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Gabriella's Italian Grill & Pizzeria

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700 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6653
+1 956-761-6111
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4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We loved the pizza! It was thin crust as we liked and just had a great flavor over all. A real nice place and we would definitely visit agan!!

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Thank Mary M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a great meal here. The food was very good the service was great. The calzones and pizza were very tasty.

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Thank Jeff R
Rob T, Front Office Manager at Gabriella's Italian Grill & Pizzeria, responded to this review

Jeff R, Thank you for this great review! We are very happy to hear that the food and service were both great during your visit with us here at Gabriella's! Additionally, it is great to hear that the calzones and pizza were both delicious! We will pass your comments along to our manager and chef. We look forward to seeing... More 

ND
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

When you first walk in and the italian cooking and spices hit your senses, you immediately know you are in the right place. Five of us shared two pizzas and they were delicious! Good service, friendly people working, and top notch food, can't get much better. Don't leave south padre without checking it out.

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Thank roostershooter
Rob T, Front Office Manager at Gabriella's Italian Grill & Pizzeria, responded to this review

roostershooter, Thank you for this great review! We are pleased to hear that you and your party had an enjoyable experience here at Gabriella's! Additionally, it is great to hear that the pizza, service, and atmosphere were all great! We will pass your comments along to our manager and chef. We look forward to seeing you again soon here at... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I went here as my first dinner when vacationing on South padre island and it set the standard for all other meals this week....i was thoroughly impressed by the freshness of the food... Robert is a primo server...we're here for 5 days and I'm definitely coming back before I leave the island. Great job Robert! Great job Gabriella's! Ciao!

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Thank Jkwan33
Rob T, Front Office Manager at Gabriella's Italian Grill & Pizzeria, responded to this review

Jkwan33, Thank you for this outstanding review! We are pleased to hear that the food and service that Robert provided were both excellent during your visit with us here at Gabriella's. We will be sure to commend Robert on his outstanding service. We will pass your comments along to our manager and chef. We look forward to seeing you again... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

My husband and order a pizza for the first time. We also decided on take out. We arrived to find our food ready before the time they quoted us. I brought it back to where we were staying and it was amazing. I've been to Italy many times and this pizza reminds me of Italy. Simply amazing. We also got... More 

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Rob T, Front Office Manager at Gabriella's Italian Grill & Pizzeria, responded to this review

vitamindgirl, Thank you for taking the time to write this great review! We are very happy to hear that you and your husband had a great experience with our take out service and that you enjoyed the pizza and risotto as well! We will pass your comments on to our manager and chef. We look forward to seeing you again... More 

Old Station, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Everything we had at Gabriella's was excellent, and waiter Juan's service was superb. The fresh bread was accompanied by wonderfully seasoned balsamic, the salad was fresh and perfectly dressed and the pizza authentic. I had the Osso Buco special which came with an incredibly tasty sauce and perfect risotto. The meat was just a bit tough for my taste but... More 

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Thank William B
Rob T, Front Office Manager at Gabriella's Italian Grill & Pizzeria, responded to this review

William B, Thank you for the great review! We are pleased to here that you had a great experience here at Gabriella's from start to finish! Additionally, it is great to hear that the food was delicious and the service that Juan provided was superb! We will be sure to commend him on his outstanding performance. We will pass your... More 

South Padre Island, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My hubby and enjoyed the early bird special. The minestrone soup was the best I have had anywhere. The grilled tuna was superb. My husband's spaghetti and meatballs was the best. Caneloni for dessert was great. We will be back.

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Thank Birdbet
Rob T, Front Office Manager at Gabriella's Italian Grill & Pizzeria, responded to this review

Birdbet, Thank you for this great review! We are pleased to hear that you had a great experience here at Gabriella's and that you and your husband both enjoyed our Presto Cena Special. We will pass your comments along to our manager and chef. We look forward to seeing you again soon here at Gabriella's on South Padre Island! Thank... More 

Owen Sound, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I had last visited SPI and Gabriella's two years ago and decided to make a return visit early in our two month vacation. In the past we had ordered pizza and salad at Gabriella's but this time we saw the advertised Early Bird Special and decided to give it a try. We were not disappointed. I ordered... More 

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Thank Craig B
Rob T, Front Office Manager at Gabriella's Italian Grill & Pizzeria, responded to this review

Craig B, Thank you for this great review! We are pleased to hear that your experience here at Gabriella's was great!! Additionally, it is great to hear that you and your wife enjoyed the Presto Cena special and that the service was top notch! We will be sure to commend Juan on his service! We will pass your comments along... More 

Newport Beach, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Okay, that said, the lasagna sauce was really good, but with all the cheese, it was difficult to find the noodles. The bread was too doughy for me. Service was slow, but cordial. Would have appreciated more attention, as I would have liked to order some garlic bread and a glass of wine. Waiter came back to the table too... More 

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Thank Fencegal
Rob T, Front Office Manager at Gabriella's Italian Grill & Pizzeria, responded to this review

Fencegal, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with some feedback. We are disappointed to hear that you were not satisfied with your experience! We have addressed this with both our manager and our staff. We hope to see you again soon here at Gabriella's on SPI. Thank you, Arnie and The Gabriella's Team More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Read in trip advisor one of the best restaurants at the island decided to Order a take out ... fried calamari with marinara sauce .... & chicken parmigiana.... picked it up .. assured me all was in the bag ....got to my place order was incomplete missing marinará sauce for calamari ... called restaurant assured me driver was going to... More 

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Thank Letti1
Rob T, Front Office Manager at Gabriella's Italian Grill & Pizzeria, responded to this review

Letti1, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with some feedback. We are sorry to hear that you had a disappointing experience with our take out service. We have addressed this with our Manager and Staff. We hope that you will give us another try and we look forward to seeing you soon! Thank you, Arnie and The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $25
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6653
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  South Padre Island
  • Phone Number: +1 956-761-6111

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?