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D'Amico's Italian Market Cafe

5510 Morningside Dr, Houston, TX 77005-3245
+1 713-526-3400
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“lasagna” (14 reviews)
“bread” (15 reviews)
“fresh pasta” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
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5510 Morningside Dr, Houston, TX 77005-3245
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Reviewed 4 days ago

checker table cloths make you feel you might be in Little Italy .. somewhere .. sauce is a little too sweet for my taste but servings are ample and service is prompt and neighborly .. sit outside if you can

Thank don b
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

I ordered two sticks of pepperoni from their Deli. My husband and I drove down to pick them up and stayed for lunch. Nice place, clean, service was swift and wait staff very attentive. We ordered from the daily luncheon menu, entree and two sides...More

Thank hotmama36
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Very pleasant outdoor dining on Morningside pedestrian strip near Med Center and Rice U. Fantastic people watching and above average Italian food. My salmon special with avocado sauce was first-rate. Chicken parm in the top quartile. Salads also very good. Bread below average. Wine by...More

Thank marko18745
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Do not search for Italian food at D'Amico. Even the names on the menu are spelled wrong, I don't know how they can claim it to be an Italian restaurant. This is the typical place where you can have American food surrounded by Italian stereotypes....More

2  Thank Matteo M
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Our first time to eat here. There were several lunch items to choose from. You picked 3 items from there daily lunch specials for your meal. Food was very good. Included bread and olive oil and herbs to mix for dipping your bread. We will...More

Thank Dan D
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

The restaurant has a daily lunch menu that includes some of their specialty dishes making it a great choice for a light but satisfying meal. I highly recommend the spaghetti and meatball and tiramisu for desert. The wait staff is very attentive and the atmosphere...More

Thank NSusanH
Reviewed 2 August 2017

This is one of Houston's Italian best kept secrets. I truly enjoyed the food and the great service! I ordered the TORTELLINI GENOVESE with Garlic bread and this was an authentic as it can get!!! the flavors were there and the fresh garlic and butter...More

Thank TheSinglenista
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Cool place we found while walking around Rice Village. Our waitress was incredibly sweet but we felt the service was too slow. I didn't receive my cocktail until our appetizer was almost gone, about 30 minutes after I ordered it. We could tell it was...More

Thank Greg K
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

When our extended Family thinks of celebrating at a restaurant, we many times think of D'Amicos Italian Market. The food: Wood-fired Pizzas (in GF also), Antipasto Tray, Potato Gnocchi with Italian Sausage and Marinara, Bruschetta, Lasagna, and more.... all good. The servers have been attentive...More

Thank angela7747
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

I have eaten here for 10 years. They serve any variety of Italian favorites. But their most awesome dish is the crab fingers with lemon butter garlic sauce. I would order the crab just to get the sauce. Good drinks and great wines. Don't delay...More

Thank BordeauxGuy3
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5510 Morningside Dr, Houston, TX 77005-3245
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > University Place
  • Neighbourhood: University Place
  • Phone Number: +1 713-526-3400
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