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Buon Appettito Restaurant

) #338 of 7,318 Restaurants in Houston $$ - $$$ Italian
2231 W Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030-2007
+1 713-665-4601
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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2231 W Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030-2007
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Reviewed 3 June 2017

This is truly a hidden gem. The service from Pavalo was amazing and the food was outstanding. Unassuming from the outside it was a little hard to spot. The inside is beautifully decorated. We ordered appetizers and took Pavalos recommendation on three different dishes. They...More

Thank Tiffany H
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Restaurant has original Italian dishes with all the Roman flairs. Highly recommend the veal cutlet with sauce

Thank clarencebenoit563
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Wow, what a gem this place is!!! In a city full of chain restaurants and fast food, Buon Appettito really stands out. It sits in an old, white painted brick house-like building on the south end of the medical center. The meal was perfectly prepared...More

Thank JanMichell
Reviewed 23 January 2017

We happened upon this lovely restaurant one night, and what a delight. It has great atmosphere in an old home that feels so Italian. The food was great, especially the cannelloni and shrimp marinara. We will definitely be back!

Thank slsj1219
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

I had surgery at MD Anderson at 7 AM that lasted until 12. I couldn't eat much until 4. By the the we got there I was starving. I had the Eggplant Parmigiana and it was fantastic. Our server was very polite and attentive. Our...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Quaint atmosphere and they make you feel comfortable even though I was dining solo. Thank you, I will definitely return and wish I had room for desert.

Thank 369aar
Reviewed 6 December 2016

I must have driven by this restaurant 100s of times over the years. I've never stopped in because the outside looks a little divey; but in this case you shouldn't judge a book by it's cover. When you step through the door, you feel like...More

Thank StorytellerGal
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Wanted to love this restaurant but can't. We have been here twice and have compared it to our travels to Italy and Sicily.

1  Thank claudineinht
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Very lovely little Sicilian Restaurant. Nice atmosphere and absolutely wonderful food. We will return.

Thank shonda m
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Don't be fooled by the houselike modest exterior; as soon as you step inside you will be transported to a wonderful Sicilian experience. The atmosphere is welcoming, intimate, even romantic if that is your objective. The waiter was authentic to the theme, extremely friendly and...More

Thank LJtravelertexas
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 16
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2231 W Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030-2007
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > University Place
  • Neighbourhood: University Place
  • Phone Number: +1 713-665-4601
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