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Arturo's Uptown Italiano - CLOSED

1180 Uptown Park Blvd Ste 1, Houston, TX 77056-3220
+1 713-621-1180
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good54%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
May 8, 2016
“Solid Italian and great if you are at the Granduca”
May 6, 2015
“Wonderful restaurant that closed in March”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1180 Uptown Park Blvd Ste 1, Houston, TX 77056-3220
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Reviewed May 8, 2016

My wife was off with her friend so I at lunch there with my Kindle. I picked what I figured was close to pasta Arrabiata and a glass of a super-Tuscan that I do not recall and wiled away a pleasant lunch hour for a...More

Thank Barrett A
Reviewed May 6, 2015

Unfortunately, Arturo's lost its lease and shut down in March 2015. The owners opened a new restaurant called Sud Italia Ristorante at a completely different location in the Rice Village. The menu is also quite different.

Thank Gene T
Reviewed February 12, 2015

The bar is very nice, the food is good and the prices are nice as well. It is just a nice place to have dinner with friends and enjoy the ambiance.

Thank JimOB1
Reviewed January 16, 2015

I eat at Arturo's every time I come to town for a business dinner. The food is good (although perhaps a little bit pricy), but the atmosphere is fantastic. There are lots of tucked away spots, it is easy to hear people, and parking is...More

Thank jlbran84
Reviewed December 6, 2014

For a midweek business dinner, this is one of the best restaurants in Houston. It was not too crowded or noisy so we could speak normally at the table. The waiter was attentive but not hovering. One of our diners, a vegetarian, was very pleased...More

1  Thank april s
Reviewed December 2, 2014

I was out w my wife and we decided on Arturos (3rd time visit)...looking over the menu I didn't see what I was hungry for that day , so I mentioned it..".no problem" they said , "we can make that , we have all the...More

Thank Bjorn S
Reviewed October 20, 2014

A nice place tucked away on a side street off of South Post Oak, Arturo's aims to please. We had a business dinner outside on the patio, which was much quieter than it would have been if we had been seated inside. That was a...More

Thank JustLurking
Reviewed September 26, 2014

Reliable sounds boring, I know. But we always have a good meal and a good time. The food is very good and the service attentive. We had the mussels and tuna. Both were delicious. Good wine selection. We love the pizza and the tuna tartar....More

Thank David7117
Reviewed September 16, 2014

The menu options were almost overwhelming in the number of items that I wanted to try. Ended up with the Ravioli special which was outstanding. Another party had the trout special, once again a real winner. Each appitizer was terrific. I quickly calculated that 5...More

Thank Allen727286
Reviewed September 15, 2014

I recently enjoyed a business dinner at Arturo's. The food was excellent and the waiter really took care of us. The menu was very good, with an array of dishes that appealed to our diverse group. The wine list was a bit limited, but with...More

Thank Dan R
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$31 - $50
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Open Hours
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1180 Uptown Park Blvd Ste 1, Houston, TX 77056-3220
    (Post Oak Blvd.)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-621-1180
  • E-mail
Arturo’s Uptown Italiano is presented by veteran Houston restaurateur Bill Sadler. The truly elegant interior features golden hues and stone walls, cherrywood floors, red booths, a handsome bar and soft lighting.This restaurant in the Galleria area between the neighborhoods of Memorial, Tanglewood and River Oaks will delight all who enter with its warmth and richness.Creativeness is the key element at Arturo’s.The menu is an exciting blend of traditional and fanciful takes on classic Italian dishes from various regional cuisines. The essential ingredients, from appetizers to desserts, are freshness and quality.Antipasti, salads, pasta, seafood and steaks are presented with a unique combination of simplicity and flair.
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