Old World Charm Blended with Modern Wines and Spirits

Contemporary cocktails enhance the sophisticated vibe of The Bar at The Houstonian, making it a mecca for native Houstonians and travelers alike in search of some of the most elusive spirits in not only the city, but the entire State of Texas.

Whether you’re beginning your evening or ending it with a nightcap, visit The Bar and absorb the timeless atmosphere while enjoying the best our bartenders have to offer.

Join us on Thursday nights as live Jazz fills The Bar and make it an experience distinctly yours.

Bar Hours:

Monday - Wednesday: 3:00pm - 12:00am

Thursday: 3:00pm - 1:00am

Friday - Saturday: 12:00pm - 2:00am

Sunday: 12:00pm - 12:00am


Bar Menu

steak nachos

smoked tomatoes, refried beans, queso, tequila sour cream, poblano-avocado puree, house pickled vegetables

fried oysters

remoulade, cocktail

shrimp and crab campechana

shrimp, crab, avocado, chile

charcuterie plate

selection of cured and dried meats, cornichons, mustard, marinated olives, baguette

smoked brisket tacos

tomatillo avocado salsa, cabbage slaw, chile

chilled shrimp cocktail

french dip

roasted prime rib, caramelized onions, gruyere, horseradish cream, au jus

olivette burger

potato bun, smoked mozzarella, aged cheddar, caramelized onion, house steak sauce aioli

country ham and grilled pineapple pizza

marinara, four cheese blend, grilled pineapple, country ham

shrimp tempura

sweet chili garlic sauce

artisan cheese plate

fruit jam, nuts, crostini

olivette dinner menu available until 10 p.m. upon request
consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish or eggs may increase your risk for food borne illness.



tres leches 

swiss meringue, rum milk, berries

apple cobbler

ginger buttermilk biscuit, apple brandy ice cream

hazelnut chocolate brownie crisp

Nutella swirled ice cream, fudge sauce, toasted pecans

pecan pie

caramel, pecan streusel, bourbon ice cream

vanilla créme brûléé

raspberry linzer cookie, berries

pineapple carrot cake

brown sugar cream cheese frosting, pineapple rum sauce

pumpkin pie

brandy sabayon, lightly sweetened cream, ginger cookie 

wines by the glass


la marca, italy

g.h. mumm cordon rouge, n.v.

perrier-jouet belle époque 2006

j, nv


miraval rosé
côtes de provence


gunther steinmetz, gutsriesling

pinot grigio

maso canali, trentino

sauvignon blanc
oyster bay, new zealand

olema chardonnay
amici, sonoma

lucien crochet, "croix du roy”


barossa valley estate, barossa valley

robert foley, napa valley

terrazas reserva

pinot noir
barnett, tina marie, russian river

cabernet sauvignon
hiatus, napa valley

sommelier selections

pinot noir
penner ash, shea vineyard

cabernet sauvignon
mt. brave, mt. veeder

domaine bernard-bonin meursault "vielles vignes” 2013

dessert wine

oddero docg
moscato d’asti

standing stone riesling ice
finger lakes

half bottles

nv veuve clicquot yellow label

nv krug grand cuvee

2005 staglin cabernet sauvignon

2006 staglin cabernet sauvignon

2009 etude cabernet sauvignon

2011 goldeneye pinot noir

2012 duckhorn merlot

2012 kistler vine hill chardonnay

2012 staglin chardonnay

*olivette full-wine list available by request
please refrain from smoking cigars and pipes on the terrace.

armagnacs & calvados

daron calvados

larresingle vsop

larresingle xo

aperitifs & porto


fonseca bin 27

forte 2004

graham’s tawny 20 yr.


ramos pinto

sandeman founders reserve

warre’s otima 10yr.

signature cocktails

whiskey sour
elijah craig 12 yr, fresh lemon juice, egg white

strawberry basil martini
aviation gin, ultimate vodka, strawberries, garden basil, lime juice

mango margarita
patron silver, patron mango citronge, fresh sour mix, chipotle rim

houstonian martini
absolut elyx, dolin dry vermouth, choice of garnish

ginger pear martini
stoli elite, pear juice, ginger liquor

grapefruit mojito
deep eddy grapefruit, manor house mint,
fresh lime juice, sugar cane

plantation old fashion
appleton estate 12 yr rare blend, bitters, orange,
luxardo cherry

on the meadow
hendricks gin, st.germain, mint, cucumber,
ginger agave, lemon juice


selection of craft beer, inquire with server

lone star, budweiser, bud light, miller lite,
st. paulina, michelob ultra

corona, dos xx, st. arnold seasonal, shiner bock,
heineken, stella artois

featured mocktail

blueberry no-ito
muddled blueberries, mint, lime juice,
agave, east imperial club soda

small batch bourbons

jack daniels single barrel

lot 40

red breast 12 yr.

red breast 21 yr.

angel envy rye

buffalo trace


eagle rare

w.l. wheller

w.l. wheller 12 yr.


TX whiskey

maker’s mark cask strength

bulleit 10 yr.

garrison brothers texas

witherspoons texas

basil hayden



knob creek

knob creek rye

knob creek single barrel

elijah craig 12 yr.

elijah craig 18 yr.

jim beam 11yr. brown rice

jim beam 11yr. red wheat

whistle pig rye

e.h. taylor small batch

e.h. taylor rye

e.h. taylor barrel proof

ridgemont reserve 1792


hennessy richard

hennessy vsop

hennessy xo

martell v.s.o.p.

martell cordon bleu

martell xo

courvoisier rosé

courvoisier vs

courvoisier vsop

hennessey paradis

single malts

abelour 12 yr.

abelour 18 yr.

balvenie 12 yr.

bowmore mizunara cask

cragganmore 12 yr.

dalmore cigar

dalmore king alexander

dalwhinnie 15 yr.

glenfiddich 12 yr.

glenfiddich 18 yr.

glenkinchie 12 yr.

glenlivet 12 yr.

glenlivet 15 yr.

glenlivet 18 yr.

glenlivet 21 yr.

glenlivet 25 yr.

glenlivet nàdurra

glenmorangie 10 yr.

glenmorangie quinta ruban

glenmorangie 18 yr.

glenmorangie lasanta

glenmorangie companta

glenmorangie 25yr.

glenmorangie signet

glenmorangie nectar d’or

glenmorangie tusail

highland park 12 yr.

highland park 15 yr.

johnnny walker blue


lagavulin 16 yr.

laphroaig 10yr.

laphroaig 25 yr.

laphroaig 32 yr.

monkey shoulder

macallan malt highland rare

macallan 12 yr.

macallan 18yr.

macallan 25 yr.

oban 14 yr.

talisker 10 yr.

cordials & brandy

bailey’s irish cream

e&j xo extra smooth

grande marnier

grande marnier quintessence


olivette dessert menu available until 10 p.m. upon request

hot beverages




dilmah luxury leaf tea