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Citrus Bistro Seafood
Citrus Bistro Seafood

Citrus Bistro Seafood Details

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Website: http://www.citrusbistro.com
  • Phone: (817) 281-6282
  • Hours of Operation: Lunch: Daily: 11:00am - 2:00pm
    Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm, Friday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 11:00pm
    Sunday Brunch: 11:00am - 2:30pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Carte Blanche, Discover, JCB, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: French, Mediterranean, Seafood
  • Executive Chef: Chef Didier P Viriot
  • Dress Code: Casual Dress
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Chef's Table, Fireplace, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Smoking Area, Smoking Area (patio only), Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Private Party Facilities: Celebrating that special occasion: Citrus Bistro can arrange an event or party for you and make sure that the venue is perfect as well as the food and drink you serve your guests. Our customized menus allow you to create an event based on your budget and tastes.
  • Private Party Contact: Nanou Viriot (817) 281-6282
  • Entertainment: We have entertainment on special occasions or at guests' request.

Getting there

  • Parking: Private Lot
A word from Citrus Bistro Seafood
Citrus Bistro is a French - Mediterranean restaurant which specializes in Seafood.
We also offer several steaks, rack of lamb and specialty desserts all made in-house.
Our main dining room can seat 80 guests and offer outside seating for 40 to 60 guests, our private Chef Table can seat up to 17 guests . We have a Bar-lounge, guests can Orders at the bar too. Citrus Bistro offers full bar services
Citrus Bistro’s French bistro atmosphere makes for the perfect neighborhood restaurant! Both casual and elegant, you can enjoy a quiet dinner for two or a fine dining experience for a group at the Chef's table.
Celebrating that special occasion: We provide catering for corporate events, private parties, special events, business functions, and more. We can arrange an event or party for you at our premises or at the venue of your choice.
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Diner Reviews
  • "I met some friends out for lunch and we enjoyed everything about the place. I plan on going back for restaurant week in August."
    Dined on 7/8/2014
  • "Citrus Bistro has a very diverse menu and has options for even non-seafood types. The service was great, we were quickly seated and cared for throughout our dining experienced. Our server was familiar with the menu and a great help on providing direction for our selections based upon our interactions. The live Jazz band was great, the atmosphere was inviting and upscale and still somewhat casual. Most importantly the food was spectacular. For my family, this is not a cheap meal. However, for the quality of the food and what you get, it is definitely a bargain. If you are looking for inexpensive mediocre food, this is not for you. If you are looking for great food at a fair price, you will love this place."
    Dined on 6/28/2014
  • "We love that this wonderful and elegant restaurant is in our neighborhood!"
    Dined on 6/27/2014
  • "Although this has been open for 9 months, we just heard about it last week from our son who had a great experience there. We went Monday evening and had a wonderful meal of salmon ceviche, poached salmon and seared sea bass with curry sauce. The waiter recommended a wonderful bottle of french white burgundy and was very engaging during the evening. The (French) Chef came by the table to check on things, all in, it was a great evening. We will definitely go back, they have a piano player on Friday and Saturday nights."
    Dined on 6/23/2014
  • "A fine restaurant with great cuisine at a price. Great sea food variety. Great wine list. Excellent service."
    Dined on 6/21/2014
  • "A truly memorable dining spot. Scrumptious food, impecable service, and a delightful setting add up to a perfect evening. If you haven't tried Citrus Bistro, you're missing out on a true culinary experience."
    Dined on 6/16/2014
  • "the food is exquisite. david and jean-loup are amazing. the staff there is absolutely excellent and we always have a great time!"
    Dined on 6/14/2014
  • "What a delightful find. Tucked away in Colleyville, this is a must do, must go and enjoy dining experience."
    Dined on 6/8/2014
  • "The restaurant has no frontage on 26 and is a bit hard to find--just look for "Next" restaurant and it is tucked back behind it. Once inside, the ambiance was great--very contemporary and had a cool vibe to it. The hostess (co-owner) greeted us and sat us at a table near the window/outdoor dining area. There was a fantastic soul singer (there on Friday nights) and it still wasn't loud at all. The food was superb! Incredible good seafood cooked to perfection. The hostess gave us her specially made dessert: date cake. It was the best dessert I've ever had! Highly recommend!!!"
    Dined on 6/6/2014
  • "The greeting , seating and initial attention were great. The menu and wine list spoke of promise. There was one other table dining when we were seated and one table dining when we left. I was served an incorrect entree. It was sent back and action began to serve the correct dish. Surprisingly! The same dish was returned to me! It even had the bite missing that I had taken! Unacceptable! A slight accommodation was made to me. Upon my departure my waiter again asked if I had problems with the food or service. I was tempted to change his tip to $0.01 but figured I didn't need to say any more. I liked the attention upon my arrival, the ambiance and wine lists. My dining mishap makes me cautious about recommending this restaurant."
