Pasadena has abundant dining options, with restaurants that are family friendly, for the after-work crowd, or perfect for a casual date night. There is something for everyone in Pasadena and with Houston only minutes away, residents and guests can easily head into the city for a special night out.

Our retail sector is booming and new restaurants are playing an important role in that. Many of the newer restaurants are being built in the Beltway 8 Corridor, with smaller neighborhood restaurants serving residents throughout the city.

Some local favorites include:

  • Razzoo’s Cajun Cafe
  • Chuy’s
  • Outback Steakhouse
  • Cheddar’s
  • Saltgrass Steakhouse
  • Bubba’s 33
  • Pappa’s Bar-B-Q
  • Silver Sycamore
  • Ernie’s
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Explore nature in Pasadena. The pink sunsets at Burke Crenshaw Park are breathtaking and strolling through Armand Bayou Nature Center is the best way to see wildlife in its natural habitat.