Caliente is located in the Town and Country shopping center, next to Fleming's.
Garage parking can be validated - bring your ticket with you.

790 W. Sam Houston Parkway, Suite 112
Houston, Texas 77024


Mon - Fri 7 am to 9 pm
Sat - Sun 8 am to 9 pm



News? Brother, where to start? We're adding some exciting new dishes to the menu along with some off-the-menu daily lunch creations to mix things up for our regulars. Oh, and we changed our name to Caliente. It's so much easier to say, don't you think?

Stop by for dinner to see what all the buzz is about or impress your office with some catered breakfast tacos!

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Ask about our vegetarian and gluten-free options.


Queso – Our famous white queso served with pico de gallo garnish. $6.00

Guacamole – Homemade guacamole, served with chips. $6.00

Appetizer Trio – Homemade guacamole, 7 layer dip and white queso served with chips. $9.00

Nachos – Chips piled high with refried beans, cheese and your choice of Beef Fajita, Chicken Fajita or Picadillo. We add sour cream, guacamole and our signature sweet habanero sauce. $10.50

Quesadillas – Served with guacamole and sour cream, your choice of: Cheese, Chicken, Pork, Shrimp, or Smoked Corn and Black Bean (Vegetarian) $11.95

Shrimp Cocktail – 3 grilled shrimp in a piña de pico and kiwi salsa, topped off with an avocado slice and queso fresca. $5.00

7 Layer Dip – Caliente’s take on this popular party appetizer. $6.00


(Served with cilantro rice and your choice of black or refried beans.)

New Classic Chicken Enchiladas* – With your choice of sauce: sour cream, avocado crema or roasted New Mexico green sauce. *¡Es Caliente! $11.95

Texas Chili Enchiladas – Our beef enchiladas served with our Texas chili sauce. $11.95

Pork Enchiladas – Served with our signature sour cream sauce and roasted green chili sauce. $11.95

Caliente Enchiladas (Vegetarian) – Cheese enchiladas topped with sweet habanero sauce. $11.50

Veggie Enchiladas (Vegetarian) – Grilled mixed vegetable enchiladas topped with sweet habanero sauce. $11.50

Crawfish Enchiladas – Two enchiladas filled with spicy crawfish mix with a chipotle cream sauce, garnished with an avocado slices. Served with rice and black beans. $12.95

Shrimp Enchiladas–Two cheese enchiladas topped with a chipotle cream sauce and grilled shrimp. Served with avocado slices and rice and black beans. $12.95


(Served with cilantro rice and your choice of black or refried beans.)

Picadillo, Chicken, Beef Fajita or Spicy Pork* – Served on our homemade flour, wheat or corn tortilla. *¡Es Caliente! $10.95

Pork Taco – Served with cilantro, queso fresca and red onion. $10.95

Salad Taco – Grilled chicken with granny smith apples, jimicia and spring mix. $10.95

Cowboy Taco – Beef fajita taco with texas chili sauce and cheddar cheese. $10.95

Green Chili Taco – Beef fajita taco with our New Mexico green chili and our white queso. $10.95

Caliente Bowl

Picadillo, Chicken, Beef Fajita or Spicy Pork* – All of the great flavors of our Tacos without the tortilla. *¡Es Caliente! $9.00


(Served with cilantro rice and your choice of black or refried beans.)

Moist Chicken Fajitas – With the perfect touch of seasoning and Caliente Butter. $13.50 for one, $27.00 for two

Combo Fajitas – Beef and chicken fajitas. $14.00 for one, $28.00 for two

Texas Raised Outside Skirt Steak – Marinated and cooked over a 500 degree grill. $14.50 for one, $29.00 for two

Shrimp Fajitas – Grilled shrimp. $14.50 for one, $29.00 for two

Sour Cream Fajitas – Chicken fajitas served with our famous sour cream sauce, grilled onions and bell peppers. $13.50

Fajitas Julian – Beef fajitas topped with onions, bell peppers and Monterey Jack cheese. $14.50

Vegetarian Fajitas Blend – Topped off with Signature Spice and Butter. $9.00

Caliente Fajitas – Our famous beef and chicken fajitas served with grilled veggies and jalapeños and our outrageous habanero sauce. $14.00


(Served with cilantro rice and black beans. Add beef or chicken for $2.00.)

