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Austin Street Bistro

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117 East Austin Street, Jefferson, TX 75657
+1 903-665-9700
Sun 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wed - Thu 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 14, 2017 via mobile

Very Cute little place. Came for dessert and coffee shortly before they closed. Loved the atmosphere and music playing. Ate Apple Streudel which had a cream cheese center, was warmed and covered with a Dulce de Leche sauce. Bistro was reminiscent of one's I've visited in Paris, France. The owner was quirky and friendly and it seemed her teenage children... More 

Thank Jaunna G
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2016 via mobile

Really really slow, food was slightly above ordinary. Pricey menu. Bathroom in the kitchen. Untrained staff.

Thank DB_digital
Orange, Texas
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 5, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I split a Mardi Gras. Sandwich was very small for the price. I thought it was good, but my husband said the sauce was overpowering and he couldn't taste the rest of the sandwich...only sauce. Service was very slow. We asked for our ticket and waited 10 minutes while our waitress chatted behind the counter. I finally... More 

Thank Darla B
Little Rock, Arkansas
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

Perfectly prepared; enjoyable setting, good service - and desserts looked decadent. Look forward to a return visit to Jefferson.

Thank cmbonsib
Sweetwater, Texas
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22 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

10 family members ate here for dinner. The food was great, and their wine options were great. Everyone enjoyed their meal. The service was very good as well.

Thank DeeAnne M
Tyler, Texas
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

Wonderful selection of food. Unique soups and salads, fish, steaks, etc... YUMMY BREAD!!! Would highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Tamara A
Spring, Texas
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

We were driving through coming home from Hot Springs Arkansas and decided to stop in Jefferson have lunch and do some shopping before heading back to Spring Texas. After waiting for 20 plus minutes for a table (which the 6 ladies that were behind us (they had only just walked up 8 minutes before) and the party that was in... More 

1 Thank Denise T
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016

Drove here from Linden for lunch. I was in a hurry. This is not a hurry-up place. It's a lovely little restaurant that serves delicious food. I told the staff I was in a hurry and they got the food out as fast as they could. I appreciated that. Next time I will make sure and give myself time to... More 

Thank terry323
Liberty, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016

We did not have dinner at the Austin Bistro, but we did go in about 8 pm for wine and dessert. Absolutely great selection of desserts. We each ordered a different dessert and shared. They were both wonderful and the wine was, too...What a great end to a fun day.

Thank Scook112301
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7 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

We went for dinner. The waitress was very friendly and helpful. After ordering, expect to hear lots of microwaves and convection ovens heating up the food. It is a tiny place and what we did have was very good!

Thank Bridget B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 East Austin Street, Jefferson, TX 75657
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Jefferson
  • Phone Number: +1 903-665-9700

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?