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D'Amico's Italian Market Cafe

5510 Morningside Dr, Houston, TX 77005-3245
+1 713-526-3400
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (14 reviews)
“fresh pasta” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5510 Morningside Dr, Houston, TX 77005-3245
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great lunch during our first visit to D'Amicos. A large selection on the menu, reasonable prices, and great taste. I ordered the traditional lasagna and found the flavor better than most restaurants. The wait staff was very attentive but not intrusive and...More

Thank Peter T
Reviewed 18 May 2017

I KNOW Ceasar salad and I had the best one ever. The dressing was top notch. All of the food we had from pizza to lasagna was great. The cheese cake was one of the best I've eaten. This is my new to go place!!!

Thank jameslee777
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Stumbled on this place after getting dropped off in Rice Village. Couldn't get any service from the place next door so walked over to D'Amico's and fell in love when I saw all the fresh pasta when I walked in. We sat outside and had...More

Thank spiderelliot
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Finally found an excellent shrimp risotto in Houston. Will be back soon. Service was also very good. Fair price.

Thank Sborges01
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

We went in for lunch before the Super Bowl and really enjoyed the food and the service. We sat at the bar and enjoyed a delicious Rose along with the wild mushroom and walnut tortellini. Highly recommend!

Thank KyAnneM
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

I had the spaghetti and meatballs. It was amazing! The food tasted similar to an authentic restaurant I tried in NYC. Next time I'm in Houston I'll be going back!

Thank Caroline J
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

It was the best Italian food I've ever had. We ate lunch here but it was so good that we ordered dinner also. Great pizza, great pastas and great service.

1  Thank rowley848
Reviewed 30 December 2016

My wife and I had Lasagna and spaghetti and sausage. The lasagna was so-so but the spaghetti and Italian sausage would have been great if they had not drowned it in a powerful tomato sauce. Unless you like tomato sauce overpowering your spaghetti, ask them...More

Thank harrison9161
Reviewed 8 December 2016

I live in the Spring/Tomball/Magnolia part of the city. Recently I was down in the Rice Village part of town twice - Nutcracker Market and Museum of Fine Arts. Both times the food was absolutely delicious. In fact, the lasagna was so good, I ordered...More

Thank sdatex
Reviewed 2 December 2016

I don't understand the high ratings of this restaurant. I ordered the capellini with eggplant and ricotta. There was virtually no sauce. It was very dry. Barely any eggplant. Very blah taste. The artichoke appetizer was somewhat blah as well - virtually no sauce. No...More

Thank Jen C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5510 Morningside Dr, Houston, TX 77005-3245
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > University Place
  • Neighbourhood: University Place
  • Phone Number: +1 713-526-3400
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