Staff was awesome with excellent service. Food was delicious and reasonably priced. Can't wait to go back!
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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
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.
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
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
Second generation owners who grew up in the house that used to be a grocery store. Outstanding carbonara probably best in Houston. They grow their own herbs in their garden. They have rooms that can be partitioned off for large groups. We had a group...More
Nice homemade Italian food. Love the spaghetti carbonara...the lasagna is good as well. We made reservations for a group of 12 and they gave us a private room. Everyone in the group really enjoyed the food and we have decided to return again for our...More
First time visitor, arrived early and still got the table right by the kitchen. The one "touched" server was there and a tad off putting...but then I found out he was a fixture. Son got a chicken dish, on first bite, he pulled a long...More
Supporting local restaurants is a priority! This quaint house exudes warmth, hospitality , and serves up excellent food. The service is fantastic...thank you Hector. Attentive but not invasive, his recommendations were spot on. Complimentary eggplant appetizer was wonderful. Will order it next time. Four meals...More