20 Best Restaurants in Missouri City, TX

This article was written by local contributor Kinsley Brown & edited by the Travel Lens team.

Best Restaurants in Missouri City, TX

Ah, Missouri City, a place I've come to know and love over the years.

With its rich history and vibrant community, the city has so much to offer, especially when it comes to food.

As someone who's been living here for quite some time, I've had the pleasure of trying out a variety of restaurants in town.

From mouth-watering barbecue to authentic Mexican cuisine, the options are endless, and I've discovered some true gems along the way.

So, let me take you on a culinary journey and introduce you to some of the best restaurants in Missouri City, Texas.

Bourbon Street Po-Boyz

Just the other day, I decided to give Bourbon Street Po-Boyz a try and let me tell you, it was an absolute delight!

As soon as I walked in, I could tell that this place was something special.

I was amazed by his dedication and passion for his craft.

I had heard great things about their shrimp po-boy, so I decided to order one for myself.

While waiting for my food, I noticed that the place was spotless and had a beautiful ambiance.

When I finally got my hands on that delicious sandwich, my taste buds were in heaven!

Every bite was bursting with flavor, and I could tell that it was made with the freshest ingredients.

After my satisfying meal, I took half of my shrimp po-boy home to share with my family.

They absolutely loved it and insisted that we go back to get more.

I happily obliged, and we all returned to Bourbon Street Po-Boyz to indulge in their mouthwatering dishes once again.

The food is cooked to order, and the taste is truly authentic.

Just remember to be patient with the wait times, as the amazing food and warm atmosphere make it all worthwhile.

Bourbon Street Po-Boyz · 1306 Turtle Creek Dr, Missouri City, TX 77489, United States
★★★★★ · Cajun restaurant

Papa Murphy's Take 'N' Bake Pizza

Papa Murphy's Take 'N' Bake Pizza has become one of my go-to places for a quick and delicious meal.

I was a bit skeptical at first, thinking it was just another chain pizza place, but I was wrong!

The first time I tried their pizza, I was blown away by the quality and freshness of the ingredients.

I love the fact that I can customize my pizza with a variety of toppings, including options for dietary restrictions like vegetarian cheese, a gluten-free crust, and non-pork meat options without any extra charge.

Another great feature is that it's a take-and-bake pizza place, meaning I can pick up my pizza and cook it at home.

This ensures that my pizza is always hot and fresh, just the way I like it.

The dessert offerings are a hit in my household, especially with my kids.

They can't get enough of the dessert pizzas, which make for a perfect treat after enjoying our pizza.

Papa Murphy’s | Take ‘N’ Bake Pizza · 8770 Hwy 6 Suite 100, Missouri City, TX 77459, Verenigde Staten
★★★★★ · Pizzeria

Brandani's Burgers, Tacos & Brews

I absolutely love dining at Brandani's Burgers, Tacos & Brews.

The food is always top-notch, and I appreciate how the restaurant supports local organizations like Loving Houston.

The atmosphere is perfect for a casual meal or a night out with friends.

The mushroom burger and patty melt are two of my favorites, and the smoked salmon tacos are simply delicious.

The onion rings are some of the tastiest I've ever had!

It's great to have a place like this in the Sugar Land/Missouri City area, especially with the upscale sister restaurant, Brandani's Restaurant & Wine Bar right next door.

One thing that sets Brandani's apart from chain restaurants is the overall dining experience.

It's comfortable and allows for easy conversation with friends and family without being disrupted by loud music or television.

Brandani’s Burgers, Tacos & Brews · 3340 FM 1092 Rd #180, Missouri City, TX 77459, Verenigde Staten
★★★★★ · Restaurant

Texas Biergarten

I finally got the chance to visit Texas Biergarten the other day, and it was well worth the wait!

The mix of Texas-brewed beers and German-inspired light bites made for a unique and enjoyable experience.

One of the things I loved about Texas Biergarten was the wide variety of draft beers they had on tap.

As I took a seat at the bar top, I couldn't help but be impressed by the selection.

