Houston and Galveston Restaurants


  • 22 N. Chenevert St. Map It
  • Downtown
  • Mexican

Published 08/07/2014

Fodor's Review

Irma and her family dish out home-style Mexican specialties to a wait-in-line breakfast and lunch crowd (weekdays only) of lawyers, judges, cube-dwellers, and sports fans. The surroundings may be homey, but this place is not cheap—still, the food has made Irma's a local landmark. There's no menu: your server will tell you what is available. Opt for the chicken-and-spinach enchiladas with green chili sauce, and wash it all down with the famous lemonade. Irma opens on weekends when the Astros are in town—and stays open until 6 pm during the week on home-game days.

Restaurant Information


22 N. Chenevert St., Houston, Texas, 77002, United States

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Restaurant Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Closed weekends, no dinner

Published 08/07/2014


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