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Lili's Bistro

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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APPETIZERS​
10.00
Gorgonzola Fries
Seasoned​ waffle fries topped w/ cracked black pepper, green onions & melting, crumbled gorgonzola.
7.50
Fried Dill Spears
Crispy​ breaded dill pickle spears served w/ green onion dressing
10.00
Lili's House Nachos
Pita​ chips topped w/ gorgonzola, bacon, tomato, & green onions. Served w/ avocado & jalapeños
5.00
Soup of the Day
All of our soups are made in house daily
FRESH SALADS & COMBOS​
7.50
House Wedge
Tomatoes, bacon crumbles & gorgonzola dressing
7.50
Greek Wedge
Tomatoes, cucumbers, kalamata olives & feta topped w/ our green onion vinaigrette
12.00
Tzatziki Medley
Traditional​ greek tzatziki (cucumber yogurt dip) served w/ our tabouli, bulgher & berries & bread for dipping.
10.00
A third +2.00
Combos
Pick two items from below
House Wedge
Grilled Chicken
Burgundy marinated boneless chicken breast
Chicken Salad
Seasoned sautéed chicken breast, celery, almond & mayo
Soup of the Day
Tuna Salad
Albacore tuna, red onion, green onion, pickles, parsley, celery & red pepper
Greek Wedge
ENTRÉES​
12.00
Classic Texas Steak
Lightly breaded & pan grilled beef cutlet topped w/ creamed pepper gravy. Served w/ a house wedge
13.00
Lamb Pitas
Two pitas filled w/ roasted lamb, lettuce, tomato, black olives, & tzatziki. Served w/ a greek wedge. Quantities may be limited
13.00
Banh Mi Wrap
Sliced roasted pork, cilantro, daikon, carrots, red onion, jalapeño & water chestnuts, w/ black pepper-horseradish mayonnaise in a sun dried tomato tortilla. Served w/ the soup of the day
15.00
Grilled Tilapia
Grilled​ w/ a light panko breading & topped w/ a mix of sautéed shrimp & a spicy marinated vegetable medley. Served w/ a small house wedge & lili’s rice
15.00
Tilapia Tacos
Two flour tortillas filled w/ grilled tilapia, red cabbage hash, lettuce, tomato, guacamole, sour cream & lili’s rice
15.00
Grilled Salmon .
6 oz grilled salmon, small house wedge & lili’s rice
12.00
King Ranch Poblano
Creamy chicken, red & green peppers & onions stuffed into a roasted poblano pepper, topped w/ melted cheese & tomatillo sauce. Served w/ tortillas & a house wedge
SANDWICHES​
Served w/ your choice of house wedge, greek wedge, soup of the day or fries. Choose gorgonzola fries for an additional 1
Grilled Chicken
Burgundy marinated chicken breast w/ lettuce, tomato & provolone
Buffalo-BBQ Pulled Chicken
Pulled chicken in 1/2 BBQ sauce & 1/2 spicy wing sauce. Served on a jalapeño bun
Vance's Classic Chicken Salad
Seasoned, sautéed chicken breast mixed w/ celery & almonds on rosemary focaccia bread
Tuna Melt
House made tuna salad, w/ melted provolone cheese on grilled rye
Wild Turkey
Smoked turkey, pepper jack cheese, sprouts, tomato, & guacamole on fococcia bread
Grilled Corned Beef & Fontina
Thinly sliced corned beef, grilled red onion, sauerkraut & melted fontina cheese on grilled rye bread
Magnolia Muffuletta
Ham, salami, provolone & an olive mix on focaccia bread
Grown-Up Grilled Cheese
Melted american, pepperjack, swiss & cheddar w/ bacon & tomato on grilled texas toast
Veggie
Cream cheese, cucumber, tomato, onion, avocado, sprouts, lettuce, red cabbage & swiss cheese on focaccia bread
BURGERS​
Served w/ your choice of house wedge, greek wedge, soup of the day or fries. Choose gorgonzola fries for an additional
House wedge
Greek wedge
Soup of the day
Fries
Gorgonzola fries +1.00
Lili's House Burger
With gorgonzola dressing, bacon & tomato
House wedge
Greek wedge
Soup of the day
Fries
Gorgonzola fries +1.00
The Basic American Burger
Lettuce, tomato & pickle, served w/ double american cheese
House wedge
Greek wedge
Soup of the day
Fries
Gorgonzola fries +1.00
Poblano Burger
Roasted poblano filled w/ melting jack & cheddar cheeses & bacon. Served atop our 1/2lb burger w/ tomatillo ranch spread
House wedge
Greek wedge
Soup of the day
Fries
Gorgonzola fries +1.00
The Farmer Burger
Our​ 1⁄2-lb burger topped w/ lettuce, tomato, cheese, bacon & a fried egg
House wedge
Greek wedge
Soup of the day
Fries
Gorgonzola fries +1.00
Three Cheese Burger
Swiss, cheddar & american cheese w/ lettuce & tomato
House wedge
Greek wedge
Soup of the day
Fries
Gorgonzola fries +1.00
Turkey Burger
Hand-formed ground & seasoned turkey w/ cheddar, guacamole, sprouts & tomato
DRINKS​
1.50
Soda
2.00
Peach Mango Iced Tea
2.00
Hot Tea
2.00
Lemonade
2.00
Arnold Palmer
1/2 tea 1/2 lemonade
2.00
Royal Cup Coffee
French roast
BEER SELECTION​
Along w/ our unique atmosphere, culinary mixes, & extensive wine list, you’ll find we’ve brought on some of the worlds finest imports & craft beers, as well as carrying a few mainstream domestics
6.00
Staropramen, Prague (22Oz)
Premium lager balanced, full bodied, & pleasantly smooth taste
5.00
Spaten Optimator, Germany
Doppleblock - full bodied w/ a deep dark color & rich roasted malted flavor
5.00
Lone Star Bock, San Antonio
Rich in flavor w/ a roasted malty aroma & mild caramel taste
5.00
Blue Moon, Belgium (White)
Style varies from season to season
LUNCHTIME VINO SPECIAL​
4.00
Glass Mountain Chardonnay; Ca
Delicate tropical fruit, toasty oak & crisp, fresh fruit aromas & flavors. Enjoy this wine anytime & on any occasion
4.00
Glass Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon; Ca
We taste for ripe flavors in the vineyards to bring this fruit-driven wine home to you. Enjoyment will be easy to find.
BOTTLES & CANS​
6.00
Boddingtons 16Oz Can, UK
5.00
Imperial 12Oz Can Lager, Costa Rica
5.00
Breckenridge Vanilla Porter, Colorado
5.00
Leffe Blond Blond, Belgium
5.00
Left Hand Milk Stout, Colorado
5.00
Rahr Seasonal, Fort Worth
5.00
Hoegaarden Belgium
5.00
Stella Artois Belgium
5.00
Magic Hat # 9 Vermont
4.00
Coors Light
About
Unpretentious Global Cuisine Fast paced lunch featuring an array of salads, grilled sandwiches, almost famous burgers and several grilled specialties to chose from. The pace slows a bit at dinner and the environment elevates focusing on our wine bar, separate dinner menu, nightly specials and live music every evening...And don't forget to order Lili's house made Doughnuts and Coffee!
PRICE RANGE
$8 - $35
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
American
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Table Service, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for a wonderful restaurant that never disappoints Lilli’s never disappoints, Food is consistently delicious , and the waitstaff is always excellent. Amanda treats us like family. There are lots of FW restaurants to choose from but this is always our choice!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank jillm316
Reviewed May 11, 2019 via mobile

