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Houston Street Bistro

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204 E Houston St, San Antonio, TX 78205-1815
+1 210-476-8600
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“bread” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
204 E Houston St, San Antonio, TX 78205-1815
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place was crowded and the matre'd hadn't received the many messages we left about being delayed; however, we were seated within minutes! The staff could not have been nicer or more helpful, thought rushed off their feet! The food was excellent and we were...More

Thank Barbara W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a perfect place to enjoy dinner before a performance at the Majestic! Located just next door, we made reservations at The Houston Street Bistro at 6:30, and we were out in plenty of time for our 8pm show. Recommended are the crab cakes (but...More

Thank Shireen J
Reviewed March 23, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I have dined at restaurants throughout the United States and France. I placed this bistro in the top 5% of the restaurants we have visited. The food is consistently excellent. Their lead chef has not changed for the last 17 years, and...More

Thank JRP1911
Reviewed March 22, 2018 via mobile

Whenever my husband and I visit San Antonio, we always make sure and eat at Houston Street Bistro. The food is excellent and the service is prompt. Last night, I had “Wicked “ which is beef tips with onions and peppers. The meat was tender...More

Thank Lesia P
Reviewed March 21, 2018

Honestly we've gone here in past years only because of the location next to the Majestic.The food was fine then but it seemed much improved before a recent concert. The theater theme of posters and menu names is a bright note and the servers all...More

Thank Marilyn E
Reviewed February 27, 2018

We found ourselves at Houston Street Bistro late one evening when the only other options were high-end $$$$ steakhouses and bistros. Having done that scene sufficiently already, we just wanted some good food at a reasonable price point. Everyone in our group from the youngest...More

Thank Tim M
Reviewed February 18, 2018

We went for a light lunch, and everyone in the group was very pleased. I had the beef brochettes greek salad and it was excellent. The beef was extremely tender and tasty and the other ingredients were very good. Others in our group were pleased...More

Thank TomM1951
Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

We were in town for Valentine's day and had difficulty finding a restaurant we could have dinner at. We stopped at this restaurant and we're happy with the choice. The service was excellent and we got fresh bread and oil for dipping. The menu had...More

Thank Dawn F
Reviewed February 4, 2018

I had two meals during my week of business, once at lunch and one dinner. Both meals I requested for takeout. They provided me water with lemon while waiting. For lunch I had the tomato basil soup and beet salad, very yummy and it came...More

Thank Vanski
Reviewed January 25, 2018

Outstanding food...great wait staff. Fantastic location by Majestic Theater. Concert or play goers have a great location either before or after an event at The Majuestic Theater. Great desserts and coffee after dinner.

Thank Reynaldo C
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Questions & Answers
Chela L
June 12, 2018|
Response from Barbara W | Reviewed this property |
There is theatre parking next door. It is a multi-story. Within two blocks there are private parking lots as well.
Ken B
May 3, 2016|
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Response from krptravel2016 | Reviewed this property |
I walked in and was served. No reservation needed.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic
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 - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 204 E Houston St, San Antonio, TX 78205-1815
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 210-476-8600
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