Cork Soakers

Wine Bar
2024 Rusk St, Houston, TX 77003 2024 Rusk St, Houston Directions
+17132222675
This place has not been rated by customers.
89% of 54 customers recommended
This place is closed.

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About this Business

  • Cuisine
    American, Sandwiches, Subs
  • Price
    $15-$30
  • Cuisine
    American, Sandwiches, Subs
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  • Alcohol
    Available
  • Delivery
    No
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Verified
Report | 2 years ago
Beautiful location, friendly staff!! I had a great time!!
Verified
Report | 2 years ago
It was fun.
Verified
Report | 3 years ago
Wonderful experience. I had a great time. I plan to go again.
Verified
Report | 3 years ago
Really cute place, brunch was a great value at the original price, ill be back
Verified
Report | 3 years ago
Great food. Great drinks. I loved the atmosphere.
Verified
Report | 3 years ago
Fun experience
Verified
Report | 3 years ago
I love you guys, Ryan is awesome and the place was beautiful. Can't wait to go back.
Verified
Report | 3 years ago
Excellent. Could we have multiple visit packages. We loved it.
Verified
Report | 3 years ago
You should have a toaster for the bread
Verified
Report | 3 years ago
Friendly service, great atmosphere, would definitely go again for brunch and other meal times.
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From Our Editors

"Don't worry if you don't know much about wine," Manager Mike Kurth told the Houston Press just after the restaurant's grand opening in 2010. "I'll find you something you like." Drawing from a palette of more than 170 wines, Cork Soakers' bottle-handlers exude a casual confidence in dispatching potions to pair with a menu of artisanal meats and cheeses. As they consider the flavor notes of herbed Da Vinci gouda, chévre goat cheese, and smoked duck breast, the wait staff never cross over from savviness into snobbery: as Kurth notes, "Anyone who says they know everything about wine is lying. You can always learn more."

While continuing to build their knowledge base, the Cork Soakers team marinates in an atmosphere of full-on wine culture: cork-covered tabletops and menus, wine-barrel light fixtures, and a giant grapevine slowly entrapping the kitchen staff. At the center of the rustic space, a big table carved from a single mighty tree trunk holds a scrumptious brunch spread every Sunday. In fine weather, diners can take their beverages and bites out to the expansive patio.


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Many people described the Patio as Decent.
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Many people described the Bartender as Nice.
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Many people described the Wine as Simple. Others thought:
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Many people described the Atmosphere as Nice. Others thought:
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Many people described the Price as Good.
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