You can't help but gape at the high ceilings and vast expanses of marble at Grand Lux Cafe. The lighting has a golden tone that makes everyone and everything look marvelous. And while the interior is extremely elegant, the dress code is very casual. If the food reminds you of the Cheesecake Factory, that's because it's more or less the same burgers, pastas, pizzas and desserts.
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Thursday, December 30, 2004 at 3 a.m. by Robb Walsh
The soaring facade of Grand Lux Cafe looks like the outside of one of those pseudo-Italian Las Vegas casinos. As you drive down Westheimer, an enormous painting inside plays peek-a-boo through three giant round windows mounted sever...