Houston Press

Where to Dine on Valentine’s Day 2019 in Houston

Love is in the Houston air this Valentine’s Day, so now is the time to make reservations for the special day.
Houston Modern Luxury

Table for Two, Please

Here’s a guide to Houston’s most coveted—and romantic!—restos, dishes and tables to share with your plus one this Valentine’s Day
Houston Press

The 13 Best Houston Dishes of 2018

The dishes that defined 2018 were all exemplary in their own right, but the ones that made the strongest impression were cooked with heart, passion and creativity

Latest Dish: Winter 2019

Houston’s best food news, in small bites

Where to Eat on New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day

Here’s a (partial) rundown of the restaurants and bars hosting a party or offering a special menu on December 31
Houston Press

Where to Dine in Houston on New Year’s Eve 2018 and New Year’s Day 2019

Say goodbye to 2018 and ring in 2019 with these special New Year’s Eve dinners and bubbly-fueled midnight at these Houston bars and restaurants.
Houston Food Finder

Where To Dine Out On Christmas Eve In Houston

Dining out on Christmas Eve in Houston lends opportunities as diverse as the Bayou City itself.
Houston Press

This Week in Houston Food Events: Whiskey, Santa and Holiday Turkey

Here's a look at this week's hottest culinary happenings
Houston Press

Upcoming Houston Food Events: Seasonal Specials and Brunch with Santa

Mark your calendars, because you don’t want to miss these deliciously fun culinary happenings:
CultureMap Houston

Meet the Nobie’s team bringing tiki to Montrose, plus first taste of killer Creole

On this week's episode of "What's Eric Eating,"...
Houston City Book


’Tis the season! Holiday happy hours and family-friendly activities abound. Here are some of the best bets for the days leading up to Dec. 25
Houston Press

Upcoming Houston Food Events: Seasonal Specials and Brunch with Santa

Mark your calendars, because you don’t want to miss these deliciously fun culinary happenings
Paper City

Houston’s Holiday Wonderland — Go Uptown Into a Land of Memories

Oh, there’s no place like home for the holidays. But there is a place in Houston that is even more fun and festive to hang out — Uptown
Eater Houston

Where To Dine on Christmas Eve and Day In Houston

‘Tis the season for Christmas music blaring in every store and restaurants decked with twinkle lights, garland, and glitz.
Houstonia Magazine

Where to Eat for Christmas This Year

A Christmas Eve service that includes yellowfin tuna and foie gras...
Houstonia Magazine

Food News: Two of Houston’s Big Culinary Names Are Teaming Up Again

James Friedberg took over the kitchen for La Table’s Marché and Château...

First look: New menus at La Table on Post Oak

La Table has re-set its table once again.
Houston Food Finder

Where to Dine in Houston for Thanksgiving 2018

Looking for a French holiday in Uptown? Celebrate at La Table...

Houston restaurants open on Thanksgiving Day 2018

The upstairs dining room will offer a prix fixe menu, 11 a.m.-8 p.m. It’s $95 for adults, $45 for children ages 5-12.
Houston Chronicle

Top 100 Houston Restaurants (No. 12): La Table

There is a time for scrappy, lights-out dining adventure, and there is a time for polish and utter reliability. When the latter mood strikes, there may be no surer bet than this Uptown respite that’s three spots in one.
Houstonia Magazine

Go Big or Go Home

Long-bone ribeyes, elsewhere called tomahawks, are popping up all around town, but none is as impressive as [...] the masterpiece here

A Houston Neighborhood Gets Its Own Little Restaurants Weeks

Uptown Summer Dine Around highlights 13 district spots with special menus and deals through June 30.
Food Network

The 27 Best Restaurants to Try in Houston

This stylish Uptown restaurant, situated on swanky Post Oak Boulevard, is a dual-concept restaurant and patisserie [...] Dine alfresco at Marché, the concept's ground-floor space, which offers a casual menu... Upstairs, Château provides a more romantic escape with a view overlooking the boulevard.
Eater Houston

Where to Dine In and Around the Galleria

From steak to salads and Japanese fare, this area has it all...The posh interiors of this Uptown eatery [La Table] are split into different areas, each with its own name and style.
Houston Chronicle

Houston restaurants are getting into table-side service

Lately, it appears we’re entering a new era of tableside service, with another generation of restaurants falling hard for the pomp of dining-room theatrics in all of their throwback glory. La Table’s Texas long-bone Akaushi rib-eye is ignited in cognac...
Paper City

Where to Eat in Houston Right Now

10 Restaurants worth revisiting in 2018.
Houston Food Finder

Where To Start 2018: New Year’s Day Brunches In Houston

Whether you’re getting past some New Year’s Eve overindulgence or just celebrating the dawn of a new year, there’s a Houston restaurant with a brunch that fits. Here are some places to visit for the first big meal of 2018.
Paper City

Houston’s Best New Year’s Day Brunch Spots

Cheers to the only tolerable Monday of the year!
Paper City

Houston’s Ultimate Christmas Dining Guide — 57 Restaurants Open on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day

When it comes to guilty pleasures, home cooking doesn’t stand a chance against a night out on the town.
Modern Luxury

5 Spots for Jolly Holiday Dining

Seeking delicious holiday happenings? Here are five spirited dining out options for a warm family-friendly gathering this December.
The Buzz Magazines

Chef’s Corner: Kiran Verma

Find out about your favorite chefs in our Chef’s Corner column. This month, restaurant writer Dai Huynh interviews chef Kiran Verma.

