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La Fisheria

4.6
4.6
473 Reviews
$30 and under
Mexican
La Fisheria is known for fresh seafood and Mexican soul cuisine with fresh and traditional Mexican flavors. At our bar you will find a variety of exceptional signature cocktails. We also offer a spacious private dining room where we can host events up to 60 people.

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2 people

7:00 p.m.


Booked 9 times today
Private dining

Private dining

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Additional information

  • Dining style

    Casual Dining

  • Cuisines

    Mexican, Seafood, Latin American

  • Hours of Operation

    Thu 11:00 am–10:00 pm Lunch Mon–Fri 11:00 am–3:00 pm Dinner Mon–Wed 3:00 pm–9:30 pm Fri, Sat 3:00 pm–11:00 pm Sun 12:00 pm–9:00 pm Happy Hour Mon–Thu 3:00 pm–7:00 pm Fri 3:00 pm–6:00 pm

  • Phone number

    (713) 802-1712

  • Payment Options

    AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

  • Dress Code

    Smart Casual

  • Executive Chef

    Vidal Elias Murillo

  • Catering

    Catering is also available. Contact us for more information.

  • Private party facilities

    Whether celebrating a special occasion with family and friends or hosting a corporate event, "La Fisheria" can accommodate all your special event needs. Private dining room that will accommodate 20-80 people.

  • Private party contact

    Private Event Coordinator: (832) 660-3834

  • Neighbourhood

    Downtown

  • Cross Street

    Congress

  • Parking Details

    Valet parking on Friday and Saturday after 6:00 Pm.Metered street parking, paid parking lots available.

  • Additional

    Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Counter Seating, Dancing, Delivery, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Outdoor Smoking Area, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

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What 473 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

4.6
4.6 based on recent ratings
  • 4.7Food
  • 4.5Service
  • 4.5Ambience
  • 4.5Value

NoiseModerate

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  • Houston

    Fit for Foodies

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  1. I

    Igtmim01

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined 3 days ago

    overall3food3service2ambience4
    Nice little place. Food was presented nicely but nothing outstanding by way of flavor. There was only one other table occupied when we arrived, but I had to ask the bartender to send our waitress on two occasions. She was at a back table on her cell phone.
  2. ED

    EmilyD

    Houston

    14 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    14 reviews

    Dined on September 23, 2022

    overall4food5service5ambience5
    Great food & drinks
  3. MC

    MikeC

    Washington DC

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on September 23, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Great food and service. Reservation was ready early. Clean and friendly. Highly recommend.
  4. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on September 17, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Not only was the service and ambience great but the food was delicious. With unexpected flavors combined for a pleasant surprise with each appetizer and meal.
  5. SB

    SaBu

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on September 17, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    La Fisheria is an excellent restaurant. The owner the chef and all the staff are amazing!!
  6. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Austin

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on September 2, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience4
    We came here for some great seafood and La Fisheria didn’t disappoint. We were genuinely surprised it wasn’t busier. Our only criticism is that the cocktails were too sweet.
  7. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Amarillo

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on August 28, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Fantastic!
  8. SM

    ShannonM

    Houston

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on August 19, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Victoria did a great job and we would gladly come back to have her be our waitress again.
  9. SW

    ScottW

    Houston

    20 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    20 reviews

    Dined on August 13, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Restaurant Week! Great selection and it was all delicious.
  10. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Houston

    1 review

    vip
    2.0

    1 review

    Dined on August 12, 2022

    overall2food3service2ambience4
    The service was not good. Orders missed and delayed. Food was not that good
  11. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Houston

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on August 7, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    I absolutely love the food the ambience was great the service was fantastic the drinks were delicious will definitely return!
  12. M

    Marcus

    Houston

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 30, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Amazing food / Drinks / service. I will definitely be coming back
  13. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    San Antonio

    8 reviews

    5.0

    8 reviews

    Dined on July 30, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Great service
  14. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Houston

    3 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on July 25, 2022

    overall4food4service5ambience3
    Great food and great service. The wine list wasn’t too great. Octopus is really good!
  15. FA

    FranciscoA

    Houston

    19 reviews

    vip
    3.0

    19 reviews

    Dined on July 23, 2022

    overall3food5service1ambience5
    Food was excellent and it came out quickly. Drink service was unacceptable. It was hard to get water refills and the bar service was very slow. We could only get one drink and never got the second drink we ordered. Would have had a few more if we could get one.
  16. SH

