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Cristiano Ristorante

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724 High St, Houma, LA 70360-4712 (Barrow Street)
+1 985-223-1130
11:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun 11:00 - 14:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Pearl River, Louisiana, United States
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147 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Every time we go to Christiano's it's a special occasion. Even if it's just for lunch. Great menu with classic and specialty Italian dishes. An excellent wine menu. The ambiance of the old building or the courtyard for after work cock tails. Perfect spot for a romantic dinner with your significant other.

Thank Curtis O
Miami, Florida
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Great food. Always. You're in for a real treat! A great Italian menu, plenty of choice, good price and the staff provide a laugh. Seems popular and has a local vibe.

Thank Kovaceski
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Did not expect to find such a great spot where we found it! Food and service were both outstanding. Worth a return visit for sure!

Thank Pete P
Thibodaux, Louisiana
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3 reviews
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is amazing. I love all the different varieties of Italian food that is offered. Never disappointed when we go there.

Thank Allyson T
Waleska, Georgia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Great food and staff. Love the art work! Oysters and Filet Awesome! Music was excellent I would sit outside if the weather is good. Great garden area to relax and unwind. Thanks!

Thank Mark R
Greenwich Village, NYC
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61 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016

I did take out, so I'm not sure how great the table service is but, judging from the service I got and from what I could see as I was standing around, it's more than competent. The food, itself, is excellent and I would most certainly go back. It was surprisingly good, actually.

Thank paulvee
Houma, Louisiana
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Ultimate in dining. You will love it. Brunch is great and fun! You can sit outside weather permitting. Service is great with a family or solo. Its an old home that has been renovated to accommodate the restaurant.

Thank Cookiebird2
Brooklyn, New York
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016

I didn't expect food of this caliber in Houma. It's sophisticated, influenced by a global perspective yet the house uses local and specific to the region ingredients. It's also very tasty. I have a lot of respect for what they've done here. Our servers were top notch as well.

Thank Jasonides
Houma, Louisiana
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Cristiano's eclectic style of New Orleans cuisine is a culinary bridge between two "boots," Louisiana and Italy...this is proclaimed in the restaurant's website and is absolutely accurate. Cristiano Raffignone is a native Italian who has made Louisiana his home. His love of both Italy and Louisiana is evident. Along with his local partner, Kelly Barker, a real gem is hidden... More 

Thank julesdeborah
Rochester, NY
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15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Cristiano's specializes in northern Italian cuisine. They are known for their chargrilled oysters so we ordered them as an appetizer, and they were wonderful! They have a short seasonal menu of creative dishes, and I might have chosen the duck, but we were in a steak mood, so we ordered the filet mignon from the regular part of the menu.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$39 - US$99
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 724 High St, Houma, LA 70360-4712
    (Barrow Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Houma
  • Phone Number: +1 985-223-1130
Cristiano Ristorante is committed to offering traditional Italian food paired with hints of Mediterranean soul. Seasonal menus offer our guests the opportunity to try flavors not conventionally found in classic Italian food. Our registered sommelier’s wine list is diverse, with a beautiful selection of Italian, French, American and Argentinean wines. Our knowledgeable and welcoming staff will ensure your dining experience exceeds your expectations.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?