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Taste of Texas Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings

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Menu

JUST FOR STARTERS‎
$11.95
Baked Brie
Brie baked in a light pastry with toasted pecans, apricot glaze, and brown sugar. Served with fresh fruit, and crackers.
$15.95
Jumbo Lump Crab Cake
Chef Tracey Hassett created this crab cake recipe starting with six ounces of jumbo lump crab blended with Parmesan, cheddar, and provolone cheeses. Served with remoulade sauce.
$13.95
Stuffed Mushroom Caps
Six large mushroom caps, stuffed with jumbo lump crab meat, and topped with melted Brie.
$15.95
Texas Quail Bites
Four skewers of grilled marinated quail wrapped in bacon and a thin slice of jalapeño. Served with stuffed jalapeños, spicy ranch dressing and Dr. Pepper® barbeque sauce.
$15.95
Shrimp Cocktail
Six jumbo cold boiled shrimp served with cocktail sauce,  lemon, and horseradish.
$11.95
Jalapeño Stuffed Shrimp
Four large fried shrimp, battered and stuffed with Monterey jack cheese,  and a slice of mild jalapeño. Served with a cilantro-tomatillo sauce.
$9.95
Spinach Artichoke Dip
A wonderful blend of spinach and artichoke with goat, provolone and Parmesan cheeses. Served with tortilla chips.
SALADS‎
$9.95
Caesar Salad
A‎ faithful rendition of the salad that has become a classic.
$9.95
Wedge Salad
Baby iceberg lettuce, chopped bacon, tomato and blue cheese dressing.
SALAD BAR‎
Help yourself to our amazing salad bar and hot breads baked daily in our kitchen. Choose from a wide assortment of the freshest fruits, vegetables and cheeses available to accompany your meal.
$11.95
Salad Bar as a Meal
$17.95
Salad Bar with Grilled Chicken
$15.95
Salad Bar with Soup
$15.95
Salad Bar with Any Side Order
SOUPS‎
$5.95
Baked Potato Soup
Hearty, rich and creamy. Topped with bacon, grated Cheddar cheese, and chives.
$5.95
Texas Onion Soup
Traditional onion soup in savory broth, topped with provolone and Parmesan cheeses.
$5.95
Tortilla Soup
Garnished with tortilla strips, grated cheddar and Monterey jack cheeses and our pico de gallo.
LOCAL FAVORITES‎
Add a Salad or Salad bar for $5.95.
$19.95
With Grilled Chicken $17.95
With four Grilled Shrimp $25.95
Grilled Tenderloin Salad
Fresh mixed greens tossed with grapefruit, avocado and cilantro vinaigrette. Topped with spicy candied almonds, grilled red onions, four ounces of Certified Angus Beef tenderloin and a medallion of fried blue cheese.
$25.95
Grilled Tuna or Salmon Salad
Your choice of fresh grilled tuna or salmon served on top of crisp romaine hearts and baby arugula. Garnished with pear, fried capers, roasted asparagus, toasted pine nuts, avocado, cannelloni beans and tarragon vinaigrette. Topped with onion strings.
$15.95
Grilled Chicken Sandwich
Herb-marinated boneless and skinless chicken breast, grilled to perfection. Served on a gourmet bun with provolone cheese, brown sugar bacon, honey mustard,  and steak fries.
$13.95
Gold Burger
A‎ juicy and flavorful Certified Angus Beef burger that is custom blended to our specifications and hand formed in house. Each half-pound burger is topped with Cheddar cheese, lettuce, tomato, and pickles and served on a gourmet toasted bun.
$15.95
French Dip Sliders
Slow roasted Strip Sirloin, thinly sliced on three slider sandwiches with melted gruyere cheese, topped with herb butter. Served with au jus, horseradish sauce and steak fries.
SIDE ORDERS‎
$4.95
Fresh Asparagus with Hollandaise
$4.95
Fresh Broccoli with Hollandaise
$4.95
Fresh Green Beans with Almonds and Bacon
$4.95
Brussels Sprouts with Bacon Jam
$4.95
Sautéed Fresh Spinach
$4.95
Baked Potato
$4.95
Baked Sweet Potato with Pecans
$4.95
Garlic Mashed Potatoes
$4.95
Steak Fries
$4.95
Sweet Potato Fries
STEAKS, PRIME RIB & SEAFOOD‎
Proudly serving only Certified Angus Beef for over 30 Years, the Finest Quality Steaks and Prime RIb! All of our steak, prime rib, and lobster dinners are served as a complete meal with a salad, homemade breads and a side order. We recommend having your steak flavored with our house-specialty lemon pepper seasoning, blue cheese butter, and/or sizzling in herb garlic butter on a hot platter.
Ribeye Steak by the Ounce
Cut to your own thickness. Come to the butcher shop and have your own juicy Certified Angus Beef ribeye steak cut as big as you like it. 16 oz. Minimum. $2.95 /Oz.
6 Oz. $41.95
10 Oz. $49.95
14 Oz. $59.95
Center Cut Filet
The most tender and delicious filet ever. Center cut and perfectly lean. Served with bearnaise sauce and bacon wrapped upon your request.
Filet Oscar
Complete‎ your filet with 2 ounces of jumbo lump crab and hollandaise sauce. Add $9.95
$59.95
Bone-In Filet
Fourteen ounce "bone-in" center cut filet. Aged on the bone for fullest flavor.
$49.95
New York Strip Sirloin
The steak lover's choice and our house specialty. Our 16 oz. Certified Angus Beef boneless strip sirloin is the finest steak money can buy.
$51.95
T-Bone Steak
Twenty ounces of the classic combination of filet and New York strip. Well-trimmed and aged "bone-in" for flavor and tenderness.
$57.95
Cowboy Steak
This 24 oz. "bone-in" ribeye steak brings you the famous rich flavor of ribeye enhanced with aging on the bone.
10 Oz. $39.95
14 Oz. $45.95
18 Oz. $49.95
24 Oz. $57.95
Slow Roasted Prime Rib
The ultimate prime rib. Juicy, tender, and full of flavor. Slowly roasted and served in natural au jus with red Hawaiian salt and horseradish sauce. Ask your server about availability.
$63.95
Porterhouse Steak
32 ounces of the king of steaks. Over one-and-a-half inches thick and fall-off-the-bone tender.
TO COMPLETE YOUR MEAL‎
You may complement any one of our famous Certified Angus Beef steaks or other entrées by adding.
$15.95
Jumbo Lump Crab Cake
$19.95
Steamed Lobster Tail
$11.95
Four Jalapeño Fried Shrimp
$13.95
Four Jumbo Grilled Shrimp
$7.95
Two Skewers of Quail
TEXAS SPECIALTIES‎
$29.95
Marinated Steak Skewer
A skewer of charbroiled beef tenderloin flavored with a spiced pineapple marinade. Served with mushroom wild rice, grilled vegetables and a trip to the salad bar.
$29.95
Grilled Tenderloin Medallions
Six ounces of grilled Certified Angus Beef tenderloin medallions served over bordelaise sauce and topped with fried onion strings. Served with fresh asparagus, a baked blue-cheese stuffed tomato and a trip to the salad bar.
$27.95
Texas Pecan Crusted Chicken
Pecan crusted chicken breast stuffed with a spinach and artichoke blend served over a lemon butter sauce. Accompanied by fresh green beans with bacon, wild rice and a trip to the salad bar.
$25.95
Herb Marinated Grilled Chicken
Boneless, skinless chicken breast, herb marinated and grilled. Served with raspberry sauce, grilled vegetables, sautéed spinach, and a trip to the salad bar.
$35.95
Grilled Tuna
Eight ounces of grilled tuna served with grilled pineapple pico de gallo, steamed broccoli, and a trip to the salad bar.
$29.95
Grilled Atlantic Salmon
A ten ounce fresh grilled salmon filet finished with whole grain mustard and honey vinaigrette. Served with garlic mashed potatoes, steamed broccoli, and a trip to the salad bar.
$29.95
Jumbo Grilled Shrimp
A half-dozen grilled jumbo shrimp. Served over wild rice with grilled vegetables, and a trip to the salad bar.
$27.95
Jalapeño Stuffed Shrimp
Six large fried shrimp battered and stuffed with Monterey Jack cheese and mild jalapeno. Served with a cilantro-tomatillo sauce, sweet potato fries and a trip to the salad bar.
$19.95
Grilled Vegetable Plate
A bounty of seasoned fresh grilled vegetables including portobello mushroom, asparagus, squash, red and yellow bell peppers. Served with quinoa pilaf and fried avocado on a cilantro-tomatillo sauce. Includes a trip to the salad bar.
PRICE RANGE
US$22 - US$60
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
American, Steakhouse
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

