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D'Amico's Italian Market Cafe

5510 Morningside Dr, Houston, TX 77005 (University Place)
(713) 526-3400
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Ranked #390 of 7,273 Restaurants in Houston
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
Neighborhood: University Place
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Lunch, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
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Kingsland, Texas
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014 via mobile

Absolutely the best. The Chicken Braciolentini is to die for! Also the Chicken Asiago is fantastic. We drive 200 mi.to eat here,spend night, then head to Galveston. Have been a fan of Mr. D'Amico for about 30 yrs.

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Brussels, Belgium
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38 reviews 38 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Italian food can come in a broad spectrum, ranging from a simple slice of pizza to a luxury romantic truffle-based gastronomy. D'amico looked very pleasant and authentic from outside, unfortunatelly my dish was disappointing: pretty heavy and not very tasty.

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Rosenberg, Texas
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82 reviews 82 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We have had the pasta, tortellini, and now the pizza. Everything has always been great! The pizza crust was crispy, cheese was fresh, and the tomatoes were too. The service has been both good and a bit off. However- the food is so good, we will definitely be back!

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houston
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

we found this place shortly after returning from a trip to the Amalfi Coast as we were looking for an authentic Italian place to have some good Italian food. This is probably as close as it is going to get outside of Italy and in Houston. We have tried many dishes on the menu and so far have not been... More 

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Lake Jackson
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Excellent food combined with good service. Prices reasonable and portions fair. A restaurant for good food with casual atmosphere.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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48 reviews 48 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Despite a crowd, my son and I were seated quickly. Bread and olive oil was served right away (though getting more bread wasn't so easy). The rather large menu offered lots of choices. I ordered a veal parmesan with a caesar salad. My son had chicken parmesan with a house salad. My caesar was only fair and not very traditional.... More 

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Kerrville, Texas
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Great authentic Italian food - amazing! We nearly always go to D'Amico's when we are visiting Houston.

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Houston, Texas
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

I can't even count how many times I have eaten at D'Amico's. It is a special little Italian restaurant and grocery store. The food is really excellent. I especially like to eat lunch there because of the three combination special. Be sure to try the artichoke casserole. Everything is very fresh and seasoned to perfection and the portions are generous.... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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52 reviews 52 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We ate there twice for lunch. They feature a different pick 3 combination everyday . The choices are real Italian treats. Prices are very fair. Service is very good. The can canolli is a must-have for dessert.

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houston
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61 reviews 61 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We went to D'Amico's Italian Market Cafe for the first time on Saturday. It was ok. We managed to get a table right away- which, according to our friends, is highly unusual at 7pm on a Saturday. The tables were very close to each other and it wass difficult to maneuver to even get to our seats. Service was very... More 

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Additional Information about D'Amico's Italian Market Cafe

Address: 5510 Morningside Dr, Houston, TX 77005
Phone Number: (713) 526-3400
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > University Place
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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