    ShonH

    Houston

    2 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on July 13, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Went for a coworker’s birthday during lunch. Wonderful food and great service!
  17. TH

    TonyaH

    New Orleans

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on July 12, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Our server Victoria was amazing! As was the meal. Will definitely return.
  18. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Miami - Dade

    2 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on July 10, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Dinner with our family of parents and three small children. We love this place. The live music on Saturday night was amazing!
  19. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Houston

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 10, 2022

    overall3food5service2ambience2
    Great food but the place was supper hot, maybe they had the A/C off. The service was also really really slow and they kept forgetting stuff. Get the food to go.
  20. OD

    ODIII

    Houston

    7 reviews

    4.0

    7 reviews

    Dined on July 2, 2022

    overall4food4service3ambience3
    Food was enjoyable. Service was friendly but a little slow. Music was very loud and not in keeping with the atmosphere.
  21. D

    Delia

    Houston

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on June 26, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    It was wondering! The food amazing! Definitely coming back and recommending! 10/10 service!
  22. MR

    MonicaR

    Houston

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on June 18, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience4
    In church today, we were discussing last nights meal and how we HAVE to go back and try more dishes. Delicious! Parking at $20 seems pretty ridiculous … especially since we were there exactly 1 hour. But if we can get cheaper parking … we will be back soon!
  23. KW

    KayWS

    Houston

    6 reviews

    4.0

    6 reviews

    Dined on June 16, 2022

    overall4food4service4ambience3
    Food was good! Wine List was obsolete. None of wines we selected were available. Price of wine provided did not match on our receipt. After notifying them of issue, manager made correction.
  24. l

    luvgoodfood

    Houston

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on June 11, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Always delicious. Always good service.
  25. BZ

    BillyZang

    Houston

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on June 10, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Great night out with the love of my life.
  26. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Houston

    3 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on June 4, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Everything we ordered was full of flavor. Service was exceptional and drinks from the bar were made with love from the lovely bartender, Michelle. If you love seafood, Mexican food and good alcoholic drinks then this is the place to go!
  27. D

    Dale

    Houston

    5 reviews

    5.0

    5 reviews

    Dined on June 3, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience4
    Outstanding fresh seafood and great service. Definitely a great find in downtown Houston!
  28. N

    Nayeli

    Houston

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on May 29, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    I came here for a birthday dinner for a total of 11 people and truly had a wonderful experience! I made a reservation a week in advance and they were able to comfortably accommodate us when I had additions to our reservation. Our waitress, Ana was fantastic! She made sure were comfortable and that the food and drinks were all good. Which they were! We enjoyed the food so much we returned days later for another evening dinner. Definitely recommend trying out this place!
  29. t

    texanchef

    Houston

    85 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    85 reviews

    Dined on May 28, 2022

    overall5food5service1ambience4
    No help with Service
  30. SW

    ScottW

    Houston

    20 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    20 reviews

    Dined on May 27, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Dinner with a friend. Food was delicious and service excellent.
  31. RR

    RebelRose

    1 review

    2.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 14, 2022

    overall2food2service1ambience1
    Food was ok. The service was lacking. Took to long to get our order in. They bring out the spiciest sauce and no water. We sat for quite a bit with no water. Just lacking. However, I believe in second chances, I may try them out again but haven’t made up my mind yet.
  32. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 8, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Excellent time with my wife. Excellent establishment.
  33. h

    houstonfoodie

    Houston

    450 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    450 reviews

    Dined on May 7, 2022

    overall4food4service3ambience2
    Good food with ample portions
  34. SO

    SoupsOn

    Houston

    45 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    45 reviews

    Dined on May 2, 2022

    overall4food5service4ambience3
    The food is fantastic - delicious ceviches!! Only downside is there is a slight sewer smell throughout the restaurant that really effects the ambiance. I’d still go back though.
  35. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on April 17, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Incredible from start to finish. The interior is gorgeous and fun, and the elevated menu is really stellar.

    La FisheriaResponded on April 23, 2022Thank you so much for your great review! Please give us the opportunity to serve you again soon!

  36. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Houston

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on April 10, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Food was very good, and service was outstanding!

    La FisheriaResponded on April 23, 2022Thank you so much for your great review! Please give us the opportunity to serve you again soon!

