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Houston Street Bistro

204 E Houston St, San Antonio, TX 78205-1815
+1 210-476-8600
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“bread” (11 reviews)
“salad” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, French, Steakhouse, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
204 E Houston St, San Antonio, TX 78205-1815
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although we were not seeing the show, nor did we have reservations, the staff found somewhere to sit my party without any hesitation/wait. The dishes are all named after various shows which is quite unique. The service and atmosphere were wonderful. The food came out...More

Thank Kelsey F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place was right across the street from the hotel we were staying at. Super convenient. My wife and I got a seat on their patio next to the sidewalk and Houston Street. It was noisy but good for people watching Our waitress came by...More

Thank moondog1961
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a great dinner and bottle of wine before a show at the Majestic Theatre. It right next door, so it's the perfect place for a pre show meal. The service was top notch and the chicken marsala was very good. Not the best I've...More

Thank Greg C
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

I have been here several times before various plays as it is near all 3 theaters. They have a 3 course pre-fixe which is more than you can eat. They make every effort to get you served promptly (gets crowded and hectic) so you are...More

Thank Barbvan
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Tried this place as it was easy access to the Majestic. Make your reservations early; you have to call them. First appearance, quaint. We were taken to the far back and the quaint ambiance disappeared. Carpet stained, no air, and in serious need of painting​....More

Thank TexasGirl78253
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had dinner while in San Antonio. Food and service were excellent. I had the chicken marsala - very good. Among the best I've tasted. Also a good wine selection. Would definitely go again when in San Antonio.

Thank Keith V
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Come here for a cobb salad every time business brings me to SA! Good service and good wine selection!

Thank SueSue8484
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

They say you eat with your eyes first -- the food here is plated beautifully and tastes just as good! Tomato Bisque with Basil and Caesar Salad for appetizers. Delicious! The bread and oil is so good and a nice touch. I had the ravioli...More

Thank Mon-ValleyGuy
Reviewed 15 April 2017

I had the pleasure of dining here with a friend prior to a show at the Majestic Theatre. We had a 6:00pm reservation, so we were not rushed for the 8pm start. The service was the high point of the evening; our waiter was attentive...More

Thank flabbytabbycat
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

I ran out of salad before the toppings and that is rare. The crab was perfectly cooked and chilled coupled with perfect service made my day.

Thank 4ElevenTechs
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Ken B
how to make a reservation
3 May 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, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 204 E Houston St, San Antonio, TX 78205-1815
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 210-476-8600
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