Cafe Rabelais
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Cafe Rabelais

2442 Times Blvd, Houston, TX
(713) 520-8841 serving: University Place, South Central
open:Monday 09:00 AM - 10:00 PM Tuesday 09:00 AM - 10:00 PM Wednesday 09:00 AM - 10:00 PM Thursday 09:00 AM - 10:00 PM Friday 09:00 AM - 10:00 PM Saturday 09:00 AM - 10:00 PM Sunday 09:00 AM - 10:00 PM

Sidewalk Score: 2 out of 10
Location, Location, Location:

Categories:

Restaurants, $$, French, People Watching, Lunch Spot, Mastercard Accepted, Notable Wine List, Private Rooms, Outdoor Dining, Cash, Discover Accepted, Visa Accepted, American Express Accepted, Diners Club Accepted,

The Low Down

EDITORS TIPS

What to Drink: There are a number of reasonably priced French wines.

The Extras: They also offer wine dinners and classes--call ahead for more information.

Rants, Raves & Reviews


by at Gayot

In name, this bistro honors the sixteenth-century philosopher of food and wine; but it's also a tribute to strong family ties. Owners Laurence and Chris Paul are daughter and son-in-law of Houston's own reigning French royalty, veteran…
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Will Never Go Back
By Gary R. at Judy's Book

We used to love this place, but after our meal and treatment on 12/31/10, we will never return. Bad service, bad food, bad management. The new ye... Read More


Will Never Go Back
By Guest G. at Judy's Book

We used to love this place, but after our meal and treatment on 12/31/10, we will never return. Bad service, bad food, bad management. The new ye... Read More


Oh my gosh, I just landed in France!
By DCAllen at Citysearch

Go to Rabelais, have the hostess take down your cell number and she'll call when your table is ready so you are free to browse the Village. When t... Read More


I will Not Return
By robintx at Citysearch

This entire experience was not a good one for me. I found the food to be bland. The wait time for our waiter's attention and then again for our f... Read More


Not what we anticipated
By jnd1038 at Citysearch

I venture to Spec's for my wine and to see the prices on this establishments wine list is theft at at best. The cuisine is edible but nothing memor... Read More