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La Balance

#19 of 432 Restaurants in Katy
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
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20680 Westheimer Pkwy, Ste 10, Katy, TX 77450-6230
+1 281-206-7974
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11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best French food I've ever had, great wine, great entries, great deserts, great service, great place, great everything! Very affordable and enjoyable.

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Thank Sal122582
Katy, Texas
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This local restaurant excels and can come up trumps with great meals. A highlight of the trip from the UK for my family makes us realize how fortunate we are to have such a local gem. The gammon like Berkshire pork was delightful and the Filet Mignon again was excellent and properly rare as asked for. Super starters too.

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Thank Adrian D
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016 via mobile

Went to the restaurant last night after reading good customer rating and review in TripAdvisor website. High hope but very disappointed with the pricing range for a French restaurant. It is one man show upfront as receptionist, waiter and bus boy in a high price French restaurant . This is not what I expected. The waiter do the best he... More 

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Thank Eddie C
Houston, Texas
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395 reviews
273 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016

We went last Friday for dinner and all enjoyed it. Tried the chicken cordon bleu for the first time and was impressed. My sister had the entrecôte and frites and loved it

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1 Thank Malachy F
Houston, Texas
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016

I'd heard about the wonderful cuisine at La Balance from family and friends, so decided to celebrate our anniversary - and I was glad and appreciative that the recommendations were on the mark. Though located in a small shopping strip center and has a casual appearance from the lot, the cuisine and the service was top notch. Wonderful meal options... More 

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1 Thank ANVanC
Katy, Texas
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

If you truly want to feel like your away on vacation having a fabulous meal ,this is your place. The food is excellent and service is some of the best in town . Real waiters not youngsters learning . The chef, who also owns the place will meet all your expectations . A great wine list , reasonably priced food... More 

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2 Thank Craig255
Katy, Texas
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31 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 22, 2016

Fine dining in Katy, who knew? If you haven't been to La Balance please treat yourself. Casual yes but with impeccable white tablecloth service. Rare to find something of this caliber in Katy. Food is French but with some subtle twist and the chef makes some remarkable off the menu items. Last night a shrimp appetizer that was just off... More 

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2 Thank Wallytrout
Houston, Texas
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33 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 9, 2016

This is absolutely the best restaurant in Katy. The reason it is not at the top of TripAdvisor's list is that it is pricey. So do not take your kids there.

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2 Thank TravelFan_Ann
Chamonix, France
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106 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

Our main home is in France, so we have been wanting to try this restaurant for a while. We dined here on a Wednesday evening, and were the only people there. That having been said, the food was very good; perfectly cooked and beautifully presented. It was definitely very French. We chose the petit Chablis to go with our meal... More 

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3 Thank andrewpderry
Katy, Texas
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 17, 2016

Came as a quest of the "Cinco Ranch Foodie Club" and participated with about 22 guests on sampling some of the chef's choices. All the food was served quickly and tasted superb, with excellent service to match. Both my wife and I enjoyed the experience and will definitely be back. I would recommend La Balance to anyone, whether a special... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$8 - $30
Cuisine
French
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20680 Westheimer Pkwy, Ste 10, Katy, TX 77450-6230
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Katy
  • Phone Number: +1 281-206-7974
Description
La Balance Cuisine is a rustic
yet modern French restaurant
where
we offers guests a
contemporary twist on classic
French favorites.
We also offer guests some of
Wine events.
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?