So this was my first time visiting Houston and I kept being told to try this place. I got the smothered pork chops with rice bed, green beans and macaroni. The greens, cabbage, mac & cheese, and okra w/ tomatoes are as good as my grandma used to make!! But you can't do that with Uber Eats. I also had the peach cobbler which was a sad disappointment, but that cheesecake tho! Menu may not be up to date. Came here on a Saturday and got the oxtail with mashed potatoes, yams, and greens beans. Not for me but for chilling lovers you get a big plate. We love to go here on Sunday afternoons! Order online for DoorDash’s super-fast delivery or pick-up. The highlight of the meal was the maple sweet potato cheesecake. I mean I wanted tow to kiss the cook they were good. I even ordered one to take home with me for later. This topic contains 19 replies, has 0 voices, and was last updated by EliseT 17 years, 2 months ago. Now listen here Yelpers! Restaurants Near Me; Home › Forums › Miscellaneous Forums › Recipes & Cooking Techniques › Smothered Pork Chops. Hefty sides of cabbage, green beans, Mac n Cheese and candied yams. And the Yams are the make you cry type of Yams. We had the fried fish and smothered pork chops, with side of collard greens, mac & cheese, and corn bread. I would love to come back and get some of the other entrees and sides. I was served one Pork chop and it was dry and over cooked. The mains are a bit meh! The -1 star is because they forgot my, ... My wife varies her choices from the menu. When I tell ya, I was so hungry and pulled up at Estthers. We just asked for to go plates and left but to be honest I threw the rest of the food away because it ruined my appetite. The koolaid and cornbread complete any meal. Member. Los Angeles • Pizza • $$ 4.6 158 ratings. Get ready for long lines & the possibility of not getting a seat for a bit, but the entire experience is worth it! Second, and most disappointing, it was utterly dry. The line was out the door. Get delivery from Southern Smokehouse super-fast to your door. Gabriella's New York City Pizza. Parking could be a challenge if you get there at a busy time. I had the smothered pork chops and greens. LOVE, LOVE, LOVE this place! Was given a heaping helping of the chops with rice that easily could have fed 2. But OMG! Pretty decent soul food! Esther's soul food. Wife got the chicken, and I got the short rib. If you go just for the cheesecake you will not be disappointed. You order cafeteria style and they bring the food to you. First time. Nice homely feeling, great atmosphere, not a slot of parking but when a spot becomes available gettin there fast. First, it wasn't Italian cream cake at all - it was vanilla cake with frosting and caramel drizzle. It was sweet, but not to sweet. Baby! I almost never order fried chicken. That cheesecake was so good, I had to devout a entire paragraph just to it. Smothered Pork Chops . Serves cafeteria style and all the food looked great but settled on the smothered pork chop with 2 sides. Submit corrections. Dry as if it were days old. Want to chime in. I will definitely eat here again. Overall, a good soul food place. Yep you heard me right. I always dread getting pork chops at restaurants, so I asked the waitress to make sure they didn't Read more. I visited this place during Black restaurant week. I really expected more for the price. I can't even tell you that I was sitting there in my own world eating not paying attention to those around me. My bae ordered the oxtails with the okra, rice and yams. Macaroni was good. I am addicted to their, ... when the food arrived, the waiter saw that the size of the, ... and giant. Find the best pork chops near you - DoorDash will deliver pork chops right to your door in just minutes. If I am ever on that side of town again and have a taste for soul food, I will stop by. Shrimp are huge. My friend and I took a couple of bites of our food before a roach crawled across our table. A bit disappointed with the food this time. / Italian, Pizzeria, Pub & bar, Restaurant, ... cooked, soul food taste that I ve experienced. I wish they would open in other places around town so I wouldn't have to drive so far. Had to have a piece of chocolate cake for the road. The pork chops were okay, I wasn't a huge fan of the gravy but it was still good. As a family we have had the oxtails, smothered pork chops, fried chicken and meat loaf and we have nothing but high praise for everything.I encourage you to try what ever flavored ice tea they have. I recommend and will visit again. I had the smothered pork chops along with the cabbage, greens and rice. I was really craving smothered pork chops but I think I came on the wrong day and ordered the ox tail instead. I could eat a whole pot of the yams alone. It s there you have to ask. The cabbage was sweet and tasty and the greens were very good. Mikkis is still my favorite soul food spot in Houston! Served with rice, two sides, and cornbread (served daily), Served with rice, two sides, and cornbread. It’s so good, in fact, that I won’t … If I had been dining in, I would've asked for my money back. So good!! So good and sweet. Just a little small soul food restaurant that delivers flavor. I had the smothered pork chop, with gravy and rice, cabbage greens, mac n cheese and corn bread. I did try the yams, since I'm not a fan of oxtails or the okra. Smothered Pork Chops Recipe. Make sure you step by for a plate and to go plate you are going to want some for later Until next review Kisses. The only downfall is that they don't take phone orders, I rarely dine in. The food is bomb. The fish was good. I didn't have to add any seasoning which is huge. If I lived in Houston I would probably be here once a week or more, and will definitely make this a must go to when in town. The service was good. I'm looking forward to trying the Gumbo and oxtails. I order the smothered pork chops and collar greens with cornbread and it was fire!!! My oxtail with 2 sides and a piece of cornbread was about $15. Went back twice in one day. Recently, we discovered they are on Uber Eats and we can now enjoy them much more often!! My wife is the yam expert and she swears they have the best yams she has ever had. The jalapeno cornbread has a very good jalapeno flavor but is also nice and sweet.