Best Bloody Marys In Houston

June 6, 2012 6:00 AM

There is nothing like a great bloody mary to start your weekend off right. From ice houses, restaurants and build it yourself bars, you can gulp down one of these delicious libations with complete satisfaction.

Bloody marys and brunch, two words that go hand in hand. Houston has many well kept, secret gems that offer some of the best bloody marys around. Look here as a guide for getting one of these delicious veggie concoctions in hand.
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Cadillac Bar
1802 Shepherd Dr
Houston, TX 77007
(713) 862-2020

Hours: Mon to Thurs – 11 a.m. to 10 p.m., Fri – 11 a.m. to 11 p.m., Sat – 8:30 a.m. to 11 p.m., Sun – 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.

For over 25 years, the Cadillac Bar has been serving Houston authentic Mexican food and drinks. Known for its long list of famous visitors, tequila and margaritas, their bloody mary bars on Sundays are also amazing. Once you have your vodka, add tomato juice and personalized ingredients like baby corn, pickled okra, lemon, olives, Worcestershire sauce and both pickled and fresh peppers. A drink like this likely will leave you thirsty for more.

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Darkhorse Tavern
2207 Washington Ave
Houston, TX 77007
(713) 426-2442

Price: $3.50 on Sunday happy hour
Hours: Daily – 4 p.m. to 2 a.m., Happy hour daily – 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

The Darkhorse Tavern is unlike many other bars. It offers pinball, board games, classic video games, free popcorn, snacks during happy hour and a juke box for playing your favorite songs. The bloody mary is their happy hour special for your Sunday morning brunch, and is one of the house favorites at Darkhorse Tavern. Not only does the taste explode in your mouth, but these drinks are the ultimate meal in a cup. Loaded up with overflowing vegetables, you may not even need to order a meal. However if you still have room to spare, go with a pizza.

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2310 Decatur St
Houston, TX 77007
(713) 864-2328

Price: $8
Hours: Mon – Closed, Tues, Wed, Sun – 11 a.m. to 9 p.m., Thurs, Fri, Sat – 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Just like its namesake, Beaver’s brings everyone in Houston together for great drinks and food. The ice house offers many unforgettable dishes such as their fried pickles, beaver dessert balls, beaver nut burger, bacon ice cream and beaver cakes. To complement these dishes, order up a delicious bloody mary. They create a unique concoction, brought together with ingredients such as celery-infused tomato juice, wasabi and Big Daddy’s Hot Sauce. You’ve never tasted anything like it.

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Saint Genevieve
2800 Kirby Dr
Houston, TX 77098
(713) 524-2441

Hours: Mon – Closed, Tues to Sat – 4 p.m. to 2 a.m., Sun – 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Divine Brunch Sundays are quite adventurous at Saint Genevieve. With endless combinations, your head will spin as you choose your own ingredients at the bloody mary bar. A few of the favorite choices are hot sauce, pickled vegetables, onions, bacon and cheddar cheese cubes. Be sure to try a little bit of everything because the same ingredients may not be back next week.

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Mia Bella Trattoria
320 Main St
Houston, TX 77002
(713) 237-0505

Price: $2.50, $10 bottomless bloody marys
Hours: Mon – 11 a.m. to 10 p.m., Tues to Thurs – 11 a.m. to 11 p.m., Fri and Sat – 11 a.m. to 12 a.m., Sun – Closed

Mia Bella Trattoria brings Italy to the heart of Houston’s Main Street. Bottomless bloody marys, champagne, mimosas or bellinis are a must with your Saturday brunch. Choose one or go back and forth between them. Be sure to order the crab cakes with your drink because the combination is nothing short of delightful. With $0.25 refills, you will not be able to beat this deal.

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Kelli Kelly is a freelance writer who resides in Houston, Texas. Discovering how to make recipes family friendly, healthy, and in a short amount of time using ingredients that can usually be found in your pantry already is a passion of Kelli’s. She also helps to teach children’s cooking/baking classes and parties. Her work can be found at

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