Torchy's Tacos is one of The 15 Best Places for a Queso in Houston.

1. Torchy's Tacos

9.1
2411 S Shepherd Dr, Houston, TX
Taco Place · Neartown - Montrose · 213 tips and reviews

AlmostVeggies.comAlmostVeggies.com: Portobello mushroom strips hand-battered & fried, topped with refried black beans, roasted corn, escabeche carrots, queso fresco, cilantro, and avocado, then “drizzled” with ancho aioli. YES! Read more.

Brittany N.Brittany Newman: Green Chili queso and green chili pork tacos with diablo sauce !!!!

Priyam S.Priyam Shah: Get the fried avocado tacos with a side of green chili queso. Make sure to ask for the diablo sauceee

Torchy's Tacos is one of The 15 Best Places for a Queso in Houston.

2. Torchy's Tacos

9.0
2400 Times Blvd, Houston, TX
Taco Place · University Place · 61 tips and reviews

Star P.Star Pizza Houston: Love this place! The Brushfire Taco and the queso are legit!

Josh F.Josh Ferrara: FIRST: Get the queso, it's literally the best you've ever had. (The guac) is also great. Then, tacos! The Crossroads is awesome, order the Trailer Park (Brittany Spears style!), and then Mr. Pink!

Quinton B.Quinton B: The best queso I've ever had and the Trailer Park taco is great!

The Original Ninfa's on Navigation is one of The 15 Best Places for a Queso in Houston.

3. The Original Ninfa's on Navigation

9.2
2704 Navigation Blvd (at N Delano St), Houston, TX
Mexican Restaurant · Second Ward · 158 tips and reviews

Randy S.Randy Shumate: This is hands down some of the best texmex i have ever had. Ritas are ok, lots of alcohol not much flavor. The queso flameado and the tejas platter were awesome.

KrisKris: The watermelon agua fresco is DELICIOUS. Juan V. is always there to refill your nacho bowl, water and soda! Get the queso flameado & fajita burger!

Houston ChronicleHouston Chronicle: Don't miss: Queso flameado; fajitas with Durango topping of bacon, tomato and jalapeños; Fajita Burger; the Navigation Margarita with Espolon Blanco tequila, fresh lime and Cointreau. Read more.

Escalante's Mexican Grille is one of The 15 Best Places for a Queso in Houston.

4. Escalante's Mexican Grille

8.3
4053 Westheimer Rd (Suffolk), Houston, TX
Mexican Restaurant · Highland Village · 55 tips and reviews

Beth D.Beth Doty: Loved their queso

Patricia R.Patricia Runner: Their chili con queso is quite delicious!

Britney BitchBritney Bitch: Favorite! Must try the Queso fundido and table side guacamole

Chuy's is one of The 15 Best Places for a Queso in Houston.

5. Chuy's

9.0
2706 Westheimer Rd (at Kirby Dr), Houston, TX
Mexican Restaurant · Afton Oaks - River Oaks · 138 tips and reviews

Sumeer T.Sumeer Tejpal: If you order a chuychanga ask for delux tomatillo sauce to be on top of the chuychanga in addition to the queso. TO DIE FOR.

Wil J.Wil Jeudy: Ground sirloin burrito with added queso is just short of heaven! And save some of that yummy jalapeño sauce to drip on it too

Judy N.Judy Nguyen: Really good chips, queso and has the best creamy jalapeño!

El Tiempo Cantina is one of The 15 Best Places for a Queso in Houston.

6. El Tiempo Cantina

9.2
2814 Navigation Blvd, Houston, TX
Mexican Restaurant · Second Ward · 37 tips and reviews

Ariel E.Ariel Elizabeth: A great patio, good margaritas, and yummy queso here. Ask for lobster enchiladas with a flour tortilla. It's not on the menu, but it should be. They're amazingly delicious!

Nadia E S.Nadia E Sierra: Whatever you do, DON'T get the chile con queso because it is TOO DELICIOUS! (Especially the flour chips it's served with)

kirsten j.kirsten jordan: Great food!!! The brisket Queso!!! Great Happy Hour Margaritas!

Escalante's Mexican Grille is one of The 15 Best Places for a Queso in Houston.

7. Escalante's Mexican Grille

7.7
6582 Woodway Dr, Houston, TX
Mexican Restaurant · Great Uptown · 18 tips and reviews

Cara C.Cara Cogburn: Fajitas. Large queso... and an extra order of tortillas... Part of life's perfection!

Kelton H.Kelton Hogan: the queso is fantastic. Definitely order that. Don't waste your time on the Margaritas. Overpriced and not that great

Mia M.Mia Moore: The food was excellent, love the queso. Our waiter was awful. Didn't come to our table for 10 min, gave me a hard time about a request, brought out the wrong food and blamed it on the orderer. Not ok.

Lopez Mexican Restaurant is one of The 15 Best Places for a Queso in Houston.

