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L'Olivier

240 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77006-3222
+1 713-360-6313
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good20%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“steak frites” (5 reviews)
“ravioli” (4 reviews)
“apple tart” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, International, European
PRICE
€€€€
RATINGS
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Food
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
240 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77006-3222
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1 - 10 of 54 reviews

Reviewed 6 May 2017

The escargot didn't disappoint. Server was friendly and the entire experience was great. Don't miss the scallops they were seared to perfection, but not overcooked inside.

Thank CB22222
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Went on Valentine's Day. Sat for 30 minutes and nothing. Went to grab drink menu from hostess. Still nothing. Asked them to send server over and 15 min later she came but couldn't do food order. Sat for 1 hr for a glass of water....More

Thank michael b
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We live close by, so choosing L'Olivier's charmingly chic French place in our neighborhood for Valentine's Day was a no-brainer. We arrived early and were promptly seated at a good table and offered drinks. It was a good thing we were early, because the place...More

Thank Chuck T
Reviewed 22 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...More

Thank PhiladelphiaPhillip
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...More

Thank Dagaadne
Reviewed 22 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
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...More

Thank askittl
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...More

Thank 2fridad
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...More

Thank Minerva C
Reviewed 22 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
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Polina K
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Response from Lorraine D | Reviewed this property |
I do not work for L'Olivier. Sorry. I know they are open for lunch so you ay drop by. I would think their regular menu woud be perfect for Valentine's Day.
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Restaurant Details

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