Year after year, families gather for a turkey and some mistletoe at bountiful Christmas Day Brunches at The Houstonian. The Grande Ballroom presents an over-the-top buffet with seatings from 10:30am-2:30pm, Olivette restaurant offers a seated à la carte menu with seasonal Christmas items, and the historic Manor House estate restaurant serves an elegant Christmas prix fixe menu.
Family photos in the hotel’s Great Room Lobby and inviting holiday décor throughout the property make Christmas Day at The Houstonian a favorite holiday tradition.
Let the Christmas festivities begin by dining in the elegant Grande Ballroom at The Houstonian Hotel, with selections such as Roasted Turkey, Herb Crusted Prime Rib of Beef, Pomegranate Glazed Ham, Roasted Gulf Snapper with Avocado, Pineapple and Chipotle-Lime Butter, Texas Eggs Benedict, Banana French Toast, Crab Ravioli and more classic brunch selections. Top off your plentiful meal with Chocolate Peppermint Cupcakes, Pecan pie, Steamed Ginger Pudding Cake, Chocolate Caramel Tart, and other treats from The Houstonian’s Pastry Shop. So many choices, plus Complimentary Champagne and Holiday Inspired Mimosas, all for $79 for Adults and $39 for Children ages 5 to 12. Children 4 and under are complimentary. Brunch prices are subject to sales tax and service charge. To make reservations in the Grande Ballroom, call 713-812-6932.
Olivette at The Houstonian Hotel is serving a Special "Texas-Style” Seated Christmas Menu with individually priced holiday season options such as Coastal Seafood Chowder, Wild Boar Ragu, Black Pepper Crusted Prime Rib, Pan Seared Scallops, Roasted Turkey with all of the trimmings and our famous Banana French Toast with Fresh Berries & Vanilla Maple Syrup. Finish with the Pastry Chef’s signature Pecan Pie with Maple Caramel and Pecan Streusel, Sticky Toffee Pudding or Black Forest Cake. To make reservations in Olivette, please call 713-685-6713. Seatings are available from 11:00am - 5:00pm.
The elegant and historic Manor House Restaurant with its Gulf Coast Creole style has its own special menu for Christmas celebrations including its signature Gulf Coast Seafood Gumbo, Oysters Bienville, Brie en crote, Roasted Turkey, Creole Courtboullion, and Smoked Prime Rib. Dessert Choices are Pecan Pie with Maple Caramel and Pecan Streusel and Sticky Toffee Pudding with Butter Pecan Ice Cream all for $62 for Adults and $25 for Children ages 5 – 12 years old, plus tax and service charge. Christmas Brunch hours are 11:00am - 2:00pm. To make reservations in The Manor House, please call 713-685-6840.