I was also able to catch up on the latest sports games on the many TVs situated around the establishment.

I decided to try their burger and fries for a quick lunch.

The burger was juicy and flavorful, and the Sidewinder French Fries were truly something to write home about.

I happened to be there on a Bingo Night supporting Breast Cancer Awareness, and it turned out to be such a fun and memorable night.

I also got to try the Shepards Pie and pickles, which were both delicious.

This spot has quickly become one of my favorite local hangouts, and I can't wait to bring more friends and family to enjoy it with me.

Texas Biergarten · 6302 Hwy 6 ste q, Missouri City, TX 77459, Verenigde Staten
★★★★★ · Restaurant

The Royal Indian Cuisine

As I was craving some delicious Indian food, I decided to check out The Royal Indian Cuisine, a new restaurant in town.

Upon entering, I noticed it was clean and simply decorated, providing ample seating for large crowds.

I came for lunch and was pleasantly surprised when I was offered a cup of tea while waiting for my food.

I ordered the egg dosa, garlic naan, and pomfret fish curry.

The egg dosa was large and came with four different dipping sauces, which were all flavorful and added great texture to the dish.

The garlic naan was also quite tasty and generously portioned.

As for the pomfret fish curry, it had a good spice level, tender fish, and a delicious curry sauce.

The portion was small and sufficient for one, but it paired well with both the plain rice and the garlic naan.

The Royal Indian Cuisine · 5425 Hwy 6 #b400, Missouri City, TX 77459, United States
★★★★★ · Restaurant

Alex's Kitchen

One of the best Italian meals I've ever had was at Alex's Kitchen.

The food and presentation were absolutely exquisite.

And believe me when I say this – fried lemon slices are not only delicious, but they pair exceptionally well with fried calamari.

Let me not forget to mention the scrumptious Blueberry and Peach Crostata we had for dessert.

On a Tuesday night, I had crab cakes and corn pudding, and although I didn't particularly like the corn pudding (it had a flan-like texture), the crab cakes were delicious and very filling.

This place has quickly become one of my favorite restaurants in town.

I love their artichoke and crab cake appetizers, and their Lobster special and Shrimp with corn risotto never disappoint.

The cozy atmosphere and reasonable prices make Alex's Kitchen a must-visit for any food lover.

Just be sure to make a reservation if you plan on stopping by during the weekends.

Alex’s Kitchen · 2601 Cartwright Rd, Missouri City, TX 77459, Verenigde Staten
★★★★★ · Italiaans restaurant

Ramble Creek Grill Riverstone

I recently dined at Ramble Creek Grill Riverstone, and it was an incredible experience.

I couldn't even bring myself to stop eating to take a picture, that's how good the food was!

I started off with the Seasonal Old Fashioned, which was not only delicious but also generously poured.

Their wide range of menu options made it difficult to choose just one dish, but I finally settled on the Boudin Egg Rolls as an appetizer.

For my main course, I tried the Shrimp Etouffe, which was delightful.

The overall vibe and decor of the place, including the awesome blue floor, added to the experience.

I also appreciated that there was ample space to move around, even when the restaurant was busy.

During my second visit, I decided to try something new and went for the steak with potatoes and asparagus.

The meatloaf gravy on the side was a game-changer–they should seriously consider bottling and selling it separately!

The service and drinks were great, as always, and I will definitely be coming back for more.

Ramble Creek Grill Riverstone · 7022 Hwy 6, Missouri City, TX 77459, United States
★★★★★ · Restaurant

NAKA Ramen

Let me tell you about my recent visit to NAKA Ramen in Missouri City.

This place has easily become one of my favorite ramen spots in the Houston area.

The broth is lighter than most ramens I've tried, but it's incredibly flavorful!

I ordered the Naka Chicken Ramen and the tempura shrimp and vegetables, and both were absolutely fantastic.

Being a cold evening, the ramen was even more inviting and comforting.

I also appreciate how consistent the quality of the food is here.

Every time I visit, the dishes are just as delicious and satisfying as before.

Another thing I love about NAKA Ramen is their special offer.

