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Zelko Bistro - CLOSED

705 E 11th St, Houston, TX 77008-7111
+1 713-880-8691
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
May 24, 2016
“A small place in an old house in the Heights”
May 4, 2016
“Went only for desert”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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705 E 11th St, Houston, TX 77008-7111
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41 - 50 of 106 reviews

Reviewed November 24, 2014

This is a find! We always are trying new restaurants with our best friends, with Zelco Bistro the latest. The food was fabulous. We tried the Farmer's Chicken and Shrimp and Grits plates. Both were rally good. Save room for dessert too! We tried the...More

Thank Shuttrrbug
Reviewed October 24, 2014

Our previous visit to Zelko a year ago was excellent. Most recently, all that has gone lost. My wife’s glazed salmon was cooked to perfection, but served lukewarm, plated over risotto. The heavy dish was cool and rapidly cooled the risotto. I had the signature...More

Thank FSK-2
Reviewed October 12, 2014

The challenge this weekend was to find an excellent and very much local restaurant in Houston that was not meaningfully pricier than a low-brow chain restaurant. Zelko seemed up to the task, and deity knows it delivered. Because we went at 4:30 on a rainy...More

1  Thank Drew T
Reviewed September 30, 2014 via mobile

My son has been telling me to go there for about 2 years unfortunately every time we had tried to go it was closed until now. The food was fabulous amazing wonderful food it was worth the wait the fried chicken I hadwas the best!...More

Thank survivor5804
Reviewed August 26, 2014

I always enjoy Zelko and their wonderful food. It is a wonderful go to spot for the neighborhood for a casual meal or a celebration. Only wish would be for more vegetarian choices.

Thank Jeff D
Reviewed August 25, 2014

Go on a week night or Sunday night. It's easier to get in and quieter. We had the baked salmon, rueben (which come with a big bowl of fries) and the fish tacos. All was good. They have an impressive wine list and good service.

Thank Ann_Robison
Reviewed August 4, 2014 via mobile

I had the tacos, one fish and one lamb. Both were delicious!! The pineapple salsa really provided a great flavor to each. The fish taco did not have a fishy taste and was cooked to perfection. The lamb taco had a slight spicy edge to...More

1  Thank Doug S
Reviewed July 31, 2014

The food was great, but the whole experience marred by the hidden and exorbitant price of wine by the glass. The price by glass is not listed on the menu, and after the 32 dollar bottle was finished we ordered extra glasses. We were told...More

Thank JamCrew
Reviewed July 30, 2014

Zelko Bistro is one of my favorite spots in Houston. The food is consistently great. The last two times I was there I had the Ribeye which is outstanding, the GF had the Salmon both times. It's almost a shame that the dishes are so...More

Thank Mark J
Reviewed July 28, 2014

Went on the suggestion of a good friend and was not disappointed. Charming Heights home converted into a restaurant. Nice patio for outdoor seating, when the weather and temps permit. Service was very friendly and attentive. I had the meatloaf and mashed potatoes and found...More

Thank Traveller R
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Restaurant Details

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Sunday
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 705 E 11th St, Houston, TX 77008-7111
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Greater Heights
  • Neighborhood: Greater Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 713-880-8691
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