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Cafe Pita +

Map & Directions 10890 Westheimer
Houston, TX 77042
  • Bosnian
  • Sun 12pm-9pm, Mon-Thu 11am-9pm, Fri 11am-10pm, Sat 12pm-10pm
  • All Major Credit Cards
  • Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Takeout
  • Dinner, Lunch
  • BYOB
  • Not Accepted
  • Lot Available


Houston Press' Description

In case you're not familiar with Bosnian food, it's a fusion of Turkish, Greek and Italian cuisines. If this tiny, hole-in-the-wall place is always busy, it's because of the inexpensive and excellent food. Specials include the lamb shank, fried anchovies with a sweet red pepper sauce, brown bean soup and the cevap, a sausage sandwich, all served with lepinja bread, which is a cross between pita and an English muffin.

Member Reviews

  • houstonpressbestof wrote a review for Cafe Pita +
    on 05/06/09

    Cevapcici, or cevaps for short, are the Slavic version of kebabs. It's also the Bosnian national dish and the signature item at Café Pita +, Houston's favorite Bosnian restaurant. To make cevaps, ground beef and lamb are mixed with pureed onions, herbs and spices, formed into cylinders and grilled. The result tastes like a hamburger and looks like a hot dog. An order of cevaps at... More >>

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  • Eater on 10/05/11

    It's Bosnian food, it's good and it's comforting. Plus, it was on Diners Drive-ins and Dives and you know that makes it legit, right? [Eater 38 Member]

  • Food Network on 12/01/11

    On Diners, Drive-In and Dives, Guy Fieri found this joint in a strip mall where a couple of guys from Bosnia are serving up mom-inspired classics.

  • Houston Press on 09/25/13

    Try their Baklava Cheesecake. The flaky sweetness of the delicate baklava finds a firm complementary base in the thick vanilla cheesecake!

  • Eva K. on 03/09/11

    Love their fried cheese!

  • mark t. on 11/04/09

    Order the cevap!

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