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Star Pizza 2

77 Harvard St, Houston, TX 77007-5918
+1 713-869-1241
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (62 reviews)
“salad” (14 reviews)
“sandwiches” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
Pizza, Italian
$$ - $$$
77 Harvard St, Houston, TX 77007-5918
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Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

My son and I really enjoy the food and the atmosphere at this restaurant. Both locations are comparable and great. We are making it a habit to stop and eat at Star everyone we visit the Houston area.

Thank JuanDieterMilhouse
Reviewed 14 August 2017

After researching Chicago style pizza options in Central Houston, we picked Star Pizza for a sit-down dinner. Four of us split two large Greek salads (a large is big enough for 3 people) while waiting on two pizzas to come out of the oven. A...More

Thank msray53
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

If you visit Houston you should definitely get a deep dish pie here! Great ingredients and it never disappoints!

Thank Rodney M
Reviewed 1 April 2017

there are a few people who really stand out... are there new owners? i think my server was a portia.. she was very kind and helpful.. and marcus.. very customer oriented

Thank bluemoon1975
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

First time I ate this pizza, we ordered a half pineapple and half veggie, and it just blew our mind. The second time we went to eat to the place and it is just one of those places you really enjoy to be at and...More

Thank kikeadvisor
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

I went with a friend for lunch and it was an interesting experience. They seated my friend and I at a nice window table in the back. The service was fast and staff was friendly. Apparently a server took my pizza to the wrong table...More

Thank Patrick S
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We unfortunately wasted or money at the Washington location. I can't understand or even believe they have the awards that they do. Not wroth it at all. No flavor on my build your own focaccia pizza. Thank God for the, unbeknownst to us, $1.25 each...More

Thank survivor5804
Reviewed 24 August 2016

When we find ourselves in downtown Houston we always have a difficult time picking a place to eat, but when it comes to Pizza we always go to Star Pizza. The atmosphere is very relaxed, associates are friendly, and service is always quick. In my...More

Thank wizone
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

First time here and it was the best pizza we've ever eaten! You can order New York style or Chicago. We had Chicago deep dish style. Hey also offer pastas, sandwiches/subs. Even the Caesar Salad was excellent. The croutons were fresh and tasty. Great customer...More

Thank Enna J
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Good lunch buffet with pizza, pasta, salad and dessert pizza. They keep restocking buffet with fresh hot food. They also deliver, try the Bass Bing or the Star Special

Thank Bob1775
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 20
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 77 Harvard St, Houston, TX 77007-5918
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-869-1241
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In the summer of 1976, Henry "Hank" Zwirek and his buddy, Ed, both native Chicagoans, grew tired of living in the windy city and relocated to Houston. Hank realized the burgeoning city lacked high quality pizza and delivery service (which was a norm in Chicago). In the summer of 1976, Henry "Hank" Zwirek and his buddy, Ed, both native Chicagoans, grew tired of living in the windy city and relocated to Houston. Hank realized the burgeoning city lacked high quality pizza and delivery service (which was a norm in Chicago). Acting on Hank's instincts, the two purchased a quaint two-story house on Norfolk and in October of 1976, a Star (pizza) was born.Business continued to thrive and Hank was eager to expand. In the summer of 1988 a second Star was born, affectionately named Star 2. The offspring of the original was located at 140 S. Heights Blvd. in the building that's now home to Chatter's.The original Star is still located in the house on Norfolk, and continues to offer the same homely atmosphere as it did in 1976. To this day the Zwirek family owns and operates both locations and thanks their loyal Star Pizzanites for their support throughout the years.
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