Caribbean Shrimp – Served with a pineapple pico de gallo, pineapple habanero glaze and our Caribbean butter. $11.95

Diablo Shrimp* – Shrimp sautéed in a chipotle infused butter served with black beans and cilantro rice. *¡Es Caliente! $11.95

Veracruz Shrimp – Grilled shrimp with red and green bell peppers served with rice and black beans. $11.95

Puebla – Combination of Caribbean shrimp and beef and chicken fajitas. $14.50

Soups and Salads

Red Raspberry Vinegrette – Our spring mix salad with watermelon, strawberries, raspberries, and jimicia with our red raspberry vinegrette dressing. $8.95

Mango Spring Mix – Our spring mix with chicken fajitas built the way you want it. Served with our homemade mango vinaigrette or avocado ranch. $8.95

Caliente Signature Salad – Romaine lettuce with red onions, avocados, grape tomatoes, bacon and your choice of chicken, beef, shrimp, or picadillo tossed in an avocado ranch dressing. $8.95

Tortilla Soup – Our chicken based vegetable soup served with chicken, avocados, chips and cheese. Cup: $5.00; Bowl: $7.50

Gumbo – Chicken and jalapeño sausage gumbo with a “Louisiana kick”. $8.95

Soup and Salad – Smaller portion of our tortilla soup or gumbo and salad. $9.50

Poblano Soup – Creamy poblano soup with poblanos and carrots. Cup: $5.00; Bowl: $7.50 (Add chicken fajita for $2.00)


Diablo Chicken* – Chicken breast topped with chipotle cream sauce, pico de gallo and served with rice, black beans and habenero sauce. *¡Es Caliente! $12.50

Poblano Chicken – Chicken breast topped with poblano cream sauce, served with rice and black beans. $12.50

Chicken Cancún – Chicken breast topped with sautéed spinach, served with rice and black beans. $12.50

Lunch Specials

Ask about our daily special!

Lunch Taco – Your choice of beef or chicken with grilled veggies and a chip salad. $7.25

Lunch Enchilada – A single enchilada served with rice and beans. $7.25

Taco/Enchilada – Your choice of enchilada and taco served with rice and beans. $10.50

Dillas/Taco Combo – 3 chicken dilla wedges and a beef taco served with grilled veggies. $10.50

Burrito – Your choice of beef or chicken with sour cream, refried beans, lettuce, guacamole and queso. Served with rice. $10.50

Dillas/Salad Combo – 3 chicken dilla wedges with spring mix salad. $10.50

Caliente Lunch Combo – A single cheese enchilada Texas chili sauce and a single taco al carbon served with our white queso on top. $11.25

Cabo Combo – Single sour cream enchilada with a 4oz. portion of fajita, served with rice and beans. $11.50


Served until 11am.

Breakfast tacos – Bacon, jalapeno sausage, chorizo and potato egg. $3.00

Fresh fruit$4.00

Fresh squeezed orange juice$3.50

Premium coffee$3.00


Our wine selection changes weekly so you'll always have new tastes to try.
Prices by the glass range $7 to $10
Save more and buy the bottle to-go!

Bulk To Go

For parties of 10 or more.
All To-go orders come with serving utensils and plates.
* We have Premium Coffee and Iced Tea.

Fajitas: $13.50 per person

Served with outside skirt steak fajita and moist chicken breast with rice, beans, guacamole, pico de gallo, sour cream, cheese, chips, salsa and fresh homemade flour tortillas.

Enchiladas: $10 per person

Your choice of beef, chicken, cheese or pork served with rice, beans, chips and salsa.

Tacos: $10 per person

Your choice of beef, chicken, pork or Fajita served family style with lettuce, tomatoes, cheese and our fresh homemade flour tortillas.

Breakfast Tacos: $3 each

Your choice of bacon, potato, sausage or chorizo and we will build it for you.

Spinach and Mushroom Frittata: $35

Caliente’s take on a Spanish omelet, serves 10 people.
(need to order a day in advance)


Be on the look out for red solo cup night


Karbach Hopadillo
Karbach Weisse Versa


Bud light
Miller light


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Contact Us

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Stop by 790 W. Sam Houston Parkway, #790
Mon - Fri 7 am to 9 pm
Sat - Sun 8 am to 9 pm

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