2019 Best Italian Restaurants in Houston Area

Authentic Italian Food in Houston

Whether you're craving a simple plate of spaghetti and meatballs, or an osso buco that melts in your mouth, here are GAYOT's choices for the Top Restaurants for Italian Cuisine in Houston, presented in alphabetical order. Mangia!

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Antica Osteria
13/20
A cozy neighborhood Italian niche for the inner loop Southampton clique. See More

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13/20
Longtime Westside Italian spot attracts regulars for consistent food and pleasant surroundings. See More

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Carrabba's Italian Grill
13/20
The original Carrabba’s in an upgraded setting. See More
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Coltivare Pizza & Garden
14/20
Coltivare turns out some of the best pizza in town. See More
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Da Marco
15/20
Italian cooking from an imaginative chef in a charming Montrose house. See More

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Damian's Cucina Italiana
14/20
Damian's on the fringe of downtown offers an appealing Italian-style lunch, and is an inviting post-work or pre-theater destination. See More

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Giacomo's cibo e vino
14/20
Small and large plates of authentic Italian food and plenty of wines. See More
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14/20
The beautiful people enjoy contemporary Italian food at this upbeat mainstay. See More

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La Griglia
14/20
River Oaks Italian trattoria still playful and special after all these years. See More

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Prego
15/20
Welcoming contemporary Italian trattoria recognized for its notable wines. See More
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