Caroline Harper-Knapp’s Guide to Houston

The fashionable voice behind the lifestyle brand House of Harper shares with us her favorite southern stops.
Houston Press

This Week in Houston Food Events: Holiday Provisions and a Star Wars Pregame

Here's a look at this week's hottest culinary happenings.
365 Things to Do in Houston

Countdown to 2018 at 50+ New Year’s Eve parties & dinners around Greater Houston

Ring in 2018 at one of the many New Year’s Eve parties around Houston on New Year’s Eve, Sunday, December 31, 2017.

Where to Dine in Houston on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day 2017

‘Tis the season to wine, dine and not spend the entire holiday cleaning dishes. With that in mind, we’ve put together a 2017 Christmas Dining Guide
Houston Food Finder

Houston Food News Bites: Santa Claus Is Coming To Town

There’s a merry multitude of events this week—and many feature Santa. Breakfast with the jolly old soul? Check. The red-hatted gift-giver showing up at your favorite wine bar? Check. Santa Claus and carolers? He’s ready to wail along with the best.

Upcoming Houston Food Events: Hanukkah Feasts and Ugly Sweater Brunch

Mark your calendars, because you don’t want to miss these deliciously fun culinary happenings

Diamonds for Dinner

On this most unusual yet elegant evening at La Table, guests were counting carats, not calories, though both soared into delicious stratospheric levels.
Houston Press

Upcoming Houston Food Events: Yum Cha Dim Sum and Brunch with Santa

Mark your calendars, because you don’t want to miss these deliciously fun culinary happenings:

Houston area dine-in options for Thanksgiving

Enjoy a family-style dinner menu available for take-out or dining-in at the restaurant on Thursday, November 23, 2017, from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Houston Food Finder

Where To Find Last-Minute Thanksgiving Pies In Houston

There’s still time to pre-order pumpkin and bourbon pecan pies before the holiday from Macarons Bakery...until Wednesday, November 22.

Plan Your 5-Day Thanksgiving Weekend: November 22 to 26, 2017

On November 23rd, gather around with your loved ones at La Table for a family style dinner at the French restaurant. 11:30am to 8pm.

Find a restaurant to feast at for Thanksgiving Day 2017

Gather around the table on Thanksgiving day and enjoy a family style dinner at La Table, a French restaurant in the Post Oak area.
Houston Food Finder

The Houston Food Finder Guide To Thanksgiving 2017

This Thanksgiving, La Table will offer a family-style dinner menu available for take out or dining-in at the restaurant on Thursday, November 23 from 11 a.m to 8 p.m.
The Houston Chronicle

Houston restaurants open on Thanksgiving Day 2017

For those opting to eat out and skip the post-Thanksgiving meal cleanup...the French cuisine restaurant welcomes guests for a family-style dinner menu. Dishes include an organic turkey served with Madeira gravy, wild mushroom brioche stuffing, honey-roasted sweet potatoes and other seasonal side dishes.

Dine Like a Local in Houston: 8 Dishes That Define the City’s Culinary Scene

With tables draped in white linen and wrap-around chairs designed for optimal comfort, La Table-Château is a restaurant where the term “fine dining” literally means being comfortable while you eat.
Food Republic

12 Places to Eat Incredibly Well in Houston Right Now

It took more than a year for the full transformation to take place, but under the guidance of New York-based Invest Hospitality — the same firm responsible for the launch of the new L’Atelier de Joël Robuchon in Manhattan — La Table has been transformed into a graceful French swan.
Houstonia Mag

67 Great Dates in Houston

Good, bad, or ugly, we’ve got the guidance you need to make dating great, from the city’s best date nights to the real truth about romance in the Bayou City from readers just like you.

Eat This Now: 15 Fall Dishes to Try in Houston

42oz Texas long-bone Akaushi ribeye flambé au Cognac at La Table.
A date at this Galleria-area French stunner is synonymous with memorable experiences, from souffles to desserts, some made tableside.
Houston Press


It has taken more than two years, but the transformation from Table on Post Oak to La Table is now complete. Très chic and très français, La Table has emerged as the French destination restaurant in Houston
Houston Press

Best Of Houston 2017: Food & Drink – Best Service: La Table

Excellent service in a restaurant is an art form. It involves details — not just noticing when a patron needs something, but anticipating the diner's actual needs. At La Table, all of this appears to happen effortlessly.
Houston Press

