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Arcodoro

#485 of 7,051 Restaurants in Houston
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Great Uptown
Italian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
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5000 Westheimer at Post Oak, Houston, TX 77056 (Post Oak)
+1 713-621-6888
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17:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 15:30
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Sun - Wed 17:00 - 22:30
Sun - Sat 11:00 - 15:30
Thu - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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124 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Met an old college classmate for dinner while in Houston. Was staying in the Galleria area, so he took me to Arcodoro. Great location, great service, and the food was outrageous!! We had the Tuna Tartare appetizer and I had the Salmon seafood special with Risotto. We had to leave early to pick up another member of the party, so... More 

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Thank Bill D
Napa, California
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In a city that has excellent restaurants, from old time gems, to neighborhood hang outs, to perfect concept restaurants, Arcodoro is way behind the curve. It looks and feels like a charmless Florida, plaster made, faux Tuscan you find on every tourist corner and strip mall. We had a hard time finding something on the menu that actually sounded good... More 

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Thank NapaWineboy
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402 reviews
310 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came in for an early dinner and therefore we were seated right away. We sat outside as the cool breeze was very suitable for such. We ordered the Sardinian sampler appetizers for starters. Good but certainly not spectacular. For dinner we ordered the Linguini with clams and the Margherita pizza. The linguini had a good flavor but the clams... More 

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Thank Omar R
Houston, Texas
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52 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Had a business dinner and was thoroughly pleased with the impeccable food and service we experienced. The food was superb and fresh. Our group shared meals and I can highly recommend the lamb, bone in filet, sole, veal, and lobster. With that said, the lamb was done to perfection and my favorite.

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Thank Don R
Lori F, Public Relations Manager at Arcodoro, responded to this review

Thank you Don for sharing your review with the Trip Advisor Community. We enjoyed having you and looking forward to many more times you "break bread" at Arcodoro. My favorite is the lamb as well but the Dover Sole is a close second. More 

Houston, Texas
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Like the previous reviewer, I had the Sardinian tasting menu during HRW. Granted, I went on the Saturday of the Labor Day Weekend, so I shouldn't have expected much. I was seated in Siberia on what was supposed to be a patio. I had the same menu as described - my tuna was also missing the cannellini beans which are... More 

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Thank HVane
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32 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

Arcodero is an Italian and Sardinian restaurant in Post Oak Center. I had talked my friends into coming here during Houston Restaurant Weeks because I wanted to try their Sardinian tasting menu. We all ordered it and we all were disappointed. I have never been to Sardinia so the food may have been authentic, but if so, it is nothing... More 

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Thank Macossay
Kansas City, Missouri, United States
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

If you're interested in authentic Sardinian food, Arcodoro is well worth the visit. I became aware of Arcodoro upon planning a trip to Sardinia and reading owner Efisio Farris's book on the food of that Italian island. I had the polipo (octopus) appetizer and the spaghetti with butarga and scallops, followed by a glass of mirto (a digestive liquer) and... More 

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Thank Greg W
Bellaire, Texas, United States
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632 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

We took the family for Sunday lunch to Arcodoro. The place is well located on the corner of Westheimer and S.Post Oak. Efficient valet parking. There are some outdoor tables, but not advisable in the summer. Inside, the dining areas are divided into smaller rooms, thus offering the impression of privacy and intimacy. The decor is typically Italian, with wall... More 

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Thank Gabriel H
Houston, Texas
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123 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

It is now certain, After so many wonderful meals, that Arcodoro is the finest Italian Restaurant in Houston. They offer true Sardinian fare, and we love the delightful presentation of the three brilliant specials of the day! A warm welcome, immediate seating, waiters and sparkling water within seconds! Truly worth the trip, and always a superb dining experience. The waitstaff... More 

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Thank Hunter T
Lori F, Public Relations Manager at Arcodoro, responded to this review

This review made us blush. thank you for being such a loyal client and sharing your thoughts with the Trip Advisor Community. You have definitely become one of the family. More 

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33 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

I've been here with several different clients for lunch and dinner. Their food is so good. It's do nice that they valet too. I love so many dishes it's hard to recommend just one. Great restaurant!

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Thank Robin C
Lori F, Public Relations Manager at Arcodoro, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing this with the Trip Advisor community. There are so many great dishes on our menu that sometimes you just need to close your eyes and point at one. Always try the specials. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$40
Cuisine
Italian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 22:30
Monday
11:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 22:30
Thursday
11:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5000 Westheimer at Post Oak, Houston, TX 77056
    (Post Oak)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Great Uptown
  • Neighbourhood: Great Uptown
  • Phone Number: +1 713-621-6888

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