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240 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77006-3222 (Mason)
+1 713-360-6313
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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114 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Stopped by with an old friend for a late lunch on the spur of the moment. Met by a friendly hostess and the chef was friendly and engaging. Went with the fig and apple salad with balsamic vinegar, as did my friend, and I had the tagliatelle with black truffle, with the special addition of white truffle.....simply decadent. My friend... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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58 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

On a very quiet Wednsday night after election night my wife and I visited L'Olivier. A very knowledgeable and friendly waiter/bartender quickly fixed us up with a nice, dry Burgundy. We chose to eat at the bar. Uppon request, our waiter suggested we share three apetizers; a salad, a crabmeat mushroom terrine, and a ravioli. This was a true and... More 

Thank Dagaadne
Houston, Texas
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393 reviews
267 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Service was haphazard on a slow night. The food was quite good - especially the bone marrow - the chateaubriand - and the desserts. Fries were soggy. Duck pate was so -so. The chef is into it and sociable. Some interesting wines.

Thank cgny1fwd
Houston, Texas
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42 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

I attended a party held here last night. I don't usually write bad reviews unless it's really bad. This was really bad. Service at the bar was rude and slow. They obviously didn't have enough people working for the size of the party. When it was finally our turn, we asked for a mojito. And I literally saw the rude... More 

Thank askittl
Houston, Texas
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147 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

I've eaten many times at L'Olivier and have loved most of my meals at this small establishment on lower Westheimer but my last experience there as shockingly disappointing to the extreme. Seems the restaurant's management has fallen apart with no guidance to help waitstaff nor any consistency in wait staff. We arrived timely, were the only table in the restaurant... More 

Thank 2fridad
Houston, Texas
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54 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

We dined here for our 10th anniversary . . . And we were pleasantly surprised! Service was awesome, decoration was very chic with and loft type atmosphere.... Nice metal (cold) table tops. Now, the food I ordered a Watermelon gazpacho, and let me tell you it was DIVINE! My husband had the steamed mussels, which he liked very much. A... More 

Thank Minerva C
Houston, Texas
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50 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Dinner last night was a treat . The sea bass was delicious accompanied by artichoke. The steak frites was perfect paired with a fig salad. The apple tart with crème fresh was sublime. I will return.

Thank panicale63
Bellaire, Texas, United States
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666 reviews
367 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 216 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

We have driven by L'Olivier multiple times over the years since some of our favorite restaurants are located in lower Westheimer. Eventually we decided to give it a try. Located in a strip mall, almost across George's bistro. There is ample parking and valet parking is offered. The evening of our visit there were few guests when we arrived, so... More 

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Houston, Texas
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66 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

We were once again more than satisfied with the great Chef L'Olivier's menu selection. He is the epitome of what a fine chef should be. He's been in Houston for some time now and his menu selections are always well prepared and well thought out.

Thank TravelingFoodie026
Atlanta, GA
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227 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016

Has a great meal at L'olivier while visiting my son in Houston. All of the food was perfectly prepared. Our appetizers were excellent and the fish entrees were done to perfection. Good wine list and full bar. Varied menu; we just happened to be in the mood for seafood that night.


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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
French, International
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 240 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77006-3222
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-360-6313

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