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House Wine and Bistro

1117 West Business 83 McAllen, McAllen, TX 78501
+1 956-994-8331
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“risotto” (19 reviews)
“pork burger” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Wine Bar, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1117 West Business 83 McAllen, McAllen, TX 78501
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1 - 10 of 197 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Have been here several times. Enjoy the food and of course the beverages. Staff is very friendly and helpful. Love the atmosphere with the couch sitting areas and the table and bar heigh seating.

Thank Carolyn B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I love the food the relax vibe in general I love love this place,, I just wish it could be open at later hours

Thank Violeta A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pretty much everything here is wonderful. Chef Larry Delgado and his wife Jessica have created one of the gems of McAllen. Recommend the stuffed mushrooms and grilled panels for appetizers. Sausage pasta, burgers, steak and lamb chops are amazing. Debt forget to wash it down...More

Thank OnTheBorder
Reviewed May 6, 2018

Hip, sexy date night kind of place. The pastas are truly outstanding (try the salcicce- you won’t regret it) and the wine list is well-considered. I don’t mean this as an insult to the Valley or other places there, but this place would be a...More

Thank HoustonTravelers_22
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

This place I consider a hole in the wall in the Rio Grande. It has an immense wine selection and beer from all over the world. The salads are fantastic and they have a couple of “tapas” that can be served to enjoy your wine...More

Thank Ignacio_G_Martinez
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

This place has an awesome chef. Really good food. My husband had a steak and it was very well prepared. We started with an appetizer of a meat and cheese plate and a flat bread which was amazingly delicious. I had a risotto which was...More

Thank Rita R
Reviewed March 24, 2018

I was a little afraid visiting Texas that all I would get to eat would be huge steaks and lardy Tex Mex food. I don't mean to dis Texas barbecue - I do love nice quality grilled meat - or Mexican cuisine - which I...More

Thank profegringo
Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

This is one of the best restaurant’s that I have eaten in. We ordered the garlic lime shrimp ($18), Calamari ($12) for appetizers. Food was cooked right and tasted very good. Ordered the Pork burger ($16) and since I asked about the salcicce pasta ($15...More

Thank JPadmanabhan
Reviewed February 28, 2018 via mobile

What an amazing experience! Food was wonderful. I had the Puttanesca Risotto and it was perfect. The wine list was top notch and the service was exceptional. We were a group of 14 business associates and our server did not blink an eye when we...More

Thank annettelacour1
Reviewed February 2, 2018 via mobile

We were passing through McAllen looking for good, fresh food & we found it here! Dina’s service was beyond compare, her wine suggestion fabulous and my husband said the lasagna was the best he’s ever had. It just goes to show, fresh is always best!...More

Thank TXCottageMama
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November 13, 2017|
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Response from Luciano S | Reviewed this property |
They, maybe, would allow you to sit outside with the puppy if the place is not busy. Otherwise, I don't think so.
August 15, 2015|
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Response from Reservata2 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I think so. Everything in McAllen is casual now. And it's rather dark in the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$31 - $50
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1117 West Business 83 McAllen, McAllen, TX 78501
    (12th Street)
  • Public Transportation: N/A
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  McAllen
  • Phone Number: +1 956-994-8331
  • E-mail
house. wine. & bistro. offers 130 wines by the glass, bottle or case. Our extensive list of wine features a heterogeneous collection of vintage and contemporary wines from diverse regions. House Wine & Bistro offers a lunch and dinner with a variety of flavors ranging from light and tasty hors d’oeuvres to hearty lunch and dinner fare. house. wine. & bistro. also offers a bridal registry, custom gift baskets, private parties and catering services. House Wine & Bistro can accommodate and host lunch and dinner meetings and of course gift cards are always available. Larry and Jessica enjoy helping to plan the perfect rehearsal dinner, baby shower, office function or intimate evening with friends and family.
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