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Location: 315 W. 19th Street, Houston, TX
Cricket's Creamery & Caffe offers breakfast all day; sandwiches, salads, and soups made with fresh, quality ingredients; a full slate of coffee and espresso drinks; baked goods; and ice crea...
Location: 1928 Bissonnet Street, Houston, TX
Picnic is a bakery/cafe that offers freshly baked breads and treats, along with sandwiches, soups, and salads. Items can be packed to-go as picnic box lunches (the kids' option is presen...
Location: 2327 South Post Oak Boulevard, Houston, TX
East Coast transplants feel right at home at Kenny & Ziggy's, a New York-style deli with great food for everyone. Instead of the customary basket of bread, diners are presented a bowl of pickle...
Location: 3801 Farnham Street, Houston, TX
Houston landmark 59 Diner is a retro-50s diner, complete with jukeboxes and plenty of neon. The menu features classic diner food such as burgers, blue plate specials, and soda fountain specialt...
Location: 3816 Farnham Street, Houston, TX
A funky ice cream joint out of Austin, Amy's Ice Creams serves high-quality, slab-style ice cream with a variety of "crush'ns" available to mix in. The shop has table seating and high chairs.
Location: 18355 Tomball Parkway, Houston, TX
The winner of our 2008 Parents' Picks quest to find the best indoor playspace for teens in Houston, iT'Z offers a pizza-and-pasta buffet, a huge arcade, rollercoaster rides for te...
Location: 4080 Bissonnet Street, Houston, TX
Buffalo Grille is locally famous for its pancakes, which are big as the plates themselves. Breakfast is served anytime, and the menu also features burgers, pork chops, sandwiches, homemade chil...
Location: 3239 Southwest Freeway (Highway 59), Houston, TX
The chef is the show at Tokyohana. Seats are arranged around table-sized hibachis, where chefs joke and perform culinary wonders with knives and spatulas before your eyes - even involving th...
Location: 3745 Greenbriar Street, Houston, TX
Everyone knows that everything's bigger in Texas, and Freebirds World Burrito fits right in. Originally introduced in Santa Barbara, California, in 1987, Freebirds moved its headquarters...
Location: 2515 River Oaks Boulevard, Houston, TX
Patisserie Thierry Andre Tellier Cafe & Pastry Shop might be a mouthful of a name, but that can get your jaw muscles loose for some delicious pastries - with many different kinds baked f...
Location: 3310 S. Shepherd Drive, Houston, TX
The name just about says it all at Sugarbaby's Cupcake Boutique. The specialty bakery sells about a dozen different flavors of scrumptious homemade cupcakes, as well as gifts, coffee, an...
Location: 9595 Six Pines Drive, Spring, TX
Johnny Rockets' national chain of burger joints is a great dining choice for kids. The tabletop juke boxes play a tune for a nickel (with kid-friendly music that won't make you wa...