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Cfleet Oct 20, 2011 05:28 PM

I have a first date tomorrow night and he has given me the choice of restaurant. I would love to possibly go to a Greek restaurant in or around the zip code 77027. I really don't want anything too expensive because that's just not me but I do want something a bit intimate and maybe even a little fun. I am open to other cuisine suggestions and ideas.

Thanks for all your help!

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  1. DaTulip Oct 20, 2011 08:02 PM

    Sorry I'm no help on Greek & not expensive around the Galleria is tough. O'Porto wine bar on Richmond is fun with good food, but could ne loud for a 1st date. If you like a good sandwich, Jake's Philly Steaks on Chimney Rock near Westheimer is nice.

    Does anyone know if One's a Meal is still open/good? It might fit the bill.

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    Jake's Philly Steaks
    2944 Chimney Rock Rd, Houston, TX 77056

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    1. re: DaTulip
      DaTulip Oct 20, 2011 08:05 PM

      Another possibility a little bit further is Laurier Cafe on Richmond across from the Velvet Melvin.

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      Laurier Cafe
      3139 Richmond Ave, Houston, TX 77098

      1. re: DaTulip
        Lambowner Oct 22, 2011 07:29 AM

        Laurier Cafe would be great for a date! I also like Haven, off of Kirby tucked back in there on Algerian Way. It's not far from your target.

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        Laurier Cafe
        3139 Richmond Ave, Houston, TX 77098

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      jscarbor Oct 26, 2011 05:53 AM

      AT ONE TIME Alexander the Great Greek on Alabama and Sage was a fantastic restaurant with some of Houston's best seafood. Have not been in years though. This would be first date worthy if still good.

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      Alexander the Great Greek Restaurant
      3055 Sage Rd, Houston, TX 77056

      1. Cheflambo Oct 29, 2011 08:48 PM

        Please get back to us on where you finally went. And if there is a second date, I highly recommend Haven.

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