About Us


– Ron Chen, The Owner

Contemporary Asian cuisine….a dynamic, approachable wine list….attentive, knowledgeable service….a smart, comfortable dining room that welcomes business men and women as easily as it does a date night. This is Rattan Bistro and Wine Bar.

Rattan Bistro’s menu includes a spectrum of Pan Asian cuisines from Japan to Thailand, Malaysia and China, and uses fresh, high quality ingredients like Akaushi beef and sushi grade fish. Staffed with experienced chefs who have lived and traveled throughout Asia and overseen by owner Ron Chen, Rattan Bistro offers guests an “inner loop” dining experience in the heart of West Houston’s energy corridor.

Designed by well-respected Houston architect Palmer Schooley, Rattan Bistro is warm and comfortable with contemporary touches. A tropical palate of teal blue, golden yellow and tangerine flows throughout three dining areas – the main dining room, punctuated with roomy, high back booths and colorfully-stained oak wood trim; the bar and lounge area with high boy tables for casual dining and an intimate bar area; and the Rattan Sun Room with its floor-to-ceiling windows that can be closed off for business lunches and private events. The main dining area peeks into a partially open kitchen and is open to the contemporary bar for a vibrant atmosphere. Enjoy al fresco dining? The covered, bamboo-enclosed patio, complete with ceiling fans is a perfect spot for an outdoor meal or to enjoy Happy Hour sips and snacks.

Our Friendly Staff

Ron Chen


Ron Chen is passionate about food and wine. He was the brains behind the original, well-known Sinh-Sinh Chinese restaurant, which he owned and operated from 2000 through 2006. You will see Ron each evening at Rattan Bistro, overseeing each detail of your meal; an avid oenophile, he is also responsible for the interesting selection of wines available at the restaurant.

Betty Wong.

General Manager

bio coming soon…

David Liu

Executive Chef

bio coming soon…



The wine list, hand crafted, includes an interesting selection of OVER 250 WINES from the Old and New World.

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Rattan Bistro offers you the perfect choice for your next private event, including corporate, socials and gatherings – contact our event manager, Danny Thurman for details.

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At Rattan, we take happy hour very seriously, stretching from 3pm – 7pm on weekdays, noon to 5pm on Saturday and noon to 9pm on Sunday.

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