50+ Restaurant Patios to Enjoy in Houston Now

Yes, Houston is still recovering from the aftermath of Harvey, but the weather has been oddly mild and pretty much downright delightful, strangely. So if it's any consolation to get out and treat yourself right now to an easy evening with dinner al fresco.
Houstonia Magazine

Recipe: La Table’s Fabulously Fluffy Mashed Potatoes

The recipe used at the restaurant is adapted from one that Invest founder Alex Gaudelet’s father created.
Houston Chronicle

New Harvey relief fund draws culinary superstars

Some of the country's most acclaimed chefs and restaurateurs are helping Houston by donating to a new Harvey relief platform created for hospitality professionals.
Houston Eater

Renowned Chefs Like Daniel Boulud and Joel Robuchon Fundraise for Harvey Relief

La Table is helping spearhead a way for chefs and restaurant owners across the US to contribute to Houston’s recovery after Hurricane Harvey.

La Table heats up fine dining in Houston

In a city where big meat makes big talk, the most impressive hunk of cow isn't coming from a traditional steakhouse. La Table in the Galleria neighborhood may be outdoing its carnivore competition with its Texas long bone Akaushi ribeye steak that is marinated in cognac for 24 hours, seared in the kitchen then flambéed tableside.
The Houston Chronicle

The Alison Cook’s Top 100 eateries that are participating in Restaurant Weeks

La Table is offering a three-course menu that'll have salmon, duck breast and caramelized cheese souffle for $45 per person. Coming in a No. 21 on her Top 100 list, Alison Cook said chef Manuel Pucha and his team "execute their conservative French-in-spirit menu with quiet elegance and assurance.
Houston Chronicle

Houston Restaurant Weeks goes live with the 2017 menus

Attention all Houston foodies, Houston Restaurant Weeks has officially announced their 2017 lineup.
Houston Press

The Best Bets for Houston Restaurant Weeks 2017

A total of 250 restaurants. Five weeks. Tons of dining deals. Yes, it's time once again for Houston Restaurant Weeks, returning to town from August 1 through September 4, in an effort to raise a whole lot of money for the Houston Food Bank.
Houston Eater

38 Essential Houston Restaurants for Summer 2017

From inside the loop to Houston’s happening suburbs, this map of Houston’s most essential restaurants is the perfect way to answer a question that everyone has to ask at one time or another: What should I have for dinner tonight?
Forbes Travel guide

5 Houston Patios You’ll Find Us At This Summer

When you want to feel like you’re at a sidewalk café in France, look no further than the patio at La Table, where traditional navy bistro chairs and royal blue umbrellas provide the perfect setting for everything from a romantic meal à deux to a girl’s night out or a family repast.
Houston Eater

Houston’s 14 Best Outdoor Dining Destinations

The gorgeous posh interiors at La Table only complement the recently extended outdoor patio section that mimics a serene garden space. La Table’s contemporary French fare consists of pastries, quiches, soups and salads. Enjoy the great outdoors with an option from an extensive cocktail list featuring Bellinis, Screwdrivers, Bloody Mary’s and more.
Hello Woodlands

La Table wins “Chef of Chefs” Award at Wine and Food Week

The grand finale and final event of Wine and Food Week was the “Wine Rendezvous Grand Tasting and Chef Showcase” held on Saturday, June 10 at The Woodlands Waterway Marriott and Convention Center.
The Eater

14 Lovely Options For Dining Al Fresco In Houston

Recently revamped, the outdoor patio at La Table mimics a serene garden space. It’s a perfect pairing for the restaurant’s upscale French fare, like quiches, salads, and an extensive list of cocktails and wines. Consider this your most bourgie brunch destination.
Houston Chronicle

Lavender fields forever: The La Provence cocktail at La Table

If something smells delicious, don't you immediately want to taste it? Makes sense for so many foods. Except, in my opinion, for lavender.

Houston’s Restaurant Hot List — 10 Must-Try Spots

This season at La Table is no different as the restaurant enhances its staple menu with spring upgrades. In the mood for something light? Try the warm asparagus and artichoke salad topped with Meyer lemon dressing; or go for the avocado and cucumber salad accompanied by a sherry vinaigrette.

Designer Birthday Bash Turns a Galleria Restaurant into a Wild Dance Club: And Oh, that Cake

Girlfriends turn out in force for Saba Jawda's, center front, birthday bash.
Modern Luxury

5 Spots for New Seasonal Menus

Spring has sprung at La Table and the expanded patio is the place to be. New bites to try: Sweet pea ravioli; warm asparagus and artichoke salad; roasted Verlasso salmon with asparagus risotto, and Mediterranean branzino. For brunch, a smoked salmon plate with brioche and traditional accompaniments joins the menu.

Eating Lean on La Table’s Remade Patio

TO THOSE OF US WHO AREN’T NATIVES, seasonality in Houston is super weird. Strawberries in January? It’s enough to give us a migraine. But in more northerly climes, asparagus is as much a part of spring as blossoming crocuses. And with its spring menu, La Table recognizes that for most of North America, April is prime time for the vegetable.