  37. MK

    MarinaK

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on April 9, 2022

    overall4food5service5ambience5
    Food and service was exceptional. Nice variety on the menu. No free parking ($20 evening). Extremely loud

    La FisheriaResponded on April 23, 2022Dear Marina, Thank you for dining with us and sharing your experience with the community! It does indeed get pretty lively in here. Happy to hear you enjoyed our food selection!

  38. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Houston

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on April 4, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Always a great time here, food is always delicious and drinks taste great!

    La FisheriaResponded on April 23, 2022Thank you so much for your great review! Please give us the opportunity to serve you again soon! We have Happy Hour 3pm-7pm Monday-Thursday, 3pm-6pm Fridays. Be sure to follow us on social media @LaFisheriaHTX.

  39. M

    Mary

    Houston

    13 reviews

    vip
    3.0

    13 reviews

    Dined on March 26, 2022

    overall3food3service1ambience1
    This used to be our favorite restaurant for a theatre evening - not any longer! The noise level was so loud (mostly from the music they had piped in) that we could hardly hear ourselves think, much less carry on a conversation. The pompano, which I always thought was the best fish dish in Houston was much greasier than it used to be. And it took 20 minutes and several complaints to get the dessert we had ordered - and we had to get it to go in order to make it to the theatre on time. I’ll give it one more chance, in hopes this was just an off night, but I think we will be looking for a new regular spot.

    La FisheriaResponded on April 23, 2022Dear Mary, Thanks for your review. We would love to hear more about your experience, so that we can use your valuable feedback to deliver an even better experience next time. Please reach out to us at 713-802-1712 with any further comments or suggestions you wish to share. Again, thank you for taking the time to review our business!

  40. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on March 26, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    The service was good, and the food, Mexican seafood, was superb. The starter of octopus on potato chips with a guajillo pepper sauce was particularly noteworthy. The only drawback was that the unpadded wooden chairs were uncomfortable after a while. The food was served relatively quickly, which was good as we were headed to the theater.

    La FisheriaResponded on April 23, 2022Thank you so much for your great review! Please give us the opportunity to serve you again soon! We have Happy Hour 3pm-7pm Monday-Thursday, 3pm-6pm Fridays. Be sure to follow us on social media @LaFisheriaHTX.

Safety precautions

  • Cleaning & sanitising

    • Surfaces sanitised between seatings
    • Common areas deep-cleaned daily
    • Sanitiser or wipes provided for customers
  • Physical distancing

    • Limited number of seated diners
    • Distancing maintained in common areas
    • Extra space between tables
  • Protective equipment

    • Waitstaff wear masks
    • Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
  • Screening

    • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace

FAQs

La Fisheria does offer delivery in partnership with Uber Eats. La Fisheria also offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (713) 802-1712.

La Fisheria is rated 4.6 stars by 473 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

Make a reservation

2 people

7:00 p.m.


Booked 9 times today
Google Map for La Fisheria

213 Milam, Houston, TX 77002

Additional information

  • Cross Street

    Congress

  • Neighbourhood

    Downtown

  • Hours of Operation

    Thu 11:00 am–10:00 pm Lunch Mon–Fri 11:00 am–3:00 pm Dinner Mon–Wed 3:00 pm–9:30 pm Fri, Sat 3:00 pm–11:00 pm Sun 12:00 pm–9:00 pm Happy Hour Mon–Thu 3:00 pm–7:00 pm Fri 3:00 pm–6:00 pm

  • Cuisines

    Mexican, Seafood, Latin American

  • Dining style

    Casual Dining

  • Dress Code

    Smart Casual

  • Parking Details

    Valet parking on Friday and Saturday after 6:00 Pm.Metered street parking, paid parking lots available.

  • Payment Options

    AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

  • Executive Chef

    Vidal Elias Murillo

  • Additional

    Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Counter Seating, Dancing, Delivery, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Outdoor Smoking Area, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

  • Phone number

    (713) 802-1712

  • Catering

    Catering is also available. Contact us for more information.

  • Private party facilities

    Whether celebrating a special occasion with family and friends or hosting a corporate event, "La Fisheria" can accommodate all your special event needs. Private dining room that will accommodate 20-80 people.

  • Private party contact

    Private Event Coordinator: (832) 660-3834

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