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Peli Peli Galleria

5085 Westheimer Rd, B2515, Houston, TX 77056-5673
+1 281-257-9500
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (32 reviews)
“bobotie” (98 reviews)
“kingklip” (18 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, African, Bar, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
5085 Westheimer Rd, B2515, Houston, TX 77056-5673
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband and I finally decided to try out this restaurant and we're so happy we did! The service was fantastic. Mike was our waiter and the manager had stopped by our table and we chatted about our upcoming trip to South Africa and she...More

Thank p13marina
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I’ve lived in Houston for a year and a half now and Peli Peli is definitely in my top 5 of my fav places to eat ! South African Cuisine !! Definitely a must have if you’re eating at the Galleria ! Forget chipotle and...More

Thank EashWard
Reviewed 1 week ago

Shockingly BAD Firstly it's wine list comprises 7 wines in TOTAL. RED AND WHITE!! South Africa is famed for its wine, so you'd think the owner / chef who Is or claims to be South African would show case the fabulous wine from his home...More

Thank jdd821
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A group of us had lunch and everyones food was good. We had a good time. They made a strong Sangria for us which of course added to the fun.

Thank TravelerC55
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed this eatery so much I went back the next night. The Bobotie appetizer was exceptional as were the Samosa’s. For an entree the Kingklip was to die for. TheGreat Karoo Lamb Chops were good, but I prefer a less fatty New Zealand rack...More

Thank Rutman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came to Peli Peli for the first time on a recommendation and was not disappointed. This South African cuisine restaurant has a modern ambiance, great service and the food was excellent. I had the Chilean Sea bass which was very fresh, moist and just the...More

Thank Luis M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our dinners were phenomenal. The blend of flavors was fantastic. It was 1/2 off wine for the evening---can't go wrong there. Even something you might think would be basic wasn't---for example their cole slaw was a different mix with great dressing. Service was very good....More

Thank andi-editor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Peli Peli offers a nice menu in a fun and relaxing setting. The menu provides enough variety to provide something for everyone. The portions were plentiful and food was tasty. The service was fine. Reservations are recommended.

Thank Delnor N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place was our choice for the Valentine's Day dinner. This South African eatery is tucked away inside the Galleria Mall. We sat at the bar for a bit & I had a South African mojito, a smoother version of the usual mojito with a...More

Thank PrinksSS
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Try the Sampler appetizer for a starter. Gives you a little taste of South Africa. The lamb chops were great and the mango slaw and brussel sprouts were wonderful sides. To finish it off don't miss the Sticky Toffee Pudding. Good job and very attentive...More

Thank hdhatp
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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
13 February 2017|
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Response from PeliManagement | Property representative |
Hi Lee! I am terribly sorry that you were not treated in the right manner at our restaurant. Can you let me know what happened? Would like to make sure that never happens again and would like to see what we can do to give... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$65
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Groups, 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
  • E-mail
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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