Eat Your Way Through Uptown with These 9 Restaurants

There’s a certain functionality to the soaring, two-story restaurant that makes its appeal all the more persuasive: Its cute-as-a-button ground-floor level fulfills the role of drop-in bakery or happy hour spot as effortlessly as its second-floor aerie...
My Table

Some Bunny Loves You: Easter Edibles

La Table has gone all out at their downstairs market and bakery Macarons. From chocolate rabbits made from chocolate eggs, to macarons and sugar cookies the Galleria-area French restaurant and market has take-home treats designated for Easter celebrations.


You don't have to speak French to enjoy the Grand Brunch Buffet at La Table. The brunch includes a family-style served breakfast, raw bar, carving station, and pastry corner with desserts. Adults can get their Easter brunch fill for $59 and children can eat for only $29.
Houston Press

The Five Best Dishes at 2017 Sugar Land Wine and Food Affair Grand Tasting

The 14th Annual Sugar Land Wine & Food Affair (SLWineFood) took place this past weekend, featuring a series of events fit for every kind of foodie. Thursday brought a celebrity chef-hosted seafood boil and a master sommelier-hosted Italian wine dinner.
Houston Press

The 10 Best Steak Frites in Houston

The Six-ounce Hangar Steak Frites at La Table,
Something magical is in the air at La Table, whether you stop in for a more casual meal on the brand new patio at La Table Marche downstairs, or book a table at the chic La Table Chateau upstairs. And that includes their delicious steak frites (available in both dining areas).

Where to Brunch in The Galleria & Uptown

In our Where to Brunch series, we search Houston’s vast array of neighborhoods for the very best brunch offerings.
My Table

A New Patio and Springtime Menu at La Table

It’s springtime, and that means restaurants are rolling out new seasonal menus. Last Friday, March 24, La Table hosted a media preview of its newly expanded (and wonderfully shady) patio and spring menu offered at Marché, the casual brasserie located on the first floor of the multi-concept restaurant.
Sandra Crittenden

La Table is Patio Season Ready

If you read this then you know I am a fan of La Table on Post Oak near the Galleria in Houston. Last week, I went there for a media event where they were showcasing their newly renovated patio. I can assure you that they are ready for the season, not that it ever really ends, in Houston.
My Red Glasses

Springtime & Rosé at La Table

What a better way to enjoy this beautiful weather than with La Tables new patio! The new outdoor space brings a “Provencal Garden” feel to Houston. The relaxing ambiance, the overhead ceiling fans, and a group of your closest girlfriends are sure to make this outdoor dining experience feel like a day at the spa!

Houston Food Finder

Houston Is For Lovers: Celebrate Valentine’s Day with Great Dining Ideas

This option is ideal for couples with young children (who don’t want to spring for a babysitter). The pre-Valentine’s Day Sunday brunch option is served family style, including pastries, scrambled eggs, fruit and the restaurant’s signature orange brioche French toast.

Why Houston’s Food Deserves the Hype

And La Table, with its French sommelier and second-floor views, has a special LI menu. If you land the miracle booking, ask for corner booth table #13–the best seat in the house–and pre-order the chicken; it's a call-ahead plate.
PaperCity Magazine

Houston’s 80 Best Restaurants for Super Bowl Week: What’s New, What’s Hot and What’s Open

Channeling an elegant chateau, La Table showcases delicate French-American fare for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. An in-house bakery and Assouline bookstore heighten the French vibes.
Eater Houston

The Essential 38 Houston Restaurants, Winter 2017

You can certainly go casual at La Table, but dining in the Château is always worth the splurge.
Houston Press

2017 Truffle Masters Event Crowns Kata Robata Winner for Second Year in a Row

The entries this year showed a broad range of creativity and technique. There were pasta dishes, including wild mushroom ravioli with parmesan foam, port demi-glace and parsley by Manuel Pucha of La Table
ABC 13 Houston

Restaurants You Can’t Miss While Visiting Houston

HOUSTON (KTRK) -- If you're visiting Houston for Super Bowl 51, you're in for a culinary adventure. The Bayou City is known for its vibrant food scene, and restaurants around the area offer nearly every different kind of cuisine imaginable.
Forbes Travel Guide

Your Definitive Guide To Super Bowl LI

For Houston’s best fine-dining experiences, you’ll need to cross your fingers and hope that La Table Château, Tony’s, Four-Star Quattro, Brennan’s of Houston, Rainbow Lodge or Da Marco can squeeze you in.
Houstonia Magazine

The 10 Best Restaurants for Ladies Who Lunch

At this year-old restaurant, a colorful roasted beet salad with blood orange vinaigrette and Blue Heron Farm goat-milk yogurt and cheese is an instant classic.
Houston Food Finder

The Best New Houston Restaurants Of 2016

No one blew a horn across the mountains to announce that the former Table On Post Oak has finished transforming into La Table. It was a quiet transition, at least until Houston’s food media started wandering in to discover a vastly improved venue.
Huffington Post

