• Bonduris Music Rocks Banter Bistro

    Thad Bonduris and Pablo Burrull of Bonduris Music showcase their students at Banter Bistro at the first of their series of Monthly Impromptu Student Recitals. Musicians and … ...read more

    Bonduris Music Rocks Banter Bistro
  • Bruce Balmer Solos at Banter

    Bruce Balmer puts on a special solo event that displays what he is capable of on his own. For those who always see him along with the usual suspects, this is indeed an … ...read more

    Bruce Balmer Solos at Banter
  • The Jesse Washmon Group

    The Jesse Washmon Group returned to Banter Bistro for an evening of jazz drawing from a number of styles and composers.  Jesse Washmon heads the group on guitar with the … ...read more

    The Jesse Washmon Group
  • On the Menu

    Banter Bistro off the Square in Denton, Texas features gourmet, organic cuisine and a wide assortment of beverages. We offer an assortment of coffees and teas and proudly … ...read more

    On the Menu
  • Dancing the night away.

    The young at heart kick up their heals when Le Not So Hot Klub du Denton swings at Banter every 1st Tuesday of the month.  Many know how to dance in a tight spot while space … ...read more

    Dancing the night away.
  • Open Mic Night at Banter

    Every Thursday night, Bonedoggie hosts and emcees Open Mic Night at Banter. Here we show the band Mockingbird Station who is joined by Bone Doggie singing backup. Every … ...read more

    Open Mic Night at Banter
  • Acoustic Distortion with Steve Jackson & Thad Bonduris

    It's Springtime in Denton, the night before Easter and Banter Bistro off the Square basks in the sweet sounds of Acoustic Distortion. A late night crowd of fans, friends and … ...read more

    Acoustic Distortion with Steve Jackson & Thad Bonduris
  • Le Not So Hot Klub du Denton

    The Not So Hot Klub du Denton performs at Banter the First Tuesday Night of every month. Led by clarinettist, Andy Cooper, their line up always brings in special guest players … ...read more

    Le Not So Hot Klub du Denton
  • Jazz on Saturday Nights

    Jazz in Denton is abundant. Andy LaViolette heads up a varied line up of bands for Saturday evenings from 6 to 8. Some of Denton's old timers are astounded by the talent the … ...read more

    Jazz on Saturday Nights
  • Doug Raney Band

    A variety of musicians populate the stage on a regular basis at Banter Bistro. Doug Raney and his band appear together and separately, playing their own sets, showing up at … ...read more

    Doug Raney Band
  • Kimberly Cooper sings with the Notsos!

    Talented vocalist, Kimberly Cooper captivates the fans as well as the band with stunning vocals. Backed by Le Not So Hot Klub du Denton, Kimberly shines with tunes such as … ...read more

    Kimberly Cooper sings with the Notsos!
  • Banter Bistro

    Entertainment, imbibement and top cuisine comprised of organic food, fine coffees, a variety of iced and hot teas, wines from national as well as local vintners, beers and … ...read more

    Banter Bistro

Jazz at Banter

Jesse Washmon Group

The Jesse Washmon Group returned to Banter Bistro for an evening of jazz drawing from a number of styles and composers.  Jesse Washmon heads the group on guitar with the support of Chike Okaro on … [Read More...]

Open Mic Thursdays

open mic thursdays

Every Thursday night, Bonedoggie hosts and emcees Open Mic Night at Banter. Here we show the band Mockingbird Station who is joined by Bone Doggie singing backup. Every Thursday night brings 4 … [Read More...]

Sessions

Mark Davis

Starting in September 2013, John Murphy, B/C button accordion player, will lead a Traditional Irish Music session at Banter in Denton (219 W. Oak St.). In September and October, there will be an … [Read More...]

Art at Banter

art

The Oxide Gallery offers various media created by artists, many from Denton County and the North Texas area. Pieces are for sale on consignment and change frequently. Gallery owner, Warren Hooper, … [Read More...]

Our Team

Chris Cowdrey on the front counter

Chris Cowdrey works the front counter tending bar, brewing coffees, and preparing healthy food to order. Here Chris helps a customer decide the best choice of wine by the bottle. … [Read More...]

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