    Dined on 6/3/2014
  • "There were 3 mistakes on the order given. Food was mediocre for the price."
    Dined on 5/27/2014
  • "It is worrisome when you go to a small neighborhood diner on one of the busiest days of the year. In this case, Mother's Day. A fixed menu helps, but the reviews tend to be poor due to lack of staff, etc. However, Citrus Bistro pulled it off. While our waiter was rushed, due to serving many more tables than normal, he was very nice and kept the Mimosa's flowing, always a plus! Meanwhile the food, all courses, was excellent. There were 4 of us and we each had different appetizers, entree's, and deserts. All of us raved about the quality and it was cooked to perfection. I thought the fish (sole) was delightful while the others reveled in their meals. We came away full, satisfied, and the two mothers in the group were very happy! Thanks! "
    Dined on 5/11/2014
  • "We had a great time...Good for a special occasion and the food was very good. My only complaint would be the price seemed a bit high for a brunch. "
    Dined on 5/11/2014
  • "We went to Citrus for Easter. There were 6 adults in our party. It was a fixed menu. 2 people had eggs benedict and they loved it. 2 had the chicken cordon blue and this dish was beyond awful. The"chicken" was a fried chicken patty with a slice of deli ham laying on top with a slice of provolone melted on top. The other 2 people had the sole with shrimp. It was a blob on the plate with sauce that had broken. Served with green beans that had been cooked to mush. I have been to Citrus on numerous occasions. It had always been excellent! Not sure what went wrong on Easter Sunday but it fell very short on their usual excellence. "
    Dined on 4/20/2014
  • "We are foodies, who have eaten in good to great restaurants all over the world. Our biggest peeve: the paucity of fine dining in the Southlake/Keller/Colleyville area. We have been actively exploring, and pleasantly surprised by, new (to us) local places several times recently, but not blown away. We were expecting a similar experience from Citrus, with an unprepossessing facade, tucked well back from the street on Colleyville’s main drag, but the food was excellent, the service was exemplary (thanks, Antonio!), and the general attitude was warm and accommodating to an extraordinary degree. The wine list is heavy on granaches, but they complement the fish dishes nicely. The desserts (try the berries!) were amazing. Highly recommended!"
    Dined on 4/18/2014
  • "always have good daily specials LOVE the date cake"
    Dined on 4/18/2014
  • "The restaurant is not exactly in the best place and I could see my wife kind of scoffing at the exterior, but once we made it inside, her expression and expectations totally changed. We had a musician playing near us, but it wasn't too loud. The food was delicious and drinks were relatively priced for that type of restaurant. Waitstaff was superb!"
    Dined on 4/5/2014
  • "When this restaurant moved from Royal Lane to Collyville, the North Dallas neighborhood went into mourning. I had the occasion to visit the new location and found nothing had changed. The fix cost dinner was excellent and reasonable. The food was perfect. The wine list was excellent including both value based and high end varieties. It is good to know that Citrus has maintained its uniqueness and quality. And finally, the date cake from an old family recipe remains the high point of the evening in an evening of superlatives. I will return even though it is a 45 minute drive."
    Dined on 4/7/2014
  • "My wife and I really enjoyed Citrus Bistro. It is tucked in the back of a strip mall. Decor had a nautical theme, white tablecloths. Service was attentive but not intrusive. Food is outstanding. Menu has a lot of interesting items. Wine list with many interesting choices at reasonable prices. I had a truffle pate to start, which was fabulous. My entree was an Idaho Ruby trout with sriracha beurre blanc. Perfectly prepared and the sauce was inventive and very nicely complemented the fish. The surprising part of the evening was the entertainment, a very talented vocalist accompanying himself on keyboard that literally had the audience on their feet by the end of the evening. Overall, this is an awesome place!"
    Dined on 4/4/2014
  • "Exceptional service - could not have been better... Food quality was outstanding from the start to finish. Salads are fresh and creative and the appetizers are delicious. Generous serving of fresh vegetables with every entree. If you are looking for a relaxing evening with great food - this neighborhood gem is a perfect pick!"
    Dined on 4/3/2014
  • "Went for lunch. Hardly anyone was there so service was great. Food was outstanding. I had blackened sole with crawfish tails which was prepared very well. Cream of asparagus soup was pretty good. Other person at our table had the crab cake, which was also very nicely prepared. We will definitely be back."
    Dined on 3/28/2014
  • "Unbelievably delicious seafood dishes, live piano at night, excellent service!!! I've been there for a party/brunch and for dinner and have never been disappointed!!"
    Dined on 3/14/2014
  • "Wonderful menu options, great service and ambiance, but most importantly, great food. Hard to find....needs a sign curbside because it's set so far back from the road, and this Restaurant should not be overlooked."