The Classic Tony’s and the new La Table Show Houston’s Culinary Clout

Not too long ago in the vast two-level space that is now La Table, a noted French chef was serving up a mongrel cuisine inelegantly coined as “French-Texas,” which never quite clicked. Now, amiably reconfigured as a more contemporary space, La Table is easily the prettiest and most civilized restaurant to open in a long while in too-proudly-casual Houston.
Houston Press

The Top 10 Houston Dishes of 2016

Soufflé has been all the rage this past year, popping up on menus all over the city. The caramelized cheese soufflé at La Table, however, is in a class of its own.
Houstonia Magazine

Celebrate Hanukkah the French Way at La Table

I was startled to learn that for its second year, La Table’s team has made the decision to combine its French fare with Ashkenazi traditions for eight nights of feasting. In fact, with 24 hours notice, the kitchen will even cater to kosher diners with a kashrut prix-fixe.

Houston’s 10 Most Important Openings of 2016

French fare and flair abound at this three-in-one destination that opened in February and has since found favor with consumers and critics alike.

Houston’s Best New Restaurants of 2016

In the best (multi-million dollar) rebrand of the year, TABLE on Post Oak transformed into the multifaceted restaurant concept La Table. It’s easy to spend your time here.
Eater Houston

Where To Dine And Drink On Christmas Eve & Day In Houston

Find a special a la carte menu featuring sea bass with Osetra caviar and Champagne sauce and the Buche de Noel Au Chocolate until 11 p.m. on Christmas Eve
Houston Chronicle

Souffles rise to the occasion in Houston

The elegant Chateau restaurant under the La Table umbrella wows with gorgeous desserts, the most indulgent being the Valrhona chocolate soufflé for two, served with a whitecap of vanilla ice cream.
Eater Houston

Cakes, Cookies & Pastry In Houston: Where To Find The City’s Best

What’s more dazzling, this beautiful French bakery counter or the goods sold within it? It’s a tough call.
My Table Magazine

My Table Magazine December 2016-January 2017

Wild Seabass with Caviar and Champagne Sauce.
Local Houston Magazine

Get It To Go: Holiday Favorites on the Fly

La Table will offer a traditional Buche de Noel this holiday season – available in chocolate or hazelnut – for $40. La Table’s Buche de Noel can be ordered to pick up from the bakery downstairs.
Houston Press

Upcoming Houston Food Events: Celebrate Five Years of Roost

La Table, 1800 Post Oak, is kicking off its annual weekend Brunch with Santa, every Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Houston Chefs Pick Their Favorite Cheap Eats and Splurges

“Chef (Manuel) Pucha and I used to work together many years ago. I like his take on French cuisine, adding a dash of Texas and south of the border ingredients and flavors."

Eat This Now: Houston’s 30 Essential Dishes

Whole D'Artagnan "heritage" chicken gets a steam bath in Pinot Noir at a low temperature before the heat is cranked up to crisp the skin and seal in the juices.
Papercity Magazine

Houston’s Thanksgiving Guide: 10 Restaurants With Great To-Go Feasts — and Pies

Bring the five-star dining experience home with La Table’s sprawling Thanksgiving menu.
Houston Chronicle

Houston Restaurants open for Thanksgiving dinner and to-go orders

A three-course Thanksgiving dinner will be served at this fine dining restaurant from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Houston Food Finder

The 2016 Houston Food Finder Guide To Thanksgiving!

Thanksgiving dinner is served from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. and, based on the menu, it sure doesn’t look like anyone is going to leave hungry. The cost is $85 for adults and $39 for children.
Eater Houston

Where To Eat On Thanksgiving In Houston

If you’ve got in-laws to impress, the fancy vibe of La Table will definitely do the trick.
Prime Living

Caviar Dreams

When only the best will do, seek out royal Siberian ossetra caviar. The medium-sized glistening eggs with melt-in-your-mouth silkiness come from Siberian sturgeon. The dark gray beads are firm with a strong fresh taste of the sea. Expect a great caviar selection at Château, the elegant upstairs dining room at La Table.
Houston Press

Where to Dine in Houston on Thanksgiving Day 2016

La Table will offer a family-style dinner menu available for take-out or dining-in from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., with oven-roasted, free range organic turkey served with madeira gravy and seasonal side dishes including chestnut wild mushroom brioche stuffing, haricots verts almondine, & honey-roasted sweet potatoes.
Houston Modern Luxury

The Hit List: 5 Fab Patios for Fall Dining

Tucked away from bustling Post Oak Boulevard, La Table’s charming side patio channels a sidewalk cafe in Paris. Grab a cushy Provence-style chair or banquette and enjoy an espresso.
Eater Houston

Feast Your Eyes On The Making Of Chateau’s Decadent Dark Chocolate Soufflé

The decadent chocolate soufflé at Chateau inside La Table is not your average soufflé. It’s a rich, dark, over-the-top treat that will make you swoon. What makes it so special?

