1501 W. Pecan St.
Hours: Mon.-Sat., 11am-10pm
This is your basic family-style Italian restaurant, where the portions are large, the prices are ridiculously low, and the quality is fine.
Before you have the espresso of your dreams, treat yourself from this expansive menu.
3801 Capital of TX Hwy. N. Ste. G-100, 512/327-4448
This is good, old-fashioned Italian – need we say more? Try the Linguine Luci Johnson. Mangia!
2521 Rutland, 512/719-3377
Local greens from Boggy Creek farm are a standard, as are many other locally-found ingredients here. For varied Italian regional cuisines and an extensive wine list of mostly Italian and Cal-Ital selections, try this Hyde Park neighborhood stalwart.
408-C E. 43rd, 512/451-1218