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Mark’s American Cuisine

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As Zagat’s “#1 Food Spot in Houston” for the past 13 years, this acclaimed restaurant is a citywide icon for its exceptional dining and attentive service.

  • Mark’s American Cuisine
  • Mark’s American Cuisine
  • Mark’s American Cuisine
  • Mark’s American Cuisine
  • Mark’s American Cuisine
  • Mark’s American Cuisine
  • Mark’s American Cuisine

Eight-Course Tasting Menu for Two & Truffles

$300 $180 40% off

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  • Eight-course chef's tasting menu for two
  • One signature box of truffles

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What we love

  • Receiving top awards from Food & Wine, Houston Press, Wine Spectator, Wine Enthusiast and Zagat, Mark’s American Cuisine is one of the most renowned dining institutions in Houston.
  • During your exclusive chef’s tasting, you’ll feast on eight inventive courses that change daily to incorporate the freshest seasonal ingredients.
  • Your introductory courses can range from truffle mascarpone flan with butterscotch mushrooms and balsamic vinaigrette, to roasted moonfish with fork-mashed lobster potatoes, sugar snap peas and corn succotash in a rich Cognac sauce.
  • Other possibilities include Bordelaise-topped beef filet as well as quail, duck and apple ravioli with slow-roasted oxtail, Texas peaches and apricot chutney in a foie gras and truffle butter.
  • Dessert courses may include mignardises and indulgences like coconut banana cream pie, sticky bun bread pudding, raspberry shortbread tart and warm chocolate cake with German coconut-pecan icing and pecan brittle ice cream.
  • Once a 1920s church, the candle-lit dining space showcases towering Gothic arches, hand-painted deco walls and cozy tables that inhabit historic alcoves like the former choir loft.

What to know

  • Redeem by: Tuesday, November 4, 2014
  • This offer is subject to Terms and Conditions
  • Offer is final sale and non-refundable
  • Not valid on holidays
  • Vegetarian and allergy requests will be accommodated
  • Subject to availability; please call well ahead of desired reservation date
  • Gratuity is not included; 20% gratuity will be added to the pre-discounted check
  • Substitutions to this menu are politely declined
  • Tax is not included and will be charged at the time of redemption
  • Limit two per member; one additional may be purchased as a gift
  • Voucher may be used to obtain the discount until November 4, 2014; after this date, the voucher is valid for the amount paid for five years from date of purchase, longer if provided by law


1658 Westheimer Road
Houston, TX 77006

About Mark’s American Cuisine

When Mark’s American Cuisine debuted on Houston’s culinary scene in 1997, it immediately earned a respected place on the Best New Restaurants lists of everyone from Food & Wine to Gourmet and Esquire. Nearly 20 years later, Mark’s continues its legacy of exceptional dining and unparalleled service under husband-and-wife team Mark and Lisa Cox. Formally trained at the Culinary Institute of America, Mark helms the kitchen with finesse and creativity as he serves a daily changing menu of imaginative dishes. Inspired courses feature unconventional pairings like saffron-smoked salmon, coffee-roasted pork loin and Powder Point oysters with crab ragout.

Named one of the city’s Most Romantic Restaurants by Houston Press, Mark’s American Cuisine provides a picturesque dining experience. Located in a 1920s renovated church, the sultry space features golden ceilings, hand-painted deco walls and ornate Gothic arches. Perfect for a special occasion, a private dining room inhabits the former cloisters, while the choir area has been converted into a second-story dining loft.

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