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"Fried Pig Ears at The Hay Merchant" [Photo: The Houston Press]

Sometimes you just want to break out of your culinary comfort zone and live a little. On said says, consider these unusual offerings and push the boundaries of your palate while still indulging in meaty mayhem.

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Note: Restaurants on this map are listed geographically.

1. Indika

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516 Westheimer Rd
Houston, TX 77006
(713) 524-2170
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If you've got goat brains on the, um, brain, drop by this Montrose eatery for a taste of their mindful take on this creative dish.

2. Mala Sichuan Bistro

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9348 Bellaire Blvd
Houston, TX 77036
(713) 995-1889
That feeling in your gut may just be a craving for crispy and spicy pork intestines. Stir fried with garlic, ginger, fresh celeries, red chilies, Serrano peppers, and whole Sichuan peppercorns this dish is a definite tummy-pleaser.

3. Goro & Gun

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306 Main
Houston, TX 77002
(832) 708-6195
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Word on the sweet says G&G's Vietnamese Meatball is served with a duck liver mousse. If this is your thing it's time to get quackin'!

4. Brasserie Max and Julie

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4315 Montrose Blvd
Houston, TX 77006
(713) 524-0070
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The veal sweetbreads at this Montrose favorite are served with a mushroom Madeira sauce. Rich and satisfying!

5. The Hay Merchant

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1100 Westheimer Rd
Houston, TX 77006
(713) 523-9805
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The sweet and spicy pig ears here are crispy, full of flavor, and oh-so-addictive.

6. Sammy's Wild Game Grill

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3715 Washington Ave
Houston, TX 77007
(713) 868-1345
French fries loaded with python chili. Bucket list item achieved.

1. Indika

516 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77006
If you've got goat brains on the, um, brain, drop by this Montrose eatery for a taste of their mindful take on this creative dish.
516 Westheimer Rd
Houston, TX 77006

2. Mala Sichuan Bistro

9348 Bellaire Blvd, Houston, TX 77036
That feeling in your gut may just be a craving for crispy and spicy pork intestines. Stir fried with garlic, ginger, fresh celeries, red chilies, Serrano peppers, and whole Sichuan peppercorns this dish is a definite tummy-pleaser.
9348 Bellaire Blvd
Houston, TX 77036

3. Goro & Gun

306 Main, Houston, TX 77002
Word on the sweet says G&G's Vietnamese Meatball is served with a duck liver mousse. If this is your thing it's time to get quackin'!
306 Main
Houston, TX 77002

4. Brasserie Max and Julie

4315 Montrose Blvd, Houston, TX 77006
The veal sweetbreads at this Montrose favorite are served with a mushroom Madeira sauce. Rich and satisfying!
4315 Montrose Blvd
Houston, TX 77006

5. The Hay Merchant

1100 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77006
The sweet and spicy pig ears here are crispy, full of flavor, and oh-so-addictive.
1100 Westheimer Rd
Houston, TX 77006

6. Sammy's Wild Game Grill

3715 Washington Ave, Houston, TX 77007
French fries loaded with python chili. Bucket list item achieved.
3715 Washington Ave
Houston, TX 77007

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