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Banana Leaf

9889 Bellaire Blvd Ste 311, Suite A, Houston, TX 77036-3468
+1 713-771-8118
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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CUISINES
Asian, Malaysian
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
9889 Bellaire Blvd Ste 311, Suite A, Houston, TX 77036-3468
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1 - 10 of 95 reviews

Reviewed 22 January 2018

Such nice flavors! I could eat here everyday if I lived closer. Imaging the great flavors of Chinese and Indian foods mixed together. Roti canai. Spicy calamari. Sizzling tofu (bean curd). Stir fried flat noodle. Basil beef. You just cannot go wrong with these dishes....More

Thank InfreqTrav1000
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

I stopped in solo to check it out for possible return trips, now certain to occur. I tried a Dosa appetizer and a Singapore Llakso (noodle/curry/ coconut milk/chicken/shrimp/lemongrass) soup. Very nice waiters including a special one, Julian. Attentive,helpful for those new to the range of...More

Thank Arrietavagabundo
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

My first Malaysian spot and I love love loved it. The waitress was cool and helped me eat my food a different way to taste the different flavors. I had the rice noodle with salty fish and it was AWESOME! I'm not from TX but...More

Thank ohtempus
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Best crispy calamari in town. The crispy boneless duck is unique, only found here, is truly crispy, and addictive. Try the eggplant belacan for something exotic. They seem to be the only ones serving Hokkien mee (Malaysian noodles) in Houston.

Thank Beyowence
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Crammed into a strip mall in Houston's Chinatown, this eatery isn't glamorous or luxurious, but offers good Malaysian food at a reasonable price. Roti and satay are hearty enough to make a whole meal, or go ahead and order rendang or a curry with rice....More

Thank jcomer2001
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Basil beef was okay. Sweet an sour chicken was soggy and flavorless. Shrimp curry likewise not much flavor, and eggplant over cooked. Good portions. Wasn't terrible, just not good.

Thank RockHound74
Reviewed 23 February 2017

This used to be a great restaurant for some authentic Southeast Asian food, the last couple of times we went, the food quality was very poor. They even served a coconut drink that has gone bad, the brown spots can clearly be seen on the...More

Thank roadtripswc
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

This is the second time TripAdvisor has let me down in 6 years. Lettuce wraps, mostly green peppers. Sesame chicken, dry and overcooked. Fried rice, bland. Many of the items on the menu are not available too. I wasn't the only table having trouble ordering....More

Thank BeenThere410
Reviewed 25 January 2017

We had the steamed noodles. Great. The other food we ordered was OK but is was probably not the best choices. Most of the customers seem Asian and they tried a lot of exotic things. Very comfortable. Staff Friendly. Its near my sons work and...More

Thank Joe P
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

The extensive and diverse menu provides great dishes for all to taste from Singaporean, Chinese to even Indian! This visit I ordered the fried bean curd, stir fry garlic snow pea leaves, fried calamari, Singaporean fried rice (curious how it was different than Chinese fried...More

Thank buoywin2010
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9889 Bellaire Blvd Ste 311, Suite A, Houston, TX 77036-3468
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-771-8118
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