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Peli Peli Galleria

5085 Westheimer Rd, B2515, Houston, TX 77056-5673
+1 281-257-9500
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Seafood, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
5085 Westheimer Rd, B2515, Houston, TX 77056-5673
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My friend and I chose to dine here for dinner while visiting the Galleria in Houston while in town for a conference. It was the first time for both of us to eat South African food. It was difficult to decide what to eat, because...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There is so much that could be said here but suffice it to say the food was excellent. Sampler appetizer provides a great way to experience the style of this chef. Followed with wings and then the speciality beef. Service great ad the main dining...More

Thank Charles V
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had mixed reviews for Peli Peli, but we were unfamiliar with South African cuisine, so we dove right in. It was amazing. I had the curry chicken. I enjoyed the fact that the dish came with multiple sides of onion, chutney, cilantro, and rice....More

Thank assessmenttraini2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

In the Galleria it is very difficult to stand out. This place has an awesome food (i had medallions and curry chicken) for lunch. Great service. Not cheap.

Thank Dmitry S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you knew me, you would be in shock. Im a traditional meat and potatoes kinda gal. I wanted to be adventurous. Im so glad i did. The food was hands down the most flavorful meal i have ever had. To start with we had...More

Thank shantelkent
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

So, we visited Texas and it was my first time. My old BFF lives there now. We decided to talk about life while having dinner. So, my BFF took me and hubby at Peli Peli in Katy. I didn't expect a truly high end atmosphere...More

Thank cynch72
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

I’ve been wanting to come here for a while, as I stay in the area, and finally came here for lunch. I was a little hesitant, as it’s in the middle of the mall, not even off to the side. However, they take you to...More

Thank TheDude1974
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Peli Peli purports to be a South African fusion restaurant which I take to mean they have messed with what should be very exciting food. I had the chicken wings and the steak on a skewer Chicken wings were meaty and well cooked but the...More

Thank ACL1473
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

I had lunch there today in the bar area which was certainly simple in its layout. The menu provides a range of options much of which are said to be on the South African style. My guest had a simple choice which included sausages whilst...More

Thank christopher h
Reviewed 30 August 2018

We dined at Peli Peli a few weeks ago during HRW. Despite being the restaurant being very busy, our waitress took the time to explain the menu to us. For appetizers we had the bobotie and chicken sosatie. Of the two, we both preferred the...More

Thank AlejoHouston
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Angela L
29 July 2018|
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Response from Missleyley89 | Reviewed this property |
No. But it may be food if you did make them so you are not waiting for a long time.
8 August 2017|
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Response from lmchimere | Reviewed this property |
There are vegetarian options but they are uninterestingly limited in my opinion.
20 July 2017|
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Response from PeliManagement | Property representative |
Not only are our cocktails, beer and glasses of wine half-off during happy hour, but we have really good food on the HH as well! $7 - 1 skewer of sosaties, bacon wrapped chicken, mac n cheese bites, shrimp cocktail... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$44
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Private Dining, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 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: 5085 Westheimer Rd, B2515, Houston, TX 77056-5673
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 281-257-9500
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Peli Peli is South African flavors, Southern Hospitality. Featuring steak, chicken and seafood by South African Chef Paul Friedman, Peli Peli is currently one of the top rated restaurants in Houston and has become the perfect setting for special occasion dining.
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