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italian food

Quick Bytes: Bravo, Sud Italia

In the ever-evolving landscape of Rice Village, the closure of “Bistro des Amis” was not generally considered a change for the better by their small but loyal following. A tough act to follow? You bet, but lo and behold within just a few weeks of opening, Sud Italia, the…

The Skinny – North Italia Houston

Where Did We Go?
North Italia
1700 Post Oak Boulevard, Suite 190, Houston, Texas 77056
What’s the Skinny?

North Italia is another reason the Galleria area is getting its groove back! Dining around the Galleria area, aside from a few hot spots in Uptown Park, had kinda lost its luster. Now here comes…

The Skinny – Amalfi Ristorante Italiano & Bar

Where Did We Go?
Amalfi Ristorante Italiano & Bar
6100 Westheimer Rd #140, Houston, TX 77057
What’s the Skinny?

No worries if you don’t get the opportunity to travel to the Amalfi Coast anytime soon because Executive Chef Giancarlo Ferrara is bringing the true taste of Italy right within reach. With a focus…

The Skinny – Mascalzone Ristorante Italiano

Where Did We Go?
Mascalzone (The Heights)
1500 Shepherd Dr. Houston, TX 77007
What’s the Skinny?
Mascalzone is an authentic Italian restaurant that has recently opened its second location in Houston. The first location of this London-based franchise (there are three locations in London) is situated on the West side of town and…

Class and Comfort at Paulie’s

If forced to describe the food at Paulie’s in three words, I’d have to say “spaghetti” and “sugar cookies,” because this second-generation-owned Houston restaurant is perhaps best known for its house-made pasta and frosted cookie confections. But thank God no one has coerced me into such a summation, which…