One of my favorite restaurants of all time! Amazing staff! Always packed and usually a wait during dinner service and especially on holidays and weekends! Food is always fresh and never have had any issues! Steaks are beautiful cuts of meat! Staff always welcomes us...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Elaina9189
Reviewed 6 days ago

Everything fresh and tasty. Delicious lobster tail and steak. Unbelievable salad bar with lots of fresh fruit, cheese and assortment of breads, rolls, etc. Looking forward to next visit!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank theperfect10
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My husband and I were given gift certificates for Christmas. From entry to exit, this place is a lesson in how to run a great restaurant. The service is excellent, the food perfectly prepared. My husband had the Cowboy steak while I had the filet....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank susantQ5521ZB
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Love their atmosphere and their service. They are always looking out for you and is always steps ahead, on taking care of you. Little things like the napkins and having certain utensils ready for us to use. And always asks and never assumes anything. Thanks...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jjlee816
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is the best restaurant total experience from service to food. The atmosphere is relaxing and the service is impeccable. Once you eat steak here you will be ruined and it will be hard to find a steak better anywhere else in Texas. We get...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Edith P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant continues to be the go to place for great steaks. Combine with a substantial salad bar, great desserts and world class wine list, you really can’t beat Taste of Texas. Be warned that wait time for dinner can be daunting especially during weekends...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Mario D
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place to go for lunch or dinner. The salad bar and bread is amazing. The steaks and sides are great as well. This is a great restaurant for groups. High end food but casual atmosphere. The prices are on the higher...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Lcmiller4u
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love this Restaurant! Great steaks cooked to your perfection and you can choose the steak you want. Great salad bar and bread!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank GPS2828
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

All the steaks are amazing, but go for the Porterhouse if you want a real treat. Nice wine list, as well.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Exploration769905
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took our office staff for a Christmas party and it was a wonderful experience. The service was excellent, even though the restaurant was completely full. The salad bar was fresh and crispy, the freshly made rolls and cornbread were warm and tasty, and the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank James B
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Aggie55_12
29 June 2018|
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Response from Edward P | Reviewed this property |
I see this as standard price at most nice restaurants. I also like a nice glass of wine with my meal and feel not just this place but many others overcharge for a glass of wine. This place does have wine flights which you... More
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Jacqulyne E
11 May 2018|
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You will see nice jeans being worn, but they do have a dress code. Basically, business casual and up to more formal from there.
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PAUL J
11 May 2018|
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Response from Edward P | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know this restaurant does not accept reservations. I would say this is the one con I have about the place because on weekends the wait can be over an hour depending on when you arrive. The wait is because they do... More
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