Philadelphia 76ers, including Al Horford and Tobias Harris, dine at Riel
77彩票网appRiel is becoming a hub for famous faces.
The Montrose restaurant, which counts of the Geto Boys and Kam Franklin of The Suffers among its regulars, has welcomed Astros All-Star Lance McCullers, Jr.; Rockets forward PJ Tucker; UFC president Dana White; comedian Jo Koy; and Astros star pitcher Justin Verlander and wife supermodel Kate Upton through its doors.
77彩票网appAdd to the growing list several members of the Philadelphia 76ers, including five-time NBA All-Star Al Horford and Tobias Harris, according to a representative for the restaurant.
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77彩票网appHorford and Harris were joined by teammates Josh Richardson, Raul Neto, Furkan Korkmaz, Trey Burke, Zhaire Smith, Norvell Pelle and Kyle O’Quinn at Riel Thursday evening, ahead of Friday’s loss to the Rockets at Toyota Center. Harris reportedly called the restaurant and made the reservation personally.
The group, seated at a table overlooking the open kitchen in the long, narrow dining room, lingered over dinner for nearly three hours as they feasted on almost the entire menu, including Riel's Big Steak, truffle pierogies, tempura cauliflower and mushroom empanadas.
They also ordered Gulf coast shrimp pasta, butter burgers, steak tartare, oysters Moscow and caviar service.
77彩票网app"They were really nice. They treated the staff great,” chef and owner Ryan Lachaine told the Houston Chronicle.
The group had only one request, Lachaine said. They politely asked for the music - the restaurant's playlist includes77彩票网app classic hip-hop songs from the '90s and 2000s - to be turned up.
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