Experience A Cajun Creole Jazz Cafe

Empire State Jazz Cafe serves authentic Cajun/Creole dishes paired with the best Jazz, Neo-Soul, R&B, Reggae and down home Blues in an intimate adult atmosphere.

Full Liquor Bar

We have a full liquor bar with our very own house drink recipes

Live Music

Entertainment stage with live music and lighting for party events and Karaoke nights.

Dinner & Show

Dinner & a show can’t get any better. BonApetite!


Reservation Information

  • Your ticket is your reservation, it reserves a seat(s) in our showroom.
  • Seating is preassigned.
  • Seats not claimed by showtime will be forfeited. Text: 346.561.3163 if running late.
  • An 18% service charge is automatically added to each bill

  • Tables Seat 4 people, if purchasing less than 4 seats, table may be shared.
  • No splitting checks

Hours Of Operation

  • Tuesday – *Private Parties
  • Wednesday – *Private Parties
  • Thursday – 6p–11p
  • Friday – 7p–12a
  • Saturday – 7p–12a
  • Sunday – *Private Parties
  • Monday – *Private Parties

*Available for Private Parties

Dress Code

  • No Ball Caps
  • No Athletics Apparel
  • No Flip Flops
  • No Backless Sandles
  • No Baggy Clothes
  • No Tall T-shirts
  • No Shorts

In The News

Check out our latest “In The News” section featuring Empire State Jazz Cafe’s
recent spotlight on Houston’s FOX Channel 26!

ESJC transforms into a hidden gem, where the ambiance of a classic speakeasy meets the uproarious energy of live comedy.

Embark on a soulful journey every Friday at Empire State Jazz Cafe in Houston, TX, as they host their enchanting FEEL GOOD Fridays, a captivating ode to the power of jazz music.

Step into an evening of refined elegance and culinary delight every Saturday at Empire State Jazz Cafe in Houston, TX, as they present their prestigious Supper Club Saturdays.

Experience Thursday nights like never before at Empire State Jazz Cafe in Houston, TX, where ladies take center stage for a night of unparalleled Caribbean flair and entertainment.