Rainbow Lodge Mark Schmidt

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Rainbow Lodge

2011 Ella Blvd. (E. TC Jester Blvd.) Send to Phone
713-861-8666 | Menu
A romantic, earthy lodge serving upscale wild game complemented by remarkable wines.


Lunch Tues.-Fri., Dinner Tues.-Sun., Brunch Sun.

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Rainbow Lodge, Houston, TX

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Rainbow Lodge Restaurant Review

: Located in a century-old lodge on an acre of gardens, this mainstay of Houston dining offers professional service, cozy rooms with fireplaces, and a menu featuring wild game, local produce and vegetables, and herbs from the onsite garden. Newcomers should spring for the six-course tasting menu, but regulars know what they want: fried quail on cheddar grits with bourbon bacon gravy, for example, the throwback lobster Thermidor finished tableside, or the South Texas duo of venison medallions and a wild boar chop. For dessert, we suggest the bread pudding comprised of croissants and bourbon caramel. In addition to a good wine list, there are monthly wine events on the patio. Note that small plates are offered in The Tied Fly Bar. Overall, Rainbow Lodge is an appropriate date-night spot and also great for a weekday lunch to enjoy, perhaps, the wild game burger on Fridays. Check out the brunch and family supper on Sundays, too.

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