Make a reservation

Party Size
For 2
Date
Sun, 5/27
Time
9:00 PM
icon/ic_informationCreated with Sketch.
You must make reservations at least 5 minutes in advance of the time at La Bistro Italian Restaurant.
icon/ic_social_proofCreated with Sketch.
Booked 1 time today

La Bistro Italian Restaurant

4.5
155 reviews
icon/ic_price_rangeCreated with Sketch.
$30 and under
icon/ic_cuisineCreated with Sketch.
Italian
Top Tags:
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem

La Bistro Italian Restaurant, in Hurst, serves fine Italian cuisine with passion and knowhow in its elegant and inviting eatery. For a delicious start to your meal, enjoy the mushroom caps stuffed with escargot and the cheese topped garlic bread. Homemade pastas, such as the meaty baked lasagna, the fettuccine primavera with spring veggies in a creamy sauce and the linguini matriciana with bacon and onions, are some of diners’ favorite meals. La Bistro Italian Restaurant’s house specialties include the chicken La Bistro with mushrooms and shallots in a brandy dill sauce, the veal Jerusalem sautéed with artichoke hearts and garlic and the filet mignon madeira in a luscious wine and mushroom sauce. The homemade cannoli, filled with sweet ricotta cheese and topped with chocolate sauce, makes the ideal dessert.

Be sure to visit La Bistro Italian Restaurant on the weekends to hear the resident piano player.

Dining Style
Fine Dining
icon/ic_cuisineCreated with Sketch.
Cuisines
Italian, Steakhouse, Seafood
icon/ic_clockCreated with Sketch.
Hours of operation
Lunch: Tuesday - Friday: 11:00am - 2:30pm; Dinner: Monday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm, Sunday: 11:00am - 9:00pm
icon/ic_phoneCreated with Sketch.
Phone number
(817) 281-9333
icon/ic_new_windowCreated with Sketch.
icon/ic_paymentCreated with Sketch.
Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
icon/ic_dress_codeCreated with Sketch.
Dress code
Casual Dress
icon/ic_cateringCreated with Sketch.
Catering
We offer full service catering from delivery, set up and tear down to just picking up the food at the restaurant. We're able to cater and accommodate any request and are happy to do so!
icon/ic_locationCreated with Sketch.
icon/ic_neighborhoodCreated with Sketch.
Neighborhood
icon/ic_cross_streetCreated with Sketch.
Cross street
1 block north of Grapevine Hwy & Precinct line Rd.
icon/ic_parking_detailsCreated with Sketch.
Parking details
We are located in the Mayfair Village Shopping Center across from the Northeast Courthouse on Highway 26 (Grapevine Highway)
Additional
Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Private Room, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 155 People Are Saying
Overall ratings and reviews
Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant
4.5based on recent ratings
4.7
food
4.5
service
4.5
ambience
4.4
value
Noise · Moderate
92% of people would recommend it to a friend
  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1
Sort by
Newest
Filters
5.0Dined 5 days ago

Only 8 patrons there at the time, so was very quiet. Excellent food & service. Will definitely go to La Bistro again.

Report
Helpful
5.0Dined on May 18, 2018

Muy bueno. Nos atendio el dueno que es un Frances muy simpatico. Habia una persona tocando el piano muy bonito. La comida excelente y precios razonables.

Report
Helpful
5.0Dined on May 5, 2018

I love La Bistro! The food and the ambiance are exceptional. Everything we tried was wonderful. I thought the Chicken Francais was outstanding!

Report
Helpful
4.0Dined on May 4, 2018

This was our first visit to La Bistro. I love good Italian food, and wanted to try a new restaurant. My go-to Italian dish, and thus the test of flavors and quality, is veal. My veal entree was FANTASTIC. I had never had this combination of ingredients in a veal dish before. I don't remember the name of the dish, but the veal scallopine was combined with zucchini, prosciutto and a light cheese, plus sauce, of course. I would go back and order it again...and again! My husband ordered the Veal Jerusalem and said it was pretty good. Entrees come with a side of pasta and soup or salad. The bread was very, very buttered or oiled and garlicky--and plain white bread, at that, so we will pass on that next time. The side salad was pedestrian as well. The wine list was just varied and extensive enough (per glass), and reasonably-priced. The restaurant was a bit noisy the night we were there because there was a private party in half of the restaurant. We ordered their house specialty dessert to share, a date cake that also came with a light creamy sauce on top. The cake was warm, not too sweet and frankly, pretty perfect. We would also order that many times! We definitely recommend this place.

