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Costa Brava Bistro

5115 Bellaire Blvd, Bellaire, TX 77401-4419
+1 713-839-1005
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“paella” (30 reviews)
“octopus” (9 reviews)
“lamb chops” (9 reviews)
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11:00 am - 2:30 pm Hours
European, Spanish, Gluten Free Options
5115 Bellaire Blvd, Bellaire, TX 77401-4419
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

For an appetizer I started with a Piquillo peppers (4) stuffed with suckling pig and Asiago cheese. Wonderful. And I had the suckling pig for dinner — tender and moist with a side of a white bean soup that had chorizo and bone broth. Excellent...More

Thank houstontraveler2017
Reviewed 27 June 2018

The food and decor is elegant and the service is exceptional. Not only does the food taste great but it is also beautifully presented. We had the fixed price lunch. The portions are not big but just fine for a three course lunch. I had...More

1  Thank slhokie
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

I understood that this bistro had the best paella and it was good. I would have preferred just a seafood paella but their paella includes chicken and beef. The beef was not that good and a bit tough. The rib eye was enjoyed by someone...More

1  Thank Gloria L
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

I had been wanting to try this place for some time and we happened to be in the area and stopped in. Let me preface first by saying that I am fond of all cuisines, but Spain and Spanish food hold a special place in...More

1  Thank Avi E
Reviewed 20 April 2018

Excellent Seafood, elegant interior, great service in Houston area! First time visitor with business clients... Gulf Snapper was superb! Guests had Gazpacho and Salmon and really enjoyed the experience.

1  Thank BRLAAdventurer
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

. . . but the food, service, menu, and ambience were superb. We had the snapper and the lamb Wellington. And the desserts were not to be missed.

1  Thank Ken A
Reviewed 25 February 2018

What a lovely and delicious experience it was to taste the magnificent flavors of the meals at Costa Brava. The wait staff was well versed with the wine list and pairings. Food was truly outstanding! I had the veal with mushroom risotto; my husband very...More

1  Thank Cat H
Reviewed 10 February 2018

After reading good reviews about Costa Brava Bistro's paella, we went right over to try it again, hoping to find excellent paella loaded with seafood and chorizo. A visit a couple of years ago was very disappointing. Instead we were each served a medium plate...More

Thank texastraveler92
Reviewed 7 February 2018

This is one of our very favorite places for dinner. We've never had a bad time, and it's typically excellent. The food is terrific and tends to be straightforward. Service is attentive but not overwhelming, although the servers can get pretty busy during peak times....More

Thank Doak P
Reviewed 28 January 2018

We took a few friends with us for a gragarious dinner. Service was attentive, friendly and quite efficient. The menu has changed again, with more choices, both for appetizers and mains. The grilled octopus remains a favorite, although the white asparagus and jamon Iberico special...More

Thank Gabriel H
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30 December 2016|
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Response from TeamCortez | Reviewed this property |
I wore blue jeans and a button down shirt. My wife also wore blue jeans, high heels and a nice top. No one in the restaurant was wearing a coat or tie.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5115 Bellaire Blvd, Bellaire, TX 77401-4419
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Bellaire
  • Phone Number: +1 713-839-1005
  • E-mail
Explore the rich culinary traditions of Spain and France at this cozy, neighborhood bistro located in Bellaire.
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