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) #609 of 1,354 Restaurants in Fort Worth $$ - $$$ Italian
3700 Mattison Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76107-2619
+1 817-989-0007
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good27%
  • Average19%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible2%
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3700 Mattison Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76107-2619
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Reviewed March 24, 2015

This little house is home to a wonderful Italian restaurant. Bobby and Donna Albanese know how to treat you like honored guests. The food is great - everything from Grandma's lasagna to risotto frutta di mare. The atmosphere is elegant but relaxing - you can...More

2  Thank Darren W
Reviewed March 22, 2015 via mobile

I had been to this restaurant a few years back and it was pretty good and quaint. Went there last night and I could barely think over the amount of noise in that place. Never sit in the middle of the restaurant, ever. Do note...More

Thank bradfsm
Reviewed March 17, 2015

My wife and I enjoyed a wonderful candlelight dinner with live soft guitar music in the background! The wait staff were very attentive, but not over-bearing. The Calamari appetizer was excellent, and my wife always goes for Mama's Lasagna, which she ends up with a...More

2  Thank deytexas
Reviewed March 12, 2015

We went there for the first time based on the recomendation of friends and we are glad we went. Some of the reviews have complained about noise, but we didn ot feel the restaurant was noisy at all. The place was about half full when...More

1  Thank B26Marauder
Reviewed February 15, 2015

We feel our standards are high. If you want quaint, traditional Italian, small & friendly, romantic, delicious, happy ? This is it :) It is a small house converted to a restaurant. Jeans are always cool in Ft. Worth, but a suit fits in fine...More

4  Thank TexRng
Reviewed December 3, 2014

I was impressed when I lunched there a year ago with a friend who knew the owner. I was hoping for the same experience for my out of town guests. The owner was there when we arrived, and tried to facilitate the parking and entrance...More

1  Thank Laurie A
Reviewed November 12, 2014

Friends invited us to join them for dinner at Piola, located in a quaint old home near downtown Fort Worth. The restaurant has a large covered dining area in the back as well. Inside more romantic for those special occasions. Food is very good, not...More

3  Thank Shuttrrbug
Reviewed October 5, 2014

Piola is a nice place for high-quality Italian cuisine. The atmosphere is fantastic--perfect for date night. The service is great, and the food is impeccable. Unfortunately, the portions are quite small, especially for the price you're paying.

12  Thank 729TGE
Reviewed September 29, 2014

The food selection is wonderful; something for everyone. But the ambiance is unique, special and something everyone will enjoy. There's not a bad table in the house. See and be seen; it's intimate, romantic and the service is excellent. And, did I mention, the food...More

2  Thank lnr3
Reviewed August 20, 2014 via mobile

We went on a Tuesday evening during dfw restaurant week. Besides our table of 8, and 2 other couples the restaurant was empty (that should have alerted us!). For our appetizer I ordered the maryland crab cakes and hubby ordered the savory beignets with feta....More

Thank Lapid2014
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we are having our sons rehearsal dinner there....do I supply flowers, candles and vases or do they? Do they set up microphone for toasting and do I supply seating arrangements.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $20
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3700 Mattison Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76107-2619
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Fort Worth
  • Phone Number: +1 817-989-0007
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