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Patrenella's Ristorante Italiano

813 Jackson Hill St, Houston, TX 77007-5772
+1 713-863-8223
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“bread” (7 reviews)
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
813 Jackson Hill St, Houston, TX 77007-5772
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Had a great dinner and class food. Great atmosphere. with just exceptional service. I would highly recommend this restaurant if you like proper Italian food. We had a wonderful time here at will come back. I had a cup of minestrone and the Meat lasagna....More

Thank Amazon5
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

Superb food. Great atmosphere. Exceptional service. I highly recommend this restaurant! We had a wonderful time here at lunch.

Thank rickpit
Reviewed December 14, 2017 via mobile

What a great place. Went here with colleagues as we were from out of town. Treated like family. Bread and oil to start was delicious. Eggplant appetizers for the table kicked the night off. Fettuccini Alfredo was amazing, as was the chicken Milanese. The Italian...More

Thank jdsbiz98
Reviewed November 18, 2017

I used to love going to Patrenella's. The food and atmosphere are always very comfortable. This last time, I was seated immediately by a wonderful and attentive latina woman. If only she was the person who waited on us. We ended up in the front...More

Thank JohnBrothers
Reviewed September 1, 2017 via mobile

Staff was awesome with excellent service. Food was delicious and reasonably priced. Can't wait to go back!

Thank Ryan T
Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I wanted to try out a different Italian restaurant and this place certainly did not disappoint. The place is actually an old house from the 1930s renovated to be a charming little restaurant. It is owned by the Patrenella family to this...More

Thank Karina C
Reviewed April 10, 2017

Food was incredible. Intimate atmosphere. Combination of fine dining and home-style cooking. After your meal, walk thru the back doors into their bar. Great drinks and cool place. Parking was easy.

Thank bigfish210
Reviewed February 5, 2017 via mobile

The owner treated us so well. We were dressed casually but we did arrive early at about 5:30 pm. We were seated in the back bar area by the window and they lit a fire in the patio area. The eggplant I have EVER had!...More

Thank Ann C
Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

A must try!! Sammy Patrenella has the best gem in Houston!! The most amazing food with the feel of eating dinner in someone's home. Sammy turned this old house into a restaurant for his wife & so it began. Make reservations to be safe &...More

Thank Angela D
Reviewed November 14, 2016

Eight of us were vending at the Houston Quilt Show and we all agreed we wanted to find "that great Italian place we ate at last year". We found it! Patrenella's was just as great this time as last year! Great authentic Italian food with...More

Thank retreatowner
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Lenora F
April 9, 2017|
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Response from Ann C | Reviewed this property |
The lunch menu is wonderful and the place is packed. Go early.
Lenora F
April 9, 2017|
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Response from Bob1775 | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 813 Jackson Hill St, Houston, TX 77007-5772
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Washington Ave./ Memorial Park
  • Neighbourhood: Washington Ave./ Memorial Park
  • Phone Number: +1 713-863-8223
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