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Orlando's Italian Restaurant

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6951 Indiana Ave, Lubbock, TX 79413-6111
+1 806-797-8646
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hale Center, Tx
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Awesome atmosphere and food and drinks were superb! Recommend to all. Plans are to return soon. Friendly service and the management did a real good job of welcoming us in.

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Thank Randy I
Lubbock, Texas
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Orlando's is always a safe, delicious choice whether dining with friends, family or as a couple. The green chili cheese soup is a favorite menus item. Have eaten here in many occasions and have yet to be disappointed.

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Thank dbrunner
Lubbock, Texas
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Quaint little place with a romantic feel. The food is always good and the menu has several Italian options. My favorite is atomic tortellini! The negative about this place is the location. The area is known for crime. There is security in the parking lot.

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Thank Honey0310
Lubbock, Texas
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Not just the Best Italian food. The best food in town. In the 30 plus years I've been eating at Orlando's I've tried nearly everything on the menu and it's all been good. But the Green Chili Chicken Linguine is still my favorite.

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Thank Richard M
Midland, Texas
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stuffed manicotti with cheese! The BEST! Have not eaten anything that wasn't great! Great service for a fair price.

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Thank Kathy L
lubbock
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55 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

What used to be excellent Italian has crashed into the abyss of disaster. 20 years ago this place was awesome. it has a great atmosphere still but that's where it ends. Even their signature pizzas have become middle of the road. My plate of pasta had no less than 4 oz of butter or grease it was laying in. I... More 

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Thank artibear
Lubbock
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37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This place serves food that is usually on the heavier side of things, but oh is it good! It's pricey too, but it's worth it.

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Thank medic752
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57 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

My family of three ordered the meat pizza. It arrived hot and looked very delicious. Unfortunately we are not fans of sweet marinara sauce. The pepperoni was crisp and tasty, the Italian sausage was spicy and the Canadian bacon was thick. Its just did not pair well with the sweetness of the sauce and the texture of the white crust... More 

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Thank Cynthia C
Lubbock, Texas
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Home owned....delicious. Best Italian food in Lubbock and always busy but accommodating!!! Salads fresh, cold....delish. A super sized amount on the full plate - rigatoni my fav.

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Thank maxeybleu
Slaton, Texas
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We go all the time. We are watching our weight right now so we get the cholula chicken Greek salad. It's huge and wonderful and fresh.

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Thank Jim A
Loyd T, Owner at Orlando's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

I've watched my weight at Orlando's too. I bought in with the original owner in 1978 at 212 pounds and I'm 290 now! I'm also eating the salads trying to lose a few pounds too! It's one of the dangers of getting free pizza anytime I want some. lol More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$6 - $15
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Television, Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups, Dining on a budget, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6951 Indiana Ave, Lubbock, TX 79413-6111
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Lubbock
  • Phone Number: +1 806-797-8646
Description
Orlando s Italian Restaurant has been serving our "Tex-Italian" (Texas Monthly gave us that moniker) cuisine since opening its original 24th & Ave. Q location in 1965.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?