If you order $35 or more, they give you free chicken karaage on the house!

Just make sure to ask for a side of dipping sauce since it doesn't come with any.

And if you're a fan of takoyaki, give theirs a try–though it could use a bit more sauce to avoid being too dry.

If you're a ramen lover like me, I highly recommend giving this place a try!

NAKA Ramen · 4899 Hwy 6 Suite 102-B, Missouri City, TX 77459, United States
★★★★★ · Ramen restaurant

Asia Blue

Every time I grab some takeout from Asia Blue, I'm not only impressed by the packaging that ensures no spills or messes in my car but also by the high quality of everything that comes with the meal, even down to the soy sauce and chopsticks.

Asia Blue's menu offers a wide variety of dishes, and I've noticed that they've been improving the quality of food over time.

Their green curry is to die for, packed with fresh, colorful veggies, and their Taiwanese popcorn chicken has gotten so much better than before.

I really hope they can open up the full restaurant soon, as I'd love to dine in and enjoy the atmosphere.

Recently, I was craving ramen during a random cold spell, and Asia Blue exceeded my expectations.

I ordered the spicy tonkatsu (not officially on the menu, but they were happy to accommodate my request), and it was absolutely delicious.

The broth was rich and flavorful, the noodles had the perfect bite, and the meat was thick, slightly fatty, and full of flavor.

Plus, the bamboo shoots, egg texture, and separately packed green onions and seaweed made the whole meal even more enjoyable.

In addition to the ramen, I added a $5 side of bok choy and pork, which was a fantastic deal and tasted amazing.

I also appreciated the little sides of lotus root, seaweed, and edamame that came with the ramen.

To top it all off, the customer service at Asia Blue is always on point.

Asia Blue · 4899 HWY6 Ste 101c, Missouri City, TX 77459, United States
★★★★★ · Asian restaurant

Happy Crab

I finally decided to check out Happy Crab after hearing so much buzz about it in my neighborhood, and it did not disappoint!

I love their cute little lobster statue and the beautifully decorated, sea-themed interior.

The atmosphere was comfortable, and the music played added to the overall ambiance.

I started my meal with some fresh raw oysters, served with lemon, horseradish, and cocktail sauce.

For my main course, I couldn't resist trying their Weekend Special, featuring snow crab legs, a lobster tail, and an abundance of plump shrimp.

The flavors were absolutely amazing!

What impressed me the most was the kid-friendly environment at Happy Crab.

They provide a kids menu and even give crayons for the little ones to color while they wait for their meals.

Happy Crab · 5418 Hwy 6 suit 210, Missouri City, TX 77459, United States
★★★★★ · Cajun restaurant


I've been a fan of Micheaux's ever since they opened their new location on Hwy 6.

You can check out their website here.

I've had the pleasure of dining in and ordering to-go, and let me tell you, their food never disappoints.

One of my favorite dishes to order is their oxtail.

The taste is always spot-on, and the rice and gravy make for a perfect meal.

Another dish I highly recommend is their baked chicken and Alfredo pasta–it is hands down one of the best I've ever had.

The dessert options at Micheaux's are also fantastic, especially the coconut pineapple cake.

The perfect blend of flavors will leave your taste buds craving more.

If you haven't had the chance to try Micheaux's yet, I highly recommend it.

Their southern-inspired dishes and friendly atmosphere will have you coming back for more.

Micheaux’s · 6850 Hwy 6 Ste. 200, Missouri City, TX 77459, Verenigde Staten
★★★★★ · Southern-restaurant (VS)

Danny's Crawfish & Seafood

The other day, I decided to try out Danny's Crawfish & Seafood for lunch with my family.

The place is a quaint little seafood spot that offers a few tables to dine in.

I was pleased with the ample parking space and easily accessible location.

The atmosphere was pretty laid back during lunchtime, but I could see many people coming in to pick up their orders for takeout.

I ordered the garlic butter crawfish with medium spice and two corns, while my dad went for the oyster basket, and my brother opted for the fish basket.

The food exceeded my expectations in terms of taste and seasoning.

