Yikes! It’s the eleventh hour and you still don’t have a dinner reservation for tonight? Quick – book  a table at a restaurant from one of our picks below and nobody ever has to know you waited until the last minute to plan something special.

Killen’s Steakhouse 

Pray that you can still get a table at this dining destination named one of the “Best Steaks in the U.S.” by Food and Wine Magazine. Le Cordon Bleu-trained chef and Pearland resident Ronnie Killen is known for prime cuts at this award-winning spot. The signature Wagyu long bone-in rib-eye is a must.

Viola & Agnes’ NeoSoul Café 

Eat your heart out at this hidden gem in Nassau Bay – the perfect place for a last-minute Valentine’s Day surprise. You and your sweetie will love this café’s comforting soul food, including oxtails, shrimp and grits, fried catfish, red beans and rice, and cornbread.

Amerigo's Grille The Woodlands

Amerigo’s Grille 

Nestled in The Woodlands, Amerigo’s is a family-owned, upscale restaurant with a charming outdoor terrace. Enjoy chef Arturo Osorio’s cutting-edge dishes of fresh seafood and wild game in the ambiance of a charming piano bar. The award-winning craft cocktails are sure to make you forget the stress of your last-minute reservation.

Merloin on 4th

This Thai restaurant and lounge allows you to step out of your comfort zone. Order the satay, skewered tender pieces of meat served with the house peanut sauce or trust the chef with a five-course meal prepared just for you.