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Houston Street Bistro

204 E Houston St, San Antonio, TX 78205-1815
+1 210-476-8600
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“salad” (15 reviews)
“bread” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
American, Steakhouse, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
204 E Houston St, San Antonio, TX 78205-1815
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago 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 4 February 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 25 January 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
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Houston Street Bistro offers an interesting variety of entrees, such as Chicken Marsala and fresh salmon all delicious and appetizingly presented. Our service was nicely provided in a gracious and professional manner. Lastly, the dessert selection was varied and tasty, complemented with a nice cappuccino.

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

My plate was full of flavor and so delicious! I ate the chicken Marsala with mash potatoes and the sauce was soooooooo good!!! The salad was a meal in itself.

Thank Sarah E
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Ok, so the food was delicious. It was Wednesday, so the lunch special was the chicken cordon bleu. It was tender and juicy and the mashed were also great. My friend had the turkey melt and it she liked it as well. I gave it...More

Thank Jannette T
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

The bread was hot and fresh..served with herb OVO. The house wine perfect!! We started with the Tomato Bisque, excellent and not to rich like most. Then Chicken Marsala; instead of risotto, we asked for mash potatoes. Everything + Service was EXCELLENT!! We will be...More

Thank Sherry A
Reviewed 24 August 2017

This venue is AWESOME!!! The prices are so reasonable and the food is spectacular!! The service is EXCEPTIONAL. My husband and I had the dinner special and I can't rave enough! Steven, our server, (who is the Head Waiter) couldn't do enough for us. Loved...More

Thank rpkn2131
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Ken B
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, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
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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