Menu for Americas Restaurant Latin Cuisine for Fine Dining in River Oaks area of Houston

Americas Restaurant
New World Latin Cuisine
2040 West Gray, Ste 200
Houston, Texas 77019
Phone: 832.200.1492

Relleno at Americas Restaurant!

 

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Menus:


 

LUNCH


DINNER


Menus also available
but NOT posted here:
Brunch
Executive Lunch
Social Hour
Wine
Private Dining

Americas, Ceviche, Delirio de Chocolate at Americas Restaurant!

Hours:
LUNCH: Mon-Fri 11am - 4pm
Sat: 11:30am - 4pm
DINNER: Mon-Thurs 4pm - 9pm
Fri-Sat 4pm - 10pm
Sun 3pm - 9pm
BRUNCH: Sun available until 3pm

Wine List
Enjoy our monthly wine dinners!

Private Dining:
Featuring the Macondo Room, Corazon room, and the Alegrias room, Americas is ready to make your next special event an unforgettable experience!  For more information, click here!

Full Service "Bar 1492"

Happy Hour:
Mon-Fri: 4 - 7 pm
Children's Menu
Valet Parking & Self Garage Parking available.
Payment:

All Major Credit Cards


     LUNCH     

ENSALADAS 
 

DESIGN YOUR OWN SALAD

ask for the salad card, then select directly from our chef's pantry 11.95

CAESAR SALAD

grilled chicken, heart of romaine, caesar dressing, parmesan,
lemon and garlic herb crostini 12.95

QUINOA LENTIL COBB

grilled chicken, black beluga lentil, quinoa, avocado, bacon,
chopped romaine and poblano mustard vinaigrette 14.95
GRILLED CHICKEN MIXED GREENS SALAD

charred corn, peeled grape tomato, potato tuile, pickled
onion, radish, queso fresco & choice of dressing 14.95
CRAB CAPRICHOSA
jumbo lump crab salad, avocado, marinated tomato,
fresh mozzarella, parmesan herb crostini  16.95


 

DEL MAR
 

FISH TACOS

two tacos of mahi-mahi, cabbage, rocoto pepper &
pico de gallo with rice, black beans, maduro & yuca 14.95
WILD SCOTTISH SALMON

grilled salmon, ceviche mixto, grape tomato, avocado and
habanero beurre blanc 25.95


 

DE LA TIERRA
 

BEEF TENDERLOIN BROCHETA

grilled beef tenderloin & shrimp with onion & poblano over
paella with saffron ajillo sauce  21.95

FILETE CON HONGOS

grilled beef petite filet, tempura mushroom, pisco peppercorn
sauce & corn poblano arroz rajas  20.95

LOMO Y MAR

grilled beef filet, achiote shrimp, castelvetrano olives, mascarpone
mashed potatoes, stilton blue cheese sauce 21.95


 

HAND HELDS
 

AMAZON BURGER

house ground tenderloin burger, bacon, avocado, provolone cheese,
lettuce, tomato, pickled onion, smoked mustard, jalapeno aioli on a
sweet sourdough bun with yuca or french fries 12.95

BEEF TENDERLOIN PEPITO

shaved beef tenderloin confit sandwich, grilled onion and poblano,
black bean refritos, smokted panela cheese on grilled rustic

bread with yuca or french fries and rocoto sauce 14.95

CARNITAS

achiote braised pork shoulder, grilled shrimp, pineapple, chiles
y cebollas & jasmine rice  21.95

 

AMERICAS LUNCH TRIO ... 19.95

 


1.  CHOICE OF:   SOUP OF THE DAY or MIXED GREENS SALAD

 

2.  CHOICE OF ENTREE:

POLLO ENCAMISADO
plantain crusted chicken, roasted tomato, seared panela
cheese & puree of spicy-smokey black bean sauce, crema
fresca


GRILLED MAHI MAHI
black bean & shrimp veloute, fried pickled okra &
marcarpone mashed potatoes

GRILLED CHICKEN BROCHETA
grilled chicken & shrimp with onion & poblano over
paella with saffron ajillo sauce
 

3.  CHOICE OF:

TRES LECHES
the original soaked in sweet vanilla laced cream then
topped with italian meringue


SALTED CHOCOLATE SORBET

ESPRESSO OR CAPPUCCINO
 

Enjoy a unique adventure into Latin America!

 

Cozy booths accomodate small parties Enjoy our fine wines! Any size party is welcome at Americas

 


     DINNER    

 
CEVICHE

AHI TUNA
coconut, crispy onion, peanut, jalapeno, cilantro 15.95
SALMON
pineapple, toasted sesame, cilantro, red onion, rice croquette 13.95
MIXTO 
peruvian blue tilapia, gulf shrimp, crispy calamari, avocado,
red onion, cilantro, jalapeno 16.95

FLIGHT OF FOUR 21.95

 


EMPANADAS

BEEF
house ground tenderloin, caramelized onion and rocoto sauce 10.95
CHICKEN
aji amarillo, basil, pecans & huancaina sauce  8.95 
BLACK BEAN AND CHORIZO
yuca dough and creamy cilantro sauce 7.95