Report
Helpful
5.0Dined on April 26, 2018

La Bistro is a fabulous local gem of a restaurant!

You wouldn’t expect a restaurant of this caliber to be located with in a strip mall.

My only disappointment? I didn’t find this restaurant sooner having lived in the area the past four years!

Report
Helpful
5.0Dined on April 22, 2018

What a wonderful surprise. The food and service was amazing. We can’t wait to return.

Report
Helpful
4.0Dined on April 19, 2018

Nice atmosphere.

Report
Helpful
3.0Dined on April 13, 2018

We have been to La Bistro a number of times over the years and have always had good meals and service. The owner walked by and waved, but basically said nothing. This time the food was fine, but the service was non existent. We waited to be seated with very few people in the restaurant. The waiter left menus and after a long time filled our water glasses and brought bread. After additional time waiting he took our orders and the food was fine when it arrived, but when my wife asked me if we wanted more bread the waiter said "you have vegetables!" I'm not sure if he felt they were equivalent or just did not want to bother getting us any more bread. We felt it was the later. He never stopped by to see if our food was to our liking or to fill our empty water glasses. And I should have mentioned that he never asked if wanted anything else to drink such as a glass of wine. Hopefully this is an isolated incident, but if it was our first visit we would NEVER come back again!!!

Report
Helpful
5.0Dined on April 13, 2018

Antonio provided great service and the food was top notch as always!

Report
Helpful
5.0Dined on April 8, 2018

They are quickly becoming a favorite. If you go on Friday or Saturday , you will want to make a reservation. Those nights are also pretty noisy. They also have a piano player on Friday & Saturday evenings.
Whether you are in dressy clothing or blue Jeans , you will be comfortable.
The service is great. The food is great. They are the only place I know of that has steaks & seafood on the rocks. If you have never had this new way of cooking, try it, at least once... you will be hooked.

Report
Helpful
5.0Dined on April 7, 2018

If you close your eyes as you eat, you’ll believe your in Italy (we’ve been to Italy many times and La Bistro is exactly as we remember the numerous restaurants we’ve eaten at). The owner greeted us at the door - he was very gracious. There was a fantastic piano player adding to the ambiance. We can’t wait to return.

Report
Helpful
4.0Dined on April 6, 2018

Definitely not cheap, but the food is well worth it.

Report
Helpful
5.0Dined on March 11, 2018

Really outstanding evening, I have zero complaints. Every dish was on point, small but nice wine list (Gaja!), there was a pianist playing an eclectic variety of tunes, very cozy ambiance. I will gladly go back again and again!

Report
Helpful
5.0Dined on March 11, 2018

Had a great meal while catching with friends we had not seen in a while. Service was a perfect balance of attentiveness and leaving us alone. Food was great!

Report
Helpful
3.0Dined on March 10, 2018

Guess maybe we were seated too close to the piano cause it was really loud. My ravioli had the texture and flavor of pie dough.

Report
Helpful
5.0Dined on March 4, 2018

Saturday night, great food & wonderful live piano music, great atmosphere.

Report
Helpful
5.0Dined on February 26, 2018

It was delicious... Friendly staff .... dessert beyond the scale

Report
Helpful
4.0Dined on February 25, 2018

Great place for a date out. Food was fresh and prepared meticulously, presentation outstanding. Service was pretty good, overall ambiance was quaint and the music was spot on.

Report
Helpful
5.0Dined on February 24, 2018

We NEVER have a bad meal here!! It is definitely our go to restaurant!! This is, by far, the best Italian restaurant in the area!

Report
Helpful
5.0Dined on February 24, 2018

Excellent food, great ambience, and the owner was very nice as well.

It was a little warm in the building, but otherwise no complaints.

