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Macondo Bistro - CLOSED

208 Travis St, Houston, TX 77002-1717
+1 713-229-8323
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
14 Oct 2014
“Macondo has moved and is now open”
29 Jun 2014
“Food was great/Service was weak”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Latin, Spanish, Mexican, Caribbean, Cuban
208 Travis St, Houston, TX 77002-1717
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Reviewed 15 October 2014

Macondo has moved to 917 Franklin, Houston, TX 77002. They just re-opened a few days ago and the food is as wonderful as ever. I had today's lunch combo for under $10. Incredible ceviche, followed by a vegetable beef stew with rice (or beans) and...More

Thank 56003Jackie
Reviewed 30 June 2014

First of all, downtown Houston is a very tough place to get a good meal after 5 pm during the week. With that said, we found Macondo late afternoon. They were out of a few things, like iced-tea. Not sure if they didn't want to...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 22 June 2014

I was staying downtown at the Hilton and was looking for someplace to eat that I couldn't find at home. Found Macondo via good reviews on Yelp and decided to give it a try. It was a bit of a long walk in the heat...More

1  Thank justpeachykeane
Reviewed 17 June 2014

Dropped in on a hot evening after walking around downtown Houston. The beer was ice cold and our ceviche appetizer was excellent. The traditional ropa vieja dish was also pretty good. The Macondo Del Mar, however, was inedible - I mean really bad. The seafood...More

Thank nip255
Reviewed 5 May 2014

I had the eggs and steak plate (no I do NOT remember the name). This came with rice, beans, chorizo, with a think flank steak and topped with 2 eggs, cooked how you like them. My wife had a plate with eggs, pico, and some...More

Thank J W M
Reviewed 11 March 2014

this place was around the corner from our hotel, and much cheaper than the breakfast buffet there, so good points for that. The waitress was very friendly, but the food (breakfast tacos, eggs Mexicana) were uninspired - we cook better at home. No salsa, just...More

Thank DbTX
Reviewed 5 January 2014 via mobile

Stopped by with family during our recent visit to Houston. Menu and decor inspired by Gabriel Garcia Marquez. Food and service was great...owner even came out and gave us a free tasting of the desserts. Wish them the best in this up and coming neighborhood.

Thank miulop
Reviewed 27 April 2013

This place is has some of the best latin food in Houston! The waiters and waitresses are so nice and helpful! There is also live music on friday nights! It is a cute little place for someone to bring a date but it is also...More

Thank Sydney M
Reviewed 19 February 2013

Great Latin food in downtown Houston. My daughter tried it for the first time last week, and she couldn't wait to go back with the rest of our family. We went at noon on Sunday-- regular and breakfast menus were being served. Favorites include the...More

Thank Kathleen H
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:30 pm
7:00 am - 4:30 pm
7:00 am - 4:30 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 208 Travis St, Houston, TX 77002-1717
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-229-8323
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