CHOICE OF THREE  14.95


SMALL PLATES

TIRITAS
potato crusted calamari strips, black pepper, roasted
tomato salsa, jalapeno remoulade  12.95
LOBSTER CORNDOGS
house made lobster sausage, carnival style corndog
batter, lemon chardonnay aioli  12.95
CORN SMOKED CRAB FINGERS
lemon butter, puffed yuca ...  Mkt Price
QUAIL TACOS
bacon, mushroom, romaine, bearnaise, basil  10.95
ANGEL WINGS
ethereally light chicken wings, habanero papaya,
blue cheese sauce   11.95
SMOKED LAMB LOLLICHOPS
grilled smoked baby lamb chops, panca chili,
yuca fries   19.95



SOPAS & ENSALADS

VUELVE A LA VIDA
bowl 12.95 | cup 8.95

shellfish lime broth with lobster, shrimp & Mussels, grape
tomato, red onion, tarragon and grilled rustic bread
CUBANA
bowl 9.95 | cup 6.95
black bean soup with onion-cilantro relish and provolone cheese
served in a toasted sourdough bread boule
SOPA DEL DIA
8.95 | cup 6.95

CAESAR SALAD
heart of romaine, caesar dressing, parmesan and garlic
herb crostini 9.95
add chicken 4.95
MIXED GREENS
with charred corn, peeled grape tomato, potato tuile, pickled
onion, radish, queso fresco & choice of dressing  10.95
CRAB CAPRICHOSA
jumbo lump crab salad, avocado, marinated tomato, fresh
mozzarella, parmesan herb crostini  16.95

QUINOA & LENTIL COBB
black beluga lentil, quinoa, avocado, bacon chopped romaine &
poblano honey mustard 11.95
add chicken 4.95


PLATOS FUERTES

THE CHURRASCO
8 oz. 39.95  |  10 oz. add 9  |  12 oz. add 18
our signature center cut beef tenderloin, chimichurri seasoned
& chargrilled with fingerling potato, grilled vegetables &
bearnaise sauce

FILETE CON HONGOS
grilled beef petite filet, tempura mushroom, pisco peppercorn
sauce & corn poblano arroz rajas   27.95
LOMO Y MAR
grilled beef petite filet, achiote shrimp, castelvetrano olives,
mascarpone mashed potatoes, stilton blue cheese sauce   29.95
CARNITAS
achiote braised pork shoulder, grilled shrimp, pineapple, chiles
y cebollas & jasmine rice   26.95
CERDO RELLENO
achiote rubbed pork tenderloin stuffed with cilantro tamalito,
topped with jumbo lump crab meat, jumbo shrimp, roasted
tomato, avocado, habanero beurre blanc   28.95
POLLO ENCAMISADO
plantain crusted chicken, roasted tomato, seared panela
cheese & puree of spicy-smokey black bean sauce,
crema fresca   26.95
GRILLED MAHI MAHI
with achiote grilled shrimp, black bean & shrimp veloute,
fried pickled okra & mascarpone mashed potatoes   26.95
WILD SCOTTISH SALMON
grilled salmon, ceviche mixto, grape tomato, avocado &
habanero beurre blanc   29.95
PARGO AMERICAS
corn crusted snapper, achiote grilled shrimp, popcorn crema,
mushroom, tarragon   37.95

SEA BASS CHILENO
south american sea bass, achiote grilled shrimp, guajillo sauce,
arroz con rajas, citrus salad   38.95
PAELLA MARISCADA
grilled market catch tempura lobster tail, shrimp, mussels &
calamari over saffron-spanish chorizo rice
Serves 2   48.95

 


 

POSTRES | 9.95


TRES LECHES 
the original soaked in sweet vanilla laced cream then topped with Italian meringue
DELIRIO DE CHOCOLATE
chocolate truffle cake, hazelnut chocolate mousse, chocolate ganache,
chocolate meringue, espresso cajeta
CRACKER JACK MOUSSE
almond praline, sweet corn mousse, lemongrass chantilly, baked
corn husk meringue, cajeta  --  gluten free
TEQUILA BREAD PUDDING
toffee, tequila, caramel, cinnamon ice cream
PINEAPPLE MACARON
almond flour, pineapple jam, dulce de leche, coconut ice cream,
gluten free
ALFAJORES
miniature melt-in-your-mouth dulce de leche cookie sandwiches
BAILEY'S TRES LECHES
with mexican cajetz, you'll lose count of the leches
SORBETS
chocie of salted chocolate sorbet, mango and candied ginger,
tamarind honey and pecan
sorbet individual scoop 3.95
gluten free

 


 

 

The unique multi-level setting at Americas Enjoy a cozy booth! Let Americas host your special event!

 


SIDES

Grilled Market Vegetables   6.95
Side Salad   6.95
Chargrilled Corn & Crispy Mushroom   5.95

Grilled Asparagus   7.95
Mascarpone Potatoe Puree   5.95
Fried Fingerling Potatoes    5.95

cracked, smashed & crisped with garlic, smoked
paprika & blue cheese fondue
Yuca or French Fries
with habanero ketchup   4.95
Chiles Y Cebollas
jalapeno, red bell peppers & onions --
flambeed tableside  5.95
 


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