Report
Helpful
5.0Dined on February 24, 2018

We love this place. Alyssa always takes great care of us. The food, service and family atmosphere is what keeps us coming. (and great dirty martinis)

The only disappointment was that I forgot to bring home my leftovers! I was devastated that I wasn't going to have pasta la bistro for lunch the next day. My fault and might have had something to do with the aforementioned martini. :-)

Report
Helpful
5.0Dined on February 23, 2018

Excellent evening as always. Celebrating my oldest daughter’s birthday. Antonio took very good care of us!

Report
Helpful
5.0Dined on February 18, 2018

The “on the Rocks” menu is outstanding! I can say the Filet on the Rocks was the tenderest filet I have had in a very long time. It literally melted in my mouth. Delicious!

Report
Helpful
5.0Dined on February 17, 2018

Dining here for 20+ years. Always a great experience. Food is top notch....great Italian cuisine.

Report
Helpful
4.0Dined on February 17, 2018

Great Italian food for a very reasonable price. Service was on point. Owner/manager was only greeting regular customers and ignoring us, new customers. No tables for two. Better suited for families than romantic dinner. It was our 20-year anniversary and I indicated that when making the reservation but mobody wished us a happy anniversary.

Report
Helpful
2.0Dined on February 14, 2018

Worst Valentines ever. Service was terrible. No bread. No asking if we would like anything else. Waiter bumped into gf like 5 times. Waited awhile on a reservation. Worst possible seating.

Report
Helpful
2.0Dined on February 14, 2018

My significant other and I came on Valentine's day, the service was great but the food was not at all worth the price. I will never go again, and I would not recommend this restaurant to anyone.

Report
Helpful
5.0Dined on February 10, 2018

Good food and good service. Nice atmosphere good.

Report
Helpful
5.0Dined on February 7, 2018

Great food. Super fast service.

Report
Helpful
5.0Dined on January 31, 2018

We went to Le Bistro for a birthday dinner. Menu is extensive and each dish freshly prepared. Lobster ravioli sauce delicious. Each dish we had was unique : fresh and flavorful. Both the waiter and owner were very attentive. Plan to return soon.

Report
Helpful
5.0Dined on January 30, 2018

The food is always fabulous. The chef has delightful specials for every palette.

Report
Helpful
5.0Dined on January 28, 2018

Excellent food , staff ,ambieance !! First time there !! We won’t be strangers for long !! Nice nice people !! Food was excellent !!🕺🎉😍🤙

Report
Helpful
4.0Dined on January 27, 2018

Food and service excellent. The rest rooms were not very clean. Please keep them cleaner. Piano music is still too loud. Have her use the soft pedal.

Report
Helpful
4.0Dined on January 18, 2018

We returned to this restaurant after several years and were completely delighted with all the changes they have made. This is a lovely restaurant with truly delicious food. It will become a regular.

Report
Helpful
5.0Dined on January 18, 2018

We tried their ribeye on the lava stone and it was excellent. Highly recommend this restaurant. A true gem situated in a strip mall. Highly recommended.

Report
Helpful
5.0Dined on January 13, 2018

We always enjoy our evenings at La Bistro. The music, food & service can't be beat. It's great for a first date, special occasion or even just when you have a craving for Italian food. We recommend it to everyone & we always try to take family & friends there when they come in from out of town.

Report
Helpful
3.0Dined on January 6, 2018

House salad dressing was a bit underwhelming. Service was less than enguaging, seems like regulars were well served....we were not really a concern. Not great sense of urgency. Long wait at the door, host was packaging Togo food. The entrees were very good, the piano just right and the ambiance was pleasant.

Report
Helpful
5.0Dined on December 30, 2017

Amazing food, romantic atmosphere with live piano player- great for a date night!

Report
Helpful
5.0Dined on December 24, 2017

We spend every Christmas Eve here. It’s always been a great place but since Sid became owner it’s only gotten better!!

Report
Helpful
2.0Dined on December 24, 2017

It felt like they were trying to seat as many people as possible and we were climbing over people to get to our table and get out. Quality went out the door, as a result. The wait staff was over-worked and barely a smile was seen on their faces. They had a tough time getting around tables to serve because they were so close to one another. Food wasn’t hot or even warm! Piano music was a nice touch and something they are known for. We may try again, but NOT during the holidays!

Report
Helpful
1
2
3
4