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La Frite Belgian Bistro

€€ - €€€, European, French
728 S Alamo St, San Antonio, TX 78205-3437
+1 210-224-7555
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (126 reviews)
“frite” (43 reviews)
“crepes” (26 reviews)
Open Now
18:00 - 22:00 Hours
Belgian, European, French
€€ - €€€
728 S Alamo St, San Antonio, TX 78205-3437
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Reviewed yesterday

the food was great! The place is not very fancy, the service was good and everything we got from salads to crepes was terrific! go it is worth the the visit! everything we got was fresh and well done. I like the neighborhood too. a...More

Thank pkmcallen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are locals and love La Frite. Located on South Alamo St. They serve the best mussels outside of Canada I’ve ever found. You can choose your own recipe. I always go for the white wine and garlic sauce. And I absolutely finish every drop...More

Thank Marla R
Reviewed 16 March 2018

Went here for dinner one night during business trip. The walk from hotel (Marriott Rivercenter) is about 10-15 minutes, not too bad. Ordered the Mussels in Marimiers style (white wine, cream, shallots, garlic) comes with fries. Also paired with a glass of white wine. Very...More

Thank Boowicked
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Don not expect a dressy quiet low lit restaurant. It is a casual and relaxing atmosphere. The food is AMAZING! I had taken my mom and daughter after reading the reviews and trying to find escargot. The escargot is tender and superb! The mussels are...More

1  Thank Melissa M
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Recently had dinner at La Frite with friends to celebrate a birthday. We ordered from their Prix Fixe Menu which offered amazing options. We had the best dinner and they allowed us to split two Prix Fixe meals three ways. It was perfect for three...More

Thank psr2565
Reviewed 2 March 2018

We went to La Frite Belgian Bistro with another couple, our friends, who were also in San Antonio over the long holiday weekend. We made reservations and were promptly seated when we arrived. The other couple had never been to a Belgian restaurant or even...More

Thank Vivian W
Reviewed 1 March 2018

We have been to La Frite twice and our experiences were consistent. My recommendation is to skip the salads and go for one of the appetizers that comes with a side salad. We ordered the smoked salmon pate and it was heaven. The earthy greens...More

Thank Food4Anju
Reviewed 5 February 2018

I am so disappointed that my 53rd birthday dinner did not happen at La Frite. Being of Dutch and Belgian descent I was so looking forward to remembering the food of my childhood, sharing it with my fiancé and reminiscing about my Mom and Oma....More

Thank Laura L
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Skip the antipasto, three pieces of jerky, a tad of cheese and a frozen solid artichoke. Inedible. They left us out front in the cold until 6:00 on the nose despite a table of dinners already started. They were out of my wine, didn’t know...More

Thank ftwilliams
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Never disappoints!! Mussels with butter and garlic very tasty. Salad with pear and Gorgonzola light. It’s big enough to share. The frites with dipping sauces very tasty. The chicken and mushroom crepe excellent. Top off the night with the creme brûlée. Wine selection adequate.

Thank Holly O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Belgian, European, French
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 19:00
17:00 - 19:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 728 S Alamo St, San Antonio, TX 78205-3437
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio
  • Phone Number: +1 210-224-7555
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