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700 Milam St, Houston, TX 77002-2806
+1 713-224-2422
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“linguine” (5 reviews)
“tiramisu” (4 reviews)
“bread” (6 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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700 Milam St, Houston, TX 77002-2806
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Perbacco is a great casual choice for excellent Italian food before a show in the Theater District. Located across the SE corner of Jones Hall, it is an easy walk to any venue. Three blocks from Jones Hall. We had a group of ten. I...More

Thank Greg P
Reviewed 22 January 2018

The food was good, service good and it's so convenient to have a quick meal and go see a show. We will be back!

Thank Erin A
Reviewed 5 November 2017

This is a fast work lunch spot, or a we are going to a play, show or symphony spot. But it is also a sit, have a bottle, some pasta and deserts as long as you want spot. Well done classic Italian food. Good wine...More

Thank Joe M
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

If you blink, you will miss this restaurant on the back side of Jones Hall. This was an impromptu visit without a reservation but they were able to accommodate without a reservation an hour before the show started. The staff and service were excellent. The...More

Thank SeriousBiz
Reviewed 20 October 2017

This restaurant is in a great location across from Jones Hall and for the location the price is good. However it is a small space, and is very cramped inside. The service was slow, and our food was very average. They did get us out...More

Thank TrueTexasTraveler
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

We wanted Italian before the theater and Perbacco exceeded our expectations. We ordered the chef's special which was shrimp, scallops, and lobster in a light tomato sauce over linguini. It was fabulous! We compared it to some dishes we had had in Italy and Perbacco...More

Thank Jan J
Reviewed 13 July 2017

This place is small but mighty! The atmosphere was great and the food was wonderful! The service is excellent as well. The entire staff was very attentive to our needs. It is located right in the theater district. Just a short walk to Jones Hall,...More

Thank Lori S
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere, reasonable prices and impeccable food. A true taste of Italy! From appetizers to dessert, all was beyond delicious!

Thank Sheryl78
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Parking was a pain, but the dining was so worth it. The wine and food were wonderful. I had the linguine pescatore. The tiramisu was amazing! The service was great and the owner very friendly. Will definitely be back! Highly recommend.

Thank akelling5
Reviewed 28 April 2017

This is our second trip to Perbacco. The food is tremendous, based on the four meals that we have eaten. This trip we tried the CAPRESE Tomatoes and Mozzarella (again). Tomatoes that taste like tomatoes is always a plus. The mozzarella was creamy and soft...More

Thank rhodeb
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 Milam St, Houston, TX 77002-2806
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 713-224-2422
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