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Backstreet Cafe

4.5 (1368)$$$New American restaurant

1103 S Shepherd Dr, Houston, TX 77019

Backstreet Cafe

1103 S Shepherd Dr, Houston, TX 77019

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backstreetcafe.net
May offer pickup
Grubhub
Ready in 20 min
$0.00 service fee
Seamless
Ready in 20 min
$0.00 service fee
Caviar
Ready in 21 min
DoorDash
Ready in 21 min
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Menu
Drink Kits
BLOODY MARY KIT
$35.00
bloody Mary kit Grey Goose Vodka + housemade bloody Mary mix [must order with food purchase]
SANGRIA KIT
$27.00
1 bottle of robust red wine, aged Mexican brandy and fresh juice mix of lime, orange, mango and pineapple juices Fresh juice shelf life of 4 days Makes a 7- 8 servings [must order with food purchase]
MIMOSA KIT
$18.00
bottle of bubbles + choice of orange juice or wild berry mix [must order with food purchase]
Starters
popular
Duck Spring Rolls
$13.00
ginger-scallion soy sauce
Tortilla Soup
$12.00
smoked chicken, roasted tomato, cream, avocado, tortilla strips
Red Pepper Hummus
$12.00
pita, celery, carrot
Pear Flatbread
$17.00
poached pear, fig, goat cheese, honey, arugula, roasted almonds, lemon zest
Bibb Lettuce Salad
$14.00
(GF) creamy basil dressing, bacon, Parmesan, tomatoes, red onion
French Onion & Oxtail Soup
$13.00
rich oxtail broth, Gruyere cheese, brioche toast, herbs
Roasted Whole Cauliflower
$16.00
(GF) whipped feta, roasted red pepper butter, romesco
Lamb Meatballs
$14.00
cucumber, yogurt, lemon, parsley-mint pesto, feta
Beef Carpaccio
$17.00
thinly sliced onion rings, dressed arugula, shaved parmesan
Rosated Corn Crab Cakes
$29.00
remoulade, slaw
Entrees
Salmon Tacos
$20.00
(GF) black beans, crème fraiche, tomatillo salsa
popular
Pecan Chicken
$26.00
mashed potatoes, spinach, red pepper sauce
Jalapeño Fettuccine
$20.00
chicken, tomatoes, black beans, cilantro
Grilled Chicken Salad
$18.00
kale, Brussels sprouts, avocado, feta, dried cherries, almonds, lemon vinaigrette
popular
Grilled Chicken Sandwich
$18.00
pesto, olive tapenade, roasted peppers, goat cheese, arugula, French bread
Salmon Panzanella
$18.00
grilled salmon, toasted bread, arugula, tomato, olive, shaved Parmesan, lemon vinaigrette
Mediterranean Bowl
$22.00
grilled shrimp, Israeli couscous, hummus, cucumber, tomato, feta, olives, onion, parsley, spinach leaves, lemon oregano cinagrette, pita bread
Crispy Lobster Sandwich
$26.00
bacon, tomato, arugula, onion rings, red pepper remoulade, potato salad
Red Corn Chicken Enchiladas
$22.00
(GF) smoked chicken, corn pudding, cream, green beans
Wood-Grilled Hugo's Burger
$17.00
avocado, Chihuahua cheese, chipotle aioli, lettuce, tomato, red jalapeño, fries
Tagliatelle Bolognese
$20.00
slow-simmered tomato meat sauce, Parmesan cheese, pancetta, ricotta
Vegetarian
popular
Pear Salad
$13.00
red lettuces, bleu cheese, dried cherries, pomegranate, balsamic vinaigrette, walnuts
Eggplant Pappardelle
$18.00
roasted tomatoes, basil pesto, shaved Parmesan
Red Pepper Hummus
$12.00
pita, celery, carrot
Pear Flatbread
$17.00
poached pear, fig, goat cheese, honey, arugula, roasted almonds, lemon zest
Roasted Whole Cauliflower
$16.00
(GF) whipped feta, roasted red pepper butter, romesco
Veggie Bibb Lettuce Salad
$14.00
(GF) creamy basil dressing, Parmesan, tomatoes, red onion
Veggie Enchiladas
$18.00
(GF) asparagus, potatoes, broccolini, corn pudding, green beans, crème fraiche, tomatillo salsa
Mediterranean Bowl
$22.00
Israeli couscous, hummus, cucumber, tomato, feta, olives, onion, parsley, spinach leaves, lemon oregano cinagrette, pita bread
Black Pepper Tagliatelle
$16.00
grilled kale pesto, rainbow carrots, spinach, goat cheese crumbles
Grilled Eggplant Tacos
$16.00
(GF) (V) black beans, fire-roasted bell pepper, pickled red onion, tomatillo salsa
Veggie Platter
$22.00
(GF) (V) corn pudding, Brussel sprouts, green beans, cauliflower, asparagus risotto, macaroni and cheese
Sides
Corn Pudding
$7.00
(GF)
Charred Brussels Sprouts
$9.00
Bacon-Garlic Green Beans
$9.00
(GF)
Macaroni And Cheese
$9.00
French Fries
$7.00
Creamy Mashed Potatoes
$7.00
Confit Potatoes
$8.00
basil aioli
Kids Menu
PENNE PASTA
$7.00
marinara sauce or butter sauce, Parmesan
FRIED SHRIMP
$7.00
With fries
CRISPY CHICKEN TENDERS
$7.00
With fries
HOUSEMADE MACARONI AND CHEESE
$9.00
Dessert
Nutella-Chocolate Banana Pudding
$9.00
vanilla shortbread cookies, homemade nutella, crisp vanilla meringue
Butterscotch Brioche Bread Pudding
$9.00
orange cinnamon-vanilla ice cream, butterscotch caramel sauce
Blueberry Lemon Cake
$9.00
lemon basil ice cream, lemon gel, blueberry compote
Chocolate Truffle Cake
$9.00
deep dark chocolate cake, truffle mousse, chocolate-raspberry sauce
Milk Chocolate Crème Brûlée (GF)
$9.00
Sorbet
$7.00
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Cookbooks
BACKSTREET KITCHEN: SEASONAL RECIPES FROM OUR NEIGHBORHOOD CAFE
$34.95
Featuring more than 120 recipes from the restaurant's kitchen and bar, translated for the home kitchen and presented with inspiring photographs and personal stories.
HUGO ORTEGA'S STREET FOOD OF MEXICO
$34.95
From the tacos and masa-based treats of the central highlands to the cocteles and ceviches of the coast, each region has its specialties, and each dish conveys both deeply satisfying taste and a delicious feeling of place. In his warm way, Hugo shares the stories behind the dishes and provides recipes and instructions to make them accessible to cooks everywhere.

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