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Bistro Lancaster

701 Texas St, Houston, TX 77002-2712
+1 713-228-9502
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“crab cakes” (19 reviews)
“kobe burger” (2 reviews)
“sea bass” (7 reviews)
Opens in 27 min
All hours
CUISINES
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
701 Texas St, Houston, TX 77002-2712
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1 - 10 of 164 reviews

Reviewed July 29, 2017

The Bistro offers a great dinner option right across the street from the Alley Theater. Small dining room, so consider reservations to assure a table on busy theater nights. Menu offers well prepared range of selections, but my favorite at this visit was the savory...More

Thank karavans
Reviewed July 26, 2017

Wife and I went downtown to the Alley Theater with another couple and we had dinner at Bistro Lancaster. Bistro Lancaster is like probably less than 100 feet from the Alley's main doors. The menu is not overly large and I think that is a...More

Thank Barron B
Reviewed July 9, 2017

Given the age of the hotel you might think the dining room would be "old oak" but it is actually more like the inside of a French bistro. Good mixed drinks and a decent wine list. Very attentive waitstaff. We didn't order appetizers as we...More

Thank Brad B
Reviewed July 4, 2017

My husband and I met up with family members we had not seen in quite awhile, and, therefore, stayed in the restaurant for at least four hours. I mention that because no one tried to rush us through our meal or to try to make...More

Thank ToriBarry
Reviewed June 19, 2017

Ate breakfast and lunch at the Bistro. Came back from dinner and had dessert. We had the sorbet, raspberry cake and bread pudding. All were delicious!

Thank pamelalgreen
Reviewed June 2, 2017

Chef prepared the regular menu selection and made it Gluten Free. Tender, buttery Sea Bass. Melt in your mouth. $$$ but so worth it for the food, service & location!

Thank MinaFina
Reviewed May 11, 2017

We’ve eaten here several times and have always been pleased with the food and the service. Given the restaurant’s location in the heart of the theater district, it is not unusual for the restaurant to go from totally empty to completely full in a matter...More

Thank CFH_NOLA
Reviewed May 10, 2017

Excellent location for dining pre-theater, opera etc. Very well-managed with an eye to timing and the service friendly, helpful and expeditious.

Thank dhw1m
Reviewed May 7, 2017

Great breakfast and lunch here, and staff was amazing, well done and would recommend to locals and tourists alike, worth the trip for great food

Thank RSNY
Reviewed March 26, 2017

We opted to eat right in the hotel one night, and it was a very nice experience-- food very good, service very prompt.

Thank Elana V
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Nearby Attractions
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.04 miles away
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Patrick J
May 17, 2017|
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Response from LancasterManagement | Property representative |
Yes, business casual is fine. See you soon!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$31 - $50
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 701 Texas St, Houston, TX 77002-2712
    (Louisiana)
  • Public Transportation: Houston Metro Light Rail
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 713-228-9502
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at The Lancaster
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