Cut Sparrow is a small Downtown cocktail bar where you should go when you don't want to have to fight or yell to get a drink.
Julep is where to go on Washington Ave. for good cocktails and fancy bar food without the dress code or bouncers of nearby spots.
Cafe TH in East Downtown serves all of the Vietnamese classics, along with lots of vegetarian and vegan options.
Dolce Vita is a great date-spot in Montrose that serves pizza, pasta, and lots of Italian wine.
Kate Robata is where to go in Upper Kirby for sushi sourced from the Gulf, along with a variety of ramen and soba.
State of Grace is where to go in River Oaks for oysters, wine, and elevated hill country classics.
Cuchara in Midtown is where to go for really good Mexican brunch food and a great patio.