Shopping and having a meal is a great way to spend a day in The Woodlands! While at The Woodlands Mall, consider grabbing a bite to eat at one of the many nearby restaurants. From Italian cuisine to Asian-inspired and South African fare, this one hot spot location has it all!
PELI PELI SOUTH AFRICAN KITCHEN
Peli Peli is a South African-inspired concept that features steak, chicken, and seafood highlighting flavors from around the world. The restaurant might be best known for the popular espetadas menu item, which is beef, chicken, or seafood on a hanging skewer and other shareable plates.
BRIO TUSCAN GRILLE
Everyone is ready to eat and you need a good place for the family. Just a few steps from the front entrance of The Woodlands Mall is Brio Italian Grille. Experience the bold flavors of Italy in a relaxed patio or restaurant area. Menu items include pasta, salad, fresh seafood, and house-made cocktails. Enjoy your meal outside on the patio area, right on The Waterway. Feel free to valet your car and stop in for dinner and shopping. Self-parking is also available.
An afternoon of shopping is made perfect with lunch or dinner at Bazille inside Nordstrom. You’ll find the restaurant on the 2nd floor across from Kids’ Shoes. This chic Woodlands Mall restaurant location offers appetizers, salads, brick-oven pizzas, and homemade desserts. The bar area serves internationally sourced wines and handcrafted cocktails. There is also a kid's menu with healthy options! We recommend you make a reservation ahead of time, as Bazille often fills up fast. Also in Nordstrom, stop by eBar where you’ll find artfully prepared espresso drinks, coffee blends, and locally sourced pastries. They offer healthy snacks and grab-and-go lunch options.
THE CHEESECAKE FACTORY
Located on level one near Barnes and Nobles Bookstore, is The Cheesecake Factory. This upscale casual restaurant has 200+ menu items including specialty salads, pasta, pizzas, sandwiches, steaks, fish, and more. Save room for dessert! From Oreo flavor to strawberry, there are 50 delicious cheesecake options for you to choose from. The Cheesecake Factory serves lunch, dinner, and Sunday Brunch. They also have a full bar stocked with plenty of drinking options.
P.F. Chang’s near The Woodlands Waterway offers an extensive menu featuring a variety of Asian-inspired items. From lunch to dinner, the menu includes favorites like Chang's Lettuce Wraps, Sushi, Egg Drop Soup, and Orange Chicken.
FLEMING'S PRIME STEAKHOUSE & WINE BAR
Shopping with friends? Nothing fuels you up better than a nice steak. Fleming’s is located on the south side of The Woodlands Mall right along The Woodlands Waterway. The bar is always open and the wine manager has curated a wide selection of locally selected wines and hand-crafted cocktails. Looking for a family outing? Fleming's offers a three-course children's menu for ages 12 and under.
If it's a fast and casual meal you're after, grab a burger and fries from Shake Shack! Their large patio makes for a more relaxed dining atmosphere, which can be needed after a day of shopping. Shake Shack also offers Chicken Bites and Chicken Sandwiches as well as Hot Dogs, Shakes, and Frozen Custard.
Located outside The Woodlands Mall, Torchy's Tacos offers up cooked-to-order tacos, burritos, and salads. Don't sleep on their chips and dips, they serve two types of queso, guacamole, and salsa! If you have a long day of shopping ahead of you, you might want to stop here first for a breakfast taco to get fully charged for the day.
Click here for a full list of dining options in and around The Woodlands Mall, including Food Court options. The variety of sit-down and fast-casual restaurants make it easier to shop until you drop.