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Houston's Restaurant Review: Houston's is a traditional dining spot in a sprawling, perpetually evolving retail and business complex befitting of its Irvine address. The vibe is casual, yet still a bit romantic with its warm woods, rectangular leather banquettes, dim lighting and overall modern rustic ambience. The menu is rather brief, but it incorporates American steakhouse classics such as Caesar salad, burgers, a French dip sandwich and lots of juicy steaks, of course. They also have a few modern items sprinkled about on the menu, like the emerald kale and roasted chicken salad served with a peanut vinaigrette. A handful of sushi rolls is offered, as is a sashimi tuna salad. However, most come to Houston's for the aforementioned tender and flavorful steaks, such as the Hawaiian rib-eye, which is marinated for hours and then grilled. The wine list has good selections mostly from California's Sonoma and Napa Valleys, and the restaurant pours a decent array of craft beers.