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Uchi, "house" in Japanese, is founded by James Beard Award‑winning Chef Tyson Cole. A delicate balance of elevated food and impeccable service, Uchi offers non‑traditional Japanese cuisine with signature tastings, sushi, and seasonal omakase.

hours

sunday - thursday 4pm - 10pm friday - saturday 4pm - 11pm

happy hour

daily 4pm - 6pm

private dining

Ideal space to gather for any occasion such as corporate events, birthdays, and other special gatherings. more info

complimentary valet located across the street in front of Marmo Restaurant

special feature

A close-up of a hand holding a pair of chopsticks surrounded by a table of food and drink.
tues ‑ feb 14

valentine's day

our special valentine's day omakase menu available for dine‑in on tues feb 14.

pre‑order our special takeout menu beginning tues jan 31 for pick‑up on tues feb 14.
Please note your interest in this omakase when reserving.

local favorites

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Hama Chili served on a white plate.
hama chili yellowtail, ponzu, thai chili, orange supreme
walu walu oak-grilled escolar, yuzupon, candied citrus, myoga
Walu Walu served in a black and white bowl.
Kinoko Nabe served in a black bowl.
kinoko nabe seasonal mushroom, koshihikari rice, tentsuya, egg yolk
Fried Milk served on a white plate.
fried milk vanilla custard, salted fudge, toasted blondie
masu nigiri ocean trout
Masu Nigiri served on a wooden plate.
masu nigiri ocean trout
Kinoko Nabe served in a black bowl.
kinoko nabe seasonal mushroom, koshihikari rice, tentsuya, egg yolk
hirame usuzukuri thinly-sliced flounder, candied quinoa, olive oil
Hirame Usuzukuri served on a white plate.
Gyutoro served on a wooden plate.
gyutoro 72-hour short rib

houston chefs

Stephen Conklin, chef de cuisine of Uchi Houston.

stephen conklin

chef de cuisine
Kevin Le, chef de cuisine of Uchi Houston.

kevin le

chef de cuisine

private dining

A private dining room at Uchi Houston.
Whether you’re planning a gathering of 15 people or 150 people, private dining at Uchi, Uchiko, or Uchibā offers an ideal space to gather for any occasion such as corporate events, birthdays, and other special gatherings.

art + design

Custom spalted pecan host stand by SYD Furniture.

SYD Furniture

host stand

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SYD furniture created the custom host stand featured at the entry of Uchi Houston. The piece is custom made with spalted pecan and is the first impression of guests entering the space.

Stacked plank entry of Uchi Houston by Vintage Material Supply Co.

Vintage Material Supply Co

character grade wood throughout

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Vintage Material Supply Company supplied the character grade wood throughout the space, including the stacked plank entry feature that creates a dynamic screen, defining the entry from the rest of the dining space

A wide angle view of the dining room at Uchi Houston.

Michael Hsu Office of Architecture

architecture

read more about Michael Hsu Office of Architecture

Michael Hsu Office of Architecture designed the space to embrace some of the existing conditions of the historic building, such as the iconic arched window openings, into the Uchi dining experience.