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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” (31 reviews)
“lamb chops” (11 reviews)
“octopus” (9 reviews)
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European, Spanish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
5115 Bellaire Blvd, Bellaire, TX 77401-4419
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Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

The food is surprisingly excellent, service us flawless. Did not expect such a treasure from the unassuming exterior of the restaurant. Had the prix fixe menu for lunch - $25 - onion soup was perfect, trout delicious and crepe dessert heavenly... Reasonable portions for a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank veroniquee408
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

We have been to Costa Brava many times even though we live at least 4 miles north of the restaurant! We love it so much we have introduced numerous of our friends and family to Costa Brava. While it will tell you on the website...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Brittrob
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is precious and you definitely have to visit it. Delicious unpretentious food with a lovely wine list. If you want to dive into the greatest hits of this restaurant please order the stuffed piquillo peppers, the sumptuous escargot and the house staple the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank fernandomO6802YD
Reviewed 16 October 2018

We had not been to Costa Brava in a while, and, after another fine dining experience, we need to remember to come back more often as it is only a hop, skip and a jump from where we live. I would highly recommend this restaurant...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Lynn M
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Each Meal is excellent, & a rule of mine is try new items, on Menu. Always great food, Great service, wonderful Staff..

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank yolanda716
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

I'm usually asked for a good Spanish restaurant. I would always say, "My home." But not anymore... We were celebrating my birthday. The grilled octopus was incredibly tender. The suckling pig stuffing in the piquillo peppers was exquisite. I also ordered the rice pudding. It...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Raquel M
Reviewed 12 August 2018 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

Date of visit: August 2018
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

Date of visit: June 2018
2  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

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank 501glorial
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

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank Avi E
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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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