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SA French Directory

The Alliance Française de San Antonio maintains of listing of the people, places and things that connect the Alamo City to the language and culture of France. Would you like to add an item? E-mail us at alliance@afsanantonio.org.

Honorary Consul of France Damien Watel
218 East Olmos Drive
San Antonio, TX 78212
dwatel@yahoo.com
(210) 829-8077

Learn French in San Antonio

There are many ways for adults to learn the French language through formal and informal courses offered at all levels:

Alamo Colleges
Northwest Vista College offers formal classes in French spread out over four semesters http://bit.ly/2hME6iy

Universidad Autonoma de Mexico – San Antonio
UNAM San Antonio offers four levels of French language courses that are spread out over 60 hours per semester http://bit.ly/2hMC8ia

Northeast ISD Community Education
NEISD offers informal French language classes in the “Language & Communication” section of its course catalog http://bit.ly/2wpqQcu

Northside ISD Adult & Community Education
NISD offers informal French language classes in the “Languages” section of its course catalog http://bit.ly/2ghthER

International Language Center of San Antonio
ILCSA offers customized French classes in private or group settings with lesson packages spread out in 10, 20, or 50 instructional hours http://bit.ly/2yvB5wE

Practice French in San Antonio

There are many places in San Antonio for adults to practice speaking French:

San Antonio French Language Meetup Group
Founded in April 2008, this Meetup group is the largest French language group for intermediate to fluent speakers. The group meets the La Madeleine off Loop 410 and Blanco Road at 7 p.m. on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month. http://bit.ly/2ySvNNd

Table Française
Founded in July 2010, this Meetup group is the largest French language group for beginners. The group meets at the La Madeliene off Huebner Oaks and Interstate 10 at 7 p.m. on the fourth Tuesday of each month. http://bit.ly/2gP0tVb

SA French Language Practice
Founded in May 2017, this Meetup group meets at 12:30 p.m. every other Wednesday at the La Boulangerie bistro off Broadway in downtown San Antonio http://bit.ly/2zxgGpN

Downtown San Antonio French Language Group
Founded in May 2012, this Meetup group meets at 12:30 p.m. on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month at the El Tropicano Hotel along the River Walk http://bit.ly/2gjdAgE

The French Club Of San Antonio North East
Founded in October 2012, this group meets sporadically http://bit.ly/2hNc4na

DELF-DALF Exam

(NOTE: The only location accredited by CIEP to take the DELF-DALF Exam in Texas is in Dallas)

Alliance Française de Dallas
10830 North Central Expressway, Suite 152
Dallas, Texas 75231
(214) 234-0165
director@afdallas.org
http://www.afdallas.org

TCF Exam

(NOTE: The only location accredited by CIEP to take the Test de Connaissance du Français in Texas is in Dallas)

Language Institute of Dallas International School
6039 Churchill Way
Dallas, Texas 75230
(972) 991-6379
languages@dallasinternationalshcool.org
http://www.dallasinternationalschool.org

French Restaurants

La Boulangerie
207 Broadway Street
San Antonio, TX 78205
(210) 639-3165

La Fritte Belgian Bistro
728 South Alamo Street
San Antonio, TX 78205
(210) 224-7555

Frederick’s Bistro
14439 Northwest Military Highway
San Antonio, TX 78231
(210) 888-1500

Frederick’s Restaurant
7701 Broadway Street
San Antonio, TX 78209
(210) 828-9050

Chez Vatel
218 East Olmos Drive
San Antonio, TX 78212
(210) 828-3141

The Grill at Leon Springs
24116 IH-10 West
San Antonio, TX 78257
(210) 698-8797