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Frittella Italian Cafe

3901 S. Texas Ave., Bryan, TX 77802
979-260-6666
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Ranked #21 of 142 Restaurants in Bryan
Price range: $5 - $12
Cuisines: Italian
Description: Brothers, Adriano & Pino, former co-owners of: PINO'S ITALIAN RESTAURANT, in Houston Texas, along with their families, have been serving authentic Italian food since 1960. Adriano and Vancene Farinola are happy to share their family tradition with Bryan/College Station area.
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Description: Brothers, Adriano & Pino, former co-owners of: PINO'S ITALIAN RESTAURANT, in Houston Texas, along with their families, have been serving authentic Italian food since 1960. Adriano and Vancene Farinola are happy to share their family tradition with Bryan/College Station area.
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English first
New York City, New York
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149 reviews 149 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

When we pulled up I thought I might have been under dressed then I noticed it had a drive through. Make sure you order first and then get your silverware and drinks and relax, if its cold they have a fireplace to help set the mood. Anyway I would avoid the bruschetta its not traditional at all, not sure what... More

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Bryan, Texas
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31 reviews 31 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

For being an old Taco Bell, this place is pretty good. You won't find a better lasagna than the one they serve. The breadsticks are a must.

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31 reviews 31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Ate here without checking reviews. Didn't realize that you have to stand in line to order and than go find your own table. They do give you a number and at least bring your food to you. Food was good but not great. Very casual dining.

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80 reviews 80 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

On the plus side, you can get a beer or some wine. On the downside, everything else. From the outside it looks promising but once through those doors you feel as though you've been transported to a hospital cafe. Tried the lasagna w/eggplant and a bruschetta. Everything tasted as though it had been dipped repeatedly in sugar and did not... More

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Flower Mound, Texas
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

After Ring Day at A&M we decided to zig while everyone else zagged and got immediate seating at Frittella's. The food was excellent. I judge by the eggplant parmesan, my personal Italian favorite, and was super impressed! The bottle of red Italian wine was amazing. Pizza excellent. Great decor. Cute from the exterior and wonderful inside as well. Can't wait... More

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

It was little unexpected to order and then sit, but the food is so good! I order lasagna verde and the best cheesecake ever. The lasagna was delish with a superb marinera sauce and lots of cheese. They make their own pasta! But the highlight for me was the cheesecake, so creamy and the crust is so crunchy with some... More

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Caldwell, Texas
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27 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013

The food is always good. Casual dining -- order first, then sit, they'll bring the food as you enjoy your wine by the fireplace. (The wine list is white, red, or blush)....but that's just my style...don't need that fancy stuff. Check the hours before you go! Not always open for dinner and sometimes close between lunch and dinner.

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Texas
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735 reviews 735 reviews
477 restaurant reviews
1,345 helpful votes 1,345 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013

My wife and I visited Frittella Italian Cafe in Bryan. At this eating establishment you place your order at a counter. If you arrive during a busy time you may find yourself standing in line for quite some time. Fortunately, when we arrived it was not busy and our order was immediately taken. After placing the order and paying, you... More

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College Station, Texas, United States
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62 reviews 62 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013

Dont come here if you want a fine dining experience but if you want solid southern Italian - this if for you. Owner is Italian I think but regardless try th eggplant or any of the baked pasta dishes. Great for families.

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Texas
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13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013 via mobile

We love coming here. The owners have put so much time and energy into this place and it shows. You may have to order at a counter but the food is leaps and bounds better than any of that chain food. I could practically drink the marinara. It is sooooo good. The focaccia bread is highly addictive as is their... More

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