The Red Vault Bistro


Ranked at No. 1 among restaurants in Flatonia, the bistro is known for serving a variety of American, European, and Sushi dishes. Winner of the Travellers’ Choice 2022 award, the bistro is your best choice for a great meal in Flatonia.


Red Vault Bistro,

124 E. South Main St.

Flatonia, Texas 78941.

Ph: 361 865 3663 (FOOD).


The bistro works from Wednesday to Saturday. It is open for lunch from 11 am to 2 pm. In the evening, it opens again at 5:30 pm and closes depending on the reservations by guests. The restaurant suggests you make a reservation before visiting for dinner.

Why eat here?

  • The Bistro is located in a historic building that was constructed in 1880. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. There was a major fire in 2017, but the restaurant was reconstructed to make it even more appealing to customers.
  • The food here is prepared under the guidance of the Master Chef Gabriel. Having studied in Switzerland and worked in some of the best restaurants in the world, he is one of the top 200 sommeliers in the world. With him at the helm, you can be guaranteed of getting the best food and wine.
  • If you visit on Thursday and are wearing an animal print dress, then you can get wine at half price.
  • If you want to taste Sushi, then drop in on Wednesday for Sushi night.
  • Some of the top dishes on the menu you can consider ordering are:
  • Bruschetta
  • Crab cakes
  • Smoked salmon plate
  • Hamburgers with pomes frites
  • Hot plates
  • Pork chop
  • Grilled lamb
  • Chinese Dim Sum
  • Sashimi
  • Vegetable tempura
  • Hakutsuru sake
  • Authentic French bread