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Cristiano Ristorante

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724 High St, Houma, LA 70360-4712 (Barrow Street)
+1 985-223-1130
Today
17:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
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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Waleska, Georgia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles 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!

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Greenwich Village, NYC
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62 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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.

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Thank paulvee
Houma, Louisiana
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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.

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Brooklyn, New York
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 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.

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Thank Jasonides
Houma, Louisiana
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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 

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Rochester, NY
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

I love the unique and fabulous combination of flavor and texture of the food offered in this restaurant. Very delicious. Good Service. Open late, and a beautiful outdoor patio.

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Thank Kris M
Houma, Louisiana
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43 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

This is the best restaurant in town. The place is unique, the food is delicious and the service great. It is great for seating at the bar for a few drinks or a full course Menu. I've been there so many times and it was always great.

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Thank fernd123
Louisiana
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Christiano's has everything! Atmosphere, great food and wine, an excellent bar with very knowledgeable bartenders and an excellent wait staff. Give it a try, you will be very pleased!!

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Houston
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

Nice atmosphere - a little kitschy and artsy. Service was good, but not great. Staff was friendly, though. Food was delicious. Cuisine is more continental than Italian. I visit Houma several times per year on business. Once I found Cristiano, I left the usual litany of chain restaurants with bad service and greasy food behind.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 39 - US$ 99
Cuisine
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
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, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 14:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
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
Description
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 have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?