My crawfish had the perfect blend of spiciness and sweetness, making it a delightful experience.

My dad was also very happy with his oyster basket, especially the well-seasoned fries.

Apart from the food, the service at Danny's Crawfish & Seafood was excellent, and the host made sure to explain everything to us as it was our first visit.

The place was clean and even had a restroom available, making it a convenient and comfortable dining experience.

One thing that stood out to me was their hushpuppies–they were the best I've ever had, and I would go back just for them!

Danny’s Crawfish & Seafood · 7046 W Fuqua St, Missouri City, TX 77489, Verenigde Staten
★★★★☆ · Visrestaurant

Swamp Chicken Mo City

I finally had the chance to visit Swamp Chicken Mo City, and let me tell you, it was worth the wait!

As soon as I walked in, I knew I was in for a treat with their RN&B hits playing in the background and the aroma of their delicious sweet tea.

I ended up trying the boudin stuffed wings, fried pickles, and their famous red beans and rice.

The wings were the star of the show–crispy, perfectly cooked, and the boudin stuffing was simply to die for.

The red beans and rice were the best I've ever had, and the fried pickles were out of this world!

I even tried their Hurricane frozen cocktail, which was a perfect addition to the meal.

I'm already planning my next visit to try out their gator, grits, and banana pudding.

Swamp Chicken Mo City · 8035 Hwy 6, Missouri City, TX 77459, United States
★★★★☆ · Chicken restaurant

Casa Vaqueros

I've been living in the neighborhood for years, and one place that always hits the spot is Casa Vaqueros.

This Mexican restaurant has become a family favorite for its delicious food and friendly atmosphere.

The outdoor seating area is perfect for those warm evenings, and I can't help but indulge in their selection of refreshing margaritas.

Although the place can get quite busy on certain days, I've found that going for lunch is an excellent way to enjoy the food without the crowds.

Their fajita plates are generously sized, making them ideal for sharing, and you definitely can't go wrong with a Mexican Coke to wash it down.

The prices are quite reasonable, and the service is always top-notch.

I've even brought along a large group of friends and family, and we were accommodated without any issues.

Casa Vaqueros · 2140 FM 1092 Rd, Missouri City, TX 77459, United States
★★★★☆ · Mexican restaurant

Mo City Crawfish

I was craving some good crawfish, and when I visited Mo City Crawfish, it delivered beyond my expectations.

I was thrilled to see that they had a promotion for 5 lbs of crawfish for just $25, so I decided to give it a try.

The garlic butter flavor was the best I've ever had.

The crawfish were boiled to perfection, soft, tender, and absolutely bursting with flavor.

The sweet corn they served alongside was the real deal–so sweet and delicious, I couldn't get enough.

I also tried their seafood garlic noodles, which were equally amazing.

Now, I couldn't leave without trying some of their other dishes.

I went for the fried platter and the lemon pepper wings.

The lemon pepper wings, on the other hand, were a pleasant surprise.

They were fried to a perfect crisp and had a good size to them.

I even ordered a baby brisket pho for my little one, and it was just the right size for a baby.

The broth was on the sweeter side, but it had a good amount of noodles and meats, making it perfect for my baby to enjoy.

Mo City Crawfish · 4751 Hwy 6, Missouri City, TX 77459, United States
★★★★☆ · Restaurant

7Spice Seafood Restaurant

One of my favorite go-to spots in town is 7Spice, a cozy counter-serve setup offering a simple menu of delicious Cajun-style eats.

My frequent visits have never been disappointing, with excellent service and LEGIT food.

One of my top recommendations is their King platter which is a must-try if you're in the area.

The place is very professional and clean, making me want to return soon.

I particularly love their fried Catfish and Shrimp, but I've also had the snow crab combo, which was amazing.

Although sometimes the place can get busy, the wait is worth it for the delicious food and excellent service.

Just remember to ask for plates and utensils if you need them, as they might forget during peak hours.

7Spice · 2240 Texas Pkwy, Missouri City, TX 77489, United States
★★★★☆ · Seafood restaurant

The Bluebonnet Grille

I absolutely love dining at The Bluebonnet Grille.

