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Dolce Vita Pizzeria Enoteca

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Neartown/ Montrose
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500 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77006-2932
713-520-8222
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10:00 pm - 11:30 am
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Hours:
Mon 10:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tue - Wed 10:00 pm - 11:30 am
Thu - Fri 11:00 pm - 11:30 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 36
    Excellent
  • 34
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 5
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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Great Italian appetizers prosciutto, Gorgonzola & roasted cauliflower - followed by authentic Italian wood fired oven pizza. Server good too who made our family dinner very pleasant - will visit this restaurant again on next visit to Houston.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 14, 2015
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Good for:
  • Romantic
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English first
Houston, Texas
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

We are regular guests at this restaurant. Pizza is the best in town. Brussel sprouts with radishes and pecorino, muscles, egg toast with truffles they are all excellent. Pasta never disappoints. Good wine list. Friendly service. You will certainly find more expensive restaurants in Houston, but this place is a winner.

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El Campo, Texas
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86 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Easy to find, we only had a 30 minute wait on a Saturday night. We chose to wait at the bar and try some of their specialty drinks, which were good! We requested an outdoor table, and it was very nice, despite being in the 80's outside. The fans and breeze kept it cool. The waitstaff was awesome. The food... More 

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Houston
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121 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

We are regulars at Dolce Vita because they offer excellent pizza, a good selection of antipasti (fried artichokes, arugula salad, the salumi and many other dishes are great), well-made pasta (bucatini all'amatriciana are sublime) and the best Italian wine list in Houston. Every time we sit outside on the patio and enjoy a leisurely Sunday meal with a glass of... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

The food, the wine, the pizza, the appetizers, everything was amazing. Even the vegetarian appetizers are a thing there. I love it.

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

As an ex New Yorker I have been frequently critical of Italian food in Houston ,not anymore.from appetizers to pizza to the daily specials you will not be disappointed.their daily specials such as a recent lamb stuffed meatball were incredible. Any pasta special with truffle oil is a must

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El Campo, Texas
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48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Was in town for the Cross Court volleyball tournament. Took my daughter and her boyfriend here for dinner. Had the shaved brussel sprouts appetizer and the fried mozzarella. Both were awesome. Two of us ordered pizzas, which were fantastic. The crust was perfect, the sauce was great, and the cheese was so fresh. My daughter had the pork chop. It... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Great Italian appetizers prosciutto, Gorgonzola & roasted cauliflower - followed by authentic Italian wood fired oven pizza. Server good too who made our family dinner very pleasant - will visit this restaurant again on next visit to Houston.

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Houston, Texas
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

I went with a friend for a celebratory lunch. It was wonderful! We arrived before the crowds at noon on a Saturday and were seated immediately upstairs by a window overlooking colorful Westheimer St. The waitstaff was prompt and cheerful. From the menu of small plates we ordered fried rapini and ricotta with mushrooms. The rapini were light, crispy and... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

I came here with my family to celebrate my nephew's 16th birthday. We had never eaten there before nor did we know much about it. It is a little difficult to find if you are not familiar with the area as the sign is not overly noticeable and the parking can be difficult. Valet is mandatory, but it is free.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Authentic Italian food and good prices, but our waiter was not very friendly at all and quite frankly none of the waitstaff were very friendly. We also had brought in a cookie for our son's 16th birthday and they wanted to charge us 2.00 a person to eat it there. They will not split checks either which I think is... More 

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Additional Information about Dolce Vita Pizzeria Enoteca

Address: 500 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77006-2932
Phone Number: 713-520-8222
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Neartown/ Montrose
Open Hours:
Monday 10:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 pm - 11:30 am
Wednesday 10:00 pm - 11:30 am
Thursday 11:00 pm - 11:30 am
Friday 11:00 pm - 11:30 am
Average Prices: USD 30
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 500 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77006-2932
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Neartown/ Montrose
  • Neighborhood: Neartown/ Montrose
  • Phone Number: 713-520-8222

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30
  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 pm - 11:30 am
Wednesday
10:00 pm - 11:30 am
Thursday
11:00 pm - 11:30 am
Friday
11:00 pm - 11:30 am

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?