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Bistro Des Amis

Map & Directions 2347 University Blvd.
Houston, TX 77005
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713-349-8441
  • French
  • Tue-Sat 11am-2pm, Tue-Sat 5pm-9pm
  • All Major Credit Cards
  • Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Takeout
  • Dinner, Lunch
  • BYOB
  • Recommended, Accepted
  • Street, Valet

Description

Houston Press' Description

The Village's Bistro des Amis looks like the sort of small town French cafe where
you stop to get a coffee and a pastry or an ice cream while shopping
in the village. The gleaming dark wood and glass pastry case is
always well-stocked. Lunch and dinner specials are very reasonable
and the soups, stews and pastries are housemade. Try the escargot in
puff pastry or the pate with cornichons.

 
Member Reviews

  • AlainHarvey
    AlainHarvey wrote a review for Bistro Des Amis
    on 10/21/12
    4

    Bistro des Amis features freshly-prepared, classic Paris bistro cuisine in a charming, casual setting. Prices are moderate, too. This middle-range French restaurant is a good choice for all gourmets, or for those who would like to exercise their gourmet muscles-- without breaking their wallets.

    The Lowdown

    Pros:
    • Delicious, simple French bistro dishes with modern flair
    •... More >>

  • AlainHarvey
    AlainHarvey wrote a review for Bistro Des Amis
    on 05/28/09
    4

    My fiancée and I are regulars of this terrific small French café. Similar to cafés born in Paris, Bistro des Amis, located in Houston’s Rice Village/West U area, exemplifies the standards that have pleased diners in France for years. Following in this tradition, Bistro des Amis offers a relaxed and unassuming environment attracting diners who might wish to linger over a cup of... More >>

  • Muriel1016 wrote a review for Bistro Des Amis
    on 01/23/09
    4

    On Tuesdays and Wednesdays for dinner, you can have an appetizer, a side, main course, and dessert for $19.95! They serve authentic French Basque food. They bring you freshly baked baguette slices with whipped butter while you look through the menu. The escargots are delicious at Bistro Les Amis. The atmosphere is cozy and makes you feel like you're dining at a little European... More >>

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Tips from foursquare

  • Jenn on 09/26/12

    Birthday Special: Free vanilla, strawberry crepes topped with mouth-watering warm chocolate and grilled almonds - you'll be hooked. Just show your ID with purchase!

  • Lauren R. on 03/25/14

    The creme brulee is sexcellent.

  • Alex S. on 07/01/12

    A wonderful restaurant in the Village serving food from the French Basque region. Recommended foie gras (large amount for a reasonable price) and rack of lamb. However, avoid their lunch specials.

  • Ingrid D. on 03/22/12

    Great service! Really sediment al fresco sinning atmosphere.

  • Michael K. on 01/13/12

    Excellent food!! Try the duck, the lamb, and any of the desserts! The house wine is also incredible and is a great price.

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