LaTable Chocolate Souffle
Houston Press

Best of Houston

Any restaurant can dish out food, but few places provide guests with a sense of being truly valued and taken care of during a meal. La Table, managed by Invest Hospitality, the same company that oversees L'Atelier de Joël Robuchon in Las Vegas, understands how.
Rue Daily

Mushroom Stuffed Chicken from La Table

Houston’s favorite new restaurant isn’t a restaurant. Or rather, it’s not one restaurant. La Table is actually multiple dining destinations within one building.
Houston Chronicle

No. 21: La Table

This versatile French restaurant runs like a top, spinning with scarcely a bobble from a gleaming downstairs bakery/cafe and wine bar to the pale and plushly upholstered dining room upstairs. There, each table is surrounded by vast acreage and tended to by a courtly staff that's among the best in the city, right down to the wine advice and the service thereof.
Houstonia Magazine

The Best of the Best: Our Top Restaurants, Chefs, Dishes and More of 2016

The in-house bakery, Macarons, with its crave-worthy custard-centered canelés. The casual downstairs café, Marché, perfect for a lunch date of salads and Croque Monsieurs.
Houstonia Magazine

At Your Service: 4 Restaurants Redefining Hospitality in Houston

Excellent, white-tablecloth service has seen a local resurgence at places like our Best New Restaurant of 2016, La Table. And it’s not just older diners who have a renewed appreciation for this almost-lost art, either. Thanks to millennials, who dine out for most meals, it’s cool again to devote your life to food
The Houston Chronicle

The hottest restaurant tables in Houston: What, where, why

Some of the most important business in Houston gets done at the city's best restaurants. First, there's the business of business: high finance of the banking, energy and real-estate kind.
USA Today

50 Takes On Apple To Taste This Fall

In Houston, La Table offers a Warm Apple Tart A La Mode with rum raisins, a caramel sauce and vanilla ice cream.
Houston Chronicle

Recommendations from three top Houston sommeliers

Three popular Houston sommeliers have recently relocated to new restaurants, with Michaël Peltier having taken over at La Table, Sébastien Laval at Le Colonial and Marcus Gausepohl at Brennan's. We asked them for their favorite bottle of the moment.

Bound For Glory

The new Assouline bookstore, installed along the walls of the mighty staircase that ascends to the second-floor La Table dining room, with its views of Post Oak Boulevard, was the idea of the clever French publishing company, along with Alex Gaudelet...
Local Magazine


Sometimes we can't stop thinking about a dish, and therefore we must enjoy it on a regular basis. Of course, we're mostly motivated by super-delicious offerings by chefs who utilize clean ingredients. Here's what we can't get enough of now.

The 10 Best Houston Restaurants Reviewed (So Far) in 2016

2.La Table, 1800 Post Oak
It’s amazing the difference a change in ownership can make. The group behind L’Atelier de Joël Robuchon transformed the staid Table On Post Oak into the kind of restaurant that Houston needs. The city has never suffered for excellent food, but service standards...
Houston Chronicle


La Table: A stunning makeover has turned the former Philippe into one of the finest French dining destinations in Houston. Sumptuous choices include a colossal lump crab appetizer, Hudson Valley duck breast and the unforgettable Valrhona chocolate souffle with house-made vanilla ice cream. 1800 Post Oak, 713-439-1000; latablehouston.com; $45

Houston Restaurant Weeks Starts August 1

La Table on Post Oak is participating and wants you to come by for dinner
Forbes Travel Guide

Houston’s 5 Best Restaurants For Tableside Service

Pressed white tablecloths, silver-domed plate covers and true gastronomy are the hallmarks of a fine-dining restaurant. For the true gourmand, however, nothing beats the experience of tableside service with the ornate cart known as the guéridon.

The Top 11 Houston Restaurant Weeks Menus: Eat Well and Avoid Spots that Treat HRW Like a Chore

The list has been published, and many in the Houston area are feverishly working on their spreadsheets and organizing a raft of reservations for lunch and dinner.
Eater Houston

5 Solid Reservations To Make During Houston Restaurant Weeks

It’s important to remember that not all Houston Restaurant Weeks reservations are created equally. Whether you’re looking to score dinner at a restaurant that’s typically out of budget or
Houston Chronicle

Stellar service, well-considered details make La Table a pleasant throwback

Stellar service and well-considered details make La Table on Post Oak feel both of the moment and classic.

Houston Restaurant Weeks announces lineup

Get your calendar out and start planning your meals: The 2016 Houston Restaurant Weeks list of participating restaurants is now ready for you to organize visits to the city's best restaurants with the hottest meal deals.

Houston Tourist-Trap Survival Guide

Cosmopolitan shoppers gravitate toward the sophisticated and vast Galleria in Post Oak for high-end fashion, makeup, and jewelry finds (Tiffany, Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Avenue). For prime eats and drinks in the area, hit Caracol for Mexican seafood, Café Annie for Southwestern fare, or La Table for French and American classics, savvy cocktails, and a French bakery.
Houston Eater

The Essential 38 Houston Restaurants, Spring 2016

From inside the loop to Houston’s happening suburbs, this map of Houston’s most essential restaurants is the perfect way to answer a question that everyone has to ask at one time or another: What should I have for dinner tonight?
Modern Luxury

4 Best Brunches

The downstairs bakery and cafe offers a casual alternative to the more formal dining room upstairs. Have a French pastry with coffee or order something more substantial.

