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Etoile Cuisine et Bar

#24 of 7,174 Restaurants in Houston
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1101 Uptown Park Blvd, Suite 11, Houston, TX 77056-3223 (Post Oak Blvd.)
+1 832-668-5808
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17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
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Sun - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Sun - Sat 11:00 - 15:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Houston, Texas
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81 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Consistently plating dependable dishes is a challenge, Having eaten here many times, I applaud Chef Verpiand and his staff for the consistently excellent food time and time again. try the Mushroom Ravioli Appetizer and if you are lucky, The roast suckling pig will be on the menu as well, desserts are to die for. Enjoy.

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Thank LDA947
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87 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A good restaurant, but I think that the food should be better. The service should be faster and the staff could be more kind.

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Thank Mick66622
The Woodlands, Texas
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157 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyable meal with friend. Salmon prepared perfectly. Passion fruit creme brûlée was perfect. Servers attentive and friendly. Thank you.

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Thank MustTravel88
Houston, Texas
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Classic French styled can't beat it get the cozy room in back for date night excellent seared foie gras almond crusted goat cheese salad special veal tenderloin capped off with chocolate tart and pistachio ice cream. Nice selection wine by the glass. It's our favorite restaurant

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Thank davideddoc
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40 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Etoille should be on your favorites list. We were there Thursday night and it was full. But the wait staff handled the crowd nicely. As a matter of fact, there is very little turnover in the waitstaff. Management works hard to retain their great staff. We had the fix pres menu - they were benefitting Camp For All with proceeds... More 

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Thank Gordon S
Houston, Texas
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60 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017

A glass of prosecco while awaiting our table. Starters of Oeufs Mimosas au Homard (deviled eggs, lobster medallion, fresh herbs, greens) and Bisque de Crabe et Homard (blue crab and Maine lobster bisque, chives, brandy) plus a glass of dry rose for me and pinot gris for my companion. For the main course, Sole Meunière (filet of sole, meunière butter,... More 

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Thank traveler77256
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34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This is truly one of Houston's best restaurants. There is nothing bad in the menu. I love their pate. Sitting outside or inside the ambience is the same. You feel like you're in Paris.

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Thank Jim S
Bellaire, Texas, United States
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919 reviews
486 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 287 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Chef Philippe continues to delight and surprise. On this most recent visit, We enjoyed a luscious mushroom ravioli, in a creamy sauce that was a meal in itself: Savory, delicate, with the flavor of mushroom dominating the subtle spices. The onion soup was divine, with clear broth and a disc of cheese floating on top, but not mixing with the... More 

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Houston, texas, USA
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386 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,875 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017

French restaurant serving consistently good food in a white table cloth setting. Two rooms one with a bar and the TV, silent mode, showing local sports and tables for dinners and a second in the back absent bar and TV. A nice place in which in both rooms you can carry on a conversation without raising your voice even in... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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62 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2017

This is an interesting place...It is a true French restaurant in Houston. Its menu is classic in nature, but execution is interesting. The bar is well stocked and drinks are prepared expertly. The appetizers were also "traditional" on the menu, but done with a Houston touch, big plates. The main plates (fish - sole and halibut) were well prepared and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Cuisine
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1101 Uptown Park Blvd, Suite 11, Houston, TX 77056-3223
    (Post Oak Blvd.)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 832-668-5808
Description
Visit Etoile Cuisine et Bar for an inviting, warm, European environment where fine French food is front and center. Chef Philippe offers a traditional and seasonal menu that changes to offer the freshest produce and ingredients available. Chef Philippe combines his native, regional fare and the idea of fresh, local ingredients with modern food concepts to create distinctive and delicious dishes.

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