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404 University Dr E, Ste X, College Station, TX 77840-5905
+1 979-696-7311
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“lasagna” (10 reviews)
“house salad” (5 reviews)
“greek salad” (4 reviews)
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404 University Dr E, Ste X, College Station, TX 77840-5905
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Reviewed 28 April 2018

It is hard to beat the Greek Salad, the Veal Piccata, and the Parmigiana di Melanzane at Cenare. This restaurant consistently serves good Italian fare. Give it a try, we think you will like it.

Thank CJTravelerTexas
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Cenare has changed ownership. Menu looked the same...food seemed the same. This is wonderful news, as this has been a standby for years. Entre was good...only problem is the severe upsell if you want more than the house salad that comes with the entre. Five...More

Thank EskimoInuit
Reviewed 10 March 2018

This most recent visit to Cenare was not as stellar as previous visits. The food, as usual, was perfect. For great Italian dining, Cenare is hard to beat. While friendly, the service was somewhat distracted and was not as attentive as we experienced on previous...More

Thank CJTravelerTexas
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We were in town for a cycling event, so we decided to eat here. Cenare’s has been around for a long time and for good reason. I had the Pollo Valentino and it was delicious. I usually don’t order cream based dishes, but the sauce...More

Thank Stephanie H
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

This visit was our first, and for the occasion of my granddaughter’s 13th birthday. Cenare was her choice, and it did not disappoint! The atmosphere is very nice and the staff is friendly. I had the lasagne and it was the best I’ve ever eaten....More

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Reviewed 31 January 2018

Today I had a luncheon meeting at Cenare and, as usual, the food was delicious. Both the salmon and the veal were perfect, and the salads were fresh. The service was friendly, helpful, and attentive and the ambiance was appropriate. This restaurant went through an...More

1  Thank CJTravelerTexas
Reviewed 29 December 2017

It was my turn to host a year end luncheon with a friend of more than four decades, and I suggested that we go to Cenare in College Station. This was his first time to visit; based upon our luncheon experience, it will not be...More

1  Thank CJTravelerTexas
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Cenare had become our "go to" restaurant for Italian dining. The salads are fresh, the entrees are delicious, the wine selection, while not large, meets our needs, and the service is friendly and attentive. On this most recent visit we all had Greek salads followed...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2017

Our latest visit to Cenare provided to be a delightful experience. The wine was good, the salads fresh and delicious, and the entrees outstanding. My wife had the Mozzarella Caprese and Parmigiana Melanzane and I had the Greek Salad and Veal Piccata. We were both...More

Thank CJTravelerTexas
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Volare...under appreciate and under rated Italian cuisine in College Station. Do not let the fact that Cenare is located in a strip center turn you around; this is a winner, folks! Excellent service, excellent food and personal attention from owner. It is only a few...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 am
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 404 University Dr E, Ste X, College Station, TX 77840-5905
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  College Station
  • Phone Number: +1 979-696-7311
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