Escalante's

4053 Westheimer
Houston, TX 77027
713-623-4200

Details

  • Sun-Mon 11am-9:30pm, Tue-Thu 11am-10pm, Fri-Sat 11am-11pm
  • $$
  • Lunch, Dinner
  • Full bar
  • Catering, Delivery, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Takeout
  • Parking Lot Available
  • Reservations Recommended, Reservations Accepted
If they quell an urge to overgrill and oversalt, this handsome cafe could become an upscale Mexican staple. Appealing sopes (pizza-style wheels of cornmeal), mashed-on-the-spot guacamole, substantial quesos and rosemary-scented roast chicken are winners. A brooding mural and spiffy crowd add visual interest

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