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Grotto Ristorante

4715 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77027-4717
+1 713-622-3663
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (23 reviews)
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Opens in 26 min
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
4715 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77027-4717
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Reviewed August 10, 2016

I have been to this restaurant twice while on business in Htown. Tonight I had the red snapper with poblano and shrimp topping. I am not a big mushroom person, but the toppings tasted great. The snapper was cooked perfectly. The side of pasta and...More

Thank Ptexas
Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

We eat here at least once every 1-2 months...overall the decor is nice....waitstaff is friendly and efficient...wine menu is decent and reasonably priced... Mussels appetizer - 7/10 Linguine alla Vongole (Bianco or Rosso) - 8/10 Linguine Pescatore - 7/10 Tiramisu - 8/10

Thank MRD2005
Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

Great, authentic Italian ambiance. Delicious food. Good prices. Wonderful waitstaff. We'll be back for sure!

Thank xcomp
Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

It may have been what I selected but i ordered the "choose 6 from the appetizer bar." And everything was just awful. The fried califlower was literally ice cold. The meatballs were cold in the middle. The shrimp salad had an awful tasting sour/bitter dressing....More

Thank L W
Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

This is my first time here and I loved it! Staff is really trained well. They were at our table every 4 minutes to make sure we didn't need anything. And, the food was fabulous.

Thank Gloria D
Reviewed July 5, 2016

I wish I wish I wish they had a Grotto here. I love this place. Have for years. Lunch and dinner- both outstanding. I go back and forth on the favorites but their house salad is simple yet just right, the angel hair pasta with...More

Thank kackylynn
Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

The Grotto near the Galleria in Houston is the perfect place for a food and fun filled lunch (or dinner) with family, friends or simply solo. The menu is expansive, offering the perfect mesh of American and home style Italian. The business lunch, with its...More

Thank inagirl2003
Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

I wish I would have taken pictures of the beautiful food brought out to us but, we spent so much time chatting on the relaxing patio that, I was in a rush to dive in! Lol. Wonderful environment (happened to be a beautiful night last...More

Thank Kelly K
Reviewed June 12, 2016

Resonably priced.Wonderful food. Friendly service. Start with the bread basket omg the best with the seasoned olive oil. Delicious Lobster Bisque, Excellent Veal dish, the dessert was soo good.

Thank michelekrugel
Reviewed June 10, 2016

Delicious Food. Great service. I love the little cookies at the end. It is a nice hang out spot after work too. I think this place need a little more parking but what can I say its the galleria. Its like that every where around...More

Thank Pearl121Paradise
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No, not really, casual is ok, been there in jeans and shirt...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar scene, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4715 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77027-4717
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Great Uptown
  • Neighborhood: Great Uptown
  • Phone Number: +1 713-622-3663
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Inspired by classic Southern Italian cooking, Grotto features delicious veal, chicken, seafood and house made pastas – the signature Osso Bucco is not to be missed! The breath-taking décor features spectacular hand-blown glass chandeliers, whimsical murals and custom-made polished iron scrollwork. Wine connoisseurs will be impressed with the extensive collection of Italian and domestic selections. With our winning combination of impeccable service, superb cuisine and passion for detail, Grotto is the perfect location for Italian dining.
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