Umai Japanese Restaurant - Closed
Houston, TX 77036
- Sun, Tue-Sat 11am-9pm
- Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Takeout
- Dinner, Lunch
- Full bar
- Parking Lot Available
- Reservations Not Accepted
Get the Things to Do Newsletter
Sign up for our weekly guide to events in Houston, and never be bored again. With suggestions for every day of the week, our recommendations will keep you busy on any budget.
Related Stories (7)
100 Favorite Dishes: No. 64, Miso Ramen at Umai
July 21 at 4 p.m. by Katharine Shilcutt
This year leading up to our annual Best of Houston issue, we're counting down our 100 favorite dishes in Houston. This list comprises our favorite dishes from the last year, dishes that are essential to Houston's cultural la...
The Top Ten New Restaurants of 2010
January 5 at 3 a.m. by Katharine Shilcutt
Houston has been fertile ground for innovative and passionate restaurateurs this year, making the selection of only ten restaurants out of the many that have opened in the past 12 months a truly difficult task. All ten restaurants w...
Umami at Umai
October 6 at 2:30 p.m. by Katharine Shilcutt
Umai Japanese Restaurant (8400 Bellaire) may be located along Bellaire Boulevard, but the restaurant is mostly removed from the hurly-burly tumble and flow of Chinatown, being closer to Sharpstown instead of the epicenter of all thi...
October 6 at 4 a.m. by Katharine Shilcutt
Take a look behind the scenes at Umai's kitchen in our slideshow. A bowl of ramen — its thick, almost nutty broth steaming up from the table — sat in front of me at Umai Japanese Restaurant on my first visit. There aren'...