8. Lopez Mexican Restaurant

9.0
11606 S Wilcrest Dr (at US 59), Houston, TX
Mexican Restaurant · Alief · 76 tips and reviews

CheapismCheapism: Vegetarian friendly, start your meal off with some chips and salsa or queso. Most dinners are under $8, try the chicken enchiladas. Read more.

KrystalKrystal: Best queso puff ever!

Ashton C.Ashton Christie: Queso, Guacamole, and the Tortilla soup all very good!!

Little Pappasito's Cantina is one of The 15 Best Places for a Queso in Houston.

9. Little Pappasito's Cantina

8.5
2536 Richmond Ave (at Kirby Dr.), Houston, TX
Mexican Restaurant · Greenway - Upper Kirby · 74 tips and reviews

Meredith C.Meredith Carpenter: Get the Queso Blanco!!! 1/2 price combo fajitas on Wed!!

Marie N.Marie N.: Try the queso with added ixtapa ground beef! You won't regret it!

LBLB: 99 cent mimosas! Can't beat that! Queso blanco is bomb!

Spanish Flowers Mexican Restaurant is one of The 15 Best Places for a Queso in Houston.

10. Spanish Flowers Mexican Restaurant

8.5
4701 N Main St (Airline Dr), Houston, TX
Mexican Restaurant · Greater Heights · 67 tips and reviews

Agustin B.Agustin B: Try the Breakfast Enchiladas With Queso Fresco

Rebecca S.Rebecca Saenz: This restaurant is beyond horrible. Too expensive for bland tex mex food. I ordered queso and it was literally warmed up cheese whiz.

SK R.SK R: Subpar food. Tamales dry & bland. Queso was prob Velvetta. Enchilada tasted like it came out of a can. Margarita watery. Ask for hot sauce you get a shrug. Asked 4 ppl & FINALLY got hot sauce. Really?

Los Tios is one of The 15 Best Places for a Queso in Houston.

11. Los Tios

8.4
4840 Beechnut St (Loop 610), Houston, TX
Mexican Restaurant · Meyerland Plaza Shopping Center · 30 tips and reviews

Aaron P.Aaron Phillips: Kids love puffy quesos. Dads love crunchy tacos.

Carol A.Carol Ayres: Their summer special is great, the puff chile con queso is awesome, and the pralines are great.

ErinErin: Crispy tacos & queso are delicious.

El Real Tex-Mex Cafe is one of The 15 Best Places for a Queso in Houston.

12. El Real Tex-Mex Cafe

8.1
1201 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX
Mexican Restaurant · Montrose · 118 tips and reviews

Megan M.Megan Maisel: They reformulated the margs in question. Love the queso, guacamole and chips. Delish cheese enchiladas.

Monica R.Monica Robinson: The queso is amazing! Also the puffy tacos were excellent. Read more.

John E.John Edwards: I'm here with Serious Eats critic Carey Jones and she loves the margaritas and the queso. Plus, best churro I've ever had.

La Grange is one of The 15 Best Places for a Queso in Houston.

13. La Grange

8.4
2517 Ralph St, Houston, TX
Cocktail Bar · Neartown - Montrose · 15 tips and reviews

Liss V.Liss V.: Great cocktails. Although their popular watermelon drink was a bit neutral for me. Awesome house margaritas. Enchiladas not so great. Ceviche, queso, and oysters are excellent. Attentive service

Elia A.Elia Albarran: Food is excellent, cocktails are decent. Get the crab stuffed avocado dressed in queso, you won't be sad.

DesireéDesireé: Try the Green Chili Sopes and the Queso. Beer selection is ok. Cool place!

Velvet Taco is one of The 15 Best Places for a Queso in Houston.

14. Velvet Taco

9.1
4819 Washington Ave, Houston, TX
Taco Place · Washington Avenue - Memorial Park · 51 tips and reviews

Mukund R.Mukund Rao: Indo-mexican fusion tacos. The spicy tikka paneer and the red chutney coconut queso is a must try

BriankeithBriankeith: My tip: Try mixing the red curry coconut queso & the rotisserie corn and fresh lime; Add some blue chips. Tasty!

SpaceTex M.SpaceTex Mendell: The hot sauce is killer on pretty much every taco! And don't miss the queso!!

El Tiempo Cantina - Montrose is one of The 15 Best Places for a Queso in Houston.

15. El Tiempo Cantina - Montrose

8.8
1308 Montrose Blvd (btwn Gray & Dallas), Houston, TX
Mexican Restaurant · Neartown - Montrose · 77 tips and reviews

Britney S.Britney Samson: Everything is amazing! Fresh guacamole, really great queso made for sharing, cheese enchiladas are the bomb. My favorite Mexican restaurant in Montrose.

Addison B.Addison Bailey: Best chicken fajitas frozen margs and queso in the city!

Clifton M.Clifton M: Sit at the bar. Jessica or Angel will take care of you. Try a Tex Mex plate, or the beef tenderloin fajitas. Joey's queso dip is awesome.