It has quickly become my go-to spot for a delicious meal, whether it's breakfast, lunch, or dinner.

The American restaurant never disappoints with its mouthwatering dishes and impeccable service.

One of my favorite things to order at The Bluebonnet Grille is their chicken and waffles.

The combination of crispy, tender chicken and fluffy waffles drizzled with syrup is simply to die for!

Don't even get me started on their pancakes; they're so light and flavorful that I can't help but order them every time I visit.

And if you're a fan of breakfast tacos, this is the place for you.

The flavors are so perfectly balanced that it's hard not to shed a tear of joy after your first bite.

The best part about dining at The Bluebonnet Grille, besides the amazing food, is the incredible service.

Additionally, the prices are quite reasonable, so you can enjoy a fantastic meal without breaking the bank.

The Bluebonnet Grille · 2880 La Quinta Dr, Missouri City, TX 77459, United States
★★★★☆ · American restaurant

Crawfish Bistro

I've had the pleasure of dining at Crawfish Bistro a couple of times.

Their website, crawfishbistro.com, is where I first discovered this gem of a Cajun restaurant.

On my first visit, I went there with my partner to celebrate our anniversary, and we couldn't have chosen a better place!

The atmosphere was intimate and cozy, with classic rock tunes playing in the background.

Their frozen drinks were simply divine and totally worth trying.

The food was the absolute highlight, though.

I am still in awe of the delicious crawfish and the best gumbo I've ever tasted.

The oysters were also incredibly fresh and enormous!

This restaurant surely lived up to its name, and I couldn't wait to return.

Crawfish Bistro · 9340, 100 Hwy 6 S Suite, Missouri City, TX 77459, United States
★★★★☆ · Cajun restaurant

Other restaurants nearby

First Watch (Sugar Land)

I have been a regular at First Watch for quite some time now.

Living in the area, it's my go-to brunch spot whenever I want to treat myself to a delicious and health-minded meal.

The cafe offers a wide variety of breakfast, brunch, and lunch options–from fluffy omelets to fresh salads and hearty soups.

What I love about First Watch is the cozy and laid-back atmosphere, making it the perfect place to catch up with friends or enjoy a quiet meal alone.

I can't get enough of their coffee, which is absolutely delicious!

And their farm-to-market food ensures that I am always dining on the freshest ingredients.

Another highlight of First Watch is the selection of refreshing juices.

My personal favorite is the watermelon wake-up juice, which is perfect for those warm summer mornings.

Not only do they serve amazing food and drinks, but they also often have special offers and coupons, like the one I used on my birthday.

First Watch · 9920 US-90 ALT Suite 150C, Sugar Land, TX 77478, United States
★★★★★ · Breakfast restaurant

Lasbela Restaurant (Sugar Land)

I still remember the first time I stepped into Lasbela Restaurant.

It was a chilly evening, and my friends and I were in the mood for some authentic Pakistani cuisine.

We decided to go for a mix of classics and some unique house specials, and let me tell you, we were not disappointed.

Every dish we tried was cooked to perfection, delivering an explosion of flavor with every bite.

One thing that truly stood out for us was the impeccable service.

They were attentive, courteous, and genuinely interested in making our evening as enjoyable as possible.

Lasbela Restaurant has since become our go-to spot for family celebrations, date nights, or even just a casual dinner after work.

The combination of delicious food, warm atmosphere, and exceptional service never fails to impress us.

Lasbela Restaurant & Catering · 13849 Southwest Fwy, Sugar Land, TX 77478, Verenigde Staten
★★★★★ · Pakistaans restaurant

Final Thoughts

Missouri City truly offers a diverse and unique dining scene, capturing the essence of Texan hospitality and flavor while incorporating global cuisine.

As someone who calls this city home, I can personally vouch for the quality of these establishments and recommend them to anyone looking to explore the best of what Missouri City has to offer.

So, the next time you find yourself in this charming city, be sure to treat your taste buds to an unforgettable meal at one or more of these fantastic restaurants!

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