This was my first time to dine at Lilli’s Bistro and I can’t wait to go back! My family was celebrating Mother’s Day a day early and we needed a table for 8. They don’t take reservations for lunch and I was told if we...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Livin2Travel45
Reviewed May 7, 2019

Five girlfriends gathered in Ft. Worth to celebrate a birthday; stayed nearby and walked to Lili’s for a wonderful lunch. Great menu with a variety of salads and entrees. Service was excellent and food well prepared. Definitely on our “be back” list.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank BJW329
Reviewed April 10, 2019 via mobile

After work with colleagues we enjoyed Lili’s who was hitting the mark in key points. We were greeted with a smile, the service willing to move tables to accommodate our party’s needs. Waiter knew the menu and suggested descriptions and choices. We tried their house...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Nibby66
Reviewed March 3, 2019 via mobile

Went for dinner on the Friday after Valentine’s Day. Perhaps that was why our expectations should have been lowered. Menu interesting and food quite good, but we felt rushed through the entire meal. It was as if they cared more about turning the tables over...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed February 24, 2019 via mobile

Took my 25 y.o. son out to dinner while visiting him in Ft Worth. He had been to Lily’s one other time for a work dinner and said it was incredible. I couldn’t agree more. A smaller old building in Magnolia area with used brick...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

Compared places with online menus to find a good deal for a good price. I decided not to spend $200+ just didn’t think a meal is worth it. We had the 8 oz filet and the ribeye meals. Delicious!! And for a good price compared...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed February 1, 2019 via mobile

Went to Lili’s for dinner with friends and ordered appetizers, dinner, wine, and dessert. Food was good and we had a nice time. Then, the owner (wearing a white coat with Vance on it) came in a belligerent huff and told us he needed the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Vance M, Owner at Lili's Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded February 3, 2019

A colorful recollection of the nights events indeed. Hardly accurate, but your version does make for a better story. I can only say to you this; that when (three) grown men are verbally and physically aggressive towards another grown man, coupled with all the F-bombs,...More

Reviewed January 8, 2019

So a few things right off, we had a reservation, we were celebrating a birthday, they sat us at a table that had a steady leak right above the guest of honor's head. They did not offer to sit us somewhere else or try to...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed December 28, 2018 via mobile

Here I am again finally visiting a restaurant I have intended to visit for years only once again to find myself late to the party. Well, better late than never, as they say. The ambiance and vibe in this venue sandwiched, it appears, between former...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Dale S
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Rhronbo
October 2, 2017|
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Response from lilisbistro | Property representative |
Absolutely! And our new covered outdoor deck we call "The Lilipad" is a perfect spot for a private party.
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biancamariafeliciano
April 25, 2016|
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Response from jeanA5310 | Reviewed this property |
We didn't make reservations when we went for lunch on a Saturday and didn't have to wait in line. We arrived at 12:30P, so that might have contributed to our luck getting seated immediately. But, they stayed pretty busy... More
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ChefAmberJean
October 9, 2015|
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