The 15 Best Things to Eat and Drink This Summer in Houston

Perfect for leisurely lunches and the steamy days ahead, the new Coupe Epicée cocktail at this Uptown destination is a spicy, Southern take on the Pimm’s Cup.

The 20 Most Romantic Restaurants in Houston for 2016

1. Château at La Table, 1800 Post Oak. La Table’s upstairs dining room, Château, is one of those “restaurant inside a restaurant” ideas that have been popular as of late.

Mother’s Day and Cinco de Mayo Recommendations

This week, we have ideas to help you have a great time for this week's important holidays: Mother's Day and Cinco de Mayo. Additionally, if you'd like to make some homemade treats for your mom this week, we've got the perfect recipe for you.

La Table Debuts a Weekly Brunch Buffet

IT’S NOT EASY TO EARN A RAVE FROM THIS CRITIC. But my review of La Table in the May issue of Houstonia is just that. The excellent new French restaurant on Post Oak sailed through breakfast, lunch and dinner services to gain my love, but on May 1, it debuted yet another meal.

Do Nice Service and Atmosphere Make a Restaurant Important?

Whether dining Uptown at La Table or in Chinatown at Mein, sometimes the ambience matters as much—if not more—than the food.

What We Learned at the Sugar Land Wine & Food Affair

THERE ARE FEW FOOD INDUSTRY TRADITIONS as potentially educational as a giant tasting. Taking chefs out of their natural habitats and into not only a banquet service situation, but one attached to a single table in a hotel ballroom, truly separates the resourceful technician from some dude in freshly pressed whites.

April Showers Bring May Flowers—and This Elderflower Cocktail Recipe

April showers got you down? Kick off your rain boots and pour yourself a springtime cocktail, like the herbaceous Coupe de Blonde from La Table, the popular Houston, TX-based restaurant operated by Invest Hospitality (the same group behind the eateries of inimitable French chef Joël Robuchon).

Deal, Sealed: Houston’s 10 Best Business Lunches

You don’t need to break out the expense account to have your guests treated like VIPs at these smart spots.
Vanity Fair

A Spicy, Southern Spin on the Pimm’s Cup

Everything is bigger in Texas, even the French restaurants. La Table in Houston is a multi-level establishment that includes a bakery, two restaurants, and “La Librairie,” a bookshop stocked with Assouline’s stylish coffee-table tomes.
Houston Press

This Week in Houston Food Events: Menu of Menus Is Upon Us!

Join Cyril Delarue, U.S. commercial director of Bollinger Family Wines and a member of the family, is the guest speaker at this 6:30 p.m. wine dinner at La Table, 1800 Post Oak.
Houston Press

20 (More) of Houston’s Best Patios for 2016

Last year, we listed 20 of the best restaurant patios for dining, drinking and relaxing. It proved to be an extremely popular resource. Here's some excellent news: Every single option from last year is still viable. None of those restaurants have closed.
Houston Chronicle

Upscale restaurants jumping into Houston’s breakfast arena

Last week, on a glorious spring morning, I sat on a velvety armchair in the light-filled glass and metal box that is The Dunlavy, trying to count the chandeliers. Were there 39? Forty? I grew dizzy with my head tilted up at the ceiling and kept losing count.

Easter Dinner: Our 10 Best Houston Restaurants for the Brunch Heaven Holiday

Pastel bunnies and egg hunts aside, Easter Sunday isn’t complete without a proper holiday meal.
Forbes Travel Guide

5 Exquisite New Houston Brunches

Houstonians are really big on brunch, a reason why restaurants new and old around the city are constantly vying to entice weekend diners with innovative menus


The transformation of Table On Post Oak into La Table (pronounced “La-Tahb”) didn’t happen overnight, but it is as if a French fairy godmother waved her magic wand and transmuted the restaurant into the kind of place that Houston actually needed.

Even French Food Can Be Healthy

MANY PEOPLE THINK that folks who become dietitians are all about restriction. The truth is, I love food so much that I went to school to study it.
Houston Chronicle

La Table is a multi-concept stunner

Post Oak restaurant transforms into upscale French eatery with a bakery and more
Houston Press


Welcome to the very first installment of our picks of the hottest restaurants in Houston. To make it as helpful as possible, the list is divided by category ranked from most to least fancy.

Eating at These 5 Restaurants Will Make You Smarter

Eat, drink, read and be merry at these super-cool restaurant and bookstore hybrids.


Valentine's Day is on a Sunday this year, which provides a unique opportunity to take your sweetheart to brunch. La Table a Table will feature a special Valentines Day brunch served from 10am - 2:30pm on Sunday, Feb. 14.

