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Gabriella's Italian Grill & Pizzeria

700 Padre Blvd., South Padre Island, TX 78597
956-761-6111
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $25
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
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English first
Greenville, North Carolina
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

The food was incredible. This is a great place to take the family. The staff was accomadating and friendly. We will definitely go back.

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Edinburg, Texas, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

I came for the fantastic beer selection (best on the island) and absolutely loved the food. The beer and food pairing options are the best in the area, by far. There can be a long wait on the weekends, so try to sneak in on a weeknight if you are lucky enough to be there then!

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Houston, Texas
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45 reviews 45 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

After a full day at the Schlitterbahn, we were in a pizza mood but didn't want to go out to dinner. We ordered 2 pizzas and picked them up (since it was really busy and delivery would've taken over an hour, and to pick it up it was ready in 10 minutes). We had the Leaning Tower of Cheeza and... More

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Alamo, Texas, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

try the deep fried asparagus appetizers. I never liked asparagus before. The owner is a Giacomo from Krebs, Ok, famous for their Okitalian food.

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2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

Went here based on it being #2 on the Island. I am a bit more critical of Italian food and this place was a big hit or miss experience. We had the Calamari and the Zucchini appetizers, couldn't decide on just one--wish we had. The calamari came out tough as tires and we sent it back. 2nd round was a... More

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW via mobile

It's all homemade, pretty fair price, really good and super cute and clean inside! They're open till 11, and it's good atmosphere! They is usually a long wait but it's worth it and you can go upstairs and order drinks and apps!!! Don't be a jerk, tip 20%.

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Madison, Alabama, United States
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

Great food, great service, ambiance is awesome! If you are looking for an authentic Italian cuisine experience, this one is a must go!

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South Padre Isl
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 NEW

For our trip to South Padre Island, our oldest daughter did extensive research to find places to eat. We had not traveled to South Padre in a number of years so we were not familiar with what would be suitable for dinner. She suggested Gabriella's. It was an EXCELLENT choice! We ordered 2 pizzas for our family which consists of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 NEW

I'm a craft beer drinker and it's really hard to find a place with a variety of beers, but this is definitely the place to go!! Plus, our server Angelo was awesome! He told us about the brick oven that our delicious pizza was cooked in and made sure we always had drinks, salad and bread sticks. Definitely coming back... More

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Corpus Christi, Texas, United States
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28 reviews 28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 NEW via mobile

We got to the restaurant about 9:00 Pm and there was a 30-45 minute wait, so we decided to eat at the bar. If your party is just you or 2 , go for the bar. It is a lot faster! Chris, the pt mgr and bartender served us. Good service. Lasagne and manicotti. Food took a while, but definitely... More

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