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Colosseum Italian Restaurant - CLOSED

2104 S Market St, Brenham, TX 77833-5830
+1 979-421-9800
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good25%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible15%
9 Jul 2013
“This is a Mexican restaurant now”
11 Aug 2012
“4 1/2!!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Italian, Pizza
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2104 S Market St, Brenham, TX 77833-5830
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1 - 10 of 20 reviews

Reviewed 9 July 2013

No longer Italian. It is a Mexican restaurant. We haven't eaten there as Mexican. Will report later.

Thank Wayne L
Reviewed 11 August 2012

It was only because of enthusiastic recommendations from three locals that we ignored a couple of scathing reviews of this restaurant and took a chance. As a result, my sister and I had two delicious meals (Chicken Piccata and Eggplant Parmigiana). Large, homemade, freshly-baked dinner...More

Thank whenpigsfly77586
Reviewed 26 July 2012

Disgusting! I should have known when the place was deserted. The tea was old, the soup was lukewarm, and the sampler tasted worse than an off brand frozen meal. The manicotti tasted like a noodle wrapped around ricotta cheese, the beef in the lasagna looked...More

Thank Only1in1000000
Reviewed 15 June 2012

The owners and cook are actually from Sicily...which makes for interesting conversation. However, don't always presume that since a person is from a wonderful region for food, that they can actually cook. I had given this place numerous opportunities to prepare different dishes, all of...More

Thank Edward201125
Reviewed 30 March 2012

Sorry for the folks who had negative experiences but I've eaten here dozens of times and only once had anything negative happen (very slow service). Yes, the salads are just ordinary but I don't come for the salads. Unless I'm in really the mood for...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 29 March 2012

Just ok affordable italian food. Somedays it is the only italian open.

Thank Alfa_Travelers
Reviewed 19 January 2012

Food was too salty and had little other flavor. Service was slow. Not worth another visit.

1  Thank Jane P
Reviewed 26 August 2011

Best pizza in town...it is homemade, hand tossed and always comes out PERFECT!!! And, it is very affordable!! Look forward to going every weekend for my pizza fix...the atmosphere is relaxing (clean and quiet)..waitstaff and management are super friendly and always available...makes for a very...More

Thank mark h
Reviewed 20 June 2011

Colosseum usually has very friendly people and owners working. Their bread is excellent, their salad is poor. The soup we had (minestrone) was out of a can and not very good. Chicken Diane and a similar dish are decent. Their pizzas are huge and great...More

1  Thank texas123Brenham
Reviewed 11 June 2011

Manicotti - velvety smooth filling inside tender pasta. Hard to find as authentic as this in Texas. The tomato sauce was sweet and chunky then topped with cheese. Wife had a spicy chicken dish (can't remember the name) and the chicken was tender, perfectly cooked....More

Thank HDanielJones
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  • Address: 2104 S Market St, Brenham, TX 77833-5830
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Brenham
  • Phone Number: +1 979-421-9800
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