    Dined on 3/11/2014
  • "Citrus Bistro was the perfect spot to celebrate our anniversary away from the Spring Breaker crowds. We found the place delightful, the food exquisite and the prices just right. We will make Citrus Bistro our regular spot for Sunday Brunch!"
    Dined on 3/16/2014
  • "Wife and I celebrated our 3 year anniversary here and have nothing but good things to say about the service, food and ambiance. The owner (her husband is the chef) came to our table on several occasions to check on us.....all we could say was everything was great! Highly recommend."
    Dined on 3/15/2014
  • "If you like seafood and/or French food, this is the place to go. My wife had the Bronzini, a type of fish, and it was delicious. The portions were geneous and it was cooked to perfection. The vegetables were also cooked just right. I had the Chilean Sea Bass and it, too was delicious. The best treat of the night was the Date Cake. It's made with Dates and is very moist and light. I would recommend this dessert to anyone who enjoys eating."
    Dined on 3/8/2014
  • "Family birthday celebration here was wonderful. The owners were warm and welcoming; she from Dubai and he from Normandy. The food was exceptional as was the service. We have not enjoyed fine dining of this caliber before In the Mid-Cities area. We hope everyone finds this place!"
    Dined on 3/7/2014
  • "We have been several times with friends - always enjoy both food and the entertainment especially on Fridays with W.T at the piano and it is wonderful to enjoy this great place in our mid-cities neighborhood."
    Dined on 2/28/2014
  • "all 4 in our party had either the lobster bisque or she crab soup, and sadly none of us could detect ANY seafood in the bowls. this was especially disappointing at a seafood restaurant! our other disappointment was the difficulty conducting conversation because the musician's performance was very, very loud! this was our 2nd and last visit."
    Dined on 2/28/2014
  • "I do not usually right reviews and don't ever complain. I paid the bill without complaint, but my wife and I showed up on Valentines to discover that the dining room was overstuffed. We were literally in the conversations of the people around us (that might have been the highlight of the evening) The people on our left were there for over an hour before their order was taken. The ones on our right could not get refills of water. We received the third course of our meal almost two hours after we arrived, yet it was still before the second course. At over $100 a plate this was not acceptable. Had a good night with my wife, but the restaurant was a great disappointment. Would have been better off at Applebee's."
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "Great food! The service was excellent. We made a reservation and we were able to walk right in and sit down. Very pleasant experience!"
    Dined on 2/15/2014
  • "Everything about this restaurant is first rate. The food is creative and substantial, the service attentive and the ambience charming. We enjoyed both our visits very much."
    Dined on 2/13/2014
  • "The food was simply outstanding! The service was impeccable. The dessert was incredible! We loved everything about this great restaurant!"
    Dined on 2/13/2014
  • "Actually went there on Valentines as one of the last places with a table, but what a nice find. Everything was great and we will go again."
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "We tried this restaurant on Valentines Day. We made reservations on Open Table so we did not know we were getting into a Price Fixe menu. We sat for over an hour before we had any of our food served. The waiter was not at all attentive, the owner and busboys served us. The tuna appetizer was very good, salads good, lobster bisque very thin, entrees ok, desserts good."
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "Saw a review of the restaurant in the Fort Worth Star Telegram which noted the scallops, so decided to treat a scallop-loving friend to a birthday dinner there. Also tried some of the other items mentioned in the review. Both of us were delighted and pleased that the review did not stear us wrong. We were also impressed with our friendly, efficient waiter who was able to answer all our questions about menue items and did not seem bothered to have to educate us. All in all, it was a most pleasant experience and we have since recommended it to several freinds."
    Dined on 2/6/2014
  • "To my fb page and announced your fab brunch to my charity league girlfriends while we were at Tribece for lunch yesterday; this is a great place to chill for brunch and forget about our teen son's high maintenance girlfriend"
    Dined on 2/9/2014
  • "Excellent food and service - loved the Spanish guitarist! Surprised that it was quiet on a late Saturday evening, but it was great."
    Dined on 2/8/2014
  • "WE had a wonderful Sunday Brunch with friends - food was excellent, service great - this is a really good restaurant for the area! You don't have to drive to Fort Worth for exceptional food and service!"
    Dined on 2/2/2014
  • "I was totally impressed with the ambience of the restaurant. To go along with the excellent food you have service and personal one on one attention by the owners throughout the evening making certain your dining experience is exquisite. The reviews about the must have bundt cake were an understatement. It is worth every savory bite. I could go there just for the bundt cake. I was celebrating a friend's birthday and she was so excited about the rack of lamb she forgot to take a picture as she desired and tried to capture one after eating half the rack that was scrumptious."
    Dined on 2/1/2014