The Most Romantic Restaurants in 10 Houston Neighborhoods

If you’re looking for romance in all the right places — and most likely you are with Valentine’s Day approaching — we’ve sussed out the charmers so you can book a table pronto. Whether your definition of a romantic restaurant means, here’s one for every lover in 10 neighborhoods.
Houston Eater


If a family celebration strikes your fancy, don’t miss this Sunday brunch brimming with signature orange brioche French toast, buttermilk pancakes, eggs, an extensive salad table plus “raw bar” seafood stations with offerings like smoked salmon & mini bagels and shrimp ceviche.
Modern Luxury

The Hit List: 5 Ways to Be Sweet!

Impress a new crush, reignite a longtime love or celebrate friendship this Valentine’s Day over dessert or drinks. Here are five sweet ways to capture his or her heart.
LOCAL Houston Magazine


Quite simply, refreshing! We had to get that out early in this month’s “Perfect Pair” as it perfectly describes and is really the essence of the pairing. So now we are just going to talk about the goods in that photo!
Houston Eater

La Table Debuts In-House Bakery Concept, Macarons

Alex Gaudelet continues to create impressive blends of form and function for the the Table space.
My Table

A Snapshot of La Table

Last May the New York-based investment firm Invest Hospitality joined with Table on Post Oak to help revamp and re-brand the restaurant, which had been floundering. La Table, as it’s now known is a multi-concept eatery with spaces for casual dining, fine dining and private dining. Two weeks ago, the restaurant unveiled Macarons, its onsite French bakery.
Forbes Travel Guide

5 New Houston Restaurants We Can’t Wait To Try

Traditionally, people who visit Houston come for work, to visit family, see a doctor or to shop in the Galleria. In recent years, however, the nation’s fourth-largest city has also become a bona fide food destination. Forbes Travel Guide turns the spotlight on five exciting new restaurants worth exploring this winter.

Houston’s Best Vegetable Restaurant? Post Oak Spot’s a Surprise Contender Thanks To This Knockout

Vegetables are often overlooked. You’re in a steakhouse (or a bistro) for a nice meal and the meat is everything you wanted, but the spinach is mushy and bland and the potatoes overcooked.
Houston Press


There’s something so wonderfully grand and luxuriously self indulgent about the ages-old art of table side service. At La Table, the French fine dining restaurant, let yourself be wowed by a new brand of five-star service...

6 Must-Try New Menus in Houston

We all have our go-to restaurants with our favorite dishes. You know the routine: we order the same thing over and over again, never even glancing at other choices on the menu. But with so many fantastic restaurants in Houston, why get in a rut? Put your trust in the hands of these six chefs and go out on a limb for a seasonal taste treat

Houston’s Ultimate Thanksgiving Restaurant Guide: Where to Eat on Turkey Day

Thanksgiving — the time of year when family and feasts take a front seat. But there is nothing wrong with dining out on the holiday. Whether you’re boycotting the kitchen or are in search of a new Thanksgiving Day tradition, here are some of our dine-in and take-out options
Houston Press


Thanksgiving is right around the corner, so it's time to make those Turkey Day plans. From casual meals to fancy five-course affairs, there are plenty of ways to let Houston restaurants do the work for you


More changes are coming to La Table. Since the restaurant parted ways with original chef Philippe Schmit
Eater Houston


Popular Galleria fine dining establishment to exclusively host entire collection of design-inspired books


The competition was designed to replicate a sporting event, highlighting chefs and their cooking, and if you have never attended one, or seen one on television or the internet, the spectacle is amazing


The Houston dining scene has been firing on all cylinders, especially over the past five years. While the uptick of great new restaurants is exciting, some neighborhoods are hotter
Houston Chronicle


Locals have never seen a makeover like the one undertaken at Table on Post Oak restaurant, 1800 Post Oak. Everything about the second-floor dining room has been radically changed. There's new textured woven-grass wallpaper covering the walls; abstract blue and white...

Wine Talk: A Bottle from Gigondas Changed This Houston Man’s Life

Laval poured some great wines and we talked about Châteauneuf-du-Pape and the state of Houston’s restaurant scene. Sébastien is good for this city’s wine culture, and I urge you to visit his place of work and have him open a bottle for you...
Houston Chronicle
Alison Cook

Top 100 Houston Restaurants 2018: No. 12

“The French-inspired food with American touches shows clear, compelling flavors.”

Editorial Team
Houston Press

Best French Restaurant & Best Service

“Très chic and très français.The French destination restaurant in Houston.”

Alison Cook
Houston Chronicle

3 Stars

“Stellar service, well-considered details make La Table a pleasant throwback.”

Wine Spectator ‘Best Of’ Award Of Excellence

La Table awarded the ‘Chef of Chefs’ Crystal Award 2017.

Best new restaurant in Houston – Houstonia, 2016

Best of Houston 2016

Phaedra Cook
Houston Press

“The service at La Table is outstanding without being stuffy — and the food is excellent, too.”

Mai Pham
Forbes Travel Guide

“This stunning French restaurant situated on Houston’s swanky Post Oak Boulevard has been wowing diners with its exclusive brand of service since it opened in late 2015.”